| Jul 18, 2014
| 1:02 PM
Homicide investigators in Long Island, N.Y., are investigating the discovery of a dismembered body and other scattered human remains found in two towns earlier this month.
On July 8, police found the partially dismembered body of a woman in a parking...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 5:18 AM
A mother accused of abandoning her baby by pushing its stroller onto the platform in a New York City subway station before hopping on a departing train was in custody Tuesday, police said. The 20-year-old woman is suspected of leaving the 10-month-old...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 6:05 AM
Two men accused of flying a drone so close to a New York police helicopter that it was forced off course to avoid crashing have been charged with reckless endangerment, police said Tuesday.
The close call took place at 2,000 feet high in dark skies near...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 3:18 PM
Two New York men face felony charges after authorities said they flew a drone within 800 feet of a New York Police Department helicopter.
The helicopter pilot spotted the small, unmanned aircraft near the George Washington Bridge early Monday, police...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 5:10 PM
When Amarildo de Souza, an unemployed bricklayer who lived in Rio de Janeiro's largest favela, left home one evening last July, his intention was simply to pick up a few things at the market. Instead, he was caught up in a drug sweep and taken to the...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 1:11 PM
I like drones. Well, let’s put it this way. I see the practical uses of drones. Of course, the technology being new, some people have run afoul of proper drone use already. The other day a drone almost collided with a NYPD helicopter. Not cool. A...
| May 4, 2014
| 4:30 AM
When director Marc Webb spoke to the big crowd at the premiere of "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" here, he didn't open by saluting the cast or welcoming the colorfully dressed fans at the Ziegfeld Theatre.
Instead, he gave thanks — to New York.
| Jun 7, 2014
| 12:34 PM
Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy was released from Northwestern Memorial Hospital on Saturday after undergoing a medical procedure to unblock his arteries this week.
McCarthy "is doing very well, resting comfortably at home and looking...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 7:34 AM
In a week when the NBA Finals and the World Cup will consume many hours, viewers also will get Hillary Clinton, "Duck Dynasty" and a Jane Fonda tribute. How's that for variety?
The NBA Finals: The Miami Heat and San Antonio Spurs meet in Game 2 at 8 p....
| Jun 9, 2014
| 6:00 AM
TNT may be selling the single-case-per-season timeline of its new detective drama, but amid television's recent age of Aquarius, "Murder in the First" stands out mostly for its simplicity. The show, which premieres Monday, investigates a series of murders...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 2:10 PM
TNT's new whodunit didn't look like a ratings stiff in its premiere Monday night.
The crime drama "Murder in the First" scored the biggest audience for a TNT series premiere in two years, which bodes well for a network that has recently struggled with...