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Biden’s cuddles sparks debate among younger voters

For these millennials, Biden’s affectionate ways sparks a larger conversation about boundaries and sexual harassment.

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As parents overdose, education becomes overburdened

Parents are getting high, children are being neglected and teachers are desperately seeking help as the opioid crisis unleashes its plague on the state of education.

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Plastic bag ban approved in New York State budget

The ban will go into effect in March of 2020.

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Metrocard Swipes to be Replaced by Contactless System

The New York City subway system may soon be getting an update. Commuters are often frustrated by the MTA’s Metrocard system – sometimes, they don’t swipe properly; when the funds on the card run low, the machines in the stations sometimes aren’t working, or will only take cash. A potential solution is a contactless subway card. The MTA has begun […]

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East Village eyesore’s future remains uncertain

Before it was a cracking, boarded-up shell, the former school building was used as a community center of sorts.

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The Green New Deal explained in 1:17

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Women Demand Equal Pay

Women gathered at New York City Hall on Tuesday for the 13th Annual Equal Pay Day to address the pay gap and demand equality.

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Plan to stop MTA bus fare evaders gets cool response

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Trump foes hurl lawsuits to stop national emergency for border wall

Opponents  believe  Trump is abusing presidential emergency powers  and that he is not acting in the interests of border security, but working to further his own interests.

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Diverse books are lacking in the NYC elementary curriculum

Parents and students on the steps of the Tweed Courthouse, which houses the city’s Department of Education, voicing their displeasure with the lack of diversity in the elementary curriculum. Photo by Levar Alonzo.   Kadija Kone,  still remembers the first time she read a book with a main character that looked like her. She had to read the book for […]