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Jessica Corbett, staff writer
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday denied former President Donald Trump's effort to block the release of his tax returns to a grand jury. (Photo: <a class="owner-name truncate" href="">Alec Perkins/Flickr/cc)</a></p>
"This decisive defeat once again shows that no one—including Donald Trump—is above the law."
Kenny Stancil, staff writer
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) is seen on the House steps of the Capitol on December 4, 2020. (Photo: Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images)
"Thousands of vulnerable New Yorkers lost their lives in nursing homes...
Jake Johnson, staff writer
New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo holds daily media announcement and briefing at 633 3rd Avenue, Manhattan.
Cuomo reportedly threatened to "destroy" a New York assemblyman who has vocally...


Yes, It Could Happen Here: When Nazis Came to New York
With Trump's latest crime against "the other" - immigrants may have to choose between food and green card - a timely new book considers the threat of a "21st-century master of divisive rhetoric" whose toxic mix of fear, lies, and scapegoating uncannily echos an earlier monster. If you think that's a stretch, see "A Night At the Garden," documenting the 1939 night when 20,000 New Yorkers came to cheer Nazis on - chilling proof "most humans have dark passions inside us, waiting to be stirred up."