New York City to end solitary confinement in jails

(NEW YORK) -- New York City officials voted Tuesday to end the current rules on solitary confinement in all city jails starting in the fall. Critics of the controversial punishment, however, say the changes proposed by the city's Department of Correction don't go far enough... Read More.

MTV VMAs are back in New York City this year

The MTV Video Music Awards are back in New York this year. The annual awards show will air live from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn on Sunday, September 12. MTV and Barclays Center say they are working closely with state and local... Read More.