Saturday, March 6, 2021

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Man, 35, shot dead outside NYC deli after argument, cops say

A man was gunned down on a Bronx street after an argument and his killers remain at-large, police said. The man, 35, was shot at least once in the head outside G&K Deli on Rosedale Ave. near East Tremont...

FBI Finds Contact Between Proud Boys Member and Trump Associate Before Capitol Riot

In court papers, federal prosecutors have said groups of Proud Boys also coordinated travel to Washington and shared lodging near the city, with the intent of disrupting Congress and advancing Mr. Trump’s efforts to unlawfully maintain his grip...

Democrats Want a Stronger Edge in the Senate. Ohio Could Be Crucial.

And few states, in the Midwest or beyond, have the symbolic resonance of Ohio, which for decades served as a political bellwether and swing-state proving ground. Now, however, even the most optimistic Ohio Democrats acknowledge that they reside...

DeSantis Is Ascendant and Cuomo Is Faltering

That’s left Democrats facing charges of hypocrisy when it comes to Mr. Cuomo, who is now accused of sexually harassing several younger women. While Mr. Cuomo has few defenders, many powerful New York Democrats, including Senators Chuck Schumer...

In Georgia, Republicans Take Aim at Role of Black Churches in Elections

The bill that passed the House would limit voting to at most one Sunday in October, but even that would be up to the discretion of the local registrar. It would also severely cut early voting hours in...

Rochester police officer under investigation after pepper spraying woman

A Rochester police officer has been placed on administrative leave after video emerged Friday of the cop pepper spraying a shoplifting suspect as she attempted to flee with her three-year-old child. The video was released as the Rochester...

Cuomo ‘grooming’ claims should’ve been probed: Charlotte Bennett’s lawyer

Gov. Andrew Cuomo accuser Charlotte Bennett’s lawyer expressed outrage toward his aides for allegedly telling her there was no need to investigate him because his inappropriate behavior never got past the “grooming” stage. Bennett’s lawyer, Debra Katz said Friday...

Democrats Seek to Trim Jobless Aid to Keep Stimulus Plan on Track

With the vote still pending after more than eight hours on Friday because of the impasse over the jobless aid, the measure to increase the minimum wage to $15 by 2025 had attracted only 42 supporters — and...

American Airlines flight safely lands in Newark after engine shut down

Enlarge Image An American Airlines Boeing 737 MAX, seen here at LaGuardia last year, landed safely in Newark on March 5, 2021, after its captain had to shut down an engine. REUTERS Disaster was averted at Newark Liberty Airport Friday,...

NYPD cops shoot aggressive dog during domestic dispute call

Two NYPD officers opened fire on an aggressive dog while responding to a domestic assault that left one person stabbed in Brooklyn Friday night, sources said. Police were called to a home at 347 Weirfield Street in Bushwick for...
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Man, 35, shot dead outside NYC deli after argument, cops say

A man was gunned down on a Bronx street after an argument and his killers remain at-large, police...
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FBI Finds Contact Between Proud Boys Member and Trump Associate Before Capitol Riot

In court papers, federal prosecutors have said groups of Proud Boys also coordinated travel to Washington and shared lodging near the city, with...

Democrats Want a Stronger Edge in the Senate. Ohio Could Be Crucial.

And few states, in the Midwest or beyond, have the symbolic resonance of Ohio, which for decades served as a political bellwether and...

DeSantis Is Ascendant and Cuomo Is Faltering

That’s left Democrats facing charges of hypocrisy when it comes to Mr. Cuomo, who is now accused of sexually harassing several younger women....

In Georgia, Republicans Take Aim at Role of Black Churches in Elections

The bill that passed the House would limit voting to at most one Sunday in October, but even that would be up to...