New York City

New York City Speaker Corey Johnson discussing the safe streets plan.
From biker safety to animal rights to commercial waste, the City Council’s agenda is packed with groundbreaking legislation.
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Police minding the subway entrance.
Experts and politicians say there are alternatives to more policing of subway fare beating.
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New York City Councilman Andy King.
Twelve members voted for him to be expelled instead.
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New York City Councilman Andy King.
The Bronx Democrat is accused of harassing and retaliating against staffers.
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New York City Councilman Ruben Diaz Sr.
The City Council has a plan to close Rikers. These 14 voted no.
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Rudolph Giuliani enjoying his mayoral win in 1993.
He saw a city desperate for change and exploited its fears.
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A New York City Council town hall meeting.
Bike lanes and homeless shelters definitely rile up passionate New Yorkers.
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Times Square
Meet the organizations that are raising the bar for Manhattan’s neighborhoods.
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The newly developed Hudson Yards Park in Manhattan.
BIDs helped end the bad old days. Can they do it again?
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Polling booth
A month from the election, groups are trying to inform a disengaged public.
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