New York City

https://twitter.com/CBSNews/status/940209083793182720 At least one person his injured and another police custody after device exploded in a Manhattan subway Monday morning. https://twitter.com/CBSNews/status/940210472242073600 https://twitter.com/CBSNews/status/940209083793182720 https://twitter.com/CBSNews/status/940208048366411776 https://twitter.com/CBSNews/status/940206015257235458 NY Police confirm pipe bombing at port authority near subway. Suspected bomber in custody. Two hurt including suspect. A man with a “possible second device” has been detained in the subway tunnel, […]

A new report reveals an alarming disparity surrounding fatal injuries endured by Black children in New York City.

New York City police said Thursday that the department has launched a hate crime investigation of a well-known butcher accused of giving a noose to a Black delivery man.

On Friday, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio voiced support in closing Rikers Island, a jail marred with a lengthy, contentious history.

In addition, on Monday Jackson was charged with murder as an act of terrorism, second-degree murder as a hate crime and three counts of criminal possession of a weapon.

Barry Brown filed a lawsuit against the NYPD for an alleged racially biased psychological screening.

James Harris Jackson told authorities that he has harbored racist violent views for more than ten years.

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio plans on renovating Rikers Island.

Glenn Martin, a former Rikers inmate and advocate for criminal justice reform, has continually made the effort to have Rikers Island closed.

Barack Obama and his daughter Malia Obama attended an evening performance of “The Price” while visiting New York City on Friday.

Former president Barack Obama stepped out of a Starbucks during his surprise visit to New York City Friday, to the happiness of a cheering crowd.

Steven Sampson, a 41-year-old NYC EMT worker, faces criminal charges after authorities reveal he fabricated a robbery on Christmas morning.