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New Law Allows Noncitizens to Vote in NYC

More than 800,000 noncitizens and so-called “Dreamers” in New York City will have access to the ballot box — and could vote in municipal elections as early as next year…

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Gov Hochul Announces New Rules for Nursing Home Visits

New York State Governor Kathy Hochul announced new rules for nursing home visitations. Starting Wednesday, January 12, all visitors must wear “surgical”-type masks and must present upon entry a COVID…

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New York Port Hustles to Cut Rare Logjam

The Port of New York and New Jersey is working to clear a small but rare bottleneck of container ships anchored off the coast of Long Island as COVID-19 cases…

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Winter Storm Expected in New York City

A winter storm is expected to drop several inches of snow on New York City on Friday. Snowfall is expected to be heaviest between 4 a.m. and 7 a.m. Friday,…

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Real Estate Firm Sues NYC Over Workplace Vaccine Mandate

A lawsuit has been filed in federal court challenging New York City’s sweeping mandate requiring nearly all private-sector businesses to ban unvaccinated employees from the workplace, asserting that the city’s…

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NYPD Busts Gangs in Push to Curb Violence

One suspected gang member was wanted for killing an 18-year-old college freshman as he ran from a bodega. Another was accused of wounding a college student while shooting at a…

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