- 3 million people expected to attend NYC Thanksgiving parade Updated: Nov-26-15 1:11 am
NEW YORK - As millions of Americans prepare to celebrate Thanksgiving, security will be tight in New York City with a record number of police officers patrolling the annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.
- Manhattan beats George Mason 69-67 Updated: Nov-25-15 9:46 pm
RIVERDALE, New York - Shane Richards sank a jumper with a second to go that made the difference and Manhattan edged George Mason 69-67 on Wednesday night.
- NY court hears arguments on fantasy sports Updated: Nov-25-15 4:39 pm
NEW YORK - A judge said Wednesday he would not take long to rule on a motion by New York's top law enforcement official to stop the country's two biggest daily fantasy sports companies from operating following two hours of arguments in a packed Manhattan courtroom.
- Plan would limit, but not eliminate, carriage horses in NYC Updated: Nov-24-15 5:37 pm
NEW YORK - A new plan is being discussed to reduce the number of - but not eliminate - horse carriages on New York City.
- NYC man pleads not guilty in police officer's death Updated: Nov-24-15 12:52 pm
NEW YORK - A man accused of gunning down a New York City police officer has pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder and other charges.
- Tony Awards telecast finds a home for 2016 further uptown Updated: Nov-24-15 10:15 am
NEW YORK - The next Tony Awards have found a home - a familiar one but one far from Broadway.
- NYC Mayor de Blasio outlines plan to treat mental illness Updated: Nov-23-15 6:20 pm
NEW YORK - New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio's eyes watered and his face flushed. His voice faltered and, at one point as he struggled for the next sentence, his two college-aged children each placed a hand on his back to steady him.
- Adele Mailer, former wife of Norman Mailer, dead at age 90 Updated: Nov-23-15 5:11 pm
NEW YORK - Adele Morales Mailer, an actress and artist who studied under Lee Strasberg and Hans Hoffman, but found unwanted fame as the stabbing victim of her then-husband Norman Mailer, died Sunday at age 90 at New York-Presbyterian Hospital.
- 2 arrested in connection with midtown Manhattan shooting Updated: Nov-23-15 8:24 am
NEW YORK - The NYPD has arrested and charged two men in connection with a fatal shooting near New York's Penn Station earlier this month.
- NYC emergency responders go through active shooter drill Updated: Nov-22-15 6:14 pm
NEW YORK - Hundreds of emergency responders simulated a subway terror attack on Sunday, days before one of the city's biggest public events: the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.
- 2 men from NYC named among 32 Rhodes scholars Updated: Nov-22-15 3:42 pm
NEW YORK - Two New York City men are among the 32 American college students chosen as Rhodes scholars, the Rhodes Trust announced Sunday.
- Bucknell makes 31 free throws in beating Manhattan 80-67 Updated: Nov-21-15 9:30 pm
RIVERDALE, New York - Zach Thomas scored 15 points and grabbed 10 rebounds and Bucknell scored 31 points at the free-throw line in defeating Manhattan 80-67 on Saturday night.
- Architect selected for planned arts center at WTC Updated: Nov-20-15 7:40 am
NEW YORK - An architect has been selected for the long-delayed performing arts center at the World Trade Center site.
- Trial witness: Ex-NY Senate leader badgered him to help son Updated: Nov-19-15 7:49 pm
NEW YORK - A real estate company executive testified Thursday that he felt badgered and uncomfortable when he got what he believed to be inappropriate requests from a temperamental former New York Senate leader to help his son.
- State faults Con Ed in Harlem blast that killed 8 in 2014 Updated: Nov-19-15 5:19 pm
NEW YORK - Consolidated Edison violated state safety regulations in connection with a 2014 East Harlem blast that killed eight people and hurt dozens more, a state commission said Thursday.
- NYC officials: New Islamic State video is marketing fear Updated: Nov-19-15 3:39 pm
NEW YORK - A newly released Islamic State group video that briefly depicts images of Times Square is an advertisement for the terrorist organization meant to market fear, city officials said Thursday.
- Calls mount to remove metal detectors from NYC schools Updated: Nov-18-15 2:42 pm
NEW YORK - A student has not been shot in a New York City school over the past 13 years, an era when school shootings across the United States have become sadly commonplace. But there is a growing cry to rid the city's schools of metal detectors, the very tool some observers credit with keeping them safe.
- Paris attacks lead Americans to wonder about US safety Updated: Nov-18-15 9:45 am
NEW YORK - From cafes in New York to tailgate parties in the heartland, the bloodbath in Paris is forcing Americans to ponder the awful possibility of terrorist attacks on "soft targets" in the U.S. such as restaurants, bars and other ordinary gathering spots.
- Bebe Neuwirth to join faculty of Manhattan School of Music Updated: Nov-17-15 9:39 pm
NEW YORK - Bebe Neuwirth is going back to school - the Emmy and Tony winner will be artistic adviser at the Manhattan School of Music's new bachelor's degree program in musical theater.
- Suspect arrested in 3 assaults on women in Manhattan Updated: Nov-14-15 9:24 am
NEW YORK - A 20-year-old man has been arrested on charges he raped one woman and assaulted two others in Manhattan.
- Police deploy extra units in NYC in wake of Paris attacks Updated: Nov-14-15 12:46 am
NEW YORK - Police deployed extra units to crowded areas of the city and were on heightened alert after scores of people were killed Friday in a series of shootings and bombings in Paris. New York officials said they were acting out of abundance of caution and there were no known threats to the area.
- Subway Wi-Fi service expands to 37 more stations Updated: Nov-12-15 1:58 pm
NEW YORK - The MTA is announcing the expansion of subway Wi-Fi service to 21 underground stations in the Bronx and 16 additional Manhattan stations.
- Cirque du Soleil turns its attention to cracking New York Updated: Nov-12-15 8:26 am
NEW YORK - After years of treating New York somewhat warily, like a dangerous high-wire act, Cirque du Soleil is ready to flip over the Big Apple.
- Fans wait - and wait - to see LaBeouf watch his own movies Updated: Nov-11-15 8:20 pm
NEW YORK - Why did actor Shia LaBeouf invite his fans to watch all the movies he's ever made with him during a three-day (and two-night) marathon at a Manhattan theater? Or to watch him watching via livestream, witnessing the drama of him occasionally stroking his beard, sipping from a cup or scratching his nose?
- Cuomo raising minimum wage for new York state empoyees Updated: Nov-10-15 3:02 pm
NEW YORK - New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is raising the minimum wage for about 10,000 state workers to $15 an hour over the next six years.