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Participants prepare to release balloons while standing next to a sea of candles at the conclusion of a march to mourn the victims of AIDS on November 30, 2011 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Activists To Rally In Times Square For World AIDS Day

Dozens of activists were set to rally in Times Square Sunday to commemorate the 25th World AIDS Day.

11/30/2013

Ed Koch at Esquire Magazine's 70th Anniversary party in New York City - Feb. 20, 2003 (credit: Evan Agostini/Getty Images)

Mayor Koch Remained Staunchly Private On Matters Of Sexual Orientation

Late Mayor Ed Koch was a strong supporter and champion of gay rights, but when it came to the issue of his own sexual orientation, he steadfastly maintained a commitment to privacy.

02/02/2013

Former New York City Mayor Ed Koch (file / credit: Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)

Ed Koch Applauds Russian Justice System In ‘Pussy Riot’ Case

There has been nearly unanimous outrage over the two-year jail sentence handed down for the members of the Russian punk band, but Former New York City Mayor Ed Koch is defending the punishment.

08/22/2012

Archbishop Timothy Dolan

Archbishop Dolan: NY Times Reviews Are Insensitive

Archbishop Timothy Dolan said the Times is allowing insensitive references to Catholics that it wouldn’t allow for others.

10/23/2010

Archbishop Timothy Dolan

Play-gate: Archbishop Dolan Vs. The N.Y. Times

He leads 2.5 million Catholics, and on Thursday night Timothy Dolan was using his position to take on a media giant. The archbishop is angry at the New York Times, and he’s not being shy about showing it.

10/22/2010