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New York lawmakers OK driving licenses for illegal immigrants in US

June 18, 2019 8:47 am

New York state may soon allow immigrants who entered the US illegally to get driver's licenses

Chain reaction caused fiery crash on Brooklyn Bridge: Police

November 22, 2018 10:45 am

The wreck happened on a portion of the bridge over land on the Brooklyn side of the East River, near where drivers turn on to exit ramps and surface roads. The fire was a few feet from a spot where throngs of tourists enter the bridge's pedestrian and cycling path.

Bangladeshi immigrant convicted in NYC subway bombing

November 07, 2018 10:53 am

Ullah got an entry visa in 2011 because he had an uncle who was already a U.S. citizen. Trump said allowing foreigners to follow relatives to the U.S. was ``incompatible with national security.''

VIDEO: Running late! This NYC comedian paddle boards across Hudson river to get to meeting

June 26, 2018 8:55 am

When he got on the New York side of the Hudson, Holt says there was a very confused cop and an irate Water Taxi captain waiting for him.

Jury to resume deliberations in New York City bombing that hurt 30

October 16, 2017 9:02 am

Rahimi has pleaded not guilty and has been held without bail since his arrest following the September 2016 attacks. Prosecutors say Rahimi was inspired by the Islamic State group and al-Qaida to plan the bombings.

World War II plane part of US 'Fleet Week' crashes in Hudson river, body recovered

May 28, 2016 10:12 am

The Federal Aviation Administration said the plane was a vintage P-47 Thunderbolt and was one of three aircraft that took off from Republic Airport in Farmingdale, New York.

Uber drivers in New York City protest company's fare cut

February 02, 2016 11:06 am

Uber drivers in New York called for a strike on Monday to protest the company's decision to cut fares by 15 percent.

Alligator found crossing NYC street dies unexpectedly

July 25, 2015 9:56 am

Police officers had discovered the creature crossing Ninth Avenue in Manhattan's Inwood neighborhood Thursday evening.

Seven dead as commuter train hits car near New York City

February 04, 2015 1:56 pm

Tuesday's crash is the latest in a string of accidents involving Metro-North trains in recent years, which have drawn strong criticism.

New York City to provide ID cards for all, including illegal immigrants

July 11, 2014 10:29 am

The legislation comes even as immigration reform remains stalled in Washington.


All you need to know about Amazon's new home, Long Island city

November 16, 2018 4:37 pm

Amazon officially announced that it will put a major corporate outpost in the New York neighborhood of Long Island City. Here is what the Queens enclave has to offer the tech giant.