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The family of slain civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. and their supporters, some shouting, "Hey Hey! Ho Ho! Voter suppression has got to go," marched in Washington on Monday urging passage of a law to protect voters from racial discrimination.

A driver fatally struck a 15-year-old girl in Brooklyn on Monday morning in an apparent hit-and-run. via @Brooklyn_Paper 

Mayor Eric Adams wants his recommended MTA board members to be regular straphangers, not car drivers.

"The pandemic was one thing where it shakes you a bit.....It lit a fire under me. I had isolation and peace and was able to start writing, had the clarity I never had."

"Regardless of our backgrounds, we must recognize the threats to our democracy and the right to vote — and act, as Dr. King would have, to oppose them wherever they arise. This is no time for good people to remain silent; we must all speak out."

Thousands of flights canceled in eastern U.S. as winter storm heads north

New York City's COVID-19 infection rates are slowing down and are among the lowest in the state, according to recent state health data.

Netflix Inc has raised its monthly subscription price by $1 to $2 per month in the United States depending on the plan, the company said on Friday, to help pay for new programming to compete in the crowded streaming TV market.

Weeks after a search warrant was issued for Alec Baldwin's cell phone, the Rust star has given the device to police for their probe into the fatal shooting of cinematographer Halyna Hutchins last October in New Mexico, reports AP.


On Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the son of the Civil Rights leader endorsed Andrew Yang for New York City mayor in the upcoming 2021 election. (corrected from earlier version)

Science is Back, now it’s time for executive powers to declare climate emergency says Schumer#Schumer  #ClimateChange 

With spikes in COVID-19 infection rates hitting New Jersey and Connecticut, Governor Andrew Cuomo, while offering support, said tentatively on Tuesday that travel between the three should be avoided if possible.

New Yorkers flock to Washington Square Park in support of 'Free Britney' movement

Pair sought for vandalizing St. Patrick's Cathedral amid protests

Queens becomes first county in NY State to hit 1 mill. vaccinations

The steps leading to the Queens Public Library in Flushing were overflowing with protesters Wednesday demanding an end to the 24-hour workday and accountability from their employer, CPC.