N.J. High School To Stage 'Ragtime,' Complete With Offensive Words, As Teachable MomentA New Jersey school district has given the green light to Cherry Hill High School East to perform the musical “Ragtime” – even though the script contains racial and ethnic slurs.
NYPD: Suspects Assaulted, Yelled Racial Slurs At Victim In BrooklynAnyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).
Pearl River Residents Discover Swastikas, Racial Slurs Scrawled On Cars And DrivewaysResidents on North Lincoln Avenue in Pearl River woke up on Sunday morning to find swastikas, racial epithets, and profanity spray painted on three cars and on driveways.
School Officials: Montclair State Student Who Claimed He Was Beaten, Called 'Islamic Terrorist' Made It UpNavjoat Aulakh, 18, of Carteret was charged with filing a false report and also will face a count of creating a false public alarm, school officials said.
Official: Mahopac Players Used Racial Slurs At Basketball Game Against Mount VernonFive more students have been suspended in connection with racist Twitter rants at a high school basketball game in Westchester County, and allegations were mounting Friday that players used racial slurs too.
Palladino: Penalizing Racial Slurs A Good Step For NFLEmphasizing respect never hurt the quality of any sport. The players will be fine. Their dictionaries have plenty of other words to choose from.
Report: Teens Hurled Racial Slurs In Brooklyn BeatingThree teenage boys and a 12-year-old girl were arrested in connection with an attack in Brooklyn last week, in which a published report said racial slurs were hurled by the alleged assailants.
Paula Deen Apologizes Again During Emotional Television InterviewDeen didn't mince words, saying she is not a racist in her first public appearance since whipping the nation into a frenzy over controversial statements she made about African-Americans.
Police: Racial Slurs Spray-Painted On Mastic Beach Fence, Boat A $5,000 reward is being offered for information leading to an arrest in the case.
Paula Deen Issues Video Apology Regarding Past Use Of Racial SlursThe celebrity cook and television personality was in New York on Friday, where she recorded an apology that later appeared on YouTube in connection with her admitted past use of racial slurs.
Report: Retired FDNY Dispatcher Created Racially Charged BlogA retired FDNY dispatcher was in the headlines Sunday over a blog that reportedly included numerous racial slurs and rants.
Students Surprised By Racial Slurs Found On Fordham University PropertyFordham University is trying to get to the bottom of a series of alleged hate crimes. The most recent incident involved a racial slur discovered by a janitor in a bathroom in Goupil Hall on the Bronx campus.