New York Gets Tougher On Community Center Bomb Threats

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has signed into law new penalties for those who make bomb threats against community centers. The Democratic governor approved the...

VIDEO: WCBS 880 Radio Veteran Fran Schneidau Dies At 79

(VIDEO IN EXTENDED ARTICLE) A longtime WCBS radio reporter whose distinctive voice could be heard delivering Connecticut news for 39 years has died. Fran Schneidau...

Standing Tall, Bill de Blasio Celebrates Rising Poll Numbers

As the most progressive candidate in the race for mayor, Public Advocate Bill de Blasio never managed to capitalize on his Union and progressive support to...

Yeshiva University Evacuated After Suspicious Package At Belfer Hall [UPDATED 1:15PM ET]

1:15PM ET: Yeshiva University has just released the following statement regarding the "all clear" by the NYPD: Alleged suspicious package reported inside the mailbox in...

WATCH: New MTA President Takes Over; ‘There Is No Gain Without Some Pain’

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Blog Claiming To Be Chelsea Bomber’s Manifesto Being Investigated By The NYPD

The FBI is evaluating a claim of responsibility for the New York City bombing on the social blogging service Tumblr. A law enforcement official told...

NYC: MTA Fare Hikes Go into Effect

Fare hikes went into effect on the Long Island Rail Road and Metro-North Rail Road on Friday, and by the end of the weekend,...

Radical Muslim Extremist Ramblings Found With Terrorist Ahmad Khan Rahami

Two U.S. officials say a notebook with extremist ramblings was found when the man suspected of placing bombs in New York City and New...

NYC, Parents Prepare For School-Bus Strike

A school bus strike that would leave 152,000 New York City children scrambling to get to school was nearing, as parents tried to find...

MTA Fare and Toll Hikes to Go into Effect in March

The fares on New York City's subways and buses will increase for the third time in three years Sunday, along with increases to tolls...

Felder’s Workshop Highlights Success Of Transportation Law

As his after 4 P.M. school bus program enters its second year, Senator Simcha Felder (D-Brooklyn) took time last week at a workshop for...

Williamsburg: Councilman Levin, Rabbi David Niederman Applaud NYPD For Hate Crime Arrest

Following news that the NYPD have charged the man they have been questioning in the Brooklyn mezuzah arsons, 35-year-old Rubin Ubiles, Council Member Stephen...

NYC: Citi Bike Marks One Year Anniversary

Citi Bike hits its one year anniversary. Launched last Memorial Day, the ride-share program has been helping New Yorkers and tourists alike pedal around the...

New York Advances Drone Industry With Testing Corridor

A coalition in upstate New York is creating a 50-mile (80-kilometer) corridor where unmanned aircraft can safely fly beyond the line of sight and...

Treyger and Housing Recovery Director Amy Peterson Tour Coney Island and Sea Gate to...

Brooklyn – Council Member Mark Treyger, Chairman of the City Council’s Recovery and Resiliency Committee, led newly-appointed Housing Recovery Office Director Amy Peterson on...

Crews A No-Show For Some Trains Amid Penn Station Repairs

New Jersey Transit says some trains have been canceled this week because engineers are choosing not to work under the terms of their contract...

Snow, Sleet, Freezing Rain In Northern NYC Suburbs

Residents in New York City's northern suburbs woke up to a mix of snow, sleet and freezing rain. Early commuters on Monday inched along treacherous,...

WATCH: NYPD Mistakenly Swarms Trump Supporter Because Of MAGA Hat

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