Demonstrators gathered at City Hall in support of the NYPD Friday evening, but they were met right away with a rival demonstration by critics of police policies.
After 40 years, a Brooklyn culinary favorite will close its doors for good.
New York Cares is urging New Yorkers to donate warm winter coats this holiday season.
Taliban gunmen stormed a military-run school in the northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar on Tuesday, killing dozens of people.
Tuesday is the last day a flash from a red light camera will lead to a ticket in New Jersey. The state’s pilot program ends at midnight Wednesday morning
The lights were set to go out this week for the red-light camera program in New Jersey, although some lawmakers want them to stay on.
The charges against Eric Linsker, 29, of Crown Heights, include assault in the second degree, rioting in the first degree, criminal possession of a weapon, resisting arrest and unlawful possession of marijuana.
Citymeals-on-Wheels was founded 33 years ago this Christmas. It now provides about 2 million meals to 18,000 elderly New Yorkers each year.
A husband was pleading Wednesday night for help to catch the hit-and-run truck driver who hit his wife and son as they walked to the boy’s pre-school on the Upper West Side.
Close to 400 people were stranded on the island after conditions from Tuesday’s nor’easter were deemed too dangerous for boats to travel.
Dozens of parents rallied outside of the state Department of Education office in Downtown Brooklyn, asking for help.
The New York City Council is considering bill Monday that would ban horse-drawn carriage rides in the city. Supporters and opponents, meanwhile, were staging rallies on the steps of City Hall.
City officials were bracing for another night of protests across the city Thursday night, a day after a Staten Island grand jury decided not to indict a police officer in the death of Eric Garner.
A grand jury has decided Wednesday not to indict the police officer who placed a Staten Island man in an apparent chokehold just before he died.
The students, who are all 18 years old, are accused of attacking a freshman in her residence hall on the Wayne campus last week.