But Sen. Robert Menendez said Sunday it won’t be easy to build diplomatic relations, saying he won’t be able to garner the necessary votes to appoint an ambassador or secure funding for an embassy in Cuba.
A wake is being held from 1 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Aievoli Funeral Home in Brooklyn.
CBS2’s Andrea Grymes and Diane Macedo sat down with the foundation’s co-founder and chairman, Frank Siller.
The search for a missing Brooklyn man who disappeared from a yoga retreat in Mexico stretched into Friday.
Police on motorcycles circled in front of the funeral home on Anderson Avenue in Cliffside Park, New Jersey, during the wake for a special police officer killed in an accident last week.
People from all over the world are already starting to pack Times Square, where up to a million revelers are expected to ring in 2015.
A new batch of threats has been posted on social media warning the NYPD. Several alleged gang members are also using hashtags that include “#2deadcopseveryday” and “#wingsonpigs.”
State Sen. Martin Golden says they want input from police officer, legal scholars, city and state officials, and district attorneys about police safety and hostility directed toward law enforcement.
Workers in New York state will see their hourly wage jump from $8 to $8.75, while it will rise in New Jersey from $8.25 to $8.38.
The shredder was rolled out for the eighth annual Good Riddance Day, hosted by the Times Square Alliance.
Lenox Hill, NYU Langone and Montefiore are among the 17 hospitals being penalized millions of dollars by Medicare.
Workers are putting the final touches on the Times Square ball before it’s put in place for the New Year’s Eve celebration.
Dance and music helped kick off the week-long festivities at the African Burial Ground in lower Manhattan.
Prosecutors allege the Edison man set the fire last Saturday in the Allison Road classroom at Rutgers’ Busch Campus in Piscataway.
The man who plays the lead role in the annual re-enactment is John Godzieba.