Poet, activist and performance artist Jayne Cortez has died at the age of 78.
Service has been temporarily suspended on the main line in both directions between Penn Station and Hicksville. The accident also is affecting trains on the Port Jefferson, Ronkonkoma and Oyster Bay branches.
The parents whose children were killed in the massacre knew, of course, that their children had lost their lives when they could not take the children home from school on Friday afternoon.
Coast Guard officials say personnel aboard the larger craft reported the collision and bought the two men aboard their vessel. They then headed into the Shark River and met crews from Coast Guard Station Shark River, who escorted them to shore.
A high school basketball player in New Jersey suddenly collapsed on the court and died Monday.
Boxer Hector “Macho” Camacho, who grew up in East Harlem, has died after being taken off life support in Puerto Rico.
Leading off with the sound of hand claps and a slow, plunking banjo, the new single, ‘Better Dig Two’ from The Band Perry immediately steps into mournful, lonesome territory. But don’t get too comfortable . . .
Superstorm Sandy is being blamed for five confirmed deaths in New York State, including at least one in New York City in which a tree fell on a house in Queens.
Authorities in New Jersey are investigating the stabbing death of a man in Newark, according to the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office.
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority says the victim was pronounced dead at 9:16 a.m. Tuesday. Her identity was not immediately known.
It has been eleven years since the September 11 attacks and for some families the wounds still haven’t healed.
Authorities say a southern New Jersey man who was seriously injured in a fight outside a Jimmy Buffett concert in Camden this week has died.
Authorities say a 12-year-old boy has died from injuries suffered when a massive sand tunnel he was building at a central New Jersey beach collapsed on him.
A ten-year-old boy Bronx boy died after falling into the Harlem river on Saturday.
State police say one person has died after being ejected from their vehicle during a crash on the Garden State Parkway in northern New Jersey.