LOS ANGELES, CA - APRIL 23:  Ernest Borgnine and Donald Haber attend BAFTA Los Angeles Tribute to Ronald Neame at DGA Theater on April 23, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Craig Barritt/Getty Images for BAFTA)

Actor Ernest Borgnine Has Died At The Age Of 95

Ernest Borgnine, the beefy screen star known for blustery, often villainous roles, but who won the best-actor Oscar for playing against type as a lovesick butcher in “Marty” in 1955, died Sunday. He was 95.


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Man Killed In Queens Bus Crash

A man is dead following a collision involving a van and a bus at the intersection of 39th Ave and 69th Queens.


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Two Children Killed In Camping Accident During Summer Storm

Police say two young cousins camping with their families have been killed in New Jersey after a tree fell on their tent during a summer storm.


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Rodney King Found Dead In Swimming Pool At 47

Rodney King, the black motorist whose 1991 videotaped beating by Los Angeles police officers was the touchstone for one of the most destructive race riots in the nation’s history, was found at the bottom of his swimming pool early Sunday and later pronounced dead. He was 47.


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Ask Asa: Killed Twice

Clerical errors like misspellings or inverted address numbers are fairly common and inconvenience many Americans every day.


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Bee Gees Star Robin Gibb Passes Away At 62

Robin Gibb, a founding member of the Bee Gees who helped propel the group to international stardom, has died. He was 62.


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Man Found Dead Behind Washington Heights Building, Cause Unknown

A man was found dead, on Sunday morning, behind a building in Washington Heights, according to authorities.


Mike Wallace attends the Henry A. Grunwald Awards Luncheon on September 19, 2007 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images)

News Legend Mike Wallace Dies At 93

For 40-years, Mike Wallace’s tough style was a hallmark of 60-minutes, his interviews were legendary. Today he is being remembered as a fierce newsman and a pioneer in broadcast journalism.


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Camden Shooting Leaves 2 Dead, 1 Wounded

The bodies of 32-year-old Louis Antonio Narvaez-Betancourt and 22-year-old Jose Ariel Paynes Garcia were found inside Narvaez-Betancourt’s home.


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Former Penn State Coach Joe Paterno Dead At 85

Joe Paterno, who racked up more wins than anyone else in major college football but was fired from Penn State amid a child sex abuse scandal has died. He was 85.


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NYC Triathlon Announces Death Of Competitor Sunday

Race Director Bill Burke says in a statement that the 64-year-old man died in Sunday’s race. A 40-year-old woman was treated on the scene and brought to Roosevelt Hospital.


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Authorities: Drowning Death Of NYC Girl Possibly An Accident

Ocean County prosecutors say Meghan’s mother and a sibling were at the house pool with her when the incident occurred at the family’s summer home in Mantoloking, but further details were not disclosed.


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Reward Offered In Shooting Of Off-Duty N.J. Corrections Officer

Acting County Prosecutor Carolyn Murray says 32-year-old Debora Ferreira of Irvington was shot on Halsey Street in downtown Newark.



Violent Holiday Weekend In Newark Leaves Four Dead

A string of shootings have left four people dead and eight wounded in Newark over the weekend.


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NY School Audits Find Health Benefits For The Dead

A state audit shows 10 school districts in New York paid nearly $239,000 for health insurance benefits for dead or ineligible retirees.