New York State Black, Puerto Rican, Hispanic and Asian Legislative Caucus holds 43rd annual conference
Business, schmoozing and celebration were all on the agenda at the 43rd annual conference of the New York State Black, Puerto Rican, Hispanic and Asian Legislative Caucus this past weekend.
When Trenton Mayor Tony Mack was convicted of bribery, extortion, wire fraud and mail fraud in federal court earlier this month, he opted not to resign.
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced a new statewide initiative to give incarcerated individuals the opportunity to earn a college degree
Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman announced that he will propose legislation that revises Section 8-b of the New York State Court of Claims Act
Will Washington end up saving New York’s struggling hospitals? Many workers and patients hope so after the recent news.
The former mayor of New Orleans has been found guilty of accepting hundreds of thousands of dollars in bribes and favors from businessmen while in office.
The son of the late Amiri Baraka, Ras Baraka, announced he is running for mayor of Newark, N.J.
For HIV/AIDS advocates, it just boils down to one thing: “Provide more affordable housing for New Yorkers living with HIV/AIDS.”
On Monday, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio gave his first State of the City address at LaGuardia Community College in Queens.
A spokeswoman for Newark, the state’s largest city, said Monday that officials were in discussions with the Department of Justice to select a monitor to oversee the Newark Police Department later this year.
A bill passed in Congress involving money and benefits and those who already have money got the most benefits out of it? In other words, it’s a day that ends with the letter “y.”
In an effort to have more students nationwide pursue careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields, members of Congress, including Rep. Charles Rangel, have launched the House Student App Challenge, a competition for high school students from his ...
New Brooklyn District Attorney Ken Thompson is the first African-American to assume that position.
New York is reportedly leading the nation in Medicaid recoveries after Gov. Andrew Cuomo revealed that the Office of the Medicaid Inspector General (OMIG) recovered over $851 million of taxpayers’ money in 2013.
The chorus of those in favor of universal pre-K for all of New York City’s children has grown significantly.