- James Blake: Police watchdog substantiates force complaint Updated: Oct-07-15 10:56 pm
NEW YORK - Two police officers involved in the mistaken arrest of former tennis pro James Blake, including one who tackled him to the ground, will face an administrative trial after the city's police watchdog substantiated Blake's excessive-force complaint.
- Cuomo eulogizes aide who died after shooting on parade day Updated: Sep-26-15 5:13 pm
NEW YORK - The death of an aide to Gov. Andrew Cuomo, who was caught in the crossfire between two gangs hours before New York City's West Indian Day parade, should be a call to action to quell gun violence in the city, the governor told mourners Saturday at the slain aide's funeral.
- James Blake to join Billie Jean King, Elton John in Vegas Updated: Sep-22-15 7:56 pm
NEW YORK - James Blake has been added to the Mylan World Team Tennis lineup for its Smash Hits event with Billie Jean King and Elton John.
- NYPD to use miles of barriers to protect pope Updated: Sep-22-15 3:23 pm
NEW YORK - NYPD officials say they're mounting one of the city's largest security efforts ever for Pope Francis' visit later this week.
- James Blake meets with New York's mayor, police commissioner Updated: Sep-22-15 1:33 am
NEW YORK - Former tennis pro James Blake, who was thrown to the ground by a plainclothes policeman outside a hotel and mistakenly arrested, emerged from a meeting with the mayor and police commissioner on Monday saying they were on the same page about the need for lasting change.
- Rep says Blake to meet with NYC mayor, police commissioner Updated: Sep-20-15 9:13 pm
NEW YORK - James Blake, the former tennis star who was tackled during a mistaken arrest by a New York City police officer plans to meet with the mayor and police commissioner, according to his spokeswoman.
- NY governor's aide shot before West Indian Day parade dies Updated: Sep-16-15 11:22 pm
NEW YORK - An aide to Gov. Andrew Cuomo who was shot in the crossfire between two gangs hours before the city's West Indian Day parade died Wednesday, police said.
- Feds crack down on synthetic pot ring; 10 men charged Updated: Sep-16-15 5:23 pm
NEW YORK - Ten men were charged on Wednesday with conspiring to manufacture synthetic marijuana laced with dangerous chemicals and distributed to retailers throughout New York City's five boroughs, fueling a public health crisis that's national in scope.
- Feds: Screening checkpoints, no fly-zone for Pope's NY visit Updated: Sep-10-15 9:07 pm
NEW YORK - Security measures in place for the "unprecedented challenge" of Pope Francis' visit to New York City this month will include screening checkpoints, airspace restrictions and a ban on balloons, selfie sticks and backpacks at papal events, federal and city officials said Thursday.