German authorities have yet to find a suicide note from Andreas Lubitz, the pilot who apparently crashed a Germanwings jet carrying 150 people last week, but over the weekend a portrait emerged of the 27-year-old as a man suffering from vision problems – possibly a detached retina – and psychological ...
A jury of six men and six women decided that Silicon Valley venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers did not discriminate against former employee Ellen Pao. Pao, who now works at Reddit, claimed that the firm did not promote her because she was a woman and retaliated against her ...
When Senator Harry Reid announced he would retire next year, he also endorsed Senator Chuck Schumer as his replacement as Democratic leader of the Senate.
Senator Harry Reid went on Nevada Public Radio on Friday morning to talk about his decision to retire next year, and dozens of people called in to comment on the news. "Hello?
Sure, it's going to snow this weekend, and warm weather is just a fleeting memory you once had, but at least you won't have to go to work.
Spring is a lie perpetuated by people who look good in tank tops, and I have never been more sure of it than I am today, in late March, on the eve of another predicted snowfall.
Mayor Bill de Blasio has done a good job of keeping his distance and playing it cool this state budget season.
Being the president of the United States often sounds like a pretty sucky job. At least half of the country is nearly always going to dislike you; you have to spend the majority of your days making stressful decisions; and whenever you try to take a break, everyone yells at ...
A well-regarded research team recently announced that glyphosate, the chemical used in the Monsanto-produced weed-killer Roundup, is likely carcinogenic to humans.
At least two people are still unaccounted for after Thursday's East Village explosion collapsed three buildings and caught fire to a fourth on Second Avenue north of 7th Street.
Senator Ted Cruz announced that he was running for president on Monday morning, and by 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, his campaign had already raised $1 million, according to the Washington Post.
The location of Obama's presidential library — and of the Obamas themselves, post-presidency — has always been understood to be a competition between New York and Chicago, with Chicago heavily favored given the president's history there.
German authorities searched the house of co-pilot Andreas Lubitz — who appears to have deliberately caused the Germanwings plane crash — yesterday, and found two doctor's notes in the trash.
Manhattan real-estate scion Robert Durst has never been convicted of murder, but he's been suspected of many.
Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid announced in an online video on Friday that he will not run for reelection in 2016.
On paper, it doesn’t look like it would be difficult to change the faces that greet us on dollar bills whenever we pull out our wallets.
An apparent gas explosion shook the East Village on Thursday afternoon and sparked a seven-alarm fire that leveled three buildings.
While we do not know Hillary Clinton's views on Free the Nipple, it's safe to say that she and Miley Cyrus are rarely discussing the same political causes.
If you signed off the internet for a few hours on Thursday afternoon, maybe to transfer to a different device after briefly interacting with loved ones, you missed what we assume will be the shortest presidential campaign of the 2016 election.
Two buildings in the East Village have collapsed and others are on fire, according to multiple news sources.