MAP: New York City street closures August 2 and 3

Summer Streets, the NYC Triathlon, the Ecuadorian Parade and festivals will cause traffic delays and street closures in New York City this weekend.


Grimm choice: Tax fraud trial could dog NY re-election campaign

Rep. Michael Grimm may be splitting his time between the campaign trail and a courtroom where he is due to face tax evasion charges.


Met Opera, unions extend talks for 72 hours, lockout delayed

Met Opera agreed to extend negotiations with its labor unions for 72 hours, preventing a threatened lockout, the organization said late Thursday.


Federal mediator joins Met Opera labor talks as lockout looms

Unions representing the orchestra and chorus of the Met Opera agreed to have a federal mediator join labor talks on Thursday as a threatened lockout loomed.


PHOTOS: The Week in Pictures, July 31, 2014

Muslims pray during the start of Eid al-Fitr, children enjoy the summer in Greece, conflict continues in Gaza and more.


Brooklyn man charged in roommate’s stabbing death

A Brooklyn man accused of violently stabbing his roommate to death on Monday is in police custody and faces murder charges.