Jon Stewart hugs 9/11 first responder John Feal while U.S. Sens. Chuck Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand look on, after the Senate's passage of the 9/11 Compensation Fund.
Funding for those affected by the deadly attacks will be extended through 2092.
Policy
policy
Former special counsel Robert Mueller testifies to the House Judiciary Committee about his investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election.
Maybe someone should inform the president?
News & Politics
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The East River and FDR just before the arrival of superstorm Sandy.
Can the city withstand another Sandy?
Policy
policy
Demonstrators march on Las Americas highway demanding the resignation of governor Ricardo Rosselló, in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Thousands protest Ricardo Rosselló after his heinous private chats were made public.
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Former Manhattan DA Robert Morgenthau in his office, prior to stepping down.
The media reacts to the loss of Morgenthau, gives him a pass for the Central Park Five.
Personality
personality
U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand.
The New Yorker does a deep dive on one #MeToo allegation.
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New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio.
We’re glad the money is going to needy New York Democrats.
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Jon Stewart advocates for 9/11 first responders on Capitol Hill, June 10.
Jon Stewart’s viral speech pretty much guaranteed an early-August vote.
Policy
policy
Rep. Chris Collins
You probably haven’t heard the last of the Trump-loving congressman.
News & Politics
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Protestors at a press conference regarding the DOJ's decision to decline pursuing federal charges against New York City police officer Daniel Pantaleo.
Five takes on the federal decision not to press civil rights charges.
Policy
policy
Amanda Luz Henning Santiago
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