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Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 02:23 AM EDT

Overdose Deaths up 22 Percent This Year With 344 Dead: NYPD

Overdose Deaths up 22 Percent This Year With 344 Dead: NYPD

Drug overdoses in New York City have gone up by 22 percent so far this year, with 344 deaths recorded by police.

Monday, May 22, 2017 at 10:52 PM EDT

David Ushery Reports From Jerusalem During Trump Visit

David Ushery Reports From Jerusalem During Trump Visit

President Trump stopped at two of the holiest sites in Jerusalem Monday: the Church of the Holy Sepulchre and the Western Wall. David Ushery is following the president's travels and reports from Jerusalem.

Monday, May 22, 2017 at 07:15 PM EDT

Staying Safe When Grilling

Staying Safe When Grilling

A propane tank sparked flames that sent a man to the hospital this weekend in New Jersey. Jen Maxfield got some expert advice on keeping your backyard barbecue safe.

Monday, May 22, 2017 at 07:13 PM EDT

2 NJ Classmates Recovering After Times Square Rampage

2 NJ Classmates Recovering After Times Square Rampage

Jessica Williams and Destiny Lightfoot, students at Dunellan High School, had skipped class and were heading to Manhattan to enjoy a day outside last Thursday when a car sped onto the sidewalk in Times Square...

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 11:38 AM EDT

Sick Dog Reunited With NJ Family 2 Years After Disappearing

Sick Dog Reunited With NJ Family 2 Years After Disappearing

A dog found near death will be reunited with her owners two years after she disappeared.

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 05:43 PM EDT

Brooklyn Steakhouse Sues Penn. Eatery Over Name

Brooklyn Steakhouse Sues Penn. Eatery Over Name

A New York City steakhouse is suing a Pennsylvania eatery for trademark infringement.

Monday, May 22, 2017 at 08:57 PM EDT

NY Mom Pleads for Lung Transplant for Son With Rare Disease

NY Mom Pleads for Lung Transplant for Son With Rare Disease

A Long Island mother is fighting for her son’s survival — making a public plea on social media for new lungs for her son who is battling a disease so rare that it doesn’t even have a name.

Monday, May 22, 2017 at 05:06 PM EDT

Cafe Worker Fired Over Anti-Police Insults on Cop's Receipt

Cafe Worker Fired Over Anti-Police Insults on Cop's Receipt

A New Jersey restaurant worker who wrote insults on a police officer's receipt has been fired.  The owner of Romanelli's Garden Cafe in Galloway took the action after a photo of the receipt was posted...

Monday, May 22, 2017 at 09:59 PM EDT

Teacher Faces Last Hearing in Alleged Abuse of Autistic Kids

Teacher Faces Last Hearing in Alleged Abuse of Autistic Kids

A Long Island special education teacher accused of abusing five autistic middle school students who can't speak faced a final state education hearing to determine whether she would be fired.Lisa Weitzman was...

Monday, May 22, 2017 at 10:02 PM EDT

Thieves Shoot Cabbie During Face-off in the Bronx: Police

Thieves Shoot Cabbie During Face-off in the Bronx: Police

A taxi driver was shot and injured when he and his passenger confronted a group of thieves in the Bronx, police said.

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