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arrest of Brian Benjamin

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Yesterday, while New York was largely fixated on the subway shooting attack in Sunset Park, Brooklyn, there was another bombshell story rocking New York: the morning...

this budget falls short when it comes to crim­inal justice. By rolling back progress on bail reform

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Friday, New York State lawmakers enacted budget legis­la­tion for fiscal year 2023, includ­ing $20.5 million for the new statewide small donor public finan­cing...

Former Mount Vernon Mayor Andre Wallace (shown above) says Mount Vernon is headed for "self-destruction"

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Former Mount Vernon Mayor Andre Wallace (shown above) says Mount Vernon is headed for "self-destruction" because of incompetent governance.

The more things...

What if we could stop Putin from invading Ukraine?

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What if we could stop war? What if we could stop Russia from invading Ukraine? Because of one man, Vladimir Putin, and his personal desire to grow an empire, an...

Brad Lander

Brad Lander.

At this moment of transition for New York City, our communities are facing both anxious uncertainty and expansive opportunity.

We are emerging from a historic...

New York City Council elected Adrienne E. Adams as the city’s first African-American speaker.

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BROOKLYN, NY: Council Member Farah N. Louis (D-Brooklyn), Co-Chair of the New York City Council's Women’s Caucus, released the following statement after the New York...

Shaun Dixon

Officer Shaun Dixon stands near his building's security system. A DOC captain snuck into his building following a deliveryman at least two times before he returned with a SWAT team.

Shaun...

Malikah Shabazz, one of the twin daughters of Malcolm X, was found dead in her Brooklyn home

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Malikah Shabazz, one of the twin daughters of Malcolm X, was found dead in her Brooklyn home on Monday.

Shabazz, 56, was found unconscious by her daughter around...

Dr. Cholakian

Dr. Cholakian. Her husband broke her arm but Judge McGowan gave him an order of protection against her. 

In New York State the Governor, the legislative body in Albany, and the...

Jumaane Williams has officially declared a run for governor in 2022

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ALBANY — New York City Public Advocate Jumaane Williams has officially declared a run for governor in 2022, joining Gov. Kathy Hochul and Attorney General Tish James in a...

former NYPD captain Eric Adams made history becoming New York City's second Black mayor

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On Tuesday, former NYPD captain Eric Adams made history becoming New York City's second Black mayor registering a resounding defeat upon Republican Curtis Sliwa. The...

Mr. Eric Adams, for New York City Mayor; Mr. Alvin Bragg, for Manhattan District Attorney; and Ms. Cordell Cleare for New York’

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On Tuesday, New Yorkers will go to the polls to elect candidates to help them navigate out of the turbulent waters we find ourselves in during this critical COVID-19 crisis...

New York Attorney General Letitia James entered the race for governor on Friday

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New York Attorney General Letitia James entered the race for governor on Friday, kicking off a Democratic primary clash that will immediately pit the progressive favorite...

Democratic nominee for Buffalo Mayor, India Walton.

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The Bronx, NY -- As early voting starts across the state, Congressman Jamaal Bowman once again is encouraging his supporters to do all they can for the Democratic nominee...

diverse and growing South Asian community in the neighborhoods of Richmond Hill, Ozone Park and South Ozone Park together.

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With the release of proposed legislative district maps on September 15th, the New York State Independent Redistricting Commission demonstrated that they had...

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