'When I received the award in 1969, I had no idea of the history of Bennett, who he was or what he stood for,' Tempro told the New York Daily News. 'But now that I've learned more about his beliefs, that he was a racist who supported slavery, it demeans the medal for me a bit.' … [Read more...] about FDNY renames its highest medal of honor created by New York Herald publisher James Gordon Bennett because of his racist, pro-slavery editorials
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The spread of homelessness across Manhattan has been rife of late with new ramshackle encampments emerging all over the city along with hotels that are being used to house 13,000 people who were previously in shelters that were closed to prevent COVID-19 outbreaks. … [Read more...] about New York City’s MTA warns of ‘horrendous’ 40% cuts to bus and subway services as well as 7,200 job losses if it does not receive $12 BILLION in federal aid after pandemic wipes out revenues
'I'm with my daughter and my mother and my two dogs, and we have not left the house. My mother is going to be 80, and she has a colostomy bag, so I can't let anybody in the house. And I can't leave the house, because if she gets it, it's over,' he said. … [Read more...] about Bradley Cooper takes daughter Lea De Seine, 3, for a ride on his shoulders… after joking he’s ‘running a one-man preschool’ for her during pandemic
She said, however, that nightly protests will continue to push other demands, including the resignation of the mayor, defunding and demilitarizing of police, and development of a state law barring police departments from responding to mental health crises. … [Read more...] about ‘New York state is a mess’: Trump blasts Gov. Cuomo and the Rochester mayor for having ‘no idea what to do’ after the city’s police chief and his command quit over backlash to Daniel Prude’s death
Katie Holmes is a big city fashionista as she works a chic... Is romance on the menu? Katie Holmes looks smitten as she... Katie Holmes steps out in a casual black shirt and jeans as... Katie Holmes cuts a low-key figure in a flannel shirt and... … [Read more...] about Katie Holmes gets creative stocking up on art supplies in New York… after sparking romance rumors with chef Emilio Vitolo Jr.