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10/09/2020
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A Halloween themed charity event held at an Astoria diners drive-in movie theatre is collecting donations for the Food Bank of New York City, while screening retro horror films with a history rooted in Queens.

Police are expected to make an arrest soon for the attack on journalist Jacob Kornbluh by a group of Orthodox Jewish men...
10/09/2020
Mayor: Arrest for attack on journalist Jacob Kornbluh in Brooklyn coming soon - amNewYork

Police are expected to make an arrest soon for the attack on journalist Jacob Kornbluh by a group of Orthodox Jewish men in Borough Park, Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Friday during his weekly appearance on WNYC radio's The Brian Lehrer Show.

Police are expected to make an arrest soon for the attack on journalist Jacob Kornbluh by a group of Orthodox Jewish men in Borough Park, Mayor Bill de

A new bus lane along East 149th Street along with new Citi Bike stations will help Bronx residents access important site...
10/09/2020
New South Bronx bus lane goes down as city ramps up Transit Signal Priority installation - amNewYork

A new bus lane along East 149th Street along with new Citi Bike stations will help Bronx residents access important sites like The Hub, Lincoln Medical Center, and Hostos Community College, and 10 subway lines along with new Citi Bike stations along the corridor.

City and state transit officials hope a slew of new transit improvements in the heart of the South Bronx will speed up commutes in one of the most City and state transit officials hope a slew of new transit improvements in the heart of the South Bronx will speed up commutes in one of the most conges...

A new report from the Center for American Progress reveals the many ways in which LGBTQ Americans continue to report wid...
10/09/2020
New report shows persistent, widespread LGBTQ discrimination, healthcare barriers - amNewYork

A new report from the Center for American Progress reveals the many ways in which LGBTQ Americans continue to report wide-ranging discrimination and persistent barriers to healthcare, especially among people of color and transgender and non-binary individuals.

A new report from the Center for American Progress reveals the many ways in which LGBTQ Americans continue to report wide-ranging discrimination and

"There is no question that the president of the United States is a divisive force," Cuomo said. "His campaign was premis...
10/09/2020
Borough Park protests over COVID-19 rules spurred by Trump supporters and campaign, Cuomo alleges - amNewYork

"There is no question that the president of the United States is a divisive force," Cuomo said. "His campaign was premised on division. His campaign was the oldest political strategy in the book, used by the Roman empire: divide and conquer. He exploits divisions. ... I also believe his campaign is fomenting the ultra-Orthodox in Brooklyn."

Demonstrations in Borough Park, Brooklyn this week over new COVID-19 regulations in the community were an overtly political act more than a genuine

Wall Street's main indexes opened higher on Friday, setting up the S&P 500 and the Dow for their second straight weekly ...
10/09/2020
S&P 500, Dow track second straight weekly gain on stimulus optimism - amNewYork

Wall Street's main indexes opened higher on Friday, setting up the S&P 500 and the Dow for their second straight weekly gain on hopes of more federal fiscal aid and growing expectations of a Democratic victory in next month's presidential election.

By Devik Jain Wall Street's main indexes opened higher on Friday, setting up the S&P 500 and the Dow for their second straight weekly gain on hopes of

Joe Biden will reverse Republican tax cuts for the wealthy and corporations on "day one" if he wins November's election,...
10/09/2020
Biden's first step on taxes may be cracking down on cheats, Democrats say - amNewYork

Joe Biden will reverse Republican tax cuts for the wealthy and corporations on "day one" if he wins November's election, his Democratic running mate, Senator Kamala Harris, vowed during Wednesday night's vice-presidential debate.

By David Lawder Joe Biden will reverse Republican tax cuts for the wealthy and corporations on "day one" if he wins November's election, his Democratic

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According to Marketproof data, Manhattan unsold listings are piling up. But it's not because there are more sellers. It's because there are fewer buyers.

The Brooklyn Diocese has filed a federal lawsuit against New York State in response to Gov. Andrew Cuomo's "wrong-headed...
10/08/2020
Brooklyn Diocese sues governor for COVID-19 restrictions - amNewYork

The Brooklyn Diocese has filed a federal lawsuit against New York State in response to Gov. Andrew Cuomo's "wrong-headed" executive order limiting the capacity at religious institutions in parts of the city, arguing that the mandate violates their religious freedoms.

The Brooklyn Diocese has filed a federal lawsuit against New York State in response to Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s “wrong-headed” executive order limiting the

U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday said legislation to help airline companies survive the fa...
10/08/2020
Pelosi seeks airline aid, comprehensive deal as U.S. COVID-19 talks resume - amNewYork

U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday said legislation to help airline companies survive the fallout from the coronavirus pandemic was a matter of national security and could only move through Congress with guarantees that lawmakers will work on a more comprehensive aid bill.

By Richard Cowan and Patricia Zengerle U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday said legislation to help airline companies survive

After the state's new three-layered color-coded closure zones caused confusion earlier this week, the city released an i...
10/08/2020
New Yorkers can now see if they live in COVID cluster zones - amNewYork

After the state's new three-layered color-coded closure zones caused confusion earlier this week, the city released an interactive website late last night that allows New Yorkers to type in an address to see if they live in a shutdown area.

After the state's new three-layered color-coded closure zones caused confusion earlier this week, the city released an interactive website late last nigh

While restaurants and other small businesses have suffered from COVID-induced shortfalls across the board, parts of what...
10/08/2020
How Brooklyn diners are coping with the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic - amNewYork

While restaurants and other small businesses have suffered from COVID-induced shortfalls across the board, parts of what make diners special have become their Achilles heel.

The coronavirus pandemic has brought Brooklyn diners to a breaking point, forcing several of the borough’s classic greasy spoons to permanently shutter,

Sunglasses and a pair of Nike sneakers helped detectives build their case against a Brooklyn man charged Wednesday for a...
10/08/2020
Suspect's wardrobe helps cops, feds crack Brooklyn armed robbery pattern - amNewYork

Sunglasses and a pair of Nike sneakers helped detectives build their case against a Brooklyn man charged Wednesday for an armed robbery pattern involving convenience stores in Bushwick.

Sunglasses and a pair of Nike sneakers helped detectives build their case against a Brooklyn man charged Wednesday for an armed robbery pattern involving

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