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Police have released a sketch of a man wanted for a sexual assault attempt on a woman in her Manhattan apartment.
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo has appointed five trial court judges to vacancies on midlevel Appellate Division courts.
The New York Police Department has disbanded a surveillance unit that targeted and monitored Muslim communities, The New York Times reported on Tuesday.
Since it was founded 12 years ago, the Tribeca Film Festival has sometimes swerved between identities like a barfly at happy hour, exuberant but hardly always clear.
Painter Selina Trieff, born in Brooklyn, N.Y., in 1934, has been called "an American original" by New York Times critic John Russell, painting and exhibiting for more than 50 years in her unique style.
For the past dozen years or more, during the first full week of April, I have celebrated the return of spring to Sandy Hook Bay and Raritan Bay with an all-day Osprey count along the edge of the estuary.
Fish and wildlife officials are preparing to perform a necropsy to find out why a 30- to 35-foot whale was found dead in New York Harbor.
One of the best things about living in New York City is the vast array of awesome things to do.
Streets are flooded under the Manhattan Bridge in the Dumbo section of Brooklyn, N.Y., Monday, Oct. 29, 2012.
Crews were working Monday night to fight a brush fire that broke out near the Goethals Bridge on Staten Island.
A woman was charged with vehicular manslaughter and driving while intoxicated Monday, after a crash that left her passenger dead in southeast Queens.
The scene at Flatbush Avenue near Beverley Road in Brooklyn, where a 13-year-old was shot in the head Monday.
Authorities say the teen was shot in the back of the head but is in stable condition at Kings County Hospital.