Eva Moskowitz's Success Charter Network, subject of our cover story this week, won several major victories at last night's meeting of the Panel for Educational Policy. The PEP voted to allow Harlem Success Academy 1 to expand in its current home alongside P.S. 149 (Sojourner Turth) next year, ... More >>
Brooklyn Tech High School will play host to tonight's meeting of the Panel for Educational Policy, and it promises to be doozy. Barring interruptions from the weather, the panel should have quite a large audience in the house, as they debate closing some 25 low-performing high schools.
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Terror suspect Dr. Aafia Siddiqui was hauled from a Manhattan courtroom where she was being tried today when she started yelling during a prosecution witness' testimony. Siddiqui, 37, was detained in Afghanistan in 2008 when she was found to have suspicious chemicals and notes referring to Ne ... More >>
Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archivesApril 5, 1962, Vol. VII, No. 24The Bags Are Packed, but Where's the Fare?By Michael SmithThe moment of truth is at hand for the Living Theatre, and the key word is PANIC!, scrawled in chalk on a blackboard in the office of co-directors Julian Bec ... More >>
Bernie Madoff's liquidators have released a list of his official victims, which the Post obligingly makes public as a large pdf file. Look for your friends! Interestingly, a few people who'd previously told us they were Madoff victims don't appear on it. But Mets owner Fred Wilpon, and his company S ... More >>
Obama tells a surprisingly blunt Katie Couric, "I messed up."
Tom Daschle's quick exit from the health-care Cabinet job is just proof that he was a poor choice for the job.
If the guy can't get it together enough to wipe his nose clean after rubbing it against the rear of society schmuckettes li ... More >>
The Taliban conduct a night ambush against U.S. troops on January 24. A commenter on this YouTube video wrote: "holy cow, tracer rounds are so cool!" Yeah, really cool.
What a Sunday in sports and terror: Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer fought to the death in a Grand Slam final, and so did the Pit ... More >>