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2 Killed, 1 Hurt in Small Plane Crash at NY Airport
2 Killed, 1 Hurt in Small Plane Crash at NY Airport

A small plane crashed at a Hamptons airport, killing two people and injuring a third, Suffolk County police said.

Subway Surfer Falls Off Train, Dies: Police
Subway Surfer Falls Off Train, Dies: Police

A 27-year-old man who was riding on top of a subway car died Sunday when he fell off and was struck by an oncoming train, police said.

7 Places in New York City To Watch the 2017 Oscars
7 Places in New York City To Watch the 2017 Oscars

Hollywood’s big night is just around the corner. Just because you can't make it to the Academy Awards doesn't mean have to watch the show from the couch.

Oscars Shape up to Be Political as 'La La' Vies for Gold
Oscars Shape up to Be Political as 'La La' Vies for Gold

Will the 89th Academy Awards be a parade of political speeches or landslide for "La La Land"? Probably both. Sunday night's Oscars are shaping up to be one of the most turbulent and politically charged ceremonies in recent memory. The three-hour-plus telecast, which begins at 8:30 p.m. on ABC, is expected to resemble one very glitzy protest against President Donald Trump, whom award-winners — like Meryl Streep at the Golden Globes — have railed against throughout Hollywood's awards season.

Status Check: 'April' the Giraffe Still Pregnant, Calf Moves
Status Check: 'April' the Giraffe Still Pregnant, Calf Moves

The 15-year-old giraffe named "April," who has captivated millions of people across the world as they watch a live stream in anxious anticipation of the birth of her fourth calf at an upstate New York zoo, is still pregnant and doing well.

Actor Bill Paxton Dead at 61 Due to Surgery Complications
Actor Bill Paxton Dead at 61 Due to Surgery Complications

Actor Bill Paxton died Saturday due to complications from surgery, a representative of his family told NBC News in a statement. He was 61. Paxton was known for his roles in Hollywood blockbusters like "Twister" and "Apollo 13." "It is with heavy hearts we share the news that Bill Paxton has passed away due to complications from surgery," a family representative told NBC News in a statement. "A loving husband and father, Bill began his career in Hollywood working on films in the art department and went on to have an illustrious career spanning four decades as a beloved and prolific actor and filmmaker."