A lost Purple Heart medal has been returned to the family of a New York City sailor who died trying to rescue shipmates after his Navy vessel was attacked by a German submarine during World War II.
Former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver begged for mercy at his sentencing next week on corruption charges, telling a judge that he is filled with shame and prays he will not die in prison.
New York state will spend $3.1 million on community gardens in Brooklyn.
Hillary Clinton will be part of a star-studded lineup at a summer festival in New York's Central Park.
After years of outcry from patients who say they’ve suffered excruciating side-effects, Bayer has opted to halt sales of Essure, a controversial birth control device that consists of metal coils inserted into...
A man was stabbed during a fight inside Queens Center Mall Friday evening, authorities say.The 27-year-old victim was stabbed in the head when he and his 26-year-old brother were attacked by a group of five men...
Police have arrested the husband of a woman found strangled in her home in the Bronx.
Work to restore and upgrade New York City's Hugh L. Carey and Queens Midtown tunnels has wrapped up six years after they were badly damaged during Superstorm Sandy.
The nation's largest commuter train system said Friday that it's printing next month's tickets on paper marked for 2016 and 2019 due to a problem with its usual supply.
Forty-four of the nearly 50 buildings evacuated after an asbestos-lined, 86-year-old steam pipe exploded in the heart of the Flatiron District Thursday remain off limits as officials thoroughly assess the...
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