Death of NYC man in police custody was ruled a homicide

Monday, Aug 25, 2014 at 11:26 AM EDT

Thousands Expected to Cross Verrazano Bridge to Protest Chokehold Death of Eric Garner

Thousands Expected to Cross Verrazano Bridge to Protest Chokehold Death of Eric Garner

Thousands are expected to cross the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge in cars and buses Saturday to protest the death of a Staten Island father who died in police custody last month after being put in a chokehold....

Thursday, Aug 21, 2014 at 07:43 AM EDT

Eric Garner Death Case Will Go to Grand Jury: DA

Eric Garner Death Case Will Go to Grand Jury: DA

The chokehold death of 43-year-old Eric Garner will head to a grand jury, Staten Island's chief prosecutor said Tuesday.

Thursday, Aug 21, 2014 at 07:21 PM EDT

Some Staten Island Businesses to Close for Garner March

Some Staten Island Businesses to Close for Garner March

Some Staten Island businesses say they'll close shop during this weekend's march for Eric Garner.

Thursday, Aug 21, 2014 at 07:20 AM EDT

Eric Garner's Death Ruled a Homicide

Eric Garner's Death Ruled a Homicide

The city medical examiner has ruled the death of Eric Garner, the 43-year-old father whose death in police custody sparked national outrage, a homicide, saying a chokehold killed him.

Wednesday, Aug 20, 2014 at 10:14 PM EDT

Mayor, Faith Leaders Meet on Chokehold Arrest Death

Mayor, Faith Leaders Meet on Chokehold Arrest Death

Cardinal Timothy Dolan is bringing together the mayor and religious leaders for a roundtable meeting spawned by the death of Eric Garner, the 43-year-old father who died on Staten Island after being put into...

Wednesday, Aug 20, 2014 at 03:40 PM EDT

Sharpton: "March for Justice" Will Cross Bridge by Car

Sharpton: "March for Justice" Will Cross Bridge by Car

A march to protest the death of a Staten Island man caused by an apparent police chokehold will cross the Verrazano-Narrows bridge in cars and buses, the Rev. Al Sharpton said Saturday, following days of...

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Teacher Accused of 2 More Student Sex Assaults, 5 Total

Teacher Accused of 2 More Student Sex Assaults, 5 Total

A northern New Jersey high school teacher who was accused of sexually assaulting three 15-year-old male students is now being accused of assaulting two more students, authorities say.

NFL's Goodell: "I Got It Wrong...I Will Get It Right"

NFL's Goodell: "I Got It Wrong...I Will Get It Right"

In his first public statements in more than a week about the rash of NFL players involved in domestic violence, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said he "got it wrong" when handling the Ray Rice controversy and...

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Cyclist Hits, Critically Injures Woman in Central Park: Cops

Cyclist Hits, Critically Injures Woman in Central Park: Cops

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Forensic Expert Agrees With ME Findings in Garner Case

Forensic Expert Agrees With ME Findings in Garner Case

A renowned forensics expert who conducted an independent autopsy on the 18-year-old fatally shot by police in Ferguson, Missouri, last month praised the New York City medical examiner's conclusions in the death...