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Thousands March in NYC, Around Globe Over Climate

By Verena Dobnik and Michael Sisak | Sunday Sep 21, 2014
Accompanied by drumbeats, wearing costumes and carrying signs, thousands of demonstrators filled the streets of Manhattan and other cities around the world on Sunday to urge policy makers to take action on climate change.

Phylicia Rashad Interviews Billie Allen for League of Pro Theatre Women

By Winnie McCroy | Saturday Sep 20, 2014
On September 22, actress Phylicia Rashad will interview Billie Allen, for the League of Professional Theatre Women.

Bowery Gallery Hosts "Future Feminism" Exhibition

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Sep 5, 2014
The Future Feminists Collective will kick off their exhibition "13 Tenets of FUTURE FEMINISM" with a special benefit on Sept. 7 at New York City's Webster Hall, followed by a gallery show.

Gay Group to March in NYC St. Patrick's Day Parade

By Jim Fitzgerald | Wednesday Sep 3, 2014
A gay group will march under its own banner for the first time in the world's largest St. Patrick's Day Parade, organizers said Wednesday.

Video :: Nude Candidate Campaigns in Times Square

Thursday Aug 7, 2014
San Francisco Board of Supervisors candidate George Davis stripped buck naked in Times Square on Wednesday to campaign for the right to be nude in public.

NYPD: Bus Driver Arrested in Times Square Crash

Wednesday Aug 6, 2014
The driver of a double-decker tour bus has been arrested in connection with a crash with another bus that injured 14 people in Times Square.

Man Yelling Anti-Gay Slurs Charged With Hate Crime After Slashing Woman's Face

By Jason St. Amand | Tuesday Aug 5, 2014
Police say a woman in New York City was cut in the face after she confronted a man who was hurling anti-gay slurs.

Prosecutors Play Hardball With Suspect in Murder of Gay Man

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Aug 5, 2014
Manhattan prosecutors are sticking it hard to the ex-convict accused of murdering a gay man in the West Village last year.

ACRIA and Amida Care Host "Dialogue for Life" with Douglas Brooks

By Winnie McCroy | Monday Aug 4, 2014
On August 7-8 in New York City, ACRIA and Amida Care will co-host "Dialogue for Life" forums, led by Douglas Brooks, the newly appointed Director of The White House Office of National AIDS Policy (ONAP).

Unfriendly Neighborhood 'Spiderman' Punches NYC Cop in the Face

By Bobby McGuire | Tuesday Jul 29, 2014
Saturday's incident involving a violent costumed Spiderman in midtown leaves many nostalgic for the days of a hooker-filled and less kid-friendly Times Square.