The Friday night killing of a 42-year-old man on a Greenpoint street shocked the neighborhood. A neighbor lamented to the Daily News, "This stuff has to stop. This is his blood pouring down the street in this water. This is a peaceful neighborhood, this is a peaceful city, and we have to stop hurting each other." [ more › ]
Tomorrow is the big day, the total solar eclipse. For months, state highway officials from 14 states have been meeting regularly via conference call to plan for – or more importantly try to head off– what could be the largest traffic jam in U.S. history Monday, when an estimated 200...
Every job was different for this ragtag crew of thieves. Would this one be the last?
D.C. College Access Program seeks to boost higher education goals in nation’s capital
Take white supremacy, 'flip it and reverse it' the petition says, arguing for the replacement of the Portsmouth, Va., monument.
Spanish police hunting for a suspect after the Barcelona van attack that killed 13 people said on Sunday they could not rule out that he had slipped over the border into France.
Hello folks, I hope you're having a good weekend. I'm just tagging in quickly today to share a roundup of ideas for this week. Enjoy, enjoy! Monday August 21: View the partial Solar Eclipse from Robbins Farm Park (Arlington) August 21:...Show More Summary
There is no clash of civilisations but a crisis of cultures – and the key to healing them is youth The last of the shellshocked were being evacuated as I headed back toward Las Ramblas, Barcelona’s famed tourist-filled walkway whereShow More Summary
NAACP chapter condemns the fiery Republican’s aggressive stance on Confederate monumentsm, while residents of Carver Road praise him for fighting to protect their historic community.
The Chadian government, working with the United Nations and various aid agencies, are trying to provide healthcare to the Central African Republic refugees, returnees, and the local population in southern Chad. Typical ailments include malaria, flu, and diarrhea. Health care workers are available for everyone, but medication is in scarce supply.
Over 3,000 travellers in southern France spent Saturday night camped out in train stations after a bush fire cut off a busy route between Marseille and the resort.
For eclipse-viewing: The West is best, with more clouds in the Midwest and Southeast.
Central African returnees and refugees living in southern Chad are trying to scrape by on one meal a day to feed their families, but are suffering in the process. They say that they have been forgotten by the international donor community, but the World Food Program has such limited resources due to lack of funding.
The incident happened at an event that was reportedly organized by a car hobbyist group. [ more › ]
The moon will be arranging itself in the prime position to allow us earthlings this awesome spectacle.
He was known for his partnership with Dean Martin, as well as movies such as "The Nutty Professor." [ more › ]
Jerry Lewis, the manic, rubber-faced showman who jumped and hollered to fame in a lucrative partnership with Dean Martin, settled down to become a self-conscious screen auteur and found an even greater following as...
Military leaders are confident of recapturing one of the last remaining Islamic State strongholds in the country but humanitarian groups fear for civilians Iraqi forces have pushed into the outskirts of one of the last Islamic State-held...Show More Summary
Assad praises Russia, Iran, China and Hezbollah for supporting government as shell kills several at international fair The Syrian president, Bashar al-Assad, has railed against the west, saying any security cooperation with western nations or the reopening of their embassies would not happen until they cut ties with opposition and insurgent groups. Show More Summary
A female teacher at the elite Brentwood School has been arrested on suspicion of having sex with an underage teenage student, authorities said. Aimee Palmitessa, 45, was taken into custody Friday by detectives and is being held at the Los Angeles Metropolitan Detention Center, said Tony Im, a spokesman...