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The Pretty Reckless, a New York City based band. Photo courtesy of  Wikipedia by Stacey Kilpatrick Through a mop of...
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Undocumented immigrants understand that midterm elections can be even more important than the presidential election.
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New Yorkers give their thoughts on the upcoming elections.
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In six populous states; 69 percent said that they plan to vote in this upcoming election.
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Since 1964, young voters ages 18-24 have consistently voted at lower rates than other age groups.
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by Megan Jamerson and Neil Giardino Staten Island is only a short ferry ride south of Manhattan, but when it...
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Homeless voters and their advocates talk about the upcoming elections.
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The 2014 TCS New York City was a vibrant, colorful fun time for New Yorkers, runners and tourist.
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Gena Wilson was one of the last people to finish the NYC marathon yesterday.
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Planted firmly at the course’s ninth mile marker, sisters Naerim Kim and Chaerim Smith screamed in support of their older sister Lana Kim, who passed just moments before.
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The terror didn't end her enthusiasm to attend marathons in New York City. She is confident about the resilience of New Yorkers.
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Temperatures were at a frigid 52 degrees and wind speeds up to 26mph. Officials said it was slowing down runners by five minutes on average.
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The Bronx is known for being one of the most tiring spots in the TCS New York City Marathon.
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Events like the New York City marathon are good for the world.
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Cow bells and kazoos sounded around bright posters and costumed supporters who came to watch 40,000 people who signed up for 26.2 miles of leg work.
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While waiting for the next wave of runners, she went to middle of the street and collected the clothing the runners threw off their now warmed up bodies.
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The street is crowded with sidewalk bands, people hanging out of apartment buildings waving flags, and a nearby church holds a cookout.
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Teacher unions, which hold a lot of power in the Democratic Party, now oppose the Common Core.
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Aoiko Moisu, from Tokyo, Japan, participated in the marathon for the second time, proudly wearing traditional samurai attire.
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The race for New York’s 11th Congressional District seat has been one of the most competitive in the current election cycle.
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The 10-point Women’s Equality Agenda seeks to improve many aspects of women’s lives, including pay equity, access to abortion and protection for domestic abuse victims.
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More than half of the Russian population cannot be considered fluent in English.
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Latinos have become an increasingly important voting bloc.
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But harnessing big data’s power for local elections and other grassroots campaigns has proven difficult.
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Only 10 Republicans currently hold city, state or federal elected positions in the five boroughs, and nine of them represent neighborhoods in Staten Island and south Brooklyn.
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Polls show lower voter engagement and motivation this year than in 2010, the previous midterm elections.
Assemblyman Alec Brook-Krasny at a debate in Dyker Heights. Photo by Bailey Wolff
Alec Brook-Krasny, who immigrated to the US in 1989 from Moscow, hopes to be elected for his fifth consecutive term and to continue the debates that he values so much.
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by Christina Dun Sarah Sanneh, cofounder of Brooklyn eatery, Pies n Thighs, talks about her delicious business. Did you like...
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The performance revealed the uncensored side of homelessness,