The New York Police Department is boycotting Dunkin' Donuts after an employee reporteldy refused to serve two cops in Brooklyn last week.
https://twitter.com/NYDailyNews/status/854867224779251714 A New York City school principal is is facing assault charges after he allegedly beat a seven-year-old student in what he claimed was a form of corporal punishment. NBC reports that Machael Spencer-Edwards, principal at P.S. 202 Ernest S. Jenkyns School in East New York, was arrested Tuesday on charges of assault and acting in a manner […]
U.S. District Judge Ann Donnelly of the Eastern District of New York temporarily blocked President Donald Trump’s travel ban on Saturday.
Comedian, actor, writer, and producer Tony Rock came into the “Get Up!” studio to visit Erica Campbell and GRIFF. He tells a funny story about going to the premiere of the movie “Hitch,” with his whole family, only to find out his scenes got cut. He also shares his powerful testimony, saying “I’m walking, talking […]
A wheelchair bound middle school student delivers an inspirational speech at graduation. The 14-year-old girl who was paralyzed by a gang member's stray bullet said, "I won today."
The manslaughter conviction of a Brooklyn woman was overturned Tuesday after the borough’s district attorney’s office investigating the crooked ex-NYPD cop behind her arrest saw issues with the case. Vanessa Gathers has been free from prison since 2007 but the conviction that once marred her record has been removed, according to CBS New York. Gathers, 58, […]
On Monday, two of the suspects claimed they had consensual sex with the teen after asking her 39-year-old dad for permission.
A New York USPS worker was arrested for a hate crime Tuesday after he spit on two Muslim women and threatened to burn their place of worship down.
Gentrification is real and communities of color aren't the only ones who've noticed the drastic change in their neighborhoods.
Presidential candidate Jim Webb, the former Senator of Virginia, shared his discontent with the Democratic debate.
“Brownsville’s Unlikely Rugby Dynasty” by ANDREW COTTO via NYT http://t.co/7GmOk849Wgpic.twitter.com/TsqLUOgt2J — Michael Gabrill (@michael_gabrill) June 12, 2015 In one of the most socio-economically depressed neighborhoods…
Gentrification will soon drop to the second most-powerful force in Brooklyn, NY, thanks to a big political move. According to MSNBC, Hillary Clinton has signed a…