Senator arrested: On Tuesday, a New York senator was arrested for allegedly trying to bribe his way to taking part in the New York City mayor’s race.
A defense lawyer says a mental patient who killed a New York psychologist with a meat cleaver had at best a “surface” understanding that what he was doing was wrong.
Plot to rig NYC mayoral race: New York State Sen. Malcolm Smith and New York City Councilman Dan Halloran allegedly teamed up to bribe Smith’s way into the mayoral post.
9/11 Debris: Sifting for remains of the deceased from the Sept. 11, 2001, World Trade Center attack began anew on Monday in newly uncovered debris.
Huffington trashes loft: A lawsuit claims that Arianna Huffington, the founder of the Huffington Post, trashed her $32,000-a-month rented Chelsea home.
The NYPD says a man made a nice profit by bringing homemade pistols to a gun buyback before officers got fed up and turned him away.
Ads in subway cars will encourage New Yorkers to choose brands with less sodium, the latest in a range of public health initiatives under Mayor Michael Bloomberg.
Abduction hoax: Police in New York said that a reported abduction last Friday was a hoax.
Jessica Fingers dead: In a Columbia University dorm room, 21-year-old Jessica Fingers was found dead of a possible overdose.
Sifting of WTC debris: New York City officials said they started sifting through the World Trade Center (WTC) site debris.