In Wake Of Corona, Queens Shooting, Mayoral Candidates Adams, Sliwa Offer Plans To Combat NYC Gun ViolenceSaturday night's shooting in Queens, which wounded 10 people, has prompted New York City's mayoral candidates to weigh in on how to end the gun violence plaguing parts of the city.
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.
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.
Portrait Of Ida B. Wells Unveiled At Brooklyn Borough HallWells was a pioneering journalist and abolitionist in the late 1800s who documented the horrors of lynching and co-founded the NAACP.
Eric Adams Calls Out Mayor De Blasio Over Continued Gun Violence, Says He Must Go To Bronx To Reassure ResidentsPolice cars were patrolling the Morrisania section of the Bronx, where earlier Thursday a 25-year-old became the latest murder victim in one of the bloodiest summers police have seen in decades.
Gov. Cuomo Announces New Partnership With Mayoral Hopeful Eric Adams To Combat NYC Gun ViolenceThere has been a stunning rebuke of Mayor Bill de Blasio and the city's inability to stem the tide of gun violence.
NYPD Commissioner Shea On Repeat Gun Arrests: 'What Is The Plan Here?'With gang gun violence continuing to plague the city, and no immediate solutions in sight, the mayoral candidates jumped into the fray Tuesday.
Democratic Mayoral Candidate Eric Adams Among Those Who Met With President Biden On Illegal Guns And Crime ReductionThe president's plan focuses on providing funding to cities that need more police, more community support, and cracking down on illegal firearms with serious consequences.
Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams Set To Attend White House Meeting Addressing Nationwide Surge In Gun ViolenceAdams is attending the meeting in his capacity as Brooklyn borough president.
NYC Mayoral Race: Kathryn Garcia Concedes Democratic Primary To Eric AdamsWe're inching closer to knowing who will be the next mayor of New York City.
NYC Mayoral Race: Eric Adams Leads Democratic Primary With 50.5% After Absentee Vote CountThe Board of Elections released the absentee ballot count in the Democratic mayoral race on Tuesday night and Eric Adams continues to lead.