Family of slain Sgt. La David Johnson slam investigation for keeping them in dark

The family of slain Sgt. La David Johnson has said that they are being left in the dark about the death of their loved one in Niger. Johnson, a special...

British embassy worker Rebecca Dykes found strangled on roadside, taxi driver arrested

BEIRUT Lebanese authorities have detained a man suspected in the killing of a British woman who worked at the U.K. Embassy in Beirut and whose body was found...

Family of Miss Iraq forced to flee after she takes selfie with Miss Israel

Miss Universe contestant Sarah Idan has confirmed that her family has fled their home country of Iraq after a harmless selfie with Miss Israel led to repeated death threats. Sarah...

‘Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle’ review: Dwayne Johnson leads silly fun

Its all fun and games until someone looks too closely at the plot holes. Thats when Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle a sequel to the 1995 Robin Williams vehicle...

The complicated Eli Manning-Giants relationship is likely to continue for better or worse

Steve Spagnuolo stopped on his way to the podium after Sunday's 34-29 Giants loss to the Eagles to have a serious conversation with his brother in interim-dom, GM Kevin...

Steelers screwed by stupid, nonsensical catch rule that should be eradicated in costly loss...

LAND OF THE IDIOTS The most nonsensical and stupefying rule in the history of rules jolted the NFL landscape once again Sunday. The only thing more ridiculous than...

Playgrounds for sexual harassers: Our Parks Department has a workplace climate rife for misconduct

Scholars of public policy always look for unintended consequences. But at a certain point, once such a side effect is well known, does it become just part of the...

Man kicked out of apartment for threatening girlfriend with knife falls to death from...

A man who threatened his girlfriend with a knife early Sunday fell to his death after losing his footing on the fire escape as he tried to climb back...

Alabama’s Doug Jones received Schneiderman help

The following is an expanded version of the second item from my "Albany Insider" column from Monday's editions: U.S. Senator-elect Doug Jones, the Democrat who scored a major upset victory...

Women, 92, knocked to the ground by Bronx purse-snatcher

A cruel purse-snatcher shoved a 92-year-old woman to the ground during a robbery outside a Bronx church Sunday morning, police said. The mugger approached the woman from behind at about...