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Schuler Was OK At Restaurant Before Taconic Crash: Police

AP | FRANK ELTMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

GARDEN CITY, N.Y. — Police investigating a head-on highway crash that killed a suburban mother and seven other people said Friday she was fine a...

A Town Hall Meeting, New York Style

David Vines | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
David Vines

It's unfortunate but generally true that most people, even the most informed political junkies, do not know who their state senator is.

NEW TWIST: Taconic Drunk Driver Was Diabetic, May Have Suffered Stroke, Says Lawyer

AP | FRANK ELTMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

GARDEN CITY, N.Y. — She couldn't have been drunk and stoned. Her husband had never seen her intoxicated before. And there were absolutely no mar...

Mets GM Calls Out Daily News Beat Writer, Adam Rubin (VIDEO)

David Vines | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Yesterday Mets general manager, Omar Minaya, announced the firing of assistant GM, Tony Bernazard. During the press conference, Minaya and Daily News ...

Mets Fire Tony Bernazard, Assistant To Mets GM

AP | DAVE SKRETTA | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Mets general manager Omar Minaya fired a team executive Monday for a series of blowups, then openly questioned the motives of a local...

Manhattan Airport? Crazy Plan Surfaces

Curbed | Lockhart Steele | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Concept: bulldoze under Central Park and replace it with a modern, international airport. The idea is so simple, so beautifully elegant, so inevitable...

New York's Worst Criminals: Tell Us Who Deserves The Title (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | David Vines (with research from Mercer Cook) | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Throughout the history of the Big Apple, you could say that there have been a few bad apples. From Bill the Butcher in the mid-19th century, to Matia...

Donald Trump's Golf Cart Stolen At Tourney

nj.com | Brendan Prunty | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

How quickly do you think Donald Trump pulled the trigger over this? Monday morning, the first day of competition at Trump National Golf Club-Bedmin...

Brooklyn Cyclones Plan Salute To Pregnancy Night

BrooklynCyclones.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

For generations, it has been said that Brooklynites have been "born into baseball." This summer, that term may be more literal than ever before. On Su...

New York Yankees Are In Good Shape

SNY.tv | Sam Borden | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

When the Yankees open up the second half of the season on Friday, they'll do it with a three-game series against the American League Central-leading T...

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus in Coney Island, Brooklyn

NY Metro Parents. | NY Metro Parents | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

For the first time ever, Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus have set up their big top on the Coney Island boardwalk!...

New York Ballparks: Minor Changes Planned For Citi Field

Newsday | Mark Herrmann | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The Mets received permission from Major League Baseball to show the live feed on video screens the instant the ball is in play, allowing fans to follo...

Does Escada's Bankruptcy Mean No Store for Soho?

Racked | Racked | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

This might explain why the site of Escada Sport in Soho has remained empty lo these many months: The German luxury brand is facing bankruptcy. Chair...

Breaking: New York Government Really Dysfunctional

Daily Intel. | Daily Intel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The most dysfunctional, in fact. ...

Brooklyn cyclists would love Amsterdam -- a truly bike-friendly city

Brooklyn Paper | Brooklyn Paper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Note: More media content is available for this story at BrooklynPaper.com.By Ben MuessigThe Brooklyn PaperAMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS — In this old ...

Sales Tax Hike Approved By State Senate For NYC

NBC NewYork | NBC New York | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The sales tax in New York City will be raised to 8.875 percent, making it one of the highest in the nation. Sponsored Topics: New York City - Sale...

Madoff Moves to Prison in N.C.

NBC NewYork | NBC New York | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Convicted ponzi swindler Bernard Madoff has left New York's Metropolitan Correctional Center and is taking up new digs at a federal prison in North Ca...

Midseason Review: First Half Highlights From New York Baseball (SLIDESHOW)

David Vines | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Both the Mets and the Yankees entered the 2009 season with great expectations for this year and beyond. New ballparks went up in Queens and The Bronx...

Entertainment, World Class Live Jazz, And Your Guide To A New York Summer

City Guide. | City Guide | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Like everything else, travel and live jazz have suffered the economic downturn in New York and beyond. Fortunately, this summer you don't have to go a...

HuffPost Readers Share Their NYC Photos

Katie Saddlemire | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

We received even more wonderful pictures after last week's NYC Slideshow. Check them out, and send your own photos to convernyc@huffingtonpost.com ...

HuffPost Readers Share Their NYC Photos

Katie Saddlemire | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

We received even more wonderful pictures after last week's NYC Slideshow. Check them out, and send your own photos to convernyc@huffingtonpost.com ...

Yankees: Phil Hughes Was Mishandled By Front Office

SNY.tv | Dan Graziano | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK -- Earlier this year, when Chien-Ming Wang hit the disabled list and the Yankees needed a starting pitcher to take his place, they did what t...

Your Picks! HuffPost Readers Share Their Favorite Unknown NYC Haunts

Katie Saddlemire | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Last week, we told you about our favorite little-known spots in the city to get drink or a meal, and asked you to send us yours (fair's fair!). Belo...

Hudson River Plane Crash: Video Of Other Plane Crashes, Photos, Map

The Huffington Post/AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

A US Airways jetliner crashed into the Hudson River on Thursday afternoon after a flock of birds apparently disabled both its engines. Rescuers pulled...