New York City

Creep masturbated to porn in front of ‘Matilda’ actresses on subway: cops

A creep squeezed in between two young female cast members of the hit Broadway musical “Matilda” and touched himself while watching porn on a crowded …

Greenwich Village

The top 10 secret speakeasies and hidden bars in NYC, and how to find them

<b>Employees Only</b><p>The New York design clique’s answer to Milan institution Bar Basso, this Prohibition-style watering hole is fronted by a fortune-teller’s lair (just look out for a red neon psychic sign). Established in 2004 by five industry friends and since expanded to other global locations …

Manhattan

Crazed homeless man goes on stabbing spree in NYC

A homeless man went on a stabbing rampage in the heart of Greenwich Village Monday night, threatening a teen with a pair of scissors and then …

Greenwich Village

Meet The NYC Renter Who Built A Business Exposing Bad Landlords

Yale Fox wants to hold landlords accountable–by giving them a report card.<p>On the Upper West Side of Manhattan, what appears to be a beautiful old brownstone building has an apartment available for rent on the fourth floor. But would-be renters don’t have any idea that the building has had safety, …

Manhattan

Tribeca’s 800-foot skyscraper 111 Murray shows off interiors in new renderings

The amenity-packed building will welcome residents by next year<p>It’s been a while since we checked in at 111 Murray, the amenity-packed Tribeca skyscraper, and construction is moving right along. The Kohn Pedersen Fox-designed condo topped out in the spring, and according to developers Fisher …

Tribeca

The Toxic Saga of the World’s Greatest Fish Market

More than 16 years and 600 billion yen later, the fate of Tokyo’s Tsukiji market is still up in the air<p><b>Tsukiji is the most exalted fish market</b> on earth, the sort of humbling place that causes the likes of globally worshipped god-chef René Redzepi to deem it one of the “seven culinary wonders of the …

Japan

Baby Dies As Breastfeeding Mom Falls Asleep: NYPD

An infant boy died in his mother's arms as she breastfed him in their home Tuesday morning, the NYPD says.<p>The 2-month-old baby, Caleb Choi, was found …

Staten Island

The stories behind the most interesting building names in NYC

1<p>Although Woolworth’s department stores are no longer around, there’s one location that’s a living reminder of this five-and-dime’s legacy. Standing …

Empire State Building

Delicious Middle Eastern Dumplings Now Served In The West Village

<i>Our latest installment of Quick Bites brings us to the West Village for Levantine dumplings.</i> [ more › ]

West Village

Tiny Upper East Side studio with custom design wants $350K

That’s a lot of closet space<p><i>Welcome back to</i> <i>The Six-Digit Club</i><i>, in which we take a look at a newish-to-market listing priced under $1 million, because nice things sometimes come in small packages. Send nominations to the</i> <i>tipline</i><i>.</i><p>Micro Week may be over, but this tiny Upper East Side studio caught our …

Manhattan

Curtis Sliwa arrested outside Gracie Mansion

Guardian Angels founder Curtis Sliwa was taken into custody Tuesday morning outside Gracie Mansion, according to police.<p>It’s not clear what charges …

Crime

Trump to Visit Long Island in Wake of MS-13 Gang Arrests

In the wake of last week’s announcement that more than 15 members of the transnational gang MS-13 had been arrested in five murders on Long Island, President Trump is coming to Suffolk County on Friday to discuss measures to eliminate the gang. He is planning to meet with Representatives Peter T. …

Crime

The 10 Best 4-Year Colleges in New Jersey Ranked

These are the best four-year colleges in the Garden State, according to Schools.com.

New Jersey

NYPD cop’s widow gives birth to their daughter three years after his death

As mortally wounded NYPD cop Wenjian Liu lay in a Brooklyn hospital in 2014, doctors asked his stricken wife if she wanted his semen preserved so …

Queens barber fatally shot after mocking rivals on Instagram

A beloved barber was gunned down outside a Queens eatery early Tuesday, hours after he fired off a social media post taunting his rivals.

