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Latest Rikers brutality case fuels debate over jail's future
The latest brutality case against a Rikers Island guard has added fuel to a growing debate on whether New York City's notoriously violent jail complex has become so dysfunctional it should be shut down
Israeli-American arrested over threats to Jewish centers
A Jewish man who is a Israeli-American dual citizen was arrested in Israel in connection with a series of bomb threats made against Jewish Community Centers and Jewish schools in the United States and other countries, sources told ABC News.
Q&A: What's at stake for NY in federal health overhaul?
There's a debate in New York over the effects of an amendment to the Republican federal health care overhaul that only applies to the state
Breslin celebrated for bringing 'honor' to his press pass
New York political leaders from the last 50 years have joined Jimmy Breslin's family in celebrating the life of the pugnacious journalist
Republicans shift NY Medicaid tab; Dems call 'Buffalo Bribe'
House Republican leaders pushing their health care overhaul are seeking to shift more than $2 billion in Medicaid costs from upstate counties to New York State _ a move Democrats quickly labeled the "Buffalo Bribe."
Rich New Yorkers ask state to raise their taxes
Some of the wealthiest New Yorkers are asking the state to raise their taxes
Local leaders join opposition to New York nuclear plant aid
Nearly 70 locally elected officials in New York are calling on Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo to halt a tax subsidy program that would allow three aging nuclear power plants to remain open upstate
Home health aides: Minimum-wage hikes could deepen shortage
Advocates for New York's disabled worry the state's move to a $15 minimum wage could deepen a shortage of home health aides
Jimmy Breslin, chronicler of wise guys and underdogs, dies
Jimmy Breslin, the legendary New York newspaper columnist who chronicled wise guys and underdogs, has died