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.
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.
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.
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.
Feb. 9, 2017

Shia LaBeouf's anti-Trump livestream has devolved into a neo-Nazi broadcast network

This project about unity turned into a propaganda channel for white supremacists.
Feb. 9, 2017

Activists win access to NYPD's Black Lives Matter surveillance files

The NYPD conducted undercover surveillance at BLM protests related to the death of Eric Garner.

Feb. 2, 2017
Feb. 2, 2017

Yemeni-Americans to shut down New York City bodegas in protest of Trump's Muslim ban

Yemeni-American-run bodegas are an integral part of New York's social fabric.
Jan. 30, 2017
Jan. 29, 2017

Trump's Muslim ban is keeping a green card holder stuck in Iran, away from his kids

New Yorker Amir Sabouri went to a relative's funeral in Iran. Now he wonders if he'll ever be able to come home.
Jan. 29, 2017

New York taxi union declares work stoppage in protest of Donald Trump's Muslim ban

The taxi drivers' union is heavily Muslim and mostly immigrant — just the people Trump wants to ban.

Jan. 26, 2017

The most moving defense of sanctuary cities once came from future Trumper Rudy Giuliani

In 1996, the then-New York City mayor defended defending undocumented immigrants.
Jan. 25, 2017

Women's March co-organizer Linda Sarsour has the perfect response to her critics

Linda Sarsour is here to shut down the haters. And her supporters are behind her with #IMarchWithLinda.
Jan. 25, 2017

Kylie Jenner is bringing her pop-up shop to New York City

Her fans are already freaking out on Twitter.
Jan. 18, 2017

Will Melania Trump live in the White House? Here's what we know.

She won't be hanging out in the White House— for now.
Jan. 4, 2017

LIRR Train Crash: Latest updates on Wednesday's derailment near Atlantic Terminal

More than 100 passengers were injured.

Jan. 3, 2017

New York City's Second Avenue subway station features South Asian woman and gay couple

The wonderful mosaic pieces reflect the beauty and strength of New York City's diversity.
Dec. 31, 2016

When and where to watch the ball drop on TV

Watch the ball drop in Times Square from the comfort of your couch
Dec. 23, 2016

She accused him of having sex with her without consent. Now he says he didn't consent, either.

They both claim they never gave the other consent for sex. Now the turbulent NYC comedy community must yet again pick sides.
Dec. 15, 2016

Sexual assaults in taxis and Ubers could be tracked in a new database

NYC council members have proposed a law that would track rape and sexual abuse in cabs and ride-hailing app services.