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Brooklyn Man Sentenced to 108 ½ Years to Life in Prison for Predatory Sexual Assault of 12-Year-Old Girl and Crimes against Other Children

The defendant was also convicted in connection with exploiting a 15-year-old boy and a 10-year-old girl, in separate incidents, both of whom he met on Facebook by pretending to be a young girl.

The Trump Era: American Muslims must pursue dialogue, engagement

Akbar Ahmed at River Road Unitarian Universalist Congregation in Bethesda, Md. Sunday November 20, 2016 Photo: Views and News

New York’s Attorney General Schneiderman Issues Fraud Alert On Immigration Scams

Attorney General's Office, Immigration Groups Have Received An Increased Number Of Reported Scams In Recent Weeks

Pakistan calls the UN’s attention to India’s escalation on LoC

New York, 17 November, 2016 - Pakistan has drawn the attention of the United Nations to India’s escalatory actions, which are fuelling tensions and threaten regional peace and security.

A.G. Schneiderman, Mayor De Blasio And Governor Cuomo Announce Revocation Notices Sent To Owners Of 178 Buildings Receiving 421-a Benefits

NEW YORK—Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman, Mayor Bill de Blasio and Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that the Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) issued letters notifying owners of 178 residential buildings – with a total of 1,400 rental apartments

A bumpy road ahead - By Sherry Rahman

INTERPRETING Donald Trump is the new normal for the world, with good reason. The newly minted leader of the not-so-free world can in theory, and over time, reshape the fabric of US policies by an unprecedented hold on all state institutions,

Violence Continues its Downward Trend in New York City, Report NYPD

New York, New York— The NYPD is proud to report an ongoing decrease in violent crime in New York City through the first seven months of 2016. There have been 9 fewer murders and 131 fewer shootings year-to-date,

USCIS Increases Validity of Work Permits to Two Years for Asylum Applicants

Effective October 5, 2016, USCIS has increased the validity period for initial or renewal Employment Authorization Documents for asylum applicants from one year to two years. Applicants with pending asylum claims file

Happy Thanksgiving

WNYC News - At Muslim Day Parade, a Desire to Show Dedication to God and U.S.

by Mirela Iverac

Muslims from the New York region gathered to celebrate their heritage at the annual Muslim Day Parade in midtown on Sunday.