Local

Newest java joint in bastion of hipness is a Starbucks outpost

Little may represent the change the neighborhood is undergoing right now like the arrival of the first Starbucks. The chain which is ubiquitous in Manhattan, opened a Williamsburg store at…

Local

Food truck with a mission hires at-risk New Yorkers

A group branding itself as food trucks for social justice specifically hires and trains young men and women with troubled pasts.

National

Black and white are the new orange at a county jail in Michigan

Black and white are the new orange in Michigan a wardrobe change for inmates has been instituted after OITNB brought new popularity to the vibrant color.

National

Traps set after reports of giant snake on New Jersey’s Lake Hopatcong

New Jersey animal control workers have set traps to snare a reported 20-foot-long serpent slithering through the waters of Lake Hopatcong.

Local

NYPD: Stroller carrying 2-year-old rolls onto Queens subway tracks

A 2-year-old girl in a stroller rolled onto subway tracks in Queens on Monday morning, police said.

International

Pro arm wrestler calls himself real-life ‘Hellboy’

You can call German arm-wrestler Matthias Schlitte "Hellboy."