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Stories with person: William Bratton
  • Cuomo eulogizes aide who died after shooting on parade day 
    Updated: Sep-26-15 5:13 pm

    NEW YORK - The death of an aide to Gov. Andrew Cuomo, who was caught in the crossfire between two gangs hours before New York City's West Indian Day parade, should be a call to action to quell gun violence in the city, the governor told mourners Saturday at the slain aide's funeral.

  • James Blake to join Billie Jean King, Elton John in Vegas 
    Updated: Sep-22-15 7:56 pm

    NEW YORK - James Blake has been added to the Mylan World Team Tennis lineup for its Smash Hits event with Billie Jean King and Elton John.

  • NYPD to use miles of barriers to protect pope 
    Updated: Sep-22-15 3:23 pm

    NEW YORK - NYPD officials say they're mounting one of the city's largest security efforts ever for Pope Francis' visit later this week.

  • James Blake meets with New York's mayor, police commissioner story has video
    Updated: Sep-22-15 1:33 am

    NEW YORK - Former tennis pro James Blake, who was thrown to the ground by a plainclothes policeman outside a hotel and mistakenly arrested, emerged from a meeting with the mayor and police commissioner on Monday saying they were on the same page about the need for lasting change.

  • Rep says Blake to meet with NYC mayor, police commissioner 
    Updated: Sep-20-15 9:13 pm

    NEW YORK - James Blake, the former tennis star who was tackled during a mistaken arrest by a New York City police officer plans to meet with the mayor and police commissioner, according to his spokeswoman.

  • NY governor's aide shot before West Indian Day parade dies 
    Updated: Sep-16-15 11:22 pm

    NEW YORK - An aide to Gov. Andrew Cuomo who was shot in the crossfire between two gangs hours before the city's West Indian Day parade died Wednesday, police said.

  • Feds crack down on synthetic pot ring; 10 men charged 
    Updated: Sep-16-15 5:23 pm

    NEW YORK - Ten men were charged on Wednesday with conspiring to manufacture synthetic marijuana laced with dangerous chemicals and distributed to retailers throughout New York City's five boroughs, fueling a public health crisis that's national in scope.

  • Feds: Screening checkpoints, no fly-zone for Pope's NY visit 
    Updated: Sep-10-15 9:07 pm

    NEW YORK - Security measures in place for the "unprecedented challenge" of Pope Francis' visit to New York City this month will include screening checkpoints, airspace restrictions and a ban on balloons, selfie sticks and backpacks at papal events, federal and city officials said Thursday.

  • NYPD to change policing method for pre-dawn West Indian fest 
    Updated: Sep-09-15 10:07 pm

    NEW YORK - New York City's police commissioner says there will be changes to the way officers police a pre-dawn party before the annual West Indian Day Parade.

  • 1 dead, Cuomo aide shot during West Indian Day festivities 
    Updated: Sep-08-15 8:44 am

    NEW YORK - The West Indian Day Parade, a rollicking, colorful celebration of Caribbean culture, music, style and food, rolled through New York City's streets Monday but, once again, was marred by pre-dawn violence that left one man dead and an aide to Gov. Andrew Cuomo in critical condition.