"We're enduring an historic weather event tonight with record breaking rain across the city, brutal flooding and dangerous conditions," de Blasio stated.
Hurricane Ida has worked its way from the Big Easy to the Big Apple, with remnants reaching New York City on Wednesday night.
A similar incident occurred in 2003 when an adult tiger was rescued from an apartment in Harlem, the Humane Society said.
"We never, ever want riders to do that," Governor Kathy Hochul said. "It is dangerous and it caused a delay in the restoration of power."
The governor said that half of the New York City subway had been affected by the "unacceptable" outage.
Jin Park, a Queens, New York, resident born in South Korea, initially won the Rhodes Scholarship in 2018 as a student at Harvard University.
The four officers who were suspended were on a "crime reduction" duty when the a gun fired off, according to the Daily News.
The NYPD identified the victim as a 32-year-old male who had gotten into a verbal dispute with one of the suspects at a party.
NYPD Commissioner Dermot Shea said he would "100 percent" support a vaccine requirement at the state level, but stopped short of issuing a mandate for police.
Embattled former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani was called "disgusting" over his decision to groom himself in public.
The outgoing governor of New York handed out four sentence commutations, one pardon, and made a parole board referral in his final moments.
The new mandate comes after a previous requirement for teachers and staff to either receive the vaccine or be tested weekly for the virus.
Category 1 Hurricane Henri unleashed torrential rain on the Northeast ahead of its expected landfall later today.
Twitter users slammed a video showing the Senate Majority Leader dancing at a concert in New York City as tone deaf amid the crisis in Afghanistan.
According to the National Hurricane Center, Henri is now expected to make landfall at or near hurricane strength on Long Island or in southern New England on Sunday.
According to the NYPD, no arrests have been made in connection to the incident.
The woman was in her 30s and her cause of death will be determined by the medical examiner, police said.
Former President Trump pardoned the one-time New York Observer editor in January, while Kurson faced similar federal charges.
New York City's comptroller said city officials discovered during the early days of the pandemic that their supplies of N-95 masks had expired "years earlier."
A group of restaurant owners in Staten Island are seeking an injunction against the mayor's executive order requiring proof of vaccination for indoor dining.
The suspect, identified as 37-year-old Aaron Garcia, was arrested on Wednesday and was charged with attempted murder, assault and criminal mischief.
The species poses a threat to agricultural production, with "grapes, hops, apples, blueberries, and stone fruits" all at risk.
Mayor Bill de Blasio issued a new COVID-19 vaccine mandate to combat the sharp increase in new cases in New York City.
He was filmed shouting "respect my freedom" at an elderly woman riding the Q train in the Upper East Side of Manhattan.
New York City's recent primary election is an example of unnecessary complexity, coupled with incompetence, leading to delay and distrust.
"They were out for an ordinary day at the beach. Once the rain started they got ready to leave, and out of nowhere, they were struck."
The CNN anchor was approached by a reporter while on vacation in Sag Harbor, on the day his elder brother announced his resignation.
Excessive Heat Warnings have been issued in several parts of the country, including New York City, Portland, Seattle and other major metropolitan areas.
The Republican mayoral candidate said he would "personally change" the signs after the governor announced his resignation on Tuesday.