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NYU Researchers Predict an HIV Spike Due to Heroin Use in Colombia

NYU Researchers Predict an HIV Spike Due to Heroin Use in Colombia

By Maria Torres, Contributing Writer

February 17, 2016


Filed under News, University News

NYU researchers predict Colombia will be the next country to experience an AIDS epidemic due to the increased use of heroin.

Wage raise proposal for tipped workers

Wage raise proposal for tipped workers

By Elaine Lo, Contributing Writer

February 4, 2015


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A New York State board recommended an increase in the hourly wage for tripped workers.

Gay hate crimes rise in New York City

Gay hate crimes rise in New York City

October 8, 2013


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Gay hate crimes have been on the rise in New York City, including one high-profile incident that occurred near NYU. On May 18, 32-year-old Mark Carson was fatally shot at point-blank range while walking in Greenwich Village. The New York Times reported that by May 2013, gay hate crimes in New York C...