Greenfield to School Bus Union: You Owe Parents Notice Before Calling Drivers Strike

Councilman David G. Greenfield is calling on negotiators for Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Local 1181 of the Amalgamated Transit Union to continue negotiations in...

NYC School Bus Strike Threatened For Monday

More than 150,000 New York City public school students may have to find other ways to get to school Monday morning. The union representing the...

In NYC, A Proposal To Put Retired Cops In Schools

From New York’s Staten Island borough, an idea has emerged to tap into the city’s vast network of retired police officers as an armed...

Speaker Quinn Urges FEMA to Include Houses of Worship Affected by Sandy as Eligible...

Today, NYC Council Speaker Christine C. Quinn released a letter she submitted to FEMA Administrator Craig Fugate, urging FEMA and the U.S. Department of...

Bloomberg’s Weekly Radio Address Sunday Jan 6

The following is the text of Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg’s weekly radio address as prepared for delivery on 1010 WINS News Radio for Sunday,...

Gov Cuomo Announces Health Insurance Consumers Will Save $500 Million After Cuts In Insurer...

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that New Yorkers will save more than $500 million on health insurance premiums in 2013 because the Department...

New FDNY EMS Station Opening In Manhattan

Fire Commissioner Salvatore J. Cassano will cut the ribbon on a new FDNY EMS Station, located at 501 West 172nd Street in Manhattan on...

Lower East Side: 16-Year-Old Boy Shot & Killed

A 16-year-old boy was shot and killed in Manhattan Friday night, authorities said. Police discovered the body of Raphael Ward outside the Baruch Houses on...

After NYC Subway Deaths, Barriers Get New Eye

Every day, throngs of riders stand on the edge of danger in the nation's busiest subway system, waiting on platforms with nothing between them...

Flatbush: Three Killed in Early Morning Crash On Ave U & E. 5

Three passengers were killed Saturday in an early-morning collision between two vehicles in Brooklyn, police said. Andre Capers-Jones, 26, and Leonora Lavaud, 24, both of...

Grand Jury Indicts NYC ‘Terrorist Encyclopedia’ Bomb Suspect

A grand jury indicted a New York man arrested on Saturday after police found an explosive compound, bomb-making manuals and weapons in a Greenwich...

NYPD iPhone App Allows Users To Report Crimes, View Stats

New Yorkers can now have the city's finest in the palm of their hand with a new app available for iPhones and iPads. The New...

Brooklyn: Upcoming Public Hearing on Proposed City Council Districts

Assemblywoman Rhoda Jacobs (D - Brooklyn) tells YWN that the NYC Districting Commission will be holding a public hearing for Brooklyn residents to provide...

Cop Released From Hospital After Being Shot on Subway in Brooklyn

Bagpipes played and dozens of cops cheered as the first of three officers shot in Thursday night's mayhem was released Friday morning after being...

LaGuardia Bound Pilot Arrested On Alcohol Suspicion

A pilot was removed from an American Eagle flight Friday morning and taken into custody at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport on suspicion of being...

NYC: MTA Expanding Bus Service, Offering New Routes

Starting this weekend, New Yorkers will have dozens of new ways to get around the five boroughs. The MTA is adding and extending around 40...

Mayor Bloomberg & NYPD Commissioner Give Update On Shooting Of 3 Officers In 2...

The following are Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg’s remarks as delivered at Lutheran Medical Center Thursday evening: “Good evening. Tonight – separated by a single hour...

NY Commission Proposes Fuel Reserve

A panel commissioned by Gov. Andrew Cuomo to bolster preparations for the next superstorm has recommended a state fuel reserve, citizen training, tougher building...

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