New York City officials declared a public health emergency on after almost 300 cases of measles in the city, announcing fines of up to $1,000 if people disobey the mandatory vaccination order.
A former cast member of the reality TV series “Bad Girls Club” was sentenced to a year in prison for stealing the debit card information of a man found dead from a drug overdose in his Manhattan apartment.
A measles outbreak in a New York suburb has sickened scores of people and stoked long-smoldering tensions between the ultra-Orthodox Jewish community and the secular world at large.
Residents and several local lawmakers strongly opposed the deal that would have brought another Amazon HQ to Long Island City in Queens. The company said it won’t reopen the search for another location.
In a unanimous vote, the New York City Council moved to honor The Notorious B.I.G. and the Wu-Tang Clan, along with folk legend Woody Guthrie.
During the meeting school officials denied reports, that the students were questioned and searched by a school nurse and an assistant principal who accused them of drug possession.
This woman riding the MTA in New York City assaulted & hurled racist remarks at an Asian passenger.
“The owner of the company had no business putting a failed vehicle on the road,” Gov. Andrew Cuomo said on Monday about the car that had recently failed an inspection.
Three infants and two adults were slashed in an early morning attack at a day care in Queens, New York, according to police.
NYC becomes the first American city to restrict the explosive growth in ride-sharing cars.