A crane on top of the building lifted the beam from the ground Thursday after dozens of people, including construction workers and police officers, added their own signatures.
Sam Wohabe, of the Upper East Side, is one of 54 children who will be heading to Washington D.C. to have dinner with First Lady Michelle Obama after his winning entry to a contest that encourages healthy eating.
Mayor Michael Bloomberg says trains between New York and New Jersey should not have been halted because President Barack Obama was in town.
Thursday night, several streets around the city will closed. The Obamas headed to the West Village for a campaign fundraiser at the home of Sarah Jessica Parker and to Midtown for a stop at the Plaza Hotel.
First daughters Sasha and Malia, as well as Gov. Christie, were also in the sell-out crowd. It was Beyonce’s first concert since giving birth in New York City.
Even when pizza is on the menu, school lunches are going to be healthier.
A healthier menu is coming to school cafeterias across the country. The government has announced new rules for school lunches, including more fruits and vegetables and less fat.
Obama visited the U.S. Open for the first time Friday to promote her campaign against childhood obesity and praise the U.S. Tennis Association’s initiative to build kid-sized courts.
The New York Yankees have marked the 10-year anniversary of 9/11 with a ceremony before their game against the Baltimore Orioles.
Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Mike Mullen told cadets graduating from West Point on Saturday they should build bridges to a public that doesn’t always understand the “full weight” of military service after a decade of deadly conflicts.
When Michael Nilsen told his parents he wanted to go to West Point, they were less than thrilled. But he’s convinced this is right.
Students at a Harlem public school working out to a Beyonce song got a big surprise when the superstar walked in and joined them.
You may have heard about the military families initiatives spear-headed by First Lady Michelle Obama. Well, a lot of companies are getting on board.
Women from across the Tri-State area and from around the world marched across the Brooklyn Bridge before holding a rally in City Hall Park.
Christie thinks first lady Michelle Obama is doing well to speak in favor of healthy eating and exercise.