Tag Archives: New York

Marriage

If You Want To Stay Married, You Have To Embrace Change

By New York Times

A couple of years ago, it seemed as if everyone I knew was on the verge of divorce.

sbs7

NYC: 11 Year Old Girl In Serious Condition After “Friend” Pours Boiling Water On Her Face

By Fox7.com

 – New York City police say a 12-year-old girl poured boiling water on another girl during a sleepover

Shocking Video: Man Stabbed To Death Outside Of Brooklyn Bodega

By New York Post

Shocking surveillance video shows a man being fatally stabbed as he was sitting in front of a Brooklyn bodega Thursday morning.

Black Insurers Write New Life Policies: No. 42 of 45 Great Moments in Black Business

By Black Enterprise

Over 45 days, Black Enterprise shares 45 milestone events among the nation’s largest black-owned businesses

Some Whites Actually Think Black People Attend College Free!

By Refinery29.com

Last night, around 9:30 p.m., I tweeted a story about my experience meeting a group of white people who thought Black people went to college for free.

whitegirl

The Biggest Beneficiaries of Affirmative Action Are White Women – So Why Are They Also It’s Fiercest Opponents?

By Vox.com

The University of Texas Austin was Abigail Fisher’s dream school.

prodigy

Prodigy of Mobb Deep’s Death Not Due To Illness – It Was Due to Choking

By Daily News

Mobb Deep rapper Prodigy’s cause of death has been revealed as accidental choking, the Clark County coroner’s office confirmed to the Daily News, and reports suggest the culprit was an egg.

wacipi_002

Every Member of this Native American Tribe is Paid $1 Million in Casino Profits

By Daily Mail

America’s richest Indian tribe has 99.2 per cent unemployment — and it’s all voluntary, tribal leaders boast.

170425214503-investigates-fbi-syria-daniela-greene-masked-super-169

FBI Translator Married ISIS Terrorist She Was Investigating

By CNN

An FBI translator with a top-secret security clearance traveled to Syria in 2014 and married a key ISIS operative she had been assigned to investigate, CNN has learned.
980x

50 Years Ago, Sugar Industry Paid Scientists To Misdirect Blame For Obesity

By NPR

In the 1960s, the sugar industry funded research that downplayed the risks of sugar and highlighted the hazards of fat, according to a newly published article in JAMA Internal Medicine.

shutterstock_104591603

Private Prisons Are Facing A Class-Action Lawsuit For Violating Anti-Slavery Laws For The First Time In History

By Alternative Media Syndicate

This past summer, President Obama’s Department of Justice was directed to stop using private prisons. Besides having notoriously inhumane conditions, the private prison industry doesn’t really save taxpayers money—it just generates money for people who are in bed with private prisons.

SHOCKING-People-Do-Not-Die-of-Cancer-People-Die-of-Chemotherapy-and-in-Terrible-Pain

SHOCKING: People Do Not Die of Cancer, They Die From Chemotherapy Say Berkley Doctor

By Real Farmacy

People who refuse chemotherapy treatment live on average 12 and a half years longer than people who undergo chemotherapy, says Dr. Jones.

African_American_Mother_Kissing_Baby

Into The World of Women Who Wish They’d Never Become Mothers

By Elle

Here’s the thing about realising that you shouldn’t have had kids,” says Laura*, 37, a journalist based in Los Angeles. “You can’t take the decision back.”

1492467475769

At 117, Jamaican Woman Likely To Be Oldest Person In The World

By Daily Mail

The new oldest living person in the world is a 117-year-old Jamaican woman who once worked for ‘masters’ on a sugar plantation and credits her longevity to good genes and studying the Bible.

684x384_363116

America’s First Female Muslim Judge Found Floating In River

By Occupy Democrats

In a tragic day for our nation, the body of the associate judge of the New York Court of Appeals, Sheila Abdus-Salaam, was just found floating in the Hudson river a few hours after being reported missing.

031015-Centric-Whats-Good-Study-Finds-How-Much-You-Need-to-Drink-to-Appear-More-Attractive

Study Finds Wine is Really Good For The Heart

By EurWeb

*A recent large-scale study conducted by the University of Cambridge in England suggests that having a drink of wine every day could help protect your heart from disease.

NY-Will-No-Longer-Prosecute-16-And-17-Year-Olds-As-Adult-Criminals-715x402

NY Will No Longer Prosecute 16 and 17 Year-Olds As Adults

By ABC 7 NYC

New York raises the age of criminal responsibility under the new so called “Raise the Age” initiative.

charlie-murphy

Charlie Murphy Dead At 57 From Leukemia

By The New York Daily News

Charlie Murphy, the beloved comedian, writer and older brother of Eddie Murphy, has died after a battle with leukemia.

31-Letitia-James.w710.h473

Employers in NYC Can No Longer Ask Applicants For Salary History

By NY Daily News

Employers will be banned from asking job applicants how much money they made at past jobs under legislation passed by the City Council Wednesday.

zarinaali

Pennsylvania Hospital’s First Female Neurosurgeon Is A Muslim Mother of Four

By Philly Voice

Dr. Zarina Ali loves the exhilaration she feels when scrubbing into brain or spine surgery knowing she has a chance to make a big difference in life and death situations for her patients.