Commuters May Need To Dig Deeper If Congress Fails To Renew Transit Tax CreditIt’s been a bad year for commuters and if you rely on mass transit it’s only expected to get worse as a federal transit tax credit is set to expire at the end of the year.
Winning Mega Millions Lottery Ticket Sold In Middle IslandThe winning numbers are 23, 32, 33, 39, 43 and the mega-ball is 8.
Source: Coals From Fireplace May Have Caused Deadly Christmas Day Fire That Killed 5 In StamfordA fire fully engulfed a home on Christmas morning. A mother made it out alive, but her three kids and two parents, tragically, did not.
Time Is Running Out As Last-Minute Shoppers Hit The Stores Today is the last shopping day before Christmas and for many, a day of panicked purchasing is about to start.
Fire Crews Attempt To Extinguish Persistent Elizabeth Warehouse Fire Fire officials say they may not be able to completely extinguish the blaze until this weekend or possibly into next week.
Deli Destroyed, Harlem Church Damaged In Early Morning BlazeAn early morning blaze came dangerously close to ruining this weekend’s plans for two Christmas morning services at a Harlem church.
Locked Up Abroad: New Yorker Lori Berenson Returns To The Big AppleAfter more than a decade locked up in Peru, New Yorker Lori Berenson is back at home.
NJ Church Parishioners Replace Stolen Gifts Meant For Families In NeedA Grinch who took thousands of dollars worth of toys from a church, will not ruin Christmas for needy families in New Jersey.
Holiday Gifts For Needy Stolen From Ramsey ChurchA Scrooge who took thousands of dollars worth of toys from a church will not ruin Christmas for needy families in Ramsey.
NYPD Officer Shot And Killed During Burglary In Cypress HillsInvestigators said Officer Peter Figoski, 47, was shot in the face while responding to a break-in just before 2:30 a.m. Monday at an apartment on Pine Street in Cypress Hills.
Dharun Ravi Rejects Plea Deal; Rutgers Case Heading To Trial A former Rutgers University student accused of spying on his roommate has turned down a plea deal that would have kept him out of prison and sought to prevent his deportation.
Neighbors Stunned Over Apparent Triple Murder-Suicide In BayonneThe Hudson County Prosecutor's Office has identified the shooter as 28-year-old Adepso Collado. The victims are his estranged wife, Kenia Collado, 26, Jose Guzman, 31, and Guzman's 14-month-old son.
200 Bears Killed On 1st Day Of Controversial NJ Bear Hunt The state says it has to reduce the black bear population in because there are too many bear-human encounters. However, opponents argue it's about trophies, rugs and politics.
Scandal At Bronx High School May Put Graduation In Jeopardy For Hundreds Of Students There are disturbing allegations of class credit "padding" at a struggling high school in the Bronx. The principal is under investigation and students who thought they would be graduating, may not have enough credits.
2 More Students Surrender In SAT Cheating Scandal On Long IslandMichael Pomerantz, 18, faces felony charges for allegedly being paid to take college entrance exams for other students. Another student faces a misdemeanor charge.