A full-scale fireworks show by Macy's will return this year to celebrate the nation's independence and the rebirth of New York City.
Mayor Bill de Blasio is conceding that he will likely fall short of his initial goal of five million New Yorkers vaccinated by the end of June, but not by much.
The mayor says federal agents with the ATF will be embedded with the NYPD to track down and stop the flow of illegal guns into New York.
The New York City Board of Correction has voted unanimously to end solitary confinement in the city’s jails.
A man was stabbed on the east side of Central Park late Sunday night.
The city's new pilot program is aimed at getting more children between the ages of 12 and 17 vaccinated.
"New York City public schools, 1 million kids, will be back in their classroom in September. All in-person, no remote," said Mayor Bill de Blasio.
The NYC Sanitation Department collects more than 10,000 tons of garbage each day. And yet, the trash continues to pile up.
The governor says people just don't feel safe riding the subway in New York City anymore.
Donald Trump intends to fight New York City's plans to fire his company from running a city golf course in the Bronx. Trump's son Eric is demanding a payout of more than $30 million.
Some Italian-Americans have demanded Columbus Day be restored as a holiday on the New York City public schools calendar.
In an effort to increase vaccinations across New York State, free tickets are being offered in exchange for getting vaccinated.
The FDA has said the Pfizer vaccine is safe for kids 12 to 15. If the CDC signs off on the vaccine, New York is ready to start giving shots to children in that age group.
New York City is making a push to encourage people to get vaccinated by offering free tickets, passes, and memberships to various attractions.
More restrictions are easing in New York City, New Jersey, and Connecticut just in time for Mother's Day weekend.
Mayor Bill de Blasio wants to offer free vaccinations to all tourists at popular attractions.
During the first four months of 2021, pedestrian crashes were up 65% in New York. Most of those crashes happened on Staten Island and in Brooklyn.
New York State will begin a major reopening on May 19 and around-the-clock subway service will resume May 17.
Mayor Bill de Blasio said it is safe for municipal workers to return.
Pointing to a successful effort to vaccinate millions of New Yorkers from the coronavirus, Mayor Bill de Blasio said the city will fully reopen on July 1.