| Jul 24, 2012
| 6:16 PM
Three cardboard thieves were arrested Tuesday morning for stealing 900 tons of cardboard boxes and selling them to retailers, making a profit of more than $100,000, according to New Jersey State Police.
Authorities said the accused trio would go to...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 9:10 AM
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Dennis Coles has never let a good opportunity go to waste. The Staten Island, N.Y.-bred...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 1:04 PM
A six-year veteran NYPD officer was expected to be arraigned Thursday on rape charges, according to police.
Police say 28-year-old Arthur Roldan raped a woman Tuesday night, holding her at gun point, in a Staten Island parking lot. Along with rape...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 7:39 PM
As if losing a child isn’t heartbreaking enough, imagine being told the child you buried isn’t even yours. That’s no nightmare, but instead reality for a Brooklyn couple. Justyna and Rafal Sliwa shared their story through tears and...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 2:59 PM
Albert C. Haeger, a veteran customhouse broker and freight forwarder who owned and operated the old William H. Masson Inc. brokerage, died Aug. 3 of pancreatic cancer at his Bel Air home. He was 85.
The son of a merchant marine engineer and a homemaker,...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 8:12 PM
Brooklyn Borough President, Marty Markowitz, said Wednesday he will ask Mayor Michael Bloomberg to reconsider the "competitive bidding" process, when it comes to selling NYPD "shell casings"--which enclose bullets and are sold in bulk--after police drills...
| Aug 19, 2012
| 1:22 PM
One man is dead and two others badly hurt after the small plane they were in crashed and burned Sunday on a residential street in Shirley.
Neighbors used fire extinguishers and garden houses to try to put out the flames. But, the pilot was trapped in the...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 8:55 AM
On a sun-splashed afternoon that marked the second day of summer, I joined a diverse throng of men, women and children, all waiting to board the Staten Island Ferry — a hulking orange vessel that provides free commuter service between Manhattan...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 1:08 PM
Dr. Gerald D. Klee, a retired psychiatrist who was an LSD expert and participated in its experimentation on volunteer servicemen at several military installations in the 1950s, died Sunday of complications after surgery at the University of Maryland St....
| Jan 29, 2013
| 10:55 AM
A soldier who lost all of his limbs in the Iraq War received double arm transplants at Johns Hopkins Hospital last month in a rare procedure that has already begun to restore some normalcy to his life.
Hopkins doctors are to speak in detail about the...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 4:56 PM
Brendan Marrocco sometimes looks down at his arms and can't believe they really exist.
Until six weeks ago, the 26-year-old didn't have arms. He lost both of his, as well as his legs, in the Iraq War when the armored vehicle he was driving ran over a...