Sun, 08 Dec 2013 13:33:44 -0800
While justifying the disproportionate amount of stop-and-frisks in poor neighborhoods, Police Commissioner Ray Kelly told the Daily News that 97% of all shooting victims in NYC in 2012 "were black or Hispanic and reside in low-income neighborhoods." One Redditor has compiled shooting and income data, so we can see whether that supposed trend is holding in 2013 ( see a bigger version here ...
Sun, 08 Dec 2013 13:26:49 -0800
SEOUL (Reuters) - As a scratchy rendition of Beethoven's Piano Sonata No 8 fades into a sea of shortwave radio static, a robotic female voice starts speaking in Korean.
Sun, 08 Dec 2013 13:12:34 -0800
Venues in Baltimore, Washington prepare for expanded tourism opportunities Six-year-old Rey Powell sat next to his father, nose pressed against the window on the MARC train Saturday as he headed from Union Station in Washington to Penn Station in Baltimore aboard one of the system's first weekend trains.