Attendees of the Global Citizen Festival in New York City appeared to boo House Speaker Nancy Pelosi after she made a surprise appearance at the event.
The concert series, now in its 10th year, calls on world and corporate leaders to make meaningful commitments to achieve the end of extreme poverty.
Here is the lineup for Global Citizen Festival in Central Park that takes place in September.
The conviction of a co-defendant of the so-called Central Park Five has been overturned. Steven Lopez had been convicted on a related charge along with five other Black and Latino teenagers in the notorious 1989 rape and assault on Central Park jogger Trisha Meili.
Treena, Amber, and Luna now live at the Central Park Zoo after growing up in the Bronx.
The NYPD has released body cam footage of two NYPD officers who rescued a woman in distress from the Central Park Reservoir on Tuesday afternoon.
A nine-year-old girl visiting from Miami, Florida was punched in the head by a man who fled the scene at the entrance to Central Park.
An opulent and historic townhouse just sold for a huge chunk of change, setting a record for the Upper West Side. The six-story 10,000-square-foot mansion has six bedrooms, seven full baths, landscaped garden with a fountain, and a roof deck overlooking Central Park.
Firefighters had to fight several fires in Central Park on Tuesday afternoon that appeared to have been intentionally set.
A Columbia University student is dead and a tourist hospitalized after they were victims of random stabbings in Manhattan.
The NYPD has arrested a man wanted for the horrific sexual assault of a 27-year-old woman inside Central Park.
A limited field of 33,000 runners will jog off the Verrazzano Bridge and wind its way toward Central Park on Sunday as the New York City Marathon returns for its 50th edition after being wiped out in 2020 by the coronavirus pandemic. Organizers shrank the field by nearly 40% and are requiring runners be vaccinated or show proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 48 hours of the race.
A giant red heart sculpture installed this week in Central Park as a tribute to health care workers and COVID-19 victims has been taken down. It’s an apparent casualty of confusion and red tape.
A man on a robbery spree across Manhattan targeted at least one of his victims with a Taser, according to police.
The NYPD was investigating the shooting of a man in the chest and a woman who was injured when a bullet fragment struck her hand near Central Park.
Twitter user @BirdCentralPark captured a dramatic nature video of a great blue heron gulping down a massive rat in Central Park over the weekend.
Central Park smashed a record for the amount of rain that fell in one hour during the huge storm on Wednesday night.
Rain totals from across New York, New Jersey and Connecticut from the weekend storm continue to rise.
The five-hour concert, intended to celebrate New York City’s recovery from the coronavirus pandemic, was about halfway through when the weather became an issue. Heavy rain and lightning filled the sky.
New York City's concert to celebrate its recovery from the coronavirus pandemic despite surging cases and hospitalizations, is set to take place Saturday, August 21 in Central Park.