A new twist has emerged in a landlord-tenant dispute over a rent-controlled apartment in Long Island City, Queens.
A man pleaded guilty in a deadly 2011 hit-and-run in the Bronx, in a deal that came just after prosecutors were able to piece together the fatal facts.
A Jersey City man who admitted he was high on drugs when he slammed his vehicle into a taxi and killed two people has been sentenced to 30 years in prison.
Ari Teman, who lives on Seventh Avenue in Chelsea, rented out his studio apartment through the online service Airbnb.com.
Police said Frederick Dalton was sitting in a chair in the upstairs living room of his home when a large tree fell through the roof and fatally struck him.
The explosion was heard as far as 40 blocks away from the scene. Thick black smoke has been billowing out of the explosion site for hours.
The explosion reduced the two, five-story buildings to rubble, shattered store windows for blocks and hurled glass, bricks and other debris throughout the neighborhood.
An explosion that caused the collapse of two buildings in East Harlem Wednesday morning has shocked the neighborhood.
The body of 48-year-old Mohamed Hamwi was discovered just after midnight Tuesday near the intersection of 105th Avenue and 173rd Street, police said.
Houshang Hakimi is charged with acting in a manner injuring a child less than 17 years old and failure to report a change of address as a sex offender.
Kareem Granton was found Monday morning at the Union Square subway station after someone spotted him in the subway and notified police.
The New York Police Department has released a sketch of the man who they say tried to lure a 12-year-old girl into his sport utility vehicle on 49th Street and Ditmars Boulevard on Wednesday.
Arguments were heard Thursday in a case brought by an atheist group. The case will need to be decided quickly, as the 9/11 museum is slated on open in May.
The robbery occurred at Aydin Coins & Jewelry on Route 17 in Ramsey around 11:20 a.m. Monday.
Kennedy, in an appearance on the “Today” show Monday, said Westchester County prosecutors “have a police of pursuing every case of driving under the influence.”