Authorities say an 11-year-old New York girl was electrocuted while trying to retrieve a ball from a pond at a time-share resort’s miniature golf course near Orlando.
Police in New Jersey are investigating the death of a teenager who fell from a cliff at Palisades Interstate Park.
The NYPD is asking for assistance in locating a man wanted for questioning in connection with the death of John Robert Laubach inside of his Manhattan apartment.
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.
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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.