Connecticut Panel Suggests $15 An Hour Minimum Wage By 2022A panel created by the Connecticut General Assembly is recommending the state gradually increase its minimum wage to $15 an hour.
Police Shoot And Kill Suspected Rabid Coyote In OssiningPolice in Ossining issued an aggressive coyote warning following some close encounters with the animal.
FDNY Honors Queens Mechanic Who Saved City $700,000A mechanic for the New York City fire department is being honored for saving taxpayers hundreds of thousands of dollars through his ingenuity.
Ossining Police Issue New Aggressive Coyote Warning As Sightings ContinueOssining Police have issued another aggressive coyote alert, after several encounters were reported by area residents earlier this week.
Wife Hits Queens Home Invader In Head With Hammer After She, Husband Were ShotInvestigators said the 52-year-old woman answered the door when two men forced their way in and opened fire, shooting her once and her husband five times.
Stories From Main Street: New Brunswick Soup Kitchen Serves Up More Than Just FoodThe first thing you notice at Elijah's Promise, a social service agency and soup kitchen in New Brunswick, is the inviting aroma. Then you see the pleasant decor, tables for four, flowers, soft lighting.
Trump's Bedminster Golf Course To Play Host To Transition Team TalksPresident-elect Donald Trump is coming to New Jersey for meetings as he begins to assemble his White House team.
2 Men Charged In Stabbing Murder Of 26-Year-Old Stamford ManJames Rackover, 25, of Manhattan, and Lawrence Dilione, 28, of Jersey City, have been charged with concealment of a human corpse, hindering prosecution and tampering with physical evidence.
Fighting Hate With Love: Rockland County Mother Draws Hearts Over Anti-Semitic GraffitiA Rockland County mother of two fought hate with love after anti-Semitic graffiti appeared on her quiet residential street.
N.J. State Senate Majority Leader Calls For Impeachment Hearing For ChristieThe Bridgegate scandal is far from over for New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, as state Senate Majority Leader Loretta Weinberg (D-Teaneck) now wants an impeachment proceeding.
Clinton, Trump Cast Their Election Votes In New YorkClinton voted in her hometown of Chappaqua, while Trump voted at P.S. 59, a public school on the Upper East Side.
Pope Taps New Cardinal To Lead Newark Archdiocese As He Remakes US ChurchPope Francis on Monday tapped one of his new cardinals, Joseph Tobin, to replace the Newark archbishop who has been criticized for allegedly mishandling sex-abuse cases and spending lavishly on his retirement home.