New York City

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

New Yorker Moise Morancy was just being a Good Samaritan; thankfully the police let him go.

A memorabilia company named Moments in Time is a selling the famous medallion that Tupac was wearing when he was shot during a 1994 visit to New York City. The medallion was dented by the bullet during the shooting (which Tupac ultimately survived), and now it’s being sold for a shiny six-figure price. While the […]

Actress Zaida Pugh says she sorry for how things turned out, but it could have been worse had she brought roaches with her.

UPDATE : Thursday, May 26 – 12:52 A.M. EST  Early reports claimed Troy Ave’s camp was responsible for the shooting, but a member of Troy Ave’s camp says the Brooklyn rapper was a victim, not a culprit. Karen Civil reports that Troy Ave’s management has confirmed a bullet grazed his leg. Specific details surrounding his condition are vague, […]

It’ll interest you to know there’s new legislation in NYC… According to new reports, bars in the city can no longer refuse alcohol to pregnant women. This past Friday, the New York City Human Rights Commission released new guidelines to “eliminate discrimination against pregnant women in the workplace and out in public.”  PEOPLE reports: “Unlawful […]

Although African-Americans make up just 13 percent of the U.S. population, we account for 33 percent of the missing in the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s database. Cases involving African-Americans also tend to receive less media coverage than missing Whites, with missing men of color getting even less attention. NewsOne has partnered with the Black and […]

Kanye West and Kim Kardashian painted the town red last night as they hit up numerous spots in New York City.

Officials admit they’ve waited for bone-chilling temps before warming up their residents.

A Bronx woman who stabbed her "childhood friend" repeatedly before cutting the pregnant woman's baby from her womb told police she acted in self defense. Police found that her account of the tragic murder was, in fact, a lie.

The woman can be heard spewing remarks such as "F**k you, ugly black man,” “He’s inferior because he’s black,” and “I have nice hair. At least I have hair to fix."