Kay Dervishi

New York State Senator Samra Brouk
Elected officials take on mental health crisis response, police residency requirements and qualified immunity after Daniel Prude decision.
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NYC relies on nonprofits like the Bronx Parent Housing Network to combat homelessness.
The Bronx Parent Housing Network fired its CEO for allegedly sexually abusing and harassing shelter residents and employees. His successor has already been replaced.
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The Manhattan Detention complex on White Street.
New report details how the criminal justice system changed during the pandemic.
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A woman gets vaccinated at Calvary Baptist Church in White Plains.
Confusion in the county has led many to book vaccine appointments in New York City.
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Senator Chuck Schumer on his way to ratify the election
Here’s one thing Schumer and Ocasio-Cortez agree about.
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Pro-Trump supporters storm the grounds of the East Front of the US Capitol.
Representatives were moved to a secure location during riot in D.C.
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Line at Morrisania Hospital in the Bronx in 1947 for the smallpox vaccine.
New York City gave smallpox vaccines to 5 million residents in just two weeks 74 years ago. What have we unlearned?
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COVID-19 restrictions sign in London in November 2020.
The seemingly more transmissible variant is in the United States.
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New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli with Governor Cuomo in 2019.
After years of opposition to fossil fuel divestment, the state comptroller will review and drop the pension fund’s investments in energy companies.
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The Beach Terrace Nursing Home in Long Beach, New York.
Though access to PPE and testing has improved, understaffing could leave long-term care facilities vulnerable.
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