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US citizen brought from Pakistan to NYC faces terror charges

A US citizen who authorities say traveled from Canada to Pakistan to train with al-Qaida in order to carry out jihad has been arrested and charged with conspiring to kill American soldiers, according to court papers unsealed on Thursday.

NYC explosion victim is officially identified

After two bodies were pulled from the rubble of a Manhattan apartment building collapse, authorities shifted their focus to what caused the massive explosion and fire and the possibility that someone may have improperly tapped a gas line serving one of the buildings.

Even with shift, NYC St Patrick's Day parade draws gay protests

Gay rights activists and elected officials said on Tuesday they would continue to protest New York City`s main St. Patrick`s Day parade even as organizers prepared to let a gay group carry a banner this year for the first time in the parade`s history.

Tyra Banks putting her NYC apartment on sale
Tyra Banks putting her NYC apartment on sale

Supermodel Tyra Banks has now put her two-bedroom apartment on the market for a whopping USD 3.8 million.

Tyra Banks puts her NYC apartment on sale for $3.8 mn
Tyra Banks puts her NYC apartment on sale for $3.8 mn

Supermodel Tyra Banks has put her two-bedroom apartment on the market for a whopping $3.8 million.

Lana Del Rey finds NYC inspiring
Lana Del Rey finds NYC inspiring

American Singer Lana Del Rey says living in New York was her "sole source" of inspiration for her work.

Kim Kardashian scouting apartment in NYC

Reality TV star Kim Kardashian is apparently eyeing a new place in NYC as she was spotted scouting a USD 21,000,000 apartment.

Authorities: NYC man threatened Muslim advocate

A New York City man was charged today with sending emails threatening to kill a leader of a Muslim civil rights group.

NYC settles with 14 Occupy protesters for USD 583K

New York City has agreed to pay nearly USD 600,000 to settle allegations that police wrongfully arrested a group of Occupy Wall Street protesters, marking the largest settlement to date in an Occupy-related civil rights lawsuit, the marchers` lawyers said today.

Courses in Bengali at NYC college gaining popularity

Courses in Bengali are gaining popularity at a New York city college, where students read Nobel laureate and eminent Bengali writer Rabindranath Tagore to learn the language and the culture associated with it.

Richard Gere plays homeless New Yorker in new flick

Richard Gere will portray the role of homeless New Yorker in his new film `Time Out of Mind.`

Liam Neeson `pissed off` at NYC mayor Bill de Blasio

Liam Neeson has revealed that he is "pissed off" at NYC mayor Bill de Blasio, who wants to shut down the horse-drawn carriage industry as it`s inhumane to keep horses in modern-day Manhattan

Man indicted in long-cold NYC `Baby Hope` killing

A man accused of killing his 4-year-old cousin, known for two decades only as "Baby Hope," was indicted in one of New York City`s most haunting cold cases, as his lawyer continued to question a police confession that sealed the man`s arrest.

Lady Gaga dons Hannibal Lecter inspired head cage on night out in NYC

Lady Gaga wore some kind of Hannibal Lecter inspired cage around her ahead when she was out and about in New York recently.

Over 100 Occupy Wall Street arrests in NYC

Police say more than 100 people have been arrested as Occupy Wall Street protesters march in small groups.

World Trade Centre becomes highest NY tower

The World Trade Centre tower built to replace the destroyed Twin Towers is set to become New York`s tallest skyscraper.

NYC honours Shabana Azmi for her contribution to cinema

Padma Bhushan awardee Shabana Azmi has been honoured by the city of New York for her contribution to cinema.

British PM visits with Newark, NJ mayor

Obama, 50, and Cameron, 45, appeared to enjoy each other`s company, and also exchanged gifts.

Courtney Love suffers fashion faux pas at ‘Young Adult’ premiere in NYC

Courtney Love looked completely dishevelled in her designer gown as she hit the red carpet of the ‘Young Adult’ premiere at the Ziegfeld Theatre in NYC.

NYC subway, Broadway shut for Irene

All Broadway musicals and plays were canceled for Saturday and Sunday, as well as `Zarkana` by Cirque du Soleil at Radio City Music Hall.