Homelessness

NY will compensate three homeless Harlem men for trashing their belongings. A lawsuit said their rights were violated.

A radiator explosion in a Bronx apartment building burned two little girls to death Wednesday. The little girls were living in a homeless shelter and were 1 and 2 years old.

Elexis Webster, a 17-year-old honor student from Oakland, has overcome insurmountable odds during her young life.

Thanks to the generosity of a stranger, Tonia Handy got the chance to see her girls go for the gold.

A group of 40 students from Chicago got the opportunity to attend a prom hosted by two local non-profit organizations.

Faced with D.C.'s sky-rocketing rent and surges in the price of living, Tyree's mother lost her job. The family was forced to make the difficult decision to move into the shelter, which houses around 243 people.

The office of U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New Tork, Preet Bharara, has launched an investigation of public health concerns among public housing units and homeless shelters across the city. Cases of elevated blood lead levels and false claims from housing and shelter officials will fall under the scrutiny of federal prosecutors, the […]

A police officer is being praised for his kind gesture towards a man who was kicked off a New Jersey bus for not wearing any shoes.

The family of reggae legend Bob Marley will launch the first global cannabis brand that will sell marijuana products. The brand, which will be called Marley Natural,…

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Jacque Reid goes “Inside Her Story” with Chelsea Fearce about overcoming the odds of homelessness to graduate high school with a 4.46 G.P.A. and entering…