New York City

Ghost Gun
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May 08, 2019 - 4:56 pm
The New York City Council is considering a bill that would make it illegal to own parts that can be used to assemble “ghost guns.”
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Measles vaccine
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May 07, 2019 - 6:00 pm
The number of measles cases has risen to 466 in New York City and 84 individuals have now received summonses for ignoring the mandatory vaccination order.
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Vision Zero Emergency
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May 07, 2019 - 5:44 pm
There's a renewed push for the city to speed up safety improvements on streets throughout the five boroughs, following a jump in pedestrian and bicyclist fatalities.
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NYPD Police Vehicle
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May 02, 2019 - 6:18 pm
The NYPD on Thursday reported a startling increase in hate crimes throughout the city in 2019.
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Mayor de Blasio Sesame Street
Paige Polk/Mayoral Photography Office
May 01, 2019 - 7:11 pm
If you’ve always wondered “how to get to Sesame Street,” then look no further.
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Prison (Getty)
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May 01, 2019 - 6:04 pm
New York has become the first major city in the U.S. to offer free phone calls from jails.
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Rolando Perez, Jr.
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May 01, 2019 - 5:45 pm
New York City has reached a $3.5 million settlement in a lawsuit filed over the 2014 death of a Rikers Island inmate who records show was deprived of seizure medication.
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Homeless in subway
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April 30, 2019 - 6:47 pm
An advocacy group on Tuesday gave Mayor Bill de Blasio and Gov. Andrew Cuomo failing grades for their handling the city’s homeless problem.
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Mayor Bill de Blasio Public Health Crisis
Ed Reed/Mayoral Photography Office
April 30, 2019 - 9:58 am
New York City health officials have closed more schools in Brooklyn and issued additional fines Monday as part of efforts to contain the growing measles outbreak.
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Mayor Bill de Blasio
Michael Appleton/Mayoral Photography
April 25, 2019 - 7:29 pm
With an eye on the dark clouds of an uncertain economy, Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday unveiled the city's new cautious spending blueprint.
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