Mount Vernon community activist Samuel L. Rivers is calling on the U.S. Department of Justice to investigate the death of Rayette Turner.
A Black woman was found dead in jail cell in Mount Vernon.
The National Weather Service has issued a weather advisory for the New York, Tri-State area through 8 p.m. Thursday.
A video that's going viral of NYPD officers beating a Black man at a Brooklyn Target is raising questions and outrage.
The daughter of late singer Whitney Houston has died after being in a coma for six months.
State Sen. John Sampson of Brooklyn's 19th District was stripped of his seat Friday after he was convicted on three of the nine corruption charges he faced.
More than 180,000 fast-food workers in the state are praising the the New York Wage Board after they unanimously vote to increase the minimum wage to $15.
On the weekend marking one year since the police killing of Eric Garner, Rev. Al Sharpton and his coalition rallied and took a petition to the U.S. Justice Department.
A building collapse in Bed-Stuy leaves several people injured and closes streets.
Family of Eric Garner discusses settlement.