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The eighth annual Indigenous People’s Day New York City celebration will take place on Randall’s Island. Explore events across the...

Federal prosecutors say city and NYPD have duty to keep...

Federal prosecutors have submitted a statement of interest in a suit alleging that the NYPD fails to enforce traffic laws in a Bronx...

Democrats, NYCLU accuse GOP of trying to 'wreak havoc'...

The laws at the center of the suit require mail-in ballots to be reviewed for eligibility and prepared for counting as they’re returned....

Supreme Court conference could determine fate of NYC’s...

United States Supreme Court justices on October 7, 2022 in Washington, D.C. Justice Clarence Thomas accepted an emergency petiton...

Abortion, transit, fighting for every moderate: Kean vs....

At left, Tom Kean Jr. attends a gala at the Liberty Science Center in Jersey City in 2018. At right, U.S. Rep. Tom Kean speaks on...

'Utter takeover': Pickleball invasion prompts turf war...

Pickleball players on their makeshift court at William F. Passannante Ballfield in the West Village on Thursday, Oct. 6, 2022. In...

Mayor Adams declares state of emergency in NYC over growing...

BRONX, NEW YORK - OCTOBER 4, 2022: The entrance to the Orchard Beach parking lot on a rainy day, with the Asylum Facility in the background....

19 New York City restaurants awarded Michelin star for...

Dirt Candy, a vegetarian restaurant that opened in the Lower East Side in 2008, was awarded its first Michelin star Thursday. Vegetarian...

NYC orders $4 million McKinsey study on whether trash piles...

Mayor Eric Adams promoted the use of trash bins in Times Square in April. Such initiatives could soon be citywide. The deal with the...

Cop car hits pedestrians during Bronx pursuit, leaving...

Buffalo Police responded to a mass shooting incident at a supermarket. Police say the force of the collision hurled the NYPD cruiser...

NYC Districting Commission approves revised draft map proposals....

The New York City Council is now expected to review a proposed set of new legislative maps. The map proposals now move to the New...

NYC looking at hotels, churches to temporarily house asylum...

Migrants arrive by bus at the Port Authority Bus Terminal in Manhattan on Sept. 27. For months, a steady stream of buses from Texas...

Lincoln Center opens a renovated hall with a tribute to...

Lincoln Center will open its extensively renovated David Geffen Hall with a newly commissioned tribute to the San Juan Hill neighborhood...

Luxury developer must pay $3M for shorting workers: AG...

New York Attorney General Letitia James said that Heatherwood Properties' workers had only been paid 41% of what they were owed. A...

Number of homeless adults in NYC shelters sets new record...

Activists and members of the homeless community held a protest for better access to housing and improved conditions at homeless shelters...

Brooklyn mom indicted in drowning deaths of her 3 children...

Police work along a stretch of beach at Coney Island after three children were found dead on Monday, September 12th, 2022. “These...