Activists gathered at City Hall Tuesday morning in support of a new proposal to put citizens on patrol to crack down on idling cars in New York City.
The city Board of Health decided Tuesday to maintain a long-standing prohibition on keeping the animals as pets. The vote was 3-2 to lift the ban but needed six votes to pass. There were three abstentions.
The fire broke out at around 2:20 p.m. at National Drive between Mill and Strickland avenues.
Five years ago, a law that was aimed at curbing illegal hotels inadvertently put up restrictions on hostels, forcing many of them out of business.
The sign in the window of Jimbo’s Deli on Main Street says “Celebrate your white heritage in March. White History Month.”
James Dixon, 24, was arrested and charged with manslaughter and felony assault.
A window washer took a tumble from a fifth story window in TriBeCa Tuesday.
Preservationists have won a court battle over a house that was once a stop on the Underground Railroad.
FBI agents arrested three Brooklyn men for allegedly attempting to travel abroad to join the terror group ISIS, with one man agreeing to kill President Obama if ordered to, according to authorities.
Former state Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver’s lawyers are asking a judge to throw out a bribery case against him, saying the prosecutor went too far in discussing the case publicly.
The Cortlandt Street No. 1 train station was crushed beneath falling debris from the towers Sept. 11, 2001.
Authorities say an armed bandit wearing a pink wig robbed a northern New Jersey bank.
The Center for Avian and Exotic Medicine said the pipe broke around 6:30 a.m. Monday.
Polly Trottenberg, commissioner of the city’s Department of Transportation, said efforts will focus on Sunnyside, Jackson Heights, Flushing, Jamaica and Elmhurst.
The most unusual outfit to debut at fashion week is one that you probably don’t want to see anyone wearing.