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NYPD investigating death of woman in Bronx apartment

A woman was found dead on the floor of her Bronx apartment, and police are looking into whether she was the victim of a crime. Police found the 35-year-old woman just before 4:20 p.m. Saturday in her bedroom on Grand Concourse at E. 165th St. in Concourse. Cops found what looked like bruises on her neck, police sources said. The city medical examiner will determine her cause of death. The ...
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Student Fractures Jaw During Violent Attack in Ocean Beach

San Diego police are investigating a violent attack that happened in Ocean Beach. A pair of local college students told NBC 7 that an argument over a fire pit spiraled out of control on Tuesday. One of the students captured the tail-end of the fight on video as a last-minute attempt to identify the accused aggressors.
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Bronx, NYNew York Post

Our prosecutors are imperiling us

What to say about The Bronx and Manhattan district attorneys throwing out most of the looting and vandalism cases from the wake of the George Floyd protests last year?. Outrageous doesn’t quite cover it. Shameful, disgraceful, disgusting, as local businesses put it. All true. But above all else, these sorts of games by our elected prosecutors are dangerous.
New York City, NYThe New Yorker

Nicole Rifkin’s “Pride and Joy”

In New York, the month of June culminates with the city’s Pride march, which sees thousands of people cheer in the streets and embrace the bonds of community. In her first cover for the magazine, Nicole Rifkin depicts a quieter moment, when self-presentation is freed from public perception. We recently talked to the artist about music, identity, and how images have both influenced her and deepened her connection to family.
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Your Awesome New York Kids Weekend: June 25-27

Get ready for another awesome weekend in NYC with the family! Head over to Governor’s Island to step away from the city, visit Little Island at Pier 55, or cool down from the heat at the sprinkler parks. For more fun things to do this summer, check out 37 Free...
Brooklyn, NYNew York Post

Kevin Durant to commit to Team USA for Tokyo Olympics

Kevin Durant may win a title this year after all. But an Olympic gold medal, instead of an NBA championship ring. The Nets star is expected to commit to Team USA for the Tokyo Olympics this summer, according to The Athletic. The news came the morning after Durant poured in...
New York City, NYNBC New York

Police Search for Two Suspects in Stabbing of Eric Adams Campaign Volunteer

Police are searching for two men involved in the brutal stabbing of a volunteer for the Eric Adams campaign on the last day of early voting in New York City. The 42-year-old victim was canvassing through the neighborhood on the 500 block of Morris Avenue on Sunday afternoon when two men approached and one of them stabbed the volunteer, according to police.
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Green Bronx Machine Names Three Powerhouse Players to Its National Board of Directors

Newswise — BRONX, NY – June 21, 2021 – Linda Femling, Director of Food Programs at Google in the Americas, Ana Cristina Garcia, Director of Government and Community Affairs at NewYork-Presbyterian, and Joel Makower, Chairman and Executive Editor of GreenBiz Group Inc., have been named the newest board members of Green Bronx Machine (GBM), the innovative national education nonprofit that effectively uses urban agriculture to transform teaching, learning and workforce development to boost student academic, health and career outcomes in underserved communities.
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Has Grand Army been canceled or renewed for season 2?

Teen drama Grand Army is not coming back for another season on Netflix. The streaming service canceled the Katie Cappiello-created series after just one season. Variety broke the cancellation news last week, eight months after the show’s nine-episode first season premiered in October 2020. Netflix didn’t provide any reason for...