Disappointed At EITC’S Exclusion From Budget, Hikind Vows To Fight On

Assemblyman Dov Hikind (D-Brooklyn) expressed his dismay at the exclusion of the Education Investment Tax Credits Act (EITC) from Albany’s budget. “My colleagues and I—along...

NY Gets Go Ahead For New Weather Detection System

New York will soon begin work on a new weather detection system intended to provide better data on floods, wildfires and severe weather. Gov. Andrew...

Bridgegate Defendants Cite New Ruling In Seeking Reversals

Two former allies of Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie are pinning hopes of having their George Washington Bridge lane-closing convictions reversed on a...

The Latest: Manhattan Terrorist Pledged Allegiance To ISIS In Handwritten Note

The New York Daily News reports the terrorist in the deadly Manhattan truck ramming and shooting attack was inspired by ISIS, and pledged allegiance...

Brooklyn: LICH Bid Winner to Maintain Full Service Hospital

There will soon be a new group in charge of Brooklyn's Long Island College Hospital. The non-profit Brooklyn Health Partners has won the bid to...

NYC: Boy’s Family Claims 7-Year-Old Was Handcuffed For Hours

A 7-year-old Bronx boy’s family says he was handcuffed after being falsely accused of stealing $5 from another student after school. His mother, Frances Mendez,...

VIRAL VIDEO: Boro Park Residents vs NYPD Traffic Agent Trying To Tow Vehicle; NYPD...

The attached footage went viral on social media on Thursday night. According to information available to YWN, this incident occurred on Thursday morning at around...

FLASHBACK: Massive Destruction In Sea Gate Caused By Sandy [VIDEO]

YWN was the first news agency to publish photos and videos of the devastation caused by Superstorm Sandy. This is what YWN published two years...

NYPD Deploys Body-Worn Cameras In The Washington Heights Neighborhood Of Manhattan

Today the New York City Police Department began the rollout of its police officer body-worn camera (BWC) pilot program in the 34 Precinct, covering...

PHOTOS: Robbery At Sovereign Bank In Boro Park

The Sovereign Bank on 13th Avenue and 49th Street was robbed a few days ago. The perpetrator was not apprehended, and detectives are working...

Greenfield and Community Board 12 Discuss ‘Through-Streets’ With Sanitation Commissioner to Reduce Boro Park...

Recently Councilman Greenfield sat down with the new Department of Sanitation Commissioner Kathryn Garcia to tackle the biggest traffic issue Boro Park faces –...

Goldfeder, ‘Stop the Violence Softball League’ Step Up to the Plate for Historic ‘Unity...

This past Sunday, Assemblyman Phil Goldfeder (D - Far Rockaway) held an historic community softball game in partnership with the Stop the Violence Softball...

NYC Bombing Suspect Ahmad Khan Rahimi Indicted

Federal prosecutors boosted their case Wednesday against a man charged with setting off bombs in New Jersey and New York that injured 30 people,...

VIDEO: NYC Jewelry Store Video Shows Suspect Having Trouble Smashing Glass

A smash-and-grab robber at a New York City jewelry store had a little trouble with the smashing part. Surveillance video shows two men wearing overcoats,...

NYC: Heavy Rain & Potentially Severe Weather Today, Rain to Linger This Weekend

Per consult with the National Weather Service: A cold front will move into the area today bringing an increased threat of heavy showers and thunderstorms....

Getaway Driver Acquitted In NYPD Officer’s Shooting Death

The man suspected of driving the getaway car in a botched robbery where a New York City police officer died has been cleared of...

Hikind: Linda Sarsour’s Own Words – Incitement, Terrosist Support – Must Be Addressed

Assemblyman Dov Hikind (D-Brooklyn) stood with a gathering of women today from all walks of Brooklyn life to expose terror propagandist Linda Sarsour. CUNY’s...

Lawmakers To Weigh Sheldon Silver’s Fate, Call For His Ouster Increases

Democrats in New York’s state Assembly are debating whether to call for the ouster of their longtime leader, Speaker Sheldon Silver, following federal corruption...

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