'Concussion' Subject Bennet Omalu Exaggerated His Role, Researchers SayOmalu neither discovered the disease nor named it, according to scientific journals and brain researchers who were interviewed by The Associated Press.
Frank Gifford's Family Says CTE Found In Giants Legend's BrainThe family of Pro Football Hall of Famer Frank Gifford says signs of the degenerative disease chronic traumatic encephalopathy were found in his brain after his death.
Death Of Man Found In Queens Could Break City's Homicide-Free StretchThe death of a man in Kew Gardens Hills, Queens on Saturday may have broken a record-setting 12-day period of no murders in New York City.
Man Held After In Violent Death Washington HeightsA man was in police custody late Monday, after another man was found dead with head trauma death in Washington Heights.
Man, 63, Found Dead With Head Trauma In The BronxA man was found dead with head trauma in his Bronx apartment Thursday evening, police said.
Man, 82, Found Dead After Fire At Staten Island Home; Police Believe He Was BeatenA man was found dead with head trauma Wednesday when police responded to a fire at a home on Staten Island, and sources said police believe he was beaten by a woman found alive at the scene.
Man Found Dead With Head Trauma In The BronxA man was found dead with head injuries early Saturday in the Bronxwood section of the Bronx.
Family Of L.I. Woman Killed In Hit-And-Run Crash Shaken In CourtKaren Benjamin, 56, was struck by a BMW as she was jogging in Mount Sinai on June 23. She suffered a severe head injury and remained comatose until she died a month later.
Police Probe Woman's Death In Carroll Gardens, BrooklynPolice Sunday were trying to figure out how a woman died inside her home in the Carroll Gardens section of Brooklyn.
Staten Island Man Charged With Beating Wife To Death Over InfidelityPolice responded to a 911 call at 101 Beechwood Place just before 2:30 a.m. on Sunday, where they found Jodi Surinaga, 42, unconscious with trauma to her head.
Did Lou Gehrig Really Die Of Lou Gehrig's Disease? Some Lawmakers Aren't So SureSome Minnesota lawmakers hope to force the release of Lou Gehrig's medical records, saying they might provide insight into whether the Yankees star died of the disease that came to take his name or whether repetitive head trauma played some kind of role.
2 Long Island Sisters In Hospital After Car AccidentTwo sisters are in the hospital after a serious auto accident in Massapequa on Tuesday.