Along 104th Street by the George Washington Homes in East Harlem, the problem is so bad that neighbors have dubbed it “Rat City.”
Hundreds of people who live in the surviving structure of a northern New Jersey apartment complex that was mostly destroyed by a fire this week have returned to their homes.
There was just enough snowfall in Central Park to help make Winter Jam a success.
Arson suspect Douglas Drummond and a 24-year-old neighbor were treated for smoke inhalation.
New Bergen County Executive James Tedesco will be sworn in on Sunday.
Two people have been fatally shot in Newark in separate incidents on New Year’s Day.
Police late Thursday were searching for two masked gunmen who shot two employees of a Staten Island bagel store in a predawn New Year’s Day attack.
Two police officers were struck and injured by a car Saturday evening in Cliffside Park, New Jersey.
Workers are putting the final touches on the Times Square ball before it’s put in place for the New Year’s Eve celebration.
Americans are closing out 2014 on an optimistic note, according to a new Associated Press-Times Square Alliance poll.
The officers, who have been identified as 40-year-old Rafael Ramos and 32-year-old Wenjian Liu, were shot at approximately 2:47 p.m., in Bedford-Stuyvesant.
Demonstrators gathered in Washington Square Park for a 2 p.m. march to One Police Plaza outside the NYPD headquarters.
Just as the nor’easter began moving out and left behind gusty winds, three life-size gingerbread houses were unveiled in Madison Square Park Tuesday evening.
Escorted by a massive entourage and the NYPD, Prince William and Duchess Kate checked into their Upper East Side hotel Sunday evening as they began their first visit to the city.
Two people have been found dead in a building in Passaic, and several others may be injured.