Capitol Police Detail Violence, Injuries As Hearings Begin Into Jan. 6 InsurrectionThe House Select Committee investigating the Jan. 6 riot held its first hearing Tuesday, hearing from law enforcement officers tasked with defending the Capitol that day.
Trump Advisor Thomas Barrack Faces Arraignment In Brooklyn Federal CourtBarrack is charged with violating federal lobbying law after allegedly failing to disclose his work on behalf of the United Arab Emirates.
Pelosi Taps Republican Congressman Adam Kinzinger For January 6 Select CommitteeHouse Speaker Nancy Pelosi appointed GOP Congressman Adam Kinzinger of Illinois to serve on the select committee investigating the January 6 assault on the Capitol, she announced Sunday.
Mayor De Blasio Sounds Off On Those Not Taking Delta Variant Seriously: 'I Mean, This Is Crazy. Get Vaccinated'The highly contagious Delta variant has driven New York City's COVID-19 cases to its highest total since May. And health experts say those most vulnerable are the unvaccinated.
McCarthy Pulls All Republicans From January 6 Select Committee After Pelosi Rejects Two PicksHouse GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy says he will pull all five of his picks to serve on the select committee investigating the January 6 assault on the Capitol, if House Speaker Nancy Pelosi doesn't rescind her rejection of two of his recommendations, Congressmen Jim Jordan and Jim Banks.
De Blasio Blasts MTA Over Congestion Pricing DelaysThe mayor presented the MTA with a fake $15 billion check Tuesday, saying that implementing congestion pricing would effectively invest that same amount into the city's mass transit.
NYC Board Of Elections Certifies Primary Results; Eric Adams Officially Wins Democratic Nomination For MayorAdams beat former sanitation commissioner Kathryn Garcia in the city's first ranked choice election by just over 7,000 votes.
Dr. Fauci: COVID Vaccination May One Day Be Required For Kids To Return To School, Depending On How U.S. Handles Latest SurgeDr. Anthony Fauci, the country's leading infectious disease expert, is now backing a new COVID-19-related recommendation for when schools start back up in a few weeks.
Sen. Gillibrand Joins NYC Mayoral Hopeful Adams In Pushing Bipartisan Bill That Would Make Gun Trafficking A Federal CrimeTwo New York lawmakers have joined forces to tackle gun trafficking. On Monday, new legislation was announced in honor of a Brooklyn teen killed by gun violence.
Eric Garner's Family Pushing For Mayor De Blasio, Former NYPD Commissioner O'Neill To Testify On How NYC Handled 2014 DeathA Manhattan Supreme Court judge said Monday that a judicial inquiry into the fatal arrest of Eric Garner will begin this October.
Sen. Schumer Turns Up Heat On State Department To End Massive Backlog Of Passports Needing To Be Obtained Or RenewedSen. Chuck Schumer is calling on the State Department to act and get tens of thousands of New Yorkers out of what he calls "passport purgatory."
Gov. Cuomo Interviewed In Sexual Misconduct InvestigationWhat Cuomo said Saturday will be evaluated and could lead investigators to re-interview previous witnesses or even conduct new interviews.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo Faces Questioning In Sexual Harassment InquiryMore than half a dozen women have accused Cuomo of sexual harassment or inappropriate behavior.
Judge Orders U.S. To Close DACA Program To New Applicants, Calling It IllegalA federal judge in Texas ordered the U.S. government on Friday to close the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program to new applicants, saying the Obama administration did not have the legal authority to grant deportation relief and work permits to undocumented immigrants brought to the U.S. as children.
Gov. Cuomo Expected To Be Interviewed By State Attorney General's Office About Sexual Harassment AllegationsMore than half a dozen women have accused Cuomo of sexual harassment or inappropriate behavior. Now, the governor himself is set to face questions about those allegations.