Judy Rapfogel, the top aide for disgraced Assemblyman Sheldon Silver, makes a higher salary than New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
A nationally renowned teacher has been accused paying underage boys for nude photos.
Cardinal Edward Egan, the former Archbishop of New York, has died at the age of 82 after going into cardiac arrest in New York City.
Lacey Spears, the Westchester County, New York, mother and blogger accused of poisoning her 5-year-old son to death with salt, has been found guilty of murder.
Abdurasul Hasanovich Juraboev, 24, is the Uzbekistan citizen and Brooklyn resident accused of collaborating with two Islamists to join ISIS and kill Obama.
New York Times columnist David Carr has died at the age of 58.
NYPD Officer Peter Liang has been indicted in the November 2014 shooting of unarmed black man Akai Gurley in the Pink Houses in Brooklyn.
Irving Bierman is the New York Knicks fan who was accused of being an alcoholic and told to go and root for the Brooklyn Nets by Knicks owner James Dolan.
Maria Contreras is the Bronx teaching assistant who is accused of raping a 14-year-old mentally ill student at least six times.
Ellen Brody is the woman who caused the Metro North train crash on February 3 after parking her Jeep Cherokee on a crossing at Valhalla.
A Metro-North train collided with a vehicle on the tracks, killing six people and injuring more than a dozen of the 800-850 people on board the train.
A seven-alarm fire in Brooklyn’s Williamsburg neighborhood sent smoke across the borough and into Manhattan. The fire was battled by 200 members of the FDNY.
A former Fox producer shot himself dead on the steps of Fox News’ headquarters in New York City after claiming the network had ruined his life.
Witnesses allegedly heard somebody say “F*ck you” before Calvin Esdaile shot Home Depot supervisor Moctar Sy dead inside a crowded store.
A dad in New York City went room-to-room in his family home and systematically shot his wife, mother-in-law and daughter dead. Jonathon Walker was later found dead by cops.