Newark Mayor Ras Baraka says his administration will take an aggressive approach to policing high-crime areas.
Sen. Charles Schumer is calling on the manufacturers of smart televisions and other devices connected to the Internet to help protect consumers from hackers.
Firefighters worked overnight in smothering smoke at Elizabeth Avenue and Morrell Street battling a blaze that tore though the three-story building, gutting apartments on the upper levels and businesses below.
Jim Wittmann said a special day dedicated to shopping and eating local, independent businesses can bring in new customers.
Andrea Cefarelli, executive director of donor recruitment with the New York Blood Center, said people donate less blood around this time of year.
The incident happened when Dionel Ramirez, 69, of North Amityville stopped at a 7-Eleven on Pine Aire Drive in North Bay Shore around 5:45 a.m.
U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal says he’s asking the Federal Trade Commission to review the pricing practices of outlet stores.
Protesters outside a Walmart in North Bergen are taking part in a national movement from Los Angeles to Washington.
More retailers opened their doors Thanksgiving Day to offer early holiday shopping deals.
The targets in Bay Ridge, Bensonhurst and Sunset Park included Our Lady of Angels, The Catholic Brothers Institute Residence and The Fourth Avenue Presbyterian Church, police said.
The families of New York-area first responders killed in the line of duty were honored at a Thanksgiving breakfast.
The 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.
It will be harder to catch a livery cab overnight as service scales back due to a spike in attacks against drivers.
The father, Pedro Rosales, 47, was behind bars at the 75th precinct station Sunday morning in connection with the shooting. The mother, Jessica Aguilar, 24, is also facing charges for failing to supervise.
About 250 members of the FDNY, NYPD and Port Authority participated in a simulated evacuation of the National September 11 Memorial Museum.