‘Say it ain’t so’: Twitter users lament Byford’s resignation from the MTA

January 23, 2020
Emily Davenport

New York City elected officials and residents are taking to Twitter to express their disappointment after Andy Byford announced his…

‘He was a man of his word’: Transit union leaders credit Byford for turning subways around

Just as the Metropolitan Transportation Authority reported improvements on "every metric" in its final report of the Subway Action Plan,…

January 23, 2020

Pink Floyd’s Roger Waters to bring his North American summer tour to Madison Square Garden

Pink Floyd co-founder, singer and bassist Roger Waters is bringing a unique audio-visual experience to New York during his tour…

January 23, 2020

New York City Transit boss Andy Byford quits after two years on the job

The "train daddy" is leaving us. New York City Transit President Andy Byford, who oversees the city's subways and buses,…

January 23, 2020

Hallmark media CEO leaves, month after same-sex ad backlash

The head of Hallmark's media business is leaving the company after 11 years, just a month after its flagship Hallmark…

January 23, 2020

Giants hire Marc Colombo to try and fix offensive line

The New York Giants are bringing on adding some more Dallas Cowboys influence as head coach Joe Judge completes his…

January 23, 2020

Cuomo wants quicker process for closing New York prisons

BY RYAN TARINELLI New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is recommending a proposal that would give him the ability to close…

January 23, 2020

Judge: No keeping Stormy and Trump out of NY Avenatti trial

BY LARRY NEUMEISTER There's no keeping porn star Stormy Daniels and President Donald Trump out of California attorney Michael Avenatti's…

January 23, 2020

Driver behind fatal Brooklyn crash back in March charged with manslaughter: NYPD

Ten months after a popular 63-year-old Flatlands real estate agent was killed in a massive crash near her home in…

January 23, 2020

Mets react to manager Luis Rojas hiring

The Mets acted quickly to move on from the short-lived Carlos Beltran tenure, hiring Luis Rojas as their new manager…

January 23, 2020

DC claims inaugural committee spending enriched Trump family

BY COLLEEN LONG AND MICHAEL BALSAMO Donald Trump’s inaugural committee spent more than $1 million to book a ballroom at…

January 23, 2020

Cops investigating death of man who was found shot in Manhattan

Police are investigating the death of a man who was found shot inside a car parked in Manhattan early Thursday…

January 23, 2020

Brother of slain Queens gang member cuffed for revenge shooting

A Bronx man who lost his brother last year due to a gang-related shooting was arrested last week for committing…

January 23, 2020

Working over the holidays: Real estate closings on Dec 24 and 25

The following is a list of real estate closings that took place on December 24 and December 25, 2019. We’ve…

January 23, 2020

Chinese city stops outbound flights, trains to fight virus

BY KEN MORITSUGU The Chinese city of Wuhan shut down outbound flights and trains as the world's most populous country…

January 23, 2020

New study finds that these New York City neighborhoods are the most ‘livable’

Finding the right apartment can be a daunting task. What could be even more intimidating is starting with a search…

January 23, 2020

Eli Manning set to retire after 16 seasons on the New York Giants

After 16 seasons under center as the face of the New York Giants, Eli Manning is calling it a career.…

January 22, 2020

Mugging in a taxi and deli robbery in Village blotter

Robbery in a taxi ride A taxi passenger was robbed by two men in the early morning hours of Jan.…

January 22, 2020

Dems appeal for GOP open minds as impeachment arguments open

BY LISA MASCARO, ERIC TUCKER AND ZEKE MILLER House Democrats opened arguments in President Donald Trump's impeachment trial Wednesday, appealing…

January 22, 2020

Subway theft and smashed windshield in Chelsea blotter

Subway robbery at Times Square A woman was robbed while standing on a 42nd Street subway platform on Jan. 11,…

January 22, 2020

Comptroller Stringer audit reveals HRA inadequately reviewed two-thirds of homeless case files

A new report from City Comptroller Scott Stringer found that the Human Resource Administration (HRA) failed to adequately review two-thirds…

January 22, 2020

MTA pushes for transit expansions from Bay Ridge to Astoria

The MTA and the Transit Workers Union Local 100 are on the same page in their support for expanding mass…

January 22, 2020

Notorious Brooklyn deli closed by Sheriff for non-payment of tobacco fines

Dozens of Sheriff's officers swooped in on the notorious Big Boy Deli in Brooklyn this afternoon and sealed the store…

January 22, 2020

Derek Jeter officially presented as newest Baseball Hall of Famer

It's not often you'll see Derek Jeter donning a jersey that was not adorned in Yankee Pinstripes, but he gladly…

January 22, 2020

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