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Greenwich Village »

Women say there is a gender double standard when it comes to the fallout of political scandals.

Washington Heights »

Assemblyman Guillermo Linares also appears to be gearing up for a run at Rep. Charles Rangel's seat.

Civic Center »

Prosecutors and defense lawyers made opening statments in the corruption trial of Assemblyman Silver.

St. George »

Assemblyman Matthew Titone proposed a package of bills to help stop the overconsumption of sugar.

Crown Heights »

Guillermo Philpotts was tasked with choosing a replacement for Karim Camara, but opted to run instead.

Williamsbridge »

Heastie received seven jury duty postponements from 2005 to 2008, three times the normal amount.

Sunnyside »

Nolan announced her candidacy Wednesday, looking to replace Sheldon Silver, who was arrested last week.

Lower East Side »

The Assembly will hold an election Feb. 10 to replace Silver, who was arrested on corruption charges.

Lower East Side »

Gov. Cuomo questioned an arrangement that would allow Silver to step back from his role.

Financial District »

Residents fear they've lost an advocate for "getting things done" after Silver was charged with fraud.

Lower East Side »

Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver hid more than $3 million in bribes and kickbacks, investigators say.

Upper East Side »

Rebecca Seawright, a Democrat, beat Republican David Garland in the race for the 76th District seat.

East New York »

Sampson and Charles Barron won their primaries in East New York.

Washington Heights »

Farrell, 82, has represented the area in the state Assembly since 1974.

Upper East Side »

The Democratic candidates running to replace Micah Kellner will debate each other Monday night.