Turkish police are hunting for an assailant who – reportedly dressed as Santa Claus – opened fire at a crowded Istanbul nightclub during New Year’s celebrations Sunday, killing at least 39 people and wounding close to 70 others in what authorities said was a terror attack.
Children on Staten Island shared their resolutions and wishes for 2017 as they celebrated New Year's Eve at the Staten Island Children's Museum's annual daytime event. The day, which began at 1 p.m., featured live music from children's musicians, “Patrick and the Rock-a-Silly Band.”
(AP) – An assailant believed to have been dressed in a Santa Claus costume opened fire at a nightclub in Istanbul during New Year’s celebrations Saturday, killing at least 35 people and wounding 40 others in what the city’s governor described as a terror attack.
A man poses with a selfie stick on Roosevelt Avenue in Woodside during the year's first big snowstorm on Jan. 23. On April 8, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks to a crowd of supporters at Industry City in Brooklyn ahead of the New York State Democratic primary. Hundreds of people protested outside Grand Central Terminal on April 14 while Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump spoke at the New York Republican gala ahead of the party's New York primary.
More than 2 million revelers crammed into Times Square to usher in the New Year as news broke late Saturday night that a terrorist dressed as Santa Claus had opened fire in an Istanbul nightclub, killing at least 35 people and wounding dozens more.
Coney Island was set to host its third annual New Year’s Eve celebration Saturday night.
An assailant believed to have been dressed in a Santa Claus costume opened fire at a nightclub in Istanbul during New Year’s celebrations Saturday, killing at least 35 people and wounding 40 others in what the province’s governor described as a terror attack.
News 12 hit the streets to ask residents what they planned to toast at midnight for the new year.
Starting in October, seven police officers and seven civilians got together once a week to get to know one another and do improvisational exercises. At the end of the 10-week journey they starred in To Protect, Serve, and Understand, a free show at the Brooklyn Music School.
New Year’s Eve revelers, donning oversized 2017 eyeglasses and green Statue of Liberty hats, filled Times Square on Saturday hours before the glittering crystal ball was to drop.
The New York State DMV offered several tips for partygoers to safely celebrate the new year.
Chances are you'll wake up on New Year's Day, or some other day in 2017, with a hangover. Nothing takes the “happy” out of a new year like waking up with a raging hangover.
Many Brooklyn stores were busy Saturday with customers picking up last-minutes items for their New Year’s Eve celebrations.
First responders took the struck pedestrian to Maimonides Medical Center with a possible skull fracture and severe gashes on his leg, police said. An elderly man was in critical condition Friday night after he was struck by a hit-and-run driver in Brooklyn, police said.
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Police say one man is dead following a fight at a baby shower party. The NYPD says the argument broke out in a banquet hall on Bedford Avenue at around 1 a.m. Saturday.
Residents of St. George opposed the plan to transform the former Daughters of St. Paul convent on Fort Place into a residence for 59 mentally ill patients. Instead, the state Office of Mental Health has announced the release of a request for proposals to design and build two mixed-use housing projects on Staten Island which will give preferential placement to veterans and Staten Islanders.
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See this story at BrooklynDaily.com.By Julianne CubaBrooklyn DailyWondering where those ubiquitous sidewalk Christmas-tree vendors go on Dec. 26? The answer is Brighton Beach. Dealers pining to shed their leftover stock (and pick up some extra green) head down to “Little Odessa,” where the Tannenbaum trade is still booming after Christmas Day, because members of the Russian Orthodox faith celebrate Jesus’ birth on Jan. 7, one vendor said. “We’re not even here before Christmas, we sell mostly in Manhattan. Most of what…
A fugitive Torah thief from Brooklyn finally turned himself in to authorities Thursday morning after more than a month on the run, The Post has learned. Benjamin had slipped into the facility after a boy who had been studying there walked out and assumed he was a worshipper.
Tom Avitabile, the author of a series of best-selling political techno thrillers, will speak at the Brooklyn Heights Library’s interim branch and s
The mother of a Brooklyn man killed in East New York in late June is honoring her son by selling the books that he wrote.
A disease that kills oak trees and spreads like wildfire has been detected in Brooklyn.