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Rebel is Rebecca Carroll's regular column on race and pop culture. You can hear Rebecca talk about these issues with guests on Wednesday mornings on WNYC, or participate in one of Rebel's monthly conversations in The Greene Space. [ more › ]...

The victim of a Tribeca hate crime is now speaking out. The 57-year-old lawyer described being attacked by another woman who yelled "Take that, white bitch!" and swung a metal make-up box in her face. "It's the worst pain you ever felt in your face,"...

Whether it's through annual block parties or spontaneous subway singalongs, the spirit of global superstar and alleged child molester Michael Jackson lives on as a regular presence in the city. And soon enough, he'll reach the highest pantheon in a p...

   Interspecies friendships might be the only thing keeping me sane these days, so I am required by law to share these insanely cute photographs and video of a two-year-old French bulldog named Nono who helps foster ki...

Billy McFarland, who pleaded guilty for the Fyre Fest fraud while allegedly running a different scam, had his $300,000 bail revoked. [ more › ]...

Eight children who were separated from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border last month as part of the Trump administration's zero tolerance policy have been moved to a private shelter on Long Island, Newsday reports. [ more › ]...

Earlier this morning, a total of five sick subway passengers led to widespread dysfunction on Manhattan-bound Brooklyn trains, offering unsuspecting J/M riders like myself a weary reminder of our fast-approaching L-pocyalypse reality . But it's not a...