| Mar 24, 2014
| 5:47 PM
What exactly was Bill Donohue, the cranky public face of the Catholic League and tireless critic of gay rights, trying to prove when he asked to be included in this year’s gay pride parade in New York City? That the gays would reject him? Oh please....
| Apr 7, 2014
| 6:32 AM
A charity hockey match between New York City firefighters and police officers devolved into a brawl on the ice on Sunday, according to videos and photographs posted online and a local newspaper.
Hockey sticks, gloves and helmets littered the ice at...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 12:03 PM
As many as six motorcyclists were involved in the beating of an SUV driver following a wild chase along the west side of Manhattan, according to charges filed when a new suspect was arraigned on Tuesday.
Craig Wright, 29, of Brooklyn, was arraigned...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Apple devices are still in high demand -- just ask New York City thieves.
Products by the Cupertino, Calif., company, such as iPhones and iPads, accounted for more than 18% of New York's grand larcenies in 2013, according to a report by the Wall...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 10:33 PM
Two New York City apartment buildings collapsed on Wednesday in an explosion apparently caused by a gas leak, killing at least four people, injuring more than 30 others and setting off a search for several more victims feared trapped in the rubble,...
| Nov 30, 2013
| 2:30 AM
BIRTHDAY GAL: Actress Jessalyn Gilsig was born in Montreal, Canada, on this date in 1971. This birthday gal has been quite busy in television, currently starring on "Vikings," previously co-starring as Terri Scheuster on "Glee," and being a series regular...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 6:04 PM
Jay Leggett, 50, a comic actor and screenwriter who performed in television, movies and improvisational clubs, died Saturday in Lincoln County, Wis., after hunting on the opening weekend of the state's nine-day firearms deer season, authorities said....
| Oct 7, 2013
| 12:24 PM
The New York Police Department is investigating whether some of its police officers were present when a pack of motorcyclists confronted an SUV driver last week in a case of road rage gone viral, a department spokesman told the Los Angeles Times on...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 9:46 AM
It is the stuff of Hollywood movies: A family is out a Sunday drive when their SUV is surrounded by a pack of bikers, touching off a confrontation that leads to a wild chase, violence and injuries. In the latest scene to unfold Wednesday, an undercover...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 6:35 AM
The New York City Police Department has announced that iPhones and other Apple products were the targets of 16,000 thefts in 2012, Fox 5 in New York reports.
That equates to 14 percent of all NYC crimes.
The NYPD says that nearly 20 percent of all...
| Sep 27, 2013
1. "The Longest Ride" by Nicholas Sparks (Grand Central, $27). The lives of two seemingly unconnected couples converge. Last week: —
2. "Thankless in Death" by J.D. Robb (Putnam, $27.95). Robb's latest suspense thriller...