| Sep 15, 2014
| 11:35 AM
Students at a Coral Springs high school are organizing a 200-person, 72-story climb to raise money for families of firefighters who died in the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.
The Coral Springs 9-11 Memorial Stair Climb, put together by the kids of...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 12:58 PM
It was, Tyler Murphy said, a day to remember. "And it was," Murphy said, "a night I will never forget. It's hard to put into exact words how special it was. I've never experienced anything like it."
After the pregame walkthrough, Boston College coach...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 8:38 AM
Led by President Obama in Washington and solemn officials and relatives of those who died in New York, Americans on Thursday again recalled the terrorist attacks that struck the heart of the nation on Sept. 11, 2001, an anniversary that comes a day...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 7:45 PM
NEW YORK -- Chris Young hit a three-run homer with one out in the bottom of the ninth inning as the New York Yankees went from being five outs from getting no-hit to pulling out a dramatic 5-4 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Thursday night.
| Sep 12, 2014
| 10:30 AM
An Obama administration drone strike targeting leaders of the group Al-Shabaab has added an especially timely hook to "Terror at the Mall," a grim yet riveting HBO documentary detailing an indiscriminate terrorist attack that left 71 dead in Kenya....
| May 13, 2014
DC Entertainment and Warner Bros. have launched the "Superman Hall of Heroes" as an online portal through which individuals can gift their own heroes with Man of Steel-themed merchandise.
The companies have inducted some notable names of their own --...
| Apr 6, 2014
| 7:03 PM
If only New York had a large, disciplined group of government employees whose job it was to prevent giant fights.
Law and order was briefly suspended on the ice at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on Sunday when hockey players from the New York...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 10:41 AM
Surely, members of New York City's police and fire departments had the best of intentions when they agreed to take part in a charity hockey game on Sunday.
But that goodwill fell to the wayside late in the second period of the annual event at Nassau...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 1:25 PM
Black and Latino applicants to the New York City fire department who alleged that they lost out on jobs because of racially discriminatory written exams settled a long-running lawsuit for $98 million in back pay, the U.S. Justice Department said Tuesday....
| Jul 14, 2014
| 3:00 AM
The Top of the Rock, the observation deck of Rockefeller Center, was evacuated Sunday evening as more than 60 firefighters responded to a fire caused by a camera.
Five adults and one child sustained "minor burns" from the fire that broke out about 7:43...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 11:06 AM
It is difficult to say at which point during my visit to the 9/11 Memorial Museum I went from somber to irritated. Was it at the umpteenth piece of mangled wreckage? Or at one of the overwhelming displays, cluttered with everything from a man's watch to...