New Jersey Journalist Being Detained In Nigeria For Months Over Pro-Democracy ViewsEvery ribbon represents a day Sowore’s husband has been away from his home and his family in Haworth – locked up and isolated in his native Nigeria. So far there are 91 ribbons.
After Saying He's Leaving New York, President Trump & Gov. Cuomo Tussle Over TaxesPresident Trump is skipping town; saying he’s leaving New York City and moving his official residency to Florida. The announcement came with complaints about New York state politicians.
Suffolk County Executive Facing Comptroller In Next Week's ElectionSteve Bellone has been at it for eight years and he wants another four at the helm of Suffolk County. Republican John Kennedy says he has radically different views.
'This Plan Is A Disaster. One Size Does Not Fit All': N.Y. Union Leader Reacts To 'Medicare For All' ProposalPresidential candidate Elizabeth Warren's "Medicare for All" plan comes with a price tag of more than $20 trillion, and is being met with some harsh criticism.
Goodbye Big Apple! President Trump Changes Primary Residence From New York To FloridaIn a lengthy "breakup letter" Thursday night, Trump basically told New Yorkers it's not you, it's your taxes and your politics.
House Votes To Approve Impeachment Resolution, Establishing Inquiry RulesAll but two Democrats voted for the measure, with all Republican members voting against it.
New York City Bans The Sale Of Foie Gras, Will Punish Businesses Offering Food From Force-Fed AnimalsThey say producing the traditional French delicacy involves animal cruelty by force-feeding a bird through a tube pushed down its throat.
Brooklyn Lawmaker Introduces Bill Giving Prison Inmates The Right To Vote In New YorkState Sen. Kevin Parker of Brooklyn has introduced legislation that would give inmates still serving time inside the state’s prison system the right to vote in all elections.
Twitter Announces Ban On All Political Ads Ahead Of 2020 ElectionTwitter CEO Jack Dorsey said the company is recognizing that advertising on social media offers an unfair level of targeting compared to other mediums.
City Council Eyes Revamp Of The Way Commercial Waste Is Picked Up In NYCA battle is brewing over garbage in New York City.
Council Speaker Johnson Unveils Sweeping NYC Streets 'Master Plan' Designed To 'Break The Car Culture'City Council Speaker Corey Johnson and transportation advocates rallied Tuesday on the steps of City Hall as lawmakers prepared to approve a new "streets master plan."
Boeing CEO Tells Congress Company Knew Of Test Pilot's 737 Max ConcernsBoeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg told a congressional hearing Tuesday he was aware in early 2019 that a test pilot had raised questions about the safety of the jet.
House Democrats Unveil Impeachment ResolutionHouse Democrats released the text of the resolution they plan to bring to a floor vote laying out the next steps in the impeachment inquiry.
Mayor De Blasio Catching Criticism For His Protection Unit Repeatedly Taking Son Dante To CollegeQuestions are being raised about the use of NYPD detectives assigned to Mayor Bill de Blasio's protective unit being assigned to ferry his son, Dante, back and forth to college.
House To Hold First Full Vote On Impeachment InquiryHouse Democrats are preparing a resolution establishing the groundwork for the next stage of the impeachment inquiry, Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Monday.