Warning to Rockland County drivers: Take it slow, turtles crossing
The Clarkstown Police Department says it is egg-laying season for the common snapping turtle and they are crossing area roads in large numbers.
Oldest former Bears player John Siegal dies at 97
John Siegal, an end who helped the Chicago Bears win three NFL titles in the 1940s and was their oldest former player, has died. He was 97.
All properties in Nassau County set to be reassessed for property taxes
For the first time in four years, every piece of property will be reassessed.
'World Cup of Fraud': US Arrests Senior FIFA Officials
Swiss authorities arrested officials with FIFA, soccer's international governing body, in connection with a federal corruption investigation.
Pentagon Inadvertently Shipped Live Anthrax to Labs in Nine States
Samples of live anthrax were inadvertently shipped to private research laboratories in nine states that were supposed to have received dead anthrax, Pentagon says.
Ray McDonald arrested in California for restraining-order violation
Police in California arrested former Chicago Bears defensive end Ray McDonald at 5:35 p.m. local time on Wednesday for violating a restraining order, the Santa Clara Police Department said.
Davis hits 2 homers, Orioles beat Astros 5-4
BALTIMORE -- Chris Davis hit two homers, including a go-ahead solo shot in the eighth inning, to lead the Baltimore Orioles to a 5-4 victory over the Houston Astros on Wednesday night.
Child seriously injured after falling out of window in Brooklyn
A 2-year-old girl fell from a third floor window in Borough Park Wednesday night, and is hospitalized in serious condition.
Mirjana Lucic-Baroni stuns Simona Halep at French Open
Simona Halep became the highest seeded player to exit the French Open so far as she lost to Mirjana Lucic-Baroni in the second round.
Father of Suspect in DC Mansion Fire Wants Perp to 'Suffer the Consequences'
The violence was no indication of the "values that my family embraces," he said.
Mike Zimmer: Adrian Peterson not 'going to play for anybody else'
While Adrian Peterson missed his second day of Vikings' organized team activities Wednesday, coach Mike Zimmer laid out a simple choice for the running back: Play for us or play for no one.
A's waiting on MRI results after Scott Kazmir exits with tight shoulder
The A's took yet another big blow to their pitching staff when Scott Kazmir was forced from his latest start with tightness in his left shoulder. Manager Bob Melvin couldn't rule out a DL trip.