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Midland Beach »

$56M in Federal Funding to Prevent Flooding Headed to Staten Island

Sen. Charles Schumer and Mayor Bill de Blasio announced the money for flood protection projects.

St. George »

Staten Island DA Assigns 18 Investigators and Lawyers to Chokehold Case

Dan Donovan said probe of Eric Garner's death is his "biggest allocation of resources" ever.

Civic Center »

Melissa Mark-Viverito Does Not Have Cervical Cancer, She Says

The council speaker said there's "no cause for concern" after she tested positive for high-risk HPV.

Midtown »

De Blasio Meets with NYPD, Religious Leaders to Discuss Eric Garner Death

Cardinal Timothy Dolan hosted the meeting about healing the rift between the community and the NYPD.

Downtown Brooklyn »

NYPD Takes Fewer Guns Off the Streets as Shootings Rise, Stats Show

The latest data from police show that illegal gun recoveries have reached a new low.

Park Slope »

Scores Rise Slightly on State's Math and English Tests, City Says

Scores on standardized tests for third- through eighth-graders rose after last year's dismal results.

Central Harlem »

City Spends $12M on 'Violence Interrupters' to Reduce Shootings

The mayor unveiled a plan to fund more community initiatives to fight a spike in gun violence.

Prospect Heights »

De Blasio Could Be Real Winner With Democratic National Convention in City

The mayor could boost his stature nationally if the 2016 DNC comes to Barclays Center.

Civic Center »

De Blasio Would Dump Bratton in Showdown with Sharpton, Sources Say

If the mayor were forced to choose between Sharpton and Bratton, Sharpton would win, insiders say.

SoHo »

De Blasio Caught in Middle as Lynch, Sharpton Trade Barbs Over Garner Death

The mayor campaigned against abusive police practices, but is also looking to back the NYPD.

Civic Center »

Eric Garner Was Not Put in a Chokehold, Police Unions Say

NYPD union bosses also said that Mayor Bill de Blasio has not done enough to support officers.

Woodlawn »

Decorated Officer Charged With Breaking into Woman's Home and Beating Her

"Sometimes I'm a bad guy," Eugene Donnelly allegedly told the victim.

Jamaica »

Queens Library Trustees Sue Melinda Katz to Get Their Jobs Back

The six plaintiffs said their removal was “unconstitutional.”

Claremont »

NYCHA Community Centers Get Free Air Conditioners in The Bronx

Friedrich is donating 150 air conditioners to 38 NYCHA Community Centers across the city.

Jamaica »

Jamaican Jerk Fest Brings Live Music, Celebrity Chef Cook-Off to Queens

The annual festival will take place this Sunday at Roy Wilkins Park in Jamaica.

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