New York City

A man accused of stealing at a Brooklyn, N.Y., 7-Eleven was restrained so aggressively by store employees that his clothing was pulled off his body…

A bulky Queens, New York gym teacher is claiming that he was violently attacked by a 6-year-old 1st-grader back in April, the New York Post…

NEW YORK (RNN) – City officials named the shooter who opened fire outside the Empire State Building on Friday, killing at least one and injuring several others. Commissioner Raymond Kelly said Jeffrey Johnson, 53, of Manhattan fatally shot a former coworker at Hazan Imports, a nearby business, around 9:03 a.m. ET with a .45-caliber handgun. […]


New York Police Department officers shot 51-year-old Darrius Kennedy dead in the middle of Times Square Saturday afternoon after he allegedly refused  to put down…

In episode 1 of “Elle in the City,” Elle Varner takes trip back to the NYU, the college she attended before the world was introduced…

A woman at President Obama’s campaign fundraiser in New York City on Thursday interrupted the events to shout her opinion about America’s role in the mounting tension between Iran and Israel. “Use your leadership – no war on Iran!” she said, according to ABC News’ Jake Tapper and several other reporters. Obama responded, “Nobody’s announced […]

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is demanding action from Washington after 24 people where shot in the city during a span of 24 hours, this Labor Day weekend. A rash of shootings in Brooklyn, Queens and the Bronx from 6 a.m. Saturday to 6 a.m. Sunday left many injured and one man dead. As […]

Carmelo Anthony’s wife LaLa goes vintage for the cover of PYNK Magazine. She’s also preparing for the second season of her reality show “LaLa’s Full Court Life”. In an interview with Pynk she talks about rejecting a spot on “Basketball Wives” and how she feels about being refered to as “The First Lady Of New […]

Actress, author, activist, and philanthropist Holly Robinson Peete’s son, RJ’s autism was diagnosed 10 years ago and she has been consistent in bringing awareness to the public.  Join her support and several other VIPs (Bill Cosby, Deepak Chopra, Susan L. Taylor)  for the event on January 10, at Carnegie Hall in New York City for […]

Last night I had the opportunity to attend The 13th African American Women In Cinema Film Festival that is taking place November 18th-20th in New York City. The landmark event featured a Red Carpet VIP Opening Night Reception, an Awards Presentation, an exclusive screening of the powerful film “Promised Land.” I am editing the video footage of the event […]

Corrections Officer Suspended for Visiting Lil’ Wayne In Isolation By Ruth Manuel-Logan on Oct 28th 2010 1:07PM Filed under: News Comments (1) Email This These are the kinds of doings that make folks say, “Hmm….” A veteran correction department captain paid a visit to famed imprisoned rapper Lil’ Wayne for an unexplained 45 minutes while […]

 Who says there is no such thing as racial profiling? A preppy-attired young black man hailed a New York City cab in the wee hours of Saturday morning. As the Wall Street worker attempted to step in to the vehicle, the driver asked where he was going and when the response was “Brooklyn,” the […]