New York City

‘Crane King’ has 11 days to pay $1.5M penalty: judge

Construction magnate James Lomma has earned a new nickname — King of Contempt.<p>The self-described King of Cranes has 11 days to pay $1.5 million into …

The best crafting classes in NYC

Macrame Masterclass at CraftJam<p>Time to get knotty with macrame. You’ll learn the basics of decorative knotting—including eight to 10 different …

Crafting

Mom slashed by maniac: I’m too scared to ride the subway

She’ll never ride the subway again.<p>The Manhattan stroller mom who was slashed in the face by a homeless woman on a 5 train told The Post on Monday …

Crime

Changing Behavior of Asian Travelers Is Reshaping Brand Expectations

Everyone knows that Asia is a fast-growing sector for international travel.<p>But what many industry insiders don’t appreciate is the many changes in …

Hospitality

NYC subway slashing victim wants to know why she was targeted

A young mother slashed in the face has just one question for her attacker: “Why me?”

Crime

Political Winds Leave New Jersey Lawmaker Caught Between Party and Home

It was the scribbled footnote that did it, rippling across social media networks from northern New Jersey to Washington, revealing a pugnacious side of a low-key lawmaker.<p>In a fund-raising letter to a board member at a New Jersey bank, Representative Rodney Frelinghuysen, Republican of New Jersey, …

Clinton marches in Chappaqua Memorial Day parade

Fresh from the spotlight after delivering the Wellesley commencement address on Friday, former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary ClintonHillary …

Andrew Cuomo

Veterans add to backlash over Puerto Rican Day parade

The Puerto Rican Day Parade controversy spilled over into Memorial Day.<p>Veterans on Monday ripped Mayor de Blasio and Council Speaker Melissa …

Top 5 Things to do in New York City

I love New York. There is something quite infectious about the city that never sleeps. What that is though, I couldn’t say. On first glance, New York …

Brooklyn Bridge

Students Can Start Applying for Free Tuition Under Cuomo's Excelsior Scholarship on June 7

Starting June 7, college students statewide can apply for free tuition under Governor Andrew Cuomo's Excelsior Scholarship.<p>The program covers tuition …

Andrew Cuomo

Macaroon Day—Top Places for Macaroons

Do you remember the rise of the cupcake? Back then, social media—or dare we say Instagram—wasn’t as widely used, but we all definitely stood in line …

Manhattan

This Brooklyn street photographer is about to be your new obsession

Brooklyn based photographer, KangHee Kim was just looking for something to happen in the urban landscape of New York. However, just like any other …

Photography

Hillary Clinton Gets Warm Welcome At Chappaqua Memorial Day Parade

CHAPPAQUA, NY - More than six months after losing her bid for the presidency to Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton remains popular in her hometown of Chappaqua. The support was visible on a rainy Monday afternoon, when the former secretary of state was greeted with cheers as she marched in her local …

Andrew Cuomo

Stars talk about Shondaland's new Shakespearean drama 'Still Star-Crossed'

A new royal takes the throne and takes drastic measures to try to end the feud between the Montagues and the Capulets in the wake of Romeo and …

TV

Two-car crash in Queens leaves woman dead, three others injured

A two-car crash on a Queens service road left a woman dead and three other people injured early Monday, cops said.

Cornell’s Climate-Conscious Urban Campus Arises

When Cornell University competed in 2011 to develop an applied science and engineering campus in New York City, part of its pitch was that it would construct an academic building that would at least approach making as much energy as it used in a year, a concept known as net zero. It won. Then came …

Urban

NY Philharmonic Announces Free Park Concerts In June

The NY Philharmonic continues its marvelous tradition of free concerts in NYC parks this summer, with four orchestral performances under the night …

Tiger Woods arrested, charged with DUI in Florida

Tiger Woods was arrested and charged with DUI in Jupiter, Fla., records show.<p>The professional golfer was nabbed around 3 a.m. Monday on Military …

Golf

Woman Who Slashed Mom in Subway Has Dozens of Arrests: Cops

The New York mom who was slashed in the face as she rode a subway train with her toddler in midtown on Sunday morning has been released from the …

Crime

How to Eat Like Donald Trump in NYC: A Guide to His Favorite Restaurants in the City

Donald Trump has always been a meat-and-potatoes kind of guy. He likes his steaks well done and his private jet stocked with KFC. Unexpected …

Restaurants

'Harlem Biggie' at Harlem Shake Honors Notorious B.I.G.

If you want the chance to chow down on a burger dedicated to the Notorious B.I.G., you better act fast.<p>Harlem Shake in East Harlem is offering a …

Food

Chinatown Has A New Rooftop Bar With Spectacular Views

fullscreen<p>Fresh off opening a rooftop bar in NoMad, chef Dale Talde and his Three Kings Restaurant Group debuted another aerie this week atop the …

Hotels

Ex-pol lobbying against Child Victims Act reveals Albany swamp

When you're a crook, there are no limits to the depths you will go to cover up your filth. Just ask most of the New York politicians, including …

Boy Scouts of America

Intrepid Holds Annual Memorial Day Commemoration Ceremony

The annual service traditionally features the unrolling of a 100-foot American flag and the laying of four wreaths on the Hudson River.

Bill de Blasio

Police Investigate Shooting at New Jersey Home

State and local police are investigating a shooting at a home in New Jersey. Authorities have released few details on the shooting on Brady Road in …

NYPD

Denver Post Fires Sportswriter Over Racially Charged Tweet About Indianapolis 500 Winner

<b>DENVER (CBSNewYork)</b> — A sportswriter tweeted Sunday that he was uncomfortable with a Japanese driver winning the Indianapolis 500 on Memorial Day …

150th Kings County Memorial Day Parade Honors Those Who Died Serving in Armed Forces

Gloomy weather did not stop hundreds from attending the Kings County Memorial Day Parade.<p>Crowds honored military personnel in the 150th parade in …

Teen celebrating graduation fatally shot after defending friend

A teenager from Dallas celebrating his high school graduation was shot and killed after he tried to defend a female friend.

Crime

Police kill bear hanging out near New Jersey beach town

A black bear wandering around a New Jersey beach town was killed by police over the weekend, sparking outrage on social media.<p>The bear was first …

Tim Tebow's Week Includes Struggles At Plate, Big Catch

<b>COLUMBIA, S.C. (CBSNewYork/AP)</b> — Tim Tebow struggled to find his stroke, but made a game-saving catch for the Columbia Fireflies last week.<p>The former …

Tim Tebow