Griffith was one of eight people who died in the derailment.
A Long Island high school senior was slapped with criminal charges this week – just before graduation.
For them, this holiday is more than a list of names, or a stack of faded photographs, a flag, a salute and a song. Survivors gather in ceremonies far north of the city and in the heart of the Bronx: the common task of bearing witness.
The event is part of Fleet Week and also organized by the Paramus non-profit Operation Goody Bag.
As the holiday weekend began on Friday, the State Department released the first batch of Hillary Clinton’s emails, and among other things they show she received sensitive information about Benghazi on her unsecure home server.
More than 300,000 people are expected at the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach this weekend.
The NYPD said the woman slipped on the stairs in her building and then fell out an open window in the stairwell to her death.
A Queens community was on high alert Friday evening, after a man was beaten and robbed in a quiet neighborhood as he left a religious service.
The incident took place at Sheridan Avenue near McClellan Street at around 8:30 a.m. in Concourse Village.
Daron Dylon Wint, 34, appeared in court Friday, after a fugitive task force arrested him Thursday night.
Memorial Day weekend kicks off the unofficial start to the summer, and many businesses are looking forward to a great season.
Dr. Michael Fagin is accused of accepting sexual favors in exchange for controlled substance prescriptions.
With the help of an app on the tablet, officers were able to make an immediate arrest.
A trio of small beluga whales was spending the start of the Memorial Day weekend in the waters off Long Island’s Gold Coast.
Thousands of patients at three northern New Jersey hospitals have been alerted that their personal information was stolen in a data breach.