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Residents gather at #IamAME rally at Greater Allen A.M.E. Cathedral of New York in Queens (Credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Rally Held At Queens Cathedral In Response To South Carolina Church Shooting

Mayor Bill de Blasio attended the rally dubbed #IamAME at Greater Allen African Methodist Episcopal Cathedral of New York in Jamaica Saturday afternoon.

06/20/2015

Long Island United for Police Reform

Dozens Rally For Police Reform As Former Suffolk Sergeant Appears In Court

Dozens of Hispanic women and men called for an end to what they say is biased and abusive policing.

05/19/2015

Demonstrators stage die-in on sidewalk in front of a McDonald's at Amsterdam and 71st. (credit: Al Jones/1010 WINS)

Fast Food Workers Rally For Higher Wages In NYC

Fast food workers are rallying this morning for a $15 hourly wage in what they’re calling their largest mobilization.

04/15/2015

Bernard M. Baruch Houses, part of New York City Housing Authority (credit: NYCHA)

NYCHA Residents Demand State Funding For Housing Improvements At Albany Rally

Earlier this year a report was released detailing what it said were deplorable conditions in public housing in the city.

03/16/2015

Public Advocate Letitia James rallies for education funding on March 15, 2015 (Credit: Public Advocate Letitia James' Office/1010 WINS)

Officials, Education Advocates Demand More State Funding For NYC’s Public Schools

Public Advocate Letitia James rallied parents, teachers and other education advocates, demanding more funding for public schools from Gov. Andrew Cuomo.

03/15/2015

Parents and students line up in Harlem for bus trip to Albany to rally for education equality. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Charter School Advocates Rally In Albany

Two days after a teachers union-led protest of Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s education proposals, charter school advocates are making their views heard.

03/04/2015

Advocates for strengthening rent laws in NYC rally outside City Hall before Council hearing (Credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Rally Held Outside City Council Hearing On Extending, Strengthening Rent Regulations

City Councilman Jumaane Williams and other advocates argue with 60,000 people in city shelters right now, that number will spike if rent protections are not strengthened.

03/02/2015

Kevin Klein of the New York Rangers is congratulated by teammates after scoring the game-winner in the third period against the New York Islanders on February 16, 2015 at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

We Can Beat You! Rangers Storm Back, Win Wild One Over Islanders

When the Islanders scored 11 seconds in on Monday night and built a pair of two-goal leads it appeared they would remain perfect at home against division opponents. Not so fast.

02/17/2015

Protesters gather in Washington Square Park for march to One Police Plaza over police violence (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

Authorities: 2 Officers Assaulted During Protest Calling For Justice For Eric Garner

Demonstrators gathered in Washington Square Park for a 2 p.m. march to One Police Plaza outside the NYPD headquarters.

12/13/2014

Freedom Plaza filling up in D.C. ahead of march against police violence (Credit: Al Jones/1010 WINS)

Thousands March Against Police Violence In Washington, D.C.

Rev. Al Sharpton’s National Action Network, the Urban League and the NAACP are sponsoring the demonstration.

12/13/2014

President Obama Attends Rally For The Re-Election Of Connecticut Gov. Malloy

President Obama Rallies For Gov. Malloy In Connecticut Ahead Of Election Day

Obama praised the governor for pushing for an increase in the minimum wage to $10.10 an hour and helping to create one of the most successful health insurance marketplaces in the country.

11/02/2014

Marijuana Cigarette (file / credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Activists Call For Marijuana Legalization In New Jersey

Several speakers urged the crowd to push state and federal lawmakers to legalize or decriminalize marijuana.

10/19/2014

Verrazano-Narrows Bridge

Residents Hold Pro-Verrazano Bridge Bike Path Rally

Meredith Sladek, with a group called The Harbor Ring, said a Verrazano bike path is the missing link in the group’s vision for a 50-mile loop around New York Harbor that encourages fitness and tourism.

10/18/2014

Big rally in Foley Square for charter schools on Oct. 2, 2014. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Thousands Of Charter School Supporters Hold Rally In Foley Square

It was a sea of red in Foley Square on Thursday — a message from parents and students to Mayor Bill de Blasio that they are seeing red over the poor quality of New York City public schools.

10/02/2014

Panorama of JFK Airport as seen from Chopper 880. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Queens Residents Fed Up With Noise Following Change In Flight Patterns At JFK, LaGuardia

Residents who live near LaGuardia Airport and John F. Kennedy International Airport say flight patterns instituted several years ago have upped the noise level to unbearable levels.

09/14/2014

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