| Jul 17, 2012
| 4:00 PM
52-year-old Kerry Kennedy insists she wasn't high on booze or drugs when she crashed her car into a truck last Friday. She backed up that assertion with a plea of not guilty to drug-related charges at her arraignment in North Castle Town Court.
| Jul 20, 2012
| 8:17 PM
The Dark Knight Rises shooting may have happened 1,800 miles west of New York in Aurora, Colorado, but the film and the effect of the shooting have a lot to do with New York City.
Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly has ordered that a police patrol of at...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 3:04 PM
With laughter and handshakes, Con Edison’s President and CEO, Kevin Burke, and Union President Harry Farrell along with Governor Andrew Cuomo announced the two sides have reached a tentative agreement and thousands of employees can head back to...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 7:08 AM
NEW YORK -- Storms ripped through the Northeast, killing at least two people as they unleashed strong winds and knocked out power to hundreds of thousands of customers, authorities said Friday.
The storms struck Thursday, and at one point that evening,...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 1:12 PM
A 61-year-old man was killed following an apparent lightning strike in Coble Hill, authorities said.
It happened Thursday around 8:00 p.m. in front of the tower of Christ Church on Clinton Street.
According to the fire department, the tower was struck...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 4:47 PM
A veteran City Council member from Brooklyn—Letitia James—called on Mayor Michael Bloomberg Friday to change a “bidding” policy that made it possible for an ammunition dealer to buy NYPD “shell casings” at auction....
| Jun 5, 2013
| 9:44 PM
Legislators scrambled Wednesday to finish their work on the final day of the 2013 session – granting final approval for more than $2 billion in bond projects, allowing police to withhold crime-scene photographs of murder victims, and legalizing...
| May 28, 2013
| 2:44 PM
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is demanding that insurance companies provide an explanation of how policyholders' health, personal and financial records are safeguarded against cyber attacks.
Insurance regulators in New York sent inquiries to 31 of the...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 3:19 PM
The state Insurance Department recommended legislation that would create a new mediation process to resolve disputes between homeowners and insurers over claims from catastrophes, such as hurricanes.
The mediation would be paid by the insurer, though...
| May 20, 2013
| 6:10 AM
The Bruce Museum in Greenwich is screening the Connecticut premiere of the issue-laden documentary Dear Governor Cuomo. The film covers a celebrity-studded protest concert held at the Egg Empire State Plaza in Albany on May 15, 2012, which followed a...
| May 21, 2013
| 4:11 PM
It's not every day that New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo warns Khloe Kardashian about anything.
But the governor's administration sent out a "pro forma" letter to Rich Soil, Kardashian's husband Lamar Odom's clothing line, warning that the logo used on one of...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 5:29 PM
If any legislature in the country had the political momentum to quickly pass strong gun control laws this year it seemed that Connecticut did, where 26 children and women were killed in the Newtown school massacre Dec. 14.
But as Connecticut legislators...