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Ambassador Masood Khan Hosts working dinner for First Com leadership and CD Envoys

First Committee Chairman Ambassador Courtenay Rattray of Jamaica, Ambassador Zamir Akram from Geneva, and Ambassadors accredited to the Conference on Disarmament.

Mayor de Blasio, Governor Cuomo and New York City Health Officials Host Press Conference at Bellevue Hospital

Mayor Bill de Blasio: Good evening. Before I offer remarks, I just want to note – we are joined by Governor Andrew Cuomo, by Health Commissioner Mary Basset of the city of New York, Health Commissioner Howard Zucker of the state of New York,

Opinion: License undocumented residents to drive legally in New Jersey

By Erika J. Nava

Allowing all residents the opportunity to drive legally would make New Jersey safer, help its economy and increase the well-being of many families. The Garden State should follow the lead of 11 states and Washington D.C., and ensure that all drivers – regardless of their immigration status – are tested, trained, licensed, insured and accountable for their driving records.

Yasir's Cancer Battle

Yasir Raja has been diagnosed with spinal cancer. At age 28 he is the father of a beautiful 2 year old daughter. He is already fighting with multiple spinal herniations for which he has undergone spinal fusion surgery for one of four herniations.

Asia Society Honors Jack Ma, Other 'Asia Game Changers' at United Nations

Asia Society tonight honored Jack Ma, Chairman of the Alibaba Group, and 12 other leaders and institutions as its inaugural class of Asia Game Changers. The ceremony, held at the United Nations in New York City,


 Happy 15th wedding anniversary to Anwar Wasti (Friends of Wastis)