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Protesters greet Donald Trump on first trip home to New York

Protesters rallied and marched against Donald Trump on the streets of New York on 4 May, as the US president returned to his home city for the first time since taking office. Trumps arrival was delayed due to celebrations with fellow Republicans after a new healthcare bill, repealing Obamacare, passed in the House of Representatives. 24 days ago

Ultra-Orthodox dressed Jewish rapper blows away New York pedestrians

Sammy K, the stage name of Atlanta-based Jewish rapper Sam Kalnitz, shared a video of himself dressed up in ultra-Orthodox Jewish clothing and asking New York pedestrians if he could rap for them. The video shows Kalnitz blowing away different groups of listeners, many of whom appear shocked at the impressive rhythmic flow emerging from the man dressed like a Hasidic yeshiva boy. Mar 28, 2017

Time-lapse video shows snowstorm hitting New York

Time-lapse footage from New Yorks famous Times Square captured the late season snowstorm roll into New York on 14 March. Snow ploughs from the citys department of sanitation worked throughout the night to keep the streets clear, as a blizzard swept through the heavily-populated north-eastern United States. Mar 15, 2017

Reporter attacked by man in Friday the 13th mask during live broadcast

WABC-TV reporter CeFaan Kim was covering a story on the Lower East Side of Manhattan on 3 March, when a man bombed the live broadcast. The stranger wearing a hockey mask slings his arm around Kim, a former U.S. Army Reserve sergeant, before they scuffle and the man in the mask attempts to push Kim to the floor. Mar 6, 2017

Reporter attacked by man in Friday the 13th mask during live broadcast

WABC-TV reporter CeFaan Kim was covering a story on the Lower East Side of Manhattan on 3 March, when a man bombed the live broadcast. The stranger wearing a hockey mask slings his arm around Kim, a former U.S. Army Reserve sergeant, before they scuffle and the man in the mask attempts to push Kim to the floor. Mar 6, 2017

Protesters rally, get arrested on Fight for 15 national day of disruption

The minimum wage advocacy group known as the Fight for 15—as in a $15 minimum wage—called for a “national day of disruption” in 340 cities across 29 states and the District of Columbia on Tuesday, 29 November, in which home care, childcare, fast food and airport workers simply stopped working. Protesters rallied in the streets of New York City. Some got arrested, mainly for disorderly conduct.  Nov 30, 2016

At least 16 arrests made at Anti-Trump protest in New York

New York police arrested at least 16 people as protesters gathered late on 9 November at one of Donald Trumps hotels in Manhattan. Chanting slogans and holding placards, the several-hundred strong crowd were venting their disapproval at the reality show host and real estate developer being voted the 45th president of the United States. Similar protests were held in other major cities across America. Nov 10, 2016

At least 16 arrests made at Anti-Trump protest in New York

New York police arrested at least 16 people as protesters gathered late on 9 November at one of Donald Trumps hotels in Manhattan. Chanting slogans and holding placards, the several-hundred strong crowd were venting their disapproval at the reality show host and real estate developer being voted the 45th president of the United States. Similar protests were held in other major cities across America. Nov 10, 2016