Mississippi Firefighter Feels Normal Again After Historic Face TransplantA Mississippi firefighter who received the world's most extensive face transplant after a burning building collapsed on him said Wednesday that he feels like "a normal guy'' for the first time in 15 years.
Suspect Indicted In Slayings Of Queens Imam, AssociateThe indictment charges 35-year-old Oscar Morel with one count of first-degree murder, two counts of second-degree murder and two counts of second-degree criminal possession of a weapon, Queens District Attorney Richard Brown said.
De Blasio: Planned Festival Shows How Far Crown Heights Has Come Since RiotsMayor Bill de Blasio said Thursday that he supports a planned festival marking the 25th anniversary of the four days of deadly riots in Crown Heights, Brooklyn.
Bratton: NYPD Can't Yet Classify Slayings Of Imam, Associate As Hate CrimeA suspect has been charged with the murder of an imam and his associate in Queens this past weekend, but community leaders want to know why the executions have not been classified as hate crimes.
De Blasio, Others Call On Congress To Pass Emergency Zika FundingMayor Bill de Blasio and Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney are calling on Congress to pass emergency funding to help fight Zika.
Man Charged With Shooting, Killing Queens Imam, AssociateA man was arrested and charged late Monday in the fatal shootings of an imam and his associate.
De Blasio Calls DOT Response To Council Speaker's Tweet 'Stupid'On Tuesday, Mark-Viverito tweeted a picture of a broken pedestrian signal with a polite message to the agency, asking that it be repaired. She thought the response she received was a joke.
Gillibrand Calls For Bill Allocating Federal Funds To Boost ManufacturingU.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) announced Monday that she will be sponsoring a bill to spend federal funds for expansion of manufacturing.
John Gotti, Grandson Of 'Teflon Don,' Arrested On State Narcotics Charges John Gotti, grandson of the deceased mob boss John Gotti nicknamed "Teflon Don," has been arrested and charged with six others in connection with a drug distribution ring, sources said.
NYPD Monitoring Events In France Following Deadly Truck Attack In NiceFlags were flying at half-staff outside the French consulate on the Upper East Side Friday as extra security was seen outside.
NYC Becomes First City In US To Require Free Tampons In Schools, Shelters, JailsNew York City is becoming the nation's first city to require free tampons and sanitary pads in public schools, homeless shelters and jails.
City Council Committee Approves Bills To Regulate Police Use Of ForceThe City Council Public Safety Committee on Tuesday approved a trio of bills aimed at police reform.