New York INFECTION by ALIENBIKER23 Oh the things that giant Lady Liberty has seen, as she watches over a city that's always on the brink of utter destruction. When dark forces look for a place to set up shop they tend to choose New York for a good reason- the overcrowding and urban density helps cover up their operations. Show More Summary
Black students at New York City's public schools are arrested at a rate 10 times higher than their white peers, according to a new report on school discipline from the New York Civil Liberties Union. [ more › ]
Suspensions dropped in city schools by nearly 16% in the 2015-16 year, according to a data analysis the New York Civil Liberties Union.
Today adidas has opened the doors to its new New York City flagship. At the location, patrons can take advantage of a special miadidas station which allows customers to customize a pair of Ultra Boosts. Presented above is one such take, inspired by the Statue of Liberty. This custom colorway is in turn expectantly exclusive […]
According to the Associated Press, Liberty University President Jerry Falwell, Jr., who recently met with Trump in New York City, says Trump offered him the Secretary of Education role, but he turned it down:
Liberty. Equality. Diversity. Those are urban ideals. But our cities don't always live up to those ideals. by Jen Graves Liberty. Equality. Diversity. Those are urban ideals. But our cities don't always live up to those ideals. In 2015,...Show More Summary
The Associated Press reports: Liberty University President Jerry Falwell, Jr. has confirmed that he visited with President-elect Donald Trump in New York City. Falwell tells local media that he and Trump met Thursday at Trump Tower to discuss the U.S. Show More Summary
A Hong Kong court on Tuesday ruled to disqualify two pro-independence lawmakers from parliament, a week after Beijing said it would not allow the pair to be sworn into office as fears grow of the city's liberties coming under threat....Show More Summary
Voters' resounding approval of new sales taxes for mass transit puts Spokane on a route for better bus service.
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho questioned the resolve of injured Red Devils duo Luke Shaw and Chris Smalling in the wake of Sunday's 3-1 win over Swansea City. Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored two at the Liberty Stadium after PaulShow More Summary
A Zlatan Ibrahimovic brace spurred Manchester United to a 3-1 victory over Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium on Sunday, where Paul Pogba also returned to form with an early goal-of-the-season contender. The Red Devils rebounded back...Show More Summary
The Statue of Liberty ? arguably the nation’s most iconic American landmark ? brings in about $180 million per year to New York City’s economy. In the most recent recorded fiscal year, off-Broadway theatre generated an estimated $535 million. Show More Summary
The smell of greasepaint hovers over Liberty City’s new Audrey Edmonson Transit Village –- and the crowds are already gathering in anticipation of the new Sandrell Rivers Theater’s official grand opening on November 19. Two of Florida’s top professional theater companies are nearly finished moving into the space—infusing a formerly...
In a survey of Hillsdale College students, 43% said they would vote for Donald Trump. That is probably higher than pretty much any other college or university in the country. Maybe Grove City or Liberty University students are more onboard the Trump Train. Show More Summary
According to this rumour, GTA Online could be getting much bigger and more interesting updates in the future. GTA Online could turn into an MMO-like game with new cities, activities and more. That’s according to a rumour originating from the GTA forums. First appearing in August, the long list of supposed leaks were posted by […]
Coming out wasn't easy for Tarell Alvin McCraney. The playwright, born and raised in Liberty City, has earned a MacArthur Fellowship with plays about Hurricane Katrina, the projects of Louisiana, and adaptations of Hamlet. But he'd never found a way to tell his own tale of coming to terms with...
Barry Jenkins’ film Moonlight narrates three transformative phases of the life of a taciturn, emotionally hyperaware gay black kid who’s growing up in the projects of Liberty City, Miami. However, Tarell Alvin McCraney — on whose work Moonlight was based — tells me the piece that inspired the film had a notably different structure to its celluloid incarnation. Moonlight, the […]
“Homecoming” works—mostly—because it’s first and foremost an episode of New Girl. Schmidt returns to New York, “the bosom of Lady Liberty!” (or, as Jess calls it, “the city of garbage water and pizza trash”) to accept his high school’s Distinguished Alum award, and to rub his success in his peers’ faces. Show More Summary
Silive.com reports that the the New York Civil Liberties Union (NYCLU) is raising concerns about the plans to convert to cashless tolling at all MTA tunnels and bridges, which will include facial recognition technology. “The NYCLU scoffed...Show More Summary
New look for bridges and tunnels Gov. Andrew Cuomo unveiled plans for sweeping updates to the city’s network of bridges and tunnels, including LED lighting, fully automated toll booths and... To view the full story, click the title link.