Tag Archives: New York

Protesters Welcome Donald Trump on First New York City Visit

Protesters Welcome Donald Trump on First New York City Visit

U.S. President Donald Trump was set to return to his hometown on Thursday for the first time since taking office, as many New Yorkers took to the streets to protest the politics of the man who built his name and fortune in the city.

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Senior New York Judge Sheila Abdus-Salaam Found Dead in Hudson River

Senior New York Judge Sheila Abdus-Salaam Found Dead in Hudson River

US judge Sheila Abdus-Salaam, the first black woman to serve in New York's highest court, has been found dead in the city's Hudson River. New York police said they pulled the 65-year-old from the water and pronounced her dead on Wednesday after being alerted by an emergency call.

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WATCH: NYU Prof Screams at the NYPD Because They Didn’t Beat Up ‘Nazi’ Gavin McInnes

WATCH: NYU Prof Screams at the NYPD Because They Didn’t Beat Up ‘Nazi’ Gavin McInnes

Black bloc "anti-fascists" attacked right-wing media figure Gavin McInnes outside a New York University building on Thursday night. McInnes was there to give a talk to students, but was incessantly interrupted by hecklers. Afterward, masked black bloc protesters assaulted the controversial former Fox News personality and sprayed him with mace. Eleven people were eventually arrested.

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‘Person of Interest’ Identified in Chelsea, Manhattan Bombing

'Person of Interest' Identified in Chelsea, Manhattan Bombing

A bomb that injured 29 people on Saturday in the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan, and another that failed to detonate, were filled with shrapnel and made with pressure cookers, flip phones and Christmas lights that set off a powerful explosive compound, law enforcement officials said on Sunday...

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