Authorities in Connecticut and New York are searching for what they call a “bad batch” of heroin following several overdoses, including one that was fatal.
With just a few days remaining until a key deadline, more than 32,000 people have applied to the federal compensation fund for people with illnesses that might be related to toxic fallout from the Sept. 11 attacks, program officials said.
Federal and state authorities should investigate the utility and transportation authority responsible for running the nation’s second-busiest railroad following a power failure that has disrupted service for tens of thousands of commuters in New York and Connecticut, two U.S. senators said Sunday.
The Global Citizen Festival coincides with the U.N. General Assembly. Fans earned free tickets for helping spread the word or volunteering to help end world poverty. Some world leaders attended, including Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf.
This list includes five of the best rock ‘n roll cities in America, with honorable mentions to the cities of Austin, Boston, Chicago, Detroit, New Orleans, Philadelphia and Seattle.
A road trip might be the rare occasion for guys to get away from it all and share a few drinks and laughs with their best buddies. Here are five of the best places to go on your guys’ only road trip.
When the New York Giants face off against the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday night, the game will feature one of the NFL’s most bitter rivalries. These teams have played at least two times per year since Dallas entered the league in 1960, and Cowboys lead the overall series, 57-43-2. It’s the season opener for both teams, so both squads will want to get off to a fast start.
A New York City street will be renamed in honor of a 6-year-old boy who died in the elementary school massacre in Connecticut in December.
New York’s inspector general says poor supervision at the steam plant serving the state government complex in Albany led to misbehavior by workers that included watching “Dancing With the Stars” for two hours, being drunk on the job and leaving bedrolls and beer cans in the facility.
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is hitting the Finger Lakes wineries trail in an effort to boost tourism in upstate New York.