Hundreds of protesters took the streets of Cleveland yesterday to protest the acquittal of a police officer who prosecutors had charged with voluntary manslaughter over the deaths of an unarmed black couple.
Jeb Bush is getting a brand-new $1.4 million home set amidst his family's coastal-Maine compound, his parents have told the Boston Globe.
Nobel prize-winning mathematician John F. Nash Jr, 86, and his wife Alicia, 82, whose lives were the basis of the Oscar-winning film A Beautiful Mind, were killed yesterday in a car accident on the New Jersey Turnpike.
In a historic referendum, Ireland has become the first country in the world to legalize same-sex marriage by popular vote.
A Cleveland police officer, who in 2012 fired 49 shots at an unarmed black couple in their car, has now been acquitted of manslaughter charges following a bench trial.
It has been 18 whole days now since anyone in New York State government has been arrested or indicted.
The State Department released 296 emails from Hillary Clinton's private email account today, perhaps hoping that the holiday weekend would wipe them from everyone's memory as quickly as the emails were wiped from her server.
It's the Friday before Memorial Day weekend, and if your boss has even a shred of a soul, he'll let you out before the clock strikes 5 p.m.
Over the last three months, the GOP's Iowa front-runner has become an incredible, shrinking presence on the campaign trail. Sure, he's still touring the country, introducing himself to voters, telling them how unafraid he was to stand up to the unions and liberal protesters he battled in Wisconsin, but he's also ...
The Second Avenue subway is apparently 82 percent complete, according to an MTA official who spoke with The Wall Street Journal.
On Wednesday, former Virginia Delegate Joe Morrissey confessed that he was the father of his 19-year-old former secretary's newborn child, Chase.
Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid sat down with Politico to discuss the trade deal he hates and what the Senate is like with Mitch McConnell.
Constructed for the 1964–65 World’s Fair, the New York State Pavilion in Flushing Meadows Park is one of the few buildings still standing more than five decades after the fair’s opening.
Daron Dylon Wint, who is the main suspect in last week’s brutal quadruple murder in Washington, D.C., was captured in the capital on Thursday night.
It turns out not everybody has eschewed Citi Bikes. The Times reports that one very creative thief may be using the bike-sharing service to make a quick getaway.Over the last few months, a man has been approaching women in the Flatiron area, snatching their purses or phones, and escaping by bike.
Josh Duggar, the eldest kid of the 19 Kids and Counting reality show and a director at the right-wing Family Research Council, admitted to People last night that when we he was a teenager he molested several underage girls.
As I reported in the most recent issue of New York, a new program at an elite private school in New York aims to combat racism by dividing young children, some as young as 8 years old, into "affinity groups" according to their race.
It’s peak bird-watching season, when North America’s most colorful birds return from the tropics. Prospect and Central parks are prime stopovers, each “an island of green in a sea of concrete and tar,” says Robert Bate, president of the Brooklyn Bird Club.
Earlier this month, when Baltimore prosecutor Marilyn Mosby announced criminal charges against six police officers in the death of Freddie Gray, many criticized her for not waiting for a grand jury to review the case and make their own judgment first.
Chris Christie attended the annual New Jersey Legislative Correspondents Club dinner last night, and gave his customary roast of the people who cover his every move and misstep all year long.