Sheldon Silver Found Guilty On All Counts In Corruption TrialFormer New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver was found guilty on all counts Monday afternoon in his federal trial on charges of bribery, extortion and money laundering.
NYC's Salt Warning Rule Set To Take Effect At Chain RestaurantsNew York City begins a new era in nutritional warnings this week, when chain restaurants will have to start putting a special symbol on highly salty dishes.
Prosecutor: Ex-NY Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver Took BribesA federal prosecutor says former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver was involved in bribery schemes that made him millions of dollars.
Convicted Spy Pollard Checks In With Feds In NYC Following Release From Prison After 30 YearsConvicted spy Jonathan Pollard checked in at a federal probation office in New York City Friday following his release from prison in North Carolina.
Clinton: US Must Push Arab Leaders To Confront Islamic StateIn a sweeping address to the Council on Foreign Relations in New York, the front-runner for the Democratic presidential nomination laid out her vision for how to heighten pressure on the Islamic State and combat terrorism at home.
Mayor De Blasio Announces Program To Address Homeless ProblemMayor Bill de Blasio has announced a multi-billion dollar program to deal with the city's growing homeless problem.
De Blasio 'Disgusted' By Christie's Refugee Comments, Shows Picture Of Dead Syrian BoyThe war of words between New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio over Syrian refugees headed for the United States is heating up.
Bratton: ISIS Use Of Encrypted Apps 'Cause For Concern'Police Commissioner Bill Bratton said intelligence investigators monitor social media and other ways ISIS frequently recruits and communicates, but said that's being thwarted by encrypted apps.
NYC Officials Form Nonprofit To Benefit Iconic Queens ParkMayor Bill de Blasio joined Councilwoman Julissa Ferreras-Copeland in Queens Monday to announce a new initiative to improve the borough's iconic Flushing Meadows-Corona Park.
Judge Fires Back At Mayor After Sentencing Suspected Cop Killer On Drug ChargesTyrone Howard, 31, who allegedly shot NYPD Officer Randolph Holder last month, was sentenced to 12 years in prison for unrelated drug charges.
Elizabeth House Explosion Leaves 1 Dead, Several InjuredThe 8 a.m. blast left the home on Magnolia Avenue badly damaged, and firefighters were seen treating victims on stretchers outside after 16 people were pulled from the wreckage.
9 Companies, 44 People Indicted In NY Heating Oil Fraud CaseThe authorities say that for nine years the defendants shorted oil deliveries but charged customers full price.