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Banks pursue the 'underbanked': millennial and low-income clients

New York City's status as a global banking capital hasn't helped it solve a vexing challenge: a large population of people who are "underbanked" and have limited access to financial services—or... To view the full story, click the title link.

Vietnamese immigrants mark Black April anniversary

Under a soft rain, a balladeer stepped on the flag-decked stage, singing of lost lives, lost loves.

Swirl Was Always My Favorite Kind Of Soft-Serve Ice Cream

Black hobo to young tourist couple with baby: Mmmmmmmmmmm… That's a nice lookin' baby! You must've done good that night… or morning. (laughs)Father: Uh… haha… yeah.Black hobo: I need to find me a white lady so I can make me a Barack Obama. Mmm-hmm!–Uptown 6 TrainOverheard by: Emily

With a 2-1 series lead over Clippers, Spurs aren't assuming anything

For the San Antonio Spurs, the playoffs are about maintaining the right balance.

NBA: Bucks score late to stay alive

Jerryd Bayless made a layup at the buzzer off an inbounds pass, lifting Milwaukee to a 92-90 victory over the Chicago Bulls on Saturday as the Bucks avoided a four-game sweep in their Eastern Conference playoff series.

Those Incomprehensible Youth Gay Codes

Boy inside elevator: Going up? Boy outside elevator: I’m going down. Boy inside elevator: Well, I’m in the elevator, and I’m going up. Boy outside elevator: Oh…fine, be that way. –Lafeyette Street Residence Guy #1: Dude, you still sleeping in the closet? Guy #2: Yeah. Guy #1: You got an air mattress or anything in […]

The Times' MLB rankings

Last week’s ranking in parentheses, statistics are through Friday’s games:

Wednesday One-Liners Get Swept Away in Masses Of Humanity

Tourist: Hey look, it's 42nd Street! They named it after a Broadway show.–Times SquareOverheard by: Really? REALLY!?!Tourist dad, as shuttle to Grand Central comes in: No! We need to take the purple to Grand Central Station, then the...Show More Summary

Transgender community, allies see Jenner interview in positive light

When Bruce Jenner revealed to Diane Sawyer what many had already speculated — that the 1976 Olympic champion now publicly identifies as a woman — nearly 17 million people were watching.

Baseball quotes of the week: A's Brett Lawrie calls out K.C. fans

"I got a first-pitch missed curveball up in my head, and everyone leaps up in their seat like Bruce Buffer is about to come out."

Track: Rachel Baxter wins girls' pole vault at Orange County championships

Rachel Baxter of Anaheim Canyon ended the three-year reign of Kaitlyn Merritt of Santa Margarita as girls' pole vault champion at Saturday's  Orange County championships. Baxter won with a mark of 13 feet, 3 inches.

Washington region flirts with the freezing mark as April nears its end

On the last Saturday in April, 115 days into the year, anyone who woke in the small hours and asked for another blanket, increased closeness, or one more log on the fire, was justified in explaining: “It’s freezing!”Read full articl...

I’m Not That Good, but I Am Faithful

Chick: We had a great sex life — fuckin’ all the time… Then I find out that he is calling the free exotic party line… I mean, all the time.Dude: He’s a loser if he spends all his time doing it… Will you have sex with me now?–2 trainOverheard by: aeongirl777

Adult Killed in Scott Boulevard Traffic Accident This Afternoon

Sad news coming out of a two-car accident that occurred on Scott Boulevard in Decatur this afternoon. Decatur Police provided this detail in response to our inquiry, after we received word from a Decatur resident that there were fatalities reported… At approximately 6:00 pm, Decatur Police responded to a car accident involving two vehicles on Scott […]

Baseball notes: Kansas City's Yordano Ventura suspended seven games

Four Kansas City Royals players and two from the Chicago White Sox were suspended by Major League Baseball for their roles in a brawl Thursday in Chicago. Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura was handed a seven-game suspension, fellow starter Edinson Volquez was given five games, outfielder Lorenzo Cain...

Possible infant remains discovered in South Los Angeles

The remains of what appears to be an infant were discovered in a residential neighborhood in South Los Angeles on Saturday, officials said. 

Wednesday One-Liners Will Do Anything but the Macarena

Hipster girl: I didn’t do too much… I had a dance-off with a shark…–East VillageOverheard by: hoping she wonConductor: No train Hokey Pokey! Either you’re in or you’re out!–7 train, Grand CentralOverheard by: 7 train day tornado hit brooklyn40-ish blonde on cell: So, he thought it was going to be more than a dinner date. […]

UCLA ends spring practice without naming a starting quarterback

There are advantages to not having a quarterback at this point in the season.

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