Two NYPD Officers Shot In Boro Park Train Station; Gunman Shot Dead [7:45PM EST]

Two NYPD Officers were shot in the train station on Fort Hamilton Parkway and 62nd Street, law enforcement sources confirm to YWN. Both officers were...

Off-Duty NYPD Officer Shot In Bronx

An off-duty police officer was shot in the leg during an apparent robbery in the Bronx, law enforcement sources say. The officer was shot at...

UK Extradites Al-Qaida Suspect To US Over Plot to Blow Up NYC Subway

Police in Britain have extradited a terror suspect to the United States to face charges that he took part in an alleged al-Qaida plot...

NY Pension Fund Sues Qualcomm For Political Records

New York State's $150-billion public pension fund has sued Qualcomm Inc., seeking to force the chip maker to reveal its political spending, according to...

Ideas for Fixing New York Before Next Big Storm

As a congressional delay put into potential jeopardy a $60 billion in federal aid to rebuild from superstorm Sandy, leaders tapped by New York...

DeBlasio Rips Quinn Over Decision To Keep Ray Kelly As NYPD Commisioner

Democratic mayoral contender Bill de Blasio yesterday tore into rival Christine Quinn’s decision to keep Ray Kelly on as police commissioner if she is...

As Taxi Fares Increase, Riders’ Tips Fail to Keep Pace

Detractors have long cast a yellow taxi ride in New York as something of an urban surrender — a necessary expense when the subway...

More Than 8 Weeks After Sandy, Rockaway Residents Still Face Major Mold Problems

Life after Superstorm Sandy includes a health hazard that is sometimes pesky, sometimes serious and continues to keep many out of their homes. Now some...

NYC: Chilly Temperatures Continue

Chilly winds continue to whip across Greater New York on Thursday as some of the coldest air since last January makes its way into...

Suspect in Fatal Subway Push Accused of Hitting Correction Officer

A woman accused of fatally pushing a man into the path of a subway train assaulted a correction officer shortly after arriving at a...

Cuomo to Fill Vacancy Soon on NY’s Top Court

Gov. Andrew Cuomo will shortly fill the first of two vacancies on New York's top court, following the retirement of Judge Carmen Beauchamp Ciparick...

Brooklyn: Man Shot After Threatening Police

A person has been critically wounded after being shot by police inside a building in Brooklyn, law enforcement sources say. Witness and sources said...

Bloomberg Shrugs Off House Failure to Vote on Superstorm Sandy Aid

While his fellow elected officials raged against the House of Representatives failure to bring a $60 billion Superstorm Sandy aid package to a vote...

FDNY Achieves Two Records In 2012

Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg and Fire Commissioner Salvatore J. Cassano today announced two new records achieved by the FDNY in 2012: the fewest civilian...

Nadler Denounces GOP Move to Block Vote for Sandy Funding

Today, Congressman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY), representative of Brooklyn and Lower Manhattan communities hit hard by Hurricane Sandy, condemned the House GOP Leadership’s decision to...

Brooklyn: Murder Rate Lowest Since 1960

Kings County District Attorney Charles J. Hynes today hailed the people of Brooklyn, the county’s elected officials and the New York Police Department for...

1 Dead As Crash Shuts Down LIE In Queens

A fatal accident on the Long Island Expressway shut down the highway in Queens early Wednesday. All eastbound lanes were closed near 108th Street after...

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