Three Sikhs Were Attacked on the Same N.Y.C. Block

Residents are fearful in a quiet Queens neighborhood, where younger Sikhs have begun to escort their elders to the temple.

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Split 7 Ways, Immigrant Neighborhood Seeks to Unify Its Political Power

As New York begins to draw new legislative districts, partisan fights may overshadow the electoral harm the process can do to some groups.

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Bones in the Backyard: How Police Cracked a Grisly Cold Case

George Seitz’s disappearance in 1976 drew little notice — until investigators found his skeleton in a backyard more than 40 years later.

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