Follow along live as Black Friday unfolds on Long Island.
Pittsburgh authorities say a pregnant woman sitting outside a drugstore died when an elderly driver trying to park jumped the curb and pinned her against the wall.
A Kennedy Airport passenger who indicated he was flying to a movie shoot was arrested after several weapons, including a rifle and a machete, were found in his checked luggage, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey said Thursday.
Some witnesses said Michael Brown had been shot in the back. Another said he was face-down on the ground when Officer Darren Wilson "finished him off." Still others acknowledged changing their stories to fit published details about the autopsy or admitted that they did not see the shooting at all.
Drivers have a smooth ride Thanksgiving morning as a storm that could have walloped the region took a pass on Long Island, leaving roads clear from Manhattan to Montauk.
Shoppers are hitting the stores -- and the web -- Thursday as the holiday shopping season kicks into high gear earlier.
Alfonso Ribeiro, the former "Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" co-star who won season 19 of "Dancing with the Stars" Tuesday night, said Wednesday he had wanted to win the Mirrorball trophy for a decade.
President Barack Obama has issued an executive action that some of his Republican opponents may be hard-pressed to disagree with â sparing Thanksgiving turkeys from the dinner table.
Good luck at the Thanksgiving table this year.
A designer and seller of sunglasses used by professional and amateur athletes plans to more than triple the size of its office and warehouse on Long Island.
The Little Portion Friary in Mount Sinai, a local landmark that has attracted thousands of the faithful for retreats, Masses and prayer services since 1929, is closing its doors, the Franciscan Brothers who run it have announced.
The New York Police Department reported a 79 percent decline in stop-and-frisk activity through the third quarter of this year, as serious crime declines in the city, and the NYPD continued to pull back on the strategy, figures show.
A 23-year-old Brooklyn man has been charged with aggravated vehicular homicide and driving while intoxicated after an accident early Thursday off the Meadowbrook State Parkway in which his front seat passenger died, State Police said.
Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano has pledged $12 million to study and construct new sewers in Glen Cove and its surrounding areas to help rehabilitate Hempstead Harbor.
The 88th annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade kicked off this morning with musical performances and new balloon characters among the floats to launch the holiday season for millions across the nation.
Odell Beckham Jr.'s spectacular one-handed catch Sunday already has slipped into the lore of the sport and been ranked against some of the greatest grabs in NFL history. And rightfully so.
A nephew of Bill Cosby has spoken in defense of his uncle, who has been accused of multiple sexual assaults from decades past.
A motorcyclist has died after being involved in a crash in Brentwood Wednesday evening, Suffolk police said.
A man is facing a felony menacing charge after two western Colorado sheriff's deputies say he pointed a banana at them and they thought it was a gun.
The West Babylon man on trial for killing a teenager while driving drunk was found not guilty of murder but guilty of aggravated vehicular homicide.
Happy Thanksgiving to all.
Bill Cosby testified under oath in 2005 that he gave the National Enquirer an exclusive interview about looming sexual-assault accusations by a Canadian woman against him in exchange for the tabloid spiking a second accuser's story.
Phillip Hughes won admirers across the cricket spectrum, from the most elite players to the everyday fan for an unorthodox batting style honed on the family banana plantation and a never-give-in attitude despite being dropped a handful of times from Australia's test team.
A Freeport housekeeper was arrested Wednesday for allegedly stealing some $76,000 in cash and valuables from two employers, according to Nassau County police.
A Long Beach mother and son were arrested late Wednesday night for allegedly selling heroin to an undercover officer, Nassau County police said.
The family of a 12-year-old boy fatally wounded by a Cleveland police officer said surveillance video of the shooting shows that if the officer had not acted so quickly the youngster would still be alive.
Frequent marijuana use has a powerful impact on the human brain's intellectual functions, particularly among people who start using it while young, scientists have found.
They are not designed to bear the full weight of important decisions.
An Elmont man who filed a stolen car claim was arraigned on insurance fraud Wednesday because his Chevy Tahoe was discovered burning in the Bronx -- hours before he swore he last saw it in his driveway, the Nassau district attorney's office said.
More gun sales than ever are slipping through the federal background check system â 186,000 last year, a rate of 512 gun sales a day, as states fail to consistently provide thorough, real-time updates on criminal and mental histories to the FBI.