Buffalo Mayor Byron B. Brown asked city residents to adhere to a travel ban in the south portion of the city. At Buffalo Niagara International Airport, where official records are recorded, weather service officials said only 6.2 inches of snow fell over the last 48 hours. But in the suburbs of Gardenville and West Seneca […]
A high-speed commuter ferry slammed into a Lower Manhattan dock Wednesday, injuring 57 people, authorities said. Officer Sophia Tassy, a spokeswoman for the NYPD, said the SeaStreak ferry, a commuter run from New Jersey to lower Manhattan along the East River, crashed during a hard landing around 8:43 a.m ET.
The ex-convict who lured two firefighters to their deaths in a blaze of gunfire left a typewritten note saying he wanted to burn down his New York state neighbourhood and “do what I like doing best, killing people,” police said on Tuesday.
The United States has denied visas to about 20 Iranian government officials hoping to attend next week’s United Nations General Assembly, including two ministers, Iran’s Fars news agency reported on Saturday. Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, a regular at the assembly since he took office in 2005
Hurricane Irene made its second landfall, this one early Sunday in southern New Jersey, as the storm continued its relentless push toward New York City. Though the storm weakened as it moved up the Eastern Seaboard, it continued to funnel storm surge and flood water to the Jersey shore overnight
A mother and three children were found dead in a submerged minivan she drove into New York’s Hudson River after a 10-year-old son escaped and alerted authorities, officials said on Wednesday.
A bomb scare that turned out to be a false alarm forced the evacuation of a terminal at John F. Kennedy International Airport for two hours Sunday.
Three people were arrested Thursday morning as FBI agents began executing search warrants at several spots around Boston and other parts of the Northeast as part of a widening investigation into the financial support behind the Times Square bombing attempt earlier this month, according to federal law-enforcement officials.
Pakistan’s interior minister says his country will investigate whether the man arrested for an attempted bombing in New York’s Times Square had links to militants in Pakistan. Rehman Malik told reporters in Islamabad Saturday that U.S. authorities have asked Pakistan for information about Faisal Shahzad. The 30-year-old American citizen, born in Pakistan,
The man at the center of the botched Times Square car bomb plot was known in his neighborhood as a mysterious loner who kept odd hours and “always looked on edge,” neighbors said Tuesday. “I thought he might be connected to to terrorism – a lot of us did because he acted strangely,” said Dashawn […]