Police: 2 young children stabbed to death in Bronx apartment

Police: 2 young children stabbed to death in Bronx apartment

NEW YORK — Two small children died of stab wounds after their mother was taken into custody for observation Saturday night in New York City, police said. A 3-year-old boy and an 11-month-old boy were found in a Bronx apartment with multiple stab wounds to the neck and torso and did not survive after being … Read more

NYPD officers, bystander save man who fell on subway tracks

Police: 2 young children stabbed to death in Bronx apartment

Two New York City police officers raced to save a man who fell on the tracks at a Manhattan subway station, plucking him out of the way of an oncoming train in a daring rescue captured by an officer’s body camera NEW YORK — Two New York City police officers and a bystander raced to … Read more

Buffalo city worker killed while assisting with snow removal

Buffalo city worker killed while assisting with snow removal

A public works employee was killed on Wednesday while assisting the ongoing snow removal efforts in Buffalo, New York, in an accident that local officials called “heartbreaking” as they confirmed that an investigation into the death is underway. The employee, who has not been identified, worked for the city for decades, said Buffalo Mayor Byron … Read more

Writer E. Jean Carroll files upgraded lawsuit alleging Trump “forcibly raped and groped her” in the 1990s

Writer E. Jean Carroll files upgraded lawsuit alleging Trump “forcibly raped and groped her” in the 1990s

File combination photo of former President Donald Trump and columnist E. Jean Carroll. BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty; AP/Craig Ruttle New York — A writer who accused former President Donald Trump of rape filed an upgraded lawsuit against him Thursday in New York, minutes after a new state law took effect allowing victims of sexual violence to sue … Read more

TSA officer “shocked” to find cat inside checked luggage at JFK airport

TSA officer “shocked” to find cat inside checked luggage at JFK airport

Small pets can be perfectly good air travel companions, provided their owners follow the rules. For example, most airlines require animals to remain in carriers throughout the duration of their flights — and none allow them to fly as carry-on cargo. So, when a Transportation Security Administration officer recently spotted a cat inside one traveler’s … Read more

Heated arguments mark Trump Organization hearings in two New York courts

Heated arguments mark Trump Organization hearings in two New York courts

More than a dozen lawyers representing the Trump Organization in two separate cases gathered in lower Manhattan Tuesday morning, when a pair of proceedings were scheduled in courtrooms a block apart, in matters that might decide the future of the company. The two cases, a civil suit brought by New York Attorney General Letitia James … Read more

GLOBAL MARKETS-Global stocks, oil prices slip as rising COVID cases prompt Chinese lockdowns

GLOBAL MARKETS-Global stocks, oil prices slip as rising COVID cases prompt Chinese lockdowns

Global stocks and oil prices slipped on Monday as a spike in COVID-19 cases and newly recorded deaths in China prompted authorities in the world’s second-largest economy to reinstate lockdowns, triggering worries over the economy. Beijing’s most populous district urged residents to stay at home on Monday as the city’s COVID case numbers rose, while … Read more

“Power Rangers” star Jason David Frank dies at age 49, manager says

“Power Rangers” star Jason David Frank dies at age 49, manager says

Jason David Frank, who played the Green Power Ranger Tommy Oliver on the 1990s children’s series “Mighty Morphin Power Rangers,” has died, his manager said in a statement on Sunday. He was 49. Justine Hunt, Frank’s manager, did not name the cause of death or say when he died, but asked for “privacy of his … Read more