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Melted Dreams: Brooklyn artists’ installation to vanish during conventions

"The American Dream" will melt away during the Republican and Democratic national conventions. Two artists from Brooklyn are installing massive ice sculptures of the words "The American Dream" in Cleveland and Philadelphia during those cities' conventions. … Full Article

Hillary Clinton gives victory speech at Brooklyn Navy Yard

Similar to the Democratic presidential debate in April, the Brooklyn Navy Yard’s Duggal Green House played host to thousands of outspoken Democrats on Tuesday evening. … Full Article

Hillary bash in NYC: Brooklyn ties & tears wrap up Democratic Primary celebrations

Brooklyn has been a "one-party town" for most of its existence, and this year was bound to have an even stronger direct connection to both national candidates. … Full Article

Stringer to audit NYC Board of Elections after Primary Day polling problems, voter disenfranchisement

With more than 125,000 Brooklyn residents left off the voter’s registration list and reports of closed polling sites, faulty ballot scanners, misleading voting site notifications and other voting irregularities, NYC Comptroller Scott Stringer blasted the city’s Board of Elections on Tuesday and a … Full Article

Primary Day: At one Brooklyn Heights polling site, slim turnout and voters leaning toward Hillary

Despite reports of polling snafus at various sites across Brooklyn, Primary Day voters at 101 Clark St. in Brooklyn Heights had no problems casting their votes Tuesday afternoon. … Full Article

EXCLUSIVE: Q&A with Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders on Brooklyn, national issues

Democratic primary contenders Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders are battling it out at the polls today for the hearts, minds and votes of New Yorkers. … Full Article

PHOTOS: Primary Day in Brooklyn

At Macon Branch Public Library on Lewis Avenue, a steady stream of Democrats was flowing in to vote on Tuesday afternoon. … Full Article

Clinton, Sanders, crowd bring the heat in historic Brooklyn Navy Yard debate

Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders and a boisterous crowd of Brooklynites brought the heat — and noise — to a raucous Democratic debate Thursday night in true Brooklyn fashion. … Full Article

Clinton, Sanders keep sniping after Brooklyn debate

As if their two-hour televised debate at the Brooklyn Navy Yard wasn’t enough time to attack each other, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Vermont Sen. … Full Article

Democratic Debate Preview: The Eagle’s inside look at the Brooklyn Navy Yard showdown

There’s a palpable energy in the air in the streets of Downtown Brooklyn. Walking down the sidewalks, one notices an abnormal number of police officers. Every few minutes, fleets of unmarked black cars and news vans zip past. … Full Article

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