Actor and comedian Robin Williams was found dead Monday in his northern California home, in what was suspected to be a suicide.
A Long Island man was arraigned Friday in the beating of his mother in the same house where his brother was found dead.
A man died in police custody Thursday, after being arrested for allegedly selling illegal cigarettes on Staten Island.
Two men have been charged in connection with the death of a 55-year-old Queens man.
Eileen Ford, the founder of the Ford Model Agency, has died at the age of 92.
A new museum was set to open in Brooklyn this weekend, promising a fascinating journey into the dark side.
Former Yankees bench coach Don Zimmer died Wednesday, according to his family. He was 83.
A woman described how she found her boyfriend dead, in testimony at the Manhattan trial of Dr. Stan Li – who is accused of manslaughter in the death of two drug-addicted patients.
Former New York City radio personality Dave Herman died Thursday while in custody in New Jersey, where he was awaiting trial on charges in a child sex sting.
Former New York State Sen. Catherine Abate, a longtime advocate of health care and criminal justice issues, died this past weekend at the age of 66.
The death of a fetus found in a shopping bag at the Herald Square Victoria’s Secret last fall has been ruled a homicide.
The warden of a facility at Rikers Island has been demoted and transferred, following the death of a mentally ill inmate who was found in a cell that had overheated to at least 100 degrees.
Philip Seymour Hoffman’s will was released Wednesday, showing that he bequeathed all his personal property to the mother of his three children.
Michael and Olympia DeNittis literally spent a lifetime together in New Jersey, and died just hours apart this week.
A memorial service was set for Tuesday for Myls Dobson, the 4-year-old boy who was a victim of abuse before he died earlier this month.