Somber ceremony honors Aamir Griffin

Family and friends of Aamir Griffin, a 14-year-old killed by a stray bullet last year, were joined by members of the NYPD and FDNY for the dedication of a bench in his memory.

Tropical Storm Fay Hits New York City

A tropical storm warning was in effect on Friday, July 10, for the entire coast of New Jersey, New York City, Long Island, and all of the Connecticut coastline as Tropical Storm Fay moved north, lashing the area with high winds and heavy rain. This video shows the storm over the Hudson River on the Upper West Side of Manhattan on Friday. Credit: Blair Talcott via Storyful

NYC cancels all large events through September 30

Mayor Bill de Blasio has announced that any large events that require a permit from the city have been canceled through September 30 as the city works to prioritize open space for public use.