- Preservationist chosen to head NYC's Gracie Mansion Updated: May-22-15 8:00 am
NEW YORK - A preservationist has been chosen as executive director of the New York City mayor's official residence, Gracie Mansion.
- 2 members of NYC based heroin ring plead guilty Updated: May-22-15 7:47 am
NEW YORK - Two members of a New York City-based heroin distribution ring have pleaded guilty.
- NYC cemetery's exhibit marks end of Civil War 150 years ago Updated: May-22-15 7:35 am
NEW YORK - Brooklyn's historic Green-Wood Cemetery, last resting place for thousands of Civil War veterans, is opening an exhibit commemorating the 150th anniversary of the end of the nation's bloodiest conflict.
- NYPD releases video of bike-riding thefts suspect Updated: May-22-15 7:25 am
NEW YORK - The NYPD has released video of a bike rider accused of snatching valuables from at least 11 women in Manhattan.
- NYC man arrested after police chase on I-90 outside Albany Updated: May-22-15 6:47 am
EAST GREENBUSH, New York - A New York City man is behind bars after state police say he fled from a traffic stop on an Albany-area highway and rammed two trooper cars during a chase.
- Thunderbirds flyover is part of NYC Fleet Week Updated: May-22-15 6:41 am
NEW YORK - A flyover by the Air Force Thunderbirds is part of New York Fleet Week.
- Pedestrian fatally struck as vehicle backs up in Brooklyn Updated: May-22-15 6:18 am
NEW YORK - Police say a pedestrian has died after she was struck by a vehicle that was backing up at a Brooklyn intersection.
- Big days for deGrom, Duda lead Mets over Cardinals 5-0 Updated: May-22-15 12:57 am
NEW YORK - Jacob deGrom was simply overpowering. Almost perfect, too.
- Braves take advantage of Smith's ejection to beat Brewers Updated: May-22-15 12:11 am
- Men who smuggled guns to NYC on buses sentenced Updated: May-22-15 12:07 am
NEW YORK - A pair of Southern gun runners charged with smuggling firearms into New York City will be spending time behind bars.
- Slumping Red Sox fall to Rangers, Rodriguez 3-1 Updated: May-22-15 12:02 am
BOSTON - The Boston Red Sox are still waiting for the offensive firepower they expected after some big offseason signings.
- Rangers' Rodriguez keeps Red Sox bats quiet in 3-1 win Updated: May-21-15 11:18 pm
BOSTON - Wandy Rodriguez's plan worked very well. He simply kept Boston's struggling hitters confused.
- US beats Cuba 9-4 in wrestling exhibition in Times Square Updated: May-21-15 10:32 pm
NEW YORK - The video screens of Times Square shining a spotlight down on him, Olympic champion Jordan Burroughs smiled widely for the TV cameras as he described his goals of the last three years: "Trying to become a better interviewee."
- Prosecutors would face high bar in filing Amtrak charges Updated: May-21-15 9:18 pm
PHILADELPHIA - The Amtrak engineer at the controls of a train that derailed in Philadelphia, killing eight people, remains the focus of an inquiry by federal transportation safety investigators. But a second probe could prove more personally devastating: Prosecutors are trying to determine if he committed a crime.
- Manfred says Yanks have grounds to not pay A-Rod bonus Updated: May-21-15 8:30 pm
NEW YORK - Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said he thinks the New York Yankees have grounds not to pay Alex Rodriguez a $6 million marketing bonus for tying Willie Mays for fourth place on the career home run list.
- Ex-jail guard cites poor legal help, gets sentencing delayed Updated: May-21-15 8:28 pm
NEW YORK - A former jail guard convicted of ignoring the pleas of a dying inmate made a last-minute claim that his legal representation had been insufficient, leading a federal judge to postpone his sentencing on Thursday.
- Man convicted of setting up wife's killing sentenced to life Updated: May-21-15 7:24 pm
MORRISTOWN, New Jersey - A New York City man convicted of setting up the fatal shooting of his wife while they were on a walk with one of their young sons in New Jersey was sentenced to life in prison Thursday.
- Rangers searching for answers on defense against Lightning Updated: May-21-15 7:08 pm
TAMPA, Florida - Henrik Lundqvist seems baffled.
- Garcia goes 7 in return, but Cardinals lose 5-0 to Mets Updated: May-21-15 6:44 pm
- 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.
- From HRs to ejections, rarely a dull moment for Bryce Harper Updated: May-21-15 6:08 pm
WASHINGTON - There's rarely a dull moment when it comes to Bryce Harper.
- Suspect in slaying of wealthy family hunted in New York Updated: May-21-15 6:06 pm
WASHINGTON - Police and federal agents searched Thursday for a welder suspected in the slayings of a wealthy construction executive, his wife, their 10-year-old son and a housekeeper inside their Washington mansion last week.
- Isiah Thomas wants people to keep open mind about new job Updated: May-21-15 5:38 pm
GREENBURGH, New York - Isiah Thomas knew there would be questions when it was announced two weeks ago that he would be the new president of the New York Liberty. Thomas hopes that people will just keep an open mind.
- Ex-Rangers manager Washington rejoin Athletics as coach Updated: May-21-15 5:37 pm
- Houston Zoo opening new $28 million home for gorillas Updated: May-21-15 4:56 pm
HOUSTON - A family transplanted to Texas from New York City gets to show off their new $28 million digs for the first time this weekend - a 4,000-square-foot home on two acres of prime Houston real estate.