Kalief Browder was held at Rikers Island jail in New York City for three years on charges he allegedly stole a backpack. The New Yorker obtained two videos apparently depicting him being slammed to the ground, while handcuffed, by a guard and beaten by a gang.
“If you get too high, go to Times Square, it will miraculously disappear.”
Some retail watchers were expecting a significant update to the retail stores as Apple enters the luxury business. But aside from some new benches displaying the watches, the stores are just as you remember them.
“When you smoke the herb, it reveals you to yourself.” ―Bob Marley
There’s no place quite like it in the world.
“I want to move to NYC for the cheap rent!” said no one ever.
New York City’s Department of Transportation cut 450 locks from the bridge on Monday. Love’s labour’s lost.
“This block was definitely longer than the last one.”
Approximately two dozen people began fighting in the food court of a casino.
Leaders of the Warren Wing announced a plan to push income inequality into the 2016 conversation with a message to Hillary Clinton: “If she becomes a candidate I absolutely believe she needs to address this issue.”
Front row seats to the greatest city on Earth.
The New York Police Department confirmed to BuzzFeed News that a complaint was made against the famous producer.
The New York Post and others blasted the trend, calling them “village idiots.”
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Looking for a home, and a library, after the White House.
Two people died in the blast and fire. Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance opened a criminal investigation into the circumstances.
“These photographs are completely different from those normally displayed by the media about project life.”
The public-private partnership has taken on hundreds of cases and stopped 13 minors from getting deported as of February, according to data given exclusively to BuzzFeed News.
More teenagers should record family fights.
Residents of the Big Apple spend a combined average of 49 hours per week working and commuting — longer than any other major city in the country.
“Waking Up And Not Knowing What Borough You’re In Sex.” Consider this a to-do list.
The Google Art Project has collected more than 10,000 images since it launched last summer, including many works of street art – some of which have now been painted over. Here are some of the coolest images in the collection.
What’s going on here, BIG APPLE?!
And it’s the best thing to ever happen.
Take a look inside the bizarre and beautiful world of Life Magazine photographer Nina Leen, aka “The Lenslady.”
Jon Cruz allegedly used pictures he stole off a former student’s Facebook page to create an online profile to solicit child pornography, authorities said.
Here’s how the infection would spread in the United States. New York City is so screwed.
“While New Yorkers of all shapes and colors seemed to come together during the aftermath of 9/11, South Asians and Muslims were singled out and ostracized.”