A man who saved the life of a fellow straphanger, when he fell onto the tracks in Staten Island, died on Saturday.
Authorities say one person was killed when a fast-moving fire swept through a homeless encampment in southern New Jersey.
Final plans are in place to remember former Penn State football coach Joe Paterno. Paterno, who was born in Brooklyn, died on Sunday leaving his fans with heavy hearts.
Sheriff Michael Sposato says the other inmate involved in the jailhouse quarrel could face charges.
Family and friends of 39-year-old John Amendola were stunned to see his home surrounded by investigators.
The medical examiner said Friday that the latest victims were in Queens and Brooklyn.
Carey, a Democrat, served two terms as governor from 1975 to 1982 after seven terms as a congressman from Brooklyn. Hailed for his crisis management during the city’s brush with insolvency, Carey mustered the backing needed to reorganize its shaky finances and restore confidence in both the city and state.
You’ll always remember where you were when you found out certain pieces of tragic news.
Police say the body was stuffed inside a plastic bag near Bay 20 Street and Shore Parkway.
Contributing factors ranged from drunken motorists to cyclists who failed to stop at red lights. Another was drivers who said they didn’t see the bike until it was too late.
Police said the man was shot once in the chest inside a playground near South Seventh Avenue and West Fourth Street in Mount Vernon.
A woman died late Friday night after her car crashed into a parked car before knocking down utility poles and catching on fire on Long Island, police said.
A man was struck and killed by a train on Saturday night in the Lower East Side.
Police say a Long Island man who had been arrested for disorderly conduct died suddenly as he was being taken to a hospital following a scuffle with police.
The boy was in second grade at Union Township Elementary School. School officials say custodians at the small school have sanitized every doorknob, desk top and other surface to try to prevent the spread of the bacteria.
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