From chandeliers in Paris to board games in Russia, amenities at the coffee chain's outlets differ from country to country.
Barbara Joyce, a longtime resident of the beachfront community, is determined to rebuild and stay in the Queens neighborhood she still calls home.
The Occupy Wall Street movement has branched out into Occupy Sandy, which is run out of a Brooklyn church.
Social Tees Animal Rescue's annual Santa Paws event offered an opportunity for pet adoptions as well as for visiting dogs to meet St. Nick.
Sandy's storm clouds have yielded a silver lining in the hard-hit neighborhood: a closer community that includes dedicated volunteers.
Shaquille O'Neal drew a crowd just blocks from Madison Square Garden as he announced his latest post-NBA venture: a new jewelry line.
Hundreds of pro-Palestinian and pro-Israel demonstrators traded dueling chants in Times Square as the Gaza conflict stirred strong emotions in the streets of New York.
Food trucks are bringing free meals to Red Hook residents still reeling from Hurricane Sandy.