Amtrak and New Jersey Transit riders started their weekend with a nightmarish evening commute following Friday's havoc-wreaking Acela derailment at New York's Penn Station, with some commuters finding themselves so baffled about how to get home they joked they'd swim across the river.
If you're trying to get from New York to New Jersey tonight, or vice versa, you may have an hours-long (or very expensive) trip ahead of you.
Nearly a half-dozen cars went up in flames on one Manhattan street Friday morning, creating a spectacle and causing extensive damage but no injuries, authorities say.
Two formerly conjoined baby girls who bravely endured a grueling 21-hour separation procedure at a Westchester County hospital earlier this year have made the next milestone in their recovery.
In a humiliating failure, President Donald Trump and GOP leaders pulled their bill to repeal "Obamacare" off the House floor Friday when it became clear it would fail badly — after seven years of nonstop railing against the law. Democrats said Americans can "breathe a sigh of relief." Trump said the current law was imploding "and soon will explode." Thwarted by two factions of fellow Republicans, from the center and far right, House Speaker Paul Ryan said President Barack Obama's health care law, the GOP's No. 1 target in the new Trump administration, will remain in place "for the foreseeable future."
Is today the day? Some think so, but the zoo isn't so sure.