Deputy commissioner unveils plan for hyperlocal sector policing
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Tomorrow will be the one-month anniversary of Anthony Weiner's reemergence as a public figure and aspiring mayoral candidate, which came in the form of a gory but sympathetic brokered profile in The New York Times Magazine.
Mayor Michael Bloomberg is making good on his promise to support Pat Toomey.
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand will be among the participants at a "high-level" White House meeting today focused on how to reduce sexual assault in the military.
Among the names included in former state senator Shirley Huntley's sentencing memo was one implicated purely by association.
Mayor Michael Bloomberg's ad campaign against Kelly Ayotte in New Hampshire has drawn a pointed response ad from the National Rifle Association.
At a Senate Armed Services hearing this morning, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand expressed her frustration at the reported rise in sexual assaults in the military, which were released today, less than 48 hours after the head of prevention efforts for the Air Force was himself arrested for sexual assault.
At a candidate forum in Park Slope last night, between questions about the Barclays Center and bike lanes, WNYC's Andrea Bernstein asked Christine Quinn how she responds to the criticism that she's not sufficiently progressive, and too pro-business.
On Monday night, seven candidates for mayor cycled through a synagogue in Park Slope to talk about polarizing issues affecting south-central Brooklyn: Barclays Center, affordable housing and, of course, the Prospect Park bike lane.
At the beginning of a press conference announcing a new suit against two of the nation's biggest banks, attorney general Eric Schneiderman took a moment to address the arrest of his former colleague in the state senate, John Sampson.