President Joe Biden Lifts Muslim Travel Ban, Giving Immigrants In New York HopeIn reversing the policy, Biden said the ban undermined national security, jeopardized alliances and is a stain on our national conscience. Instead, the White House says visitors will be rigorously vetted.
Capitol Riot: Patrick Edward McCaughey III Accused Of Helping Pin Police Officer Between Door, Doorframe During RiotsFederal prosecutors say Patrick Edward McCaughey III, of Ridgefield, Conn., used a police shield to help pin an officer between a sliding glass door and the doorframe.
'I'm Really Proud For The Country': NYC Celebrates Historic Inauguration Day, Native New Yorkers' Appearances During CeremonyThe swearing in of now President Joe Biden led to cheers erupting across New York City -- from apartment balconies to a West Village watch party.
President Biden, Vice President Harris Officially Sworn Into OfficeJoseph R. Biden, Jr., was sworn in as the 46th president of the United States on Wednesday, urging a bitterly divided country to come together at a perilous time in American history while moving quickly to begin implementing his agenda.
First Lady Dr. Jill Biden Wears Outfit Custom Designed By NYC-Based Label On Inauguration DayMarkarian custom designed the coat and dress set worn by Dr. Biden.
Sen. Chuck Schumer Becomes Majority Leader As Democrats Gain Senate ControlHe's both the first Jewish person to hold this rank, as well as the first from New York.
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Sisters Say VP Kamala Harris Is Opening Doors, But 'It's Up To Us To Make Sure It Is Never Closed Again'On this historic day, a woman of African-American and South-Asian descent is inaugurated as vice president, but to the sisters of Alpha Kappa Alpha, Harris is more than that.
Bronx School's Inauguration Watch Party Leaves Students Awestruck And Eager To Take Part In DemocracyStudents had a front row seat to history on Wednesday, as they watched the inauguration of Joe Biden as the 46th president of the United States.
Many Tri-State Area Residents Pleased Religion And Its Values Likely To Be Influential In Biden-Harris AdministrationCatholics around the world are reacting to the historic moment. Following John F. Kennedy, Joe Biden on Wednesday became only the second Catholic president in the history of the United States.
Trump Issues Pardon To Al Pirro, Former Husband Of Ex-Westchester County District Attorney Jeanine PirroFour years ago, Donald Trump took office promising to disrupt the status quo. And even on his last day as president he continued to break longstanding norms, skipping inaugural events.
Amanda Gorman Makes History As Youngest Known Inaugural PoetAmanda Gorman has written poems for historic occasions. Now she has made history herself.
Capitol Chaos: Upper East Side Man Samuel Fisher Taken Into Custody By FBIFBI agents were seen Wednesday at an apartment building on East 90th Street on the Upper East Side.
Consumer Alert: 3 Million Ford, Mazda Vehicles Recalled Due To Takata Airbag IssueThe National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is forcing Ford and Mazda to recall about three million vehicles because of potentially dangerous airbag inflators.
Capitol Chaos: N.Y. Court Employee Brendan Hunt Accused Of Making Threats Against Elected OfficialsSeveral other people from the Tri-State Area are facing charges in connection with the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol.
Biden Arrives In Washington On Eve Of InaugurationPresident-elect Joe Biden arrived in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday ahead of his inauguration, heading to the Lincoln Memorial for a ceremony honoring the 400,000 Americans who have died of COVID-19.