NYPD rolls out summer violence reduction plan day after unprecedented meeting with Mayor Adams

NEW YORK — The NYPD has started rolling out its summer violence reduction plan to address gun violence and other crimes that are surging. Starting Sunday, every borough will have at least one inspector working as a violence reduction coordinator who can quickly deploy cops and resources, CBS2’s Christina Fan reported. The Bronx has two. … Read more

Comic book artist Neal Adams dies at age 80

Adams worked with both DC and Marvel comics in the 1960s and 1970s, drawing characters like Batman, Superman, the Avengers and the X-Men. He was one of the creative forces behind the Green Lantern/Green Arrow series of the early 1970s, taking on social issues such as drug addiction and racism. His son Josh Adams said … Read more

Comic book artist Neal Adams dies at age 80

Adams worked with both DC and Marvel comics in the 1960s and 1970s, drawing characters like Batman, Superman, the Avengers and the X-Men. He was one of the creative forces behind the Green Lantern/Green Arrow series of the early 1970s, taking on social issues such as drug addiction and racism. His son Josh Adams said … Read more

Mayor Adams meets with family of fatally shot 12-year-old boy in Brooklyn

BROOKLYN (WABC) — Mayor Eric Adams on Monday met with the family of a 12-year-old boy who was shot and killed while eating in a parked car in Brooklyn. The visit comes on the heels of Adams talking to leaders in Washington about tackling New York City’s surge in gun violence. Kade Lewin was shot … Read more

Eric Adams says ‘emotional’ Will Smith shouldn’t have to return Oscar

Mayor Eric Adams said Wednesday that Will Smith had a “bad day” when he slapped Chris Rock during Sunday’s Academy Awards, and shouldn’t have to return the Oscar he won. During an appearance on Fox 5, Adams explained that though “violence is never the answer” Smith should not be judged too harshly on his actions when he … Read more