Hernandez, a former shop worker in the Patzes’ neighborhood of SoHo, is accused of killing Etan, who vanished while walking two blocks to a school bus stop on May 25, 1979.
The union president representing transit workers is calling on the Metropolitan Transportation Authority to develop a plan that could keep at least the underground portions of the subway system running in a severe snowstorm.
A man shot by police after threatening them with a machete has received a $5,000 settlement from New York City.
Senate Republicans demanded wholesale change at the Justice Department Thursday as they questioned whether President Barack Obama’s attorney general nominee, Loretta Lynch, would provide it.
The study analyzed more than 10 years of snowstorms, but does not include the storm that hit the city earlier this week.
A motorcyclist accused of touching off a bloody, caught-on-video confrontation between bikers and an SUV driver on the West Side Highway has pleaded guilty to assault and rioting.
Snow is still piled as high as street signs on snowy Long Island as residents continue to dig out from the storm.
The promise of millions from the New York Lottery attracts players and their hopes for quick cash attract scammers, like the con artists behind an official-looking email, complete with the New York Lottery logo.
The neighborhood watch group, Flatbush Shomrim, received a call about two people trying to break into cars in Flatbush Tuesday morning.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Tuesday that about 500 pieces of equipment, plows, dump trucks, front end loaders, are on their way to Suffolk County from New York City and the mid-Hudson Valley.
Service on the Metro-North Railroad was disrupted Wednesday evening after a derailment at Grand Central Terminal.
Police released a new surveillance photo and video clip Wednesday in connection with a shooting that left a man dead, in the robbery of a Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn grocery store this past weekend.
Police were investigating Wednesday night after a man was found dead in a stairwell in a Bronx public housing development stairwell.
Police on Wednesday were searching for a suspect who allegedly groped a woman’s buttocks several times on an L Train near Union Square last month.
Mayor Bill de Blasio on Wednesday put out a call for blood donations Wednesday, after a major shortfall that came as a result of the snowstorm this week.