Seriously? This gets media coverage? Hundreds of people rallied in downtown Chicago Saturday to protest killings of African Americans by police.Police officers patrolled as protesters marched from Federal Plaza to City Hall SaturdayShow More Summary
Now that the Daily News has thoroughly Done Its Job covering Times Square's pedestrian plazas?whipping up enough chatter about "aggressive" costumed characters and topless painted ladies to get Mayor de Blasio and Police Commissioner Bratton involved?the tabloid has turned its attention to downtown and Coney Island. [ more › ]
Virginia – A TV news reporter and cameraman were killed Wednesday morning in a shooting captured in a live broadcast, and the gunman (picture) remains at large, police said.The scene of sudden shock and horror at a pedestrian plaza in Moneta, Va. Show More Summary
WDBJ-TV Reporter Alison Parker was interviewing Vicki Gardner, director of the local Chamber of Commerce, when gunshots rang out at Bridgewater Plaza near Moneta, Virginia. Parker and her cameraman, Adam Ward, were killed. Read the ...
Police are looking for the suspect who shot reporter Alison Parker, 24, and photojournalist Adam Ward, 27, at a shopping plaza Wednesday morning.
A Virginia TV news reporter and cameraman died early today in a shooting during a live morning-news broadcast. The gunman has not been captured, local police said. The killings took place at a pedestrian plaza in Moneta, Va. during...Show More Summary
Three women who pose painted and topless for tips in Times Square say that ten undercover police officers collected and removed their clothing, purses, cellphones and wallets from the pedestrian plaza at 42nd Street last Wednesday night, while they were using the bathroom at a nearby parking garage. Show More Summary
Mayor de Blasio should heed the call of Police Commissioner Bill Bratton to level the Times Square pedestrian plaza.
Converting a busy street in Times Square into vibrant pedestrian plazas has been one of the most celebrated ideas in New York City’s history—a bold urban move which has been mimicked around the world. Now New York’s mayor and police commissioner want to remove the plazas and restore Times Square back to its original car-congested glory. But why stop there? Read more...
One doesn’t generally expect to side with Andrew Cuomo against Bill de Blasio. But de Blasio’s apparent openness to his police commissioner’s terrible idea to tear up the Times Square plazas and turn them back into car sewers deserves serious pushback and Cuomo is right to give it. Kimmelman: It’s hard to grasp his calculus. […]
Does mayor de Blasio really want to tear up Times Square's pedestrian plaza? Restoring order is a better alternative.
A teenager from Queens who was critically injured by a driver while attempting to cross Queens Plaza North last week has died, according to police. [ more › ]
Masked rock-throwing Palestinians and Israeli police using stun grenades clashed on Sunday at al-Aqsa mosque plaza, on the annual Jewish day of mourning for Jerusalem's two destroyed Biblical temples.
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Masked rock-throwing Palestinians and Israeli police using stun grenades clashed on Sunday at al-Aqsa mosque plaza, on the annual Jewish day of mourning for Jerusalem's two destroyed Biblical temples.
An NYPD sergeant is off the beat today after throwing semen on a female co-worker inside One Police Plaza. The civilian worker was on her way back from the bathroom when Michael Iscenko splashed the offending slime on her leg. Analysis proved that the substance was semen, and on Monday, the... More »
A man dressed in a police uniform downed one too many drinks on his way to the Wuchang Train Station and was seen unconscious, lying in a plaza outside the station. [ more › ]
A spectator was shot in the arm after a dispute at San Francisco’s annual gay pride festival escalated into gunfire on Saturday, police said. Police responded to reports of gunshots in the United Nations Plaza area of downtown San Francisco as the first day of the city’s two-day gay...
A Sunday afternoon shooting at Triangle Shopping Plaza in Dumfries left one man injured as authorities searched for three people, a Prince William County police spokesman said.Officer Jonathan Perok said the man was shot after a fight with three people around 2 p.m. The victim, who authorities did not identify, had non-life threatening injuries, he said.Read full article >>
Bangladesh police have charged government and factory officials over the 2013 Rana Plaza disaster, which left more than 1,100 people dead.
The police in Bangladesh have filed formal murder charges against 41 people accused of being responsible for the 2013 Rana Plaza building collapse, which killed more than 1,100 garment factory workers and injured over 2,500. Read more...