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Central Park Five settlement closes the case, but trial could have revealed the truth

The Central Park Five are getting paid. The cops and prosecutors involved in the case are off the hook. And the justice system will go on like none of it ever happened. This deal isn’t a righting of an injustice. It …

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THE FINAL NAIL: Last man convicted of torturing, killing Brooklyn Marine and his newlywed wife gets the death penalty

The fourth and final suspect in the grisly 2008 murders of an Iraq War veteran and his newlywed wife was sentenced to death Friday, ending five years of painful court hearings for the couple’s families. …

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Obamacare Shoppers Get Sneak Peek At New Prices

Health insurance consumers using HealthCare.gov will get their first look at the prices for 2015 coverage starting Sunday night, when window shopping goes live on the website, federal officials announced Sunday. …

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Families Of Chicago Police Shooting Victims: ‘We Just Want Answers’

A number of family members and supporters of four black youths fatally shot by Chicago police are calling for change. The group gathered Wednesday night outside a police station in the city’s Bronzeville …

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Loretta Lynch Seen As Strong Civil Rights Defender

Loretta Lynch was a federal prosecutor in New York when she encountered an astonishing case of police brutality: the broomstick sodomy of a Haitian immigrant in a precinct bathroom. The 1997 assault on Abner Louima set …

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Dennis Rodman Claims He Secured Release of Prisoner From North Korea

Dennis Rodman has claimed that he is behind the release of one of the US citizens who have been freed after they were detained in North Korea. The former basketball star wrote to his ‘friend for life’ Kim …

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A dance with Daddy: Daughters, incarcerated fathers at Miami federal detention center hold dance

Inmate Ernest Williams, serving a 41-month drug sentence, had long stopped asking his family — a wife and five children — to come see him at the Federal Detention Center Miami. The visits, he says, left him too …

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Two in custody for pastor’s murder

Two people are in custody for the murder of a Memphis pastor. Don Smith was found dead in 3400 block of Lichterman Street in Hickory Hill Saturday morning. The 57-year-old had been shot, and his car stolen. Police say …

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NY Pastor Thinks Starbucks’ Secret Ingredient Is The ‘S-men of Sodomites’

This is why we need food inspectors. Last week, James David Manning, (left) pastor  of ATLAH Worldwide Missionary Church in Harlem, posted this video claiming that s-men is the secret ingredient in Starbuck’s …

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Almost No More White NYC Cab Drivers, but Blacks Still Can’t Catch a Ride?

The other day in the virtual land of Facebook (where some live full-time), I noticed a posting by Leon Collins, a friend and former colleague. Here’s what Leon, now a resident of Connecticut, wrote about a recent …

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