Investigators were trying to determine if the remains that were discovered on the shore in College Point on Thursday night, are those of missing autistic teen Avonte Oquendo.
The mayor is calling for businesses with five or more employees to provide five sick days, which would help more than 300,000 additional New Yorkers.
Nurses, caregivers and patients are taking their battle to Albany as trustees decide the fate of Long Island College Hospital.
Tragedy struck a Bronx family this weekend, when a mother of twin toddlers was hit and killed while crossing an intersection.
There are mulchfests scheduled at 36 chipping sites and 47 drop off sites on Saturday and Sunday. The mulch will be spread around gardens and other green patches.
The documents show that as soon as the lanes on the bridge were shut down a slew of angry emails began flooding into the Port Authority.
New Jersey lawmakers are expected to pass legislation that will mandate social media responsibility as part of the 6th-, 7th-, and 8th-grade curriculum starting in the next school year.
The airline stopped operations entirely on Monday at Newark, John F. Kennedy International and LaGuardia airports and at Boston’s Logan International Airport at 5 p.m.
The 13-year-old California girl declared brain dead after a tonsillectomy has been taken out of Children’s Hospital of Oakland, her family’s attorney said late Sunday.
John F. Kennedy Airport was closed for about two hours Sunday morning after a plane skidded off the runway into a snow bank.
Tri-State Area residents woke up to dangerous cold Saturday, with some areas setting record lows in the minus range. And the conditions brought a high risk of hypothermia and frostbite for anyone outside for too long.
The bus was on a hill and slid backwards due to the icy conditions, officials said.
More than one million revelers are expected to gather at the Crossroads of the World for the the big event, which is also expected to be watched by over a billion people worldwide.
Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio has tapped Carmen Farina, a former teacher, principal and longtime advocate of early childhood education, to be New York City’s next schools chancellor.
Police are still hunting for three men they say pushed their way into a Kips Bay apartment and tied up two residents before stealing several items from inside.