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Sex Work and Immigrants rights activists rally in Flushing, Queens on the one-year anniversary of massage worker Yang Song's death during an NYPD vice sting. Photo: Scott Heins

Sex Workers at Risk Under New Prosecution Strategy, Advocates Say

Queens DA Melinda Katz's new task force will prosecute based on the "Nordic Model," which focuses on prosecuting human traffickers and buyers of sex. Advocates say this will create risks by putting sex workers under surveillance and thrusts them into the criminal justice system

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San Diego Convention Center Taking in More Migrant Children

The San Diego Convention Center, first repurposed as an overflow center for migrant teenage girls, will now take in younger boys and girls.

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Andrew Yang Tweeted About Street Vendors And People Are Furious

New York City mayoral candidate Andrew Yang's suggestion that street vendor licenses aren't being properly enforced didn't go over well.

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Key Homeland Security Positions Still Waiting to be Filled

It’s almost been 100 days since President Joe Biden took office, but nearly 400 key positions in the federal government remain unfilled.