For Africa's hunted albino children, new limbs and new hope

...prosthetics, as well. She agreed and brought all five to live for the summer at her charity's home in New York's Staten Island while they underwent the process of getting fitted for and learning to use prostheses about two hours away at Philadelphia...

Citizens taking video of police see themselves facing arrest

...Carolina, the dragging of a Baltimore man into a police van, and the chokehold death of a New York City man on a Staten Island sidewalk."By all accounts the situation has gotten worse," said Chris Dunn, associate legal director of the New...

Legends Brunch brings out New York greats

...Garden, the "city's game" was celebrated in all five boroughs ? Brooklyn, the Bronx, Queens, Manhattan and Staten Island, as New York welcomed the hoops world onto its home court.From famed Rucker Park in Harlem to the outdoor courts...

Girlfriend says Georgia man shot by officer had stopped taking medication

...officers. When no indictment was issued for officers in the apparent chokehold death of Eric Garner, an unarmed black Staten Island man who got into a videotaped confrontation with white police officers, Anderson said she expressed anger and frustration...

Disclosure questions remain in SC body-camera bill

...supporters of the legislation had referenced the death of black citizens at the hands of police in Ferguson, Mo., Staten Island, N.Y. and other places, including an Edgefield County man killed by a North Augusta police officer in 2014, as...

White South Carolina police officer charged with murder in fatal shooting of black motorist

...black men at the hands of police. They include the deaths of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., and Eric Garner on Staten Island, N.Y. Both sparked protests nationwide.In the Charleston case, authorities said the victim, 50-year-old...

Don't gouge the public eye

...front of the public's lens.Remember the bystander video of police struggling with a breathless Eric Garner on a Staten Island, N.Y., street last summer? That recording would have been illegal under Villalba's law. Honestly, we need...

John White

...Frederick Sheppard, South Carolina; five daughters, Wendy Harbour, Brooklyn, NY, Alice (Raymond) Cotton, Staten Island, NY, Shondell (Eric Baker) White, Beech Island, SC, Candice Mayo, Augusta, GA, Liza (Ralph) Tanksley...

Janie Miller

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. - Graveside services for Mrs. Janie Stewart Miller will be held 1 p.m., Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at Cedar Grove...

Money really does grow on trees in New England, where leaf peepers pump millions into states

...see the fall colors, and I chose Massachusetts because of all the historical sites here," said Glenn Cronick, of Staten Island. "I haven't been here in the fall before, so I had to see it."