Trump Tower headaches: Council holds hearing on Fifth Ave challenges

The city, cops and business leaders look for solutions for “Trumplock.”

LIRR train crash victims recall ‘smoke and pandemonium’

LIRR riders react to a derailment in Brooklyn.

IDNYC free for third year with more discounts, memberships

The city’s municipal ID system gets new perks but remains open to all New Yorkers.

Reported hate crimes prompt NYC to launch ‘bias response team’

A new team will respond to any bias incident in the city.

Immigrants, electeds march to Trump Tower to fight discrimination

Hundreds of people took to the streets to demand the president elect back off his discriminatory rhetoric and policies.

NYC biotech industry to get big boost from new de Blasio initiative

The city wants to do for bio engineering what it has done for tech.

NYC pensions must be free from fossil fuel cash: Advocates

A green group says New York can do more financially to help the environment.

Cops investigate ‘pizzagate’ threat at Williamsburg pizzeria

The NYPD said it is looking into the call made at Roberta’s.

BookCourt in Cobble Hill closing its doors after 35 years

The Cobble Hill store owners are retiring after decades of work in the community.

NY bill mandates tax return for pres candidates

A state leader said it’s time to take a stand against candidates who try to prevent transparency.

Council bill would give workers more leeway for scheduling

A city legislation would prevent “on call” scheduling for retail workers.

NYPD TrafficStat database is now available online

New Yorkers now have access to every single vehicular incident reported.

HIV diagnoses in NYC at record low: Health Dept.

The city’s new diagnoses saw a decline last year, but officials say more work has to be done.

Citi Bike expansion in NYC would require taxpayer dollars: Council

The council put forth a bold proposal to get every neighborhood bike share access in four year.

De Blasio vows to block Trump’s controversial policies

The mayor laid out specifics on how he will counter any policy that harms minorities, women and immigrants.

Ad-Rock, Andrew Cuomo speak out against NYC hate crimes

The Beastie Boys member joined a growing list of New Yorkers calling on the country to reject hate following the election.

How Trump will affect New York City

No one can predict how the president-elect will change life in the Big Apple, but experts say there are ways people can prepare for his administration.

NYC voter turnout was 55.98 %: BOE

Voter turnout appeared to take a slight dip in 2016.

NYC streets have over 660,000 trees, parks department census finds

The trees are alive in the Big Apple.

Immigrants are boosting the NY economy, state report says

The Empire State has become the second spot for foreign newcomers.