Sessions praises NYPD after 'soft on crime' flap

/ Apr 24, 2017

Sessions praises NYPD after 'soft on crime' flap

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions says the New York Police Department has developed “some of the best” policing techniques ever and should be studied, just days after the Justice Department chastised New York City for a “soft on crime” stance. The Republican Sessions said ...

Longtime AP writer, editor, mentor Jim Fitzgerald dies at 66

Apr 18, 2017

Longtime AP writer, editor, mentor Jim Fitzgerald dies at 66

Jim Fitzgerald, a longtime Associated Press writer and editor who helped shape the news service’s coverage of stories from terror attacks to the evolving landscape of aging, died Monday. He was 66. Fitzgerald, who worked for AP for 45 years before retiring in December, ...

Legendary Big Apple inn Waldorf Astoria closes for facelift

Feb 28, 2017

Legendary Big Apple inn Waldorf Astoria closes for facelift

It’s goodbye for now to the grand Art Deco lobby and celebrities crossing paths en route to “The Towers” at the Waldorf Astoria: one of the world’s most luxurious hotels is closing for renovation. The legendary establishment opened at its Park Avenue location in ...