County sheriffs have asked to join the federal lawsuit challenging New York's tough new gun restrictions, calling some provisions vague and impossible to enforce fairly.
Environmental officials in New York City are warning the public to be on the lookout for an aggressive, air-breathing fish that may be invading the city's waterways.
The surviving Boston Marathon bombing suspect has told investigators that he and his brother discussed detonating the rest of their explosives in Times Square
Tiny New York town blanketed by four feet of snow in just two days.
A woman clutching her baby son in her arms plunged eight stories out of an apartment window to her death in an apparent suicide on Wednesday, but the baby survived, police said.
Authorities in upstate New York say the suspected gunman in a rampage at a car wash and a barbershop that left four people dead and two wounded has been killed by police Thursday morning in a shootout.
Police in the Mohawk Valley, N.Y., are searching for a suspect after shootings at two different locations left four people dead and at least two injured.
A judge has invalidated New York City's ban on large sugary drinks, ruling the ban is "arbitrary and capricious."
A state judge on Monday stopped Mayor Michael Bloomberg's administration from banning New York City restaurants and other venues from selling large sugary drinks.
As Disney's 'Oz' topped its opening weekend box office, the New York hometown of the original story's author is hoping for more people to learn there's no place like their home.
An armored truck in New York spews $11,000 worth of money.
A New York man passes away at his late wife's funeral.
That ban on big sodas being pushed by New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is about to spoil family pizza night.
New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, who has fought against smoking, big sugary drinks and salty food during his tenure, is setting his sights on a new foe: Styrofoam.
A public library in Washington Heights, New York received a book in the mail that had been checked out for 55 years.
Police are looking for three teens who approached a man in a New York City subway station, tried to take his jacket, and beat him with nunchucks when he resisted.
This kid was no killer -- but some callous Bronx cops sure treated him like one.
Apple iPhones have become so prone to being snatched by thieves and robbers that the criminal act has inspired a nickname: "Apple picking."
In New York, a dolphin somehow made its way into a canal in Brooklyn, splashing around in the frigid waters.
The brutal cold snap affecting much of the country is taking a devastating toll on victims of superstorm Sandy.