President Barack Obama spoke with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday as Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said the United Nations is “gravely concerned” following the Russian takeover of a part of Ukraine.
The police officers were called to the apartment in Crown Heights for an alleged domestic dispute.
After a tumultuous week that left scores dead and Ukraine’s political destiny in flux, fears mounted that the country could split in two – a Europe-leaning west and a Russian-leaning east and south.
The driver who identified himself as Omar said that he heard what he claims were gunshots just before glass shattered all over the back of his cab.
As many as a dozen cabs lined up on Tenth Avenue near 34th Street in front of Downtown Tire to fix flats and damage to their cabs due to pot holes.
Fire officials said everyone who lived in the three-story apartment building located above a storefront on River Street has been displaced by the blaze.
One florist on the Upper West Side is gearing up for one of the busiest days of the year, making deliveries as planned ahead of Valentine’s Day.
Holder was headline speaker at the 13th annual Human Rights Campaign’s “Greater New York Gala” at the Waldorf Astoria.
Despite that officers are supposed to be protecting and serving, it’s alleged that one Edison, N.J. police sergeant parked his police cruiser outside his house and watched the Super Bowl inside.
As another snowstorm struck New York City Monday, residents of Staten Island complained about dangerous and unplowed streets – following similar complaints on the Upper East Side after a Jan. 21 snowstorm.
Security has been beefed up at all of the Tri-State area’s mass transit hubs that connect to MetLife Stadium.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie was greeted with a scattering of boos and some cheers during a visit to a Super Bowl ceremony in New York City on Saturday.
Mute swans are large white birds with orange and black bills; they are less vocal than other swans.
The snowstorm Tuesday dumped more than a foot of accumulation in East Rutherford, N.J. – the site of Super Bowl XLVIII.
More than 1,500 flights were canceled, many students were sent home early, and the roads were a miserable mess through the night Tuesday as the Tri-State area was pounded with a brutal blast of heavy snow and bitter cold.