A serious crash on the George Washington Bridge that left three people hurt, two critically, is snarling traffic for the Monday-morning commute.
A 78-year-old man fought back before he was beaten and robbed by two men last week at a Brooklyn deli, according to the NYPD.
The NYPD officer who fatally shot an unarmed Bronx teen in 2012 has quit the force to avoid being fired after he was found guilty in a disciplinary trial of botching department tactics after the shooting.
It didn't take long for April the giraffe's calf to wake up a bit following what a keeper reported as a "quiet" spell, which led them to wonder if it was the calm before the storm. Animal Adventure Park said in its Sunday evening Facebook update that a keeper reported the baby's activity has increased in comparison to the morning. "All other development is as previously reported," the Facebook post said. "Appetite is strong and demeanor is good," the zoo live streaming April's pregnancy said. [[417151763, C]] The zoo posted an adorable picture of Oliver catching a smooch while April steals some hay. The zoo said the staff will spend time Monday trying to expedite the thaw in the yard so animals can get outside. Watch the live stream below. [[414784803, C]] April was seen taking it slow Sunday, alternating between waddling around her pen and standing still, staring into Oliver's pen.
President Donald Trump's aides opened the door to working with moderate Democrats on health care and other issues while Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer quickly offered to find common ground with Trump for repairing former President Barack Obama's health care law. Schumer said Sunday that Trump must be willing to drop attempts to repeal his predecessor's signature achievement, warning that Trump was destined to "lose again" on other parts of his agenda if he remained beholden to conservative Republicans. Trump initially focused the blame for the failure on Democrats and predicted a dire future for the current law. But on Sunday he turned his criticism toward conservative lawmakers for the failure of the Republican bill.
Dozens of dogs that were destined for the dinner table now have a second chance at life -- and could soon be begging for your table scraps.