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Hospitals Play ‘Songs of Hope’ as Virus Patients Go Home

Anthems like “Don’t Stop Believin’,” the “Rocky” theme and “Every Breath You Take” have been adopted by hospitals to celebrate each victory in the battle against coronavirus.

Hospitals Play ‘Songs of Hope’ as Virus Patients Go Home

Anthems like “Don’t Stop Believin’,” the “Rocky” theme and “Every Breath You Take” have been adopted by hospitals to celebrate each victory in the battle against coronavirus.
Furor Erupts Over Killing of Witness in MS-13 Gang Case

Furor Erupts Over Killing of Witness in MS-13 Gang Case

The death became a flash point in the debate over changes to the criminal justice system adopted in New York.
‘They Saw Him Hanging and Did Nothing’: A Teen’s Agony in Rikers

‘They Saw Him Hanging and Did Nothing’: A Teen’s Agony in Rikers

Nicholas Feliciano, 18, had a history of suicide attempts, but guards stood by for seven minutes as he tried to kill himself.
How Republicans Are Losing the Suburbs

How Republicans Are Losing the Suburbs

Democrats have overtaken their rivals in many counties around New York City, in a reversal of the historical norm.
After Lopsided Win, 61-13, High School Coach Is Suspended

After Lopsided Win, 61-13, High School Coach Is Suspended

A high school football coach on Long Island was disciplined for violating a county rule designed to prevent lopsided results.
After Lopsided Win, 61-13, High School Coach Is Suspended

After Lopsided Win, 61-13, High School Coach Is Suspended

A high school football coach on Long Island was disciplined for violating a county rule designed to prevent lopsided results.
Freebies, No-Show Jobs and Bribes: Ex-Long Island Official Convicted of Graft

Freebies, No-Show Jobs and Bribes: Ex-Long Island Official Convicted of Graft

Edward P. Mangano, the former Nassau County executive, and his wife, Linda, at the federal courthouse in Central Islip, N.Y., where they faced trial on corruption charges.
L.I.R.R. Accident: How a Hazardous Rail Crossing Became a Deadly Crash Site

L.I.R.R. Accident: How a Hazardous Rail Crossing Became a Deadly Crash Site

Three occupants of a car died on Tuesday evening after the vehicle was struck by two Long Island Rail Road trains headed in opposite directions.
New Yorkers Have a Constitutional Right to Nunchucks, Judge Rules

New Yorkers Have a Constitutional Right to Nunchucks, Judge Rules

In 1974, New York State lawmakers criminalized nunchucks.
A Tornado Took On New York. The Tornado Didn’t Last Long.

A Tornado Took On New York. The Tornado Didn’t Last Long.

A tornado on Thursday left its mark in Queens with downed trees and power lines.
Prosecutor Brings Experience to Schneiderman Inquiry

Prosecutor Brings Experience to Schneiderman Inquiry

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo appointed Madeline Singas, the district attorney for Nassau County, to investigate Eric T. Schneiderman, New York’s former attorney general.
‘Bomb Cyclone’: Snow and Bitter Cold Blast the Northeast

‘Bomb Cyclone’: Snow and Bitter Cold Blast the Northeast

Waves crashed over houses in Scituate, Mass., on Thursday.
‘Bomb Cyclone’: Snow and Bitter Cold Blast the Northeast

‘Bomb Cyclone’: Snow and Bitter Cold Blast the Northeast

Waves crashed over houses in Scituate, Mass., on Thursday.
With Cuomo Assist, Homeowners Rush to Soften Tax Bill’s Impact

With Cuomo Assist, Homeowners Rush to Soften Tax Bill’s Impact

Andrew Eifler and his wife, Miranda Eifler, with their son, Jack, plan to prepay some of the $21,000 in annual property taxes on their home in Tarrytown, N.Y.