City strikes tentative contract deal with uniformed unions

Mayor Eric Adams said Thursday the city has reached a tentative five-year contract agreement with 11 union federations representing thousands of uniformed municipal workers. The Adams administration reached an agreement with a coalition of uniformed officers representing more than 32,000 city employees, including NYPD detectives, sheriffs and captains, firefighters, sanitation […]

Supreme Court rejects challenges to a federal law that prioritizes the adoption of Native American children by Native families or tribes

washington CNN — The Supreme Court on Thursday preserved a decades-old law that prioritizes placement of Native American children with Native American families or tribes in child custody proceedings, rejecting a challenge from several foster parents. In 1978, the law was passed to protect tribal sovereignty after Congress documented the […]

Dems dismiss ‘worthless’ calls to probe Biden-Ukraine rumors but argue Trump indictment is not political

House Democrats this week dismissed allegations that President Biden improperly accepted money from a Ukrainian company during the Obama administration, but defended his administration from criminal charges against his likely 2024 rival, former President Donald Trump. “I’ve seen a lot of MAGA Republicans making allegations against President Biden, but the […]