- Finally, NY Mayor Bill de Blasio returns to Staten Island Updated: May-21-15 6:34 pm
NEW YORK - Since Mayor Bill de Blasio's last official public event on Staten Island, to see if a groundhog spotted its shadow, he has traveled to Nebraska, Iowa, Wisconsin, California and the nation's capital.
- Man found dead off Staten Island, 2nd man dead in Chelsea Updated: May-16-15 3:59 pm
NEW YORK - A man's decomposed body has washed ashore on Staten Island.
- New York City Council minority leader to resign Updated: May-15-15 12:29 pm
NEW YORK - The minority leader of the New York City Council will be resigning his post.
- Daniel Master becomes acting Staten Island district attorney Updated: May-13-15 5:44 am
NEW YORK - Daniel L. Master Jr. is now the acting district attorney on Staten Island.
- Man arrested in fatal Staten Island stabbings Updated: May-12-15 11:16 pm
NEW YORK - Police say a 22-year-old man has been arrested in connection to a stabbing on Staten Island that killed a teenager and left two others injured.
- NYPD investigating shootings in Manhattan, Staten Island Updated: May-10-15 10:35 am
NEW YORK - The New York Police Department is investigating the deaths of two men in separate shooting incidents in Manhattan and Staten Island.
- Prosecutor in Eric Garner chokehold case elected to Congress Updated: May-06-15 9:00 am
NEW YORK - A U.S. House seat in deeply Democratic New York City will remain under Republican control.
- Special election in New York City for Grimm, Assembly seats Updated: May-04-15 4:13 pm
NEW YORK - Voters in Staten Island and certain sections of Brooklyn are getting another chance to make their political preferences known as a special election is held Tuesday to fill a vacancy in the state Assembly and another in Congress after a Republican's tax evasion conviction.
- NY relatives of those killed by police call for prosecutor Updated: Apr-28-15 8:04 pm
ALBANY, New York - The relatives of eight people killed by police called on Gov. Andrew Cuomo to order a special prosecutor to investigate such deaths and said he agreed to do so if his legislative proposal fails to establish a monitor to review them.
- Chokehold case questions follow NY congressional candidate Updated: Apr-25-15 12:47 pm
NEW YORK - Even if Dan Donovan prefers to talk about Iran, immigration or taxes, there's another topic the Republican congressional hopeful can't avoid: the death of Eric Garner at the hands of a police officer.
- 13 kittens abandoned on SI roadside looking for homes Updated: Apr-23-15 7:16 am
NEW YORK - Thirteen kittens abandoned inside a cardboard box on a Staten Island roadside are doing fine and looking to find homes.