Sen. Ruben Diaz

Sen. Ruben Diaz and the New York Hispanic Clergy Organization voice their support for a Fresh Direct facility in the Bronx at the Bronx County Courthouse on Nov. 17, 2014. (credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

Rallies Held For, Against Planned Fresh Direct Facility In Bronx

Supporters and opponents of a proposed Fresh Direct facility in the Bronx held dueling rallies ahead of a public hearing Monday night.


State Sen. Ruben Diaz (credit: CBS 2)

State Senator Wants To Allow Lawsuits If People Are Stopped From Recording Cops

New York State Sen. Ruben Diaz (D-Bronx) introduced a bill Thursday in which someone who is stopped from videotaping a police officer could sue for $25,000.


New York Senate

Same-Sex Marriage Issue Takes Over Albany As Rest Of N.Y. Waits In Anticipation

There were passionate protests on Wednesday and still no vote on same-sex marriage from the Senate. Republicans, who control the vote, have yet to decide if they want one — or when.