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Adams heads to Albany to press NY priorities —but leaders may be in Buffalo

Mayor Eric Adams is traveling to Albany Tuesday to lobby key Democratic lawmakers on his end of session priorities such as extending...

Eric Adams ‘very concerned’ about SCOTUS ruling that could lift NY open carry ban

Mayor Eric Adams is “very concerned” about the possible reversal of a state ban prohibiting New Yorkers from openly carrying loaded firearms...

City Council bill would nix extra tax to help eateries recover COVID

City officials want to temporarily nix an extra city tax incurred by bars and restaurants in a move aimed at helping the...

NYC to spend over $2M to help Ukrainian refugees with housing, legal aid

New York City will spend over $2 million to help an anticipated influx of Ukrainian refugees with housing, legal and translation services,...

Adams warns ‘more to be done’ on bail reform after budget deal

Mayor Eric Adams said Gov. Kathy Hochul’s planned fixes to New York’s controversial bail reform law and other criminal justice policies don’t go far...

Mom of freshman Democratic City Councilman fears city crime spike

Fear of “violent crime” in the city almost made the mother of one freshman Democratic councilmember skip her son’s inauguration ceremony in...

GOP Nassau County Executive Bruce Blakeman holding gun drive for Ukraine

A Nassau County politician wants Long Islanders to donate guns so he can ship them to Ukraine for use in the ongoing...

NYPD pension fund to divest $42M of Russian-issued securities investments

New York City’s Police Pension fund will divest its securities investments issued by Russian companies, following a slew of state and federal...

New York GOP leaders attack President Joe Biden’s response to Ukraine crisis

GARDEN CITY – New York Republicans gathered on Long Island for the first day of the party’s annual convention and attacked Pres....

New York hospitals to resume elective surgeries after COVID case decline

New York hospitals can resume performing elective surgeries and procedures thanks to a decrease in COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations tied to the...

Rep. Tom Suozzi says NY’s new district maps gerrymandered, cuts competition

A top Democrat running against Gov. Kathy Hochul for governor is siding with Republicans against his own party, arguing the newly approved...

Former Mayor Bill de Blasio says he won’t run for Congress in newly redrawn district

Former Mayor Bill de Blasio said Tuesday that he won’t make a run in New York’s recently redrawn 11th congressional district after...

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