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The sparring continues on Staten Island between Congressman Michael Grimm and his Democratic challenger, Domenic Recchia. Today their focus extended far beyond the district's borders into the Middle East.

09/19/2014 09:23 PM

What’s being billed as the country’s largest-ever climate change march takes place on Sunday right here in the city. Organizers say they’re expecting more than 100,000 people to attend. Among them will be Mayor Bill de Blasio and other prominent elected officials.

Updated 09/19/2014 08:43 PM

Mayor Poised to Make First Sustainability Commitment of Tenure

Mayor Bill de Blasio is poised to deliver his first major environmental speech next week and some activists say it can't come soon enough. They argue the administration has been slow to focus on an area critical to the city's future.

09/19/2014 08:09 PM

NYU Langone Pulls out of LICH Deal

NYU Langone Medical Center has withdrawn from its deal to take over the cash-strapped Long Island College Hospital in Cobble Hill.

Updated 09/19/2014 09:03 PM

On The Road: Touring All 51 City Council Districts

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Road To City Hall

On The Road: Touring All 51 City Council Districts

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Recchia Struggles With Answer on Trade Agreement

Domenic Recchia, the Democratic candidate for Staten Island and Brooklyn's congressional seat, explained his position on a proposed international trade agreement but struggled to make his point. 09/18/2014 10:51 PM


Cuomo Urges Supporters to Vote for Him on Women's Equality Line

Governor Andrew Cuomo is urging voters to pull the lever for him on the newly created Women's Equality Party and also made it clear on Thursday that he is against killing unicorns, responding to a tongue-in-cheek allegation in a new ad from his opponent. 09/18/2014 10:16 PM

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