Queens gunman wounded, in custody after shootout with US Marshals, NYPD
The scene played out at 175th Street and 144th Drive in Springfield Gardens just around 11 p.m. Tuesday.
Long Island drug bust nets 19 suspects across 9 communities
Suffolk County District Attorney Tom Spota is set to announce the indictments Wednesday of 19 people accused of being involved in a cocaine network.
9-year-old NJ girl accused of accidentally killing instructor with Uzi
Authorities say an Arizona shooting instructor has died after he was accidentally shot while showing a 9-year-old girl from New Jersey how to use an automatic Uzi.
9/11 Memorial exhibition of unidentified remains to open for families
As the nation prepares to mark the 13th anniversary of the September 11th terror attacks, the New York City Medical Examiner has made an announcement for family members of the victims.
Clifton fire destroys pet day care, killing several animals
A fire destroyed a building in New Jersey that housed a pet day care facility, killing several animals.
15-year-old girl raped in Teaneck; 2 in custody, 1 sought
Twenty-seven-year-old Keith Brewley is wanted for an attack on a 15-year-old girl last Thursday.
Search continues for student from New Jersey missing in Israel,
Aaron Sofer, 23, of Lakewood, and a friend reportedly went on a hike in a forest in Jerusalem last Friday, and his friend lost sight of him.
Douglas McCain, American militant fighting alongside ISIS, killed in Syria
An American man believed to have been killed in Syria was there to fight alongside an extremist militant group, most likely the Islamic State, a U.S. official has said.
Man posing as cabbie tries to rape Queens mom, attacks kids
A manhunt is underway after a man posing as a cab driver allegedly tried to rape a woman in front of her children before attacking the kids.
Man proposes to girlfriend in ice bucket challenge
Do you take this ice bucket as your lawfully wedded challenge?
Released Hostage Peter Theo Curtis Back in US
American writer and journalist Peter Theo Curtis returned to the United States Tuesday, two days after his release by his captors in Syria following 22 months as a hostage of Syrian militants believed to be allied with Jabhat al-Nusra.
AccuWeather forecast for the New York area
Wednesday will be hot, humid and decidedly more summer-like.