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The Death of Eric Garner

The Death of Eric Garner

Staten Island grand jury clears NYPD officer in chokehold case

Tuesday, Dec 16, 2014 at 09:22 AM EST

De Blasio Criticized From Both Sides on Police Protests

De Blasio Criticized From Both Sides on Police Protests

Some protesters say he's not doing enough to reign in the police and police union officials say he's too supportive of the demonstrators. Ida Siegal reports.

Tuesday, Dec 16, 2014 at 09:01 AM EST

NYPD Seeking 6 in Brooklyn Bridge Protest Melee

NYPD Seeking 6 in Brooklyn Bridge Protest Melee

Six people are being sought in connection with an assault on two police officers during the Saturday night Millions March demonstrations on the Brooklyn Bridge, Police Commissioner Bill Bratton said Monday.

Monday, Dec 15, 2014 at 08:56 AM EST

Video Shows Protesters Chanting for "Dead Cops"

Video Shows Protesters Chanting for "Dead Cops"

Video captured from Saturday's protests in New York City appeared to show demonstrators apparently calling for the deaths of police officers, hours before violence on the Brooklyn Bridge marred the massive march...

Sunday, Dec 14, 2014 at 02:02 PM EST

Clashes With Police Mar NYC Protest March

Clashes With Police Mar NYC Protest March

Thousands of people marched in Manhattan Saturday to protest the killing of unarmed black men by police officers - a demonstration marred by sporadic clashes with police. Marc Santia reports.

Monday, Dec 15, 2014 at 07:20 PM EST

Trash Can-Wielding Prof Arrested on Riot Charge

Trash Can-Wielding Prof Arrested on Riot Charge

A part-time City University of New York professor faces a slate of charges after police accused him of sparking a violent run-in with officers during Saturday's protest demonstration on the Brooklyn Bridge.

Sunday, Dec 14, 2014 at 09:46 AM EST

Clashes With Police Mar NYC Protest March

Clashes With Police Mar NYC Protest March

Thousands of people marched in Manhattan Saturday to protest the killing of unarmed black men by police officers - a demonstration marred by sporadic clashes with police.

Saturday, Dec 13, 2014 at 08:23 PM EST

Protesters Converge on DC for Justice March

Protesters Converge on DC for Justice March

More than 10,000 protesters from New York City and around the U.S. converged on Washington Saturday, marching to the Capitol to call attention to the deaths of unarmed black men at the hands of police and...

Thursday, Dec 11, 2014 at 06:03 PM EST

House Staffers Protest Garner, Ferguson Decisions

House Staffers Protest Garner, Ferguson Decisions

Dozens of minority congressional staffers and Capitol employees gathered on the House steps Thursday to protest the killing of unarmed black men by police.

Friday, Dec 12, 2014 at 08:02 AM EST

Eric Garner's Daughter Stages "Die-in" on Staten Island

Eric Garner's Daughter Stages "Die-in" on Staten Island

Erica Garner held a vigil and “die-in” on Staten Island Thursday in memory of her father, the 43-year-old who died while being taken into NYPD custody earlier this year.

Wednesday, Dec 10, 2014 at 11:45 AM EST

Some Cops With History of Abuse Allegations Stay on Street, Data Shows

Some Cops With History of Abuse Allegations Stay on Street, Data Shows

The Eric Garner case has put the NYPD under a national microscope and raised questions about police tactics. Our partners at WNYC looked at arrest data and civilian complaints against police and determined that...

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NYC Files Blockbuster $500M Opioid Suit Against 'Big Pharma'
NYC Files Blockbuster $500M Opioid Suit Against 'Big Pharma'

New York City filed a $500 million lawsuit Tuesday against prescription opioid manufacturers and distributors, seeking to hold them accountable for their alleged part in the city's opioid epidemic.

2 Dead, 17 Hurt in Ky. High School Shooting; Suspect Held
2 Dead, 17 Hurt in Ky. High School Shooting; Suspect Held

A 15-year-old student opened fire with a handgun inside his rural Kentucky high school Tuesday, killing two classmates, injuring 17 others and sending hundreds fleeing for safety. Police were seen leading a...

Supermarket Now Offers Free Fruit to Kids Across NY, NJ
Supermarket Now Offers Free Fruit to Kids Across NY, NJ

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Eagles Fan Who Ran Into Subway Pole Says He's Doing OK
Eagles Fan Who Ran Into Subway Pole Says He's Doing OK

A Philadelphia Eagles fan whose attempt to rally subway passengers for a playoff game ended with him running into a concrete pole says he’s doing OK.