Student from New Jersey who died in Israel is laid to rest
Israeli Spokesman Micki Rosenfeld, who is on site where the body is, has confirmed it is Aaron Sofer, of Lakewood.
Obama: 'We Don't Have a Strategy' to Bomb ISIS in Syria
President Obama admitted today that his administration does not have a strategy yet to combat the militant Islamic group ISIS that has grabbed large chunks of Iraq and Syria.
Another Plane Diverted After Reclining Seat Fight
For the second time this week, clashes over sparse legroom on commercial airplanes made tempers so hot that a flight had to be diverted from its intended destination.
AccuWeather Day Planner: Holiday weekend edition
Meteorologist Amy Freeze has everything you need to know to get your holiday weekend off to a fast start!
Severe penalties for domestic violence
NEW YORK -- The NFL is immediately implementing a sweeping domestic violence initiative that calls for a six-game suspension for a first offense and a lifetime ban from the league for a second offense. The measures, announced in a letter from N..
Long Island EMTs going out for dinner rescue workers, patrons from Applebee's
Two Commack volunteer EMTs are being praised as heroes after they helped avert a potential carbon monoxide tragedy at restaurant on Long Island.
Tourist who climbed Brooklyn Bridge due in court; New security measures in place
Police arrested the Moscow man after he climbed the East Tower of the bridge, where he paced back and forth taking pictures with his phone.
Musician arrested after Philip Seymour Hoffman's death avoids jail
A friend of Philip Seymour Hoffman who was arrested after the actor's overdose death pleaded guilty on Thursday to a low-level drug charge in a deal that spared him jail time.
Lodi teacher who injured cop in alleged drunk-driving crash indicted
Authorities say Michael Ettz, a teacher at Lodi High School, was intoxicated when he collided with Officer Daniel Breslin's police cruiser on Route 46 in Lodi in April.
Joan Rivers remains in critical condition after cardiac arrest
Joan Rivers is in critical condition after being taken to Mount Sinai Hospital in critical condition.
Arrest made in Queens fake cabbie attack on mother, kids
Surveillance video showed a man posing as a cab driver assaulting a woman and her children after allegedly trying to force her to perform a sex act inside the car.
Illegal parking in Brooklyn leads to stolen handgun arrest
Police say they found a semi-automatic gun inside a car on State Street in Boerum Hill around 3:30 p.m.