Rich discussed the grand jury’s decision in New York not to indict the police officer who choked Eric Garner to death and the questions arising about a Rolling Stone story about rape at the University of Virginia. He talked to former New York City Police Commissioner Bernard Kerik at 3:45 and Erik Wemple from the Washington Post at 4:15.
The decision in Staten Island not to indict Officer Daniel Pantaleo threatened to add to the tensions that have simmered in the city since the July 17 death of Eric Garner — a case that sparked outrage and drew comparisons to the fatal police shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri.
“Cake Boss” Buddy Valastro says he’s “very disappointed” in himself for driving after having a drink in New York City last month. He says he didn’t realize he was impaired.
Since we are upon our great day of gratitude, a pretext for gorging on poultry and then taking our swollen torsos to the nearest television for some football, let’s look to sports for reasons to give thanks.
Democrats have narrowed the list of contenders for their 2016 national convention to three cities: Columbus in Ohio, New York and Philadelphia.
Beginning Dec. 7, tolls for bridge and tunnel cash customers will increase by $1 to $14. The increase for E-ZPass motorists will be 75 cents.
Back pain from texting? It might be a reality, says one New York doctor.
As the chaotic holiday travel season approaches, the agency wanted to remind the public what carry-on items are no-nos.
Unbeknownst to New Yorkers, a company that controls the ad space on 5000 phonebooths installed Bluetooth beacons on them.
Police say they’ve determined that a car stolen in Pennsylvania’s Pocono Mountains is not linked to the man being sought for the killing of a Pennsylvania state trooper.
A health care worker quarantined in a New Jersey hospital after caring for Ebola patients in West Africa has now developed a fever. She’s the first traveler quarantined under a new Ebola watch. Now, New York and New Jersey officials have implemented new rules for people who come in contact with Ebola infected patients.
Any person traveling from the three West African nations who had contact with infected, or possibly infected, people will be automatically quarantined for 21 days. This includes doctors.
Four Northeastern states have agreed to collaborate in investigations of heroin trafficking that often cross state lines, authorities said Wednesday.
The 2015 NFL Draft is heading to Chicago.
The ads are incendiary. They include images of Adolf Hitler, as well as American journalist James Foley kneeling next to his masked executioner moments before he was beheaded.