Boy seriously injured when wind sends inflatable bounce house soaring into the sky.
New York Rep. Michael Grimm was indicted Monday on 20 counts of fraud and other charges relating to a Manhattan restaurant he owned and operated, accused by federal prosecutors of evading the IRS and making over $1 million in revenue "disappear."
Music teacher accused of pawning school's instruments to fuel heroin habit.
The town of Mayville, New York constructs giant ice castle for annual winter festival.
A federal judge in New York has ruled that the National Security Agency's massive collection of American citizens' telephone records is both legal and useful.
Train engineer now says he nodded off just before Sunday's deadly New York commuter train accident.
A wanted sex offender out of New York who'd taken up a new identity is now behind bars in Comanche County.
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.
Residents of a New York town are baffled by a vandal who has damaged at least 17 cars by throwing fruit at them.
The mother of a 7-year-old boy who was found with a loaded handgun in his book bag at a school in New York's Far Rockaway has been arrested in connection with the incident.
Two handguns and two pistol permits were reportedly stolen from the New York home of a man whose name and address appear on the website of a local newspaper as a gun owner.
An important piece of the new World Trade Center is being put into its place.
Vote comes exactly one month after Sandy Hook massacre.
Pedometers track your physical activity by measuring the steps you take each day, but should school students be required to wear them?
A commuter ferry crashed in Lower Manhattan on Wednesday morning, injuring 58 people, including two in critical condition, officials said.
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A Manhattan couple was facing weapons charges Monday after authorities said they found a substance used to make bombs and papers titled "The Terrorist Encyclopedia" in their Greenwich Village apartment.
New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly says Times Square will be the safest place in the world on New Year's Eve.
A lone gunman, identified as William Spangler, set his home and a car on fire on Monday in what police called "a clear ambush on first responders."
Four firefighters were shot -- two fatally -- as they responded to a large fire early Monday in Webster, N.Y., in the northwestern part of the state.
A tractor-trailer smashed into several vehicles on a major highway on Wednesday afternoon, setting off a chain reaction of fiery crashes, killing one person and injuring 33 others, police said.