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Bill de Blasio Heckled While Touting NYCHA Safety Gains

Mayor Bill de Blasio went to the Lincoln Houses in East Harlem to talk about crime reductions and safety upgrades in the city’s public housing stock — but some residents just didn’t want to hear it. 541 more words

Thousands Protest in Staten Island as Sharpton Vows March on D.C.

Helicopters droned over an otherwise normal Saturday morning in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn. On the ground, all that seemed out of place was the police officer posted to nearly every corner south of 86th Street. 1,168 more words

City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito Tweets HPV Low Grade Dysplasia, '#Whew'

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Whew!

That was City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito’s reaction to learning the results of a biopsy following her diagnosis of high-risk human paillomavirus, or HPV. 218 more words


Melissa Mark-Viverito Will Join Al Sharpton's Staten Island March

Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito told reporters today that she would join Rev. Al Sharpton’s anti-police brutality march on Saturday.

Ms. Mark-Viverito had previously balked at attending the march in Staten Island, but confirmed this afternoon she would attend. 324 more words

NYC Council Speaker makes first appearance since HPV announcement

NEW YORK (PIX11) — City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito spoke for the first time since announcing on Twitter this weekend she has high risk HPV. 66 more words


Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito reveals HPV diagnosis on Twitter

CITY HALL, Manhattan (PIX11)  — Very public tweets by City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito disclosed some very private details of her health and announced to more than 11-thousand followers that at a recent visit to the gynecologist she was told she has “high risk HPV” 357 more words