Charter School Applicants Break Record

By JULIA JOHN-SCHEDER Charter school leaders and parents on Tuesday forecast “big trouble” ahead as a record number of students were applying for seats in a system that has not…

Debt Consolidation Company Indicted

By JANET DIGERONIMO & JENNIFER KUFA Manhattan Federal Prosecutor Preet Bharara announced on Tuesday the indictment of the owner and three employees of a Brooklyn credit consolidation company of wire…

Bloomberg Defends Stop And Frisk — Again

By JERMECIA EDWARDS & JULIA JOHN-SCHEDER Mayor Bloomberg on Tuesday grew feisty as he again defended his Administration’s stop and frisk tactics as the long-running federal trial on the policy…