US Army Hero Dog During WWII Receives Posthumous MedalA U.S. Army dog that attacked a machine-gun nest during World War II was posthumously awarded Britain's highest honor for animal bravery on Monday.
16 Hurt, 4 Seriously, In Bronx FireThe Fire Department of New York says 16 people are hurt, four of them seriously, in a fire raging through a Bronx building.
Leader Of NYC Ballet Retiring Amid Misconduct InvestigationThe longtime leader of the New York City Ballet is retiring in the midst of an investigation into accusations of sexual misconduct by him.
Extreme Cold To Test New Year's Revelers; Some Events IcedDress in layers, lay off the booze and bring some hand warmers. Those are some of the tips offered for the huge crowd of revelers expected in Times Square for what could be one of the coldest New Year's Eve ball drops on record.
New York City Fire Kills 12, Investigators Say Child Was Playing With StoveNew York City's deadliest residential fire in decades spread through every floor of a Bronx apartment building within a matter of minutes.
Tightest Security Ever For New Year's After Deadly AttacksPolice are promising a bigger security detail than ever before in Times Square for this year's New Year's Eve celebration.
New York Jail Population Below 9,000 For 1st Time Since 1982New York City says its jail population is below 9,000 for the first time since 1982 and is hailing the drop as a step toward closing the notorious Rikers Island jail complex.
Property Manager Finds 4 People Dead In Basement ApartmentFour people were found dead Tuesday and may have been killed in a basement apartment in New York's capital region, police said.
Dutoit Out At 7 Symphonies Amid Sexual Assault AccusationsSymphonies in Boston, San Francisco and Sydney have severed ties with world-renowned conductor Charles Dutoit.
Would-Be Suicide Bomber In New York City Faces Court Hearing A would-be suicide bomber's botched attack on a Manhattan transportation hub underneath Times Square became an open-and-shut case after a search of his apartment and hearing the suspect's own words.
Pipe Bomb Strapped To Man Explodes In NYC Subway, Injuring 4A man with a pipe bomb strapped to him set off the crude device in the subway near Times Square on Monday.
Police Say NY Mall Evacuated After Gun Discharges Into FloorA crowded mall in New York's Hudson Valley was evacuated Sunday after a gun discharged into the floor, causing minor injuries to two bystanders, police said.