A grand jury decided not to bring charges against white police officer Darren Wilson who shot African-American teenager Michael Brown. The decision from the court angered some protests who decided to take action Monday night. [New York Times]
Today, cloudy with a high of 54, and tonight, cloudy with a low of 43 degrees. [Full Forecast]
After a week full of snow in Buffalo, the NFL elected to move the Buffalo Bills and New York Jets game to Detroit. The game was originally scheduled to be played Sunday afternoon, but it will now begin Monday at 7. Tickets to the game were given out for free, but some scalpers (jerks) are trying to scam fans by selling them online.
Halloween gives everyone an excuse to enjoy some delicious candy and dress up in fun costumes. While New York City may not offer some of the traditional trick-or-treating that suburbs do, there are still great places to go to take the kids for candy. [AM NY]
Today, partly cloudy with a high of 58, and tonight, cloudy with a chance of rain late, low of 49. [Full Forecast]
I can hear my heart beat pounding in my ears as I crawl on my hands and knees through darkness so dark that I can't see the floor.
Halloween may be a few weeks way, but some dogs already got in the holiday spirit over the past weekend. The annual Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade brought out some clever costume ideas. For those who didn't get the opportunity to check it out, fortunately there were some people on hand to grab some pictures. [Gothamist]
Haunted houses can be lame, so why not take a different approach this Halloween season? The New York Botanical Garden is hosting a Haunted Pumpkin Garden. There are also pumpkin carving sessions for those looking to make a Jack-O-Latern. [Timeout NY]
San Francisco might soon be celebrating their third World Series title in the past five years. The Giants lead the best-of-seven series 3-2, and tonight the team will have the opportunity to clinch the series and another championship. The Kansas City Royals will hope to keep the series alive as they host game six. The Royals have not won a World Series title since 1985 and that team knows the feeling of being one game away from elimination. The '85 Royals were down 3-2 in the series to the St. Louis Cardinals, but they then captured games 6 and 7 for the title.
Two dozen children raced around a clay bike course, doing wheelies off of jumps and diving into half-pipes.