Ferguson, Missouri, is nearly 1,000 miles away, but that didn't stop crowds of people in Brooklyn from protesting a grand jury's decision not to indict the police officer who killed Michael B … Full Article
Our beloved borough is present in the form of a Brooklyn Soda Works stand on the shoreline of that other river, the Hudson. The popular soda purveyor has a prominent spot to sell its wares on the newly opened section of the High Line, a park fashioned from an old railway line. … Full Article
In the wake of two violent interactions between police officers and citizens, both captured on video, Sunset Park community leaders organized a protest march to the 72nd Precinct station house on Saturday. … Full Article
Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Thursday that there may be “imminent threats against subway systems” in the U.S.
According to published reports, Iraq's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said that the subway systems in New York City and Paris have been targeted by the Islamic State group ISIS. … Full Article
The rodent that escaped Mayor Bill de Blasio's grasp during this year's Groundhog Day ceremony reportedly died a week after the fall.
TheNew York Post says the Staten Island Zoo didn't notify the mayor's office about the groundhog's demise. … Full Article