The City of New York, JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) and Brookfield Office Properties were among a group of defendants sued by New York City Council members for violating civil rights through illegal suppression of free speech and excessive police force at Occupy Wall Street protests, according to Manhattan federal court filing today.
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(Reuters) – Police investigating three murders arrested 43 feuding New York gang members on Thursday based on evidence collected from monitoring what the gang members were saying about the cases on Twitter and Facebook, authorities said.
The 25 accused members of the Wave Gang and 18 accused members of rival Hoodstarz have been terrorizing streets in Brooklyn with shootouts that led to the killing of three people and wounding of several [...]
LOS ANGELES (KABC) — Attorneys for a local woman who is suing Match.com after an alleged rape will be in court Monday.
Carol Markin, 53, wants the dating website to stop accepting new members until a sexual predator screening system is installed.
Markin revealed her identity on ABC’s Good Morning America last month. Markin says she was raped by 67-year-old Alan Paul Wurtzel, a man she met on Match.com. [...]
Knesset members on the Right expressed outrage on Thursday night at US President Barack Obama’s call for the creation of a Palestinian state based on the 1967 lines with mutually agreed swaps in an exchange of territory for security.
They called upon Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu to reject Obama’s plan when he meets with him on Friday in Washington.
“Barack Hussein Obama adopted the staged plan for [...]