Former state Sen. Malcolm Smith avoided handling dirty money in failed mayoral bid: FBI agent

‘I don’t like to touch that stuff.’ The undercover agent, known as Raj, referred to an alleged conversation with Smith and cooperating witness Mark Stern in 2012.

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Christmas miracle came early for Brooklyn priest told he would never walk again

The Rev. John Murray slipped during a stroll along a Long Branch, New Jersey, boardwalk and shattered two vertebrae in 2010, leaving him paralyzed from the waist down. Four years later, the 66-year-old Brooklyn native has an easier time getting around than others living at the Our Lady of Perpetual Help assisted living unit in Sunset Park.