Gov. Andrew Cuomo declared a state of emergency Monday from Sullivan and Ulster counties down south.
The old Loew’s Kings Theatre has been converted into a performance arts center and an inaugural concert by Diana Ross is set for Feb. 3.
New York State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver is vowing to clear his name after his arrest Thursday on conspiracy and bribery charges.
A woman who was hospitalized after recent travels from an Ebola-affected country did not have the virus, officials told Tuesday evening.
The daughter of Eric Garner believes her father’s memorial on Staten Island was burned to the ground by vandals on Martin Luther King Day.
At a seperate MLK Day event at the Brooklyn Academy of Music, Borough President Eric Adams, a former NYPD captain, also stuck up for the mayor.
RCA Records and Polo Grounds Music confirmed the death of A$AP Yams, whose real name is Steven Rodriguez. Circumstances of his death were unavailable.
Winter weather made a mess of area roads and caused treacherous driving conditions Sunday morning, with hundreds of accidents reported, including several multi-car pileups.
The victim, 29-year-old Khendrai Williams, of East Orange, was struck and killed around 12:30 a.m. at McCarter Highway and Market Street, the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office said.
The officers’ actions at Wenjian Liu’s funeral Sunday came after Police Commissioner Bill Bratton sent a memo to all commands urging respect, declaring “a hero’s funeral is about grieving, not grievance.”
Investigators said the suspect was fumbling with the lock at the home on North Gardiner Drive in North Bay Shore Friday night when someone inside the home opened the door.
When police arrived they reportedly found the child, Deon McNeil, battered and bleeding in his brother’s arms.
Another protester has been arrested in the attack of two NYPD lieutenants on the Brooklyn Bridge.
The rift between Mayor Bill de Blasio and police union leaders remains after the two sides met privately for more than two hours Tuesday, aiming to mend tensions with rank-and-file officers.
Mayor Bill de Blasio aimed to clear the air with police unions after rancor brewed over the police officers’ shooting deaths and City Hall’s response to protests over police conduct.