Judge Who Gave Light Sentence In Brock Turner Case Removed By VotersVoters recalled a California judge over a sexual assault sentence that garnered national attention.
Democrats Pick Up At Least 3 Seats In New Jersey State AssemblyNew Jersey voters have delivered Democrats a victory in the general election by expanding the party's control in Trenton by picking up three new Assembly seats.
Fire Suppression System Requirement At Gas Stations Could Soon Be Lifted For N.Y. StateMotorists who pull into gas stations likely don’t notice the fire suppression systems embedded in overhead canopies, but for decades, New York state has required them. But the state’s Code Council could soon lift the requirement.
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Judge Tosses Controversial Vote On Makeup Of Ramapo Town BoardA judge on Tuesday threw out a pair of referenda that set up a ward system and added two new town board members in Ramapo.
Bogota, N.J. Mayor Says Rival's Dad Punched Him Outside Polling PlaceThe mayor of Bogota, New Jersey, went to vote on Tuesday and got punched in the head.
De Blasio: 'I Will Never Forget That As Mayor, I Work For You'In his victory speech as mayor-elect of New York City Tuesday night, Democrat Bill de Blasio declaed a mandate to repair the inequality he said has left the city suffering, and said as mayor, “I work for you.”
Thompson Concedes NYC Dem Mayoral Primary, Endorses de BlasioNew York City mayoral candidate Bill Thompson said at a news conference Monday that he was proud to endorse Bill de Blasio as the Democratic nominee.
No Vote For Bloomberg In Either Mayoral PrimaryThe mayoral candidates both Democratic and Republican have been casting their votes Tuesday, but you will not see Mayor Michael Bloomberg in a voting booth.
City Council Passes Bills That Watchdog NYPD, Ease ProfilingEarly Thursday morning the New York City Council voted on and passed two bills that will potentially impact how the NYPD operates on a day-to-day basis.
NJ Democrat Challenges Christie Call On Special Election For Senate SeatThe lawsuit brought by Somerset County Democratic County Chairwoman Peg Schaffer claims the election is illegal and an attempt to suppress the vote.
Christie, Buono Easily Win N.J. Primary NominationsChristie defeated conservative Seth Grossman in the Republican primary, and Buono won over Troy Webster, an aide to the mayor of East Orange, in the Democratic primary on Tuesday night.
SUNY Board Votes Again To Close Down Long Island College HospitalThe State University of New York board of trustees has again voted to close down Long Island College Hospital.
Congressman: 'Lincoln' Movie Was Wrong About Conn. Views On SlaveryU.S. Rep. Joe Courtney (D-Conn.) was trying to correct the record Tuesday, after Steven Spielberg’s “Lincoln” movie suggested that Connecticut was not entirely in favor of the 13th Amendment that abolished slavery.
Suffolk County Votes To Remove 2 Trailers Full Of Sex OffendersSuffolk County lawmakers have voted unanimously to move 38 homeless sex offenders out of two construction trailers, and place them in scattered locations throughout the county.