At least seven Jewish Community Centers in the tri-state region were evacuated Monday after the latest in a round of anti-Semitic bomb threats, authorities said.
A police-involved shooting in Newark Monday afternoon prompted the lockdown of a nearby elementary school.
A 40-year-old Brooklyn man faced a judge today where he was charged with the murder and dismemberment of his girlfriend, whose body parts were found strewn in trash bins in New York and New Jersey and her head and feet allegedly discovered in his freezer.
The White House says President Donald Trump's upcoming budget will propose a whopping $54 billion increase in defense spending and impose corresponding cuts to domestic programs and foreign aid. White House budget officials outlined the information during a telephone call with reporters given on condition of anonymity. The budget officials on the call ignored requests to put the briefing on the record, even though Trump decried on Friday the use of anonymous sources by the media. Trump's defense budget and spending levels for domestic agency operating budgets will be revealed in a partial submission to Congress next month, with proposals on taxes and other programs coming later.
The pregnancy of New York giraffe April has captivated the world, with millions of people across the world tuning into a live stream as she prepares for the birth of her fourth calf at an upstate zoo. But what do we know of the tender love between 15-year-old April and her younger beau Oliver?
The victims in a horrific plane crash that killed two and injured one at a Hamptons airport have been named.