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Reverend Al Sharpton

Rev. Al Sharpton and Kharey Wise. (Credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

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.

06/21/2014

Dr. Maya Angelou (Photo Credit: Steve Exum/Getty Images)

National Action Network Honors Maya Angelou With Harlem March

The National Action Network hosted a rally to honor the life of the late Maya Angelou on Saturday.

05/31/2014

A demonstrator outside the stop-and-frisk trial - March 18, 2013 (credit: Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

Reverend Sharpton, Community Leaders Demand Deputy Inspector McCormack’s Suspension

The Reverend Al Sharpton and a group of community leaders called on Police Commissioner Kelly to suspend NYPD Deputy Inspector Christopher McCormack on Saturday.

03/23/2013

Controversial billboard on Sixth Ave and Watts St (Photo/Juliet Papa)

Controversial Anti-Abortion Billboard In SoHo Removed

Pressure 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.

02/24/2011

NY Senator Kirsten Gillibrand attends the 25th annual Brooklyn tribute to Martin Luther King Jr. at BAM Howard Gilman Opera House on January 17, 2011 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (Photo by Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images)

NY Civic Leaders Gather To Mark MLK Day

The 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.

01/17/2011

Rudy Giuliani (credit: Getty Images)

Poll: NYers Pick Koch, Yankees Over Giuliani, Mets

A new poll from the Wall Street Journal has come up with results that may surprise New Yorkers.

10/29/2010