A former dean and community associate at midtown Manhattan's Business of Sports School had sexual relationships with at least four students there, sexually harassed four others, and asked one teen to buy him marijuana, according to a two-month investigation by the Special Commissioner of Investigation.
Malik Taylor, 31, of Queens, who went to work at the school in May 2012, earning $32,000... » more
A military judge Tuesday found U.S. soldier Bradley Manning not guilty of aiding the enemy, the most serious charge he faced for handing over documents to the anti-secrecy website WikiLeaks, but he still likely faces a long jail term after being found guilty of all 19 other counts.
Col. Denise Lind ruled the 25-year-old Army private first class was guilty of five espionage charges, among many... » more
So long, Solange ... for now.
The singer performed one last concert in Brooklyn on Monday night before taking a touring break to focus on her "mental" and "physical" health and to "provide some stability" for her family. Last week, Beyoncé's little sister announced the cancellation of her upcoming European tour dates.
At Monday's private show, held at the... » more
Sharon Stone getting her eyebrows tinted by colorist Jessica Stern at the Frédéric Fekkai Salon at the Mark hotel
Keri Russell picking up a croissant and coffee at Caffe Bene on 27th Street and Seventh Avenue
Liev Schreiber getting a haircut from Clyde Elezi at The Drawing Room in SoHo... » more
A-Rod discipline coming today? The ax didn’t fall on Alex Rodriguez on Monday, which has left many observers predicting that Tuesday could be the day that Major League Baseball announces its discipline against the Yankees slugger and other players who allegedly acquired performance-enhancing drugs from a South Florida clinic. Reports have suggested A-Rod could be facing anywhere from a 100-game... » more
UPDATED 7:25 P.M.: If the MTA keeps raising fares every two years, riders could be swiping away $3.75 for a single ride in a decade, according to a report released Tuesday.
The Straphangers Campaign released an analysis it requested from the city's Independent Budget Office showing that fares could be 50% higher thannow, significantly outpacing the rate of inflation, based on the size of the... » more
Police have released surveillance video depicting a man attacking a 30-year-old woman in Inwood to help apprehend the would-be rapist.
The woman stopped the attack by screaming, fighting back and biting the man.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS, visit nypdcrimestoppers.com, or text 274637 and enter TIP577. ... » more
‘G.I. Joe: Retaliation’ The Real American Heroes return — though some briefly, some not at all — for this action sequel inspired by the Hasbro toy line. Returning for the Joes are Channing Tatum as Duke, and Ray Park as Snake Eyes. They’re taking on Cobra, which includes Zartan, under the guise of the U.S. president (an amazing Jonathan Pryce), Storm Shadow (Byung-hun Lee) and Firefly (a not-so-... » more
Police are searching for a Brooklyn woman who sent panicked text messages to friends and family before disappearing last week.
Dana Lauren Bonanno, 33, who lives in Greenpoint, disappeared around 11 p.m. on July 22 shortly after sending texts to her mother and friends that said she was "scared," according to her mother Donna O'Conner and the NYPD.
Bonanno, who is described... » more
During a three-day sweep that officials yesterday called the largest operation against child sex-trafficking, the FBI arrested 150 people across the country and charged them with child prostitution.
The suspects, whom the FBI referred to as "pimps," were arrested in 76 cities and are expected to face state and federal charges related to sex crimes and human trafficking.
FBI agents and... » more