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Today Assemplyman David Weprin, at microphone above, along with OATH leaders will announce the upcoming Neighborhood Pop-up Court in Queens.

On Monday,...

Roger Wareham, a human rights lawyer with the December 12th Movement, one of the groups that will be protesting against the sanctions on Zimbabwe.

Black human rights...

The December 12th Movement will honor the late freedom-fighter and former Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe next week in Harlem.

The International Secretariat of the...

Governor Cuomo today signed a bill championed by Assemblyman David Weprin to help public employees who aided in 9/11 clean up.

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo signed Senator...

Today represents the 18th anniversary of the Sep. 11th attacks in New York City; Shanksville, Pennsylvania; and at the Pentagon.

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced that...

Attorney General Letitia James filed a motion to seek a preliminary injunction to stop the Trump Administration’s public charge rule from going into effect.

The new rule...

New York Attorney General Letitia James today released the following statement confirming the ongoing investigation into telecommunications giant Google for antitrust issues: ...

New York Attorney General Letitia James today led a coalition of 26 public jurisdictions and health care providers in filing a motion for summary judgment, requesting that the United...

Today, Deputy Bronx Borough President Marricka Scott-McFadden delivered a speech before the New York City Council, on behalf of Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz, in opposition to the...

Anti-mass incarceration groups are hailing the New York City Council's funding of alternatives to incarceration.

Yesterday, City Council Speaker Corey Johnson, and...

Today, advocates for the closing of Rikers Island celebrated the city's certification of a plan that would do that.

Following the City Planning Commission’s certification...

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. is unhappy with the City Planning Commission's decision to move forward with plan to build new...

With his presidential aspirations dwindling, Mayor Bill de Blasio is under fired from all sides for his mishandling of the Eric Garner...

AG James: "If Main Street has to play by a set of rules, then so must Wall Street."

Attorney General Letitia James and Governor Andrew Cuomo released the following...

Senator Schumer and Senator Gillibrand anounce $571, 267 in federal funding for workforce training in upstate New York.

U.S. Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer and...

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