New York City

An asylum-seeking migrant from Central America holds a child while peering through the border wall in Tijuana, Mexico.
The federal government is placing newly unaccompanied minors in residential programs.
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New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and City Council Speaker Corey Johnson before the budget announcement at City Hall.
De Blasio again relies on private funds, vexing the New York City Council.
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Former New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Mark Viverito marches in the 2014 Puerto Rican Day parade.
The Center for Puerto Rican Studies had funds restored, while others saw cuts.
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New York City Council Speaker Corey Johnson and Mayor Bill de Blasio discuss the budget shortly before the handshake agreement.
More reserves may be needed if the city sees another recession.
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Mayor Bill de Blasio and Council Speaker Corey Johnson handshake agreement 2018
An early handshake agreement seals a $89.2 billion spending plan.
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New York City Councilman Ritchie Torres.
Councilman Torres to trigger inquiry, while he and Levine craft legislative response.
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Letitia James and Corey Johnson
The unusual elected office may soon be vacant, reminding us that it exists.
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New York City Water Tank
Levine, Torres list fixes for “broken” drinking water oversight.
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Manhattan office buildings
It throws off the air control - and buildings will soon have to ventilate the air anyway.
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Commissioner Steve Banks testifies at a hearing.
Funding levels and hotel shelters come under renewed scrutiny.
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