The city failed Tessa Majors by ignoring this huge warning sign

The investigation into the fatal mugging of freshman Tessa Majors just two blocks from her Barnard College campus suffered a setback Saturday with officials setting free one of the young suspects — as spiraling crime stats from the past year painted a picture of a neighborhood where violence was little surprise. A 14-year-old boy, whose name is being withheld by […]

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As Jay Z celebrates his 50th birthday, here’s a look at how he obtained his massive net worth

In the now-famous words of Jay-Z, “I’m not a businessman, I’m a business, man.”  Nearly 15 years later and those iconic lyrics recited by Jay-Z mean more now than they did before. Since the Brooklyn rapper started out in the hip-hop industry, he’s always made it clear he had bigger plans than creating legendary music — he wanted to create a lasting empire.  […]

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Lying by Bush and Obama over Afghanistan is this era’s Pentagon Papers

On Monday, The Washington Post published a bombshell six-part series exposing the Bush and Obama administrations for knowingly and repeatedly lying to the American public about the war in Afghanistan. This is nothing short of this generation’s Pentagon Papers, which exposed the terrible lie of Vietnam. But chances are you haven’t heard of the Afghanistan Papers, because impeachment is sucking […]

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New train timetable will add 1,000 weekly services

Britain’s railways are set for major timetable shake-up tomorrow – including first non-stop trains between London and Bristol in decades Timetables will feature 1,000 extra weekly services, says Rail Delivery Group  Comes following infrastructure investment and upgraded carriages  Experts says passengers need the industry to deliver a set of improvements  Britain’s railways are set for a major timetable shake-up with journey […]

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Boris Johnson’s biggest challenge is showing people who ‘lent’ him their vote that life is better under the Tories – The Sun

THIS is Boris Johnson’s victory. He ran the most personal election campaign in recent history. On the campaign trail, it was him hammering home the Tory message every day. In his determination to make this election about whether he should be Prime Minister, he even took the unprecedented step of agreeing to two head-to-head debates with the leader of the […]

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