New York City

What were you doing on this day 18 years ago? Well, I was on the radio getting ready for my news and community updates on the Tom Joyner Morning Show when the breaking news came across the airwaves that America was under attack. WHAT! What does this mean America is under attack? At that moment, […]

A new report reveals an alarming disparity surrounding fatal injuries endured by Black children in New York City.

The cast of Love and Hip Hop took over the Xilla Movie Party during an advanced VIP screening for Unforgettable which hits theaters on April 21st, starring Rosario Dawson and Katherine Heigl. JuJu and Tara Wallace from Love and Hip Hop: New York, Deb Antney from Love and Hip Hop: Atlanta, and Jhonni Blaze were […]

New York City police said Thursday that the department has launched a hate crime investigation of a well-known butcher accused of giving a noose to a Black delivery man.

On Friday, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio voiced support in closing Rikers Island, a jail marred with a lengthy, contentious history.

The suspect hatefully said he would rather have killed a "young thug" or a "successful older Black man with blondes."

In addition, on Monday Jackson was charged with murder as an act of terrorism, second-degree murder as a hate crime and three counts of criminal possession of a weapon.

Barry Brown filed a lawsuit against the NYPD for an alleged racially biased psychological screening.

James Harris Jackson told authorities that he has harbored racist violent views for more than ten years.

New York City's mayor ignores prison reform activists and plans renovation of controversial prison complex.

Glenn Martin, a former Rikers inmate and advocate for criminal justice reform, has continually made the effort to have Rikers Island closed.

Barack Obama and his daughter Malia Obama attended an evening performance of “The Price” while visiting New York City on Friday.