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At Least Seven Sought In Alleged Brooklyn Group Assault
The New York City Police Department says that as many as 20 men and women attacked two people at a Dekalb Avenue subway station in Brooklyn.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
The Show Will Go On, Says Elton John
The Elton John concert planned for Moscow this Friday will go ahead as planned, say organizers, who note that the singer felt obligated to perform his sold-out show.
Ghostly wailing sounds heard at New York's Freedom Tower
Erik Torkells captured some eerie sounds coming from the Freedom Tower area of MidTown, New York City, on November 27. The heavy winds rushing through and around the buildings and structures in the area seem to mimic screaming voices.
New York Daily News
New Coney Island YMCA opens Dec. 16
The long-awaited YMCA in Coney Island is set to open later this month, bringing with it a state-of-the-art facility for Brooklyn residents.
Bill Bratton named next New York police commissioner
Bill Bratton, a veteran police chief who has led departments across the country, was named on Thursday as New York City's next police commissioner, taking over a force credited with a sharp drop in violent crime but criticized for its tactics.
Your Weekend Starts Now 12/5/13
NY1's weekly segment "Your Weekend Starts Now" shows entertaining picks for great things to do this weekend all around the city.
Family Members Of Queens Woman Killed In Derailment Arrive In NYC
Family and friends are remembering Kisook Ahn, who was one of four people killed in Sunday's Metro-North derailment.
Rockefeller Center Christmas tree lights up
A wintry storm pushing through the western half of the country is bringing bitterly cold temperatures that prompted safety warnings for residents in the Rockies and threatened crops as far south as California.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
New York Daily News
Rockefeller Center Christmas tree lights up city
The mighty 76-foot Christmas tree is seen all lit up during the 81st Annual Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony at Rockefeller Center on Wednesday night.
Councilwoman Blames 'Knockout' Attacks on Tension Between Blacks and Jews
The alleged "knockout" attacks on Jewish residents of Crown Heights may stem from ongoing racial tension between the neighborhood's black and Jewish communities, a newly-elected Brooklyn politician said.
New York Post
My selfie with Brooklyn Bridge suicide dude
America's selfie obsession reached a new low on Tuesday when a woman snapped a cellphone self-portrait that also captured a suicidal man on the Brooklyn Bridge.
Erik Johnson, 24, First of Seven People Killed by NYC Drivers in Five Days
A young father struck while on his way to work was the first of at least seven people killed by New York City motorists since last Tuesday.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Photos: Staten Island's Marina Cafe reopens after being destroyed by Hurricane Sandy
Sam Corigliano was ready to close the doors on a 33-year-old Great Kills waterfront restaurant after flood waters from Hurricane Sandy inundated the Marina Cafe on Oct. 29, 2012.
NBC New York
NYPD Cop Accused in Mob Shakedown
An NYPD officer is accused of using his squad car to pull over the owner of a restaurant in Astoria and warning him to start paying the Albanian mob $4,000 cash a month or he and his family could be hurt, law enforcement officials say.
Artist who painted NY's American Museum of Natural History diorama dies in Vt.
A painter who created dioramas for the American Museum of Natural History in New York City has died.
Billy Joel plans Madison Square Garden residency
Billy Joel smiles during news conference at Madison Square Garden, Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013 in New York.
'Dead' Man Missing For 20 Years Returns, Wants to Be Declared Alive
EAST VILLAGE - A married father of three who says amnesia led to his disappearance for nearly two decades wants to reconnect with his family - and have himself declared undead.
Cellar dweller dies in Brooklyn SRO fire
From the Daily News : A fire that started in a basement of a Brooklyn home killed one person Monday afternoon, FDNY said.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
New York Daily News
Teen robbery suspect nabbed after escape
A Brooklyn teen robbery suspect escaped police custody Sunday night, but his handcuffs made it hard for him to hide.