Witness describes woman’s horrifying death on NYC subway tracks

Two drunk women toppled off a Brooklyn subway platform and under a train — killing one — as horrified bystanders heard their screams early...

NJ addiction experts warn NY on dangers of online sports betting

Legalizing app-based sports betting comes with a heavy price: an avalanche of gambling addicts, New Jersey treatment experts are warning New York officials. The number...

NYC suing to shut down alleged East Village brothel

The city is suing to shut down an alleged brothel in an East Village walk-up that touts “Asian masseuses” who “know how your body...

Sanitation worker and firefighter brawl over Brooklyn parking spot

It was Bravest versus Strongest. A city sanitation worker was arrested after getting into a fight with an off-duty firefighter over a parking spot, cops...

E-bike, e-scooter bill stuck in Albany Cuomo’s spat with sponsor

A controversial bill that removes statewide restrictions on e-bikes and e-scooters has gotten caught in Albany gridlock — over a political spat between the...

Costumed creeps from Times Square make their way to Rockefeller Center

Do you want to get bilked by a snowman? The cadre of costumed creeps known for panhandling and manhandling in Times Square has migrated east...

New Jersey dad fights addiction to sports gambling after legalization

No one has to tell this New Jersey dad of two that online sports betting can be dangerously addictive. The 41-year-old North Jersey resident —...

Off-duty NYPD officer kills one, injures another in alleged DWI crash in East Flatbush

A 23-year-old woman died and another woman was critically injured when their car was t-boned by an off-duty cop who was allegedly drunk, police...

Emmy-winning news anchor Denise D’Ascenzo dies suddenly at Connecticut home

Emmy award-winning news anchor Denise D’Ascenzo died suddenly Saturday at her Connecticut home, her employer said. D’Ascenzo, 61, was a journalist for television outlet WFSB-TV,...

Watch: Straphanger attacks woman with umbrella in Queens subway

An tempestuous straphanger struck a woman with his umbrella on a Queens subways platform, cops said Sunday. The NYPD released a video of the encounter...

Brooklynites drowning in helicopter noise since Uber Copter, Blade launch

Helicopters in New York City are becoming über-annoying, residents say. An influx of on-demand chopper services like Uber Copter and Blade offering airportgoers an alternative...

One woman dead, another critical in East Flatbush car accident: cops

A 23-year-old woman died and another woman was critically injured after their car was t-boned when the driver allegedly blew a stop sign in...

Cuomo: Javits expansion to be ‘substantially complete’ by March 2021

The historic $1.5 billion expansion of the Javits Center will be “substantially complete” by March 2021, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Saturday. “We’re on time and...

Seven people injured, including three pedestrians, in Manhattan car crash

A woman suffered a grisly head injury and six other people were also hurt in a chain-reaction car crash in Manhattan Saturday night, cops...

Man found dead after Chinatown, NYC fall

A 54-year-old man was found dead Saturday morning after an apparent fall from the roof of a Chinatown building, police said. The victim, whose name...

Will Smith performs in Times Square ‘sleepout’ to address homelessness

Actor Will Smith rapped the theme song to his 90’s hit show “Fresh Prince of Bel-Air” in Times Square Saturday night for over 1000...

Christmas trees cost as much as $6,500 in New York City

It’s the most wonderful time — to go broke for a Christmas tree. Manhattan vendor Soho Trees is slinging what seems to be the city’s...

Two intoxicated women fall onto Brooklyn subway tracks, leaving one dead

Two intoxicated women fell onto the tracks at a Brooklyn subway station and were struck by a departing northbound A train early Sunday morning,...

$2M Powerball ticket sold at ‘lucky’ Bronx liquor store

The Bronx is bragging! Some lucky individual is $2 million richer after buying a winning Powerball ticket at Melrose Wine & Liquor. The mystery millionaire has...

Elderly woman in critical condition after being hit by truck near Columbus Circle

An elderly woman was in critical condition after being mowed down by a Brink’s truck near Columbus Circle Saturday, police said. The 85-year-old was walking...

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