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Najee Smith, son of rapper LL Cool J, was arrested after an altercation at a New York restaurant in the Meatpacking District.

The White man who was caught on video berating another White man about his White privilege is speaking out about the footage.

Violence erupted early Monday ahead of New York City’s West Indian Parade, claiming the life of a 24-year-old male and critically injuring a lawyer appointed…

He might be the leader of the free world, but he's also the dad of two teenage daughters, and quality time is needed!

The national perception of law enforcement may not be very receptive given recent officer-involved shootings and beatings across the nation. Just this week, it was…

A New York City mother has been arrested and charged after authorities found her locked inside the restroom of a busy Manhattan restaurant with her unconscious…

The uncle of a 13-year-old Brooklyn girl saved the teenager and her friend from prostitution by posing as a customer after the two were convinced…

Three men have been arrested for allegedly planning to assassinate President Obama and planning attacks in the U.S.  Read more here:  http://www.cnn.com/2015/02/25/us/new-york-terror-plot/index.html

In light of the nearing grand jury decision, Missouri Governor Jay Nixon will be announcing the formation of a special Commission on Ferguson, according to a local St. Louis TV station.  Nixon…

Today marks the 13th anniversary of the horrific 9/11 attacks.  New York City commemorated the tragedy last night with a beautiful tribute in lights. Nearly 100 7,000 watt xenon light bulbs were used to shoot two beams of light into the sky where the twin towers once stood. Follow @aprilwattslive on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter  

In response to a decision made by their union to stand with organizations calling for justice for Eric Garner, who was killed by an NYPD…