Ironclad Iran deal

Having secured the 34th Senate vote, President Barack Obama’s deal with Iran is all but ironclad.

Marie Williams surviving and moving forward

Self-published author and rape survivor Marie Williams, 31, has opened up about her life, sharing and discussing the horrific experience she’s had with rape.

CEMOTAP hosts "Does Justice or Else Mean Reparations?'

The Committee to Eliminate Media Offensive to African People is hosting the discussion “Does Justice or Else Mean Reparations?”

DOE sued by public advocate on school buses carrying children with disabilities

Public Advocate Letitia James filed a lawsuit against the New York City Department of Education Aug. 19 for failing to adequately provide air conditioning on school buses transporting District 75 children as plantiffs with disabilities.

Police commissioners fight over policy

Former New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly isn’t holding his tongue about how he feels about law enforcement in the city since he left the NYPD.

Judge: Separate trials for six officers in Freddie Gray case

A Baltimore judge ruled Wednesday there will be separate trials for each of the six police officers charged in connection with the death of Freddie Gray.

African-American Day Parade to take place September 20

Dubbed as the “Largest Black Parade in America,” the 46th Annual African American Day Parade takes place on Sunday, September 20 at 1pm in Harlem.

Lack of sleep can lead to the common cold

So, it turns out your mother was right again: The less sleep you get, the more likely you are to catch a cold.

Offensive language spray-painted on mailboxes, cars in Atlanta subdivision

The NAACP is calling attention to a string of racist graffiti found in a metro Atlanta subdivision, but they aren't welcomed by everyone.

Mental health stigmas shift, but access to care still a struggle, survey says

Mental health has a long-standing public perception problem, but the stigma appears to be shifting.

Inside Ben Carson's quiet surge

Watch out Donald Trump. Here comes Ben Carson.

Columbia University clarifies on 'Obama's return'

Reports indicated that President Barack Obama was going to head to Columbia after his term, however, the school is now clarifying what they meant.

Bronx BP opens new amphitheater in Soundview Park

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr., in collaboration with the New York City Parks Commissioner Mitchell J. Silver, hosted a ribbon cutting and free movie night at the newly constructed Amphitheater.

Manhattan crossing guard vacancies

A list of crossing guard vacancies

School crossing guard positions open across Manhattan

The Police Department is accepting applications for school crossing guard positions across Manhattan and the city as a whole.