New York State didn’t have a law that banned cops from having sex with those in custody.
Carver Bancorp, Inc. has appointed Robert W. Mooney to the company’s board of directors.
National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women's Clubs recently hosted their "Visionaries" event for WOmen's History Month.
The New American Chamber of Commerce hosted Real Estate Investing for Beginners at the Brooklyn Sheraton Hotel.
At least one person was killed in a police-involved shooting in Brooklyn on Wednesday evening, officials said.
A 3-year-old girl was found dead in a Queens apartment on Monday and police are investigating if child abuse was a factor.
Girls empowerment advocate and lifetime girl scout Natasha Hemmings is making history next month when she becomes the first African-American chief executive officer of Girl Scouts Heart of New Jersey.
Despite the controversial nature of the plan, the Jerome Avenue rezoning plan passed with little resistance in the New York City Council this month.
A new report from New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer shows that off-peak subway service has dropped despite a ridership increase during those hours.
Brooklyn Defender Services and the American Civil Liberties Union recently launched “We Have Rights,” a national immigrant empowerment campaign to inform immigrant communities of what to do when interacting with Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
More than 100 formerly homeless and incarcerated men graduated from The Doe Fund’s Ready, Willing & Able program Thursday, March 22, at Manhattan’s Church of St. Ignatius Loyola.
Black police officer awarded $1.2 million in discrimination suit
After being denied seven previous times, political prisoner-of-war, Herman Bell, was granted parole Wednesday, March 14, when a New York State Board of Parole three-member panel unanimously agreed that his “debt has been paid to society.”
Newark Mayor Ras Baraka delivers State of the City address
This week Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer and Food Bank For New York City celebrated the delivery of thousands of diapers donated through Brewer’s second annual winter diaper drive.