Mayor Bill de Blasio and Queens Borough President Melinda Katz sacked eight library trustees who were opposed to firing the $392,000 library head Thomas Galante.
American flags are once again flying on top of the Brooklyn Bridge after someone replaced the flags sometime overnight with what appeared to be whitewashed or faded versions of Old Glory.
Police Commissioner Bill Bratton ensured that a full investigation and new training for officers will be launched following the death of Eric Garner, who died after being put in a chokehold by an officer during an arrest on Staten Island last week.
She was punched in the face by a man in a group smoking marijuana at the Clinton Houses, police said.
Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Thursday that Richard Emery will chair the Civilian Complaint Review Board.
More than 20 months after Superstorm Sandy, 15,000 New York City homes have yet to be repaired from storm damage.
Jessica Goldman covered more than 3,200 miles, running from San Francisco’s City Hall to New York City’s City Hall.
Mayor Bill de Blasio has no plans to postpone or cancel his 10-day family vacation to Italy in spite of a possible Long Island Rail Road strike next week.
Shootings in the city are up 8 percent in the first six months of the year.
Mayor Bill de Blasio will oversee the weigh-in ceremony for the Nathan’s Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog-Eating Contest.
With summer weather kicking into high gear and another day of 90-degree temperatures on tap for Thursday, officials are cautioning residents on heat safety.
New York City’s largest municipal union agreed to a new contract on Wednesday, becoming another important piece of Mayor Bill de Blasio’s ongoing efforts to settle an unprecedented labor situation.
The announcement was made at the Bronx Museum of the Arts. It was accompanied by music from a middle school orchestra.
A new crop of 616 NYPD officers graduated from the Police Academy Monday – among them a man who might as well be called a blueblood.
The job of building more than 2,000 affordable homes near the Barclays Center — long delayed — is now expected to be completed 10 years ahead of schedule.