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Urgent manhunt for assault suspect in New York

Police say a 13-year-old girl was sexually assaulted at a New York City park. They are looking for a man in his 20s, about 5'5" with short, curly hair, braces on his teeth and a heavy accent.
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VIDEO: Urgent manhunt for assault suspect in New York
4 hours ago

Sean 'Diddy' Combs returns key to New York City in response to video of him attacking singer Cassie

Sean “Diddy” Combs has returned his key to New York City after a request from Mayor Eric Adams in response to the release of a video showing the music mogul attacking R&B singer Cassie
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FILE - This photo provided by the Office of the New York Mayor, shows Mayor Eric Adams, left, presenting the Key to the City to hip-hop artist Sean "Diddy" Combs in New York's Times Square, Friday, Sept. 15, 2023. Combs has returned his key to New York City after a request from Adams in response to the release of a video showing the music mogul attacking R&B singer Cassie, officials said Saturday. (Office of the New York Mayor/Caroline Rubinstein-Willis via AP)
June 15, 2024 at 1:01 AM

13-year-old girl sexually assaulted at knifepoint in NYC park: Police

A suspect sexually assaulted a 13-year-old girl in a secluded area of a park in Queens and threatened her and her friend with a machete, police said.
June 15, 2024 at 1:01 AM
VIDEO: 13-year-old girl sexually assaulted at knifepoint in NYC park: Police
June 14, 2024 at 7:06 PM

1 arrested, 2 at large after burning flags outside Israeli consulate

One person has been arrested and two others are being sought after the burning of American flags outside the Israeli consulate in New York City, authorities said.
June 14, 2024 at 7:06 PM
Three people used an accelerant to burn flags in an active bike lane outside the Consulate General of Israel in midtown Manhattan, June 12, 2024.
June 14, 2024 at 5:58 PM

Gov. Hochul considering a face mask ban on New York City subways, citing antisemitic acts

New York Gov. Kathy Hochul says she is considering a ban on face masks in the New York City subway system, following what she described as concerns over people shielding their identities while committing antisemitic acts
June 14, 2024 at 5:58 PM
FILE - New York Gov. Kathy Hochul speaks to reporters in the Red Room at the state Capitol, July 1, 2022, in Albany, N.Y. Hochul is considering a ban on face masks in the city subway system, following what she describes as concerns over people shielding their identities while committing antisemitic acts. (AP Photo/Hans Pennink, File)
June 13, 2024 at 2:17 PM

NYC leaders call out ‘unacceptable antisemitism’ after recent events

In one incident, masked protesters took over a New York City subway car and demanded riders to identify themselves if they are Zionists.
June 13, 2024 at 2:17 PM
VIDEO: NYC leaders call out ‘unacceptable antisemitism’ after recent events
June 10, 2024 at 8:40 PM

Man pleads guilty after fentanyl kills baby at day care

The husband of the owner of the New York City day care where a 1-year-old died of fentanyl poisoning pleaded guilty Monday to federal charges.
June 10, 2024 at 8:40 PM
*FILE* - Bronx Daycare owner Grei Mendez and her husband Felix Herrera-Garcia (pictured in yellow) and her cousin Carlisto Acevedo-Brito appeared in Court today with the parents of deceased 1yr old boy Nicholas Dominici in the Bronx Oct. 5, 2023.
June 10, 2024 at 6:46 PM

This NYC vet makes house calls. In 'Pets and the City,' she's penned a memoir full of tails

As a city kid, veterinarian Amy Attas had big dreams of roaming the countryside healing animals a la the classic “All Creatures Great and Small.”
June 10, 2024 at 6:46 PM
Dr. Amy Attas, left, talks with Lisa Healey about Cody Healey, an 8 year old male Maltese's, symptoms during a house call, Tuesday, April 23, 2024, in New York. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
June 6, 2024 at 12:18 AM

Controversial congestion pricing toll indefinitely postponed in Manhattan

New York Gov. Kathy Hochul has indefinitely postponed the implementation of congestion pricing.
June 6, 2024 at 12:18 AM
Traffic traverses 42nd Street near Grand Central Terminal, in New York, Jan. 11, 2018.
June 5, 2024 at 4:23 PM

Controversial congestion pricing toll to be delayed in Manhattan: Official

New York Gov. Kathy Hochul has delayed of congestion pricing, which had been scheduled to begin at the end of the month, an official briefed on the decision told ABC News.
June 5, 2024 at 4:23 PM
New York Gov. Kathy Hochul has delayed of congestion pricing, which had been scheduled to begin at the end of the month, an official briefed on the decision told ABC News.
June 5, 2024 at 12:33 AM

