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A quick stop by former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Saturday in the state that holds the first primary in the race for the White House is sparking more speculation about a possibl … Full Article

VIDEO: New Yorkers protest immigrant family separation policies

As part of a nationwide rally, hundreds of people gathered at Brooklyn Borough Hall on Thursday to protest the federal government’s policy to forcibly separate immigrant children from their parents when apprehended at the border by immigration authorities. … Full Article

Donald Trump Jr., Sebastian Gorka to headline Brooklyn GOP gala

UPDATED | The chickens are coming home to roost. … Full Article
Real Talk: A Conference on Sexual Assault

VIDEO: Wyckoff Hospital hosts panel on sexual violence

Representatives of various institutions met last Wednesday at Wyckoff Hospital to talk about sexual violence in recognition of Sexual Assault Awareness Month. … Full Article

Massive D.C. spending bill will keep NY-NJ Gateway Project alive, anti-terror funds flowing to NYPD

The bipartisan $1.3 trillion spending package hashed out in Congress Wednesday evening includes a number of provisions affecting Brooklyn and the New York City area. The omnibus bill will keep the government in operation until September, if Congress passes it this week. … Full Article

VIDEO: Students call for an end to gun violence

Students at more than a dozen schools in District 38 joined the National School Walkout on Wednesday to protest gun violence and to mark one month since a mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. … Full Article

Constituents call on Donovan to pass the Dream Act and protect young Americans

According to a statement from Housing Works Director of Policy Reed Vreeland, U.S. Rep. Dan Donovan must address the need for a Dream Act. … Full Article

Conservative Party endorses Donovan for Congress

U.S. Rep. Dan Donovan received a major endorsement yesterday in his reelection bid for U.S. Congress. The Conservative Party has thrown its support behind the incumbent Republican. … Full Article

Brooklyn vs. Louisville: Schumer, McConnell spar over which city boasts best bourbon

Every city has a signature product that is unrivaled to any other region of the country. Philadelphia is famous for its cheesesteaks, Chicago for its deep-dish pizza, and New York, of course, has its bagels. … Full Article

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