Kristen Saloomey is a New York-based correspondent for Al Jazeera who has been honoured by the United Nations Foundation for her investigative work on the source of Haiti’s cholera epidemic. Her stories take her from the US court system to the countryside, from the streets of New York to the eye of the storm.
United States23 Apr 2017 06:29 GMT
This year's Tribeca Film Festival featuring fewer films than previous years. As people change the way they consume media, the industry has had to adapt.
Organisers say it is to make way for other types of visual productions.
US & Canada05 Apr 2017 08:29 GMT
The classic novel 1984 by George Orwell is once again a bestseller in the US. Nearly 200 cinemas held screenings of the film version of the book as a form of protest against President Donald Trump on Tuesday.
US & Canada03 Apr 2017 05:39 GMT
Baseball has long been one of America's favourite pastimes but in the past 20 years, the number of elbow injuries among teenage pitchers has risen, forcing more players to get major surgery.
US & Canada24 Mar 2017 06:37 GMT
A US army veteran, accused of fatally stabbing a homeless man in New York, has been charged with murder as a hate crime. Police say he was motivated by hatred of black people.
Al Jazeera's Kristen Saloomey reports from New York.
US & Canada22 Mar 2017 08:59 GMT
US President Donald Trump has made a rare visit to Congress to ask Republicans to support a replacement healthcare plan.
US & Canada15 Mar 2017 05:29 GMT
A major snowstorm has managed to disrupt travel throughout much of the northeastern US. Some 9,000 flights were cancelled in two days.
US & Canada14 Mar 2017 05:39 GMT
The growth of car-hailing apps like Uber and Lyft is changing the way people move around in New York City. The apps are also making it difficult for traditional taxi drivers to make a living.
United States10 Mar 2017 09:47 GMT
Since the US presidential election, retailers targeted by an anti-Trump boycott have stopped carrying 3,600 Trump-branded products.
But now Trump supporters are fighting back - using their wallets as weapons.
US & Canada07 Mar 2017 10:15 GMT
Street artists from around the world have exhibited their work on the 69th floor of one of the four buildings that now make up the World Trade Centre site in New York. The 45 artists featured say they are paying tribute to the city.
Arts & Culture05 Mar 2017 21:38 GMT
The Armory Show is expected to feature talent from more than 30 countries.
Politics25 Jan 2017 17:47 GMT
After hundreds of thousands marched against Trump, many were asking; how do we continue this movement?
US & Canada05 Aug 2016 06:17 GMT
NYPD may have curtailed aggressive policing but the sense of resentment and mistrust it engendered remains strong.
North Korea threatens to sink approaching US carrier
Uncertainty reigns as polls set to close in France
N Korea warns of 'full-out war' with nuclear weapons
Deadly Israeli strikes target Syria's Quneitra
Israel-Europe gas deal sparks criticism
India's 'oldest mosque': A lesson in religious harmony
Killed for their bones - On the trail of the trade in human body parts
Syrian army and allies gain ground north of Hama
Syria's war explained from the beginning
N Korea 'detains US citizen' at Pyongyang airport
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