In Bethlehem, thousands from many religions attended midnight Mass inside the Church of the Nativity — the site where Christians believe Jesus was born.
Some families were bused in from homeless shelters and even Santa made an appearance.
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A warrant has been issued for the arrest of a man wanted in connection with the shooting deaths of three people at an Irvington bar.
Evenly spaced sand piles line both sides of Joyce Road. They sit as ghostly leftovers of luminaries installed on Christmas Eve as a gift to the neighborhood from Jason and Loran Alvator.
On this Christmas Eve, Cardinal Timothy Dolan said the lead-up to this holy time can be hectic.
On Long Island this Christmas Eve, hundreds of people lined up to adopt a pet for the holidays.
Whether you’re a volunteer, a business owner, or even a member of the FDNY, there are plenty of ways New Yorkers are giving back to their community this Christmas.
For victims of Superstorm Sandy who have continued to struggle in the 14 months since, there is a place they can get toys for their kids for a price that’s right.
With only three days left until Christmas, holiday shoppers are in a race against the clock.
A Passaic, N.J. man pleaded guilty Monday to charges in the death of a fellow homeless man in an abandoned building last Christmas Eve
Police on Monday renewed their call for help from the public in finding the suspect who robbed a Pay-O-Matic in West Harlem and threatened to set it on fire.
A 36-year-old woman from Orangetown fell to her death inside the mall around 10 p.m. on Christmas Eve, according to police.
Christians around the globe are gathering on Monday night to celebrate one of the most important holy days of the year. And in New York, they are flocking to St. Patrick’s Cathedral.
The church has been offering a Children’s Mass for the past 15 years and lets kids tell the story of Mary, Joseph and baby Jesus.