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Singer Manilow Orchestrates Instrument Donations to School

Singer Manilow Orchestrates Instrument Donations to School

Smiles and cheers greeted a truck full of musical instruments that arrived at a Long Island high school Tuesday. Watch »

Mar 31, 2015

"Boulevard of Death" Getting $100M Safety Makeover: DOT

New York City's "Boulevard of Death" is getting a makeover. A $100 million project to redesign Queens... Read »

Mar 31, 2015
Bill Would Ensure Access to NYC Buildings Amenities

Bill Would Ensure Access to NYC Buildings Amenities

The New York City Council is introducing legislation that would bar building owners from discriminating against... Read »

Mar 31, 2015
Couple Found Dead With Chainsaw Lacerations Inside Pa. Home

Couple Found Dead With Chainsaw Lacerations Inside Pa. Home

A teenage boy found his parents dead with wounds from a chainsaw inside a Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, home... Watch »

Apr 1, 2015
Ex-Dictator Elected Nigerian President in Historic Vote

Ex-Dictator Elected Nigerian President in Historic Vote

Former military dictator Muhammadu Buhari was elected president of Nigeria on Tuesday, becoming the first opposition... Watch »

Mar 31, 2015
Iraqi Troops Liberated Heart of Tikrit From ISIS: PM

Iraqi Troops Liberated Heart of Tikrit From ISIS: PM

Iraq's prime minister said Tuesday that Iraqi troops had reclaimed the heart of Tikrit from ISIS militants, hailing... Watch »

Mar 31, 2015
Rottweiler Runs Again, Thanks to Prosthetic Paws

Rottweiler Runs Again, Thanks to Prosthetic Paws

Brutus, an adopted Rottweiler whose paws were amputated as a puppy, is starting to run again — all thanks to an... Read »

Mar 31, 2015
Obama Commutes Sentences of 22 People in Federal Prison

Obama Commutes Sentences of 22 People in Federal Prison

President Barack Obama on Tuesday shortened the prison sentences of nearly two dozen drug convicts, including eight... Read »

Mar 31, 2015
USC Athletic Director Stands Behind Gay Son, Refuses to Head to Indy in Response to Religious Freedom Bill

USC Athletic Director Stands Behind Gay Son, Refuses to Head to Indy in...

USC athletic director Pat Haden says he won’t be heading to Indianapolis this week for the College Football Playoff... Read »

Mar 31, 2015
10 Years After Terri Schiavo, Death Debates Still Divides

10 Years After Terri Schiavo, Death Debates Still Divides

Terri Schiavo died 10 years ago Tuesday, but the ethical questions at the center of her highly publicized U.S. Supr... Read »

Mar 31, 2015
1 Killed, 7 Injured as Driver Fleeing Highway Wreck Crashes Into Store

1 Killed, 7 Injured as Driver Fleeing Highway Wreck Crashes Into Store

One person was killed and seven others were injured Tuesday after a driver crashed a truck into a store in Fort... Watch »

Apr 1, 2015
School Shooter's Father Charged With Buying Gun

School Shooter's Father Charged With Buying Gun

The father of the Marysville school shooter was charged Tuesday with buying the gun his son used to kill four stude... Read »

Mar 31, 2015
Purported Calif. Kidnappers Want Apology From Police: Report

Purported Calif. Kidnappers Want Apology From Police: Report

A San Francisco newspaper has received a series of emails from a person claiming responsibility for a California... Watch »

Mar 31, 2015
Robber Threatens Woman in Bank: NYPD

Robber Threatens Woman in Bank: NYPD

Police are searching for a man they say threatened a woman inside a bank in Greenwich Village Monday morning. Read »

Mar 31, 2015
Man Carved His Name on Girlfriend's Chest With Razor Blade: DA

Man Carved His Name on Girlfriend's Chest With Razor Blade: DA

A California man accused of using a razor blade to carve his name onto his girlfriend's chest was arraigned Monday... Read »

Mar 31, 2015
Ex-FBI Agent Pleads Guilty to Sampling Drug Evidence

Ex-FBI Agent Pleads Guilty to Sampling Drug Evidence

An ex-FBI agent appeared in federal court Tuesday to plead guilty to 64 charges of obstruction of justice, falsifyi... Watch »

Mar 31, 2015
Motorist Drives Off From Back of Tow Truck

Motorist Drives Off From Back of Tow Truck

Chicago resident Tony Marengo says he is used to seeing vehicles get towed out of the Walgreen’s parking lot across... Read »

Mar 31, 2015

"She's Not a Murderer": Daughters Defend Mom in Metro-North Crash

The daughters of the woman killed after she stopped her SUV in front of an oncoming Metro-North train, sparking a... Read »

Mar 31, 2015
NYers Lured for Free Shoes in Medicaid Fraud: DA

NYers Lured for Free Shoes in Medicaid Fraud: DA

Nine doctors and 14 others have been arrested in an alleged Medicaid fraud scheme in which residents in low-income... Watch »

Mar 31, 2015
Gov Bans Non-Essential NY Travel to Indiana Over Religious Law

Gov Bans Non-Essential NY Travel to Indiana Over Religious Law

Gov. Cuomo has banned all non-essential, state-funded travel to Indiana after that state adopted a religious freedom... Read »

Mar 31, 2015
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