12 months ago | Eric Garner
A group of several hundred protesters gathered in Manhattan, marching late into the evening against police brutality. Marching to chants like "NYPD hey hey hey, how many kids did you kill today?" the group moved through the Lower East Side and Eas...
1 year ago | Science
The show was about to start with the kind of problem one could only find at a Bill Nye event: All the liquid nitrogen had evaporated overnight. It was one of those tiny things -- somebody had forgotten to put a cover back in place from the previou...
1 year ago | Politics
As the prospect for armed conflict with Russia appears more and more likely in Ukraine, pro-Western activists marched in New York against armed intervention on Sunday...
2 years ago | Accidents
On Sunday morning, a southbound Metro-North train heading from Poughkeepsie to Grand Central derailed in the Bronx, killing four people and injuring 63. The cause of the derailment is still unclear, and the NTSB is in the midst of an investigation...
2 years ago | Graffiti
For the second time this week supporters and artists gathered at 5 Pointz in Long Island City, but rather than to rally for a last-ditch fight against the developers trying to raze the building, the crowd was there to mourn. In the middle of the n...
2 years ago | LGBT
This morning, The Supreme Court ruled the federal definition of the Defense of Marriage Act to be unconstitutional. The 5-4 vote cleared the way for marriage equality in 12 states and Washington, D.C. In addition, California's Proposition 8 appeal...