Commuters Say Subways Are Filthier Than Ever As Summer Heat ArrivesAs the summer sun takes aim at the city, more and more commuters are complaining that the subway system is hot, smells, and is getting dirtier every day.
Complaint: NYC Police Violate Rights By Telling Homeless To MoveNew York City police are violating homeless people's rights by ordering them to "move along'' in public places, according to a civil liberties group.
Report: Number Of Families In City Homeless Shelters At All-Time HighOn the heels of a city report saying the number of people on the street is at an all-time low, a new report showed the number of families in shelters is at an all-time high.
Video Goes Viral After Police Officer Plays Hopscotch With Homeless GirlA video of a cop and a homeless girl has been viewed more than a million times online in just a few days.
Topless Painted Women, Homeless Reemerge Amid Unseasonably Warm WeatherMany people were happy to see the out-of-season sunbathing Thursday, but some were annoyed to see the return of the desnudas – painted, bare-breasted women whose presence in Times Square made headlines last year.
NYC Comptroller: City's Homeless Shelters Are 'Absolute Disgrace'New York City officials say more needs to be done to improve conditions for the city's homeless.
Mayor De Blasio, Volunteers Fan Out Across NYC To Count Number Of Homeless Living On The StreetsMayor Bill de Blasio took to the streets Tuesday morning to get a first-hand look at the homeless problem plaguing the city.
Advocates Demand Investigation Into NYPD's Treatment Of HomelessCommunities United for Police Reform released a letter sent to NYPD Inspector General Philip Eure on Monday.
Community Steps In For Morristown Movie Ticket-Taker Who Became HomelessBefore the previews and popcorn at the AMC movie theater in Morristown, New Jersey, moviegoers see ticket-taker Eric Glover.
CBS2 Homelessness Expert: Pay Homeless To Keep Shelters CleanCBS2 homelessness expert Robert Mascali has offered a new idea for making shelters safer and more appealing.
Nearly 100 Homeless Removed From Streets In Frigid Weather Under Cuomo's OrderAs bitter winter weather arrived across the Tri-State area, so did New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's mandate requiring the homeless to be forcibly removed from the streets in freezing temperatures.
Cuomo's Order Begins, Forcing Homeless Into Shelters In Cold As Mercury PlummetsTemperatures were dropping down to the teens and below late Monday, as Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s executive order requiring homeless people to be removed from the streets in such conditions was set to go into effect.