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Eric Garner's sister endorses Cornegy for Brooklyn borough president

Eric Garner's sister endorses Cornegy for Brooklyn borough president

1 hour ago   |   New York Post   |   2 articles

Ellisha Garner endorsed Councilman Robert Cornegy Jr. for Brooklyn Borough president, lauding his successful sponsorship of a city law banning police chokeholds.
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How Americans are Celebrating Juneteenth: Photos Across the US

3 hours ago   |   NY Times

From Brooklyn to Galveston, there were scenes of joy and reflections on the meaning of the holiday. “We have to celebrate that we survived,” one man said.
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Eric Garner's sister endorses NYC Councilman Robert Cornegy for Brooklyn borough president

3 hours ago   |   NY Daily News   |   2 articles

Garner praised Cornegy as a “staunch supporter” of the Garner family who helped push laws to ban chokeholds like the one ex-NYPD cop Daniel Pantaleo used on Eric Garner during...
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After 10-Hour Standoff, 1 Arrested In Connection To Robbinsdale Homicide

7 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - An hours-long standoff in Brooklyn Center led to the arrest of a man in connection with a homicide investigation in Robbinsdale. Robbinsdale police were...
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Fantasy Basketball 2021: Daily Fantasy Lineup Tips for Saturday's NBA Playoffs

13 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report

Kevin Durant has been unstoppable in the last two games of the Eastern Conference semifinal series between the Brooklyn Nets and Milwaukee Bucks...
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‘Keep an Eye on This Guy': Inside Eric Adams's Complicated Police Career

14 hours ago   |   NY Times

Mr. Adams's police credentials have helped him rise to the top of this year's mayoral field. But his relationship with the department is complex.
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Bronx BP candidate Vanessa Gibson spoke out for cousin convicted of drug, firearm charges

1 day ago   |   NY Daily News

She asked a Brooklyn judge for leniency in sentencing a family member for 'conspiracy to distribute and possess with intent to distribute narcotics' and 'unlawful use of a...
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Brad Stevens doesn't hesitate to pull trigger on Kemba deal

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

Brad Stevens guaranteed himself a restful Father's Day weekend, though it's unclear if the Celtics' new president of basketball operations was going to allow himself that kind...
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FDNY truck collides with vehicle in Brooklyn, injures 10

FDNY truck collides with vehicle in Brooklyn, injures 10

1 day ago   |   New York Post

The crash happened just before 3 p.m. in Williamsburg on South 5th Street, where firefighters with Ladder 103 were heading to a structural blaze.
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George Floyd's brother slams Reynoso over ‘fraud' Brooklyn BP endorsement

George Floyd's brother slams Reynoso over ‘fraud' Brooklyn BP endorsement

1 day ago   |   New York Post

Brooklyn resident Terrence Floyd says he's furious that Councilman Antonio Reynoso has put out campaign literature and media statements claiming that the slain Minneapolis...
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Some people boo U.S. Sen. Johnson at Juneteenth celebration

Some people boo U.S. Sen. Johnson at Juneteenth celebration

U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson was the last senator to oppose making Juneteenth a federal holiday. He says he was opposed to the financial impact of a new holiday on the economy. Read more ...

How long is Chris Paul out? Timeline, return date, latest updates on Suns star

How long is Chris Paul out? Timeline, return date, latest updates on Suns star

Chris Paul entered the NBA's health and safety protocols after the Suns' four-game sweep of the Nuggets. How long will he be out? Here are the latest updates on his condition... Read more ...

Eric Garner's sister endorses Cornegy for Brooklyn borough president

Eric Garner's sister endorses Cornegy for Brooklyn borough president

Ellisha Garner endorsed Councilman Robert Cornegy Jr. for Brooklyn Borough president, lauding his successful sponsorship of a city law banning police chokeholds. Read more ...

Indiana police officer dies following complications with COVID-19

Indiana police officer dies following complications with COVID-19

A police officer in Indiana has died after being exposed to COVID-19 while on duty. Read more ...

'Sesame Street' episode during Pride Month introduces family with two gay dads

'Sesame Street' episode during Pride Month introduces family with two gay dads

During the show's Family Day episode, "Sesame Street" introduced a new layer of diversity with some fresh faces. Read more ...

One injured in New Kensington shooting

One injured in New Kensington shooting

Pittsburgh's Action News 4 was told at least one person was shot and is working on learning that person's condition. Read more ...

Fight over payment for dog leads to shooting, deputies say

Fight over payment for dog leads to shooting, deputies say

According to Lt. Kevin Bobo with the Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office, it happened around 2:30 p.m. at the Meridian River Run Apartments on Reidville Road. Read more ...

House fire leads deputies to discover illegal poker machines, officials say

House fire leads deputies to discover illegal poker machines, officials say

Officials said fire crews initially responded to a fire at a home on Sunset Drive around 3:25 p.m. Read more ...

Puerto Rican Day Parade returns in first major Chicago parade since start of...

Puerto Rican Day Parade returns in first major Chicago parade since start of pandemic

CHICAGO - Large crowds gathered in the city's Humboldt Park neighborhood for the return of the Puerto Rican Day Parade, a large celebration of the city's rich Puerto Rican... Read more ...

Why Islanders and Nets hosting big playoff games on same night is...

The historical wrinkle of Saturday's home playoff games is that the two franchises have a long, entwined history, which some of the time would have meant that a night such as... Read more ...