8 people are dead and more than a dozen injured after Sayfullo Saipov, 29, deliberately plowed a rented truck into a bicycle path striking pedestrians in lower Manhattan. The governor of New York Andrew Cuomo said the city was a target because it is an "international symbol of freedom and democracy".
The man was charged with forcible touching and sex abuse by officers after his depraved act on the crowded train.
Police in America fear the 'knockout game' is once again sweeping the nation. The 'prank' sees kids attempt to knock out innocent strangers with a single punch.
The woman struggled to fight off his advances and then sent the elevator back to the lobby where the accused tried to assault her again.
On three separate occassions, men reported meeting a woman in a restaurant and returning with her to a hotel room -
whereupon they became dizzy and collapsed.
George Saunders' becomes the second US author to win the prize for Lincoln in the Bardo which was described as 'unique' and 'extraordinary' by the judging panel.
New York jihadi Ahmad Khan Rahimi, 29, is convicted of laying two pressure cooker bombs. He considered himself 'a soldier in a holy war against Americans'.
The spy museum would be privately funded with a visit likely to cost nearly $40 per head.
The officers do not deny the sexual acts happened, but claim it was all consensual.
Civilian drone collided with Black Hawk chopper flying above residential area of Staten Island.
Kurdish sympathisers interrupted Erdogan's speech at the Marriott hotel in New York City.
Death Wish Coffee has recalled its cold coffee products after tests revealed the cans could contain a deadly toxin.
Public chargers will be offered at 50 stations across the city by 2020.
The UK PM referred to the US role in climate change.
Cops tailed the dealers back from the supermarket to a home in Queens, where a huge heroin and fentanyl stash lay hidden.
Remarks come as Israeli PM and world leaders gather to discuss the Iran nuclear deal at the UN assembly.
Lashawn Marten got a 25-year sentence for the racially motivated manslaughter of Jeffrey Babbitt.
City extends lead over New York, but European hubs are expected to benefit post-Brexit.
Dan Ziskie's first book, Cloud Chamber, features photographs taken on the streets of Manhattan between 2013 and 2016.
Tytianna Sparks, who is seven months pregnant, remains in critical condition, police said.