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A Positive Woman With Triple Negative Cancer

In New York City and nationally, white women get breast cancer more frequently, but black women die of it at a higher rate. A likely reason is that triple negative breast cancers, which are are typically more aggressive and difficult to treat, are more prevalent in African-American women.


Republicans See Gains in Brooklyn

Though there wasn't much excitement about New York's Republican Presidential primaries on April 24, Republicans in Brooklyn are optimistic about the ground they’ve gained in the borough, particularly in Southern Brooklyn.


Neighborhood Crime Watch Groups Go Online: 5 Digital Tools

Years ago retailers used a “calling tree.” If a suspicious person came into a store, an employee would call to alert other stores in the neighborhood. Today, the Internet is taking this idea to another level, says Professor Robert McCrie from John Jay College of Criminal Justice’s Department of Security, Fire and Emergency Management. Through...