Sen. Gillibrand Pushes For Nationwide Online Voter Registration SystemSen. Kirsten Gillibrand says every eligible voter in the United States should be able to register to vote online.
Thousands Rally In Times Square To Mark 100th Anniversary Of Massacre of ArmeniansA rally in Times Square is marking the centennial of the killings of as many 1.5 million Armenians under the Ottoman Empire -- today's Turkey.
NYPD: Suspect Fatally Shot By Police In East Village; 2 Detectives InjuredTwo police detectives were also injured, suffering lacerations to the head.
Edison, NJ, Woman Among Those Dead In Nepal Earthquake, AvalancheIn Woodside, Queens, in an area known informally as Little Nepal, immigrants from the nation woke up to the grim news from back home.
Violent Night: 12 People Wounded In Separate NYC ShootingsInvestigators say the tally is a very large number and not typical.
Schumer, Blumenthal Propose Bill To Force Implementation Of Railroad Safety TechnologySchumer, D-N.Y., and Blumenthal, D-Conn., said Sunday delays are unacceptable for adding the communications and signaling system called Positive Train Control.
NYC Launches Campaign To Fight Sudden Infant Death SyndromeNearly one infant dies every week in New York City because of unsafe sleep practices, said Gladys Carrion, commissioner of the city Administration for Children's Services.
Hillary Clinton Officially Enters Presidential RaceThe former first lady, New York senator and secretary of state launched her campaign Sunday with her campaign manager John Podesta emailing supporters and others.
Saudi Arabia: No Evidence Its Agents Helped In 9/11 AttacksSaudi Arabia's lawyers urged the judge to dismiss the claims, saying the lawyers for the victims' families "have had enough chances to make their case.''
Mets Pitcher Jenrry Mejia Suspended For 80 Games After Testing Positive For StanozololNew York Mets pitcher Jenrry Mejia has been given an 80-game suspension without pay, effective immediately, after testing positive for performance-enhancing drugs, the MLB said Saturday.
New York Politicians Hold 'Ready For Hillary' Rally In ManhattanLocal politicians and Democratic supporters held a "Ready for Hillary'' rally Saturday in anticipation of Hillary Rodham Clinton's expected presidential campaign launch.