A 16-year-old boy was honored Sunday night for saving an elderly man during Superstorm Sandy in Long Beach, Long Island last year.
The family of Avonte Oquendo, the autistic teen who has been missing for more than two weeks, appealed to the public to help find the boy at the Rev. Al Sharpton’s National Action Network Saturday.
The teenager accused of throwing a 9-year-old boy from a rooftop in the Bronx has claimed that he only slipped and dropped the boy by accident.
A New Jersey high school student was charged with invasion of privacy Tuesday, after police said he secretly videotaped a girl undressing at school.
A teen who was about to jump off the George Washington Bridge was rescued Monday by four officers from the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.
Seven Westchester County high schools now have a program to combat domestic violence among teens.
Police said Eric Hakimisefat, 16, was going twice the speed limit when he lost control of his car and slammed into a telephone pole in Brooklyn.
Another victim, a 30-year-old man, was discovered a few blocks away with a gunshot wound to the leg. He was taken to Harlem Hospital, where he was listen in stable condition.
The mandate is part of legislation that was approved earlier this month by a state Assembly panel. It would also require that faculty and staff be trained to recognize and handle dating violence among students.
Violence at the end of a mostly peaceful Dominican Day Parade sends a pregnant teenager to the hospital.