Sen. Schumer, Rep. King Recommend Ray Kelly For Homeland Security SlotSenator Charles Schumer has recommended New York Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly to lead the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.
Tri-State Area Sends Help To Oklahoma Town Devastated By TornadoAs the sun rose over the shattered community of Moore, Oklahoma, the state medical examiner's office cut the estimated death toll by more than half, saying at least 24 people were killed, including at least seven children.
Boston Bombing Suspect Bought Fireworks From Same Company As Failed Times Square BomberTamerlan Tsarnaev bought two "Lock and Load'' reloadable mortar kits containing 24 shells each on the evening of Feb. 6, said April Walton, the manager of Phantom Fireworks in Seabrook.
President Obama Briefed On Shooting Of Bombing Suspect, Search For SecondPresident Barack Obama was briefed for an hour Friday morning on the developments in the Boston Marathon bombing investigation.
FBI Releases Surveillance Images Of 2 Suspects In Boston Marathon BombingsThe FBI released video and pictures Thursday and is asking the public to help identify the two men seen in those images as it tries to piece together who is responsible for the Boston Marathon bombings.
Sequester Budget Cuts Lead To Controversial Release Of Jailed Illegal ImmigrantsThe feds are keeping a tight lid on the details of the inmate release, saying only that there are "hundreds" nationwide, and that they are "non-criminals and other low risk offenders."
Vice President Biden Tours Devastation Across New Jersey Left Behind By SandyBiden is just the latest Obama administration official to visit New Jersey.
Napolitano Tours Storm-Ravaged Staten IslandU.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano toured Staten Island Sunday, meeting state and local officials and viewing recovering efforts following Superstorm Sandy.
Napolitano: 'No Option Is Off The Table' For Housing Displaced Long IslandersDepartment of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano was in Bethpage on Tuesday, along with Rep. Peter King and Rep. Steve Israel to discuss the temporary housing options for those who lost their homes in the storm.
Officials Working To Bring Gas To Tri-State As Residents Struggle To Find Fuel Speaking at a news conference Friday morning, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo acknowledged that there is a shortage of fuel, but said "there is no reason to panic."
Staten Islanders On Sandy Response: We've Been Left FAR BehindStaten Island residents are furious. They feel that in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy they've been ignored and left to fend for themselves.
CL&P Pledges Restoration By Tues. As Napolitano Tours Sandy Damage In ConnecticutBill Quinlan, senior vice president for Connecticut Light & Power, told reporters on Thursday he would not be more specific because of the extent of damage caused by Superstorm Sandy.