Idaho Potato Commission Sends 6-Ton Spud Floating Through New York HarborBaking on a barge in New York Harbor, Wednesday was a 6 ton potato, which would require a lot of butter and sour cream.
City Health Department Continues Full Court Press Against Zika With Public ForumThe city health department continued its full court press on the Zika virus with an informational hearing in addition to mosquito monitoring and spraying.
NYC Launches Mosquito Information Website In Battle Against ZikaThis week, residents in two dozen Brooklyn and Queens neighborhoods can expect to see health department trucks spraying for the mosquitoes that are known to carry Zika.
Rat Academy Arms New Yorkers With The Information Needed To Fight A Rodent InvasionCity officials want to educate New Yorkers about how to deal with rats. It's information that could help residents fight the city's rat invasion.
Woman Struck By Stray Bullet In Lobby Of Mount Eden BuildingA woman was struck with a stray bullet while she was getting mail in the lobby of her Mount Eden building, Thursday.
Man Who Wanted To Meet Donald Trump Climbs Trump Tower For 3 Hours Before Being Pulled Through Window By NYPDPolice wrestled a man through a Trump Tower window over 20 stories above a feet after he was climbing for over two hours.
Community Meeting Held In Queens To Discuss Search For Jogger's KillerKarina Vetrano, 30, was strangled and possibly sexually assaulted last Tuesday after she left for a run in the Spring Creek federal park land near the Belt Parkway, police said.
Rebuilt Sandy Hook Elementary School Opens To Public 4 Years After MassacreThe public is getting its first look at the rebuilt Sandy Hook Elementary School nearly four years after 20 first-graders and six educators were killed in a mass shooting.
K2 Protest Held In Brooklyn; Bratton, Cuomo Vow Crackdown On DrugInvestigators descended on five Bedford-Stuyvesant shops Wednesday in the latest show of force to combat the K2 epidemic in New York City.
Police: Popular 'Pokemon Go' Poses Numerous Risks To Players Including Robberies, AccidentsThe free-to-play Pokémon Go app is a huge hit, but police say the popular new app is not just fun and games.
Suicide Investigation Leads To Major Cocaine Delivery Service BustDetectives investigating a suicide from a West Street roof found cocaine in the apartment, and a cell phone which led to three men described as major cocaine dealers.
Police: Group Caught With Weapons In Holland Tunnel Claimed To Be On Vigilante MissionThree people were caught on an alleged vigilante mission with an arsenal of weapons, during a routine traffic stop at the Holland Tunnel on Tuesday, authorities said.