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Sexual Harassment: Actress in Catcall Video Received Rape Threats [Video]

Sexual Harassment: Actress in Catcall Video Received Rape Threats [Video]

Perhaps there is no better demonstration of the severity and dangers of sexual harassment than a recent viral video of a woman who was catcalled approximately 100 times while walking for about 10 hours throughout the streets of Manhattan. To make things worse, actress Shoshanna Roberts, who volunteered to be in the catcalling video, received […]

Buffalo Shooting Victim Has Died

Buffalo Shooting Victim Has Died

Buffalo police have reported that a man who was shot on Wende Street this afternoon has succumbed to his injuries and is dead. He was rushed to the hospital after the shooting, which happened on the street in the middle of the day. The victim was a man in his 30s, but his name has […]

Hyde Hall by Halloween Candlelight Illuminates Family Ghosts

Hyde Hall by Halloween Candlelight Illuminates Family Ghosts

Hyde Hall is a large country mansion built in the early 19th century a few miles from Cooperstown, NY. Its story is one of several generations of wealth and power by birthright and marriage with fortunes made on both sides of the Atlantic. Reports of the house and grounds being haunted have existed for more […]

Ebola Stricken Doctor in New York Gets Blood Transfusion From Survivor

Ebola Stricken Doctor in New York Gets Blood Transfusion From Survivor

Dr. Craig Spencer is a New York physician who contracted the Ebola virus while working with Doctors Without Borders in Africa. He was diagnosed on Thursday, and on Friday received a blood plasma transfusion from Ebola survivor Nancy Writebol, a health care worker who contracted the virus in August while doing volunteer work, also in Africa. […]

Ebola Quarantines Issued for New York and New Jersey

Ebola Quarantines Issued for New York and New Jersey

Ebola quarantines have been issued for health workers by the governors of New Jersey and New York as of Friday, October 24. Governors Andrew Cuomo (D-New York) and Chris Christie (R-New Jersey) are ordering a mandatory, 21-day quarantine for all doctors and other health care workers who have had contact with Ebola patients in West […]

Police Call Hatchet Attack Terrorism by a Recent Convert to Islam

Police Call Hatchet Attack Terrorism by a Recent Convert to Islam

New York City law enforcement officials have described the 32-year-old man who struck a group of police officers with a hatchet in Queens as a “self-radicalized” recent convert to Islam. Although he drew inspiration from terrorist groups such as Al Qaeda and the Islamic State, police believe it is most probable that he came up […]

New York Man Shot by Police in Mount Vernon

New York Man Shot by Police in Mount Vernon

Police responding to a report of a disturbance in Mount Vernon, New York shot a man who allegedly was wielding a knife. The unidentified 32-year-old man was reportedly on the front lawn of the residence when police arrived, fleeing back inside the house upon their arrival. According to the officers, when they pursued the man […]

New York City Doctor Tested Positive for Ebola

New York City Doctor Tested Positive for Ebola

New York City (NYC) physician, Craig Spencer, who recently returned to the U.S. from treating patients in the most affected Ebola ravaged areas tested positive for the lethal virus late Thursday. He has now officially become NYC’s first diagnosed case. The physician was exposed to the virus while working with Doctors Without Borders in the most […]

New York City’s Green Spaces

New York City’s Green Spaces

New York City has one of the most famous green spaces in the world. It is also the first planned public park created in the country. Central Park was created in 1859 and has a span of 843 acres between 59 street and 110 street in Midtown. It is visited by over 25 million people […]

Brooklyn 3 Year Old Beaten to Death in Shelter [Video]

Brooklyn 3 Year Old Beaten to Death in Shelter [Video]

Three-year-old Jeida Torres was beaten to death yesterday afternoon in the Brooklyn shelter where she lived with her mother, brother and mother’s boyfriend. The boyfriend, 20-year-old Kelsey Smith, has been arrested in connection with the death. Jeida’s 5-year-old brother Andrew was also beaten, but his injuries are said to not be life-threatening, although he was hospitalized. A […]

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