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New York State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver walks out of the Federal Courthouse after his arraignment on January 22, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Yana Paskova/Getty Images)

New York State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver To Step Down By Monday

Embattled New York State Assembly speaker Sheldon Silver has agreed to step down by Monday of next week, in the wake of federal corruption charges.


Trenton Mayor Tony Mack

Trenton Mayor Tony Mack Convicted Of Corruption Charges

Trenton, N.J. Mayor Tony Mack was convicted of corruption charges by a jury Friday.


NYPD Officer Acquitted In Corruption Case

A New York City police officer has been acquitted of corruption charges linked to drug busts. NYPD Officer Julio Alvarez was cleared Friday by a judge in Brooklyn.