Subway Assault Victim Who Suffered A Cracked Skull After Sucker Punch Speaks To CBS2The victim and the suspect got into an argument, and then the suspect punched the victim in the face. The victim fell backward, hitting his head on the banister of the staircase.
Family Sues Lincoln Hospital After Mother Dies Following Minor ProcedureThe victim's mother says the hospital never notified them of her daughter's death until she went to the hospital to check on her.
College Fair Offers Unique Opportunities To Young Men Of ColorOver the years, the graduation rate for black men has improved, but recent numbers show only 35% complete four years of school.
Child Dies After Boat Overturns In Haverstraw BayAccording to authorities, one adult and seven children were on the 17-foot boat when it overturned. All were wearing life jackets.
De Blasio Downplays O'Neill's Concerns About Closing Rikers"His job, by definition, to be worried about how we keep crime down," de Blasio said.
NYPD: 3 Dead In Murder-Suicide At Harlem Apartment Fire, Victims Shot In The Head By KillerOfficers found a 78-year-old man with a gunshot wound to the head in a first floor hallway. That's when NYPD officers heard another man yell "come and get it" from a nearby first floor apartment.
Inspector General: MTA Isn't Equipped To Verify Whether Employees Are Actually Working OvertimeAuditors determined it was impossible for some MTA departments to determine if overtime claims were legitimate, and that several managers relied on an honor system.
Unlicensed Beautician Pleads Guilty To 2015 Botched Butt Injection That Killed WomanA British beautician has pleaded guilty in New York after the death of an American woman with a botched buttocks injection in an unlicensed Queens clinic.
New York Blood Center Says Region Has 'Critical' Blood ShortageThe center says donors are urgently needed.
NYPD: Armed Robbers Targeting People With Pricey JewelryPolice say the men struck 10 times since Aug. 26 in Manhattan, Queens and the Bronx, stealing more than $92,000 worth of jewelry, watches and cash.
Advocates Demand Housing For Homeless As Chinatown Rampage Victim Is Laid To RestThey are calling on the mayor to build thousands of units of affordable housing.
Dry Fruit Snack Sold In Tri-State Area Recalled Due To Life-Threatening Risk To AsthmaticsA brand of dried apricots sold throughout the Tri-State Area is being recalled due to an ingredient that can cause life-threatening allergic reactions.
Funeral Held For Homeless Man Beaten To Death In Chinatown RampageChuen Kok was among four men killed in their sleep on Oct. 5. A fifth man was hospitalized with critical injuries.
Do Or Die: Yankees Down 3-1 Against Houston Astros Heading Into Game 5Tonight it’s win or go home for the New York Yankees after losing Game 4 of the ALCS. They trail the Houston Astros 3-1 heading into Game 5 at Yankee Stadium.
City Council Approves Controversial Plan To Replace Rikers With Borough-Based JailsAdvocates of the $8.7 billion plan say the smaller jails will encourage rehabilitation by moving inmates closer to their families and attorneys.