On Wednesday, House Speaker John Boehner said that an immigration reform bill would not pass the House this year. However, Sen. Schumer is still hopeful that it could pass this year or early next year.
On Wednesday, the U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments in the Town of Greece vs. Galloway, a case addressing the constitutionality of sectarian prayers at a town council meeting in upstate New York.
The brother of missing autistic teen Avonte Oquendo released a message on the Bring Avonte Home Facebook page on Monday.
Century 21 has canceled a planned exhibition by famous graffiti artist Banksy after he made disparaging comments about the new One World Trade Center tower.
Lou Reed, one of the most influential musicians of the later half of the 20th century, co-founder of The Velvet Underground, passed away this Sunday at 71 years of age in Long Island, New York.
President Obama praised progressive Brooklyn high school P-TECH on Friday. But does NYC democratic mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio agree with Obama's plan for education reform?
A New York woman who posed as a family member of one of the students killed during the Sandy Hook school shooting massacre in a scheme to scam money through the Internet was sentenced to eight months in prison on Tuesday.
New data mining programs for law enforcement purposes in cities such as Oakland and New York City are raising privacy concerns.
This weekend, four lucky tourists obliviously bought original pieces of spray art-at $60 each-by elusive British street artist Banksy.
After a long stretch of pleasant weather over the last few weeks that brought in the fall season, things are expected to turn for the worst in New York and New Jersey throughout the next couple of days.
Unlike other suburban moms, Andrea Sanderlin wasn't baking cookies to make a few extra dollars. Instead the 45-year-old mother of three pleaded guilty on Tuesday to running a multimillion dollar marijuana-growing business.
The National Weather Service has issued a tornado watch for parts of New York and New Jersey until 5 p.m. on Monday.
The body of the man suspected of shooting two people inside of a store near by Roosevelt Field Mall in Long Island, N.Y. last week was found in the Hudson River Monday
Police are still searching for the man suspected of opening fire inside of a store by Roosevelt Field Mall in Long Island, NY Wednesday morning, fatally killing one while injuring another over a bad business deal. over a bad business deal.
Mexican singer Thalía will be awarded by Macy's in Herald Square, New York, this Thursday, Sept 26, at 6 p.m. for being one of the most influential Latinas in the United States thanks to her great artistic career and, according to People, for her contributions to Latinos in the U.S.