Because of an assistant principal from Brownsville, Brooklyn, a young girl whose family is homeless will hopefully have the money to pay for surgery she requires as a result of a cancer diagnosis.

Police say the Shemel Mercerius was shot to death by 24-year-old Taariq Stephens who later turned himself into the police. The motive behind her murder is not known.

Her reasoning for going off the grid? "She just wanted to get away from it all. She didn't want to be in school anymore" says a police source.

The suspect reportedly ran his vehicle into the police car prior to the shootout.

As much of American politics is still deep-rooted in the traditions of Christianity, issues regarding other religions being welcomed into the fold are arising more and more these days.

Gentrification is real and communities of color aren't the only ones who've noticed the drastic change in their neighborhoods.


Presidential candidate Jim Webb, the former Senator of Virginia, shared his discontent with the Democratic debate.

Warning: This video is extremely graphic and contains disturbing images that may be upsetting to watch. While we have yet to fathom how for almost…

Rookie Police Officer Peter Liang has been indicted for the shooting death of unarmed Akai Gurley. My Fox NY reports: A grand jury has indicted the rookie NYPD officer who shot and killed an unarmed man inside a pitch-black stairwell of a housing project in Brooklyn, the Associated Press reported, citing two sources. The office […]

Six-time Grammy Award-winning Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir announces the release of its new album, entitled “Pray!” It is the 29th album for the near 300-voice choir, founded…

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Medical and hospital records exclusively obtained by NewsOne bring into question reported facts surrounding the Kyam Livingston case. The documents contradict official news and NYPD…