Citing the harsh treatment faced by criminals in society, a Brooklyn judge decided not to send a young convict to prison.
Some high-end clients were quoted $8,400 for 14-hour appointments, prosecutors say.
Alternatives to holding suspects hostage for amounts they can't pay are gaining traction nationwide.
We meet the outspoken advocates for New York's medical marijuana program urging lawmakers to improve the system's restrictions and provide better coverage for patients.
Vincent "Chin" Gigante would often engage in bizarre behavior that ranged from chatting with parking meters to pissing on the street.
In order to preserve a classic cinematic experience, the George Eastman Museum's Nitrate Picture Show specializes in safely showing films on the highly flammable medium.
The criminal charges lean heavily on social media activity by young men of color.
When a former sex worker was picked up by the cops for no reason, she didn't take the easy route and plead guilty and sued the city for false arrest.
Meet the "Bernie Madoff of landlords," who's charged with 20 felonies and faces 25 years in prison.
A preview of the latest volume of Mossless, which explores identity, portraiture, and the things that people keep secret.
Like a terrible, fucked up game of "Would You Rather," the MTA has come up with two equally shitty plans for the impending L train shutdown between Brooklyn and Manhattan.
The man whose body was found Monday was allegedly a high-ranking member of the G Stone Crips.
Given the details we have so far, it's tempting to spin theories that sound like Sopranos plotlines.
Despite a $3 million effort to control the rat population, 2016 has seen more rodent-related complaints so far in 2016 than it did in the first four months of 2015.
Since 2000, real wages are down, rents are up, and more young people are being forced to take low-paying jobs in the retail or hospitality industries. So why do we live here, again?
Nightlife haunts close for all kinds of reasons, but it's usually because they're awful.
In the 1980s, the budding real estate mogul had a soft spot for wise guys.
Apr 27, 2016
Gang members are suspected of having a hand in at least eight murders—as well as terrorizing people with the threat of random violence.
We should probably look at our own role in the destruction of ancient artifacts.
What could have been a chance for the world to take a progressive approach to drugs ended up as a huge waste of time.
The 46-year-old confessed to more than 100 burglaries, but his past is way darker.
A tough loss in New York have reduced Bernie Sanders's chances to become president, but there's still reasons for him to stay out there.
After pulling in 60 percent of the vote in New York's GOP primary, the Republican frontrunner started to look eerily like a real presidential candidate.