When the usual suspects moved to evict the residents of Sweets Way, the residents fought back.
The victims were discovered in a part of the maximum-security El Boqueron prison controlled by the notorious MS-13 gang.
Homeless advocates note that an effort to correct the problem by issuing citations or clogging up jails could produce heavy residual costs for the city and its homeless population.
Brugnaro had earlier moved to ban 49 books that he said contained references to homosexuality or same-sex marriage from the city's preschool and primary school libraries.
Many have reservations about the programme, which promises to equip nearly 7,000 officers with body cameras in the coming months.
Amid bureaucracy, scammers and confusion, the close-knit, predominately black community is a tapestry of hope and despair.
Maybe we should not be so quick to look away from this rare time when the gun violence that we all condemn can be so directly observed.
As the trial of former St. Paul's school student and alleged rapist Owen Labrie concludes, the outcome hinges on which side of the story the jury finds more credible.
Following the grim finding of more than 20 decomposing refugees in a refrigeration truck, morons from all over Austria have taken to Facebook to voice their opinion.
The 73-year-old suspect fired over 30 shots with a hunting rifle, killing three members of a family — including a six-month old baby — and a police officer who tried to stop him.
The World Resources Institute says 33 nations are likely to face extreme water scarcity by 2040 because of climate change and growing populations.
An unnamed Mexican official told reporters that blogger Harry Devert had been murdered because he was believed to be a US agent travelling in the Tierra Caliente region, known for its several local cartels.
Feds raided the website's offices on Tuesday, arresting and hauling off seven employees to Federal District Court in Brooklyn to face charges of promoting prostitution.
What if the next president could just swish his star-spangled magic wand and end birthright citizenship once and for all?
The site has been shut down by Homeland Security agents and employees are now facing life-altering punishments for allegedly helping sex workers connect to clients.
The myth of Dan Bilzerian, the self-made Instagram king who lives the way you want to live, is just that: a myth.
The shooter, who was reported to be a disgruntled former employee of the TV station, has apparently shot himself.
The NRA and two other pro-gun groups are challenging a Seattle law that taxes firearms sellers in order to raise money for efforts to prevent gun violence.
Humans kill nine times as many land carnivores and 14 times more adult fish than other predators.
LGBT individuals who escaped from Islamic State rule in Iraq and Syria say basic steps in the resettlement process for individuals persecuted for their sexual and gender identity are still arduous.
It's all because of a fax cover page from 1999.
Rentboy.com CEO Jeffrey Hurant and six others were arrested as part of an alleged money laundering and prostitution scheme.
We embedded with a British fighter, Chris "Swampy" Garrett, as his regiment fought in eastern Ukraine.
We don't have to start stock-piling baked beans just yet, but China's slump shows that our addiction to debt will cause crisis after crisis.