NYC Lawmaker Wants Harsher Penalties For Large-Scale Gun TraffickersNew legislation backed by Sen. Jeffrey Klein would extend sentences for large-scale gun traffickers to a 15 year minimum, with a maximum of life in prison without parole.
Prince To Be Inducted Into Apollo Theater's Walk Of FameThe late musician will join previous honorees such as Aretha Franklin and Michael Jackson when he's officially inducted during the Apollo's 11th annual Spring Gala on June 13.
Fairway Locations To Remain Open Despite Bankruptcy FilingThe gourmet grocer filed for bankruptcy protection this week after reaching a restructuring deal with creditors.
Star Wars Day: Events, Things To Do In New York CityMay the Fourth be with you: these are the best ways to celebrate National Star Wars Day in New York!
Police Rescue Kayaker In Sinking Vessel Off Coney IslandPolice responded to a 911 call about a sinking kayak shortly before 10 a.m. Saturday.
Sources: Man Slashed In Face At Ward's Island Homeless ShelterA resident of a homeless shelter on Ward's Island was slashed in the face by another resident following a dispute late Friday night, sources say.
Manhattan DA Hopes To Give Those With Outstanding Warrants A 'Clean Slate'The Manhattan District attorney is holding another "clean slate" day, where people with open warrants for low level offenses get a chance to wipe their records clean.
Best Swing Dance Clubs In New York CityWhether you’re just learning how to swing dance or on the hunt for a place to dance like a star, be sure to bookmark the following for future reference. This list details the five best swing dance clubs in New York City for aficionados, pros or beginners.
Civil Investigation Of NYCHA Garners Additional Attention Following Bronx Gang TakedownU.S. Attorney Preet Bharara is taking a closer look at the quality of life at New York City Housing Authority residences, following one of the largest gang take downs in city history.
LED-Equipped Pigeons To Illuminate NYC Skies In 'Fly By Night' Art EventAbout 2,000 homing pigeons will illuminate New York City's night sky in a project by Brooklyn-based artist Duke Riley.
5 Arrested In Alleged Plot To Steal Foreign Currency From Mail At JFK AirportFive former cargo handlers are facing charges after allegedly plotting to steal international mail at John F. Kennedy Airport.
Stevie Nicks Surprises Audience At 'School Of Rock;' Talks PrinceStevie Nicks surprised the audience at Broadway's "School of Rock'' with a riveting performance of "Rhiannon'' after the cast took its curtain call.