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Dr. James Marion Sims Statue Removed For Turbulent History With Black Women

The gynecologist operated on enslaved black women without anesthesia in the 19th century.


Watch Childish Gambino Freestyle For 10 Minutes Before 2018 Grammys

Donald hit the stage in NYC before Music's Biggest Night.


Fatal Fire In A Bronx Housing Development Kills Family Of Two

Officials say a hot plate next to a bed may have caused the tragic occurrence.


Rikers Island Will Reportedly Close One Of Its Jails In 2018

Rikers Island plans to shut down one of its nine correctional facilities by summer 2018.


100-Year-Old Bronx Apartment Catches Fire, Blaze Kills 12

"This tragedy is, without question, historic in its magnitude..."


New York City To Launch $8 Million Anti-Bullying Campaign

Parts of the campaign will provide a website for parents and family members to report when their child is being targeted in schools.


New York City Might Grant Paid Time Off For Victims Of Domestic And Sexual Violence

Mayor Bill de Blasio may sign a bill into effect which grants New Yor City employees who have been victims of domestic violence paid time…


All New York City Public School Students Will Now Receive Free Lunch

The new plan is set to reach an additional 200,000 pupils per year, and save families an extra $300.

Movies & TV

NYC Will Screen Spike Lee’s ‘Crooklyn’ To Unite The People And Spark Civic Conversation

"Film has the power to unite us in these tumultuous times, and this film celebrates New York in such a creative and resonant way.”…


Dascha Polanco Honored With Her Own Day In New York City

August 8 will now be a proud day of #SelfLovery.


NYC Medical Examiner Says Muslim Judge Sheila Abdus-Salaam Drowned Herself

Her death has officially been ruled a suicide.


Jumping Turnstiles Will Be Decriminalized In Manhattan

...but you're not totally off the hook.
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