snowbound residents of western New York awoke to as much as another foot of accumulation with another 30 inches (76 cm) expected.Read the full story ›
Prince William and Kate will make a quick three-day trip to New York next month, which will see the couple visit the September 11 memorial and watch an NBA basketball game.
The royals will arrive in the US on December 7 and return to the UK two days later for a first trip to America since their visit to California in 2011.
William will also fly to Washington DC on the trip's middle day to attend a wildlife conference, while the pregnant Duchess will remain in New York to visit a local child development centre with city mayor Bill de Blasio's wife Chirlane McCray.
The list of engagements includes the NBA game as the basketball league supports the wildlife initiatives which the prince is involved with.
Window cleaners have been left dangling 50 floors above the ground after scaffolding at One World Trade Center malfunctioned.Read the full story ›
Brian McClellen ,21, was found on fire atop the train by crew who were investigating why the train had lost power.Read the full story ›
New York Cosmos have pulled off a coup by signing former Real Madrid striker Raul.
The Spaniard, who is the record goalscorer at the Santiago Bernabeu, will also take on the role of technical director, before working with the club's academy upon retirement.
The 37-year-old former Schalke forward said: "Everyone throughout the soccer world knows the Cosmos name and the legacy of the players that played for this team previously. They helped establish soccer in America and I’m honored to follow in their footsteps. I believe in this club’s vision and I’m excited to be a part of that.”
An attack which saw a man armed with an hatchet charge at a group of police officers, "was a terror attack," Police Commissioner Bill Bratton has told NBC News.
Two police officers who were hurt during the incident remain in the hospital.
Three retired firefighters who worked at ground zero in New York have died on the same day from illnesses that are believed to be related to dealing with the 9/11 terror attacks.
Lieutenant Howard Bischoff and firefighters Robert Leaver and Daniel Heglund all died on Monday, NBC News has reported.
New York Fire Department commissioner Daniel Nigro said the men's deaths are "a painful reminder that 13 years later we continue to pay a terrible price for the department's heroic efforts" in September 2001.
One had leukaemia, another had oesophageal cancer and a third had colon cancer.
The Uniformed Fire Officers Association said 99 per cent of first responders reported suffering at least one new respiratory illness after 9/11.
Environmental protesters reportedly left a trail of rubbish through the streets of New York after marching for climate change.Read the full story ›
A stylist from an upscale salon in New York spends his only days off cutting hair for those who live on the city's streets.Read the full story ›
A couple who have been married for 67 years were selected to re-enact the famous VJ Day kiss in Times Square to mark it's 69th anniversary.Read the full story ›