| Jun 5, 2010
| 8:55 AM
Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg, Governor David A. Paterson and local officials today opened the newest section of Brooklyn Bridge Park at Pier 6 and kicked off the Governors Island 2010 public access season. Mayor Bloomberg also announced new, free weekend...
| Jun 24, 2010
| 1:32 PM
A bus carrying 50 people to this seaside gambling resort from New York's Chinatown rear-ended a car Thursday, skidding along a retaining wall on a bridge for 80 feet before stopping. The crash injured 24 people, two of them critically, authorities said....
| Mar 18, 2011
| 1:27 PM
CHINATOWN, N.Y. (WPIX) -- Police have arrested the man they now believe punched off-duty MTA worker Sabrina Scott, 39, knocking her off the platform and onto the tracks.
Ismael Acevedo, 41, has been charged with reckless endangerment and assault with...
| Mar 19, 2011
| 6:17 PM
Families of the victims killed in that bus accident in The Bronx last weekend were at the crash site Saturday to honor their lost, loved ones and to release their spirits in a Buddhist Tzu Chi ceremony.
It took place on I-95 near Exit 14, where the World...
| Mar 20, 2011
| 8:26 PM
Computer giant Apple has come under fire by gay rights groups for approving an app that tries to help gay people become straight. "Nonsense," said Murray Ralph who lives in the West Village. "Gay people don't become straight."
Thousands of people have...
| Mar 24, 2011
| 10:58 AM
First impression: China Dumpling owners are proud that their restaurant was named one of the top 100 Chinese restaurants in the United States in 2008, and they should be. The food, prepared with quality ingredients, is some of the best I have eaten. You...
| Jul 7, 2011
China White Noodle Bar
249 Railroad Ave., Greenwich, (203) 674-8577, www.chinawhiteusa.com
It's no secret that international cuisine, if not blatantly bastardized, loses some measure of authenticity in translation. Similar to speaking a foreign...
| Jul 15, 2011
International law firm Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP today announced "Pay It Forward," a firm community service initiative to raise funds and build awareness for causes across the globe. A testament to the firm's longstanding commitment to philanthropy, 27...
| Mar 13, 2011
| 1:04 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters) -- Police are investigating a bus driver's hit-and-run claim after a horrific bus crash that killed 14 passengers and injured 18 others, officials said on Sunday.
State police said the driver, Ophadel E. Williams, 41, of Brooklyn, told...
| Mar 14, 2011
| 8:39 AM
Was a bus driver at fault for killing 15 of his passengers? That's the question investigators ask now as new information casts some doubt on the account of the crash that the driver initially gave.
Ophadell E. Williams, 41, was behind the wheel of the...
| Mar 14, 2011
| 3:36 PM
CONNECTICUT, NY (PIX11) -- World Wide Tours, the company that owns the casino bus that slammed into a Bronx highway sign early Saturday morning—killing 15 passengers—refuses to comment on a report that another of its buses had a “...