New York

NYPD shoot homeless man's dog

New York cop shoots dog as it guards stricken owner - video

Thu 16 Aug, AT 15:12

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

Facebook rant teacher allowed to return to school next year

One-Minute Read
Wed 11 Jul, AT 16:35

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

Alexander Cockburn

Occupy movement – gone but not forgotten

Thu 5 Jul, AT 10:24
Alexander Cockburn

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

Andy Murray at the Asutralian Open

Andy Murray 'drama queen' claim resurfaces at Wimbledon

First Post
Tue 26 Jun, AT 11:23

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

Alexander Cockburn

NYPD changes rules on dope, but keeps racist frisk powers

Fri 15 Jun, AT 07:40
Alexander Cockburn

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

Mad Men season 5 finale wins record audience in US

One-Minute Read
Tue 12 Jun, AT 13:43

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


London can learn from New York in war on obesity

Opinion digest
Mon 11 Jun, AT 11:24

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

The Milky Way

Milky Way v Andromeda: what happens when galaxies collide?

One-Minute Read
Fri 1 Jun, AT 15:34

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