Harlem Senator Plans to Introduce Legislation Barring Pension Fund Investments into Private Prisons

In New York State, Senator Brian Benjamin plans to introduce a bill urging the state to disinvest in private prisons. The Harlem senator proposes...

Living Large off of Laundered Money; US Jury Convicts former South American Soccer Bosses

In a US court jurors returned a guilty verdict in the corruption case of Jose Maria Marin and Juan Angel Napout. Marin, 85, is...

Sarah’s Son Track Palin Arrested For Domestic Violence; How Much Jail Time Might He...

Wasilla, Alaska police arrested Track Palin Saturday on domestic violence-related charges. Track is former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin's oldest child. Police charged Track with...

Equal Access to the Internet is in Jeopardy; The Net Neutrality Fight Will Continue...

On Thursday morning, the Federal Communications Commission voted to end net neutrality, thus equal access to the internet. Net neutrality prohibits internet service providers...

Figure it Out Yourself; Federal Bureau of Prisons Cuts Funding for Halfway Houses

Recently, the Federal Bureau of Prisons began cutting off funding for halfway houses across the country. The effort to save money comes at the expense...

Bribery Doesn’t Hold Up; Judge Declares that Senator Menendez Case is a Mistrial

Democratic Senator Robert Menendez's corruption trial is over for now. In fact, the judge declared a mistrial. Federal prosecutors indicted Sen. Menendez for abusing...

Trump Declares Opioid Crisis As Public Health Emergency; Controversial Bathroom and Plant May Help

At the White House, President Donald Trump declares the opioid crisis as a nationwide public health emergency. Rather than using a national disaster declaration,...

Trump’s Travel Ban: Drummer Alvin Queen Denied Entry to U.S.A

Anyone have a travel ban horror story?  Drummer Alvin Queen, is an American born citizen, from Mount Vernon, New York. However, Queen was denied...

Plagiarism and a Potty Mouth; Reporter Tweets Former Sheriff David Clarke’s Hostile Email Response

Daniel Bice, a reporter at the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, sent an email to Former Sheriff David Clarke questioning his decision on using round-the-clock security...

Welcome Home: President Trump’s Childhood Home A Haven for Refugees

President Donald Trump's childhood home (located in Queens, New York) has now become a shelter for refugees. An international confederation of charitable organizations focused...