Azi Paybarah

Six murders reported last week:

Number of homicides showing a slight increase from last year

Bio: Azi Paybarah is a reporter for Capital. He has covered politics for The New York Observer, WNYC, The New York Sun and the New York Press.

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City Hall Pro: Bratton continues a Kelly program

City Hall Pro: Bratton continues a Kelly program, FOIL bill, Cantor’s charter-op

May. 12, 2014

 
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Bratton open to subway performers in ‘certain locations’

The police commissioner said he's open to the idea.

May. 9, 2014

 
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Keith Wright pitches Cuomo to Manhattan progressives

“He’s going to win. But he can only win if he has us behind him," said the State Democratic Party Chairman

May. 9, 2014

 
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At W.F.P. gala, little talk of the Cuomo issue

"What I love about the party is its forthright and principled advocacy of progressive causes."

May. 9, 2014

 
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Playbook: Mayor’s budget; Letterman, Stewart skewer N.Y. Senate

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May. 9, 2014

 
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City Hall Pro: Grading de Blasio’s budget; Names new fire chief

City Hall Pro: Grading de Blasio's budget -- Names new fire chief -- Big decision on boro cabs

May. 9, 2014

 
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De Blasio proposes $110M to improve ‘deplorable’ precincts

“They’re a disgrace. There’s no getting around it," Bratton said of NYPD precinct facilities.

May. 8, 2014

 
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Playbook: At 9, HuffPost evolves news op; de Blasio is 53

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May. 8, 2014

 
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UFT recommends an Espaillat endorsement

The city’s teachers union, which backed Rep. Charlie Rangel for re-election in 2012, is now looking to unseat him.

May. 7, 2014

 
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Schneiderman makes his case against Ruben Wills

"The best way to combat [corruption] is to have less talk and more action," said Schneiderman.

May. 7, 2014