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Obama's Signature Makes Herman Badillo Post Office Official

President Barack Obama has signed legislation renaming the post office into law.

Morrisania »

Congress Names Bronx Post Office After Pioneering Latino Pol Herman Badillo

The legislation will now go to President Barack Obama for approval.

Riverdale »

Here's Why the Obamas Should Move to The Bronx

Real estate brokers said the neighborhood would make a great fit for Barack Obama's post-presidency.

Central Harlem »

Former Obama Adviser Aims To Clean Up Methadone Clinics In Harlem

Clyde Williams, who ran for Congress in 2012, wants to do something about Harlem's methadone clinics.

East Harlem »

East Harlem High School Senior Named Presidential Scholar

Javier Spivey, a senior at LaGuardia High School, was one of 141 students selected nationwide.

Civic Center »

Tension Between NYPD and Mayor Eases in Wake of Young Officer's Death

Union response to de Blasio softens as city mourns shooting death of officer Brian Moore, 25.  

Bedford Park »

Obama Pays Tribute to Protesters, Police Officers in Lehman College Speech

The president was in the borough to launch the My Brother's Keeper Alliance.

Bedford Park »

President Obama to Help Launch Nonprofit During City Visit

The president will speak at Lehman College about a new nonprofit organization.

Park Slope »

If the Obamas Move to NYC, Will They Be Park Slopers?

The Obamas are considering a move to NYC. Are they Park Slope people or Tribeca trendsters?

Central Harlem »

Legendary Documentary Filmmaker Albert Maysles Dies at 88

Maysles directed "Grey Gardens," and "Gimme Shelter." He founded the Maysles Cinema on Lenox Avenue.

Downtown Brooklyn »

3 Brooklyn Men Arrested For Plot to Join ISIS, Bomb Coney Island, Feds Say

One of the men said he was willing to bomb Coney Island and kill President Obama, sources said. 

Midtown »

De Blasio Blasts Giuliani for Claiming Obama Doesn't 'Love' America

Giuliani reportedly said the remarks weren't racist because Obama's mother is white.

Central Harlem »

Chef Who Catered Chelsea Clinton's Wedding to Open Restaurant in Harlem

Lance Knowling's Blujeen will serve southern classics with a modern flair.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

New Yorkers Light Up to Celebrate Eased Relations With Cuba

The United States will have full diplomatic relations with Cuba and ease travel restrictions.