NY Could Might Make It Illegal To Text While WalkingCrossing the street here can be challenging any time, and you might be even less likely to notice that honking cab or zooming bicyclist if you're looking at your phone. Now, it could become illegal to do so.
Video Shows Dog Forced To Drink Beer At Fraternity PartyThe five second video posted on Snapchat was taken at an off-campus Hofstra University fraternity.
100-Year-Old Playwright Finally Catches His Big BreakA senior is experiencing a dream come true at the age of 100. The frustrated playwright finally has a play he wrote being produced on a New York City stage.
Dog Breaks Out Of House, Leads Police Back Home To Save Owner From Gas LeakA dog in Westchester County is being hailed a hero after breaking out of her home to save her owner’s life.
Woman Freed After Being Trapped In Elevator For Three DaysA woman is in good condition after being trapped in a stuck elevator in a private residence while the owners were away for the weekend.
NYC Saw Lowest Number Of Homicides In Decades In 2018New York City may have ended 2018 with the fewest homicides in decades, but it didn't take long into 2019 to register a sad statistic: the first killing of the new year.
Mail Bomb Suspect Cesar Sayoc To Face Judge Tuesday In ManhattanThe man accused of mailing pipe bombs to prominent critics of President Donald Trump will face a federal judge Tuesday in New York City.
Police: Babysitter Torches Fiance’s Car With Child In Her Care PresentA mother says she thought she was doing everything right, hiring the 31-year-old woman in August to babysit her one-year-old son for 40 hours a week at their Upper West Side apartment.
Limo Crash In Upstate New York Kills 20 PeopleA serene fall day in upstate New York became the backdrop for a nightmare when a limo carrying 18 people blew through an intersection Saturday afternoon and slammed into an empty SUV outside a packed country store in Schoharie, New York.
Limo Crash In Upstate New York Kills 20 PeopleA crash involving a limousine in upstate New York led to the death of 18 people inside the vehicle and two pedestrians.
Cuomo, Nixon Square Off In Long-Awaited New York Democratic Primary DebateGovernor Andrew Cuomo and challenger Cynthia Nixon each made their case to New York's Democratic voters Wednesday night.
Lucky Cat Survives Being Hit By Two Cars, Reunited With OwnerA cat in upstate New York used up two of his nine lives when he was hit by a pair of vehicles on a rural road.
Police: Baby's Body Pulled From Water Near Brooklyn BridgeAuthorities are investigating the death of a baby who was found floating in the water near the Brooklyn Bridge on Sunday.
Kushner Tenants: We Were Pushed Out For Luxury Condo BuyersMore than a dozen current and former residents of the building told The Associated Press that they believe the Kushner Cos.' relentless construction, along with rent hikes of $500 a month or more, was part of a campaign to push tenants out of rent-stabilized apartments and bring high-paying condo buyers in.
Bus Rider Tells Woman In Headscarf 'ICE Should Take Her Kids Away'A woman wearing a Muslim headscarf on a New York transit bus going to Staten Island was subject to racial taunts from another passenger, according to a video posted to social media.