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Top 5 New York City Activities for Teens

Traveling with hard-to-please teens can be trying, even when aided by the bright lights and "wow"-factor sights of a big city like New York. While the Empire State Building, Statue of Liberty, and American Museum of Natural History are...Show More Summary

Attorney: Manning not receiving hormone therapy

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Convicted national security leaker Chelsea Manning isn't receiving medical treatment for her gender identity condition as previously approved by Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, the American Civil Liberties Union and Manning's attorney said Tuesday.

ACLU Battles Local City Residents Over New Illegal Immigrant Detention Center

After previously threatening to do so, the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) has decided to push back against the will of many Escondido, California residents, who came out by the hundreds in June in opposition to the proposed installation of an illegal immigrant detention facility in their community. Show More Summary

The Viral Video Of A Thief Stealing Google Glass Is Likely A Hoax

The video has the makings of virality, but some things don't add up. Last week, a Google Glass user uploaded a video of what seemed like a perfect, wholesome day in New York City, complete with a visit to the Statue of Liberty and a ride on a roller coaster. Show More Summary

Ticket me Elmo? NYC mulls law for impersonators

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City officials are turning up the heat on Elmo, Cookie Monster and Statues of Liberty impersonators — Times Square costumed characters who often demand money for posing in photos with tourists.

Ticket me Elmo? NYC mulls law for impersonators

3 weeks agoNews : The Newsroom

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City officials are turning up the heat on Elmo, Cookie Monster and Statues of Liberty impersonators — Times Square costumed characters who often demand money for posing in photos with tourists.

ACLU May Sue City for Rejecting Illegal-Immigrant Shelter

An Escondido Planning Commission meeting about a proposed shelter for immigrant children drew an overflow crowd Tuesday night. (FOX5) The American Civil Liberties Union may sue Escondido, California after its planning commission rejected a proposal for a 96-bed shelter for … Continue reading ?

DONE DEALS! Spurs sign Ben Davies and Michel Vorm, Swansea get Gylfi Sigurdsson

Tottenham and Swansea City have finally completed a long winded player exchange this summer. Spurs have signed goalie Michel Vorm and defender Ben Davies from the Liberty Stadium, while Swansea have re-signed Gylfi Sigurdsson from White Hart Lane. Show More Summary

GTA III, You Look Different. Faster.

After four years of work, the team behind Liberty City Nights have released a build of their mod which turns Grand Theft Auto III into a very luminous racing game. Read more...

Civil Rights Groups Condemn Detroit Water Shut-Off to Poor

Responding to a widening water crisis in Detroit, the American Civil Liberties Union of Michigan and NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc. on Friday sent a letter to city officials requesting an immediate moratorium on water...Show More Summary

Miami Pastor Reportedly Shot and Killed For Fake Gold Chain

A highly respected pastor in Miami’s Liberty City area was gunned down by two men who were trying to steal his gold chain which apparently wasn’t even real. The suspects shot and killed Pastor Kenneth Johnson outside the City Market convenience store where had just purchased a bottle of water. According to Miami police, “Johnson

Introducing Ghost Skyscrapers... In New York City

Submitted by Michael Krieger of Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, Late last month, New York Magazine published a lengthy and very important article titled: Stash Pad – Why New York Real Estate is the New Swiss Bank Account. The entire article is well worth a read, and left me shaking my head in disbelief the entire time. Show More Summary

Long-Anticipated World's Tallest Water Slide Is Now Open for Business

The Verrückt water slide at Schlitterbahn Water Park in Kansas City, Kansas, is officially open for business. Before park visitors go down the slide, they'll have to go up: 264 stairs to a platform higher than the Statue of Liberty and...Show More Summary

The Statue Of Liberty Was Basically The First Kickstarter Project

Comedy Central's Drunk History returns tomorrow, and this season includes a three sheets to the wind re-telling of how the Statue Of Liberty made it to New York City with a little bit of help from Joseph Pulitzer, who crowdfunded this thing way before Kickstarter was around. [ more › ]

Here's What It's Like To Plunge Down The World's Tallest Water Slide: VIDEO

last monthLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Ever wanted to jettison down a water slide taller than the Statue of Liberty? If so, you may be in luck. Schlitterbahn water park in Kansas City is set to open the world's tallest water slide, The Verrückt, and it...

Real Estate Sold: Last Week's Biggest S.F. Sales: $803K Over in Noe Valley

Listed for: $5M Received: $5.625M Size: 4-bed, 3-bath single-family home Location: 360 Liberty St., Eureka Valley The skinny: This is a single-family home with views galore on a double lot in one of the city's hottest neighborhoods. Of course it...

ACLU Files Lawsuit Challenging Missouri's Ban on Gay Marriage

2 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Lawyers from the American Civil Liberties Union are challenging Missouri's constitutional ban on same-sex marriage after two couples were denied marriage licenses in Kansas City. The lawsuit argues that Missouri violates the equal protection and due processes clauses of the...

Scott Danner’s service at Liberty Fruit comes to end

Industry veteran Scott Danner is no longer chief operating officer at Liberty Fruit Co. Inc., Kansas City, Kan.

Miami Shooting Kills Two In Liberty City, Florida Police Say Mass Shooting Suspects Still At Large

A Miami shooting killed two and wounded seven people in the neighborhood of Liberty City. Florida police have detained three men in association with the mass shooting but have not yet released their identities or whether or not they are connected to the Liberty City shooting. In a related report by The Inquisitr, famous novel

10 Shot, 2 Die in Miami

As many as 10 people were shot at 2 a.m. Tuesday morning outside a housing complex in Miami's Liberty City neighborhood. Two men showed up across from the Liberty Square housing complex, stopped on the street and then started firing assault weapons, police said. Dozens of bullets were sprayed into the area.

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