Fire Officials: Electrical Problem Sparked Blaze At Historic Middle Collegiate ChurchFire officials say the cause of the Dec. 5 fire was an electrical problem, and it is not suspicious.
Historic Middle Collegiate Church Holds Virtual Sunday Service Day After Fire Nearly Destroyed BuildingServices will be held virtually at the historic Middle Collegiate Church after it was nearly destroyed by a large fire in the East Village.
Historic Middle Collegiate Church Destroyed In East Village Fire; Cause Under Investigation, FDNY SaysA damaging fire in the East Village spread to several buildings and destroyed a historic church.
Attorney General Holder Calls Martin Killing An 'Unnecessary Shooting'In his first comments since the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the Martin case, the attorney general said that Martin's parents have suffered a pain that no parent should have to endure.
Zimmerman Found Not Guilty: New Yorkers Take To The Streets Strong reaction has erupted in New York and across the country after a jury found George Zimmerman not guilty in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin.
NY Church Members Wear Hoodies In Memory Of Trayvon Martin Wearing hoodies in honor of the Florida teen, hundreds at the Middle Collegiate Church in the East Village voiced their concern and anger. Many said they believe it may have been racially motivated.
Sharpton Promises Protests Over Shooting Of Fla. Teenager Trayvon Martin Rev. Al Sharpton says organizers would hold a series of nonviolent protests calling for the arrest of the crime watch volunteer who confronted the unarmed black teenager because he thought he looked "suspicious,'' and then shot him.