May 14-21

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Man Follows, Tries to Rape Woman in BK Building: NYPD

Man Follows, Tries to Rape Woman in BK Building: NYPD

Police are searching for a man they say followed a woman into her Brooklyn apartment building and tried to rape her Tuesday morning.

Neighbors Fear Tragedy from Fence Holes Along Rail Tracks

Neighbors Fear Tragedy from Fence Holes Along Rail Tracks

A group of Long Island residents are concerned that holes in fences along the railroad tracks in their community could be gateways to tragedy.

Teen Convicted of Murder in Fire That Killed NYPD Officer

Teen Convicted of Murder in Fire That Killed NYPD Officer

A teenager was convicted Thursday of setting a mattress fire that killed a New York City police officer and severely injured his partner after the two were overcome by smoke and carbon...

NYC Council Approves 5-Cent Charge For Disposable Bags

NYC Council Approves 5-Cent Charge For Disposable Bags

New York City Council on Thursday passed a bill that will make store owners charge customers 5 cents for plastic bags.

House Speaker Paul Ryan Declines to Back Donald Trump

House Speaker Paul Ryan Declines to Back Donald Trump

House Speaker Paul Ryan, the nation's highest-ranking elected Republican, says he's not ready to support Donald Trump as the party's nominee. Ryan's stunning announcement, on CNN Thursday afternoon, came after...

 2nd NYC Elections Official Suspended After Primary Problems

2nd NYC Elections Official Suspended After Primary Problems

Officials say a second New York City Board of Elections official has been suspended over problems reported at polling sites during the state's presidential primary.