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A white senior manager at BronxCare hospital was so determined to get rid of a Black certified nurses assistant (CNA) on staff that she allegedly falsely blamed her for an injury to a patient,...

Today, we take time to commemorate the lives lost and the damage done to our nation 21 years ago

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The following is a statement from the New York State the Board of Regents Chancellor Lester Young, and New York's Commissioner of Education Betty Rosa on...

Comptroller Brad Lander opened a survey with New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) residents seeking feedback and suggestions

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New York, NY – New York City Comptroller Brad Lander opened a survey with New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) residents seeking feedback and suggestions for...

 the United States Supreme Court decision to overturn Roe v. Wade, striking down the fundamental federal right to abortion

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NEW YORK – New York Attorney General Letitia James issued the following statement in response to the United States Supreme Court decision to overturn Roe v. Wade, striking...

Today’s decision by the Supreme Court to strike down New York’s proper cause requirement to carry a concealed weapon

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NEW YORK – New York Attorney General Letitia James today released the following statement after the U.S. Supreme Court issued a ruling in New York State Rifle...

monkeypox virus is most often spread through direct contact with a rash or sores

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June 23, 2022 – The Health Department today announced the opening of a temporary clinic to administer the two-dose JYNNEOSTM vaccine to eligible people who may have...

NACA provides the best affordable homeownership program for low to moderate income individuals and people of color.

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(QUEENS, NY – June 23, 2022) – Several hundred future homeowners have already arrived at the event venue of the Resorts World Casino in Queens (110-00 Rockaway Blvd, Queens, NY...

The Health Department today released the 2022 New York City Heat-Related Mortality Report

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June 16, 2022 — The Health Department today released the 2022 New York City Heat-Related Mortality Report, an annual report describing the toll that heat...

winner of the Congressional Art Competition from New York's 14th Congressional District: Sally Almaklani.

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The Bronx, NY - Thursday, Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez unveiled the winner of the Congressional Art Competition from New York's 14th...

Community leaders, advocates and experts called for cuts to the NYPD budget

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This week, Communities United for Police Reform (CPR) members and partners, including Audre Lorde Project, Jews for Racial and Economic Justice, Make the Road...

“For too long the gun industry has acted as if it was above the law,” said David Pucino

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New York, NY — Wednesday Brady, Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence, and New Yorkers Against Gun Violence applauded a decision by a federal court in New York...

Palestinian-American journalist Shireen Abu Akleh's funeral

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The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, is calling on President Biden to...

AG James Calls For State Constitutional Amendment For Abortion

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NEW YORK – New York Attorney General Letitia James issued the following statement today in support of amending the New York State Constitution to ensure the right to abortion...

New York City Health Commissioner Dr. Ashwin Vasan

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New York City Health Commissioner Dr. Ashwin Vasan released the following statement due to the recent rise in COVID-19 cases:

“With COVID-19 cases...

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