Politics Noir


Fidel on Obama visit: ‘No empire building here!’

Fidel Castro speaks his mind on President Obama's recent visit to Cuba.

Hillary Clinton holds rally in Harlem

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton came to Harlem Tuesday to drum up support during the final weeks before the New York primary.

The Amsterdam News endorses Hillary Clinton for president

We unequivocally endorse Hillary Clinton in the Democratic primary for president.

Hillary Clinton asks New Yorkers to have her back -- again

Hillary Clinton asked New Yorkers to back her in 2000 as the first first lady to run for Senate. She asked for their help again when she ran for re-election in 2006 and president in 2008.

Mumia’s condition worsens

Activist community responds to worsening conditions of political prisoner Mumia Abu-Jamal.

Obama visits Cuba

President Barack Obama meets with President Raul Castro of Cuba to further discuss diplomatic relations.

Families of those slain by police urge Cuomo to keep executive order

A letter signed by 16 surviving family members of New Yorkers killed by the police in the past several decades urged New York State Gov. Andrew Cuomo to preserve his executive order authorizing a special prosecutor in police killings.

A clean sweep for Clinton

If the second Super Tuesday in the Democratic presidential primaries was viewed as a game of pool, then Hillary Clinton ran the table on Sen. Bernie Sanders.

Dr. Carson on the take?

Dr. Ben Carson's endorsement of Trump is leaving many confused.

President Obama names Judge Merrick B. Garland as SCOTUS nominee

President Obama nominates Judge Merrick B. Garland as Supreme Court replacement for the late Justice Antonin Scalia.

Trumped again: Republicans scramble as Trump wins in several states in latest primaries

America continues to watch in disbelief as business man-turned-Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump makes his way to the nomination.

Sanders stuns Clinton in Michigan

The click you’re hearing is probably the sound of Hillary Clinton’s campaign team recalibrating its message, one that failed to resonate with white men, younger voters and the white working class in Michigan yesterday.

Ben Carson endorses Donald Trump

Retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson formally endorsed Donald Trump's presidential bid Friday, praising the real estate mogul and saying he wants "the voice of the people to be heard."

Inside a Trump rally

A look inside a Donald Trump rally.

Tribute to a good man

Recognizing Dr. Ben Carson as he brings his presidential campaign to an end.