MTA Approves Controversial Hiring Of 500 Additional Police OfficersProtesters argue the proposal could lead to some riders being unfairly targeted and the money should be spent on improving service instead.
MTA Plan To Put Hundreds Of Police Officers In Subway System Sparks Funding FightGov. Andrew Cuomo has called for the hiring to crack down on fare beaters and improve public safety.
Campaign 2020: Bernie Sanders Holds Packed Rally In Queens, Gets Support Of AOC2020 presidential candidate Bernie Sanders held a rally in Queens Saturday, getting the support of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.
President Trump Talks Greenland, Jewish VotersPresident Trump is doubling down despite criticism for claiming Democrats are disloyal to Israel and lashing out against the so-called "Squad" of congress members, including Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.
Ohio Man Arrested, Louisiana Cops Fired After Making Facebook Threats About Alexandria Ocasio-CortezThe U.S. Attorney's Office in Cleveland says 41-year-old Timothy Ireland of Toledo was charged Friday with making interstate threats.
Ocasio-Cortez of NY, Watson Coleman of NJ Vote Against Resolution Opposing Boycott Movement Against IsraelThe House of Representatives voted this week to approve a non-binding resolution that opposes the boycott movement against Israel.
Police Officers Fired Over Post Allegedly Suggesting Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Should Be ShotGretna Police Officer Charlie Rispoli, a 14-year veteran, called the former bartender a “vile idiot” who “needs a round… and I don’t mean the kind that she used to serve.”
NYU Study Warns Of Real Danger Behind Rising Hate SpeechAccording to NYU research, cities with more of a certain kind of racist tweets reported more actual hate crimes related to race, ethnicity, and national origin.
'The Squad' Calls President Trump's Comments 'A Distraction'Congresswomen Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ilhan Omar, Ayanna Pressley and Rashida Tlaib sit down with Gayle King on "CBS This Morning."
President Trump Stands By Comments As House Votes To Condemn Controversial Tweets About AOC, OthersDuring a cabinet meeting, President Donald Trump continued to defend his remarks, saying if the congresswomen decide to leave the U.S. they can go "wherever they want."
Trump Tells Democratic Congresswomen Of Color To 'Go Back' To Their CountriesPresident Trump said on Twitter Sunday that "'Progressive' Democratic Congresswomen" should "go back" to their countries — even though three of the four lawmakers he was seemingly referring to were born in the U.S. and all are American citizens.
Will Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Play Kingmaker In Queens' District Attorney Race?Queens Democrats pick a district attorney candidate tomorrow in a race that's taken on national significance.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Sparks Criticism Over 'Concentration Camps' RemarkThe post by Ocasio-Cortez likening the Mexican border crisis to concentration camps triggered an avalanche of criticism on both sides of the political aisle.
Emotionally Disturbed Man Breaks Into Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's Office, Sets Off Fire ExtinguisherSources tell CBS2 the 24-year-old suspect entered the building on 37th Avenue in Jackson Heights around 4:40 p.m. and was discharging a fire extinguisher when officers arrived.
Filmmaker Rachel Lears On Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Netflix Doc: ‘There’s A Lot Of Misconceptions About Her & Her Backstory’Lears discusses her new documentary "Knock Down The House" and the rise of AOC.