Day: October 24, 2011

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DA's Office Investigating cop shooting of homeless woman

The Manhattan District Attorney’s Office confirmed this week that they are investigating the growing scandal behind the recent police shooting death of a 57-year-old homeless woman. Police shot and killed Yvonne McNeil at about 8:30 pm on Oct. 2 on the street outside the New Providence Women’s Shelter on East 45th Street near Second Avenue […]readmore

City Politics

Congressional Race Between Towns and Jeffries Heats Up

–Stark divide in substance and style– Looking more and more like a congressional candidate to be reckoned with, Assemblyman Hakeem Jeffries answered two Our Time Press questions regarding federal issues while incumbent Ed Towns played coy. The first question e-mailed to both Towns and Jeffries was: What regulatory legislation over Wall Street and the banking […]readmore