Tens of thousands of police from cities across the United States filled a New York City church and nearby streets on Saturday for the funeral of one of two policemen shot by a man who said he was avenging the … Read the rest
This is not the first time that has sign language translator has grabbed the headlines at a major event.
While an Ebola news conference should have been grabbing the headlines, a signer stole the show. The signer has now gone … Read the rest
Without as much as a whisper the South African government allowed at least 400.000 Chinese to swamp the country during the past six years. Chinese migrants, mainly from the overpopulated Fujian province in China, have been shipped off to South … Read the rest
An international counterfeiting ring has been pumping millions of dollars in phony $100 bills into New York and other cities in the metropolitan area over the past several years, forcing the Secret Service to step up its operation to shut … Read the rest
Is the American Federal Government into concert promotion?
Two members of the unusually lame Russian punk rock band Pussy Riot, who seem to have a unusually strong media promotion team behind them, were recently released from prison and will appear … Read the rest
Progressive Democrat Bill de Blasio has been elected mayor of New York City, replacing billionaire Michael Bloomberg, US media reported Tuesday.
“Thank you, New York City,” de Blasio’s campaign tweeted just after the close of polls, together with a photo … Read the rest
The department of international relations would continue in its attempts to rectify the travel restrictions of former ANC urban terrorists in some international countries, it said on Monday.
“The SA government has repeatedly raised this matter with the US and … Read the rest
Businessman Tokyo Sexwale will approach the US government after he was arrested in New York for being on a list of banned persons to that country.
The former Housing minister’s lawyer, Lesley Mkhabela says Sexwale was arrested at JF Kennedy … Read the rest
A black man allegedly went on a rampage in Union Square on Wednesday afternoon and left a complete stranger brain-dead in the process.
Police said that the attack may have been a hate crime.
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The United Nation Security Council (UNSC) has echoed sentiments by the UN Secretary General of strong concern for the alleged use of chemical weapons in Syria.
Opposition groups have accused the Syrian government of firing rockets with poisonous gas on … Read the rest
A white high school teacher who said she was sexually tormented by her students and then punished for complaining has scored a $450,000 settlement from the city, reports the New York Daily News.
Theresa Reel, 52, who quit her job
Anti-Islamic advertisements will go up across New York City’s subway system next week after a federal judge ruled that the city’s Metropolitan Transportation Authority could not legally refuse to host the signs on the basis of “demeaning” language.
As early … Read the rest
Two people were killed and at least eight were wounded in a shooting outside the landmark Empire State Building in New York City on Friday, a New York police source said.
One of the dead was the shooter, the source … Read the rest