Two NYPD Officers Killed In 'Execution-Style' Shooting In BrooklynThe officers, who have been identified as 40-year-old Rafael Ramos and 32-year-old Wenjian Liu, were shot at approximately 2:47 p.m., in Bedford-Stuyvesant.
Rev. Al Sharpton Urges Comptroller To Approve $40-Million Settlement For ‘Central Park Five’A rally was held on Saturday, in support of five men who were wrongfully convicted in the 1989 Central Park jogger case.
National Action Network Honors Maya Angelou With Harlem MarchThe National Action Network hosted a rally to honor the life of the late Maya Angelou on Saturday.
Reverend Sharpton, Community Leaders Demand Deputy Inspector McCormack's SuspensionThe Reverend Al Sharpton and a group of community leaders called on Police Commissioner Kelly to suspend NYPD Deputy Inspector Christopher McCormack on Saturday.
Controversial Anti-Abortion Billboard In SoHo RemovedPressure to pull down a shocking anti-abortion billboard has worked. The controversial message, featuring a child, was on display in SoHo for days – and gone in an instant on Thursday night.
NY Civic Leaders Gather To Mark MLK DayThe civil rights battles fought by Martin Luther King Jr. are different from today's problems, and the country must work together to end poverty and gun violence, state leaders said Monday.
Poll: NYers Pick Koch, Yankees Over Giuliani, MetsA new poll from the Wall Street Journal has come up with results that may surprise New Yorkers.