Lawyer Confirms Pope Francis Met With Kentucky Clerk Kim Davis During U.S. TripStaver said during the meeting, which lasted just a few moments, the pope thanked Davis for her courage and told her to stay strong.
Police Officials: Mayor de Blasio To Meet With Protest Group Angry About Garner DecisionMayor Bill de Blasio was set to meet Wednesday with a group of protesters who are calling for change in city policies following the Eric Garner apparent chokehold death and subsequent grand jury decision.
De Blasio At White House: Ferguson Crisis Is Reflection Of 'Centuries Of Racism'Spurred by the Ferguson shooting and anti-police protests in New York and around the country, President Barack Obama on Monday announced new initiatives to bridge police mistrust.
Sharpton's Harsh Words For Mayor Make Some Experts Wonder Who's In ChargeMayor Bill de Blasio was on the defensive Friday evening, after allowing the Rev. Al Sharpton to come to City Hall and lay down the law about how policing should be handled in the wake of the police custody death of Eric Garner.
N.J. Candidate Lonegan's Wife Asks To Meet Oprah WinfreyThe wife of Republican New Jersey U.S. Senate candidate Steve Lonegan would like Oprah Winfrey – a major supporter of Democratic rival Cory Booker – to get to know her husband and his story.
Chappaqua Residents Seek Solutions In The Wake Of Coyote AttacksFollowing a rash of attacks on small dogs by coyotes in Chappaqua, residents gathered for a meeting to discuss the problem and come up with solutions.
If Preliminary Vote Is Any Indication, Rent Hikes Coming To NYC ApartmentsA preliminary decision was issued Tuesday for raising the rents on rent-stabilized apartments in New York City.
Calls Mount For Investigation After Leak Of Private Ethics Commission MeetingCalls have mounted for an investigation into the state Joint Commission on Public Ethics, after the fiercely private board allowed one of its closed-door meeting to leak onto the Internet.
Former Teacher Allegedly Exchanged Sexually Explicit Texts With New Brunswick TeenA former Southern California teacher has been arrested for allegedly exchanging sexually explicit images with a 13-year-old New Jersey girl.