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.
Escorted by a massive entourage and the NYPD, Prince William and Duchess Kate checked into their Upper East Side hotel Sunday evening as they began their first visit to the city.
Police are investigating after a woman was shot and killed on the sidewalk in the Bronx.
Long-delayed legislation to ban horse carriages in New York City is finally going to be introduced at the City Council next week.
It all went smoothly for many air travelers on Sunday — a nice change of pace after a winter storm caused headaches for many ahead of Thanksgiving on Wednesday.
The giant balloons included Thomas the Tank Engine, Ronald McDonald and the Pillsbury Doughboy.
It will be harder to catch a livery cab overnight as service scales back due to a spike in attacks against drivers.
A grand jury has decided not to indict Darren Wilson, the Ferguson, Missouri police officer involved in the shooting death of Michael Brown, St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch announced Monday night.
Retail experts expect sales to be up 4 percent this holiday season, and they credit part of that boost on smart phones.
As the Department of Transportation lays the ground work to repave Ocean Avenue, like most repaving jobs, manhole covers have been left sticking out above the roadway.
A newborn baby girl had some surprises in store, not only for her mother but for an unexpected aunt.
A Manhattan woman made a shocking discovery in the privacy of her own home. Hidden cameras had been recording her every move for months.
Police said a couple was out to dinner with friends at the Long Island Pour House Bar and Grill on Patchogue Road when they were confronted by the woman’s ex boyfriend in the parking lot.
A woman thought she was playing it safe by waiting for a tow truck in her car, but where she parked ended up making the difference between life and death.
Health officials said the boy’s fever was “caused by a respiratory infection that was confirmed by a lab test.”