Ferguson Decision Protest Shuts Down NYC Traffic
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Ferguson Decision Protest Shuts Down NYC Traffic

(By Marguerite Ward, photo © Dave Gershgorn) NEW YORK — Hundreds of protestors angry over the non-indictment of Darren Wilson took to the streets of New York on Tuesday evening, shutting down traffic going into the Lincoln Tunnel, the FDR Drive and Times Square. Cities around the country held simultaneous protests in the wake of the decision … Continue reading

60-Second Video: In Wake of Fatal Stabbing, Bronx Residents Rally to End Violence
Local News

60-Second Video: In Wake of Fatal Stabbing, Bronx Residents Rally to End Violence

Pastor Jay Gooding Sr. of Miracle Revival Temple led an anti-violence rally in front of the home at 2164 Barnes Avenue where teenager Justin Fallu was killed early Sunday while trying to break up a fight. Members of Jacobi Hospital’s Stand Up to Violence, Bronx Parks East Community Association, Community Board 11 and others demonstrated. … Continue reading