Deadly Amtrak Derailment Near Philadelphia Leads To Calls For Seat Belts On TrainsIn the wake of Tuesday night’s horrific train crash outside of Philadelphia, there are demands for a host of new passenger safety measures, including the possibility of installing seat belts.
Police Official Says City Council Policies Are Putting NYPD Officers in DangerWhile protesters have taken to the streets, power brokers have been battling behind the scenes about the fight over the future of the NYPD.
Lawmakers Alarmed After Convicted Murderer Goes Through TSA PreCheck Airport ScreeningHow did a convicted murderer with ties to a terrorist group get aboard an airplane through a reduced security screening?
Rep. King Calls On Republicans To Pass Homeland Security BillCongress has until Friday to pass a $40 billion spending bill for the Department of Homeland Security or it will shut down.
Pope, Cardinal Dolan Horrified At Beheading Of 21 Coptic Christians By ISISPope Francis and Cardinal Timothy Dolan have denounced the beheadings of 21 Egyptian Coptic Christians by Islamic State militants, with Dolan saying the attacks threaten “civilization itself.”
Netanyahu Iran Speech In March Has Some New York Congressmen Seeing RedThere has been heated disagreement among some New York congressmen over whether to boycott Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's controversial address in Washington next month.
Flags Flown At Half-Staff In Honor Of Former Governor, Mario CuomoMario Cuomo’s son, Gov. Andrew Cuomo, directed Friday morning that flags on state government buildings be flown at half-staff in honor to remember his father.
Thousands Attend Funeral For Fallen Officer Rafael RamosRamos and NYPD Officer Wenjian Liu were killed as they sat in their patrol car on a Brooklyn street last Saturday.