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A Second Suspect Is Arrested in the Murder of a Barnard College Student

A Second Suspect Is Arrested in the Murder of a Barnard College Student

A 14-year-old boy has been charged as an adult in death of Tessa Majors

Asian New Yorkers Worry the Coronavirus is Behind a Rash of Bias Incidents

Asian New Yorkers Worry the Coronavirus is Behind a Rash of Bias Incidents

By Yuntong Man and Caroline Chen A week ago, Helen Wang, a Chinese graduate social work student at Columbia University, got on the 1 train on her way

Everything You Need to Know About the Brokers’ Fee Ban (and Its Temporary Restraint)

Everything You Need to Know About the Brokers’ Fee Ban (and Its Temporary Restraint)

It’s possible that NYC renters got a little too excited upon initially hearing the words “broker’s fee” and “ban” together in the same sentence. A judge will decide

Two Police Officers Shot in the Bronx in Less than 12 Hours

Two Police Officers Shot in the Bronx in Less than 12 Hours

Two NYPD officers were shot in two different incidents in less than 12 hours in the Bronx, police said, and a suspect is now in custody. At around

ICE Agents Shoot Brooklyn Immigrant During Altercation

ICE Agents Shoot Brooklyn Immigrant During Altercation

Community activists gather outside Maimonides Hospital in Brooklyn to wait for news on the victim

Who Gets the Vote?

Who Gets the Vote?

The City Council may expand the right to noncitizens. What do New Yorkers think of that?

New Yorkers to Bill de Blasio: Meh

New Yorkers to Bill de Blasio: Meh

“Anybody need any more whistles? Tommy! More whistles!” John Puglissi, 1st vice president of the Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association, the biggest police union in New York City, cried orders as he strode around a group of about 50 police protesters standing in the rain on Time Square Thursday morning at 7 a.m. On Thursday’s broadcast of […]

Attacks on Transit Workers Stir Fear and Frustration

Attacks on Transit Workers Stir Fear and Frustration

On April 21 at 10:30 a.m., while many New Yorkers were enjoying their Easter candy, Denaul Jenkins II, 33, was on the job as an MTA subway conductor, waiting to catch the second train of his shift. As he sat on the southbound platform at the 149th Street-Grand Concourse station in the Bronx, Walter Rivera, […]

The L Train Slowdown Went Smoother Than Expected

The L Train Slowdown Went Smoother Than Expected

Crowds of people filtered into Brooklyn L-train stations on Saturday afternoon amid the line’s planned slowdown. Despite fears of a snarled transit mess, the anticipated moment arrived with minor issues beyond what was expected: slowed service and crowded train cars. The MTA finally implemented the highly anticipated plan to fix the L train Canarsie tunnel […]

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