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.
After the death of 4-year-old Myls Dobson – who had been under city supervision – Mayor Bill de Blasio has called for change.
Police were investigating Saturday, after a man was found dead outside a nightclub in Upper Manhattan.
Police on Saturday were investigating the death of a 5-year-old boy who was found unresponsive in the Bronx.
Fifty years after his death the assassination of President John F. Kennedy still brings back painful memories for those who knew him best. That includes his friend, Neil Gallagher.
The woman’s body was found inside of her Hawthorne Ave. home in the Willowbrook section of the island.
An 86-year-old California woman has died, after she hit her head on the pavement while competing in the ING New York City Marathon this past weekend.
An 82-year-old man is dead and his daughter is hospitalized after an intense fire destroyed their two-story wood house in the city of Newburgh.
A woman was found dead in Waldwick, N.J. Wednesday, and police have deemed her death “suspicious,” according to a published report.
Anna Thomas, 20, has been charged with murder and manslaughter in the death of 19-month-old Justin Stephens, police said.
Tributes to a notorious Tompkins Square Park street figure have been appearing on social media, amid reports that he was found dead this weekend.
A new state regulation allows pet cemeteries to bury human ashes along with deceased pets.