New York

NYPD shoot homeless man's dog
16 Aug, 2012

Graphic video shows police officer firing on pit bull as it rushed him

11 Jul, 2012

Teacher who joked about drowning her pupils has penalty reduced from sacking to two-year ban

Alexander Cockburn
05 Jul, 2012

The Occupy movement appeared dead and buried until the Barclays scandal erupted

Andy Murray at the Asutralian Open
26 Jun, 2012

Opponent Nikolay Davydenko all but accuses Scot of feigning indifference and/or injury

Alexander Cockburn
15 Jun, 2012

New York plans to decriminalise possession of marijuana but the real problem is the racist stop and frisk law police use to find the drugs

Jon Hamm Don Draper in Mad Men
12 Jun, 2012

The most dramatic series of Mad Men to date ends tonight after triumphant US season

11 Jun, 2012

Opinion digest: Tackling obesity, Cameron's cynical use of Sir Alex Allan and media pressure on young girls

The Milky Way
01 Jun, 2012

Nasa confirms that our galaxy is doomed to crash into Andromeda... in just four billion years