An ex-convict drifter pleaded guilty Tuesday to attacking a 74-year-old birdwatcher in Central Park, in a case that prompted calls for tougher penalties for sex offenders.
Alicia Keys, Kings of Leon, John Mayer, Elvis Costello and Stevie Wonder were set to appear Saturday at the Global Citizen Festival concert in Central Park.
It was all a part of the 13th annual Chess In The parks festival, the largest outdoor chess event in the nation.
Those who walked along the east side of Central Park Saturday could expect to hear oompahs and see Lederhosen.
Around 6 p.m. Tuesday, two men walked into a boat rental stand located next to the Loeb Boathouse at West 73rd Street and East Drive and demanded cash from a teen worker, investigators said.
Around 6 p.m. Tuesday, the suspects walked up to the stand located next to the Boathouse near East 72nd Street, flashed a knife and demanded cash, investigators said.
Hundreds of scientists and college students have been in the 150-year-old park since Monday afternoon counting as many plants and animals as they can find in a 24-hour span.
The ongoing battle over banning the practice has been reignited by the mayoral race, and celebrities have weighed in on the issue. A prominent New Yorker and business man is also joining the fight. Gym mogul David Barton and Dan Mathews of PETA joined us on The Couch to talk about the issue.
New Yorkers had a chance to shed some calories, fly around on a zip line, or even get in a little bit of dancing.
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A peaceful stroll through Central Park turned into a midsummer nightmare for a Brooklyn woman. She was attacked by two potentially rabid raccoons.
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More than 3,000 athletes took to water and land Sunday morning for the Aquaphor New York City Triathlon.
The event kicked off at 7:30 p.m. and went on in spite of a dislocated shoulder that the singer suffered while shooting a promo for her new song #Beautiful.
After months of training, Sunday is race day for more than 3,000 people participating in the Aquaphor New York City Triathlon.