Topic: Upper Manhattan
Even though many consider the decision by the New York City Board of Health a foregone conclusion, that didn’t stop supporters and opponents from expounding Tuesday on the soda ban proposal.
Rep. Charles Rangel, an icon in Harlem, called on more than 40 years of a storied history – including bringing home the bacon as former chairman of a powerful House committee – to win a Democratic primary that all but assures victory in November.
Author Thai Jones is an assured narrator and brings the book's setting of 1914 New York vividly to life.
The mother of Jose Pimentel spoke to reporters outside her upper Manhattan home the day after her son was arraigned in state court on terrorism-related charges.
11/22/2011 10:10 am
Bomb plot: New York may have been saved from a series of terrorist attacks after police aprehended a man suspected of planning bombings throughout the city but the FBI felt the suspect lacked the mental capacity or ability to have carried out the bomb plot.
11/21/2011 11:53 pm
New Yorker writer Susan Orlean tells the larger-than-life story behind canine movie star Rin Tin Tin.
09/27/2011 03:11 pm
To keep natural history alive, a New York program tries grafting ancient giants.
02/28/2008 12:00 am