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Stories with person: Michael Grimm
  • Prosecutor in Eric Garner chokehold case elected to Congress story has photos
    Updated: May-06-15 9:00 am

    NEW YORK - A U.S. House seat in deeply Democratic New York City will remain under Republican control.

  • Special election in New York City for Grimm, Assembly seats 
    Updated: May-04-15 4:13 pm

    NEW YORK - Voters in Staten Island and certain sections of Brooklyn are getting another chance to make their political preferences known as a special election is held Tuesday to fill a vacancy in the state Assembly and another in Congress after a Republican's tax evasion conviction.

  • Chokehold case questions follow NY congressional candidate 
    Updated: Apr-25-15 12:47 pm

    NEW YORK - Even if Dan Donovan prefers to talk about Iran, immigration or taxes, there's another topic the Republican congressional hopeful can't avoid: the death of Eric Garner at the hands of a police officer.

  • Lynch to be sworn in as attorney general on Monday 
    Updated: Apr-24-15 1:39 pm

    WASHINGTON - As attorney general Loretta Lynch assumes a portfolio that includes fighting terrorism, preventing cyberattacks and dealing with police and race - issues strikingly similar to what she's dealt with as top federal prosecutor for much of New York City and its eastern suburbs.

  • Police chokehold death raised during congressional debate 
    Updated: Apr-14-15 10:56 pm

    NEW YORK - Congressional candidate Dan Donovan defended his role in the grand jury investigation into the police chokehold death of unarmed black man Eric Garner that resulted in no charges during a televised debate on Tuesday.