911 recordings released Wednesday show confusion and disorganization at a dispatch center being notified about a fire at a Staten Island convent.
Federal authorities have charged 71 people in the New York City area in what officials called one of the largest-ever roundups locally of people who anonymously trade child porn online.
Officers said they got the call of a man wearing red shorts climbing the bridge at around 12:20 p.m.
A child was critically injured in Newark, N.J. Wednesday when a bed crashed down on top of her.
Those who attended the rally said the charges should be dropped. They also said people have gotten the wrong impression of the high school.
A student told a member of the school staff that another student at the school had a gun, police said.
Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice issued a 28-page report on the May 17, 2013 shooting Wednesday, following a review of whether police personnel acted appropriately during the deadly confrontation.
New York state has the most segregated public schools in the nation, with many black and Latino students attending schools with virtually no white classmates, according to a report released Wednesday.
Fed up commuters on the Metro-North Railroad got a chance to give the railroad’s new president a piece of their minds Wednesday.
An out-of-control sport-utility vehicle crashed through a fence that landed on a subway train in Brooklyn Wednesday, and the driver was later charged with lying about being carjacked.
Police in New Jersey are looking for a man who attempted to lure a child into his car on Monday.
Both during and after the explosion that leveled two buildings in East Harlem Wednesday, people were stepping in to help rescue people inside, and take care of the victims afterward.
The exam will continue to test reading, writing and math skills, with an emphasis on analysis. Scoring will be on a 1,600-point scale, with a separate score for the optional essay.
Three people were in police custody Wednesday evening in connection with a shooting that wounded three people – including a 79-year-old woman – in the Bronx.
Band members Maria “Masha” Alyokhina and Nadezhda “Nadya” Tolokonnikova said they hope people aren’t blinded by the Olympics to what is really going on in Russia.