It happened around 1 a.m. and sent water gushing onto the street at the intersection of Greenwich Street and Clarkson Street.
Randy Gener, 45, was attacked near West 54th Street and Seventh Avenue in the early hours of Jan. 17, police said.
An interagency report released Monday says the program would reach 54,000 children who need it by September. By the 2015-16 school year, it would be available to all 73,000 eligible children.
For an unknown reason, the 38-foot towing vessel Sea Lion started taking on water near Atlantic Beach around 3 p.m., the Coast Guard said.
Capt. Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger and others are expected to join some of the ferry crews who rescued them from the cold waters on Jan. 15, 2009.
United Water says the 12 inch water main broke on Route 17 South between Midland Avenue and Ridgewood Avenue.
Hundreds of Israeli VIPs and international dignitaries attended a state memorial ceremony for the late Ariel Sharon on Monday.
A New Jersey State Assembly panel released hundreds of pages of internal documents Friday afternoon as federal prosecutors and others examine the case.
Firefighters in Queens spent the night battling two house fires as wind chills dipped as low as 10 below zero.
The high in New York City Tuesday is expected to be 10 degrees, but wind chills will make it feel more like minus 10.
The temperature was already plummeting rapidly from its balmy morning high Monday evening, and when Tuesday comes around, the Tri-State Area will see the coldest day since 1994.
Bedford Park in the Bronx was on record with the highest snow total at 11.6 inches, according to the National Weather Service. Central Park recorded 6 inches of snow.
A winter storm began bearing down on parts of the Tri-State area Thursday morning, promising heavy snow, strong winds and frigid temperatures
Bill de Blasio was sworn in as the 109th mayor of New York City at midnight during a small ceremony at his Brooklyn home.
Staffers at the Kings Plaza shopping worked to get back to business Monday, following a rampage last week by hundreds of teenagers.