2 young girls injured in New York City playground gunfire: Police

A search is underway for two gunmen who shot a man in a New York City playground and also injured two children, ages 9 and 11, in the crossfire.
June 5, 2024 at 12:33 AM
VIDEO: 2 young girls injured in New York City playground gunfire: Police
June 5, 2024 at 12:31 AM

NYC couple discovers safe containing nearly $100,000 while magnet fishing

A couple in New York City hit the jackpot when they discovered a safe with almost $100,000 while magnet fishing in a Queens pond.
June 5, 2024 at 12:31 AM
VIDEO: NYC couple discovers safe containing nearly $100,000 while magnet fishing
June 4, 2024 at 8:31 PM

'Lost for words': Mom of 9-year-old shot in New York City speaks out

A search continued Tuesday for a pair of gunmen who opened fire on a man in a New York City playground injuring two children, ages 9 and 11, caught in the crossfire.
June 4, 2024 at 8:31 PM
New York City police officers investigate a shooting on June 3, 2024, that left two girls, ages 9 and 11, wounded at a Hilltop Playground in Brownsville, Brooklyn.
June 4, 2024 at 5:20 PM

A landmark New York bill would restrict social media for kids. Here's what to know.

Bill would stop tech platforms from using algorithms for feeds used by children.
June 4, 2024 at 5:20 PM
A child holds a smartphone screen displaying the TikTok logo, March 10, 2024.
June 3, 2024 at 4:03 PM

2 NYPD officers injured in shootout

The officers were taken to a local hospital, listed in stable condition and have since been released.
June 3, 2024 at 4:03 PM
The officers were taken to a local hospital, listed in stable condition and have since been released.
June 1, 2024 at 9:34 PM

34 in police custody after pro-Palestinian protest at Brooklyn Museum

New York City police say they took 34 people into custody following a pro-Palestinian protest at the Brooklyn Museum
June 1, 2024 at 9:34 PM
A pro-Palestinian demonstrator, upper left, hangs a flag on top of the Brooklyn Museum during a protest demanding a permanent cease-fire in Gaza, Friday, May 31, 2024, in New York. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)
May 31, 2024 at 4:18 PM

The moment 12 New Yorkers convicted Donald Trump: Reporter's Notebook

For 23 days in the Manhattan Criminal Courthouse, much of Donald Trump's hush money trial became familiar to both Trump and the reporters who cover him.
May 31, 2024 at 4:18 PM
FILE PHOTO: Former US President Donald Trump after a jury found him guilty on all 34 counts in his criminal trial in New York State Supreme Court in New York, New York, USA, 30 May 2024. Trump is facing 34 felony counts of falsifying business records related to payments made to adult film star Stormy Daniels during his 2016 presidential campaign.     JUSTIN LANE/Pool via REUTERS/File Photo
May 31, 2024 at 12:10 AM

Man stabbed with a machete in Times Square: Police

Three people are in custody in connection with a machete attack in Times Square on Thursday, authorities say.
May 31, 2024 at 12:10 AM
VIDEO: Man stabbed with a machete in Times Square: Police
May 30, 2024 at 9:48 PM

Man stabbed with machete in Times Square

A man was stabbed with a machete in New York City's Times Square on Thursday afternoon, suffering injuries to both of his legs, according to police.
May 30, 2024 at 9:48 PM
A man was stabbed with a machete in New York City's Times Square on Thursday afternoon, suffering injuries to both of his legs, according to police.
May 30, 2024 at 6:40 PM

More than 90% of chickenpox cases in this city's outbreak among unvaccinated: CDC

A recent report found more than 90% of patients affected by a chickenpox outbreak in New York City had no documentation of receiving a chickenpox vaccine.
May 30, 2024 at 6:40 PM
A boy with chickenpox is seen  in this undated stock photo.
May 29, 2024 at 11:32 AM

Crowds gather to witness biannual Manhattanhenge in New York City

A few clouds on the horizon didn't stop crowds from gathering in New York City on Tuesday night for Manhattanhenge, the biannual alignment of the setting sun and the city's street grid.
May 29, 2024 at 11:32 AM
VIDEO:  Crowds gather to witness biannual Manhattanhenge in New York City
May 28, 2024 at 9:06 PM

