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Rikers Island To Close Thanks To Advocacy Of Victims And Survivors

Thanks to its own survivors.

Here’s What The Night-Two Democratic Candidates Said About The Country’s Racial Divide And Criminal Justice Reform

Kirsten Gillibrand addressed her own white privilege.

Pandemonium Breaks Out in NYC Outside of Cancelled Kanye West Show

This thing was not properly organized AT ALL.

NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio Partners Up With Warby Parker

The initiative will give free glasses to students in need.

Larry Wilmore Asks Bill de Blasio to Give Pot Smokers a Break

Nightly Show host also talks police brutality with mayor.

NYC Mayor Takes New Tact After Latest Grand Jury Decision

Mayor Bill de Blasio may be trying to keep peace with NYPD.

NYPD Arrests Drop 66 Percent in Wake of Officers Shooting Deaths

Also, citations for traffic violations plummeted 94 percent.

Obama Welcomes African Leaders for Unusual Dinner

A one-of-a-kind affair put on for a one-of-a-kind gathering.

Central Park Five Reach a $40 Million Settlement With New York City

The five men were teenagers when convicted in 1989.