With the stroke of a pen, Mayor Bill de Blasio on Wednesday expanded the DUMBO Business Improvement District (BID) to include the former Jehovah's Witnesses' buildings in DUMBO along Prospect and S … Full Article
MANHATTAN — City Pays Tribute to Victims: Neeley, 8, of Virginia, sits on her father's shoulders during a moment of silence that was part of a tribute and ceremony remembering victims of this weekend's Paris terrorist attacks at the 9/11 Memorial and Survivor Tree, ri … Full Article
INDIA — Muslims Condemn Islamic State: Muslims carry an effigy of the Islamic State group and shout slogans condemning Friday’s attacks in Paris and expressing solidarity with France during a protest in Mumbai on Monday. … Full Article
The NYPD is deploying extra security around New York City after terrorist attacks in Paris that have left as many as 120 dead.
The department issued a statement Friday evening noting that the NYPD is "in close touch" with their French police counterparts, as well as the FBI. … Full Article
KATHMANDU — Cow Worshipped in Street: A boy walks his cow after offering it to devotees for worship during Tihar festival celebrations on Wednesday. Cows are considered sacred to Hindus and devotees offer money to the boy after they worship the cow. … Full Article
The rain couldn't scare these veterans away as Brooklyn-born actor Tony Lo Bianco and the Times Square Advertising Coalition hosted an event in Times Square on Tuesday morning, in honor of Veterans Day, to pay tribute to the 21 million living veterans who served in the military. … Full Article