Mayor Bill de Blasio will oversee the weigh-in ceremony for the Nathan’s Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog-Eating Contest.
There were many little American Flags and many happy faces as 150 immigrants from 40 different countries were naturalized Wednesday.
According to officials, the substance known as khat was shipped to the United States through the United Kingdom, China, Holland and Belgium.
They spent six to 13 years in jail, but their convictions were tossed out in 2002 after Matias Reyes, an incarcerated serial rapist and murderer, confessed to the attack.
It was a gruesome scene at the 59-year-old victim’s home on East 126th Street — a secluded block surrounded by FDR Drive, an MTA bus depot and the exit ramp for the Robert F. Kennedy Bridge.
Brooks, the late, legendary 1010 WINS reporter, and his wife, Lynn, lived at Manhattan Plaza at 43rd and 10th after their three sons grew up.
A 14-year-old boy charged with murder in the stabbing death of another 14-year-old student during a fight outside a Bronx middle school was remanded without bail following a court appearance Thursday.
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey says the three upper-level lanes of the bridge will be closed for repairs during overnight hours for 12 weeks starting Monday night.
Six people — including two children — were killed in house fire early Sunday morning in Newark, Essex County officials said.
An unidentified woman’s body was found in a wooded area on Long Island Thursday evening, close to the scene where a missing 21-year-old mother’s car was spotted this past weekend.
The legendary stage and screen actress was 91.
Sources told CBS 2 police were questioning a man Thursday evening after a woman said she someone tried to sexually assault her in a restroom at Inwood’s Fort Tryon Park.
A crew of New York City strippers scammed wealthy men by drugging them and running up extravagant bills at topless clubs while they were in a daze, authorities said.
Police named a suspect Wednesday evening in the stabbing of two children, one fatally, inside an elevator in Brooklyn.
Investigators said the sting was part of an effort to end a deadly gang feud that lead to the 2011 death of 18-year-old basketball star Tayshana Murphy.