Kevin Furey, 56, who was staying at in a second-story room at motel, was overcome by smoke, authorities said. He was transported to St. Joseph Hospital in Bethpage, where he was pronounced dead.
Beginning at 10 a.m. the Christmas-clad participants will down drinks at dozens of bars across Midtown.
A gas station attendant was killed by an alleged drunken driver this week, as he ran across a busy New Jersey highway to collect money from a customer.
Police said the pair took coats from the Loro Piana Fur store and the J. Mendel Sable store last month.
Students at Columbia Law School will be allowed to delay final exams, and it’s all due to the grand jury decisions in the deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner.
Holiday shopping may not be for the faint of heart, and the dazzling deals out there sometimes come with fine print that shoppers should read.
Starting at 3 a.m. Sunday, the tolls jumped 75 cents for cars with E-ZPass, costing $9.75 for off-peak hours and $11.75 for peak times.
On Friday, loved ones solemnly carried Gurley’s casket into the Brown Memorial Baptist Church in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn, where his wake drew dozens of mourners.
The suspects were wearing hooded sweatshirts and masks when they walked into the store on Coney Island Avenue on Wednesday afternoon.
“Cake Boss” Buddy Valastro says he’s “very disappointed” in himself for driving after having a drink in New York City last month.
Kamila launched an Indiegogo campaign to buy all the Disney costumes available and drive away all the greedy characters who harass tourists for tips.
A gesture of goodwill turned into tragedy the morning after Thanksgiving on Long Island.
The father, Pedro Rosales, 47, was behind bars at the 75th precinct station Sunday morning in connection with the shooting. The mother, Jessica Aguilar, 24, is also facing charges for failing to supervise.
You’ve heard of noisy neighbors, but residents in lower Manhattan say recent overnight street work has taken it too far.
A Queens woman returned to her house ransacked and squalid Monday, as she continued to fight the squatter she has claimed stole her house.