It took three police officers to pull Sophia Tolbert, 23, away from the 26-year-old victim, NYPD said.
The roughly 300,000-square-foot project will be located in Soundview and could open by next year.
Admission to the specialized high schools would be based on schoolwork rather than tests.
Trent Benefield received $900,000 from the city after being shot by police when Sean Bell was killed.
We want to know what New Yorkers think of the governor's plan to build a train to LaGuardia Airport.
A marathon hearing focused on illegal short-term rentals.
The legislation would set up a restaurant-style grading system for cosmetology businesses.
Alexander and Emma were most popular in Manhattan, while David and Esther topped the list in Brooklyn.
A 90-year-old Forest Hills man was killed in a car crash along Woodhaven Boulevard on Dec. 21.
The Bronx's co-ops still offer affordable and spacious housing options even as the prices rise.
Inmate Victor Woods was being held on a drug charge when he went into convulsions, authorities said.
Fernando Crespin, 30, was stabbed in his chest and arms before he was carjacked in Ridgewood.
Jeffrey Taylor of The Bronx was arrested for smuggling tobacco, alcohol and a narcotic to inmates.
Bradley Ballard, who suffered from schizophrenia and diabetes, died in his cell in September 2013.
Department of Correction Commissioner Joseph Ponte laid out a list of proposed reforms for Rikers.
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