Chirlane McCray currently only person judging NYC monuments

Chirlane McCray currently only person judging NYC monuments

Mayor Bill de Blasio was quick to announce that his wife Chirlane McCray would lead a new Racial Truth and Reconciliation Commission amid fallout last week over his handling of the George Floyd protests — but he’s taking his time to add anyone else to the panel that will have the power to decide the … Read more

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Foul play suspected in case of missing soldier Vanessa Guillen

Foul play suspected in case of missing soldier Vanessa Guillen

Army investigators suspect foul play in the disappearance of Fort Hood soldier Vanessa Guillen — who went missing from the Texas base two months ago. Texas Rep. Sylvia Garcia made the revelation at a Tuesday press briefing after joining Guillen’s family in a meeting with Fort Hood officials. “They have now used the words foul … Read more

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Video shows calm NYC man with knife sticking out of his head

Video shows calm NYC man with knife sticking out of his head

A Harlem man escaped a stabbing with minor injures Tuesday — one of which was the massive kitchen knife left sticking upright out of his scalp, authorities said. Viral Instagram video of the gory aftermath shows the unidentified man appearing to talk calmly with horrified onlookers and walking towards an FDNY ambulance — seemingly unaware … Read more

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Barack Obama appears in Joe Biden’s virtual fundraiser

Barack Obama appears in Joe Biden's virtual fundraiser

Barack Obama threw his full weight behind former veep Joe Biden during a virtual fundraiser on Tuesday night — raising millions for his former running mate in his first full-fledged foray into the 2020 presidential race. “I am here to say the help is on the way if we do the work because there’s nobody … Read more

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Rockefeller Center Christmas tree to return, possibly without crowds

Rockefeller Center Christmas tree to return, possibly without crowds

Christmas isn’t canceled. Despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, there will still a Christmas tree at Rockefeller Center for the 2020 holiday season — but maybe not the traditional crowds. Tishman Speyer, the real estate firm that owns the Manhattan landmark, has confirmed that the beloved annual happening will go on this year, even if changes … Read more

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Twitter censures Trump tweet on DC ‘Autonomous Zone’

Twitter censures Trump tweet on DC 'Autonomous Zone'

Twitter took action against another tweet from President Trump Tuesday — this time for warning that protesters trying to establish a cop-free zone in Washington, DC would be met with “serious force.” The move comes after the social media giant began policing and censoring its most prolific user earlier this year, garnering backlash from both … Read more

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