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NYPD TrafficStat database is now available online

NYPD TrafficStat database is now av...

View every car crash in the city with the click of a mouse. The NYPD launched its online database for traffic-related incidents, TrafficStat, Tuesday. Mayor Bill de Blasio, who has been pushing his Vision Zero initiative to...

Suspect in Tacoma officer’s death killed, police say

Suspect in Tacoma officer's death k...

The suspect in the fatal shooting of a Tacoma officer has been shot and killed by police after a lengthy barricade situation, authorities said early Thursday. Pierce County Sheriff’s Department spokesman Ed Troyer...

White South Carolina ex-officer defends shooting unarmed black man

White South Carolina ex-officer def...

A white former South Carolina policeman testified in his murder trial on Tuesday that he felt “total fear” before shooting and killing an unarmed black man last year in an incident that intensified debate about...

Trolley courts star power

Trolley courts star power

He’s Red Hooked. Knicks star forward Carmelo Anthony has endorsed the Brooklyn Queens Connector, Mayor Bill de Blasio’s waterfront streetcar project, for a new outreach campaign launching today. In a video interview for...

Castro’s death casts a pall over Cuba: Even dissidents hold back

Castro's death casts a pall over Cu...

Cuba’s most prominent dissident group called off its weekly protest march for the first time in 13 years on Sunday following the death of its nemesis Fidel Castro, the revolutionary leader whose passing has cast a pall...

Amid police shootings, suspect arrested in Texas officer’s death

Amid police shootings, suspect arre...

A 31-year-old man was arrested on Monday in the fatal ambush shooting of a San Antonio police officer, one of four officers shot in the line of duty in Texas, Missouri and Florida a day earlier. The attacks on Sunday, which...

NYC residents want to keep living in the city, but can’t afford to, poll shows

NYC residents want to keep living i...

Most New Yorkers want to continue living in their city, but rising costs risk pricing them out, according to a new poll. Sixty-five percent of city residents said they’d like to remain in the city, but only 50 percent of...