Dorothy Hirsch, 63, was charged in June in Queens Supreme Court with 18 criminal counts of violating city and state weapons possession laws — including possession of loaded guns. She maintains she didn't know her estranged husband stashed the guns in her closet with some of his other property.
“Just be aware and always try to hide your stuff,” said Sgt. John Pritchard, a leader of the NYPD's new anti-pickpocket team. “Always try to keep your things in front of you.... You have to keep your head on a swivel at all times.”
Imani Nuri Hinton received a phone call from her husband Cortez Hinton after he was shot twice on Oct. 15, with police charging one of the teenage suspects then drove his car over the helpless victim before speeding off.
Prosecutors said Chanette Lewis, 31, took advantage of New York City’s free Hotel Room Isolation Program, booking the lodgings instead for paying customers, some of whom used the rooms to throw raucous parties.
In his final statements to jurors in Manhattan Supreme Court, Assistant District Attorney Joshua Steinglass asked them to reject assertions by Trump company lawyers that the ex-president was an innocent business owner whose top executives acted alone.
The reshuffling comes three days after retiring Chief Kenneth Corey served his last day as the NYPD’s chief of department. On Thursday, Wedin, Chief of Housing Kathleen O’Reilly and Chief of Transit Jason Wilcox all announced they will be leaving the department at the end of the month.
Who could possibly bah-humbug these festive displays? New York City is known for its whimsically wonderful window displays during the winter holiday season, with the tradition dating all the way back to the late 19th century. Whether traditionally classic or inspiring some 'je ne sais quoi,' these displays draw the eyes of thousands that live and visit the city each winter. Explore the windows of Saks Fifth Avenue, Bloomingdales, Macy's, Bergdorf Goodman and more from the cozy comfort of your own home.
The Department of Education will invest $205 million in its own programs, adding capacity for students with autism or emotional disabilities -- in an effort to undo years of families seeking private services or watching their needs go unmet.
In her closing argument, defense lawyer Susan Necheles said the Manhattan district attorney’s criminal tax fraud case against the two Trump Organization entities was about ex-Chief Financial Officer Allen Weisselberg’s false tax returns.
Frank Vallelonga Jr., 60, was the son of the late Frank Sr., known as “Tony Lip,” who famously accompanied Black pianist Don Shirley as a bodyguard during a tour through the deep South in the early 1960s.
Take a peek at the best photos from the annual Rockefeller Center Christmas tree lighting ceremony on Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2022, in New York City. This year's 82-foot-tall, 50-foot-wide tree comes from Queensbury, N.Y. Its lighting marks the beginning of the holiday season in the Big Apple.
MTA officials say they may need 5.5% more money from transit passengers and toll-paying motorists — a bigger increase than the typical 4% fare and toll revenue hikes the MTA seeks every two years. A 5.5% hike would bring the base subway and bus fare to $2.90 — 15 cents more than the current $2.75 fare.
Before she died in a fiery crash, Shelly Vilsaint texted one of her daughters that she was nervous about the trucks flying by her on the Cross Bronx Expressway, said a neighbor. ‘I’m scared,’ she kept saying, ‘I’m scared.”