7 hrs ago
NBC New York
New NYPD Chokehold Video Emerges
The incident happened just three days before Eric Garner of Staten Island died after being put in a chokehold by an officer while being arrested Did police and paramedics use proper procedures or excessive force in their arrest of Eric Gardner? Marc Santia talks to the experts.
11 hrs ago
De-policing New York
Longtime critics of the New York Police Department are seizing on the death of Eric Garner while in police custody to call for an end to proactive policing.
13 hrs ago
Neil Patrick Harris Sells California Compound
The "How I Met Your Mother" star unloaded his Sherman Oaks mansion for $2.995 million, just a few short weeks after putting it on the market.
19 hrs ago
NYC: Seeking Safer Routes to Walk and Bike Across the Harlem River
From left: Abena Smith, president of the 32nd Precinct community council; community council vice president Sherri Culpepper; Louis Bailey of WE ACT for Environmental Justice; Tom DeVito of Transportation Alternatives; and Maria Barry, chair of Manhattan Community Board 10's Vision Zero task force.
New York Post
Going to pot: Driving NYCa s policing debate
Got weed? John Pica apparently did: He's now in custody after a Sunday pot bust gone awry, where a rookie cop lost several teeth after being shoved down a flight of stairs.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
San Francisco Bay View
Eric Garner, father of 6, killed in chokehold by NYPD for selling untaxed cigarettes
"I can't breathe! I can't breathe!" gasped Eric Garner, 43, an asthmatic father of six, as NYPD Officer Daniel Pantaleo held him in a death grip.
Is this what you look like eating alone?
THIS awesome photo series captures the intimacy and loneliness of eating alone in one of the world's most famous cities.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
How to Help the Mentally Ill?
Early last February, Jerome Murdough, homeless and seeking shelter from freezing temperatures, was arrested for trespassing in the stairwell of an East Harlem housing project.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Now Playing Onstage in Portland - Week of 7/20/2014
View All Show Listings for Portland Click Here to View BroadwayWorld.com Portland Calendar SLAUGHTER ON TENTH AVENUE Oregon Coast Music Association 7/24-7/24/2014 Orchestration Robert Russell Bennett ; Music by Rodgers, Richard Click Here for More Information LES MISERABLES SHERWOOD FOUNDATION FOR THE ARTS 7/24-7/26/2014 This international ... (more)
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Officer in fatal NY arrest stripped of gun, badge
Tumbling rocks north of New York City have damaged a stretch of train tracks in the nation's second-largest commuter rail system, suspending service and leaving hundreds of passengers without rides.
The Orlando Sentinel
Staten Island man dies after put in apparent chokehold by NYPD
The New York Police Department is investigating the death of a Staten Island man during a scuffle with police officers in which he appeared to be held in a chokehold.
Emotional NY rally held for man's in-custody death
The sudden death of a healthy high school senior has ramped up attention on unregulated caffeine powder, leading federal health authorities to warn consumers to stay away from the substance.
Emotional NY rally held for man's in-custody death
Jewel Miller, seated left, is comforted by a friend as she and her three-month-old daughter Legacy sit next to a memorial scene for Legacy's father, Eric Garner, on Friday, July 18, 2014.
Rev. Al Sharpton demands justice for Eric Garner and his family
Hundreds of New Yorkers gathered at the National Action Network in Harlem on Saturday morning to hear the Rev.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
WNYC-AM New York
New York's 'Night Of Birmingham Horror' Sparked A Summer Of Riots
Just over two weeks after the landmark Civil Rights Act was signed into law in 1964, violence erupted in the streets of New York City, lasting a total of six nights.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
New York Daily News
Theater notes; 'Drop Dead Perfect,' 'Romeo n Juliet,' World's Fair Play Festival, 'Piece of My Heart'
World's Fair Play Festival brings 10 short works to Queens; familiar '60s songs fill 'Piece of My Heart: The Bert Berns Story' "Drop Dead Perfect" Through Aug. 10 at the Theatre at St. Clement's, 423 W. 46th St. Tickets, $25; 786-2873 No one gets a freak on - or a frock - quite like Everett Quinton.
A walk down Broadway NYC
While Broadway is mostly known for its area in midtown Manhattan, it actually runs thirteen miles through Manhattan and two miles in the Bronx.
The 5 Best NYC Tours For Foodies
If the idea of a guided tour around a New York City neighborhood sounds like something only a wide-eyed tourist would do, think again.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Who's Culture is it Anyway?
David Edgar's play, Pentecost is rarely produced because of its large and ethnically diverse casting requirements, the political and complicated nature of the subject matter, and because they play poses a question that most people find difficult to answer: what is the value of cultural heritage? I had wanted to see this play for a while.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Peter Cincotti, David Wong & High Strung, the Gruffalo's Child...
BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center, the longest operating performance venue in lower Manhattan, presents Peter Cincotti , performing on Saturday, October 25 at 8PM, the first of four major concerts in the 2014-2015 Main Event Series, which also includes the Spanish Harlem Orchestra and The Hit Men .