It turned out the 911 call police were responding to was a hoax and part of a game called “Swatting” that law enforcement officials say has become a nationwide epidemic.
Gama Droiville said he plans to live a normal life and not be afraid to step out onto the same East Flatbush street where he was nearly killed April 21.
Mayor Bill de Blasio has promised to send the controversial horse carriages running for the hills, but an effort in Albany may stall that plan.
The mayor unveiled a sweeping report on Thursday that examines the city’s recovery progress.
The law, passed by the City Council late last month, clarifies that the protections of the city’s Human Rights Law cover interns as well as employees.
The dazzling display was moved to the Hudson River in 2009 to celebrate the 400th anniversary of Henry Hudson’s voyage up the river.
Eric Kunkel was the man who never corrected 3-year-old autistic girl Kate when she called him “Daddy” and engaged her in conversation on a recent flight.
A plan has been introduced to track New York City cabs, in an effort to curb speeding and other dangerous driving habits.
Gillibrand and Sen. Claire McCaskill of Missouri released a bipartisan letter Friday to the leadership of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services and Education, asking for money to investigate and enforce sexual assault laws at colleges and universities.
Joel Israel testified for the first time at his contempt hearing for not making repairs at 98 Linden Street as he has agreed to do.
The family of a man who was fatally stabbed at a Queens barbershop last week has said they have forgiven the man accused of killing him.
Councilman Ydanis Rodriguez has introduced a bill that would allow drivers to park on a street again right after a street sweeper moves through.
If you’re doing a little spring cleaning this weekend, you may discover that this past winter was very hard on your home. So what are the signs of winter distress and what can be done about them?
A search was under way Thursday afternoon for a masked bandit in Rockland County who attacked a woman in her own house.
Many people use Yelp to find out about a business before they give them their business, but one Midtown business owner threatened to sue over some bad reviews.