The driver of a tandem bus that plunged off a bridge in the Bronx on Thursday is blaming the dramatic crash on mechanical failure.
Former 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang has officially started his run to succeed Bill de Blasio as Mayor of New York City.
A woman who wrongly accused a Black teenager of stealing her phone and tackled him while being filmed at a New York City hotel apologized but defended her actions in a television interview conducted before she was arrested in California.
A New York state resident with no known travel history has tested positive for the strain of the novel coronavirus that was first detected in the U.K.
At least one person has been hospitalized with COVID-19 after attending a local New York Republican club’s holiday party that went viral online after video showed maskless attendees dancing in a conga line.
Grafton Thomas, 38, is charged in an attack at a rabbi’s home in December 2019 that left five people wounded in Monsey, an Orthodox Jewish community north of New York City.
Defense lawyers for Ghislaine Maxwell offered a new $28.5 million bail package, arguing she would remain under 24-hour guard and electronic monitoring.
The Manhattan DA's office is investigating a confrontation in which a man said a woman in a hotel lobby falsely accused his teenaged son of stealing her phone and then tackled him.
Cheating at the U.S. Military Academy came to light when instructors saw irregularities while grading the exam.
A 20-year-old soldier from Tennessee who went missing from New York state's Fort Drum was found dead, officials said Sunday, adding that an investigation has been launched.
New York City politico Lindsey Boylan alleged on Twitter Sunday that New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo "sexually harassed me for years."
Multiple people were hit by a car in the Murray Hill section of Manhattan on Friday afternoon.
A historic Manhattan church that houses New York's Liberty Bell has been gutted by a massive fire.
Three people were hospitalized after a speeding car struck an Uber vehicle in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn.
Police Officer Joseph Murphy and Police Officer Christopher Wells were released from Jamaica Hospital on Thanksgiving.
Rest in peace, Pat Quinn. The "Ice Bucket Challenge" raised more than $200 million for ALS-Lou Gehrig's research. It was one of the first truly viral social media phenomenons.
A small owl was found among the branches of this year's Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree.
Online critics were shocked and “stumped” when footage and photographs suggested that this year’s iconic Norway spruce was more reminiscent of a “Charlie Brown” catastrophe.
All New York City Public Schools will temporarily close to in-person instruction beginning Thursday due to increasing coronavirus cases, announced school officials.
Police have made an arrest in the random attack on actor Rick Moranis on the Upper West Side of Manhattan.