After their final show in Brazil in 2011, Sonic Youth was no more. And so was the 27-year marriage between the band’s co-founders, Kim Gordon and Thurston Moore. Continue reading
Former New York State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver was indicted Thursday on three charges after his arrest in a federal bribery case. Continue reading
New York City’s 12-day, killing-free streak, the longest period the city has gone without a homicide in at least 20 years, ended this weekend with the murder of a 28-year-old Queens resident.
Yet another weekend winter storm has set its sights on the coastal northeastern United States, bringing with it high winds, heavy snow, subzero wind chills and the potential for coastal flooding Saturday into Sunday. Continue reading
- From glamorous to ordinary, Vivian Maier’s street photography captured America’s mid-century urban life
In a matter of a few short years, Vivian Maier went from a reclusive and mysterious, largely unknown woman to widely recognized as one of the greatest street photographers of the 20th century. Continue reading
WASHINGTON — The United States is at a crossroads on matters of race relations and law enforcement, presenting “hard truths” that its citizens and police must confront, FBI Director James Comey said Thursday. Continue reading
Scientists in New York recently searched the city’s subway system and found all kinds of germs that could cause everything from the common cold to meningitis. Dr. Christopher Mason, a geneticist at Weill Cornell Medical College who headed the study, joins Alison Stewart to discuss the study’s implications on the public health system. Continue reading
When was the last time you heard a principal say, “I was broken and I didn’t want to go on”? Or the last time you heard a child even mention a principal’s name? Continue reading
The “modern day ‘roadside’ burger stand” that started in New York is now global. Continue reading
A crippling and potentially historic winter storm was approaching a large swath of the northeastern United States Sunday, which officials and forecasters warned could dump up to three feet of snow, produce high winds and cause power outages and flight cancellations between Monday and Wednesday.