Crime

Amid Transit Crisis, Cuomo Plans a Rare Visit to Washington

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo will make a rare trip to Washington on Wednesday, meeting with Democratic members of the New York congressional delegation and the transportation secretary, Elaine Chao, as New York City suffers through an ongoing transit crisis.<p>The trip, which has not been publicly disclosed, …

MTA

Free Broadway at Borough Hall: 'Chocolate Factory,' 'Bandstand' casts to sing

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- The borough is getting a musical treat Friday afternoon, thanks to The NYC Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment.<p>From noon …

Staten Island

A Cream Cheese Shop Is Opening In New York City Because It's Not Just For Bagels

I've never understood why people would waste a perfectly good bagel by piling it with butter instead of the far superior spread, cream cheese. Now, it seems like I'm no longer alone in celebrating a bagel's best friend: According to Grub Street, a cream cheese shop is opening in New York City, and …

Cheese

The Best Shopping in New York City

Our favorite stores in America's fashion capital...<p>Shopping one of the most bustling cities on Earth can seem daunting at first; after all, where does one start in one fashion's largest capitals and the only stateside fashion week hub when there seems to be a luxury department store or chic …

New York Style

Pizza Chef Booted from Riis Park for Being Too Vulgar, Officials Say

NEPONSIT — The National Park Service was at its Whit's end.<p>The foul-mouthed pizza chef Whitney Aycock — previously accused of growing pot in his …

Pizza

The MTA is getting rid of seats on some subway cars

Finding a seat on the subway during rush hour is damn near impossible. Soon, such a feat will literally be impossible on cars across the system.<p>MTA …

Fast-Food Industry Schedule Rules Helps Some Working Poor At The Expense Of Others

New York City is the latest city to impose new schedule regulations on fast-food restaurants. Under the New York City rule, fast-food restaurant managers must provide workers with their schedules two weeks in advance, pay them extra for any changes after that, give workers at least 11 hours off …

Working-class

Day-care owner defends worker axed for allegedly sitting on child

“I hope she’s OK,” Allison Reid said Tuesday of ex-employee Ekaterina Silva. “We are all human, we all make mistakes.”

Crime

Here’s the damning homeless email de Blasio says doesn’t exist

Here’s the email that City Hall sa​ys doesn’t exist.<p>The Post on Tuesday obtained a copy of ​the internal NYPD message outlining plans for cops to …

NYPD

Missing Grandma Found Dead on Brooklyn Roof: Priest

What to Know<p>Mary Joyce-Bonsignore was last seen at her Bensonhurst home around 8:30 a.m. Monday<p>Her grandson, Connor Coyne, has a search team out …

Crime

Why This Ex-Convict Might Be the Best CMO Ever

Coss Marte is the founder and CEO of ConBody, one of the fastest growing fitness programs in New York. Marte's road to success, however, was forged …

Manhattan

VIP tickets up for grabs for ALL concerts at this year's Live From Times Square in Newcastle

Live From Times Square will feature Jake Bugg, Leftfield, James, The Libertines, Hacienda Classical, Manic Street Preachers and Brian Wilson

Times Square

Jason Chaffetz Visits NYC, Mocks Homeless Person

Former Republican House member and Benghazi-investigator Jason Chaffetz resigned from the House on June 30th this year and became a Fox News …

Jason Chaffetz

Empellon Midtown Serves Three-Star Dessert Tacos

Sweet far outshines savory at the new location<p>Near a tony corner of Midtown Manhattan, a Thomas Pink store fits bankers for $400 cotton shirts, a Tourneau shop hawks watches that could pay off your student loans, and a restaurant called <b>Empellon</b> makes some of the city’s finest tacos for $6.<p>They are …

Dessert

The Bowery Market Opens on the Site of a Former Auto-Mechanic Shop in NYC

With all the popular restaurant options that New York City has to offer, it may be easy to miss the tiny, open-air food market sitting on the corner …

Restaurants