President Donald Trump’s planned cuts to the Environmental Protection Agency could negatively impact New York City… Continue reading
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City pol to introduce bill for website linking leftover food from eateries, markets with nonprofits serving the hungry
City Councilman Rafael Espinal is set to introduce the bill Thursday. He believes it stop “edible” food from heading to landfills and… Continue reading
EXCLUSIVE: State audits find health, safety violations and questionable expenses filed by nonprofit organization
State Controller Thomas DiNapoli is knocking the Cuomo administration for a lack of sufficient monitoring of nonprofit organizations that provide housing for the mentally ill.
Three audits office to be released Monday found a number of health and safety violations that were allowed to go uncorrected, as well as questionable expenses providers submitted to the state for everything… Continue reading
Uncle Sam is prioritizing the fight against homelessness like he never has before.
Federal funding for programs addressing homelessness is at its highest level ever, according to a report by the National Alliance to End Homelessness provided to The Huffington Post.
Through several initiatives by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), Department of Health and Human Services
Just days after Indiana Gov. Mike Pence declared a public health emergency in his state due to an HIV outbreak, it was revealed the county at the center of the explosion has been without a testing center since early 2013, reports the Huffington Post.
The clinic in Scott County and four other Planned Parenthood facilities in the state, all of which provided HIV testing and… Continue reading
Three Black Women To Sue NYPD For Racial Profiling After Being Falsely Arrested For Stealing Credit Card
Three African American women are taking legal action against the NYPD for falsely accusing them of stealing a credit card and placing them in jail.
In an interview with the NY Daily News, Kimmell McIntosh and her cousins Melanie and Maxine Henry were enjoying a girls day at a Massage Envy in Brooklyn when they were falsely accused of using a stolen credit card… Continue reading
Lawyers for Ferguson were pleading for leniency, saying that she was a mother trying to turn her life around. Ferguson was charged with gang assault, and ordered held on… Continue reading