New York City Is Suing Exxon Mobil, Shell, BP, Chevron & Conoco Phillips Over Climate Change

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio recently announced a city lawsuit against five major oil companies, seeking billions in climate change-related damages; the mayor simultaneously announced citywide pension fund divestment from fossil fuels.

What Is the Downtown Athletic Club?

The Downtown Athletic Club first presented college football’s prestigious Heisman Trophy in 1935. After the Downtown Athletic Club declared bankruptcy in 2002, the Heisman Trust has continued the tradition. But what is the Downtown Athletic Club exactly, and what is its history? It’s certainly not limited to the Heisman Trophy alone. We’ve put together a … Continued

Is There an ISIS Attack Threat for the New York City Marathon 2017?

Following a car ramming attack in Lower Manhattan by Islamic State “lone wolf” Sayfullo Saipov, authorities fear an attack on the New York City Marathon. Has there been any indication that these fears are founded? On Halloween afternoon, Saipov, an Uzbek immigrant who had been living in New Jersey with previous residences in Florida and … Continued

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