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Mayor De Blasio Defends Fall Reopening Plan, Says Every School Building Will Have A NurseOn Wednesday, the city's largest teachers union said schools are nowhere near ready to safely reopen in September.
Rochester Airport To Be Renamed For Abolitionist Frederick DouglassDouglass, who escaped slavery, lived in Rochester for more than two decades and was buried in the city's historic Mount Hope Cemetery after his death in 1895.
Sister Of Fahim Saleh, Tech Entrepreneur Dismembered In His Lower East Side Apartment, Speaks Out: 'It Doesn't Feel Like Life Can Ever Be Joyful Again'"My family and I are in such shock and debilitating pain. Our beautiful boy was taken from us," Ruby Saleh says in a video posted on YouTube.
State Police: Driver Going Wrong Way Killed In Crash On Wantagh State ParkwayIt happened around 5:15 a.m. on the southbound side, just south of the Southern State Parkway, New York State Police said.
Man Accused Of Intentionally Pushing 7-Year-Old Girl To Ground On Staten IslandIt happened in broad daylight while the child was walking with her mother near Edison Street and Bryant Avenue.
NYPD: Woman Followed, Punched By Would-Be Rapist In QueensPolice said the suspect approached the 35-year-old victim around 9 p.m. on July 26 as she walked by Kissena Park in Flushing.
Nassau County Legislature To Review PSEG Long Island's Storm ResponseLegislators will review whether they did an adequate job in preparing for outages and communicating with customers about the timeline to restore.
Police: Man Hit With Metal Crutch During Robbery On Brooklyn Subway PlatformOne suspect allegedly stole his wallet, containing about $250, while the other hit the man in the head with a metal crutch.