California Man Accused Of Threatening Families Of Rep. Hakeem Jeffries, Journalist George StephanopoulosAuthorities say he demanded the congressman and journalist retract statements about the election and threatened to harm their families.
'Every Day That Donald Trump Remains In Office Presents A Clear And Present Danger': New York Officials Call For Impeachment Of President TrumpRep. Hakeem Jeffries and Mayor Bill de Blasio joined members of New York City's delegation Saturday, explaining why impeachment needs to happen even though the president has less than two weeks left in office.
Watch: NY Leaders, Members Of NYC Congressional Delegation Respond To Riot At U.S. CapitolLocal leaders and members of New York City's congressional delegation responded to Wednesday's riot at the U.S. Capitol.
Election 2020: New York City Could Face Fight For Badly Needed Funding Even If Biden Wins PresidencyThink of Election 2020 as a train barreling into the station. Depending on who wins, New Yorkers could be on the train to economic recovery or under the train, crushed.
Beastie Boys’ Ad-Rock Joins Officials In Condemning Post-Election Bias IncidentsAs President-elect Donald Trump continued to hold transition meetings in New Jersey, elected officials in New York had plans of their own.
Congressman Calls For Brooklyn's General Lee Avenue To Be RenamedRep. Hakeem Jeffries, D-N.Y., is incensed that the main roadway through the Fort Hamilton military base in Brooklyn is named for Gen. Robert E. Lee, commander of the Army of Northern Virginia during the Civil War.
Netanyahu In Speech To Congress: Iran Nuclear Deal 'Paves Path To Bomb'Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu thanked the United States and President Barack Obama for aiding Israel, but warned of the threat that Iran poses to Israel's survival.
Israeli President Reuven Rivlin Looks To Strengthen Ties With Latino Community During Bronx VisitLooking to strengthen ties between Israel and the city's Latino community, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. welcomed the President of Israel on Wednesday.
Lawmakers Discuss Police Shooting Of Unarmed Brooklyn Man With ProsecutorsThe medical examiner's office said Sunday that 28-year-old Akai Gurley died from a single bullet to the torso.
Members Of Congress Seek Federal Probe Into Eric Garner's DeathSix members of New York's congressional delegation are asking the Justice Department to formally investigate last month's police custody death of Eric Garner.
Suspect Apprehended In Stabbings That Left 1 Child Dead, 1 Hurt In Brooklyn Police named a suspect Wednesday evening in the stabbing of two children, one fatally, inside an elevator in Brooklyn.
Brooklyn Community Calls For Action As Search Intensifies For Stabbing SuspectThe father of a 6-year-old boy who was stabbed to death inside an elevator in Brooklyn claims the suspect being sought by police is a homeless man he's seen in the building before.
A Primary Day Like No Other Winds Down In New YorkThere were a number of hotly contested Democratic primaries that were getting voters to the polls on Tuesday, especially in the racially and ethnically diverse 8th Congressional District in Brooklyn and Queens.
Jewish Voters Could Very Well Decide House Battle Between Barron, JeffriesIn the heated contest to replace retiring Congressman Ed Towns, it is the positions on Israel and the Middle East that may decide the election between Charles Barron and Hakeem Jeffries
State Lawmakers Call For Commission To Investigate NYPD's 'Culture Of Corruption'Recent alleged incidents, including the Bronx ticket scandal, have officials like Assemblyman Hakeem Jeffries calling for action.