| Aug 9, 2014
| 11:07 AM
The Rev. Al Sharpton said on Saturday he will cancel a planned protest that would have shut down one of New York City's busiest bridges and instead will lead a march on the office of the district attorney who is probing the death of Eric Garner....
| Aug 8, 2014
| 2:42 AM
The couple's two sons - ages 4 and 5 - witnessed the horror, one of them "talking about Daddy killing Mommy," police said.
In what evidently was a jealous rage, the father killed his wife inside their Drexel Hill apartment early Thursday, fled with...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 6:20 AM
Two Philadelphia-area boys who were the subject of an Amber Alert issued at 3 a.m. Thursday after they were abducted by their father who was suspected of killing their mother have been found unharmed in New York.
Police emergency radio dispatches also...
| Aug 7, 2014
Actress Marilyn Burns died Tuesday in her Houston-area home at age 65. Texas figured large in her career — Burns […]...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 1:43 PM
A popular European cosmetics chain is coming to Connecticut.
Kiko Milano, a trendy, affordable cosmetics brand from Italy, will open its fourth U.S. location in New Haven's 1 Broadway retail district at York St. and Broadway, according to leasing agents...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 8:54 AM
The president of New York City's main police union on Tuesday denied arresting officers had used a chokehold on a Staten Island man who later died.
"This was not a chokehold," Pat Lynch, head of the Patrolmen's Benevolent Association, told a press...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 2:55 PM
The New York man who recorded a cellphone video of police placing Eric Garner in a chokehold has been arrested on a weapons charge, police said Sunday.
Ramsey Orta, 22, was leaving a Staten Island hotel with a 17-year-old girl late Saturday when...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 9:36 AM
The Rev. Al Sharpton will lead a protest march across the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge in New York City later this month in response to a medical examiner's ruling that Eric Garner was the victim of a homicide after police placed him in a chokehold last...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 9:24 PM
The controversial death of a New York City man who was placed in a chokehold by police was formally ruled a homicide Friday, a move that will almost certainly place the officers in front of a grand jury and heighten tensions between residents and the...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Jim Gaffigan's domestic comedy "The Gaffigan Show" has landed a series order at TV Land.
The show, which has a 10-episode order for a 2015 premiere, revolves around Gaffigan's life as a standup comic and father who struggles with an insatiable appetite....
| Jul 23, 2014
| 7:41 PM
The mourners trickled slowly into the crowded church. Inside, a huge man lay in a white casket topped by white and yellow flowers — a man who in life was known to few outside his Staten Island neighborhood.
In death, though, Eric Garner has become...