Two construction workers suffered minor injuries Wednesday in Greenwich Village when an elevator counterweight snapped, causing the elevator to drop half a floor, officials said.
The body of a female woman was found badly decomposed in a Queens park Tuesday morning, the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation said.
Members of the Sikh community are calling for justice after a Queens man was hospitalized in an apparent bias attack.
Two U.S. senators are calling for their fellow lawmakers to keep the federal transportation fund from running out of money next month.
The officer was attacked while confronting a group of people at the Clinton Houses at Park Avenue and East 104th Street, police said.
Police Officer Daniel Pantaleo has been stripped of his gun and shield as the NYPD continues to investigate the death of 43-year-old Eric Garner.
Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has said he has no hard feelings toward New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, after he body-slammed Christie’s humorous attempt to sell a pension-reform plan.
In what could have been a scene out of “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off,” a published report Saturday said parking garage attendant on the Lower East Side allegedly took a customer’s vehicle for a multi-borough joyride.
It was an emotional farewell to a fallen hero. Santiago, 23, was shot and killed in front of a Walgreens last Sunday in what authorities have called an ambush.
Regina Egea testified before a legislative panel that is investigating the closures.
Officer Melvin Santiago, 23, was fatally shot in the head responding to a call at the 24-hour drug store on Communipaw Avenue and John F. Kennedy Boulevard just after 4 a.m., Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop told reporters.
Jean Chambers was struck around 11 a.m. at the intersection of West 95th Street and West End Avenue by a 2004 Ford Explorer as its driver made a left turn, police said.
Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday signed into law a plan to offer a municipal identification card to residents regardless of their immigration status.
Hundreds of casino workers in Atlantic City staged a protest Wednesday over the closure of the Showboat Casino – the latest in a string of economic troubles to hit the historic resort town.
Frankea Dabbs, 20, was arrested on charges of child abandonment and acting in a manner injurious to a child less than 17, police said.