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Norman Seabrook Guilty of Bribery in Trial That Cast Shadow Over De Blasio

Norman Seabrook Guilty of Bribery in Trial That Cast Shadow Over De Blasio

This was the second trial for Norman Seabrook, who for two decades led the New York City correction officers’ union. He left the courthouse during his first trial, which ended in a mistrial, with a smile. But he was convicted on Wednesday of accepting a bribe.

The Rise of the Stressed-Out Urban Camper

The Rise of the Stressed-Out Urban Camper

“The views are fantastic,” said Damon Willmott of Brooklyn, who had booked two tents for his family of four on Governors Island. “It’s great somebody’s done this in New York.”

Giuliani Promised a Surprise Before the Election. Comey Delivered One.

Giuliani Promised a Surprise Before the Election. Comey Delivered One.

Rudolph W. Giuliani’s cryptic remarks just days before the F.B.I. reopened its investigation of Hillary Clinton in 2016 have led to speculation about what he knew.

New Jersey Emerges as a Liberal Bulwark Under Murphy

New Jersey Emerges as a Liberal Bulwark Under Murphy

Under Gov. Philip D. Murphy, a Democrat who succeeded Chris Christie, a Republican, New Jersey has been abruptly tilting in a more liberal direction on issues that include immigration, climate change and gun control.

Lawyers for Michael Cohen and Stormy Daniels Sling More (Legal) Mud

Lawyers for Michael Cohen and Stormy Daniels Sling More (Legal) Mud

Michael Avenatti, lawyer for the porn star Stormy Daniels, was accused by lawyers for Michael D. Cohen of “fanning a media storm” with his TV appearances and social media posts.

Congestion Plan for Manhattan Gets Mixed Reviews

Congestion Plan for Manhattan Gets Mixed Reviews

Mayor Bill de Blasio, in a shift, expressed openness on Friday to a congestion pricing plan proposed by a task force appointed by Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo.

How Ronny Chieng, Comedian and Actor, Spends His Sundays

How Ronny Chieng, Comedian and Actor, Spends His Sundays

Ronny Chieng with his wife, Hannah Pham, as they wait for their massage appointments.

After Chaos, Port Authority Sets Storm Rules for Planes to Kennedy

After Chaos, Port Authority Sets Storm Rules for Planes to Kennedy

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey plans to require better management of luggage at Kennedy Airport after some travelers did not get their bags back for several days after the January snowstorm.

Grandmaster Flash Beats Back Time

Grandmaster Flash Beats Back Time

Grandmaster Flash at a playground in the Bronx where he used to D.J.

If Only Her Voice Could Change the Way the Mets Play

If Only Her Voice Could Change the Way the Mets Play

Marysol Castro, a public-address announcer for the New York Mets, is the first Latina announcer in Major League Baseball.

Airbnb Drives Up Rent Costs in Manhattan and Brooklyn, Report Says

Airbnb Drives Up Rent Costs in Manhattan and Brooklyn, Report Says

Apartments in Chelsea. The city comptroller said Airbnb rentals take units off the market for full-time residents.

Review: ‘The Forgotten Woman’ in Sag Harbor Is an Ode to Opera

Review: ‘The Forgotten Woman’ in Sag Harbor Is an Ode to Opera

Ashlie Atkinson as Margaret, the soprano at the center of the action, with Mark Junek, Darren Goldstein and Robert Stanton.

Defense Rests Its Case in Major New York Corruption Trial

Defense Rests Its Case in Major New York Corruption Trial

Closing arguments in the federal corruption trial of Joseph Percoco and three other defendants will begin on Tuesday.

Federal Inquiry Into Weinstein Expanded to Include Stalking

Federal Inquiry Into Weinstein Expanded to Include Stalking

Federal prosecutors are now considering stalking laws as part of their inquiry into Harvey Weinstein, who remains under investigation by local prosecutors for claims of sexual assault.

After Deadly New Jersey Crash, Scrutinizing the Safety of School Buses

After Deadly New Jersey Crash, Scrutinizing the Safety of School Buses

A memorial in front of East Brook Middle School in Paramus, N.J., on Friday. A student and a teacher were killed the day before when the school bus they were on collided with a dump truck.


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