NYC Muslim Exhibit's Funding Amid Cuts Targeted By TrumpThe Children's Museum in Manhattan served as a backdrop for Democratic New York lawmakers vowing to fight federal budget cuts targeting the arts, even as a popular new exhibit on Muslim culture met parents' rave reviews.
Netanyahu In Speech To Congress: Iran Nuclear Deal 'Paves Path To Bomb'Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu thanked the United States and President Barack Obama for aiding Israel, but warned of the threat that Iran poses to Israel's survival.
Politicians: Use Abandoned Rockaway Rail Line For Trains, Not ParklandIt could mean a straight shot in one seat from Penn Station to JFK Airport, said Rep. Jerrold Nadler, D-Manhattan/Brooklyn.
U.S. Senate Passes Vote To Arm Syrian Rebels In ISIS FightEarlier in the day, video surfaced of a British journalist and ISIS hostage making a plea for the West to back down from its fight against the group.
NY Elected Officials Hold Rally For Israel As Pro-Palestinian Protesters Stage Counter-DemonstrationMore than two dozen New York elected officials have been rallying at City Hall in support of Israel. Nearly 100 pro-Palestinian protesters staged a counter-demonstration outside the City Hall gates.
Furious & Fuming: Christie Blames House GOP, Boehner For Politicizing Sandy Aid Several lawmakers from New York and New Jersey said House Speaker John Boehner's decision to abandon a vote this session would be a crushing blow to states ravaged by the devastating storm.
Obama Set To Take The High Road Under DNC SpotlightDemocrats are getting ready for the main event. President Barack Obama will take center stage on Thursday night to lay out his vision of the future
City Council Committees Approve Revamped NYU Expansion Plan Protesters against the proposal rallied on the steps of City Hall Tuesday morning prior to the committee hearings.
Local Officials React To U.S. Supreme Court's Ruling On Obama Health Care Law The decision, which was handed down Thursday in Washington D.C., means that most Americans will be required to have health insurance or pay a fine.
Bloomberg: Occupy Wall Street 'Really Hurting Small Businesses, Families'Bloomberg said nobody has been a stronger defender of the protesters' First Amendment rights than he's been but he stresses he's concerned about the rights of the people who live and work in lower Manhattan.
Detailed Examination Of Fatal East River Helicopter Crash Under WayNTSB officials said the chopper likely did not have a flight data recorder, or "black box,'' but engine monitors and Global Positioning System navigation equipment may have stored useful information.
NYPD: Missing Brooklyn Boy Leibby Kletzky May Have Gotten Into Man's CarThe search for Leibby Kletzky continued Tuesday night more than a day after the 9-year-old boy from Borough Park went missing. A new surveillance video is being seen as a possible lead in the disappearance.