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Still Occupying: Police Occupy Wall Street

September 17th, 2012  |  by  |  published in News, Special Reports | 1 Comment »

Robert Cammiso of Park Slope, Brooklyn, at the South Street Seaport Sept. 17 shortly before marching onto Wall Street. Cammiso, 49, went back to school after being laid off from his construction job in 2009. Photo by Timothy Weisberg.

What was intended to be an act of civil disobedience turned into a cat-and-mouse chase with police, who prevented protestors from being able to occupy anything.

Still Occupying: OWS not just a youth movement

September 17th, 2012  |  by  |  published in News, Special Reports | 1 Comment »

Bill Steyert, 69, of Queens, displays his "battle flag". Steyert is a Vietnam veteran who said he has been protesting since the late 60s. Photo taken by Breana Jones.

By 7:09 a.m. Bill Steyert, 69, had been arrested for blocking traffic.

Thousands pause to remember 9/11 victims

September 12th, 2012  |  by  |  published in News, Special Reports | Leave A Comment »

Lauren DeLucia of North Bergen, N.J. sits with her father, Marco, one block away from private ceremonies for families at New York's 11th anniversary ceremony of Sept. 11. DeLucia and her father volunteered for search and rescue and cleanup teams days immediately after the Sept. 11 attacks. Photo by Timothy Weisberg

Yesterday marked the 11th anniversary of the terrorist attacks that killed over 3000 and changed the New York City landscape forever.

Mixed emotions at 9/11 ceremony

September 12th, 2012  |  by  |  published in News, Special Reports | 1 Comment »

A flag is suspended from a crane next to 1 World Trade Center, the building formerly known as the Freedom Tower. by Alyana Alfaro

For many 1 World Trade Center is not a welcomed sight.

“He saved people”

September 11th, 2012  |  by  |  published in News, Special Reports | 1 Comment »

Ilia Rodriguez attends the 11th anniversary of 9/11 in honor or her son. Photo by Daniella Silva

Families and friends remember those who died on 9/11

Quiet Reflection on the 11th Anniversary of 9/11

September 11th, 2012  |  by  |  published in News, Special Reports | 1 Comment »

Vietnam Veteran and first responder, Jimmy Bacolo, remembers his service and the lives lost on 9/11.  Photo by Courtney Pence

Two veterans at Zuccotti Park made sacrifices because of 9/11.

Families honor 9/11 victims in intimate service

September 11th, 2012  |  by  |  published in News, Special Reports | Leave A Comment »

Jennifer Irizarry attended the 11th anniversary memorial service of the attacks on Sept. 11, 2001. Photo by Alex Jung

9/11l service that was markedly quieter and more intimate than years past.

GOP Primary: Romney sweeps

April 24th, 2012  |  by  |  published in Special Reports | Leave A Comment »

GOP Primary: Romney sweeps

Former Massachusetts governor, Mitt Romney has won all five states up for grabs in today’s primary elections.

GOP Primary: Slow day at the polls in Staten Island

April 24th, 2012  |  by  |  published in Special Reports, Video | 1 Comment »

GOP Primary: Slow day at the polls in Staten Island

Less than half of the registered voters made it to the polls in Staten Island.

GOP Primary: “DREAMers” mobilize Latino vote

April 24th, 2012  |  by  |  published in Special Reports, Video | Leave A Comment »

GOP Primary: “DREAMers” mobilize Latino vote

Latinos launched “Su Voz, Mi Voto” campaign to get voters to the polls.