‘Food Poisoned’ Shelter Residents Sue City

ByDANIELLE KOGAN Residents of a Brooklyn homeless shelter announced on Thursday that they are suing the city for $8 million after they reportedly caught food poisoning from intentionally mislabeled and…

Defendant Sentenced in Subway Hate Crime

By NICHOLAS WILLIAMS A 54-year-old Harlem man was sentenced on Thursday in Queens Criminal Court on a charge of third-degree assault as a hate crime following a train altercation in…

Student ‘Dreamers’ Await Their Fate

By MICHELLE VELEZ Three young undocumented immigrants shed tears of emotion as they described their hopes and fears Thursday at a campus event focused on the  upcoming  DACA case scheduled…

An Icy Halloween at Bryant Park

By NICHOLAS WILLIAMS Ice skaters and tourists gathered on a rainy Halloween day at Bryant Park to attend the official opening of The Bank Of America Winter Village. The Winter…

EPA Gives $200,000 to Fortune Society

By MARIE FIERO The Environmental Protection Agency announced on Thursday a $200,000 grant to a local nonprofit  that helps formerly incarcerated people find jobs and housing. “Who would think that…

JFK Heist Defendants Arraigned

By MICHELLE VELEZ A Delta Airline baggage handler and an associate were arraigned in Brooklyn Federal Court on Thursday on charges of stealing  a bag containing about $260,000 in cash…