Shootings in New York City were up 23 percent for the year as of the beginning of February, and the NYPD on Monday pointed to one possible reason for the spike.
Firefighters rushed to the scene of a four-story commercial building at 5 North 11th St. in Williamsburg around 6:30 a.m. Saturday.
It’s not easy being outside with the brutal wind gusts pushing the wind chill into the single digits.
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.