Last week's raid of the gay escort site led to accusations that the authorities were motivated by homophobia or simply wasting resources.
The scariest island in America is finally poised to see some big changes thanks to a legal settlement reached Monday.
On Thursday, Sheldon Silver, who has been state assembly speaker for two decades, turned himself in to the FBI.
US Attorney Preet Bharara says Mayor Bill de Blasio is taking too long to reform the notoriously horrific collection of jails.
The Working Families Party endorsed Democratic New York Governor Andrew Cuomo after pressure from unions and NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio.