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Central Harlem »

Lawmen Recall Rev. Al Sharpton's Cooperation With FBI

Former officials remember an uproarious Rev. Al when he wore an FBI wire on the mob.  

Upper East Side »

Annual Parade Commemorates Greek Independence Day

The annual Greek Independence Day Parade made its way up Fifth Avenue Sunday afternoon.

Central Harlem »

Rangel Wants to Replicate Obama Plan for Long-Term Unemployed Uptown

Rangel said some of the biggest employers in his district have agreed to work together on a plan.

Washington Heights »

Washington Heights Student Praised by Obama Attends State of the Union

Estiven Rodriguez was invited to sit near First Lady Michelle Obama during the Tuesday night speech.

Washington Heights »

Obama-Hailed Uptown Secondary School to Welcome First Kindergarten Class

Uptown's WHEELS will host parents Thursday night as it expands to include 100 kindergartners next year.

Washington Heights »

President Obama Praises Washington Heights High Schooler

The President lauded the achievement of WHEELS senior Estiven Rodriguez.

Civic Center »

De Blasio Meets with Obama to Push for Boost in Federal Support for NYC

The mayor-elect and 15 other mayors headed to Washington, D.C. on Friday to discuss economic issues.

Williamsburg »

State Orders Removal of Massive Sculpture from Williamsburg Waterfront

The social justice-focused piece didn't have permission to be in East River State Park, officials said.

Civic Center »

Stringer Topped de Blasio's Vote Total on Election Day, Study Finds

A new CUNY-based anaylsis found trends that researchers hope will help guide policy.

Park Slope »

Prospect Park to Close for President's Visit to Brooklyn

Brooklyn's largest park will be shut down for six hours on Friday.

Midtown »

Obama Digs Dante de Blasio's Afro

The president, speaking at a Midtown fundraiser, said Dante's 'fro resembled his own hairdo circa 1978.

Civic Center »

Obama Endorses de Blasio for Mayor

In a statement, President Obama praised Bill de Blasio's message of "progressive change."

Financial District »

VIDEO: New Yorkers Divided as Obamacare Gears Up For Launch

DNAinfo New York talked with locals about their fears, hopes and concerns about Obamacare.

Central Harlem »

Schomburg Exhibit Spotlights Memorabilia From March on Washington

Items from the Schomburg's archives commemorate the 50th anniversary of the "I Have a Dream" speech.

Crown Heights »

P-Tech Students, IBM Mentors Mark End of Year With Engineering Project

Students at Crown Heights' P-Tech  and their IBM mentors celebrated the end of a successful second year 

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