Azi Paybarah

Capital Playbook: Loretta Lynch’s soccer bust; Four Seasons' fate:

Capital Playbook: Loretta Lync’s soccer bust; Four Seasons' fate

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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Capital Playbook: De Blasio’s mixed marks on policing; Christie’s has first $1B week

Capital Playbook: De Blasio's mixed marks on policing' Christie's has first $1B week

May. 14, 2015

 
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City Hall Pro: Former Council intern among train fatalities; De Blasio’s new formula

City Hall Pro: Former Council intern among train fatalities; De Blasio’s new formula

May. 14, 2015

 
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Police shoot man wanted in series of hammer attacks

Video shows suspect striking officer in midtown intersection

May. 13, 2015

 
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Poll: Racial divide on police relations, broad support for Broken Windows

City voters give low marks for Mayor Bill de Blasio’s efforts of improving relations between the police department and local residents, a key goal of his 2013 campaign platform, according to a poll released today from Quinnipiac University.

May. 13, 2015

 
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Daily News replaces de Blasio cover after Amtrak crash

Before that accident, the News’ front page was focused on Mayor Bill de Blasio, and the criticism of his frequent out-of-town travels.

May. 13, 2015

 
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Bratton praises officers after shooting of hammer suspect

 There was “significant video evidence” of the shooting

May. 13, 2015

 
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Capital Playbook: De Blasio allies targeted; Flanagan questions climate change

Capital Playbook: De Blasio allies targeted; Flanagan questions climate change

May. 13, 2015

 
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City Hall Pro: State double-whammy for de Blasio; Progressives ignore mayor’s agenda

City Hall Pro: State double-whammy for de Blasio; Pogressives ignore mayor’s agenda 

May. 13, 2015

 
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Broken Windows co-author strikes back at critics

'De-policing high-crime minority neighborhoods, as is demanded, would be a disaster'

May. 12, 2015

 
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Council hopes for deal with NYPD by end of year

City Council officials said they are hoping to strike a deal by the end of the year with the police on decreasing penalties for low-level, non-violent offenses.

May. 12, 2015