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Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

Cuomo demands more federal support as coronavirus cases rise in New York

As the coronavirus continues to raise havoc in New York, Governor Andrew Cuomo demanded federal support during a press conference […]

Special Report: New Hampshire Primary 2020

New Hampshire residents split on which candidate will attack the state’s deadly opioid crisis.

New Hampshire has consistently been in the top five states with the highest rates for opioid deaths for the last four years.

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CUNY gender non-conforming students and staff want City Council support

Despite the passage of anti-discrimination laws such as the Gender Expression Non-Discrimination Act (GENDA), this year, many needs of TGNCNB community, which hovers around 0.6% of all 798,00 adults living in New York, were still being overlooked.

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Times Square statue promotes bold message

Times Square welcomed Kehinde Wiley’s “Rumors of War” a 27-foot bronze statue of a black man with dreads wearing  “urban wear” -- a hoodie, ripped jeans, and Nikes, while sitting atop a horse in mid-gallop.

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Warren wows the crowd with a fiery anti-corruption speech in Washington Square Park

 The event brought out many young people, who were  excited to hear Warren speak..