A service dog that darted in front of a school bus to protect his blind owner this week had been specially trained to spring into action.
President Barack Obama has declared a major disaster in New York after Tropical Storm Irene, freeing up federal recovery funds.
It looks like Santa Claus has won the battle against the Grinch.
The family received a $7,000 check from the Vincent Crotty Memorial Foundation to replace money stolen last week at a fundraiser.
A Putnam County boy who was born with a congenital disorder has become the victim of a Thanksgiving thief.
Former Brewster mayor John Degnan said the grand larceny charges filed against Robert Serino, if true, shake “everything I believe about human nature and doing the right thing.”
Prosecutors say a college student declared himself “a patriot” after being arrested on charges of slashing a New York taxi driver’s neck because of anti-Muslim bias.
A defense lawyer says a student accused of cutting a Muslim taxi driver’s neck in Manhattan has post-traumatic stress disorder and chronic alcoholism.
Michael Enright, 21, faced attempted murder charges in the attack.
The college student accused of slashing a taxi driver because he’s a Muslim has been taken to a New York City psychiatric ward.