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'Scrubs' Creator Among 10 Aboard Downed Plane in East River
'Scrubs' Creator Among 10 Aboard Downed Plane in East River

Ten people, including television producer Bill Lawrence of "Scrubs" and "Spin City" fame, were rescued from a seaplane after it made an emergency landing in the East River on Friday evening, officials said.

New Yorker Dead Amid Papaya Salmonella Outbreak
New Yorker Dead Amid Papaya Salmonella Outbreak

A New Yorker has died from Salmonella they contracted from eating papayas, federal health officials say, and at least 25 people in New Jersey and New York have been infected.

Weekend Storm Threat Looms Amid Heat Wave
Weekend Storm Threat Looms Amid Heat Wave

New York City officially entered its third heat wave of the year Friday after temperatures topped 90 degrees in Central Park by lunchtime, but gears are quickly shifting toward a big storm potential this...

Junkyard Fire Spews Thick, Black Smoke Over Long Island
Junkyard Fire Spews Thick, Black Smoke Over Long Island

A pile of cars and shipping containers burst into flames at a Long Island junkyard on Friday afternoon, sending a cloud of black smoke towering over parts of the South Shore amid 90-degree weather.

NJ Town Braces for Trump’s Weeks-Long Trip
NJ Town Braces for Trump’s Weeks-Long Trip

President Trump has announced plans to spend 18 days vacationing at his “summer White House” in Bedminster, New Jersey, in August, and while some residents look forward to the commander in chief’s stay,...

Duo Beats Woman With Baseball Bat in Brooklyn: NYPD
Duo Beats Woman With Baseball Bat in Brooklyn: NYPD

Police are searching for a man and a woman they say pummeled a young woman with a baseball bat and crowbar in Brooklyn earlier this week.