Fighter Jet Intercepts Small Plane Flying Over NYC After Biden's UN SpeechAn F-16 fighter jet seen soaring through the Manhattan skies on Tuesday afternoon was sent to intercept a single-engine Cessna plane that entered a restricted flying area, according to NORAD.
Biden Says The World Stands At An 'Inflection Point' In First Address To U.N.President Biden said the global community stands at an "inflection point in history" amid the compounding crises of the COVID-19 pandemic, climate change and other challenges, telling world leaders they must "work together as never before" in his first address as president to the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday.
United Nations General Assembly Returns To NYC, With COVID-19 And Climate Front And CenterPresident Joe Biden will attempt to reclaim the United States' position as a global leader while the body deals with climate change, superpower polarization and the pandemic.
UN General Assembly Brings Road Closures, Gridlock To NYCNew Yorkers can expect gridlock when the United Nations General Assembly convenes this week.
NYPD Says Security Will Be Tight For United Nations General Assembly's Annual Gathering On East SidePolice say starting Monday, expect closures, detours and checkpoints from 42nd Street to 57th Street and First Avenue to Fifth Avenue.
Dozens Protest For Climate Change Awareness Before UN General AssemblySome activists staged a sit-in in front of the Bank of America Tower on 42nd Street and Sixth Avenue.
China's Xi, Russia's Putin Push Back At Trump During Virtual Gathering Of The U.N. General AssemblyPresident Donald Trump on Tuesday addressed the 75th annual United Nations General Assembly, but it's a very different event this year due to the pandemic.
White House Releases Summary Of Call Between President Trump And President Of UkrainePresident Donald Trump met with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky today in New York, a day after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi formally initiated the impeachment process.
'Breathe With Me' Art Installation Hits Central Park After Launch At U.N. Climate SummitDanish artist Jeppe Hein launched his "Breathe With Me" art installation this week at the United Nations Climate Summit, and now it's coming to Central Park.
President Trump Addresses United Nations General AssemblyThe president’s speech comes amid ongoing tension with Iran and allegations that the president pressured Ukraine to investigate former Vice President Joe Biden and his son.
Gridlock Alert: United Nations General Assembly Brings Traffic Mess To Manhattan's East SideDozens of world leaders, including President Donald Trump, are in New York City for the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly, which gets underway today.
Climate Activist Greta Thunberg Tells U.N. Climate Summit: 'You Have Stolen My Dreams'Climate activist Greta Thunberg spoke at the United Nations Climate Action Summit on Monday, where she scolded world leaders for failing to address climate change.
Get Ready For Gridlock: United Nations General Assembly Begins Monday In ManhattanThe best thing you can do going into this week is use other forms of transportation, but if you can't do that, give yourself as much extra time as possible.
United Nations General Assembly: Gridlock Alert Days, Street Closures & MoreThe week-long event brings international dignitaries, as well as street closures and traffic issues.
For First Time, Protected Bike Lanes Will Remain Open During U.N. General Assembly Gridlock Alert DaysThe U.N. General Assembly kicks off on Sept. 23 and runs through the 30th.