E-Cumbo News Briefs 2/22/16

E-Cumbo news

 

WOMEN/LGBT ISSUES

Mets to Host First LGBT Night at Citi Field This Summer

Woman Raped Inside Staten Island Office Building, Police Say

Judge rejects sex trafficker’s request to remove guilty plea

Congressional candidate Teachout thanks WFP for backing her this time

Woman stabbed, slashed in vicious attack by two men in the Bronx

Dr. Luke never raped Kesha, pop singer free to work with other producers, music mogul’s lawyer says  

Miami woman clings to life after brutally beaten by her Craigslist roommate — WARNING: GRAPHIC IMAGES

Cuomo’s Women’s Equality Party doesn’t endorse Silver-linked Dem

Man burned pregnant girlfriend alive because he didn’t want to be a dad

Miss New Jersey dies a week after car crash

Mom shields baby as taxi slams into pole outside Met Museum

Woman reportedly stabbed multiple times in Brooklyn apartment

Woman randomly stabbed and slashed in the Bronx

21-year-old woman stabbed to death in Long Island home

Monster who raped and killed this grandmother will be set free

College staffers hacked girls’ laptops to steal nude photos: suit

Senators call to end loophole letting domestic abusers buy guns

 

YOUTH

‘Reckless’ Teen Who Killed 4-Year-Old Girl Gets Up to 9 Years in Prison

Principal at Woodside Muslim School Urges Students To Be Civically Engaged

Everything you need to know about the new SAT

Los Angeles student sues convicted perv teacher after months of sexual abuse

Kalamazoo teen believed dead after shooting rampage — until she squeezed her mother’s hand 

‘No pajamas, no party’: Heartless principal bans kids from fun
HIGHER EDUCATION

Cuomo’s Silence Means CUNY Budget Battle Continues

Murdered John Jay criminal justice student Imette St. Guillen’s legacy lives on through scholarship

Basketball player dead after possible frat hazing incident

 

PUBLIC HOUSING

In New York, Thousands Protest Officer Liang’s Conviction

Rally for Peter Liang, convicted NYPD officer, disrupted by activists

Op-Ed: Political Expediance And The Liang Trial

EXCLUSIVE: Ex-cops booted over Akai Gurley shooting blame the victim in response to lawsuit

Akai Gurley’s girlfriend sues city, Peter Liang

 

CULTURAL AFFAIRS

The day Andy Warhol, pop art icon, died at 58 of a heart attack in 1987

 

BROOKLYN

2 NYPD Officers Shot in Bed-Stuy After Gunman Rams Police Car, NYPD Says

Gunman who allegedly shot two 2 NYPD cops lost control after divorce, says ex-wife

Man Assaults Cabbie Over Change From Fare to Crown Heights, Police Say

Brooklyn-Queens Connector: Lessons to be learned from New Jersey light rail

Noma’s Claus Meyer opening culinary school in Brooklyn

Brooklyn cop slashed in face while trying to break up fight in Brownsville  

EXCLUSIVE: Downtown Brooklyn slow in adding buildings for businesses since 2004 rezone

 

NEW YORK CITY/STATE LEGISLATORS

Bill de Blasio aims for a Cuomo-proof agenda

Former Mayor David Dinkins Hospitalized for Pneumonia

EXCLUSIVE: NYC pol leads national group of city councilmembers in pushing CDC to study gun violence

EXCLUSIVE: NY lawmakers want teachers trained to spot students with mental health issues

 

NEW YORK CITY

EXCLUSIVE: Retail union backs Mayor de Blasio’s affordable housing plan

NYC job growth skews toward low-wage industries, City Comptroller Scott Stringer says in report

Most crowded NYC neighborhoods include Jackson Heights and Sunset Park, report says

Slashing attacks continue in the Bronx over the weekend, police say

Video shows suspect who slashed man in head on Bronx food truck line

EXCLUSIVE: TV ad attacks Uber over lack of vehicles for disabled riders

EXCLUSIVE: Teacher claims NYC is being anti-Irish by scheduling school event on St. Patrick’s Day

NYC risks losing $2M in tax money over errors in classifying buildings, audit shows

EXCLUSIVE: NYC spent almost $1M on unused design for new Bronx police station, goes with ‘bunker’ instead

Bratton’s more concerned about public image vs. public safety

1993 World Trade Center bombing survivor finally gets her payout

Tickets for ‘quality of life’ crimes continue to plummet

The bad old days of NYC are back

Cuomo demands probe into alleged ‘gang rape’ at Bellevue Men’s Shelter

Police bust alleged Manhattan attacker amid spate of slashings
NEW YORK STATE

New law leaves test opt-out consequences up to the state

New records gained under legislative FOIL would likely be minimal

AIDS groups begin to turn on ‘disingenuous’ Cuomo

Assembly Housing Committee Holds Hearing on Co-ops

DMV’s new facial recognition software threatens fake IDs

 

NATIONAL

Supreme Court resumes work for first time after death of Justice Antonin Scalia 

FBI director James Comey argues investigators owe it to San Bernardino victims to access attacker’s locked Apple iPhone

Judge will decide if gun company can be sued for Sandy Hook massacre

New bill could give illegal aliens voting rights in New York City

Uber driver in Michigan rampage to face multiple charges, but motive is mystery

 

INTERNATIONAL

Estonia Wants More NATO Troops—But Only if They Aren’t Black

 

 

 

 

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