Memorial Day Weekend usually conjures up images of backyard parties, beaches and beer.But Memorial Day is more than just a three-day weekend marking the unofficial start of summer.
He wanted to kill his wife, and now he’ll go away for life. Brooklyn-born Kashif Parvaiz, 29, was sentenced to life in prison without parole Thursday for plotting with his mistress to shoot his wife while they were taking a walk with one of their young sons.
By Matt O'Brien
PALO ALTO -- Companies are seeking more foreign workers than ever before to fill highly skilled jobs in technology and other industries, but the United States will grant visas to just a fraction of them in a lottery that began this week.
Immigration reform advocates clashed with anti-reform protesters May 19 at a planned pro-reform rally in Lower Manhattan.
“Sí, se puede,” yes, we can, people supporting immigration reform shouted out.
BERKELEY, Calif. – Undocumented immigrants’ ability to stay healthy might come down to a matter of luck. That’s one of the findings that emerged from a study released this week by The Greenlining Institute, a national research and advocacy organization.
U.S. Rep. Yvette D. Clarke is throwing her support behind legislation fellow Brooklyn congressmember Hakeem Jeffries is sponsoring to outlaw the use of chokeholds by police. The bill would define use of the chokehold as a civil rights violation under federal law.
Mayor De Blasio and Chancellor Fariña Designate Eid Al-Fitr and Eid Al-Adha Official School Holidays
Mayor de Blasio Announces More Than 17,300 Units of Affordable Housing Financed in 2014, Enough to House Nearly 42,000 New Yorkers