Cuomo Returns From Hurricane Maria-Ravaged Puerto Rico, Calls Devastation 'Really Breathtaking'New York will also be delivering emergency supplies on a plane donated by JetBlue and providing specialists to help repair the island's devastated power structure.
Police: Man Rapes Woman In Central Park After Offering To Walk Her HomeWhile they walked through Central Park, the man pulled a knife, then raped and physically assaulted her, police said. He also stole her purse and cellphone.
Police: Long Island Grandmother Stabbed To Death In Revenge Plot Against GrandsonTwo men are facing murder charges after police said they stabbed a grandmother to death inside her Long Island home as part of a revenge plot against her grandson.
‘It’s Not A Bodega,' New Yorkers Aren’t Buying Idea To Replace Corner StoresDevelopers call it a 'bodega' but the newfangled idea from the west coast was falling flat on its face on Fulton Street, Wednesday morning.
5.6 Million Asked To Evacuate In Florida As Powerful Hurricane Irma ApproachesIrma took direct aim at Florida on Friday and officials asked 5.6 million people statewide to evacuate, as the monstrous Category 4 hurricane spun along a long-feared path right through the heart of the peninsula.
Passengers Rescued From Tour Boat After Engine-Room Fire Near Governors IslandA fire broke out in the engine room of a sightseeing boat near Governors Island on Friday morning, prompting a dramatic rescue.
Full Service Returns To Penn Station Following So-Called 'Summer Of Hell'Amtrak wrapped up the extensive summertime track repair project on Thursday.
Police: Alleged Drunken Driver Hits Stepson Walking Dog On Long IslandA Long Island man is facing drunken driving charges after police said he crashed his luxury car into his 13-year-old stepson.
Brooklyn Residents Raise A Stink Over Pollution From Nearby DumpNeighbors of a Brooklyn garbage transfer station are raising a stink over pollution that's been wafting their way.
Local First Responders Head To Texas To Help With Tropical Storm Harvey RescuesNew York City has sent 120 emergency personnel to Texas to assist in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced early Sunday.
Statue Of Controversial Dr. J. Marion Sims Vandalized With Spray-PaintA controversial Central Park statue of a doctor who operated on enslaved women has been defaced by a vandal with spray-paint.
Community Rallies To Help New Rochelle Charity Replace Stolen School Supplies For Needy KidsA charity in Westchester County was dealt a tough blow earlier this week when someone stole 250 backpacks with school supplies for needy kids, but on Saturday the story had a happy ending.