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Charlie Hebdo Receives PEN Award at Literary Gala

Charlie Hebdo Receives PEN Award at Literary Gala

The French magazine Charlie Hebdo has been presented a freedom of expression award from the PEN American Center. Watch »

May 6, 2015
Calif. Regulators Approve Unprecedented Water Cutbacks

Calif. Regulators Approve Unprecedented Water Cutbacks

California water regulators adopted sweeping, unprecedented restrictions Tuesday on how people, governments and... Read »

May 6, 2015
D.A. Donovan Wins Special Election for Grimm Seat: AP

D.A. Donovan Wins Special Election for Grimm Seat: AP

A district attorney connected to the case of an unarmed black man who died after a white police officer's chokehold... Read »

May 5, 2015
New Yorkers Split on Racial Lines Over City's Direction: Poll

New Yorkers Split on Racial Lines Over City's Direction: Poll

New Yorkers are split along racial lines over whether the city is on the right track under Democratic Mayor Bill de... Watch »

May 5, 2015
Man Admits Pointing Lasers Near LaGuardia

Man Admits Pointing Lasers Near LaGuardia

A man who aimed a laser pointer at planes near LaGuardia Airport pleaded guilty to a new federal charge on Tuesday. Read »

May 5, 2015
Help Wanted on Long Island: Tick Expert

Help Wanted on Long Island: Tick Expert

For the first time, Suffolk County wants to hire a fulltime entomologist to study the apparently growing tick... Watch »

May 5, 2015
Worker Plunges 24 Stories Down Midtown Elevator Shaft, Dies: Cops

Worker Plunges 24 Stories Down Midtown Elevator Shaft, Dies: Cops

A construction worker died after falling 24 stories down an elevator shaft in midtown Manhattan Tuesday afternoon... Read »

May 5, 2015
Feds Give Farmers Approval to Spray Crops From Drones

Feds Give Farmers Approval to Spray Crops From Drones

A drone large enough to carry tanks of fertilizers and pesticides has won rare approval from federal authorities to... Read »

May 5, 2015
Nebraska Woman Files Suit Against All Homosexuals

Nebraska Woman Files Suit Against All Homosexuals

A Nebraska woman calling herself an ambassador for "God and His Son, Jesus Christ," filed suit Tuesday in... Read »

May 5, 2015

"This Is Where I Die": Hiker Recounts Nepal Quake

A San Diego hiker who survived the devastating 7.8-magnitude earthquake in Nepal followed by an avalanche thought... Watch »

May 5, 2015
Michael Brown Shooting Witness Sues Ex-Officer, City

Michael Brown Shooting Witness Sues Ex-Officer, City

Dorian Johnson, who witnessed the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown last summer in Ferguson, Missouri, filed a... Read »

May 5, 2015
Police in Mass. Town to Stop Arresting Addicts Who Ask for Help

Police in Mass. Town to Stop Arresting Addicts Who Ask for Help

Police in Gloucester, Massachusetts, are shifting their approach in how to battle the growing abuse of opioids and... Read »

May 6, 2015
Mets Pay Tribute to Slain NYPD Officer Before Game

Mets Pay Tribute to Slain NYPD Officer Before Game

The Mets wore NYPD hats and held a moment of silence before Tuesday night's game against Baltimore to honor a police... Watch »

May 5, 2015
Pacquiao Sued for Not Disclosing Injury Before Fight

Pacquiao Sued for Not Disclosing Injury Before Fight

Manny Pacquiao and his handlers have been hit with a lawsuit asking for damages for anyone who paid to watch his... Read »

May 6, 2015
Isiah Thomas Returns to the Garden

Isiah Thomas Returns to the Garden

Booted as Knicks president in 2008 following a disastrous run, Isiah Thomas has been an unofficial advisor since... Read »

May 5, 2015
Devon Still's Daughter Begins Stem Cell Transplant

Devon Still's Daughter Begins Stem Cell Transplant

Cincinnati Bengals defensive tackle Devon Still shared a photo on Instagram of his daughter preparing for a stem... Read »

May 5, 2015
Capital Murder Charge in U.Va. Student's Death

Capital Murder Charge in U.Va. Student's Death

The man charged in the abduction and killing of University of Virginia student Hannah Graham is now charged with... Watch »

May 5, 2015
Islamists in Pakistan Hold Service for Texas Shooters

Islamists in Pakistan Hold Service for Texas Shooters

As many as 200 people held an in absentia funeral Tuesday in Peshawar, Pakistan for two men killed in Garland... Watch »

May 6, 2015
Jury in Patz Murder Trial Deadlocked Again, Told to Keep Trying

Jury in Patz Murder Trial Deadlocked Again, Told to Keep Trying

A judge has ordered the 12-person jury in the Etan Patz murder trial back to the deliberation room after the jurors,... Watch »

May 6, 2015
Tech Exec's Death Highlights Potential Treadmill Dangers

Tech Exec's Death Highlights Potential Treadmill Dangers

Each day, runners in gyms and homes across the country turn to the treadmill to improve their physical fitness. Read »

May 5, 2015

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