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Man Attacked Three Women While Yelling Anti-Gay Slurs

A man who uttered anti-gay slurs, attacked three women in Brooklyn last week and police are looking for the suspect. NBC New York reports, “The women, ages 29, 34, and 36, had just a left a nightclub on Franklin Avenue in Bedford-Stuyvesant at about 2:15 a.m. Oct. 26 when the suspect approached and made the […]

When a Brooklyn woman with a heart condition was on vacation in the Poconos over the summer, she had an episode and had to be taken to the hospital. It was her heart doctor who asked for her to be transported to his hospital while she was sedated. That’s when a medical helicopter came to […]

Rep. Michael Grimm (R) was indicted on 20 counts, but despite that he was re-elected to his Staten Island-based House seat with a 13 point win.   At the Staten Island Hilton Garden Inn, Grimm’s campaign celebrated his victory over former New York City Councilman Democrat Domenic Recchia. How do indicted politicians celebrate after a reelection? […]

Four newly elected lawmakers in New York have another hurdle to face in their near future: avoiding prison time. Hey, it’s New York. That’s so normal there. New York voters overwhelmingly reelected the lawmakers — one to Congress and three to the state Legislature — who are under federal criminal indictments, according to Politico. Rep. […]

It got close during the last two miles as Kipsang fought off Lelisa Desisa of Ethiopia. Kipsang, who set the world record in the marathon at the Berlin Marathon in 2013 only to have it broken in that same race a year later, ran stride for stride with Desisa as the two broke away from […]

Police are investigation expletive-filled letters sent to a Long Island gay advocacy group, including one on Thursday which  threatened to burn down a planned housing center for gay seniors and kill its leader. David Kilmnick, CEO of Long Island GLBT Network, said the center received identical letters at its Woodbury center in Nassau and its […]

After being stopped for smoking a cigarette, a police officer apparently knocked out a Brooklyn teenager with one blow, hitting him so hard he now has neurological problems, according to the boy’s family. 17-year-old Marcel Hamer was reportedly walking home from school smoking a cigarette when a plainclothes officer stopped him, apparently suspecting the cigarette […]

The Summer of Ferguson has, if nothing else, provided White America with a mountain of evidence that black America really is being terrorized by police brutality, and this week, another bit of that evidence surfaced. Surveillance video obtained by DNAinfo New York shows the tail and of an August 29 foot pursuit between two NYPD […]

According to the medical examiner, an unarmed Hispanic man who intervened in a confrontation between police and a knife-wielding assailant died of a gunshot to the back after police fired shots.   The Associated Press reports: NYPD spokesman Stephen Davis says Rafael Laureano was “inadvertently” struck by a police bullet on Monday in Brooklyn. The […]

An NYPD cop has pleaded innocent to charges that he beat a woman after bursting into her apartment in his underwear while inebriated. Officer Eugene Donnelly , 27,  was given a slap of the wrist with only misdemeanor charges stemming from the June 10th incident that left a 30-year-old woman terrorized and battered, according to the […]

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