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NYC Human Rights Commission-While Black ad campaign

New York City Human Rights Commission Launches Campaign against Racism

The New York City Human Rights Commission launched a new ad campaign entitled “While Black” to prevent racial discrimination. Last year alone, the Commission received...

New York Attorney General Opens Probe into Trump Organization Projects

The New York Attorney General office launched an investigation into Trump Organization’s projects and a 2014 unsuccessful bid to acquire the Buffalo Bills, a...
Measles virus under microscope

Measles Outbreak:  New York City Student Infects 21 Others

A New York City student with measles infected 21 others with ties to a Jewish school, the Yeshiva Kehilath Yakov in Brooklyn, according to...
New York State Capitol Building

New York State Private Sector Jobs Reach All-Time High

The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) of released its newly revised data showing that the State of New York’s annual private sector jobs reached...
New York Regulator Investigating Trump Organization Insurance Broker

New York State Regulator Investigating Trump Organization’s Insurance Broker

New York State regulators are investigating a long-time insurance broker for the Trump Organization, according to the New York Times based on information from...

Multiple States Sues Trump Admin. Over Gag Rule Limiting Access to Family Planning Services

A coalition of 21 State Attorneys General filed a lawsuit against the Trump Administration challenging the constitutionality of a new “gag rule” limiting access...
Cuomo tax fairness

Gov. Cuomo Demands New York Legislature Make Property Tax Cap Permanent

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is demanding the state Legislature to make the two percent property tax cap permanent to ensure tax fairness for...

New York State Sues Zara Realty for Violating Rent Stabilization Laws

The State of New York filed a lawsuit against Zara Realty Holding Corp for allegedly violating rent stabilization laws and harassing tenants at its...
Gov. Andrew Cuomo

New York Gov. Cuomo to Sign Legislation Criminalizing Revenge Porn

The New York State Legislature passed a bill to criminalize the distribution and publication of revenge porn or explicit images of a person. Governor...
New York Attorney General Letitia James

New York Attorney General Announces $8M Funding for Affordable Housing

The lack of affordable housing is one of the major problems confronting the State of New York and other states across the country. The New...

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Facebook bans ads for bitcoin, ICOs, cryptocurrencies

Facebook Names Department of State Legal Adviser as General Counsel

Facebook (NASDAQ: FB) hired two new executives—a general counsel and a vice president for global communications—as the social media giant is working on rebuilding...