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Protesters stand on  barricades at Independence square in Kiev on February 19, 2014.  Protesters braced on February 19 for a fresh assault by riot police in central Kiev after a day of clashes left at least 25 people dead in the worst violence since the start of Ukraine's three-month political crisis. (Credit: LOUISA GOULIAMAKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Tri-State Area Ukrainians Watch Unrest In Kiev With Anxiety

Ukrainians throughout the Tri-State area have been following developments back in their native land, Skyping with people who are right in the thick of the turmoil in Kiev.

02/19/2014

Sen. Chuck Schumer (credit: CBS 2)

Schumer: Morsi Was Bad For Egypt

U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) said Monday that ousted Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi was bad for the country, as a day of unrest erupted in Cairo.

07/08/2013

Photo Of Crime Scene Tape (John Li/Getty Images)

Opinion: Media Covers Up Violence Of Flash Mobs

Flash mobs were once innocent social experiments, but now are all too often racial attacks. Unfortunately, the media continues to paint a rosy picture and fails to report the violence and crime they cause.

08/02/2012

Norman Rosenbaum and Carmel Cato break bread together - Brooklyn, NY - Aug 19, 2011 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

Community Marks 20th Anniversary Of Crown Heights Riots

The riots tore through the neighborhood in 1991, stoked by tensions between the Jewish and black communities living side-by-side.

08/19/2011