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Long Island University Faculty Lockout: A Grim Look into Higher Ed's Future?

Warren Goldstein | Posted 09.13.2016 | College
Warren Goldstein

Ever since the Great Recession, higher education has been in the crosshairs of the budget cutters. As state tax revenues plunged, state legislatures a...

50 Years Ago, My NYPD Cousin and Partner Were Fatally Ambushed in Brooklyn

Caurie Putnam | Posted 02.21.2015 | Crime
Caurie Putnam

This is not a political post. This is not a divisive post. This is not an inflammatory post. This is a simply a post to show that when a bullet kills a police officer it reverberates, not just in the public sphere, but for generations.

Blue Bleeds Too, All Lives Matter

Brian Levin, J.D. | Posted 02.20.2015 | New York
Brian Levin, J.D.

What we need in the United States is not division; what we need is not hatred; what we need is not violence and lawlessness, but is love, and wisdom, and compassion toward one another, and a feeling of justice toward those who still suffer within our country.

LIVE: Late Friday NCAA Action

Posted 03.16.2012 | Sports

With No. 15 Norfolk State knocking off No. 2 Missouri on Friday afternoon, all the favored teams on the NCAA Tournament schedule for Friday night are ...

China Officially Recognizes Its Nobel Peace Prize Winner

Robert Weller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert Weller

China has let the secret out -- dissident Liu Xiaobo won the Nobel Prize for Peace last week. The official China Daily reported it in an article quoting a Norwegian judge/writer who said the selection of Liu was wrong.

Goodwin Liu Confirmation Proceeding: Democrats Push Forward With Appeals Court Nominee

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Senate Democrats moved ahead on Wednesday with plans to hold confirmation hearings for Goodwin Liu, President Obama's nominee for a spot on the Ninth ...