After another night of outrage in NYC, de Blasio tells protesters to go home

May 31, 2020
Alejandra O'Connell-Domenech

Late Saturday night, Mayor Bill de Blasio told demonstrators taking part in protests in Manhattan and Brooklyn sparked by death…

Fires and fury: Peaceful protests devolve into another night of chaos in NYC

BY ROBERT POZARYCKI AND MARK HALLUM Saturday's protests over the George Floyd police-involved killing in Minneapolis earlier this week descended…

May 30, 2020

Harlem march peaceful after calls to respect neighborhood, and each other

BY DEAN MOSES Saturday's protest in Harlem over the police-involved death of George Floyd in Minneapolis featured a  collected yet…

May 30, 2020

18 defining photos during a day of protests across Manhattan

From Harlem to Union Square, they marched across Manhattan on Saturday voicing a united call for justice in the wake…

May 30, 2020

Brooklyn returns to the streets for George Floyd protests after wild night

BY BEN VERDE AND MEAGHAN MCGOLDRICK After an evening of protests across the borough and the city, demonstrators reconvened near…

May 30, 2020

‘Something has to change’: Queens residents take to streets over Floyd death

BY ANGELICA ACEVEDO, JEFFREY HARRELL, GRANT LANCASTER AND ROBERT POZARYCKI Nearly a thousand protesters took to the streets of Jackson…

May 30, 2020

Al Sharpton and Eric Garner’s mother seek justice for George Floyd at Staten Island protest

The death of George Floyd pleading with a Minneapolis police officer with his knee on his neck that he "can't…

May 30, 2020

DEVELOPING: Third day of protests in New York sees more calm than upheaval

A far cry from the chaos that broke out in Brooklyn Friday night, Saturday's protests across New York City have…

May 30, 2020

Up, up and away! NASA resumes human spaceflight from U.S. soil with historic SpaceX launch

BY JOEY ROULETTE SpaceX, the private rocket company of billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk, launched two Americans toward orbit from Florida…

May 30, 2020

Thinking of protesting? Here’s what you need to know to avoid confrontations

BY BENJAMIN MANDILE Non-violent protests, riots and looting have broken out nationwide in response to the police-involved death of George…

May 30, 2020

‘We have much more to do’: De Blasio blames cops, demonstrators for Brooklyn unrest

Mayor Bill de Blasio and Police Commissioner Dermot Shea blamed both officers and civilians after an initially peaceful protest in…

May 30, 2020

Cuomo signs bill giving death benefits to frontline worker families as COVID-19 cases hit all-time low

New York State's COVID-19 numbers are at an all-time low, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced Saturday. During his daily coronavirus briefing,…

May 30, 2020

Attorney General James to review NYPD actions at Brooklyn protest

State Attorney General Letitia James will lead a swift, independent investigation into the NYPD's actions while responding to Friday night's…

May 30, 2020

Early-morning creep sought for groping woman in East Village

Detectives need the public's help in finding a deviant who accosted a young woman and felt her up in the…

May 30, 2020

Two shot, one killed in double-shooting at Brooklyn apartment complex

Just as protests simmered down outside the 88th Precinct in Brooklyn early Saturday morning, officers stationed there responded to an…

May 30, 2020

Report: Alex Rodriguez, Jennifer Lopez take second swing at buying Mets

Alex Rodriguez and Jennifer Lopez reportedly aren't giving up on their desire to purchase the New York Mets. While the…

May 30, 2020

More rallies across New York City today in reaction to George Floyd death

Following a night of unrest, activists across New York City will be holding protests and rallies Saturday seeking justice for…

May 30, 2020

Biden urged to pick black VP, not Klobuchar as Minneapolis killing stokes racial tensions

BY JOSEPH AX AND RICHARD COWAN Former Vice President Joe Biden is facing fresh calls to choose a black woman…

May 30, 2020

Protests flare across America, arrest of Minneapolis police officer fails to appease

BY BRENDAN O'BRIEN AND CARLOS BARRIA The white former Minneapolis police officer shown in video footage using his knee to…

May 30, 2020

Mayhem in Brooklyn: Protests over George Floyd killing take a chaotic turn

BY ALEJANDRA O'CONNELL-DOMENECH, ROBERT POZARYCKI, TODD MAISEL AND BEN VERDE Protesters and police officers clashed outside the Barclays Center in…

May 29, 2020

Activists stand in solidarity with Minneapolis, draw parallels to recent city arrest

As protesters across the country call for justice for George Floyd, who died in police custody in Minneapolis earlier this…

May 29, 2020

VIDEOS: Second day of protests in Manhattan in wake of George Floyd police-involved death

BY MARK HALLUM, TODD MAISEL, ALEJANDRA O'CONNELL-DOMENECH AND ROBERT POZARYCKI Hundreds of protesters marched on Foley Square in Manhattan Friday…

May 29, 2020

Charges expected for officers behind brutal East Village arrests

BY GRANT LANCASTER An internal NYPD investigation recommended disciplinary action for several officers involved in a May 2 arrest that…

May 29, 2020

City Council calls for open street expansion to promote distanced dining

BY GRANT LANCASTER Manhattan elected officials outlined plans for expanded outdoor seating to help restaurants begin the reopening process while…

May 29, 2020

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