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Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 04:03 PM EDT

Steven Hill, 'Law & Order' Actor, Dies at 94

Steven Hill, 'Law & Order' Actor, Dies at 94

Steven Hill, a versatile character actor in theater, films and television who achieved his greatest success late in life as grumpy District Attorney Adam Schiff on TV's long-running "Law & Order," died Tuesday.

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 03:14 PM EDT

Machete Joins Stilettos on NY's 'Dangerous or Deadly' List

Machete Joins Stilettos on NY's 'Dangerous or Deadly' List

New York state has added machetes to a list of "dangerous or deadly" weapons that also includes daggers, razors and stilettos.

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 01:41 PM EDT

President of NJ School Board Arrested on Child Porn Charges

President of NJ School Board Arrested on Child Porn Charges

The president of the Dunellen Board of Education in New Jersey has been arrested for allegedly sharing child pornography videos online, including one showing a young girl bound with rope in sexually explicit...

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 02:38 PM EDT

3 Men Accused of Stealing $1M in Frozen Eels

3 Men Accused of Stealing $1M in Frozen Eels

Three men have been arrested in Brooklyn for swiping more than $1 million worth of frozen eels from a New Jersey shipping terminal, authorities say.

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 07:23 AM EDT

Manhattan Church to Open Crypt, Sell Vault for $7 Million

Manhattan Church to Open Crypt, Sell Vault for $7 Million

The New York Post reports a Catholic church plans to open its 200-year-old crypt to the public and sell a six-person family vault for $7 million.

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 03:04 PM EDT

Suit Alleging Catholic School Gay Marriage Bias Can Proceed

Suit Alleging Catholic School Gay Marriage Bias Can Proceed

A Catholic school in New Jersey has settled allegations of child sexual abuse for $1.9 million.

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 06:52 PM EDT

6th Person Shot and Killed in Newark in Just Over 72 Hours

6th Person Shot and Killed in Newark in Just Over 72 Hours

A man died and a pregnant woman was injured following a shooting in Newark, police said. The man is the sixth person to be fatally shot in the city in just over 72 hours.

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 05:41 AM EDT

Burglars Steal Van, Vodka From Indonesian Consulate

Burglars Steal Van, Vodka From Indonesian Consulate

Burglars broke into the Indonesian Consulate in Manhattan on Monday and made off with a case of vodka and other valuables in a stolen van.

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 11:33 AM EDT

McDonald's Recalls 29M Wristband Toys Following Burns

McDonald's Recalls 29M Wristband Toys Following Burns

McDonald's is recalling approximately 29 million "Step-It" activity wristbands distributed across the country in their "Happy Meals" following more than 70 reports that children suffered skin irritation...

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 12:11 AM EDT

Women Groped by X-Ray Tech at NYC Hospital: Prosecutors

Women Groped by X-Ray Tech at NYC Hospital: Prosecutors

An X-ray technician at a Brooklyn hospital has been arrested for allegedly sexually assaultiing two patients, authorities say.  The incidents happened Sunday afternoon, first when an 83-year-old woman...

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