Man accused of randomly assaulting strangers indicted on hate crime charges

The man who was arrested for randomly hitting a woman walking down a New York City street has been charged with hate crimes.
May 28, 2024 at 9:06 PM
Manhattan District Attorney Alvin Bragg speaks during the Memorial Day Ceremony at Soldiers and Sailors Monument in New York, May 27, 2024.
May 28, 2024 at 11:30 AM

Suspect accused of setting NYC subway rider on fire appears in court

A man accused of setting a New York City subway rider on fire with a flaming liquid appeared in court on Monday. The suspect was held on $250,000 cash bail.
May 28, 2024 at 11:30 AM
VIDEO: Suspect accused of setting NYC subway rider on fire appears in court
May 27, 2024 at 2:49 AM

Man set on fire in NYC

A suspect is in custody after allegedly setting a man on fire on a New York City subway train.
May 27, 2024 at 2:49 AM
VIDEO: Man set on fire in NYC
May 24, 2024 at 10:44 AM

Trump makes effort to appeal Black, Hispanic voters in South Bronx rally

Former President Donald Trump held a rally in deep-blue South Bronx, New York, on Thursday evening.
May 24, 2024 at 10:44 AM
Former President Donald Trump arrives at a rally in the historical Democratic district of the South Bronx on May 23, 2024, in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
May 23, 2024 at 4:08 PM

'Now it's bare': NYC's Chinatown small businesses battle to keep doors open

The family behind Ting's Gift Shop in NYC's Chinatown announced they were saying farewell to their generational storefront after opening in January 1958.
May 23, 2024 at 4:08 PM
The Ting family spoke to ABC News about their generational store Ting's Gift Shop in Chinatown.
May 23, 2024 at 1:57 AM

Small businesses in Manhattan’s Chinatown find new ways to keep doors open 

Ting’s Gift Shop in Manhattan's Chinatown is closing after 66 years in business.
May 23, 2024 at 1:57 AM
Small businesses in Manhattan’s Chinatown find new ways to keep doors open 
1 month ago

Man in custody for punching actor Steve Buscemi

A 50-year-old man has been taken into custody for allegedly assaulting actor Steve Buscemi on a New York City street, authorities said.
1 month ago
Steve Buscemi attends the premiere of "The Dead Don't Die" at the Museum of Modern Art, June 10, 2019, in New York.
1 month ago

Man arrested for random attack on actor Steve Buscemi

Man sought after actor Steve Buscemi was punched in Manhattan last week has been arrested. The suspect, 50-year-old Clifton Williams, was taken into custody on Friday.
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VIDEO: Man arrested for random attack on actor Steve Buscemi
1 month ago

New York-Dublin livestream video portal shut down by lewd acts

The art installation in Manhattan, called "the portal", allowed visitors In New York and Ireland to interact with each other until inappropriate behavior led to a shut down. The panels discusses.
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VIDEO: New York-Dublin livestream video portal shut down by lewd acts
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Steve Buscemi recuperating after being punched in face in NYC

Actor Steve Buscemi was treated for injuries to his left eye after being punched in New York City last week.
1 month ago
VIDEO: Steve Buscemi recuperating after being punched in face in NYC
1 month ago

Steve Buscemi OK after being punched in face in NYC

"Boardwalk Empire" alum Steve Buscemi is OK after being punched in the face in New York City last week, the actor's rep confirmed.
1 month ago
Steve Buscemi attends the Peacock's "Bupkis" World premiere at The Apollo Theater on April 27, 2023 in New York City.
1 month ago

Times Square ad featuring pregnant author sparks controversy

Cookbook author Molly Baz is speaking out after a Times Square billboard picture of her promoting lactation cookies sparked controversy.
1 month ago
Molly Baz is seen during the 2024 South Beach Wine and Food Festival on Feb. 25, 2024 in Miami Beach, Fla.
1 month ago

How citizen science is being used for whale conservation efforts

A whale-watching excursion that embarks straight from New York City offers passengers an opportunity to and assist in much-needed conservation efforts.
1 month ago
A humpback whale spyhops off Rockaway Peninsula with the Empire State Building in the background, Sept. 23, 2013, New York City.
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116 kids left vulnerable to measles, polio after nurse falsified vaccine records

Nurse Sandra Miceli, from Webster, New York, was fined $55,000 after allegedly falsifying vaccine records for more than 100 children.
1 month ago
In this undated stock photo, a young patient receives a vaccine injection from a doctor.
1 month ago

Man sentenced to 27 years for stabbing 3 officers in Times Square on New Year's Eve

