New York is one of only two states that require 16 and 17 year olds who commit crimes to be tried as adults. That may soon change. Governor Cuomo has announced a commission to review the State’s juvenile justice system. Raymond Bayor reports.
After decades of decline, measles is on the rise. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says the number of cases has spiked in the past four months – to nearly 130. In New York City, 26 people were recently diagnosed. Some of them had received the Measles vaccine in childhood. Dr Richard Plemper leads […]
HOST INTRO: Wear the cassock? Become an undercover agent? Or do journalism? Commentator Raymond Bayor digs deep into the transitions of his life. My intelligence career wasn’t planned. I stumbled upon it, but it gave me insight into a world too murky for understanding. A world whose hallmarks are deception, blackmail and subterfuge. I had […]
General Motors scored a legal victory on Thursday. A judge ruled that the automaker did not have to advise owners of over 2 million cars to keep their vehicles off the road. GM recalled those cars because their ignition switches are faulty.There are still concerns, however, that GM is rolling out that recall much too slowly.
The Obama administration is reviewing deportation procedures to make them more humane. But will parents and siblings of DREAmers might just have some relief after the review?
HOST INTRO: In his first State of the City address earlier this month, Mayor Bill de Blasio said he wants to issue municipal ID cards to undocumented immigrants. DE BLASIO: We will not force any of our residents to live their lives in the shadows. (00:05) In the United States actually, other cities like New […]