Author Archives: Jonathan Lemire

  • ‘Central Park Five’ Get $40 Million Settlement

    NEW YORK (AP) — All but closing the books on one of the most lurid crime cases in New York history, the city has agreed to a $40 million settlement with five men who were falsely convicted in the vicious 1989 rape and beating of a Central Park jogger, a city official said Friday. The […]

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  • NYC Mayor Rips Housing Agency after Boy’s Stabbing

    NEW YORK (AP) — New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (dih BLAH'-zee-oh) says an "unacceptable bureaucracy" led to the lack of security cameras in a public housing elevator where a child was stabbed to death. A 6-year-old boy was killed and a 7-year-old girl was critically ...

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  • Democrat De Blasio Elected NYC Mayor in Landslide

    NEW YORK (AP) — Emboldened by a historic landslide that made him the first Democratic mayor of New York City in a generation, Bill de Blasio seeks to push ahead with an ambitious liberal agenda aimed at easing the economic inequality he hammered in his "tale of two cities" ...

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