Phyllis Newman, a Tony Award-winning Broadway veteran who became the first woman to host "The Tonight Show" before turning her attention to fight for women's health, has died. She was 86.
OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma and its owners expressed sympathy but not responsibility for the nation's opioid crisis as the company filed for bankruptcy protection late Sunday night, part of a move to settle...
Rock & Roll Hall of Famer Ric Ocasek, lead singer of the rock band The Cars, died Sunday in New York at age 75.
The Staten Island Ferry Terminal in Manhattan was temporarily evacuated as police investigated a report of a "suspicious package," but the package was deemed safe soon after, the NYPD said.
A sailor killed during the attack on Pearl Harbor that launched the United States into World War II has been laid to rest in his New Jersey hometown.
A New Jersey state trooper was hospitalized with serious facial injuries after two people he'd pulled over for speeding attacked him, police and law enforcement sources say.
Coco Pazzo Chef Pino Luongo shares his recipe for pasta "frittata."
A man was arrested after bringing a sword to the Empire State Building and acting erratically, police said
Jury selection is scheduled to begin Monday for the federal trial of a white former New Jersey police chief accused of slamming a handcuffed black man's head into a doorjamb.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is pushing to enact a statewide ban on the sale of flavored e-cigarettes amid growing health concerns connected to vaping, especially among young people.
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