Prosecutors identified the victim Monday as 30-year-old Dustin Friedland from Hoboken.
The university says 500 of the applicants were rejected and the remaining 2,000 were deferred, meaning they must wait until April 1 for a decision.
Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano said he met with Thomas Dale on Thursday morning and the commissioner tendered his resignation.
A Long Island soccer club official has been accused of running a $5-million Ponzi scheme.
Port Authority workers used shotguns to go after snowy owls at John F. Kennedy International Airport, killing several over the weekend.
The order requires Metro-North to modify its signal system to ensure speed limits are followed.
Hundreds of small businesses in Queens face a crucial deadline Saturday. They must agree to move, or lose city money to help with relocation. It’s the latest effort to clear out Willets Point.
Mayor Michael Bloomberg spent his last Thanksgiving in office at the venerable Bowery Mission. The soup kitchen has been serving hot meals to hungry New Yorkers for more than a century.
New York City Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio has a message for owners of empty lots zoned for resident construction: Build up or pay up.
Police have arrested a 13-year-old boy in connection with the attack of a 12-year-old Brooklyn boy who said he was a victim of the “Knockout Game.”
The storm is expected to hit the region late Tuesday and stretch into Wednesday.
Republican Assemblyman Jim Tedisco of Schenectady said Thursday that his bill would make the violent game a gang assault with a sentence of up to 25 years. Youths would be charged as adults.
A pair of City Council committees are holding a hearing Wednesday on allegations of racial bias in New York City department stores.
Common Core requires students to think more critically about concepts rather than just understand how to get a correct answer. Opponents of the program say Common Core is too rigid.
High-tech features like crash avoidance systems and auto-assisted parking are convenient options for anybody in the market for a new car, but they are also leading to a new series of concerns.