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Activists, public advocate, announce new MTA measures to curb sexual harassment on mass transit

The MTA is taking new approaches to combating sexual harassment, including adding cameras in trains and an improved reporting system for victims and witnesses.

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Mayor reveals new tech hub Digital.NYC

Mayor Bill de Blasio revealed Digital.NYC on Wednesday, a new online platform aimed at connecting all things tech in New […]

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Falling debris hits two men in Times Square

Two men were taken to the hospital Wednesday morning after being hit by falling debris from 110 feet above Times […]

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Queens Assemblyman William Scarborough accused of misusing campaign funds

Queens Assemblyman William Scarborough has been indicted on state and federal charges for allegedly withdrawing campaign funds as cash for […]

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U.S. Secret Service director Pierson resigns under fire

U.S. Secret Service Director Julia Pierson resigned under fire on Wednesday after a series of security lapses came to light.

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Second Shift: Using her time off to help those in need

New Yorker Vanessa Bracetty started a non-profit that helps homeless women and children with her sisters.