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James Fanelli's byline has appeared in nearly all the city's tabloids.
Before joining DNAinfo, he spent two years at the Daily News, first as a general assignment reporter and then as an assistant city editor overseeing the courts and transit beats.
Before the News, he worked for four years at the New York Post as a Sunday enterprise reporter. He's also worked as an editor at amNewYork and the Queens Courier and has freelanced for Newsday.
He grew up in Long Island and graduated from Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism and Holy Cross College.
August 5, 2014
Melanie Chandan filed a notice of claim against the MTA, saying the derailment traumatized her.
August 4, 2014
Mary Bright says Kwame Seku, a California amnesiac claiming to be her long-lost son, is the real deal.
August 1, 2014
The charity's founder, Terrence Tierney, has refused to meet investigators, court records say.
July 28, 2014
The personal drivers of some of Manhattan's mega-wealthy have been accused of being illegal cabbies.
July 24, 2014
Current and former Taxi and Limousine Commission inspectors said seizures are a fundraiser for the city.
July 22, 2014
The outcry follows DNAinfo's story about inspectors accusing innocent drivers of being illegal cabbies.
July 21, 2014
Court records show Taxi and Limousine inspectors have seized hundreds of innocent drivers' cars.
July 11, 2014
A Carroll Gardens brownstone owner is building a treehouse from recycled materials.