Sheldon Silver Retrial is Underway With Testimony From Cancer Researcher

It’s day two in the retrial of former Lower East Side Assemblyman Sheldon Silver on federal corruption charges. …

Sheldon Silver leaves court May 3, 2016 after sentencing hearing.

Opening Statements Expected Today in Sheldon Silver Retrial

Sheldon Silver leaves court May 3, 2016 after sentencing hearing.

The retrial of former Lower East Side Assemblyman Sheldon Silver on federal corruption charges …

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Suspect Arrested in Beating of Elderly Man on East Broadway

Police have arrested a suspect in the attack of an 84-year-old man on the Lower East Side April 24. …

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Cops Search For Suspect After Assault on 84-Year-Old Man on East Broadway (Updated)

Police are looking for a suspect who attacked an 84-year-old man yesterday (Tuesday) morning on the Lower East Side. …

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Jury Seated in Sheldon Silver Retrial

The jury has been selected for Sheldon Silver’s retrial on federal corruption charges. …

Sheldon Silver, 2016.

Silver Trial Delayed as Star Witness Deals With Medical Issue

There have been complications in the retrial of former Lower East Side Assemblyman Sheldon Silver. …

Sheldon Silver at the federal courthouse in 2015.

Juror in First Silver Trial Says He Was Pressured to Convict

The retrial of former Lower East Side Assemblyman Sheldon Silver on federal corruption charges is set to begin next week. …

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7th Precinct Officers Remove Hateful Graffiti From Barricade

The guys at the 7th Precinct work fast. …

Sheldon Silver. File photo.

Judge Refuses to Derail Sheldon Silver Retrial on Corruption Charges

A federal judge yesterday rejected Sheldon Silver’s latest attempt to avoid a spring retrial. …

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Man at East Broadway Station Hurls Rock at MTA Booth, Demands Money

Police are trying to find a suspect who tried to rob an MTA toll booth employee at the East Broadway Station this past week. …

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Cops Search For Suspect in Ludlow Street Attempted Rape

Police have released surveillance video showing a suspect wanted in an attempted rape on the Lower East Side last month. …

Stats Contradict NYPD’s Theories on Marijuana Arrests in Communities of Color

Year after year, statistics show that the overwhelming majority of arrests for marijuana possession occur in neighborhoods with large black and Latino populations. …

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Cops Look For Suspect in Attempted Rape on Ludlow Street

Cops are searching for a suspect in an attempted rape that happened early Tuesday morning on Ludlow Street near Rivington Street. …

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55-Year-Old Man Beaten and Robbed in Lobby of Rutgers Houses

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A 55-year-old man was brutally beaten in a robbery Monday night in the lobby of the Rutgers Houses.

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Suspect in Custody After Two Women Slashed on the Lower East Side

A 30-year-old man is in custody this morning — accused of slashing two women in separate incidents on the Lower East Side. …