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Whale Stranded on Bronx’s Only Beach Put Down: Officials

Marine biologists put down a 10-foot whale that stranded itself on the Bronx’s only beach.Photo Credit: NBC 4 New York This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.

‘A Terrible, Sad Time’: 3 Kids, 2 Adults Die in Queens Fire

A fire at a house in Queens killed five people on Sunday, including three children, officials said. The youngest victim was about 2 years old.Photo Credit: @FDNY/Twitter

High School Student Kidnapped at McDonald’s Drive-Thru: Cops

A New Jersey high school student is recovering Sunday night after he was kidnapped and threatened last week, police say.

Elderly Couple Killed Crossing Long Island Street: Police

A husband and wife who were crossing the street were struck and killed by a suspected drunk driver, police said Sunday.

Off-Duty Cop Accused of Drunk Driving in Crash: NYPD

An off-duty NYPD officer was accused of drunk driving Sunday morning when he crashed on the Van Wyck Expressway, critically injuring two people, police said.

600-Year-OId Oak Tree in NJ to Come Down Monday

For hundreds of years, an imposing white oak tree has watched over a New Jersey community and a church, providing protection from the blazing summer sun, serving as a scenic backdrop for thousands of photos and…Photo Credit: AP Photo/Julio Cortez

600-Year-OId Oak Tree in NJ to Come Down Monday

For hundreds of years, an imposing white oak tree has watched over a New Jersey community and a church, providing protection from the blazing summer sun, serving as a scenic backdrop for thousands of photos and…Photo Credit: AP Photo/Julio Cortez

NJ Police Officer Charged With Sexually Assaulting 2 Teens

A police officer in Rockaway Township was accused of sexually assaulting two teen girls, prosecutors said Sunday.

NJ Police Officer Charged With Sexually Assaulting 2 Teens

A police officer in Rockaway Township was accused of sexually assaulting two teen girls, prosecutors said Sunday.

3-Month-Old Baby Boy Dies in NYC: Police

A 3-month-old baby has died in the Bronx, police say.

Schumer: More Communication Needed After Penn Station Chaos

Sen. Charles Schumer said that the stampede that injured 16 people at New York’s Penn Station just over a week ago shows a need for better coordination between law enforcement agencies at transportation hubs.Photo Credit: Getty Images, File

Taxi Strikes, Kills Man on Upper East Side: Police

A taxi struck and killed a man who was crossing the street in the Upper East Side, police said Sunday.

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