NWS Issues Tornado Watch For Much Of Tri-State AreaThe alert is in effect until 10 p.m. for New York City, Westchester, Nassau, Orange, Putnam and Rockland counties as well as parts of New Jersey and Connecticut.
'Utterly Ridiculous:' 'Game Of Thrones' Actress Blasts Politicians Over RefugeesOn screen she's a homicidal maniac but the actress who plays the brooding 'Game of Thrones' villain Cersei Lannister was in Greece displaying a far more compassionate side.
Police: Long Island Man Seriously Hurt After Firework Detonates In HandIt happened Thursday night as several people were setting off fireworks in front of an auto repair shop on Wyandanch Avenue in Wyandanch.
Rescued NYC Man Says He Was 'Unequipped' To Build Cabin In Alaskan WildernessVladimir Yakushin was picked up Wednesday on the north fork of the Kuskokwim River about 120 river miles northeast of McGrath.
Man Busted For Riding Horse On Outerbridge Crossing To Face JudgeTod 'Doc' Mishler rode one horse, with another one trailing, on the busy Outerbridge Crossing on Monday.
Boy, 8, Remains In Critical Condition After Nearly Drowning In Pool On Cruise ShipThe boy was found unresponsive in a swimming pool Thursday night on Royal Caribbean's Anthem of the Seas after it departed from a Bayonne, New Jersey port.
Suspect In Custody In Upper East Side Feces AttacksPolice said the 42-year-old man was taken into custody at a Brooklyn homeless shelter. His name has not been released.
Attorney General Loretta Lynch Says She Won't Overrule Findings In Clinton Email CaseSpeaking at a conference in Colorado Friday, she also acknowledged that an impromptu meeting this week with former president Bill Clinton "cast a shadow'' over the public perception of the neutrality of the investigation.
Manhunt Underway After L&B Spumoni Gardens Restaurant Co-Owner Shot And KilledOfficers responding to a 911 call found 61-year-old Louis Barbati outside his family's home on 12th Avenue shot multiple times in the torso, police said.
Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest: 5 Fast FactsFun facts about the annual Nathan's Hot Dog Eating contest at Coney Island.
Police: Long Island Baby Sitter Arrested After Driving Intoxicated With 4 Kids In CarSabrina Macri, 19, faces several charges including driving while intoxicated, child endangerment, possession of a controlled substance and other counts.
Joey Chestnut, Matt Stonie Weigh In For Nathan's Hot Dog Eating ContestThe steps of Brooklyn Borough Hall will play host to some of the nation's greatest competitive eaters this afternoon, as they weigh in for the big chow down at Nathan's on July 4.

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