New York is the city that never sleeps, but apparently the same can’t be said of Las Vegas, of all places.
These kids aren’t old enough to bet on Saturday’s Belmont Stakes. But they’re definitely rooting for Chromie, their homie, to become the first Triple Crown winner in 36 years.
The 24-year-old said he was washing his 1997 Volkswagen in his driveway when a police officer told him he wasn’t allowed to do that.
Another biker has been arrested in the road rage attack that left a sport-utility vehicle driver injured.
A volunteer flag man told the man to stop cursing at his own daughter, witnesses said.
Punter Steve Weatherford called the performance “awesome,” adding that players are walking in the team’s headquarters humming the lyrics.
Brooklyn-born rapper and actor Yasiin Bey – formerly known as Mos Def – has been drawing attention to a prisoners’ hunger strike at Guantanamo Bay with a graphic video in which he volunteers to be force-fed as the prisoners are.
Three Bridgeport Police Officers Off The Streets After Video Shows Alleged 2011 Beat Down, Investigation Underway
The move was prompted by a video that surfaced on youtube that appears to show the officers kicking and stomping with a man who had been subdued by a stun gun.
Football fans are going bananas — er, make that “orange peanut” over a video produced by the funny folks at BLR.
“The officer said, ‘I have these size 12 boots for you, they are all-weather. Let’s put them on and take care of you,'” Foster said in a post on the NYPD’s Facebook page.
Karen Klein’s story sparked nationwide outrage and prompted 32,000 people to donate money on her behalf. In all, more than $700,000 was raised, so Klein has launched her own anti-bullying foundation.
“It is too ridiculous not to be made fun of,” Taylor Ferrera said. “I also think that the majority of people on both sides disagree with what [Rep. Todd Akin] said. It does bring to light an idea about rape that is obviously out there.”
The 68-year-old suburban Rochester grandmother said that she’s not quitting because of what happened on the last day of school in June, when four seventh-grade students taunted her with profanity, insults and threats during a school-bus run.
The students were up against 14 other charter schools in New Jersey. Everyone got involved, coming up with what they love about the school.
When Westchester Assemblyman Steve Katz’s wife Nicole was banned from posting on Senator Greg Ball’s Facebook wall she wasn’t happy.