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Comedian Killed by SUV Trying to Outrun Police in New Jersey
Comedian Killed by SUV Trying to Outrun Police in New Jersey

A stolen SUV trying to evade police slammed into a bus shelter and killed a man in Jersey City Tuesday, and authorities said that its inhabitants ran by the victim's body after the out-of-control vehicle came to...

Grandma the Clown Resigns Over Pornographic Photos of Teen
Grandma the Clown Resigns Over Pornographic Photos of Teen

A famed circus performer known as Grandma the clown has resigned from the Big Apple Circus following accusations that he pressured a 16-year-old aerialist to pose for pornographic photos.

NYPD Officer Needs Stitches After Being Hit in Head by Brick
NYPD Officer Needs Stitches After Being Hit in Head by Brick

An NYPD officer was taken to the hospital after being hit in the head with a brick, police say.

'Strong Island' Director From LI Makes Oscars History
'Strong Island' Director From LI Makes Oscars History

A documentary director from Long Island made Oscars history Tuesday by becoming the first openly transgender filmmaker nominated for an Academy Award.

Sessions, Comey Both Met With Mueller Team in Russia Probe
Sessions, Comey Both Met With Mueller Team in Russia Probe

Attorney General Jeff Sessions was interviewed for hours last week in special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation, the Justice Department confirmed Tuesday, as prosecutors moved closer to a possible...