Test Finds Unsafe Levels Of Lead In Paint Falling From 7-Train TracksPaint chips falling from subway tracks could pose a serious health risk to people walking underneath -- particularly children.
4 People Arrested At 'Day Without Bread' Protest Outside Queens BakeryFour people, two men and two women, were arrested during the "Day Without Bread" protest after they chained themselves to the delivery trucks of Tom Cat Bakery in Long Island City.
Officials Mark Spring Opening Of Times Square Pedestrian PlazasThe new plazas and extended sidewalks add more than 100,000 square-feet of new pedestrian space to the area.
Sources: ACS Previously Visited Home Of 2-Month-Old Bronx Boy Who Is Now Clinging To LifeThe Administration Children's Services apparently visited the home of a 2-month-old Bronx boy on several occasions before paramedics found him near death over the weekend.
Despite Well Known Risks, Survey Finds Many Use Smartphones Behind The WheelEveryone knows it's dangerous, but a lot of people are still doing it -- driving while distracted.
De Blasio Dedicates NYC Ferry With Ride To BrooklynThe service is set to begin May 1, one month ahead of schedule, with the Rockaway route and the existing East River route.
Dust Kicked Up At Chelsea Hotel Work Site Tests Positive For LeadA complaint about dust created by construction work at the Chelsea Hotel has led to an unsettling revelation from the health department -- it tested positive for lead.
Suspect In Queens Church, Temple Break-Ins Allegedly Wanted To ‘Get Back At God’The 23-year-old homeless man allegedly broke into Lai's office at the St. James Episcopal church, three times.
Russia Says US Missile Strike On Syrian Air Base 'Violation Of International Law'In a statement, Russian President Vladimir Putin’s spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Putin believes President Donald Trump ordered the strikes under a "far-fetched pretext."
Alleged Russian Gangsters Among 12 Accused In Diamond District FraudAuthorities announced charges against a dozen suspects in 'a global conspiracy to defraud diamond dealers.'
Manhole Explosions Shatter Windows Of Buildings In East VillageA succession of manhole explosions sent shattered glass raining onto the sidewalk near the Union Square station Friday morning.
'This Will Not Be Easy:' Mayor De Blasio Wants Rikers Island Jail Closed In 10 YearsMayor Bill de Blasio and City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito are developing a plan to close the troubled jail complex that has sat on Rikers Island for 85 years.