For 25 minutes, the new effects and bright colors wowed the crowds. Some are already planning to come back next year.
The suspect stole jewelry, clothing and electronics before fleeing on foot, police said.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo is urging New Yorkers to be on alert this holiday weekend as security increases across the Tri-State area amid recent terror attacks overseas and threats from ISIS and ISIS sympathizers.
It happened just before 10:30 p.m. Thursday on Broadway between Ditmars Street and Willoughby Avenue in Bushwick.
Chief of Patrol Carlos Gomez said more boots will be on the ground and eyes in the sky.
As the first suspect drove, authorities said the men ordered the victim to contact her bank.
Police are trying to identify three suspects who they said attacked and robbed a man on Coney Island.
Police have arrested a suspect in connection with the shooting of a livery cab driver who was found dead in the front seat of a car in Brooklyn.
Police Commissioner Bill Bratton says there are no specific threats against the Fourth Of July celebrations in New York City as the NYPD ramps up security amid concern over possible terrorist attacks.
NYPD Internal Affairs was investigating Thursday night, after a video surfaced of a street confrontation in Harlem that turned into a fight between an officer and a suspect.
Police said the pair broke into the restaurant on Liberty Avenue around 10:20 p.m. Tuesday.
On Thursday, Kenneth Healey watched as his younger brother, 22-year-old John, became an NYPD officer, thankful he is alive to see it.
The ceremony was held at Madison Square Garden.
Alexis Jabbour, 20, was charged with endangering the welfare of a child, reckless endangerment and aggravated harassment, police said.
A tourist’s selfie taken from the top of the Brooklyn Bridge is raising questions about the NYPD and its security as the city ramps up for the July 4th holiday amid terror threats.