An enormous hornet nest was found in a tree surrounding a Washington Heights playground Wednesday, prompting a response from the NYPD.
The recent near-drowning of a toddler has prompted Suffolk officials to remind residents of backyard pool safety precautions that can be taken at all times.
A man was convicted Wednesday of fatally stabbing his ex-wife 84 times and covering her face with a pig mask.
Police in Stamford, Connecticut have tracked an alleged scam artist who escaped police in that and other states for months.
Federal prosecutors say a northern New Jersey man posed as a teenage boy online to ask underage girls to produce sexually explicit images of themselves and then distributed the images to others.
The video shows the police officer with an arm around the suspect’s neck as he struggles to arrest him.
Health care workers in four nursing homes in Hudson and Bergen counties in New Jersey said Wednesday that they are ready to strike if a deal cannot be reached.
In a statement Wednesday, the FAA said it is “working closely with the Government of Israel” to review new information they have provided and to determine whether safety concerns have been resolved.
Cuomo’s office thwarted attempts by the special corruption commission to investigate groups with ties to him, according to the report.
A massive police presence surrounded the Brooklyn Bridge Wednesday – even with counterterrorism officers walking the beat – a day after unidentified vandals breached the security of the iconic span to replace the American flags with white flags.
The Metropolitan Opera said Wednesday that it will lock out union workers if a contract deal is not reached.
A nude photo that went up in front of a SoHo business gave passersby a full view, and has gotten quite a reaction.
Residents near the Roberto Clemente Park in Brentwood, where toxic materials were recently discovered, said they’re worried about the health of their families.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has told beachgoers not to worry, it’s only a matter time before the entire beach is covered in smooth, white sand.
It’s a way to cool off and raise money. The latest online trend has people literally soaking their heads for a good cause.