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Monday, Apr 15, 2019 at 05:29 PM EDT

Death of Woman Found Behind NJ Funeral Home Ruled a Homicide

Death of Woman Found Behind NJ Funeral Home Ruled a Homicide

A woman whose skeletal remains were found in an abandoned carriage house behind a New Jersey funeral home was murdered, prosecutors say.

Tuesday, Apr 16, 2019 at 11:49 AM EDT

Poll: NYers Back Plastic Bag Ban, Not Keen on Cuomo Raise

Poll: NYers Back Plastic Bag Ban, Not Keen on Cuomo Raise

A new poll finds most registered voters in New York support the plastic bag ban recently passed by the Democrat-controlled state Legislature. They're not so keen on the big pay raise lawmakers approved for Gov....

Tuesday, Apr 16, 2019 at 10:10 AM EDT

Headless Chicken Mystery in CT Solved With Arrest in NYC

Headless Chicken Mystery in CT Solved With Arrest in NYC

Police have captured a man they say has been leaving decapitated chickens outside a home in a wealthy Connecticut neighborhood.

Tuesday, Apr 16, 2019 at 07:24 AM EDT

See Size Your Apartment'd Need to Be to Avoid 'Rent Burden'

See Size Your Apartment'd Need to Be to Avoid 'Rent Burden'

A new study from RENTCafe found that in order to avoid rent burden—spending more than 30% of your income on rent—on a median income in New York, you’d have to live in an apartment with less than 300 square feet...

Tuesday, Apr 16, 2019 at 07:25 AM EDT

New York Public Library to Roll Out Bookmobiles This Summer

New York Public Library to Roll Out Bookmobiles This Summer

The New York Public Library announced Thursday that it will soon have three new bookmobiles—one in the Bronx, one in Manhattan, and one in Staten Island.

Monday, Apr 15, 2019 at 05:30 PM EDT

NY Man Admits Lying About Rape, Killing of 11-Year-Old Girl

NY Man Admits Lying About Rape, Killing of 11-Year-Old Girl

The boyfriend of a man convicted of raping and killing an 11-year-old girl admits lying to police and naming false suspects to protect the real killer.

Monday, Apr 15, 2019 at 06:14 PM EDT

NJ Worker Narrowly Escapes as Wires Erupt Into Fireball

NJ Worker Narrowly Escapes as Wires Erupt Into Fireball

A New Jersey utility worker narrowly escaped Monday as fallen wires erupted into a fireball, setting the ground ablaze. A worker with Jersey Central Power and Light (JCP&L) responded to the scene and tried...

Tuesday, Apr 16, 2019 at 06:11 AM EDT

Sentencing Set for Fla. Man Who Mailed Bombs to Trump Critics

Sentencing Set for Fla. Man Who Mailed Bombs to Trump Critics

Cesar Sayoc, 57, could face life in prison for spreading terror in the days leading up to the midterm election last year.

Monday, Apr 15, 2019 at 07:33 PM EDT

Buttigieg Fundraiser in Brooklyn Draws Large Crowd

Buttigieg Fundraiser in Brooklyn Draws Large Crowd

Just one day after launching an historic presidential campaign, Democratic candidate Pete Buttigieg visited Brooklyn. Melissa Russo reports.

Monday, Apr 15, 2019 at 06:25 PM EDT

NY Boy, 12, Expected to Die After Accident With Illegal Gun

NY Boy, 12, Expected to Die After Accident With Illegal Gun

A 12-year-old Westchester County boy apparently shot himself in the head by accident in a bedroom of his family's house while he was home alone with a young neighbor late Sunday, police say. He's not expected to...

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