More than 60 events are taking place for the festival, including a samurai sword demonstration, cosplay characters and musical performances.
Updated 03:15 PM
An 8-year-old Brooklyn boy is dead after he was hit in the head with a concrete flowerpot.
Updated 12:07 AM
Both Brooklyn and Queens are celebrating opening day for the first span of the new Kosciuszko Bridge.
Updated 04/27/2017 10:53 PM
The city's first new bridge in more than 50 years is drawing lots of praise for its design and its promise of improving traffic. But New Yorkers just can't agree on how to pronounce its name.
04/27/2017 08:21 PM