2 hrs ago | StreetsBlog.org
A pedestrian and a cyclist are dead after a series of crashes in Brooklyn and the Bronx in which motorists also injured five other people.
3 hrs ago | EDGE
A spate of anti-gay attacks in New York City is prompting police to increase their presence in some gay-friendly neighborhoods heading into what's usually a time for celebration.
6 hrs ago | The Village Voice
On Friday night, Mark Carson was walking with a male friend in the West Village when three men started following them.
10 hrs ago | National Public Radio
Closing arguments are set to take place Monday in the federal class action trial involving New York City's stop-and-frisk policy.
12 hrs ago | Daily Mail
A 14-year-old girl was shot and killed by an apparent stray bullet last night when a gunman opened fire on a bus in New York City.
Democratic Assemblyman Vito Lopez, who represents New York City, said he will resign June 20 amid a sexual harassment scandal and run for a City Council seat.
Greenwich Village, the birthplace of the U.S. gay rights movement, remained in shock on Sunday over the shooting death of a gay man by a gunman who police said uttered anti-gay slurs before targeting the victim.
The hunt was on Sunday morning for a gunman who shot and killed a 14-year-old girl on a city bus in Queens.
Manhattan may see deaths from heat rise by as much as 20 percent in the 2020s and 90 percent by the 2080s in a worst-case scenario, a study found.
A callous gunman blasted away at a city bus in Queens on Saturday, killing a 14-year-old girl riding inside, officials said.
Until now, few have known the story of the cartoon-like murals that once covered the interior of the Playland Arcade on Coney Island's Surf Avenue.
A 14-year-old girl riding a city bus in Queens Saturday was shot in the head and killed by a stray bullet from gunfire on the street, police said.
New York City authorities are investigating the deadly overnight shooting of a 32-year-old man in Greenwich Village as a hate crime after detectives learned the suspect taken into custody at the scene may have made anti-gay remarks to the victim before pulling the trigger, authorities said.
New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg emphasized three characteristics that young adults need to succeed in life -- courage, curiosity, and hard work -- in a commencement address Saturday at Kenyon College, during which he referenced the shootings in Chardon 15 months ago.
Sure, why not. Well, "why" is also a pretty valid question, but regardless, this is happening.
A man arrested in Delaware in the takedown of an alleged East Coast cigarette smuggling ring that authorities believe may have funneled money to terrorist groups is being held on $12.5 million cash bail.