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Eric Adams Struggles to Energize Younger Voters. Can He Make It to City Hall Without Them?

Outdoors Metropolis Corridor on a current afternoon, Borough President Eric Adams stood in a pinstripe go well with and tie beside Abner Louima, who’d been badly overwhelmed and sexually assaulted by NYPD officers in 1997. Louima spent two months within the hospital after the assault. His beating set off a wave of protests towards police […]

New York Restores Voting Rights For Formerly Incarcerated People

New York took a serious step in the direction of increasing the variety of eligible voters within the upcoming main election when Governor Andrew Cuomo final week signed a invoice that restores voting rights for anybody launched from jail. In the event that they’re launched earlier than Might twenty eighth, they may register to vote […]

There Are Only Two Black Male Prosecutors For All Of Long Island

In 1998, Donald Rollock was one in every of two Black males working within the Nassau County District Lawyer’s workplace. His white supervisor assigned him the case of a mom abusing her teenage daughter. “It was a 16-year-old lady and she or he was having intercourse with some man, an older man,” Rollock recalled in […]

Breaking: Multiple People Shot In Broad Daylight In Times Square

A lady and youngster are amongst a number of victims shot in broad daylight in Instances Sq. Saturday, based on emergency officers. The capturing occurred simply earlier than 5 p.m. within the nook of forty fourth Avenue and Seventh Avenue, based on preliminary particulars offered by the police. The New York Submit experiences the lady […]

New York Opens COVID Vaccine Availability To All U.S. Residents Age 16 And Up

New York well being officers have relaxed the state residency requirement for getting vaccinated for COVID-19 permitting non-residents over the age of 16 eligible to get a shot at a neighborhood website, in line with up to date vaccination pointers launched this week. The state’s vaccination web site now says “all people 16 years of […]

Controversial Borough Park Figure Heshy Tischler Pleads Guilty For Leading Violent Mob On Journalist

Harold “Heshy” Tischler, the Brooklyn right-wing radio host working for New York Metropolis Council, pleaded responsible to expenses he directed a crowd to assault a journalist throughout a protest in opposition to coronavirus lockdown measures final fall. At a digital listening to Friday, Tischler confessed to the misdemeanor cost of “inciting a riot” that led […]

What To Do When A Pigeon Lays An Egg On Your Bed (Yes, It’s Known To Happen)

When Ramona Kelly acquired residence to her house in Washington Heights final week, she discovered one thing bizarre on her mattress: a small spherical object that regarded like a ping pong ball and one stick subsequent to it.  She picked it up, moved it round in her arms—and it felt like there was liquid inside. […]

How A 4-Year-Old Brooklyn Boy Bought Nearly 1,000 SpongeBob Popsicles Online

One April afternoon in Crown Heights, 4-year-old Noah Ruiz requested his mother, Jennifer Bryant, for a popsicle formed like SpongeBob SquarePants, his favourite cartoon character. Bryant seemed on Amazon — the place she shares an account together with her sister — however instructed Noah she determined to not purchase the popsicles since they have been […]

Candidates For Bronx Borough President Lay Out Their Visions In First Debate

The main Democratic candidates within the race for Bronx borough president supplied divergent views over how they are going to lead the town’s most impoverished borough within the first televised debate forward of the June twenty second major. The digital debate by Spectrum Information/NY1 featured 4 of the 5 candidates on the poll for the […]