May 14-21

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2 Killed by Cop Car on NJ Turnpike After SUV Breaks Down: NJSP

2 Killed by Cop Car on NJ Turnpike After SUV Breaks Down: NJSP

Two people were hit and killed by a police car early Wednesday as they were walking along the New Jersey Turnpike after their SUV broke down, according to the New Jersey State Police.

Decades-Old Casket Dug Up, Mysteriously Dumped on NYC Street: Cops

Decades-Old Casket Dug Up, Mysteriously Dumped on NYC Street: Cops

A casket that had been buried likely for more than two decades was found dug up and dumped on the street near a cemetery in Brooklyn Wednesday, authorities say.

Midtown Manhole Fire Snarls Traffic, Prompts Evacuations

Midtown Manhole Fire Snarls Traffic, Prompts Evacuations

A manhole fire near Penn Station in midtown has snarled traffic in the area and prompted evacuations of nearby buildings.

Home of Young Couple in Murder-Suicide Mysteriously Goes Up in Flames

Home of Young Couple in Murder-Suicide Mysteriously Goes Up in Flames

The home of a Long Island couple found dead last week in what police believe was a murder-suicide mysteriously went up in flames overnight, and the arson squad is investigating, authorities say.

Patriots Probably Deliberately Deflated Footballs, NFL Report Finds

Patriots Probably Deliberately Deflated Footballs, NFL Report Finds

An NFL investigation has found that New England Patriots employees likely deflated footballs and that quarterback Tom Brady was "at least generally aware" of the rules violations.

Driver Burned in Tanker Inferno Dies Day After Crash: Cops

Driver Burned in Tanker Inferno Dies Day After Crash: Cops

A big rig driver severely burned when his tanker truck overturned and burst into flames on the New Jersey Turnpike Tuesday has died, authorities say.