- Con Ed worker rescues toddler from Bronx window ledge Updated: Oct-10-15 11:10 am
NEW YORK - A Con Edison worker rescued a toddler who was in danger of falling from a window ledge in the Bronx.
- Charter school magnate opts against NYC mayoral bid Updated: Oct-08-15 1:07 pm
NEW YORK - Eva Moskowitz, the leader of a major chain of New York City charter schools and an outspoken critic of Mayor Bill de Blasio, ended months of speculation Thursday by declaring she won't run for mayor in 2017.
- Jennifer Hudson sings at Brooklyn charter schools rally Updated: Oct-07-15 1:56 pm
NEW YORK - Grammy- and Oscar-winning star Jennifer Hudson, introduced by two little girls, performed Wednesday for thousands of cheering charter school supporters in Brooklyn.
- NYPD looking for suspect in 3 groping incidents Updated: Oct-07-15 5:51 am
NEW YORK - Police are looking for a suspect who groped three boys in separate incidents inside a Bronx park.
- Mom accused of tossing newborn girl had baby son die in 2008 Updated: Sep-30-15 5:19 pm
NEW YORK - A woman charged this week with tossing her newborn daughter to her death from a seventh-story window had an infant son die seven years ago, and prosecutors have now reopened their investigation into his death, authorities said Wednesday.
- New NYC Legionnaires' disease outbreak kills 1, sickens 12 Updated: Sep-30-15 5:06 pm
NEW YORK - A new Legionnaires' disease cluster discovered in the Bronx has killed one person and sickened 12 others just a month after the largest outbreak of the disease in New York City history, health officials said Wednesday.
- Livery cab jumps curb in Bronx, injuring young kids and mom Updated: Sep-30-15 4:55 pm
NEW YORK - Two children were seriously injured when a livery cab jumped a curb and slammed into them and their mother and two other kids on a Bronx sidewalk.
- 3 new Legionnaires' cases confirmed in new Bronx cluster Updated: Sep-29-15 7:46 pm
NEW YORK - New York City health officials say three more cases have been confirmed in a new cluster of Legionnaires' disease in the Bronx.
- Authorities seize $30M worth of heroin in Bronx, Yonkers Updated: Sep-29-15 8:37 am
NEW YORK - Authorities have seized $30 million worth of heroin in a drug bust in the Bronx and Yonkers.
- Motorcyclist killed by car making U-turn in the Bronx Updated: Sep-28-15 5:34 am
NEW YORK - Police say a motorcyclist was struck and killed by a car making a U-turn in the Bronx.
- Bronx DA gets Democratic nod for state Supreme Court Updated: Sep-25-15 6:20 am
NEW YORK - The Bronx district attorney has secured the Democratic nomination for state Supreme Court justice.
- Police looking for suspect in Bronx shooting Updated: Sep-25-15 5:28 am
NEW YORK - The NYPD is seeking the public's help in identifying the suspect who shot and injured a man during a dispute outside a Bronx building last week.
- 2 million synthetic marijuana packets seized in Bronx bust Updated: Sep-24-15 7:10 am
NEW YORK - Police have seized approximately 2 million packets of synthetic marijuana with a combined street value of $10 million from a Bronx garage.
- NYPD: Man arrested in fatal shooting of Bronx cabbie Updated: Sep-23-15 11:42 pm
NEW YORK - Police have arrested a man in connection with the shooting death of a taxi driver in the Bronx.
- Goodbye Yogi: Remembering Berra's glory years from afar Updated: Sep-23-15 7:34 pm
LONDON - The death of Yogi Berra means little to most in Britain, where baseball is widely seen as a stand-around, action-free imitation of cricket favored by the colonials for reasons that are impossible to comprehend.
- NY's Roberto Clemente Park to undergo $35M renovation Updated: Sep-23-15 3:06 pm
NEW YORK - New York officials say they'll spend $35 million to make Roberto Clemente State Park in the Bronx more resilient after Superstorm Sandy.
- Man gets probation for selling fake Viagra, Cialis pills Updated: Sep-23-15 1:53 pm
NEW YORK - A man has been sentenced in New York City to five years on probation for selling fake Viagra and Cialis pills that were less potent and filled with rubber.
- Fordham beats Columbia 44-24 for Lions' 22nd straight loss Updated: Sep-19-15 7:50 pm
NEW YORK - Kevin Anderson threw five touchdown passes and Fordham beat Columbia 44-24 on Saturday to extend the Lions' losing streak to 22 games.
- Oakland pitching prospect still critical after NY shooting Updated: Sep-19-15 3:39 pm
NEW YORK - An Oakland Athletics minor leaguer is fighting for his life after he was shot in a fast-food parking lot in New York.
- Bronx DA seeking nomination to become judge Updated: Sep-18-15 8:39 pm
NEW YORK - Bronx District Attorney Robert Johnson says he wants to be nominated to become a state Supreme Court judge.
- Bronx woman charged in pit-bull attack Updated: Sep-14-15 6:19 am
NEW YORK - A Bronx woman has been charged after her two pit bulls attacked a man during an argument.
- 3 dead after motorcycle, bicycle accidents in NYC Updated: Sep-12-15 10:33 pm
NEW YORK - Two motorcycle riders and a bicyclist are dead after accidents in the Bronx and Brooklyn.
- Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra to open season in the Bronx Updated: Sep-11-15 4:39 pm
NEW YORK - Wynton Marsalis' Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra is opening its new season away from home, but for Bronx-born Nuyorican bassist Carlos Henriquez it will be a homecoming.
- New York City libraries to increase hours, renovate branches Updated: Sep-10-15 3:03 pm
NEW YORK - Some library branches in New York City will be renovated and others will remain open later thanks to a $43 million increase in funds to city libraries.