Cuomo Calls For Purge Of Confederate References In NYC

US | Kerry Picket
Andrew Cuomo, Governor of New York, arrives at Trump Tower in New York City, U.S. January 18, 2017. REUTERS/Stephanie Keith

‘Symbols of slavery and racism have no place in New York’

NYC Transit Union Says Dead Bodies Found On Tracks Left In Break Rooms

US | Eric Lieberman
First responders and criminology technicians placing a body in a bag and taking it off the premises of the crime scene. [Shutterstock - Couperfield]

‘you have pieces, you have blood splatter’

Seemingly Lost Man Walks Through NY Subway Tunnel, Causes Massive Delays

US | Eric Lieberman
A subway tunnel and tracks. [Shutterstock - Oleg Totskyi]

‘Attempting to touch the third rail’

Is Bill De Blasio Literally Napping On The Job?

DC Trawler | Jim Treacher
Mayor Sandman, bring me a dream

De Blasio: Tax The Rich Proposal Not Class Warfare

US | Kerry Picket
FILE PHOTO: New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio speaks at the City Hall in New York, U.S., March 16, 2017. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

‘When the rest of us get on subways and buses to go to work, the folks who own those companies do well’

Cuomo Pans De Blasio's Tax The Rich Plan For Decaying Subway System

Politics | Kerry Picket
'Train repairs can’t wait on what the State Legislature'

Healthy Feminism Still Exists. I Found It In An Auditorium In New York City.

Opinion | Katie Frates
Games for Change panel

‘Don’t try to be masculine and think that’s the way you need to be to be successful.’

Brooklyn Hipsters And Anti-Vaxxers Are Preventing Their Pets From Getting Inoculations And Vaccines

US | Ian Miles Cheong
Blind people and guide dogs during the last training for the animals. The dogs are undergoing various trainings before finally given to the physically disabled people. [Shutterstock - Cylonphoto]

Autistic dogs? Hipsters in Brooklyn are withholding pets from receiving life-saving inoculations.

Number Of Drivers Killed While On Painkillers Skyrockets 700 Percent

US | Steve Birr
Prescription painkiller Hydrocodine Bitartrate and Acetaminopohen, 7.5mg/325mg pills, made by Mallinckrodt sit on a counter at a local pharmacy, in Provo, Utah, U.S., April 25, 2017. REUTERS/George Frey

‘Finding more opioids in dead drivers’

NYC Is Scraping 700k Low-Level Crime Warrants

US | Anders Hagstrom
New York Mayor Bill de Blasio speaks regarding the U.S. President Donald Trump's federal budget proposal with New York Police Department Commissioner James O'Neill (L) at city hall in New York, U.S., March 16, 2017. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

1.5 million outstanding warrants

Dispute Between Pilot, Flight Attendant Causes Over Two-Hour Delay

US | AnnMarie Hilton
(Photo: Shutterstock)

That’s not what you want

New York Has An App To Help People Apply For Food Stamps

US | Thomas Phippen
Man orders food online from the comfort of his couch. Soon, people will be able to buy groceries online with food stamps (Photo: David M G/Shutterstock)

‘The app is really good’

De Blasio Had Police Boot Homeless From Rail Station To Have A 'Clean' Press Event

US | Anders Hagstrom
Bill de Blasio. (Photo: Getty Images)

‘What we need is leadership, not photo ops’

Planned Parenthood To Challenge Arkansas Abortion Laws In Court

US | Grace Carr
(Photo by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images)

‘Dilation and evacuation’

NYC Street Homeless Up 40 Percent Since 2016

US | Kerry Picket
NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 28: New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio pauses while speaking during a press conference concerning homelessness, February 28, 2017 in New York City. De Blasio announced a plan to build or open 90 new homeless shelters in New York City over the next five years. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

‘We know we have a lot more work to do’

Going Once, Going Twice -- Jackie Kennedy's Watch Goes To...

Entertainment | Alissa Stechschulte
Jacqueline Kennedy, wife of US president hold her son, John jr, in her arms. John-John was born on 25 November 1960. (Photo credit should read -/AFP/Getty Images)

Would she approve?

Milo Event Canceled By Restaurant That Got Threats Of Boycott

US | Rob Shimshock
ORLANDO, FL - JUNE 15: Milo Yiannopoulos, a conservative columnist and internet personality, holds a press conference down the street from the Pulse Nightclub, June 15, 2016 in Orlando, Florida. Yiannopoulos was briefly banned from Twitter on Wednesday. The shooting at Pulse Nightclub, which killed 49 people and injured 53, is the worst mass-shooting event in American history. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

‘Gay conservatives have been warned’