Gwen Carr, whose son Eric Garner died at the hands of NYPD officers in 2014, was joined in New Jersey Sunday by other grieving mothers who've lost children in police-involved incidents.
The Each One Teach One-Harlem Invitational Summer League brings young athletic talent uptown to Rucker Park on Eighth Avenue and 155th Street on the weekends.
“I thought I was going to be a ballerina and a doctor,” said Dr. Natasha Sandy, a board certified physician with specialist training in dermatology. “I wanted to do both.”
Local health care workers can now focus on their jobs after agreeing to a new contract.
Hundreds of children are enjoying summertime fun and games—double-dutch jump rope, nok hockey, hopscotch, tug-of-war, face-painting, balloon-making, sports, rock climbing—to celebrate the Police Athletic League’s summer programs throughout the city.
The push to make Newark Amazon’s newest home is steps closer as the City Council passes legislation authorizing up to $2 billion as part of its campaign to bring the retailer to the Brick City.
The family of 37-year-old Rashaun Washington is demanding answers after police in Vineland, N.J., fatally shoot the father of two.
Although President Donald Trump tried to backtrack from the backlash of his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, local politicians believe it is too little too late.
The Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment and City University of New York’s Creative Arts Team, in partnership with NY Is Music, recently launched Sound Thinking NYC, a new education and career path program for young women in high school.
Community members, officials speak out against landmarked Harlem brownstone's conversion into drug treatment facility
Several elected officials and residents in Harlem recently held a rally against the planned conversion of a protected residential brownstone at 730 St. Nicholas Ave. for use as a drug treatment facility.
City Comptroller Scott Stringer wants New Yorkers to pay less money to move into an apartment.
New York State Gov. Andrew Cuomo continued his investigation into the grift operation surrounding the Trump/Kushner clan. This time, it’s directed toward the Kushners.
It was a special day in Harlem, and 50 was the magic number June 25 when the same number of notable New Yorkers and our historic pioneers were respectfully invited by co-hosts, the Rev. Al Sharpton and Lloyd Williams, to ...
The NYPD has plans to open its own investigation into the 2014 police killing of Eric Garner, according to reports.
Dominique Sharpton Bright, the daughter of civil rights icon the Rev. Al Sharpton, recently announced that she’s pregnant with her first child.