Marc Valitutto, 36, is a wildlife veterinarian at the Smithsonian Global Health Program. Valitutto’s day to day involves interacting with wildlife with the hope of preventing viral..
The NYPD and Jewish community leaders are responding to the rise in anti-Semitic crimes across the city. Local organizations hosted a forum at the Sea View JCC to address what the ..
A recent release of interior design and decoration books are making their way into bookstores and libraries everywhere and they are bound to make you swoon, die a little of envy an..
Format photography festival in Derby, UK, returns this week for its eighth edition, taking "habitat" as its central theme. Featuring more than 200 international artists and photogr..
In her powerful Golden Globes speech railing against inequality, Meryl Streep said, “Take your broken heart, make it into art.” That’s a quote from the late Carrie F..
A Google Street View car is driven in Sundsvall, northern Sweden September 13, 2011. Street View, which enables users of Google Maps to view photos of streets as well, has been aro..
A teen born with a birth defect that prevented him from walking is now getting used to moving around on his own thanks to state-of-the-art prosthetic devices. Christian Calamuci, 1..
Google Street View Cars Used to Detect Urban Methane Leaks, Help Fight Climate C..
Nature World News
What could be another use for Google Street View cars aside from providing images of streets for a comprehensive mapping system? The cars can also help alleviate climate change by ..
The Republican health-care overhaul spearheaded by House Speaker Paul Ryan and backed by President Trump hung in the balance Wednesday, as the White House signaled at the 11th hour..
High drama for ObamaCare vote
President Trump and GOP leaders are pulling out all the stops to win over House conservatives to their ObamaCare replacement bill ahead of a crucial up-or-down vote scheduled for ..
BOSTON -- Gridiron Club of Greater Boston president Chris Clemente announced that senior forward Joe Gambardella of UMass Lowell is the winner of the 65th Walter Brown Award, prese..
Rep. Dan Donovan says he will vote no on the American Health Care Act. Donovan announced his decision in a press release Wednesday afternoon. In the release, the congressman, who r..
His revenge plan was flushed down the tubes. Prosecutors charged Leon Morris, 55, with attempted assault, assault and criminal possession of a weapon for the March 12 attack at Sta..
Trumpcare adds insult to injury for New York
NY Daily News
Thursday, the U.S. House of Representatives will vote on the Republican bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act. This bill, aka Trumpcare, is a raw deal for New York and its people ..
The self-sabotaging residents of Trump Country have run out of good will from #TheResistance, according to critic Frank Rich in a recent essay for New York magazine. In “No More Sy..
WASHINGTON — Desperate to lock down votes for their health care overhaul, House Republican leaders are seeking to shift more than $2 billion in Medicaid costs from upstate New York..
A 1-year-old girl has died after police found her unconscious and unresponsive in her Staten Island home. Police say they found Bianca Abdul just after 8 a.m. Monday in a home..
Editor’s note: This post has been updated with comment from UJA. A March 28 UJA New York about “the relationship between Israel and the United Nations” and “the volatile issue of w..
Once in a while our hip-hop legends will give the fans exactly what they want. Jay Z did it when he reunited the Roc-A-Fella team for that B-Sides concert a couple of years ag..
What would MLK do if he were alive today: Six essential reads
Editor’s note: The following is a roundup of archival stories. March 21 marks the anniversary of the third protest march from Selma led by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. that culminate..
The start of a new week means the start of a fresh new series on the best paid iPhone and iPad apps that go on sale for free each day. We’re kicking things off on Monday with a sol..
New York Columnist Jimmy Breslin Dies
The Huffington Post
March 19 (Reuters) - Pulitzer Prize-winning newspaper columnist Jimmy Breslin, a self-described “street reporter” who chronicled New York City life for decades and won acclaim for ..
After months of crying in bed and moping around the woods of Chappaqua sulking over her shocking loss last November, Hillary Clinton told "The Society of Irish Women" at a St. Patr..
Staten Island Congressman Daniel Donovan, the city’s sole Republican voice on the Hill, revealed today that he has decided to co-sponsor two bills that will offer legal status to s..
FILE- In this May 7, 2015 file photo, James McGovern, right, Chief of the Criminal Division of the United States Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of New York, speaks duri..
Short list for high profile US Attorney jobs in NY
The Seattle Times
NEW YORK (AP) — Republican politicians in New York have been putting together short lists of potential candidates to replace the top U.S. prosecutors in New York City, a hub for te..
Dave Gilbert continues to be the best advocate for Adventure Game Studio, somehow folding elements of BioWare's RPGs into a traditional point-and-click. “AGS [Adventure Game Studio..