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Night Court

Rhythm of the Night (Court)

In God we trust that this woman has a normal itch, not the one of an addict. She can’t stop rubbing her nose on the court bench. Sitting between two

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Always the Same, Always Something New at Night Court

A handcuffed perpetrator, hair matted and clothes filthy, sat next to a police officer in the front row of the gallery waiting his turn to be called before the court.

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Showtime at Night Court

New York is the city that never sleeps and night court at the Manhattan Criminal Court is no exception. In New York County alone, there were 102,876 arraignments in 2014,

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The Dress that Brought Body Positivity to Fashion Week

Clad in classic 1950’s style pinup dresses, complete with coiled hair and bright lipstick, a bevy of women gathered on the steps of the historic James A. Farley Post Office

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Welcome to New York… Night Court

Police officers and attorneys pace the spacious room with a ceiling two stories high. Men and women in casual street clothes and professional wear alike come in and out of

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Taszo Espresso Bar: The Official Café of Washington Heights

Conversation fills the room on an October afternoon, with the large windows letting the peaking sun caress the buzzing café.  Energetic French accordion music adds vibrancy to this neighborhood café.

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Get Your Drinks From a Brazilian Soccer Player While You Still Can

Velto Chapeta Matoso is a bartender who doesn’t drink alcohol. He’s a Brazilian professional soccer player who gave the sport up by choice. He’s lived in New York City for

City Life

Fashion Blogger Forced from Home finds Asylum in U.S.

Leo Rivera, a 26-year-old fashion journalist and consultant living in New York City, is a dreamer. When he isn’t working on his blog, “Life of Leo”, or as part of

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Hiro and Friends Rescue an Empty Lot: A Japanese Immigrant Starts a Flea Market

On a gravel lot in the middle of Bed-Stuy, the gates of Akichi Flea Market open up to a hipster’s dream: Locals peruse the vintage jean jackets hung upon the

Pope's Visit 2015

New York Catholics Notice a Different Leader in Pope Francis

Madison Square Garden was the final stop on Pope Francis’ New York City itinerary last week. The Pope, along with the 19,000 in attendance, celebrated Mass in the historic arena

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