Protests and marches were held in New York and around the country Sunday, marking one year since the shooting death of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown at the hands of a white police officer.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Thursday that state police have received literally hundreds of leads and possible sightings of two escaped inmates.
An assistant conductor said she thought she heard an Amtrak train engineer say his train had been hit by projectiles before the derailment this week, the National Transportation Safety Board said Friday.
Hillary Clinton took to the stage in New York City on Monday to discuss gender equality and stuck to her prepared script like glue.
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton may have violated a federal act by using a personal email account for official business.
Shortly after Malcolm X broke off from the group and turned his back on what it stood for, members of the Nation of Islam gunned him down in the Audubon Ballroom in 1965.
Speaking an event at the Vatican this week, the pope said it’s acceptable for parents to spank their children, as long as it doesn’t demean them and is not done in the face.
Staying warm in this bitter cold can be a challenge, no matter how long you have to stay outside.
A United Kingdom couple visiting New York City got a late holiday gift.
The Tri-State area is facing a bitter cold day as a ferocious storm dumped massive piles of snow on parts of upstate New York.
Investigators Saturday morning were trying to determine how a 3-year-old boy died in a Bronx apartment overnight.
“I didn’t come up with the concept, bu I’m very sorry and take full responsibility if it has offended anyone,” Minaj Tweeted. “I’d never condone Nazism in my art.”
Abraham Foxman, the National Director of the ADL, called Minaj’s latest video “a new low for pop culture’s exploitatation of Nazi symbolism.”
The Federal Emergency Management Agency wants at least a dozen of those disabled, elderly and mostly poor residents to return thousands of dollars in disaster aid.
Kaci Hickox, who stepped outside to meet briefly with reporters Wednesday night, followed through with her promise by leaving her home Thursday.