Friends of Robert Vineberg have pulled together $40,000 for his bail, his lawyer said.
A DNA sample links an ex-con being held on Rikers Island for three robberies to the brutal attack.
Daquan Breland, 23, and Daquan Wright, 19, have been transferred to jails outside the city, records show.
The 24-foot floating sphere of umbrella frames was installed in Inwood Hill Park Wednesday.
The NY Horticultural Society's GreenTeam gives ex-cons and at-risk youth a chance to give back.
Ten Department of Corrections employees were indicted for the alleged beating of an inmate on Rikers.
Nine current and one former city Department of Correction employees are expected to be charged Wednesday.
Residents of The Bronx's 41st Precinct say the Rikers numbers inflate theirs and misrepresent the area.
Anneke Lucas, a Belgian child trafficking victim, closed her Park Slope studio to teach prisoners yoga.
The name of former Mafia chieftain scared a suspect into confessing.
Eight Department of Correction officers were hurt in two fights on Rikers Island, officials said.
A new lawsuit claims that sex among city correction officers on Rikers Island is "rampant."
From U Thant Island to Rikers, a boat tour of the city's islands unearths a trove of history.
Jason Bohn allegedly killed Danielle Thomas in their Astoria, Queens home on June 26.
A Department of Correction bus was struck by a car on the interstate Wednesday.
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