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Petition Seeks New Name for Rikers Island Over Historic Ties to Slavery

The namesake Riker family's connection to slavery is cited as top reason for the need for the change.

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VIDEO: Burglar Enters Bronx Business Through Bathroom Window

The burglary took place around 1:20 a.m. at 525 Tiffany St. in the 41st Precinct.

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Spofford, Notorious Youth Jail, May Be Redeveloped into Affordable Housing

The city hopes to see the Spofford Juvenile Detention Center used for affordable housing.

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Shuttered South Bronx Strip Club Should Remain Closed, Pols Urge State

State Sen. Jeff Klein and Assemblyman Marcos Crespo are fighting Platinum Pleasures' reopening.

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Couple Offers $60 Cuddle Session for 'Touch-Deprived' Strangers

Noelia Bonilla and Charlie Amadiz offer a cuddle with no "pressure to take it to the next level."

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Diaz Calls for New Schools, Possible Train Yard Development in SOTB

Admission to the specialized high schools would be based on schoolwork rather than tests.

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Hunts Point Produce Market Getting $22 Million in Rail Improvements

Improved rail spurs and a new rail platform should both be finished by the fall of 2016.

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Bronxites Keep Working Outside Despite Bitter Cold and Icy Conditions

Workers who hand out flyers, patrol the streets and serve food have to stay outdoors in the cold.

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Entrepreneur Teams With Hostos Students to Start Bronx Video Game Company

The group has been working on a video game since the end of summer and hopes to have it ready by spring.

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Volunteers Sort Almost 20K Lbs of Food for Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Hundreds of volunteers showed up at the Food Bank's distribution center in The Bronx.

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Hunts Point Market Strike Averted After Tentative Labor Deal is Reached

Workers would get a $20 per week raise for the first year, followed by raises of $22 and $24 per week.

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Hunts Point Market Employees Could Strike Amid Wage Dispute

Workers are trying to get an extra $25 per week for the next three years.

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Fulton Fish Market Film to Debut This Weekend

"Bx46" will makes its New York premeire at the Museum of the Moving Image on Jan. 17 at 2 p.m.

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More Than $300K Coming to South Bronx to Improve Region's Health

The money is arriving from grants administered by the New York Community Trust.

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Hunts Point Produce Market Preps for Holidays with 30M Pounds of Food

The Tuesday before Thanksgiving is the market's busiest day of the year.