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.
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.
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.
18-Year-Old Dead After Being Stabbed, Set On Fire In The BronxIt happened around 3:10 p.m. Wednesday in an apartment building on Woodycrest Avenue near West 165th Street.
Ethnic Communities That Often Feel Underserved In Politics Relishing Kamala Harris As Democrats' VP PickSen. Kamala Harris' nomination is igniting hope in communities of color.
New York City Principals Group Calls For Delay To In-Person LearningThe Council of School Supervisors and Administrators says the city has failed to give schools enough time implement coronavirus safety protocols by the September 10th reopening.
Big East Postpones Fall Sports Season Due To COVID-19 PandemicAffected sports include men's and women's soccer, men's and women's cross country, volleyball and field hockey.
New Yorkers Sound Off On Biden's Choice Of Kamala Harris As Running MateOne Harlem mother said this teaches her 4-year-old son he can shoot high.
Pregnant Long Island Homeowner Worried, Stressed After Spending Nine Days Without PowerPSEG LI said it is in discussion with the Long Island Power Authority concerning possible rate payer reimbursement.
Shark Patrols Increase At Long Island Beaches After Spike In SightingsMarine biologists are tagging and tracking sharks to identify their movements and eating habits.