Outer Borough Residents Blast Proposal For Tolls On East River BridgesArdent protests erupted Friday against the latest attempt to put tolls on the free East River bridges as part of a congestion pricing plan.
Protesters Crowd Stores, Shut Down FDR Drive Again Over Grand Jury Decision In Eric Garner CaseDemonstrators are expected to gather in Union Square Friday afternoon, a day after an estimated 10,000 people marched across New York City on Thursday.
Couple Ties The Knot On NYC SubwayA young couple in New York City decided they spent so much time on the subway they might as well get married there.
Protesters Take Over FDR, West Side Highway Night After Ferguson DecisionThe website of the National Action Network is calling for noontime rallies around the country, including in New York City and in New Jersey in Newark, Atlantic City, Paterson and Camden.
New York Festival Of Light Kicks Off In DUMBOThe imposing archway in the Manhattan Bridge anchorage in DUMBO, Brooklyn, has been transformed into a brilliant showcase of light.
Sen. Schumer Proposes Bill To Make Trespassing On City Infrastructure A CrimeSen. Charles Schumer announced legislation to make it a federal crime to trespass at places like the Statue of Liberty and Indian Point with the intent to commit a crime.
Schumer Wants Tougher Bridge Trespassing LawsSen. Charles Schumer wants a federal law to prohibit trespassing on big bridges or structures like the Statue of Liberty after incidents involving people who scaled the Brooklyn Bridge and World Trade Center.
Russian Tourist In Court After Climbing Brooklyn Bridge Yaroslav Kolchin, a 24-year-old Russian tourist visiting the city from Moscow, is charged with reckless endangerment, criminal trespass and other charges.
Police Investigate After Palestinian Protest Flag Is Unfurled On Manhattan BridgePolice were investigating Wednesday evening after pro-Palestinian groups unfurled a political protest flag on the span of the Manhattan Bridge.
Pier 42 Offers Family-Friendly Fun This SummerOn Saturday, the group Paths To Pier 42 celebrated their summer launch.
Accident Shuts Down Eastbound Lanes Of Manhattan BridgeThe Brooklyn-bound side of the Manhattan Bridge was closed Friday evening, after a taxi and a box truck smashed into each other on the upper level.
World Cup Fans Go Home With Heads Hanging As U.S. Loses To BelgiumTim Howard did his best to keep the Belgians at bay, deflecting shot after shot. He kept the game scoreless until it went into extra time, but fans were dejected as Team USA went on to lose.