June 20, 2017

The coolest, most affordable hotels in every major American city

They don't look budget, but none of these hotels cost more than $200 a night

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June 18, 2017

North Korea accuses US authorities of mugging diplomats at NYC airport

North Korea is calling the U.S. a "a felonious and lawless gangster state" after the alleged incident.
June 15, 2017

3 most popular hotels in the world are all in the same country

They've all got one very important thing in common.
June 12, 2017

Trump supporters coax Delta and Bank of America into pulling donations to free Shakespeare plays

The money was being used to subsidize free plays for poor people.
June 8, 2017

Meet Jelanii Kabita, a transgender man who dances to be free

"I always had this conviction to do what I wanted to do, and be who I wanted to be."
June 7, 2017

Trump plan would hike taxes by billions in his hometown, New York's top financial watchdog says

New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer forecasts a median $2,200 jump in tax costs per household.

June 1, 2017

10 cool getaways that are about to get cheaper in June

Cheap flight alert! These fun vacation destinations across the world are projected to see airfare price drops this summer.
May 31, 2017

NYPD officer who killed Deborah Danner in October arrested, charged with murder

The officer killed the mentally ill woman on Oct. 16, claiming she was armed with a bat.
May 19, 2017

A Basquiat painting just set a $110.5 million auction record for American art

No other American artist has broken through the $100 million mark at auction.
May 15, 2017

A definitive guide to getting a table at the best restaurants in the world

How to snag the world's most coveted reservations — and what the meal will cost you.
May 3, 2017

White man beats Asian victim in New York City while shouting "We are white power"

Steven Zatorski has been charged with assault as a hate crime.

May 3, 2017

'Master of None' season 2 embraces Italy, becomes food porn

Warning: Don't start your binge on an empty stomach.
May 2, 2017

Colin Kaepernick is giving away his own custom suits to formerly incarcerated men

The suits went a Queens-based charity that provides business attire to formerly incarcerated men and women.
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May 1, 2017

May Day NYC 2017: Protests mark annual workers' rights day

'Mic' reporter Jack Smith IV is on the ground covering anti-Trump protests on May Day in New York City.
May 1, 2017

NYC Mayor: Federal budget gives New York "what we are owed" to protect Trump

It's not cheap being the president's home town.

April 14, 2017

Elderly protesters shut down the lobby of Trump Tower. What did you to today?

Police dragged and carried elderly protesters out of the building after over an hour of confinement.
March 31, 2017

New York HIV/AIDS nonprofit gets a homophobic, racist fax from "Mrs. Gas the Gays"

New York city based nonprofit Visual AIDS received a fax equal parts racist, homophobic and anti-Semitic.
March 27, 2017

White supremacist who stabbed Timothy Caughman to death regrets not killing "a young thug"

Jackson reportedly wished he'd killed one of "these younger guys that put white girls on the wrong path."
March 17, 2017

Donald Trump allegedly kicked One Direction out of hotel for this absurd reason

Liam Payne's story about Donald Trump is really ridiculous.
March 13, 2017

7 great small cities where renting is way cheaper than in the big city nearby

Looking for the best places to live in the United States? Try these affordable commuter cities.

March 10, 2017

The tourism industry is panicking because nobody wants to come to Trump's America

They're expecting 2 million fewer visitors because of Trump.
March 9, 2017

This immigrant was told to check in with ICE — so he brought hundreds of people with him

Ravi Ragbir is facing deportation, but activists and politicians have his back.
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March 8, 2017

Women's Strike NYC March Route: Here's the significance of the stops along the way

The International Women's Strike NYC March will include several stops at symbolic locations in the fight for civil rights.
March 7, 2017

This is how much money you save by moving from the city to the suburbs

Here are the best U.S. cities to leave — ranked by the average amount of cash savings for Americans who move to a nearby suburb.
March 3, 2017

Uber just admitted it's trying to dodge police while breaking the law

Uber referred to police trying to enforce the law as "opponents" who "collude" with city officials.

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March 2, 2017

New York City school staff are now required to call trans students by preferred pronouns

New York City is standing up for transgender kids.
Feb. 17, 2017

General Strikes, "Not My President's Day" rallies planned in NYC, Los Angeles, Chicago

Here's where the protests are happening from Feb. 17 to Feb. 20 in a few major cities.
Feb. 15, 2017

Here's what you need to know about free college tuition programs

Free college tuition is not the same as all expenses paid.
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Feb. 13, 2017

Here's the history of undocumented immigrants working for President Trump's companies

Trump has profited from undocumented labor in the past, court records show.