Nearly 2 Tons Of Ivory Crushed In Central ParkNearly two tons of trinkets, statues and jewelry crafted from the tusks of at least 100 slaughtered elephants were destroyed in a rock crusher in Central Park to demonstrate the state's commitment to smashing the illegal ivory trade.
Protesters, Supporters Gather Outside Suffolk College For Trump SpeechProtesters and supporters gathered outside Suffolk County Community College where President Donald Trump spoke Friday about the violent MS-13 street gang.
Non-Profit Posts Bail For Honor Student Who Spent A Year On RikersA Bronx teenager who has spent the past year on Rikers Island after being accused of a crime he claims he didn't commit has been released on bail.
Train Derailment In Brighton Beach Leaves Commuters FrustratedThe MTA said the second set of wheels of the second car of a southbound Q train came off the rails.
4th Suspect Sought In Sex Assault Of Queens Churchgoer Has 14 Prior ArrestsThe fourth suspect wanted in the sexual assault of a woman who was attacked while leaving church in Queens has been identified.
Nassau, Suffolk Lawmakers Say Constituents Want Islanders In The ColiseumLegislators from both Nassau and Suffolk said love for the Islanders crosses both party and county lines.
Resorts World Casino Breaks Ground On $400-Million ExpansionFirst opened in 2011 in the retrofitted grandstand of Aqueduct Race Track the all-electronic casino already attracts more than 10-million visitors a year.
'It's Like Magic:' Army Veterans Receive Revolutionary Prosthetic ArmsArmy veterans Fred Downs and Artie McAuley both lost their left arms more than 40 years ago and are thrilled to be doing tasks in the kitchen again, thanks to their new LUKE prosthetic arms.
Former Oyster Bay Town Supervisor, 6 Others Charged In Corruption ProbeCorruption charges were filed Thursday against more than half a dozen officials and contractors in the Town of Oyster Bay on Long Island.
NYPD: Man, Woman Found Shot To Death Inside Vehicle In East New YorkIt happened around 4:43 a.m. on Cleveland Street just off Linden Boulevard in East New York.
Local Bacterial Infections Linked To Cosmetic Surgeries At Dominican Republic ClinicThe New York Department of Health and Mental Hygiene announced Thursday that a cluster of local Mycobacterium bacterial skin infections has been linked to cosmetic surgery performed in the Dominican Republic.
De Blasio: Loss Of Mayoral Control Of Schools Will Mean Return Of School Board 'Chaos'Deadlock has arisen in Albany over whether to extend mayoral control of New York City schools, and Mayor Bill de Blasio is on the offensive.