Recount ends in narrow prosecutor's race; rivalry persists

NEW YORK (AP) — Queens Borough President Melinda Katz has declared victory over public defender Tiffany Cabán in the race for the Democratic nomination for Queens district attorney, but Cabán says the...

US defender Geoff Cameron signs with Queens Park Rangers

American defender Geoff Cameron is moving to Queens Park Rangers from Stoke after spending last season on loan to QPR. The London club announced Thursday it had signed the 34-year-ol...

The Latest: De Blasio calls for probe of NYC power outages

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on power outages amid hot weather in New York City (all times local): 8:30 a.m. Mayor Bill de Blasio is calling for a "full investigation...

Power restored to some in New York after heat wave outage

NEW YORK (AP) — Power has been restored to 13,000 customers in Brooklyn, but around 40,000 others across New York City are still without power as temperatures remained high overnight and rain clouds l...

Ocasio-Cortez: Trump enjoyed crowd saying, "Send her back!"

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has told constituents that President Donald Trump enjoyed hearing a crowd at his rally earlier this week calling for a Somali-born congresswoman to g...

'Go back'? Omar and the squad are building strength at home

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — President Donald Trump can tell Rep. Ilhan Omar to "go back" to Somalia all he wants. All indications suggest she's not going anywhere. Safely entrenched in libera...

Ex-governor to lead push Sands' push for casino in NYC

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Former New York Gov. David Paterson is joining Las Vegas Sands to lead the casino and resort developer's push for a casino in New York City. Voters have already a...

3 dead, 2 seriously injured in house fire

NEW YORK (AP) — Officials say two adults and a 6-year-old girl have been killed and two others were seriously injured in a house fire in New York. The 2-alarm blaze was reported just...

Celebrity birthdays for the week of July 14-20

Celebrity birthdays for the week of July 14-20: July 14: Actress Nancy Olson ("Sunset Boulevard") is 91. Football player-turned-actor Rosey Grier is 87. Actor Vincent Pastore ("The S...

In Queens, revered Jewish leader's burial site draws crowds

NEW YORK (AP) — It's quiet in the middle of the day on the streets of this residential neighborhood in New York City's borough of Queens — except for the steady stream of visitors coming in and out of...

Concerts, fireworks and a military parade mark July Fourth

NEW YORK (AP) — The national holiday to mark America’s birth as a country has been filled with parades, concerts, competitive eating and, of course, fireworks. Boston, Philadelphia, Was...

The Latest: Mourners gather at funeral of 9/11 activist

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the funeral for a detective who fought for 9/11 compensation (all times local): 9:45 a.m. A fellow activist says a former New York Cit...

Funeral set for detective who fought for 9/11 compensation

NEW YORK (AP) — A former New York City police detective who fought until his final days for the extension of the Sept. 11 Victim Compensation Fund is being remembered with a funeral service in Queens ...

Funeral scheduled for detective who fought for Sept. 11 fund

NEW YORK (AP) — A funeral will be held Wednesday for a former New York City police detective who was a leader in the fight for the Sept. 11 Victims Compensation Fund. ...

Ocasio-Cortez voters may get another win with Tiffany Cabán

NEW YORK (AP) — If Tiffany Cabán becomes the next district attorney of Queens, the Democrat will owe her victory to the same group of electrified voters in the neighborhoods that sent Alexandria Ocasi...