| Jul 23, 2014
| 7:41 PM
The mourners trickled slowly into the crowded church. Inside, a huge man lay in a white casket topped by white and yellow flowers — a man who in life was known to few outside his Staten Island neighborhood.
In death, though, Eric Garner has become...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 3:04 PM
New York City Police Commissioner William J. Bratton said the death of a 43-year-old Staten Island man who may have been placed in a chokehold by a police officer last week would probably spark a federal review and could lead to a probe into possible...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 3:44 PM
As New York City officials investigate the case of a Staten Island man who died Thursday after allegedly being put in a chokehold by police, the city’s Fire Department removed the first responders who attended to the man from regular duty.
| Jul 19, 2014
| 5:22 PM
The New York City Police Department has identified one of the officers involved in the death of a Staten Island man who was allegedly placed in a chokehold during an arrest earlier this week.
Daniel Pantaleo has been placed on "modified duty," according...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 3:05 PM
The New York Police Department is investigating the death of a Staten Island man during a scuffle with police officers in which he appeared to be held in a chokehold. The incident has ignited outrage in the community.
Eric Garner, 43, had just broken up...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 11:28 AM
The Rev. Al Sharpton said Saturday "there is no justification" for the series of events that led to the killing of Eric Garner, an unarmed New York City man who was allegedly placed in a chokehold by police officers earlier this week.
Flanked by the 43-...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 6:00 PM
Lower Macungie commissioners' attorney on Thursday assured the board and the public that the township will get its Costco-anchored shopping center despite the recent filing of a lawsuit attempting to nullify a controversial tax financing plan.
| Jul 16, 2014
| 9:21 AM
Cruise passengers can enjoy a slice of the Big Apple, New York City, both as a port of call as an embarkation/disembarkation port on a variety of voyages including Canada and New England itineraries and some Caribbean and trans-Atlantic crossings.
| Jul 15, 2014
| 3:01 PM
(Reuters) - A trading suspension in the stock of little-known Cynk Technology, which mysteriously surged 20,000 percent before the halt, ends late on Thursday, but do not expect to see the stock trading again on Friday.
Shares of the Belize-based social...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 8:03 PM
The Lower Macungie shopping centers that stand to gain new competition from a planned Costco-anchored retail center have asked a judge to strike down a tax financing plan approved for the $140 million project.
The owner of the Trexler Mall and...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 4:00 AM
Truth be told, when we celebrate American independence today, we’ve actually missed the anniversary by two days.
Like many elements of history, the popular understanding of how the Declaration of Independence unrolled, as it were, isn’t...