Accused Central Park Rapist Arraigned

By DEAN BROWN & MARK SULEYMANOV A Bronx man pleaded not guilty in Manhattan Criminal Court on Thursday to first degree rape, and robbery charges stemming from his alleged attack…

City Jails Struggle to House Young Inmates

  By SHANECE McGREGOR In December 2014, Punitive segregation, also referred to as solitary confinement, was  abolished for adolescent inmates ages 16 to 17, in the New York City jails.…

How He Did It: Trump’s Winning Strategy

By MELODY CHAN Right now, the people who Donald Trump attacked directly and indirectly throughout his candidacy are wondering, “How on earth did Donald Trump win?” Although Trump is a…

News Analysis: How Voters Chose in 2016

By NATHANIEL BUTLER After a brutally negative campaign, the presidential race of 2016 boiled down to which candidate voters would view as the lesser threat to the American people. Republican  Donald…

Schumer Wins; Won’t Be Majority Leader

By BRENNEN JOHNSON Sen. Charles Schumer easily won victory Tuesday night in his reelection bid against Republican challenger Wendy Long but fell short of his goal to become  the powerful…

TRUMP WINS

By ALEXANDRA SEMENOVA Republican candidate Donald Trump emerged the surprise victor early Wednesday in a stunning and unexpected outcome to a bitterly confrontational presidential race against Democrat Hillary Clinton. As…