Stephen Nessen appears in the following:
Thursday, September 11, 2014
It's the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks and many are making their annual journey to Ground Zero — but this year's commemoration is a little different.
Friday, September 05, 2014
Nearly two years after Sandy, five buildings at the Coney Island Houses have been approved for $108 million in FEMA funds.
Thursday, September 04, 2014
They were part of a nationwide day of protests calling for an increase in wages to $15 an hour and the right to unionize.
Wednesday, September 03, 2014
The mayor and city council speaker are offering a full-throated endorsement of Kathy Hochul for lieutenant governor, a candidate they're calling a "true progressive."
Tuesday, September 02, 2014
Speed cameras are "a wake-up call" to change bad behavior, says Mayor Bill de Blasio. And now more of them will be coming to school zones across the city.
Monday, September 01, 2014
Few people survive fiery plane crashes in rural areas of developing countries. Meditation expert Alan Lokos and his wife Susanna are part of that exclusive group.
Friday, August 29, 2014
The city's Build it Back program is expected to meet its self-imposed deadline of writing 500 reimbursement checks and beginning construction on 500 Sandy-damaged homes by Labor Day.
Monday, August 25, 2014
Mayor Bill de Blasio is holding himself and Police Commissioner Bill Bratton responsible for the second breach of security on the Brooklyn Bridge this summer.
Saturday, August 23, 2014
Thousands of protestors called for police accountability for the death of Eric Garner in Staten Island. The rally was billed as the "We Will Not Go Back" march.
Friday, August 22, 2014
Best thing about New York in the summer? It's not Shakespeare in the Park or Summer Stage. It's the little perks that only New Yorkers can appreciate.
Monday, June 30, 2014
Police Commissioner Bill Bratton has a new goal for the latest class of NYPD graduates: Save the children. The commissioner told the class of 610 cadets that he wanted them to help pr...
Friday, June 27, 2014
What was supposed to be victory speech, closing the chapter on a decades-long struggle to clear their names, turned into a tearful ceremony outside City Hall on Friday.
Thursday, June 26, 2014
Commuters from the Rockaways who've come to rely on the daily ferry service between Rockaway Beach and Lower Manhattan have been given another lifeline.
Thursday, June 19, 2014
In East New York, Brooklyn, basketball is king. But one group is hoping to teach children from low income and homeless families another meaning for the word "dribble."
Friday, June 06, 2014
The mentally ill, ex-convict accused of murdering a six-year-old Brooklyn boy in a public housing elevator was living at a nearby group home that has been the subject of numerous complaints and violations.
Friday, June 06, 2014
Hundreds of mourners packed an East New York church to remember the life of the six-year-old fatally stabbed in a public housing elevator on Sunday.
Wednesday, June 04, 2014
Residents of the Boulevard Houses are concerned the suspect has not been caught, and angry that more hasn't been done to protect the community.
Tuesday, June 03, 2014
This week is the 25th anniversary of protests that saw Chinese troops opening fire on students and citizens. Many leaders of that movement were jailed and later fled the country. One ...
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Welcome to the new beach season in the Rockaways. But beware the backhoes.
Monday, May 19, 2014
The last legal proceeding involving an Occupy Wall Street member has concluded, with a sentence of three months in jail for Cecily McMillan. Her conviction on felony assault spurred a popular outcry for leniency.