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Trump Says His 'Journey' Is 'Far From Being Over' In First Major Public Speech Since Leaving OfficeFormer President Trump returned to the public spotlight on Sunday at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Orlando, giving his first public speech since leaving office.
Gov. Cuomo Agrees To Attorney General James' Demand For Legal Referral To Investigate Sexual Harassment AllegationsGov. Andrew Cuomo on Sunday responded after facing a second allegation of sexual harassment.
FDNY: 3 Injured In Manhole Fire In Midtown; Con Ed Crews Remain On SceneResidents in an East Side neighborhood were shaken out of sleep early Sunday morning by bellowing explosions.
2nd Co-Op City Power Outage Affects Residents In Same Buildings That Lost Electricity FridayAnother power outage in Co-op City is affecting potentially thousands of residents in the same buildings that lost electricity Friday.
Police: 2 Men Wanted In Violent Queens Home Invasion Stole $3,000 From Woman At GunpointPolice say the men got into her apartment by following her after she took out the trash.
CBS2 Weather Headlines: Wet And Chilly Overnight; Rainy And Breezy Again Monday MorningIt'll remain on the wet & chilly side through the night with temps only dropping slightly into the upper 30s to low 40s. But conditions will improve by lunchtime Monday.
Police Arrest Connecticut Man They Say Attacked Ambulance Facilities With Molotov CocktailsAuthorities say Richard White of Torrington set fires and threw Molotov cocktails at at least four Connecticut EMS agencies.
Black History Is Our History: New Jersey Chapter Of Black Prosecutors Association Founded On Desire To Build Trust With CommunityThe Black Prosecutors Association was started in the early 1980s after a Denver prosecutor realized he had very few colleagues nationwide that looked like him.

Black History Is Our History

Black History Is Our History: New Jersey Chapter Of Black Prosecutors Association Founded On Desire To Build Trust With CommunityThe Black Prosecutors Association was started in the early 1980s after a Denver prosecutor realized he had very few colleagues nationwide that looked like him.
Black History Is Our History: World Champion Gymnast Wendy Hilliard Uses Her Own Experience To Encourage Next Generation Of Black Athletes To SucceedShe would represent the U.S. in international competition a record nine years, including three world championships, earning national and international gold medals.
Black History Is Our History: Queens Resident Lewis Latimer, Son Of Fugitive Slaves, Helped Make Lighting More AffordableLewis Latimer, the son of fugitive slaves, invented a method for producing a longer lasting light bulb which also made lighting affordable for more people.
Black History Is Our History: First Deputy Commissioner Ben Tucker, NYPD's Highest-Ranking Black Officer, On Why He Decided To Become A Police Officer, George Floyd and MoreHe was sworn in as an NYPD trainee at 18 in 1969, the decade of the Civil Rights Movement when nation leaders were assassinated and tension between police and the Black community often erupted on the streets.
Black History Is Our History: Southampton, Donors Set To Restore Home Of Philanthropist Pyrrhus ConcerHis obituary described him as one of the most respected residents of the Hamptons. But the important legacy of former slave Pyrrhus Pyrrhus Concer was lost in the last century.
Black History Is Our History: Divine Nine Fraternities, Sororities Offer Lifetime Of Brotherhood, Sisterhood For African AmericansAfrican Americans still face unique challenges on college campuses and in their communities, so the Divine Nine is as necessary today as it was more than a century ago when most of the organizations were founded.