NYPD Officer Michael Pena (credit: CBS 2)

Stunned Family Attends Arraignment For NYPD Officer Charged Of Rape

Police said the alleged rape happened Friday morning behind an apartment building in Inwood. Pena, drunk and in plain clothes, asked a woman for directions, police say.


A police car is seen in Times Square - New York, NY - May 26, 2004 - Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images

NYPD Arrests, Suspends Off-Duty Officer Michael Pena On Rape Charges

Michael Pena, an officer since 2008, has been suspended without pay after the alleged incident in which a 25-year-old teacher said she was raped in Inwood.


BOSTON, MA - JUNE 06: Linesman Pierre Racicot #65 calls for assistance for Nathan Horton #18 of the Boston Bruins after being check by Aaron Rome (not pictured) #29 of the Vancouver Canucks. (credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Herman: The Great Aaron Rome Debate

After taking all factors into account, it’s clear to me that Aaron Rome’s 4-game suspension for his season-ending hit on Nathan Horton was not only well-deserved, it was an absolute necessity.


(Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Islanders’ Martin Suspended 2 Games For Check To Head

Islanders left wing Matt Martin has been suspended by the NHL for two games for a blind-side check to the head of Phoenix forward Vernon Fiddler.


2002 Honda Passport 4WD EX SUV (Photo/AP)

Tri-State Area Affected By Honda Passport Recall

Honda Motor Co. is recalling about 35,000 Passport sport utility vehicles to inspect brackets on the rear suspension that could detach and lead to a crash.


Frank Melchiorre (credit: CBS 2)

Popular N.J. Teacher Accused Of Partying With Students

A New Jersey teacher is under arrest, accused of teaching students some scandalous and illegal behavior – and doing it all out of his own home.


Kings Park High School (Credit: CBS 2)

L.I. Student Suing School Over ‘Excessive Punishment’

In Suffolk County, a high school student who confessed to an alcohol infraction said her school’s punishment goes way too far – and her family is suing.


Jets wide receiver Santonio Holmes

14, Including Jets’ Holmes, Start Season Suspended

Santonio Holmes is one of 14 players who begin the NFL season on suspension.


(Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Roethlisberger, Goodell To Discuss Ban In NYC

Ben Roethlisberger’s six-game suspension likely will be shortened to four games by NFL commissioner Roger Goodell after the two meet in New York on Friday.


(Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Roethlisberger, Goodell To Meet About Suspension

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will meet with NFL commissioner Roger Goodell after the team’s final preseason game to see if his suspension will be reduced from six games to four.