Azi Paybarah

Bratton: Councilman tried calling police while being ticketed:

'It’s not something that I or Chief O’Neill would have interfered with'

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: Biden on ‘third-world’ LaGuardia

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Feb. 7, 2014

 
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De Blasio’s fork selling for $1,100

The fork was donated to the charitable auction site by the owners of Goodfella’s Pizza, where the incident took place.

Feb. 6, 2014

 
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Bratton to speak to Citizens Crime Commission

Since taking office in January, Bratton has made several announcements departing from his predecessor Ray Kelly.

Feb. 6, 2014

 
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Playbook: Where Hillary shops; Murdoch divorce backstory

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Feb. 6, 2014

 
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City Hall Pro: Fariña stands by Common Core

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Feb. 6, 2014

 
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Sharpton associates fund Rangel challenger

Rev. Michael Walrond taps the National Action Network for seed money

Feb. 6, 2014

 
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MSNBC host calls Cuomo an ‘obstacle’ to pre-K

"Cuomo’s ploy of saying he ‘supports’ pre-K without funding it won’t work if people pay attention to this fight," Melber said of Cuomo.

Feb. 5, 2014

 
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Playbook: Trump’s hype and Cuomo’s real challenge

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Feb. 5, 2014

 
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City Hall Pro: De Blasio to skip St. Pat’s parade

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Feb. 5, 2014

 
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Three city lawmakers agree to take crowd-sourced questions

Electeds who join agree to answer one or two questions per month, based on popularity. In order to be answered, questions have to reach a minimum threshold of support.

Feb. 5, 2014