Man connected to NYPD corruption scandal kept scamming while on the run
A former restaurateur with ties to the NYPD corruption scandal continued to scam while on the run in Georgia last year — by skating on a $150,000 loan from an...
This miracle man survived 9/11 and the Hoboken train crash
Most people would call Tahir Qureshi unlucky. But Qureshi — who was injured and nearly killed by falling debris in both 9/11 and Thursday’s Hoboken train crash — believes otherwise....
Hero fireman gave up lucrative lawyer gig to follow in dad’s footsteps
He gave up millions to follow his dad’s path to the FDNY. The battalion chief killed in a Bronx drug-house explosion this week was a corporate lawyer making a comfortable...
Denzel Washington strangles Aretha Franklin
This 20-year-old’s got a world-famous name — and no R-E-S-P-E-C-T. A Manhattan man named Denzel Washington took a plea deal Wednesday for strangling his mom — whose name is, wait...
De Blasio skips town during Hoboken train crash aftermath
It was a busy day in city government Thursday, with the deadly Hoboken train crash affecting commuters, a City Hall hearing on a controversial nursing-home sale and questions swirling about...
Transgender babysitter takes plea deal for killing toddler
The evil babysitter facing trial for starving and beating to death a toddler took a plea deal in Manhattan court that will land her in prison for 22 years to...
Man convicted of murdering ex’s boyfriend in bid to get her back
A Brooklyn man was convicted Thursday in the murder of a romantic rival, whose body he threw off a cliff before using the dead man’s phone to rekindle a broken...
Inside the Hoboken train crash horror
Something was wrong, Jaime Weatherhead-Saul realized in the seconds before the crash. Usually, his New Jersey Transit train would slow as it passed through the last tunnel before Hoboken —...
Knife-wielding man caught on video punching cop sues for false arrest
Well, good luck with this one. A knife-wielding Harlem man — caught on video shoving a cop and then slugging him in the face — is suing the city and police...
Cops say death of woman found in Brooklyn park is suspicious
A woman in her 20s was found dead in a Brooklyn park Thursday morning, authorities said. An off-duty FDNY firefighter who was jogging in Owl’s Head Park in Bay Ridge...
Firefighters honor fallen FDNY chief outside his home
Firefighters gathered outside the Westchester County home of fallen FDNY Battalion Chief Michael Fahy on Thursday as his wife, Fiona, and three young children prepared to say their goodbyes at...
Artist stabs female roommate to death, gripes about finding new apartment
A struggling artist butchered his female roommate inside their Queens apartment on Wednesday night — and then griped about having to find a new place to live, cops and neighbors...
Violent protests break out in California over Alfred Olango
Dozens of protesters broke car windows and hurled glass bottles at cops in riot gear.
Bomb squad heroes up for promotions after removing explosive device in Chelsea
Two bomb squad detectives who helped remove the explosive device found in Chelsea are being promoted.
Laughing creep tries to light woman on fire in Union Square
Small army of cops discovers reported dead baby in Queens park in fact a doll
Police: Clown sightings reported in Suffolk
'Killer Clowns': Inside the Terrifying Hoax Sweeping America
Clowns have been spotted lurking in woods from South Carolina to upstate New York.