MTA: Glitch Where MetroCard Machines Only Accepted Cash Is Over, Shouldn't Affect Monday Morning CommuteProblems with MetroCard vending machines this weekend have been fixed and should not affect the Monday morning commute, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority said Sunday.
Officials Consider Building Aerial Gondola System Between Bayonne & Staten IslandThe Staten Island Economic Development Corporation is calling for a nearly two mile-long system with gondolas that are somewhat smaller than the Roosevelt Island trams.
NY State Police: 3 Dead In Apparent Double Murder-Suicide In Pound RidgeState and local police responded to a home on Fox Hill Road in Pound Ridge around around 11:10 a.m. Friday.
Astorino Rejects Apology For Being Compared To 'Nazi' Over Vetoed Immigration BillWestchester County Executive Rob Astorino on Wednesday rejected an apology from a county legislator who used the word “Nazi” to describe his stance on the immigration bill he vetoed.
Skygazers Across Tri-State Turn Out For Partial Solar EclipseIn the Tri-State area, we should be able to see the moon block out about 70 percent of the sun.
Rockland Homeowners Caught Renting Out Backyard Pools Could Face Steep FinesWould you let strangers use your backyard pool? Some homeowners are doing it to make extra cash.
Confederate Flags Hanging In Windows Of East Village Apartment Anger NeighborsNeighbors said the two Confederate flags, that hang next to Israeli and American flags, have been in the sixth floor windows of 403 East 8th Street for more than a year, but many are angered by the sight following the events in Charlottesville over the weekend.
Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino Vetoes 'Sanctuary County' BillLegislators approved the Immigration Protection Act earlier this week and vow to override.
Stamford Officials Eye Legislation That Would Outlaw ‘Distracted Walking’Crossing busy Broad Street in downtown Stamford can be a challenge, even if you're not staring down at text messages on your cell phone.
Workers Exposed To Radioactive Substance At Hospital In ConnecticutAuthorities in Connecticut say several people have been exposed to an unidentified radioactive substance after a hospital's nuclear medicine lab was broken into.
Nassau, Suffolk Lawmakers Say Constituents Want Islanders In The ColiseumLegislators from both Nassau and Suffolk said love for the Islanders crosses both party and county lines.
Resorts World Casino Breaks Ground On $400-Million ExpansionFirst opened in 2011 in the retrofitted grandstand of Aqueduct Race Track the all-electronic casino already attracts more than 10-million visitors a year.