Four people were killed and several others were injured when shots were fired at an illegal gambling site at a Brooklyn club Saturday morning, police said.
Fire Rescue Chief Malcom Moore was promoted to deputy chief of the FDNY. This marked a very important day in FDNY history.
Last week, the New York State Supreme Court called for all cases using the New York City Office of the Chief Medical Examiner’s in-house DNA software, Forensic Statistical Tool, to be reviewed citing unreliable results.
The City of Newark is winding down distribution of bottled water to residents, except for pregnant women and families with children under the age of six.
The New York State American Academy of Pediatrics reports that 6,900 children in New York would be harmed developmentally, psychologically and economically by the cancellation of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals.
Silicon Harlem is hosting its sixth annual Next-Gen Tech Conference on Friday, Oct. 18, at the National Black Theater located at 2931 Fifth Ave. in Harlem.
“What happened over the weekend shakes the conscience of who we are as New Yorkers,” stated New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio.
Don Lewis is a double Harvard graduate and a former partner at Pierce Bainbridge Beck Price & Hecht LLP.
New York-based, listener-supported radio station WBAI is shutting down, according to a press release from the station's owner, the Pacifica Foundation.
Founder and publisher of nonprofit arts magazine African Voices, Carolyn A. Butts has been dedicated to uplifting the voices of African artists for over 25 years. With a magazine focused completely on the capabilities of people of color, Carolyn worked ...
The fight to prevent another police killing similar to that of Eric Garner’s gains momentum as his youngest daughter petitions to change law enforcement policy.
The latest American Community Survey report revealed that income inequality in America has increased and New York’s no different.
The second phase of the “Raise the Age” law is in effect removing 17-year-olds who have committed criminal acts from automatically proceeding as adults in the criminal justice system.
On Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2019, as Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari prepared to speak at the United Nations General Assembly, protestors prepared to gather to demand the release of Bergen County, N.J. based, Nigerian-born former Omoyele Sowore. Sowore is a former ...
“We want all of the asbestos removed from the property and removed from transit facilities,” said Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams during a Sept. 25 news conference in East New York. “It should be done in an expeditious fashion. We ...