Ruling To Fire NJ Teachers Over Alleged Racist Remarks OverturnedThe judges said Wednesday that the penalty was too harsh and ordered the state education commissioner's office to hold a new hearing.
Princeton Students Stage Sit-In, Want Woodrow Wilson's Name Removed From CampusPrinceton President Christopher Eisgruber told the students he agreed with them that Wilson was racist and that the university needs to acknowledge that, according to a video posted to YouTube.
Trial Begins For Man Arrested During Brooklyn Bridge Anti-Police Brutality ProtestEdward 'Noche' Diaz was joined by supporters before his trial began at Brooklyn Criminal Court.
March In Ferguson, Protests In NYC Mark 1-Year Anniversary Of Michael Brown's DeathProtests 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.
Police Renew Call For Information On Remaining Suspect In Brooklyn Bridge Attack On CopsPolice on Tuesday renewed a call to find one of the remaining suspects in an attack on two police lieutenants during protests on the Brooklyn Bridge last month.
Bratton: There Was Indeed A 'Slowdown' Among Officers In Ticketing, Low-Level ArrestsPolice Commissioner Bill Bratton said Friday that enough NYPD officers stopped writing tickets and making low-level arrests since the assassination of two officers in Brooklyn that the number of summonses plummeted 90 percent.
The Top 14 News Stories Of 2014In a year where New York City welcomed a new mayor there have been a host of stories that have shaped the landscape of the Tri-State area, the country and the world over.
Fur Sellers Charged With Tossing Bleach At Manhattan ProtestThree fur sellers have been charged with reckless endangerment after they tossed bleach and ammonia from a Manhattan roof onto animal-rights activists below, prosecutors said.
Family Of Eric Garner, Rev. Al Sharpton Hold Moment Of Silence For Fallen Officers Liu And RamosGarner's mother Gwen Carr, and his wife Esaw Garner helped with the annual dinner for the homeless and senior citizens. They also gave out toys to children.
Sources: Bomb Threats Called Into 2 NYPD PrecinctsWhile police investigate the origin of the threats, security has been stepped up at all station houses following the fatal shooting of two NYPD officers.
Poll: Majority Of New Yorkers Don't Agree With Protester Tactics Following Garner DecisionThere's growing public backlash against some protesters who demonstrated following the Eric Garner grand jury decision.
Alleged Cop-Punching Demonstrator Arraigned, Held On BondA man accused of assaulting two police officers during separate protests in response to last week's Eric Garner grand jury decision was ordered held on $20,000 bail Wednesday night.