City Council To Vote On Bill That Charges Fee For Plastic, Paper BagsSupporters of the bill argue that charging a nickel for shoppers using disposable bags is an easy way to reduce waste.
NTSB Investigating Deadly Small Plane Crash In SyossetInvestigators are trying to piece together what happened in the final moments before the plane broke apart mid-flight, scattering debris across a Syosset neighborhood Tuesday afternoon.
Ex-NY Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver Gets 12 Years In Corruption CaseSilver, once one of state's premier powerbrokers, gets 12 years in prison.
Cause Of Fire That Destroyed Landmark Church In Chelsea Under InvestigationThe fire that started at 7 p.m. Sunday at the Serbian Orthodox Cathedral of St. Sava sent plumes of smoke billowing into the city's skyline.
Police: Man Offers Boy Up For Sex To Tourist In Central ParkJust before midnight Thursday, police said a 35-year-old man with a boy approached a tourist from California who was walking by Bow Bridge near 74th Street.
Families Evacuated After Car Slams Into Plainfield, NJ BuildingIt happened around 10 p.m. Wednesday at the intersection of Watchung Avenue and East 2nd Street.
Trump, Clinton Press Closer To General Election ShowdownDonald Trump has strengthened his grip on the Republican primary race and pushed tantalizingly close to a general election showdown with Hillary Clinton.
Interview: Brooklyn Bridge Conservancy Kicks Off Its 2016 Season If you're looking for something to do this weekend, consider heading over to the Brooklyn Bridge.
Official Says No Signs Of Trauma On Prince's Body; Fan Tributes Continue To Pour InPrince's death Thursday sparked an outpouring of grief from fans, with tributes popping up around the country.
Police Release Video, Sketch Of Suspect In Attempted Rape Of Prospect Park JoggerAround 5:15 a.m. Wednesday, police said the man zeroed in on the 23-year-old woman, who was jogging alone in Prospect Park near the Garfield Place and Prospect Park West entrance.
Christie Flies Out To Indiana For 'Political' Meetings With TrumpHillary Clinton and Donald Trump are reveling in their big wins after pulling off double digit victories and racking up the majority of delegates in what both campaigns viewed as essential wins in their home state.
New Yorkers Head To The Polls As Trump, Clinton Look For Wins On Home TurfRepublican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton hope to emerge victorious from Tuesday's primaries in New York, contests that offer big delegate hauls and an opportunity for the front-runners to inch closer to their parties' nominations.