New York

Heavy Rain Causes Flooding In Parts Of Tri-State AreaThe main threat of flooding was in low-lying areas.
Police Search For 2 Suspects In Violent Business Robbery In BrooklynIt happened around 5:30 p.m. Thursday at an accounting office on Roebling Street in Williamsburg.
PHOTOS: 2016 Democratic National Convention: Night 4Highlights from the fourth night of the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. Hillary Clinton accepted the nomination for president and addressed the crowd.
Marshals Discover Woman’s Body While Serving Eviction Notice At Bronx ApartmentTwo weeks ago when Rosaura Cabreja and her family moved into their apartment at 2000 Prospect Ave in the East Tremont section of the Bronx -- they noticed an awful smell.
1 Employee Beaten, 1 Tied Up In Williamsburg Accounting Office RobberyPolice late Thursday were searching for two suspects who violently robbed a business in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.
Clinton: 'We Will Rise To The Challenge'Hillary Clinton told a nationally televised audience during her historic speech at the Democratic National Convention that "America is once again at a moment of reckoning."

New Jersey

Heavy Rain Causes Flooding In Parts Of Tri-State AreaThe main threat of flooding was in low-lying areas.
N.J. Track Prodigy Wilson Ready To Take Her Mark On Olympic StageThe Russian doping scandal may be dominating the conversation in advance of the XXXI Olympiad in Rio de Janeiro, but for a select contingent of athletes the spirit of the Games has not been doused.
Owner Says Building Regulations May Mean Funtown Pier In Seaside Park May Not Be RebuiltA historic Jersey shore pier that was pummeled by Superstorm Sandy, then destroyed in a spectacular fire the following year, might finally be done in by building regulations.
Bergen County Bans Circuses With Exotic Animals From County PropertyTraveling circuses will no longer be able to put down stakes on some public properties in one part of New Jersey.
Boy, 8, Nearly Drowns In Pool At Tenafly, N.J. JCCAn 8-year-old boy nearly drowned Thursday in a public pool at a Jewish Community Center in Tenafly, New Jersey.
SUV, NJ TRANSIT Light Rail Train Crash In NewarkThe crash took place shortly before noon at Franklin Avenue and Franklin Street.

Connecticut

Stamford Police: Woman Kidnapped, Forced To Withdraw Money From BankThe victim, 39, was kidnapped Tuesday at around 2:30 p.m. by four suspects who allegedly forced her to withdraw money from her bank and get cash from her home, police said.
Conn. Boarding School Faces 3rd Sexual Abuse Suit In Two YearsFor the third time in less than two years, a former student has filed a federal lawsuit alleging sexual abuse at the Indian Mountain School in Lakeville, Connecticut.
New Sandy Hook Elementary School To Open Nearly 4 Years After Mass ShootingNewtown is preparing to open a new Sandy Hook Elementary School to the public on Friday, nearly four years after 20 children and six educators were killed in a mass shooting.
Connecticut Day Care Owner Drops Fight To Keep License After Baby DeathState officials suspended Nydia Carrillo's license a few days after 2-month-old Bella Redondo of New Canaan developed trouble breathing and died hours later at Stamford Hospital on July 12.
$7,000 Radiation Device Stolen From Car In ConnecticutA suspect is in custody after a radiation device was stolen from a car in Bridgeport.
Connecticut Home Invasion Killer Joshua Komisarjevsky Resentenced To Life TermA state judge in New Haven resentenced Joshua Komisarjevsky on Tuesday to six consecutive life terms.

Entertainment

'Babylon 5' Star Jerry Doyle Found Dead At Age 60 In Vegas HomeActor and syndicated conservative talk show host Gerard "Jerry'' Doyle has died in Las Vegas at age 60.
Brooklyn Native To Travel Around Globe To Capture All Pokemon Go After Becoming First Person To Beat Game In North AmericaThe Brooklyn native who became the first person to beat Pokemon Go in North America is now traveling around the globe in an effort to capture them all.
Rihanna, Metallica, Kendrick Lamar To Headline Global Citizen Festival In Central ParkCo-hosts include Chelsea Handler, Neil Patrick Harris, Salma Hayek Pinault, Priyanka Chopra, Seth Meyers, Hugh Jackman and his actress-wife Deborra-lee.
Sarah Silverman: 'To The Bernie Or Bust People, You're Being Ridiculous'Actress and comedian Sarah Silverman laid into Bernie Sanders supporters at the Democratic National Convention Monday night.
Roger Ailes Out At Fox News Following Sexual Harassment AllegationsRoger Ailes is out at Fox News.
Timeline Of Events Leading Up To Roger Ailes' Resignation From Fox NewsHere are the key events leading up to Roger Ailes' resignation from Fox News Channel

Politics

PHOTOS: 2016 Democratic National Convention: Night 4Highlights from the fourth night of the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. Hillary Clinton accepted the nomination for president and addressed the crowd.
Clinton: 'We Will Rise To The Challenge'Hillary Clinton told a nationally televised audience during her historic speech at the Democratic National Convention that "America is once again at a moment of reckoning."
Libertarian Candidate Gary Johnson Says Endorsement From Romney Could Be ComingA third party candidate for president could get support from a former presidential candidate. Libertarian candidate Gary Johnson said Mitt Romney was considering endorsing him for president.
Chelsea Clinton: My Mother 'Never, Ever Gives Up'Chelsea Clinton described her presidential nominee mother Thursday night as a woman of passion, strength, empathy and love who “never forgets what she’s fighting for,” and “never, ever gives up.”
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Introduces Himself As Michael Jordan At DNC Because 'Trump Couldn't Tell The Difference'Basketball legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar had a slam-dunk of a joke at the Democratic National Convention on Thursday night.
Activist Sarah McBride Becomes First Openly Transgender Person To Address National ConventionActivist Sarah McBride became the first openly transgender person to speak at a national political convention Thursday.

Health & Well Being

Stony Brook Football Players Empower Paralyzed Patients To Ride The WavesImagine being paralyzed, but having a chance to body surf the ocean waves? A therapy program on Long Island is making it easy for paralyzed patients to do just that.
For Kids In The Northeast, Summer Camp Season Is Also Tick SeasonAccording to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 300,000 new cases of tick-born Lyme disease are diagnosed annually in the U.S.
Experts: Proceed With Caution When Consuming Unregulated Dietary SupplementsThere was a warning Wednesday, for the millions of people who take dietary supplements -- buyer beware.
Ice Bucket Challenge Money Leads To ALS DiscoveryThe ALS Association is crediting money raised through the Ice Bucket Challenge for the discovery of a gene they say is among the most common that contribute to the progressive disease.
UPSIT ‘Smell Test’ Could Aid In Early Detection Of Alzheimer’sThere has been a possible breakthrough in the early detection of Alzheimer's and other dementia. It's about how your brain processes and remembers certain smells or odors.
Her Reaction To An ‘American Girl’ Doll Went Viral – Now Texas Girl Has A New Leg Millions of people were moved to tears when they saw a 10-year-old girl filled with joy as she received an American Girl doll with a prosthetic leg.

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