From another tale of Bill de Blasio lateness to Brooklyn hip-hop star Bobby Shmurda's arrest.
Judge William Garnett, an acting justice in Brooklyn, was appointed to the case.
Judge Stephen Rooney stepped aside after several organizations asked him to unseal grand jury testimony.
Groups that helped elect de Blasio say his comments on police and minority relations lag behind policy.
A state panel recommended releasing grand jury evidence in police fatality cases 30 years ago.
State Sen. Diane Savino and Assemblyman Matthew Titone want to release grand jury information.
Family and friends gathered to remember Akai Gurley, 28, who was gunned down in the Pink Houses in Nov.
From the Eric Garner grand jury decision to steampunk-themed luxury, a lot happened this week.
State law guarantees secrecy to prevent witness tampering and innocent people from being smeared.
Hundreds of protesters took to the streets, many headed for the annual Christmas tree lighting ceremony.
Police Commissioner Bill Bratton said he would increase police presence on Staten Island this week.
Hundreds congregated in city squares to express frustration over police treatment of minorities.
Donovan said he wasn't worried that protests in Ferguson would affect the Eric Garner grand jury.
Kevin Darden is due back in court on Jan. 12.
Garner died from an apparent chokehold while being arrested on Staten Island.
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