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The NYPD says someone tried to rob an elderly woman in Greenwich Village on Tuesday.
The mayor of Stamford, Connecticut on Tuesday announced a new crime and a new gun stoppers program.
A bag of autographed baseballs signed by Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez washed ashore on a beach not far from the boat accident site where he died.
A man was in police custody and being questioned late Tuesday afternoon, after a house explosion that left an FDNY battalion chief dead in the Bronx.
A girl named Zianna, believed to be about 10 years old, shared her thoughts on the fatal police shooting of Keith Lamont Scott and the protests that followed.
An off-duty Suffolk County officer was charged Tuesday in connection with a fiery crash that left another driver dead on the Sunrise Highway.
Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump clashed over ways to fight crime in the United States during Monday night’s presidential debate.
Michael Fahy, a 17-year veteran, was a father of three children and was the son of a fire chief.
It's estimated that more than 200,000 cars pass by Exit 51 on the Long Island Expressway every day.
People have been flipping out over the newest viral video sensation. It's called the 'bottle flipping challenge' and it's just what it sounds like. All you need is a bottle of water, and a flat surface for it to land on.
A young girl climbed up a step ladder to stand at the podium before a tense Charlotte City Council meeting.
To say the shooting of Keith Lamont Scott is a difficult case for even the most responsible prosecutor is an understatement, writes Laura Coates.
After nearly a week of protests in Charlotte, the Queen City has returned to near normal after officials had enacted both a state of emergency and a curfew following protests over a fatal police shooting.
Videos released by the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department of the fatal encounter between officers and Keith Lamont Scott could be the last such footage that North Carolina authorities share with the public.
For days, the loudest voices emerging from Charlotte have been the hundreds of protesters filling downtown every night.
The Charlotte-Mecklinburg Police Department has released two videos that depict the shooting of Keith Scott. CNN's Brynn Gingras reports.
Tyson Foods is voluntarily recalling more than 130,000 pounds of cooked chicken nuggets because they may contain hard plastic, the US Department of Agriculture's Food Safety Inspection Service said Tuesday.
Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson told a Senate hearing Tuesday that 18 states have taken up his agency's offer to help improve cyber security for their election systems, in the wake of suspected breaches blamed on Russian hackers.
A 17-year New York fire department veteran was killed Tuesday after an explosion sent parts of a home's roof raining down onto firefighters, police officers and utility workers, authorities said.
Ten judges on a powerful federal appeals court in Washington heard three and a half hours of arguments Tuesday morning concerning a cornerstone of President Barack Obama's legacy on the environment: the Clean Power Plan.
Wells Fargo chief executive John Stumpf forfeits $41m (£31.5m) in share bonuses as the bank giant tries to stem a scandal over its sales practices.
Pop star Britney Spears stages a stripped-down version of her Las Vegas show in her first UK concert since 2011.
With big name brands like Ford, Volvo, Rolls Royce, Bentley, Lamborghini and Aston Martin staying away from this year's Paris Motor Show, should the organisers be getting worried?
The child of two Holocaust survivors talks about being the keeper of their memories – and projects working with children of survivors of massacres in Rwanda and Bosnia talk about the impact handed down through families.
Finnish-Syrian father-of-six Rami Adhan has become known as the "toy smuggler" for taking large bags of toys into Syria for children suffering in the war.
First Nations use a royal tour to push for political action on social issues and say there is "seething fury" over the slow course of change.
The Republican Party may not be the most natural home for a transgender woman from New Jersey - but Jennifer Williams is trying to change it from the inside.
In September 1971, inmates seized control of the Attica Correctional Facility in New York state - Carlos Roche was one of the prisoners.
A statue of comedy legends Eric Morecambe and Ernie Wise will be unveiled in their "spiritual home" of Blackpool in October.
Anti-begging posters published by a council are banned by the Advertising Standards Authority for "reinforcing negative stereotypes".
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Two men were charged on Tuesday in the triple murder of a Southern California couple and their friend in what local media reported may have been a crime among the so-called "furry" community of people who dress up in animal co…
ORLANDO, Fla. (Reuters) - A benefit fund that raised about $29.5 million for the victims of the mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando began to make payments on Tuesday, the city said, with the estates of those killed receiving $350,000 each.…
COLUMBUS, Ohio (Reuters) - The families of two black males fatally shot by Columbus, Ohio, police called on Tuesday for independent investigations by federal officials of the separate incidents.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - An explosion at a home in the New York City borough of the Bronx on Tuesday killed a battalion chief, the city's highest ranking fire official to die in the line of duty since the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks, officials said.
NEWARK, N.J. (Reuters) - New Jersey Governor Chris Christie was aware of a politically motivated scheme to close lanes at the George Washington Bridge in 2013 as it was unfolding, a key prosecution witness testified on Tuesday at the criminal trial o…
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Lawyers for Facebook Inc on Tuesday sought to assure a U.S. judge overseeing lawsuits by victims of militant attacks in the Middle East that it took a "zero tolerance" approach to any communications that may promote terrorist th…
NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York State officials on Tuesday chose developers for a $1.6 billion project to renovate a century-old historic post office, part of a broader plan to modernize Pennsylvania Station, the outdated labyrinthine train hub in the…
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (Reuters) - Less than a year before Keith Scott was shot and killed by a police officer in Charlotte, North Carolina, his wife said in court papers that he had called himself a "killer" and threatened to kill his family with his g…
(Reuters) - An Illinois man pleaded guilty on Tuesday to hacking the e-mail accounts of high-profile female celebrities in a scandal linked to the online release of nude photos of Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence and others.
(Reuters) - A Houston lawyer suspected of wounding nine people in a shooting spree on Monday has been formally identified by the medical examiner as 46-year-old Nathan DeSai, police said.