We'll skip the preliminaries and assume you know by now that Lawrence Taylor was arrested at a Holiday Inn about 25 miles north of NYC around 4:00 am this morning, and was arraigned this afternoon in Ramapo, New York, on charges of third-degree rape (of an underage girl) and third-degree patr ... More >>
CQ Press, which apparently does this every year, has listed the 393 most dangerous U.S. cities with populations over 70,000 based on FBI statistics. Camden, New Jersey is #1, replacing last year's winner, New Orleans, which plummeted to sixth place (but then, they had an asterisk in 2008); Ne ... More >>
Former NY1 political reporter Dominic Carter was found guilty of third degree attempted assault on Friday in the beating of his wife. Ramapo Justice Arnold Etelson found that Mrs. Carter's injuries were not serious enough to support a misdemeanor assault charge.
New York is really losing its edge. This year we again failed to make the top ten most dangerous states list. According to CQ Press' annual survey, Scenic Nevada heads the list, with top marks for motor vehicle theft and robbery, and Louisiana is number two, coming in 1, 2, and 3 in murder, assault, ... More >>