| Jan 18, 2011
| 6:38 PM
Contrasting images of a former New York television executive accused of stabbing and decapitating his wife were presented on the opening day of his trial Tuesday, with prosecutors calling the attack a final act of domination and control over the woman who...
| May 26, 2011
| 12:53 PM
One political party overwhelmingly favors a dramatic change to how health care is delivered in this country. The other denounces it, and polls show the public opposes it, too. Yet proponents stick to their guns — and voters punish them for it.
| Nov 9, 2008
Last summer, the Los Angeles Police Department was dealt a rude shock.
Expecting nearly $1 million in federal grant money to help cover the cost of analyzing DNA evidence in rape cases and other violent crimes, the department was awarded only half that...
| Aug 11, 2010
| 9:34 PM
Animal lovers across the country were shocked this week to learn the story of a New York cat who was subjected to a bizarre act of cruelty. Police stopped Gary Korkuc, 51, of Cheektowaga, N.Y., when he allegedly failed to......
| Dec 3, 2009
| 12:04 PM
New York City Council Speaker Christine Quinn broke down at the podium of a press conference Thursday morning when asked about the Senate's rejection of the same-sex marriage bill.
"My father is 83-years-old. Kim's father is 83-years-old," Quinn said...
| Aug 24, 2009
| 8:18 AM
Two firefighters died Monday morning when the floor of a burning convenience store collapsed beneath them.
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| Aug 24, 2009
| 8:42 AM
BUFFALO, N.Y. -- The first floor of a burning convenience store collapsed into the basement early Monday morning, killing two firefighters.
Flag-draped gurneys carrying the bodies were brought out of the two-story building shortly before 10 a.m. as...
| Dec 22, 2009
| 2:06 PM
Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani, viewed by many New York Republicans as a savior for the struggling party, said Tuesday that he won't run for political office next year and instead will concentrate on his lucrative law and consulting businesses....
| Feb 13, 2009
CLARENCE, N.Y. (AP) - A Continental commuter plane coming in for a landing nose-dived into a house in suburban Buffalo, sparking a fiery explosion that killed all 49 people aboard and a person in the home. It was the nation's first fatal crash of a...
| Mar 25, 2010
| 5:29 PM
A 90-year-old man has been charged with murdering his 89-year-old wife inside their home located in a retirement community in Amherst.
Authorities say Virginia Bunz's body was found around 10:25 a.m. Sunday by a relative, who alerted authorities. John...
| Aug 14, 2010
| 3:18 AM
8 people have been shot and four have died outside a restaurant in downtown Buffalo early Saturday, police said.
The location, City Grill, had been the scene of a wedding reception. Three men and one woman were fatally shot , according to Buffalo...