New York

police

Nine NYPD Officers Have Died by Suicide This Year. The Department Thinks It Has a Plan.

The department has a 3-step plan. But not everyone is a fan of it.
Trone Dowd
3 days ago
RACISM

NYPD Union Chief Is Very Sorry for Sharing a Racist Video That Calls Black People 'Monsters'

"I have black friends, white friends, Asian friends — I wouldn't want to insult anyone," said Ed Mullins, president of the Sergeants Benevolent Association.
Trone Dowd
5 days ago
anti-vaxx

An Israeli Flight Attendant Died of Measles Complications After Traveling from New York City

The 43-year-old mother had worked a route between New York City and Tel Aviv at the height of the U.S. outbreak.
Emma Ockerman
5 days ago
Jeffrey Epstein

Jeffrey Epstein Died by Apparent Suicide at His Manhattan Jail

The wealthy financier was being held without bail in Manhattan’s Metropolitan Correctional Center on charges of sex trafficking.
Emma Ockerman
8.10.19
food news

NYC Food Cart Vendors Protest After Being Pushed Out of Spots by Business Group

The vendors—some of whom have worked their blocks for decades—say they're being intentionally displaced by new bike racks and massive planters.
Jelisa Castrodale
8.6.19
politics

Bernie Talks Like a Jewish Man from Brooklyn and You Need to Get Over It

After the Democratic debates, many critiqued Sanders for appearing "angry." Some American Jews, however, saw the comments as ignorant or even anti-Semitic.
Leila Ettachfini
8.2.19
housing

California Is Desperately Trying to Hide Homeless People, Critics Say

A proposed policy would force those without homes to accept shelter, and people are pissed.
Rick Paulas
7.31.19
Drugs

Exclusive NYPD Data Reveals Just How Often Fentanyl Is in Cocaine

Big claims have been made about the infiltration of fentanyl into America's cocaine supply. So we got some hard data.
Max Daly
7.30.19
Jeffrey Epstein

Epstein Was Served with Another Underage Rape Accusation Just Days Before Being Found Injured on Jail Cell Floor

The pending lawsuit was filed by 32-year-old Jennifer Araoz, who alleged that Epstein raped her at just 15, according to NBC.
Kelly Vinett
7.30.19
food news

I Found NYC's In-N-Out Burger and Solved the Mystery of How It Got There

A meticulous rundown of how that fully intact Double-Double ended up next to a bus stop in Jamaica, Queens.
Lincoln Boehm
7.24.19
food news

How the Hell Did an Uneaten In-N-Out Burger End Up on the Street in NYC?

The beloved West Coast chain has no locations east of the Mississippi, and yet a fully intact Double Double mysteriously appeared in Queens.
Jelisa Castrodale
7.22.19
Jeffrey Epstein

Jeffrey Epstein Just Got Denied Bail

Judge Richard Berman determined Epstein was a danger to the community and a flight risk.
Emma Ockerman
7.18.19
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