NewYork

  • R. Kelly has reportedly been arrested by New York federal agents on sex trafficking charges!

    R. Kelly has reportedly been arrested by New York federal agents on sex trafficking charges. The “I Believe I Can Fly” singer was nabbed by NYPD detectives and Homeland Security Investigation agents Thursday, officials tell NBC, and it’s believed he will be brought from Chicago to New York to face charges. The...
  • New York may be the first state to decriminalize prostitution!

    Socialites, check this out: On Monday, a new bill was introduced to state lawmakers which seeks to fully legalize prostitution and eliminate prior criminal records related to most sex work charges, Pix 11 reports. Now, this bill is looking to be passed in New York (shockingly not Florida), and if gets...
  • Man arrested after threatening to bomb Times Square!

    A New York man who talked about wanting to throw a grenade in Times Square has been arrested and is expected to be arraigned Friday on weapons-related charges, law enforcement officials told The Associated Press. The two officials, who spoke on condition of anonymity because the charges hadn’t been...
  • Uber Is Launching an On-Demand Helicopter Service in New York!

    Uber is expanding into helicopter service from the month of July.  The company will debut the Uber Copter service in New York City, offering rides between JFK airport and Lower Manhattan Users will be able to book the service through the app but will have to book five days...
  • Amazon changes its New York Headquarters to a new location!

     Amazon abruptly dropped plans Thursday for a big new headquarters in New York that would have brought 25,000 jobs to the city, reversing course after politicians and activists objected to the nearly $3 billion in incentives promised to what is already one of the world’s richest, most powerful companies....
  • Snowstorm Cripples NYC Area With 10-Hour Traffic Nightmare

    An early snowstorm caught much of the New York metropolitan area off-guard, leading to major delays on the roads and extreme backups in public transportation Thursday evening. While the storm hit a large swath of the Midwest and East Coast, few places appeared to have been as unprepared as...
  • Ice T gets arrested in New York following routine Traffic Stop!

    Ice-T has been arrested in New York City. The ‘Law & Order: Special Victims Unit’ actor was pulled over by police at around 6.56am on Wednesday (24.10.18) after pulling through a toll on the George Washington Bridge without paying. And officers also noticed the 60-year-old star – whose real name...
  • More than 3,000 NYC marijuana cases get tossed at prosecutor’s request

    The Associated PressManhattan District Attorney, Cyrus Vance, Jr., speaks to reporters after a hearing in Manhattan criminal court, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, in New York. Vance Jr. successfully asked a court on Wednesday to scrap more than 3,000 warrants for people who missed court dates in marijuana possession cases....
  • ‘Crack pipe’ vending machines found in Long Island, NY

      Image copyrightSCOTT MALZImage captionA local resident shared a video showing one of the vending machines on social media Local officials in New York’s Long Island say they have removed unauthorised vending machines dispensing drug paraphernalia. The machines allegedly contained glass pipes and filters intended for smoking crack cocaine...