theGRIO REPORT - A new video has surfaced showing a NYPD arrest of an alleged subway farebeater in Manhattan, during which an officer places the suspect in a chokehold.
theGRIO REPORT - The Central Park 5 settlement could potentially influence similar pending and future cases as well as practices and policies of city agencies...
theGRIO REPORT - A man attacked two children in a Brooklyn elevator Sunday, stabbing them and killing one.
theGRIO REPORT - A New York City teen allegedly jumped into the Hudson River, committing suicide, after she was caught cheating on an exam.
theGRIO REPORT - A Bronx landlord is accused of discriminating against prospective black tenants, the I-Team reports...
theGRIO REPORT - Hundreds gathered on Monday in New York City for an unveiling ceremony of "Miles Davis Way" - a street on the upper west side of the city that has been renamed after the iconic jazz pioneer.
NEW YORK (AP) — Three years ago, guest speaker Mindy Kaling joked that publishing's annual national convention, BookExpo America, resembled "a high school reunion where all the jocks were killed in a plane crash, and all the minorities, too."
NEW YORK (AP) — After a mentally ill Bradley Ballard made a lewd gesture to a female guard at the Rikers Island jail, he was locked in his cell alone for seven increasingly agitated days in which he was denied some of his medication...
NEW YORK (AP) — The mother of a mentally ill, homeless veteran who was found dead in a 100-degree Fahrenheit (38-Celsius) New York City jail cell that overheated due to an equipment malfunction in February plans to file a $25 million wrongful death lawsuit against the city.
MSNBC --The dramatic rise of charter schools in urban communities over the past decade has been fraught with debate, controversy and consternation.