Madonna criticized for not following audience etiquette at NYC theatre
Madonna criticized for not following audience etiquette at NYC theatre

Madonna has been criticized for not following theatre audience etiquette as she used her phone for texting during a performance at New York City 's Public Theatre.

9/11 rescue workers face chronic illnesses

The 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center in New York City in 2001 have left a legacy of chronic ill health among emergency medical services workers, who came to the rescue of the victims, says a new research.

Atlanta Hawks` Thabo Sefolosha says police caused season-ending injury
Atlanta Hawks` Thabo Sefolosha says police caused season-ending injury

Atlanta Hawks reserve forward Thabo Sefolosha on Tuesday said New York City police caused his season-ending broken leg when he was arrested in Manhattan last week.

New York City Mayor says not yet endorsing Hillary for US presidency

 

New York: New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is not yet endorsing former secretary of state Hillary Clinton in her bid for the US presidency, saying he first wants to see a "clear, bold vision" of where she is going in her campaign.

 

Indiana Pacers` Chris Copeland stable after surgery for stab wounds
Indiana Pacers` Chris Copeland stable after surgery for stab wounds

 Indiana Pacers forward Chris Copeland was in stable condition on Thursday after surgery for stab wounds to his abdomen and elbow, the NBA team said.

Guerrilla artists leave Snowden statue in New York park

A group of anonymous artists erected a 4-foot-tall bronze statue of Edward Snowden, the former US spy agency contractor famous for leaking classified information, in a New York City park overnight, officials said on Monday.

US top court preserves New York ban on worship services in schools

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday left intact New York City`s ban on religious worship services inside school buildings after hours.

Nineteen hurt as blast, then fire bring down New York buildings
Nineteen hurt as blast, then fire bring down New York buildings

Nineteen people were hurt Thursday when three New York buildings collapsed and a blaze tore through another in what preliminary indications suggested was a gas-related explosion.

Frank Lampard visits future MLS club this weekend
Frank Lampard visits future MLS club this weekend

Manchester City midfielder Frank Lampard will visit his future Major League Soccer club this weekend, attending a New York City match against Sporting Kansas City on Saturday at Yankee Stadium.

New York's David Villa could make Spain return, says Del Bosque
New York's David Villa could make Spain return, says Del Bosque

David Villa`s international career is not necessarily over and the striker could return to the squad and extend his Spain scoring record, coach Vicente del Bosque said on Tuesday.

'Respect for Muslims': New York schools to close for Eid al-Fitr, Eid al-Adha
'Respect for Muslims': New York schools to close for Eid al-Fitr, Eid al-Adha

New York schools' calendars will now be adding two Muslim holidays Eid al-Fitr, Eid al-Adha as official off days, sparing the Muslim students a dilemma of choosing between their “school and religion”, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced.

Kim Kardashian wants Beyonce to be her neighbour?
Kim Kardashian wants Beyonce to be her neighbour?

 Reality TV star Kim Kardashian reportedly wants Beyonce to buy a house in her gated community.

Anti-Putin protesters rally in New York after Nemtsov's murder
Anti-Putin protesters rally in New York after Nemtsov's murder

Dozens of protesters rallied in New York City on Sunday near the Russian permanent mission to the United Nations to denounce the murder of Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov, despite fear of reprisals to themselves or family members back in Russia.

Man accused in IS group plot was about to quit job: Employer

The employer of one of three men charged with plotting to help the Islamic State group says the suspect was about to quit his restaurant job.

Terror suspect says Internet chats about women, not plot
Terror suspect says Internet chats about women, not plot

A Pakistani man on trial in the US for planning to bomb a British shopping centre testified he was exaggerating his prowess with women in online chats and e-mails he sent mentioning potential wedding dates and a bride, denying the communiques were coded to disguise an al Qaeda plot.

Three Central Asian men arrested for threatening attacks in US

Three Central Asian men have been arrested here on charges of conspiring to provide material support to ISIS, with two of them threatening to carry out attacks within the US and against the American President.

Enlightening moment: Amitabh Bachchan on meeting Michael Bloomberg
Enlightening moment: Amitabh Bachchan on meeting Michael Bloomberg

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan says a meeting with New York City's former mayor Michael Bloomberg has “enlightened” him and made him a “wiser” man.

Bob Simon of CBS News dead at 73 in New York City car crash

Veteran CBS News correspondent Bob Simon, a longtime member of the network`s "60 Minutes" on-air team, was killed in a car accident on Wednesday night in New York City, CBS said. He was 73.

At least seven dead as commuter train hits car near New York City: Reports

  A crowded New York commuter train struck a car near suburban White Plains during Tuesday evening`s rush period, sparking an explosion and a fire and killing at least seven people, media reported. 

City will pay USD3.9M in 2012 NY police shooting of Bronx teen

New York City has agreed to pay USD 3.9 million to the family of a black Bronx teenager shot to death by a white police officer in 2012.