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Staten Island Officials Search High And Low For Heir To $40 Million Fortune

A $40-million fortune could go unclaimed, after a Staten Island man with no will and no heirs passed away.

06/25/2014

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Pig Races Eliminated From Richmond County Fair To Help Combat The Spread Of Swine Flu

Organizers of the county fair on New York’s Staten Island are making a dogged effort to prevent the spread of swine flu.

08/26/2012

A man walks through the rain during an intense afternoon thunderstorm on June 22, 2012 in New York City. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

In Midst Of Heat Wave, Severe Thunderstorm Watch In Effect For Tri-State Area Until 8:00 P.M.

In the midst of the second extreme heat wave of the summer, some relief could be on the way in the form of rain. But that rain could potentially be dangerous.

07/01/2012

Redinel Dervishaj (credit: U.S. Marshals)

Redinel Dervishaj Will Not Be Indicted In S.I. Stabbing Of Groom-To-Be

A grand jury has apparently decided Redinel Dervishaj, 35, was acting in self defense when he allegedly stabbed groom-to-be Anthony Lacertosa with a butcher knife.

04/10/2012