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Medical aid in dying debate rages in New York

Lynda and Kenny Holler cheer on their sons at the Bear Classic track race in October 2013, 10 months before Kenny passed away. Kenny continued to attend public events despite his tracheotomy. Photo courtesy of Lynda Holler.   A debate over life and death is being waged in New York. As of 2018, New York has been considered one of […]

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Rally in memory of Trayvon Martin

February 26th marks the second anniversary of Trayvon Martin’s death. Protestors rallied this week in an effort to demand justice for his death and others like him

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Community group in Crown Heights hopes to reduce gun violence

Community group Save Our Streets Crown Heights works with youth in Brooklyn

One year later, military family still mourns fallen son
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One year later, military family still mourns fallen son

A year after Johnny Kihm died in Afghanistan, his family is still coming to terms with his passing.

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Rebuilding Detroit: Number of homicides are growing

Homicide rate is up 19.7%. since 2010.

Bronx morticians cope with humor
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Bronx morticians cope with humor

After days filled with burned, stabbed, shot and decapitated bodies, some Bronx morticians cope by maintaining a sense of humor.

Justice sought for death of Brooklyn man
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Justice sought for death of Brooklyn man

Family and friends of a mentally ill man who died in 2008 after he was Tased by an NYPD officer held a candlelight vigil this week.