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  • Van Flips Off Bronx River Parkway Killing 7, Wiping Out 3 Generations Of A Single Family

    Van Flips Off Bronx River Parkway Killing 7, Wiping Out 3 Generations Of A Single Family
    Authorities are still trying to figure out what caused the driver of a packed van to lose control, careen off the Bronx River Parkway Sunday afternoon, killing all seven passengers inside -- members from three generations of a single family. According to...
  • SUV Plunges 60 Feet, Kills 7 Near Bronx Zoo

    SUV Plunges 60 Feet, Kills 7 Near Bronx Zoo
    NEW YORK -- Seven people, including three children, died Sunday when a vehicle flipped over a guardrail and plunged up to 60 feet to the ground, landing upside down in an area of the Bronx Zoo that is closed to the public, officials said. The crash...
  • Vehicle flips, 7 die near Bronx Zoo

    Vehicle flips, 7 die near Bronx Zoo
    Seven people, including three children, died Sunday when a vehicle flipped over a guardrail and plunged up to 60 feet to the ground, landing upside down in an area of the Bronx Zoo that is closed to the public, officials said. All the victims were inside...
  • Staten Island Man Saved From Verrazano Bridge Suicide

    Four MTA Bridges and Tunnels officers and a maintenance worker saved a Staten Island man from a suicide attempt off the Verrazano Bridge Tuesday. The rescuers rushed to the man at about 1:19 p.m. and pulled him from the side of the bridge, which he was...
  • Exclusive: Grieving FDNY Father Seeks Recognition for "Black Sunday" Son

    Exclusive: Grieving FDNY Father Seeks Recognition for "Black Sunday" Son
    In his first interview since his 40-year old son was found dead in his Long Island bedroom--retired, FDNY deputy chief Joseph DiBernardo told PIX 11 he wants his son's name included on the FDNY's "Wall of Heroes"--which honors those who died in the line...
  • Firefighters Stumble On Dead Man Ablaze In Forest Park

    Firefighters Stumble On Dead Man Ablaze In Forest Park
    Police are looking into the mysterious death of a man whose burning body was discovered early Saturday morning by firefighters responding to a call about a small brush fire in Forest Park. The FDNY arrived at the scene around 5:54 and quickly put out the...
  • Fallen Officers Honored In Grand Rapids

    Fallen Officers Honored In Grand Rapids
    More than 100 people gathered in downtown Grand Rapids, Thursday, to honor officers who lost their lives in the line of duty.   In 1962, President John F. Kennedy proclaimed May 15 as Peace Officers Memorial Day.  This week, cities across the nation will...
  • Sandy Survivors Burned & Flooded Out of Homes Tell Harrowing Tales

    Sandy Survivors Burned & Flooded Out of Homes Tell Harrowing Tales
    For the first time Breezy Pointers were getting a look at their obliterated neighborhood. Hundreds returned on Wednesday to their seaside community after it was ravaged by three deadly forces in one night: Sandy's hurricane force winds, rising flood...
  • Second Avenue Subway Analysis: Was Blast Cover Placed In Wrong Area?

    Second Avenue Subway Analysis: Was Blast Cover Placed In Wrong Area?
    Blasts occur daily in the tunnel being drilled below 2nd Avenue, but what happened just after noon Tuesday was clearly a daily practice gone wrong. While setting off what was to be a small controlled blast to pave way for an escalator entrance, MTA...
  • Empire State Building Shooter Left Keys with Landlord

    Empire State Building Shooter Left Keys with Landlord
    NEW YORK -- The unemployed apparel designer who killed a former coworker near the Empire State Building on Friday morning left his Manhattan apartment intending never to return, according to a police source with knowledge of the investigation. The police...
  • 2 Tornadoes Hit NYC as Severe Weather Lashes Region

    2 Tornadoes Hit NYC as Severe Weather Lashes Region
    NEW YORK -- Severe weather barreled across the Northeast and mid-Atlantic on Saturday as a powerful cold front brought heavy rain, high winds and at least one tornado into a beachfront neighborhood of New York City. A waterspout with winds up to 70 mph...