Trevor Bickford was sentenced to 27 years in federal prison for a "brazen" 2022 New Year's Eve knife attack that seriously injured three NYPD officers, the DOJ said.
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In this undated photo, Trevor Bickford, who has been charged with attempted murder for attacking New York City police officers on New Year's Eve near Times Square, is shown.
1 month ago

Tik Talk: @boy.room takes us inside the messy bedrooms of men in New York

ABC News' Linsey Davis speaks with TikTok star and comedian Rachel Coster about her TikTok series "Boy Rooms," which sees her document the sometimes very messy spaces of New York's young men.
1 month ago
VIDEO: Tik Talk: @boy.room takes us inside the messy bedrooms of men in New York
1 month ago

New York nurse accused of falsifying children's vaccine records

Sandra Miceli, from Webster, was fined $55,000 by the state health department.
1 month ago
Sandra Miceli, from Webster, was fined $55,000 by the state health department.
1 month ago

Mayor Eric Adams defends NYPD response to campus protests

New York City Mayor Eric Adams on Sunday defended the police crackdown on campus protests there, which have become the epicenter of demonstrations seen around the country
1 month ago
New York City Mayor Eric Adams speaks at a press conference in New York, on May 1, 2024.
2 months ago

NYPD officers enter Columbia University's Hamilton Hall amid ongoing protests

New York Police Department officers entered Columbia University's Hamilton Hall through a second-floor window amid ongoing protests on campus.
2 months ago
VIDEO: NYPD officers enter Columbia University's Hamilton Hall amid ongoing protests
2 months ago

Hochul offers support for in-person commencements

New York Gov. Kathy Hochul offered support for Columbia and other college commencements in the state to proceed in a statement addressing the campus protests.
2 months ago
New York Gov. Kathy Hochul offered support for Columbia and other college commencements in the state to proceed in a statement addressing the campus protests.
2 months ago

The storied history of the Manhattan courthouse where Trump now stands trial

When Donald Trump walked into 100 Centre Street for his criminal hush money trial, he entered a courthouse with a storied history that dates back more than 80 years.
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In this Jan. 25, 2013, file photo, the Manhattan Criminal Court building is shown at 100 Centre St., in New York.
2 months ago

'Cheeseball Man' delights crowd in New York City

ABC News' Danny New spoke with the 22-year-old who devoured an entire jar of cheeseballs before an adoring crowd of thousands.
2 months ago
VIDEO: 'Cheeseball Man' delights crowd in New York City
2 months ago

New York State DA allegedly refuses to stop for police officer

Local leaders are demanding an investigation into the upstate New York district attorney on the wrong side of the law after ignoring a traffic stop.
2 months ago
VIDEO: New York State DA allegedly refuses to stop for police officer
2 months ago

Harvey Weinstein's rape conviction overturned in New York; DA will attempt to retry

The rape conviction of movie producer Harvey Weinstein has been overturned by New York's highest court.
2 months ago
Harvey Weinstein appears in court at the Clara Shortridge Foltz Criminal Justice Center in Los Angeles, Calif., on Oct. 4 2022.
2 months ago

How citizen science is being used to help whales

A whale-watching excursion that embarks straight from New York City offers passengers an opportunity to and assist in much-needed conservation efforts.
2 months ago
A whale-watching excursion that embarks straight from New York City offers passengers an opportunity to and assist in much-needed conservation efforts.
2 months ago

Coyote spotted roaming in Central Park

Park officials confirmed coyotes are residing in the area and advised residents to keep their distance after an increase of sightings by passersby.
2 months ago
VIDEO: Coyote spotted roaming in Central Park
2 months ago

NYC mayor says he's 'horrified' by antisemitism at Columbia University protests

Sunday saw the fifth consecutive day of protests at Columbia University, where over 100 people have been arrested.
2 months ago
New York City Mayor Eric Adams at the 24th Annual Operation 7 Save-A-Life Breakfast, March 22, 2022. (ABC/Heidi Gutman)
2 months ago

Passover warning from New York authorities to Jewish community

Officials say the holiday, which begins Monday, may serve as a catalyst for extremist groups and individuals to commit acts of violence against Jewish faith-based communities.
2 months ago
VIDEO: Passover warning from New York authorities to Jewish community
2 months ago

Man dies after setting himself on fire outside courthouse where Trump is on trial

The man, Maxwell Azzarello, was badly burned and taken to a hospital in critical condition, officials said, but he later died from his injuries.
2 months ago
A police officer uses a fire extinguisher as emergency personnel respond to a report of a person covered in flames, outside the courthouse where former U.S. President Donald Trump's criminal hush money trial is underway, in New York, April 19, 2024.