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MTA, Union Leaders Call For More NYPD Officers To Patrol Subways After Off-Duty Conductor Nearly Blinded By AttackerMTA conductor Gerard Sykes' face is bandaged and he's in the ICU. Transit leaders say the off-duty worker could have been blinded after being slashed multiple times on the J train.
New Jersey Native Jovan Collazo Accused Of Hijacking School Bus At Gunpoint, Holding Elementary School Students Hostage In South CarolinaPolice say 23-year-old Army trainee Jovan Collazo was in boot camp at Fort Jackson and ran off base.
NYPD Investigating Possible Hate Crime After Statue Of Polish Hero Father Jerzy Popiełuszko Is VandalizedSunday, the monument in McCarren Park was covered in trash, a garbage bag was over the statue's head and the words "no Polish" were scrawled on the stone.
Man Armed With Knife Shot By Private Security Guard In The BronxPolice say the man was waving a knife around and threatening people who walked by.
NASA Rocket Launch Postponed To Saturday NightThe launch was originally scheduled for Friday evening, but it has been pushed back to Saturday night.
Nurse Set To Start New Job In New York City Decides Against It After Being Victim Of Random Punch In MidtownA Missouri nurse who just moved to New York City for a new job says she was assaulted by a stranger near Penn Station. The incident sent her packing for home.
NYPD: Andrew Thornton Arrested After Allegedly Robbing People At Gunpoint In Central ParkPolice say he first struck on April 30, and then again Tuesday.
2 East Meadow Homes Catch Fire After Propane Tank ExplosionInvestigators say the blast came from a propane tank at a home on Seventh Street in East Meadow around 8:30 p.m. Thursday.