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Helen M. Marshall, First Black Borough President of Queens, Dies at 87

Helen M. Marshall, a New York Democrat who was the first African-American to be elected Queens borough president, died on Saturday in California. She was 87.<p>Her former chief of staff, Alexandra Rosa, confirmed the death.<p>Ms. Marshall, who served three terms as borough president starting in 2001, was …

Black History

Thousands of ICE detainees claim they were forced into labor, a violation of anti-slavery laws

Tens of thousands of immigrants detained by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement were forced to work for $1 day, or for nothing at all — a violation of federal anti-slavery laws — a lawsuit claims.<p>The lawsuit, filed in 2014 against one of the largest private prison companies in the country, …

Immigration

Here’s What Happens Every Time the Kardashians Wear One of Olgana Paris’ Shoes

Every designer remembers that first big celebrity moment.<p>And Olgana Paris designer Olgana Djanguirov said support from the Kardashian family has …

Footwear

Tim Williams Admits He Failed Multiple Drug Tests at Alabama

Alabama linebacker Tim Williams admitted to failing multiple drug tests in college on Saturday at the NFL Scouting Combine.<p>Per Eric Edholm of Yahoo Sports' Shutdown Corner, Williams made his admission to failing "a few" tests with the media. Edholm also noted NFL teams have known about this for …

The Ricoh GRII: The Best Camera 2017

As of 2017, I think the best camera for photography is the <b>Ricoh GR II</b>.<p>First of all; this is just my opinion. Now that we have that out of the way, …