A black bear wreaked havoc on an industrial area in Paramus on Thursday before being shot with tranquilizer darts and falling safely out of a tree.
The shooting took place on Midway Avenue at around 12:46 p.m., police said.
A Jersey City elementary school was evacuated Wednesday morning after someone released what’s believed to be pepper spray inside a classroom.
Police said a 73-year-old woman was pushing a grocery cart down a sidewalk at the corner of 153rd Avenue and 88th Street when a man and a woman attacked her.
The big nest sits atop a fire escape, and it’s from there that Tahjah Coleman was attacked in the back of the head.
For one ship visiting New York for Fleet Week, there’s a special connection with a lower Manhattan firehouse.
The Fire Department held its 20th annual Second Chance Brunch, reuniting EMTs with some of the people they saved.
A man who spent eight years in prison – and who was once known as “the Bronx Rapist” – turned out to be the wrong man.
Nitric acid was spilled in the first floor hallway of the Bread and Roses High School at Edgecombe Avenue & West 136th Street, the Department of Education said.
Police in New Brunswick, New Jersey were hoping Thursday to locate a trio of would-be robbers who pistol-whipped a store owner.
Known as “Father Bob” to parishioners, Robert Cormier was climbing with two long-time friends. He had reached the peak alone and went onto a shelf of snow that gave way, police said.
Police handcuffed a rabbi in Queens on Tuesday, accusing him in a scheme to steal millions of dollars earmarked for preschoolers with special needs.
Ruan Wen Hui, 68, was walking on East 6th Street off Avenue D around 9 p.m. Friday when he was brutally attacked, police said. Hui was taken to Bellevue Hospital, where he died of his injuries the next day.
One day after CBS 2 spoke exclusively to a man attacked with a hammer at a Brooklyn subway station, police said they have identified the suspect in the attack.
Richianand Brijanand of Ozone Park was buying a MetroCard when police said the suspect walked up from behind, hit him in the head with a hammer and demanded money.