Archive for August, 2009

News Features

Police Use Web To Track Down Gang Members

By Mike Reicher

Gang members are using social networking sites such as Facebook and MySpace to boast about their crimes, make threats and pose in gang colors. And increasingly, law enforcement officials are using sites such as Facebook and MySpace to identify and prosecute gangbangers.

By Michael Reicher
Published: August 13, 2009

Arts & Culture

Storyship – Truly Underground Music

The band is Storyship, a four-man ensemble that takes Beatles tunes, Radiohead jams and the best of E.L.O., among others, strips out the electricity and plays the results for donations and CD sales in New York City, often down in subway stations.

By Robert Voris
Published: August 12, 2009