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FDNY debuts new fire simulator for blazes at sea

The New York City Fire Department christened its newest, state-of-the-art, custom-built simulator at its training academy on Randall's Island Tuesday.

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De Blasio rips police union ad opposing 2016 DNC convention as ‘fear mongering’

Mayor Bill de Blasio rebuked an ad paid for by a police union in an attempt to dissuade the 2016 DNC from coming to Brooklyn.

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Critics question new City Council bill to publish gun offender registry

A new public gun offender registry is being considered by the New York City Council despite concerns that a database will do little to stem gun violence.

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Brewer celebrates Women’s Equality Day with voter pledge

Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer celebrated Women’s Equality Day Tuesday by pledging to register at least five women voters before […]

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NYPD looking for lewd D train rider

The NYPD is enlisting the public’s help to find a man they say performed a lewd act on the D […]

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City Council launches food drive, pledges $1.32 million to pantries

Food pantries facing their traditional summer shortages received a boost Tuesday as New York City Council announced the start of […]