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Morrisania »

Herman Badillo Post Office One Step Closer to Reality

The House of Representatives has passed legislation to rename the Morrisania Post Office after Badillo.

St. George »

Staten Island DA Recuses Himself More Than Any Other NYC Prosecutor

Daniel Donovan recused himself from 23 cases in the past two years because of his or his office's ties.

New Dorp »

Michael Grimm to Resign From Congress After Pleading Guilty to Fraud

The Republican congressman announced he would resign from his post on Jan. 5.

New Dorp »

Rep. Michael Grimm Pleads Guilty to Tax Fraud But Will Not Resign

The congressman pleaded guilty to underreporting profits and wages at an eatery he co-owned.

Arverne »

Anthony Weiner Plans Rockaway Restaurant in Sandy Revival Effort

The area's former congressman hopes the eatery will bring healthy food and provide work training.

Central Harlem »

Charles Rangel Declares Victory in 13th Congressional District Primary

Challenger state Sen. Adriano Espaillat refused to concede until all votes were counted.

Central Harlem »

On Campaign's Last Day, Rangel, Espaillat Talk Experience

Rangel said his decades in office are a plus, but Espaillat said the congressman overstayed his welcome.

Civic Center »

FBI Bars Congressman Michael Grimm From its Offices

The ex-agent is not allowed into the FBI premises after he quit under a cloud, sources said.

Washington Heights »

Espaillat Vows to Give Voters 'One Voice' in Second Bid to Unseat Rangel

Espaillat vowed to be a unifying voice in his latest bid to unseat Charles Rangel.

Cobble Hill »

1970s Vegetable Shop to Reopen as Neighborhood Bar This Month

Congress at 208 Court St., the former location of an old-fashioned veggie shop, will open Dec. 20.

Lower East Side »

LES Tenement Museum Wins $500K for Exhibit on Post-WWII Immigrants

The Lower East Side Tenement Museum hopes to delve into post-World War II immigrant history.

Civic Center »

Weiner Emails Supporters, Says Latest Sexting Is Old News

After admitting to a recent sexting exchange, Weiner says his wife forgives and he's still running.

New York City »

Bloomberg Warns Anti-Gun Control Vote Will be Remembered in Election

Mayor Mike Bloomberg said criminals won when the senate voted against stricter gun measures.

New York City »

Bloomberg Shrugs Off Delay on Hurricane Sandy Aid Vote

Bloomberg did not join other area elected officials angered by delays in sending Sandy cash.

New York City »

Hurricane Sandy Cost City $19 Billion, Bloomberg Says

Bloomberg will travel to Washington Wednesday to try to secure federal money.