A faculty group at NYU called for a major expansion of classroom space and other facilities on the current site of a sports center.
A 12-year-old boy was struck and killed by a vehicle late Tuesday afternoon near Prospect Park in Brooklyn.
Acting Prosecutor Gaetano T. Gregory said two 13-year-olds and a 14-year-old were charged in the Sept. 10 death of Ralph Eric Santiago, 46.
A police officer shot and killed a stray dog on Long Island Tuesday, after the dog allegedly attacked him.
The city has secured funds for repairs and upgrades to the popular Nuyorican Poets Café in the East Village, after it suffered major damage as a result of Superstorm Sandy last year, according to a published report.