Correction officer burned, punched by inmate at Rikers Island

Another correction officer was attacked at Rikers Island - making it the fourth attack by an inmate in just over a month.

FDNY hero succumbs to 9/11 related illness

FDNY Firefighter Thomas Phelan, who rescued many on 9/11 while working as a Statue of Liberty ferry captain, died Friday of cancer.

1 pedestrian killed, 1 injured in Bronx hit-and-run

Two people were struck, one fatally, in the Bronx early Monday morning.The pedestrians were struck on Third Avenue just before 5:30 a.m.

Neighbors rush to help victims in wild Queens car crash

Neighbors on the quiet, narrow street heard the sound of the crash, and quickly rushed out to help. However, moments before emergency crews arrived,...

Touching tribute for servicemember killed in Iraq helicopter crash

In honor of Lieutenant Christopher Raguso, who was killed along with six other in Iraq while serving their country, The Stephen Siller Tunnel to...