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Lower East Side »

Sheldon Silver Part of 'Show Me the Money' Albany Culture, Officials Say

Charges may stem from cash Silver got from a firm specializing in real estate taxes, sources said.

St. George »

No Charges for NYPD Officer in Eric Garner's Death

A grand jury declined to indict Officer Daniel Pantaleo in the death of the Staten Island father.

Bay Terrace (Staten Island) »

Eric Garner's Family Demands Federal Civil Rights Investigation

Garner's family and Rev. Al Sharpton met with prosecutors Friday at the U.S. Attorney's Office.

Midtown »

Metro-North Announces Safety Reforms After December Crash

The agency has developed new systems for training workers, inspecting tracks and reducing train speeds.

East Harlem »

Investigators Find Leak in Gas Pipe Beneath East Harlem Explosion

The 8-inch gas pipe that supplied the two buildings failed federal investigators' tests.

Inwood »

Poor Safety Standards Led to Accidents on Metro-North, Feds Say

A Federal Railroad Administration probe found that on-time performance was more important than safety.

Civic Center »

John Liu Sees Hope for Mayoral Bid Despite Campaign Frustrations

The struggling comptroller had a sandwich with DNAinfo New York, and said his campaign's far from done.

Prospect Heights »

State Sen. Eric Adams, Retired Cop, Targeted by Federal Investigation

Eric Adams, who is running for Brooklyn borough president, was recorded as part of a federal probe.

New York City »

Failed Assembly Candidate Helped Feds Snare Bronx Pol

Sigfredo Gonzalez wore a wire for the FBI when he passed wads of cash to state senator, feds says. 

New York City »

John Liu Shakes Off 'Embattled' Moniker as Mayor's Race Heats Up

City Comptroller John Liu's latest media coverage hasn't included mention of his legal woes.

Manhattan »

John Liu's Fundraising Slows Amid Federal Probe

City Comptroller John Liu has raised more than half a million dollars over the past six months.

Manhattan »

DAs, Feds Probe Work Slowdown During Blizzard

The probes are looking into a possible work slowdown by sanitation and transportation workers.