Water Main Break Causes Major Headaches In ElmhurstThe main broke at around 8:15 a.m. at Queens Boulevard and Broadway, causing a geyser of water to gush out into nearby streets.
Uber Wants State To Pass Ride-Sharing Law, Would Operate On Long IslandUber wants to bypass local regulations by getting a state law approved regulating ride sharing.
Police Officer Shot And Killed In East Harlem; Suspect In CustodyAn NYPD officer was shot and killed in East Harlem Tuesday night, a source told the Associate Press.
NJ Elementary School Cancels Halloween, Cites DiversityIn a letter to Seth Boyden Elementary School parents last week, officials cited the school's diversity as the reason behind the decision.
4 Face Human Trafficking Charges Involving 14-Year-Old Girl In New JerseyThree men from New Jersey and another from South Carolina have been indicted on human trafficking charges involving a 14-year-old girl who was allegedly forced into prostitution.
FEMA Continues Sending Reimbursement Bills To Sandy Victims, Claiming OverpaymentFEMA wanted $27,000 back from Cohill, saying he didn't deserve the money because he also received insurance money to rebuild.
Complaint Review Board: Officer Used Excessive Force Against James BlakeThe NYPD Civilian Complaint Review Board has recommended discipline against the officer who tackled and arrested tennis icon James Blake last month.
SUNY Maritime Classmates Pray For Chief Engineer On El FaroThe chief engineer on the El Faro cargo ship graduated from SUNY Maritime in 2003, and classmates on Wednesday were praying that he survived.
Surveillance Video Captures Borough Park Home ExplosionAnother woman was killed and several people were injured after the blast blew off the entire front of the three-story Borough Park building.
Coastal Communities Ravaged By Sandy Prepare For Hurricane JoaquinCoastal communities aren't taking any chances as two storm systems set their sights on the Tri-State area.
Hempstead Village Residents Pack Meeting To Complain About Proposed Waste Transfer StationHundreds jammed a planning board meeting Monday night to complain about the traffic, noise, rodents and stench they say it would create.
NY Lawmakers Call For Continued Government Funding For Planned ParenthoodLocal lawmakers want New Yorkers to fight the Conservative effort on Capitol Hill to defund Planned Parenthood.
Schumer Calls For Changes In Eyeglass Rules To Aid ConsumersSen. Charles Schumer is calling on the Federal Trade Commission to update regulations on eyeglass prescriptions to create more competition in the industry, which he says would lead to better deals for consumers.
Pope Francis Greets 80,000 In Historic Procession Through Central ParkSecurity was tight as Pope Francis greeted onlookers along Central Park’s West Drive between 72nd and 60th streets Friday.
Extra Mass Transit Options In Place During Papal Visit; Street Closures May Divert BusesWith thousands expected to attend the pope's Central Park procession and Mass at Madison Square Garden, the MTA and Port Authority have ramped up service.