"Even John Gotti didn't get this much attention," 80-year-old Vincent Asaro joked after being acquitted of all charges.
Vincent Asaro, an 80-year-old said to be a longtime member of the Bonanno crime family, is in court for his alleged role in the 1978 Lufthansa heist, which at the time was the largest cash theft in US history.
Over the past 50 years, an era of mass incarceration took shape in the US as politicians raced to erect a sprawling detention system. Today, the country locks up more people than any other on the planet.
A lot has happened to Donald Trump since the first Republican debate in early August, but he's still the same guy.
FBI-agenten Mark Rossini mener, at 9/11 kunne være undgået, hvis han havde fået lov til at vidergive et følsomt memo til sin chef.
El Grito de Sunset Park—a local police watchdog group—started in 2002, when the country's videos of law enforcement were mostly limited to Rodney King and the show 'COPS.'
From Charleston to Chattanooga to Lafayette, senseless killings by deranged gunmen have dominated the news – but how many mass shootings have occurred in 2015? And how do you define "mass shooting", anyway?
Though Rikers Island has gotten the recent media attention, New York City's other jails have also been beset by scandals.
President Obama's security detail still brands ex-cons—regardless of the nature of their crime or what they've been up to since—as suspect.
As the streets and subways went dark Monday, the city's growing homeless population settled in for the storm.
People flooded the streets in response to the Staten Island grand jury's decision not to indict the cop who placed Garner in the choke hold the led to his death last July.
The NYPD did some recon in Missouri last week ahead of its own grand jury decision on police violence, expected any day now.