After the fire was extinguished, responding officers found 82-year-old Gloria Hillman unconscious and unresponsive in her third-floor apartment, police said.
The entrance ramp to the northbound Tappan Zee Bridge from Route 9 is closing Monday for four years to facilitate construction on the new bridge.
Schumer is co-sponsoring a bill that would ban e-cigarette marketing campaigns targeted at children.
A man in his 40s was gunned down inside a Bronx apartment complex early Sunday morning, police said.
Mayor Steven Fulop said a possible street mix-up may have delayed the response to a massive Jersey City fire that left four people dead and dozens of other residents displaced.
It’s the first day of the season of Lent, a 40-day period when Christians prepare for Easter through fasting, repentance and prayer.
The snow should finally end in most areas by early Monday afternoon, though southern areas could continue to see snow until around dusk.
Mayor Bill de Blasio pitched his “Vision Zero” plan as an aggressive crack down on speeding and other traffic violations in an effort to reduce fatalities in New York City.
The blaze started around 5:30 a.m. at a vacant 2 1/2-story home at 1700 Topping Avenue in the Claremont section of the Bronx
Police Commissioner William Bratton defended Mayor Bill de Blasio’s security detail, which is operated by police, saying the officers did “what they’re trained to do.”
Mayor Bill de Blasio said Friday that a deal to keep Long Island College Hospital open under a new operator would mark the end of an “epidemic of hospital closings” going back all through his predecessor’s administration.
Thursday’s town hall meeting in Monmouth County was the first since a political payback scandal engulfed his administration.
Weekly snowstorms are creating major headaches across the Tri-State area and things are likely to get worse before they get better.
The snow piling up on roofs across northern New Jersey has business owners, homeowners and officials concerned for people’s safety.
48 Transit Employees Suspended Over Last 4 Years For Snoozing On Job