Complaint Review Board: Officer Used Excessive Force Against James BlakeThe NYPD Civilian Complaint Review Board has recommended discipline against the officer who tackled and arrested tennis icon James Blake last month.
SUNY Maritime Classmates Pray For Chief Engineer On El FaroThe chief engineer on the El Faro cargo ship graduated from SUNY Maritime in 2003, and classmates on Wednesday were praying that he survived.
Surveillance Video Captures Borough Park Home ExplosionAnother woman was killed and several people were injured after the blast blew off the entire front of the three-story Borough Park building.
Coastal Communities Ravaged By Sandy Prepare For Hurricane JoaquinCoastal communities aren't taking any chances as two storm systems set their sights on the Tri-State area.
Hempstead Village Residents Pack Meeting To Complain About Proposed Waste Transfer StationHundreds jammed a planning board meeting Monday night to complain about the traffic, noise, rodents and stench they say it would create.
NY Lawmakers Call For Continued Government Funding For Planned ParenthoodLocal lawmakers want New Yorkers to fight the Conservative effort on Capitol Hill to defund Planned Parenthood.
Schumer Calls For Changes In Eyeglass Rules To Aid ConsumersSen. Charles Schumer is calling on the Federal Trade Commission to update regulations on eyeglass prescriptions to create more competition in the industry, which he says would lead to better deals for consumers.
Pope Francis Greets 80,000 In Historic Procession Through Central ParkSecurity was tight as Pope Francis greeted onlookers along Central Park’s West Drive between 72nd and 60th streets Friday.
Extra Mass Transit Options In Place During Papal Visit; Street Closures May Divert BusesWith thousands expected to attend the pope's Central Park procession and Mass at Madison Square Garden, the MTA and Port Authority have ramped up service.
Judge Overturns New York City's Ban On Styrofoam ContainersA New York Supreme Court judge has overturned New York City's ban on plastic foam containers such as egg cartons and to-go cups.
New York City Celebrates Bike Lane MilestoneNew York City now has over 1,000-miles of bike lanes, with more in the works, officials announced Tuesday.
Cab Driver Shot, Killed In Bronx After Violent Weekend Across NYCA cab driver was shot and killed in the Bronx early Monday morning after a violent weekend across New York City that left seven others dead.