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Tuesday, January 21, 2014
The New York City medical examiner's office says that human remains found along the East River are those of 14 year-old Avonte Oquendo, an autistic student missing for three months.
Friday, January 17, 2014
In his first major legislative announcement, Mayor Bill de Blasio has proposed expanding paid sick leave to more workers in the city.
Thursday, January 16, 2014
"The game is slow enough as it is," says Liam O'Connor of Brooklyn, "so it’s not like it's going to take any more time."
Sunday, January 12, 2014
Several New York City Council members took their oaths of office on Sunday.
Thursday, January 09, 2014
Named New Jersey's Poet Laureate in 2002, Baraka was known for his powerful manifestos, from the racial fury of "Dutchman," to the September 11 diatribe "Somebody Blew Up America."
Wednesday, January 08, 2014
The Harlem Democrat was elected unanimously after her main rival withdrew just before the vote.
Tuesday, January 07, 2014
Gov. Andrew Cuomo plans to cut more than $2 billion in taxes for New Yorkers.
Monday, January 06, 2014
Reporting an animal cruelty case? You should now call 311 or 911 if you see a crime taking place.
Sunday, January 05, 2014
Hot cocoa and cider helped warm visitors and pass the time but some complained about the port-a-potty only, no restroom option.
Friday, January 03, 2014
It's Code Blue in New York City as the wind chill factor threatened to dip below zero late Friday and early Saturday.
Tuesday, December 31, 2013
Last-minute picks include those with deep government experience—including from the Obama Administration.
Monday, December 30, 2013
Central Park horse-drawn carriage drivers are up in arms over the mayor-elect's announcement that he's putting an end to their business.
Sunday, December 15, 2013
A former Port Authority official who allegedly ordered the mysterious lane closures at the George Washington Bridge has reportedly been buying Internet domain addresses that use the names of public officials.
Friday, December 13, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg is extending east river ferry service for five more years.
Tuesday, December 10, 2013
A block of River Avenue in the Bronx is about to become "Rivera Avenue."
Tuesday, December 10, 2013
The city council has approved a bill requiring the FDNY to change how it tracks response times to emergencies. That bill came to the council after a four-year-old Manhattan girl was struck and killed by an SUV in June. It took an ambulance eight minutes to arrive after a call was made to 911.
Sunday, December 08, 2013
Police and the city's Information Technology and Telecommunications Department unveiled the new map Sunday, which lets people search and see basic data on the incidence of seven major crimes, by address, ZIP code or police precinct. What are you learning about your neighborhood?
Wednesday, December 04, 2013
Was highway hypnosis behind Sunday's deadly derailment of a MetroNorth commuter train?
Monday, December 02, 2013
Jim Lovell and Kisook Ahn left behind communities of people who loved them. WNYC's Janet Babin has this remembrance.
Sunday, December 01, 2013
A Metro-North train derailed on a curved section of track in the Bronx on Sunday morning, coming to rest just inches from the water and causing multiple fatalities and dozens of injuries, authorities said.