De Blasio pleads for calm as protests resume in NYC

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says both protesters and police officers will be held accountable for acts of violence at a demonstration in Brooklyn that descended into chaos, and left people bloodied and vehicles burned.

Pop-up bar scene, tanning salon test shutdown rules in NYC

Restaurants remain closed for table and bar service in New York City. But some are bending rules meant to curb coronavirus infections by encouraging customers to linger outside for an extra round or two of takeout cocktails.

NYPD Commissioner Shea addresses violent George Floyd protests

Police Commissioner Dermot Shea addresses Friday's violent protests over the death of George Floyd. According to Floyd, over 200 people were arrested, and an arrest was made for a person attempting to murder four police officers with a molotov cocktail. "We can do better than this, and we must," Shea said.

NYC targeting June 8 reopening date

New York Govern Andrew Cuomo says that the New York City region will begin Phase One of reopening on June 8, brnging some 400,000 New Yorkers back to work.

Stocks jump for month as oil posts record gain

U.S. equity markets curbed the bulk of their losses Friday after President Trump announced a new wave of crackdown efforts on China, but stopped short of instituting new sanctions or upending the trade deal between the two countries.

Protests across the country over death of George Floyd

Protesters angry over the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis police custody turned out for a demonstration in Columbus that began peacefully but turned violent, with windows smashed at the Ohio Statehouse and storefronts along surrounding downtown streets.