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Exclusive – Kobach: Losing the Lottery

The Halloween terrorist attack in New York City was horrifying for many reasons. Not the least of which was the fact that this was yet another jihadist attack committed by yet another alien who had been admitted into this country through legal immigration channels. It illustrated once again why extreme vetting is needed, especially when aliens come to the United States from dangerous regions of the world where radical Islamism is rampant. In this case, the terrorist — Sayfullo Habibullaevic Saipov — came from Uzbekistan, a country where terrorism is widespread.

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo delivers one of his State of the State addresses at SUNY Purchase in Purchase, N.Y., Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

NY Governor Andrew Cuomo Announces Plan to Fight Anti-Semitism, Hate Crimes

Governor Andrew Cuomo unveiled on Thursday a new plan of action in order to combat antisemitism and hate crimes across the state of New York, including a $25 Million grant for schools to improve security, $5,000 rewards for any Information leading to arrest and conviction for a hate crime, and a new hate crimes text line to report incidents.

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Newsweek: NYC Hate Hoax ‘Highlights Pressures’ on Muslims

After a Muslim woman faked a hate crime where she alleged President-Elect Donald Trump supporters attacked her on a subway as New Yorkers looked on, Newsweek is now saying the hoax “highlights pressures” on Muslim teen girls.

Investigators work at the scene where two NYPD officers were shot, Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014 in the Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood of the Brooklyn borough of New York. Police said an armed man walked up to two officers sitting inside the patrol car and opened fire before running into a nearby subway …

Gun-Controlled NYC Installs Special Mics to Record Ongoing Gun Crime

With the myriad of gun restrictions and bans contained in the Secure Ammunition and Firearms Enforcement (SAFE) Act of 2013 now in effect throughout New York state, it is ironic to see New York City installing special microphones to capture the sounds of gun crime in the city.

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‘Evil’ in New York: Ideology Drives Murder and Welfare Up in NYC

In 1993, Rudy Giuliani defeated incumbent Mayor David Dinkins on a tough crime-fighting and welfare-to-work platform. The life-long New York intellectual Norman Podhoretz, reflecting on this moment in 1999, wrote that “neither I nor anyone else ever dreamed that the new mayor — or any other person occupying that office — would be able to turn the city around, let alone that he would do so almost overnight. How wrong we were!”

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NY City Sees First Murder in 12 Days

NYPD officials’ celebration of their city going twelve days without a murder had their celebration cut short on Friday, when Eric Roman, 28, was shot in the head, leg, and hand in Queens, dying on Saturday in Jamaica Hospital Medical Center.

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Bill de Blasio Issues Statement on Chapel Hill Shooting

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio released a statement applauding the FBI investigation of the murders of North Carolinians Yusor Mohammad Abu-Salha, Razan Mohammad Abu-Salha, and Deah Barakat on behalf of NYC’s “large and vibrant Muslim communities.”

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De Blasio Could Cost New York DNC Convention Bid

While NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio had hoped to bring the 2016 Democratic National Convention to Brooklyn, the bad blood he has created between himself and the New York Police Department is reportedly causing genuine concern for influential Democrats.

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De Blasio’s Changes in New York May Leave a Mark

New York magazine takes a look at how current Mayor Bill de Blasio is already beginning to change New York. It doesn’t sound so bad if you like crime, homeless people, and ferrets.

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Watch: Protesters Shout F-Fox News on Live TV

(Language Warning) Tuesday during Fox News Channel’s  “On the Record With Greta van Susteren,”  protesters marching through the streets of New York gave the middle finger to the live shot camera and began chanting f-ck Fox News  behind reporter Griff

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Mayor de Blasio: ‘Put Aside Protests’ to Unify NYC

Monday in commenting on the Saturday afternoon murders of NYPD Officer Rafael Ramos and his partner, Officer Wenjian Liu, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said, “All I can say is this is a time for every New Yorker to think

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NYC Mayor: Police Murders Was an ‘Attack on Democracy’

Monday, commenting on the Saturday afternoon murders of NYPD Officer Rafael Ramos and his partner, Officer Wenjian Liu, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said, “We have to understand the attack on them was an attack on all of