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A N.Y. couple did the right thing when they found a treasure in their backyard.

Two Staten Island parents were hit with racism this past week when a chiropractor sent them racist threats. The spine specialist was arrested after sending threatening notes to a Black NYPD officer and a White crossing guard with a Black child. On Monday, the police officer, Ebony Glover, was sent a letter reading, “My next opportunity […]

Details are emerging regarding the brutal murder of Rebecca Cutler and two of her three children at the hands of a crazed boyfriend.

The family of slain Staten Island man Eric Garner received a $1 million settlement from the area hospital that dispatched paramedics to the scene of his fatal encounter with police.

A heartbreaking story unfolded Wednesday in Staten Island, N.Y., when a young mother and two of her three children were stabbed to death.

Investigators in the case pondered whether founding members of the famed rap group, RZA and Raekwon, are linked to murders that occurred more than 15 years ago.

A 36-year old woman was arrested in London after her racist rant on a London bus. The woman, whose name has not been released to the public, basically flew into a prejudice rage as she screamed at two Muslim women and referred to them as “ISIS bitches.” She continued: “I will pull back this long […]

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Eric Garner, whose high-profile death was captured on a cell phone video that helped to spark a national movement against police violence, is buried in

The makeshift memorial for the 43-year-old Staten Island man who died after a police officer held him in an illegal chokehold last year was charred in a fire on Monday, police say. Police determined the fire that destroyed Eric Garner’s Staten Island, NY memorial was “not intentionally set.” Criminality, they say, is not suspected. The fire occurred at […]

A 9-year-old boy is currently in the hospital after an older man followed him on his way to school, and stabbed him three times before he was able to escape. Jermaine Colver was walking down the snowy sidewalks in Staten Island, when an elderly unidentified man started following him and caught up to him. According to […]

Eric Garner‘s daughter Erica led an emotional protest in Staten Island this week, as she lay in the exact spot where her father was placed in a chokehold and killed by NYPD officer Daniel Pantaleo. Erica held a vigil and die-in on Thursday for her late father. The 24-year-old promised to protest twice a week […]