NY Times Staffer Steps Down After Epstein Harlem Cultural Center Donation Ask Is Revealed

A former New York Times reporter was ousted from the publication after asking convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein to make a $30,000 charitable donation, NPR reported Thursday. Continue Reading →

Upper West Side Priest Accused Of Molesting Boys Steps Down Without Indictment

A Catholic priest has resigned from his Upper West Side parish following multiple sexual abuse allegations, according to a letter sent by the priest to his parishioners. Continue Reading →

Uptown Karate Instructor Kicked In Jail For Sex Abuse

ABC reports that authorities say a karate instructor is in police custody and is being charged with multiple counts of sex abuse involving minors. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Kelis Reveals Nas Physically Abused Her

TV One reports that in a rare interview, Kelis opens up about her life with rapper Nas, their ongoing custody battle (they share a son, eight-year-old Knight) and why she wants everyone to move on from their relationship (they married, according to the singer in 2002 before the public knew about it in 2005 and divorced in 2010). Continue Reading →

NYPD Searching For East Harlem Child-Groping Suspect

CBS reports that the NYPD is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying an individual in connection to a sex abuse incident in East Harlem. Continue Reading →

Harlem Restaurant Sued For $6 M By Ex-Employee

The Root reports that a popular Harlem restaurant has been hit with a $6 million lawsuit alleging multiple instances of sexual harassment. Continue Reading →

ACS Commissioner And Others Blasts Gov. Cuomo For Capping Child Welfare Funds

NY Daily News reports that a year ago, the city’s child welfare agency was reeling. A string of brutal child deaths revealed serious flaws in the system where caseworkers weren’t following up and the city’s most vulnerable were left in the line of fire. Continue Reading →

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