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New York Post › Incident › 12 hours ago
A sixth person has died following the massive volcanic eruption on New Zealand’s White Island this week — and authorities say that eight more, including at least one American, are missing and presumed dead, according to a new report. The newest...
New York Post › Incident › 18 hours ago
New Zealand authorities have launched a criminal investigation into at least five deaths during Monday’s volcanic eruption on White Island.
New York Post › Incident › 1 day ago
Dramatic footage of New Zealand's White Island volcano eruption that claimed at least one life shows a towering plume of smoke and ash seemingly blocking out the roughly 1.25-square-mile island.
New York Post › Incident › 1 day ago
It’s still unclear why the man — who did not know the boy — may have wanted to hurt him.
New York Post › Incident › 2 days ago
Emmy award-winning news anchor Denise D’Ascenzo died suddenly Saturday at her Connecticut home, her employer said. D’Ascenzo, 61, was a journalist for television outlet WFSB-TV, which she joined in 1986 and “through the years has been a steady...
New York Post › Incident › 2 days ago
Two intoxicated women fell onto the tracks at a Brooklyn subway station and were struck by a departing northbound A train early Sunday morning, resulting in one of their deaths, police sources and witnesses said. One woman, 23, was declared dead at the...
New York Post › Incident › 3 days ago
The actor took home a Tony for his stage work in "Angels in America: Millennium Approaches."
Newsweek › Lifestyle › 3 days ago
Ron Leibman, best known for playing Rachel Green's father on the NBC sitcom "Friends", has passed away at the age of 82. Here are five of his best roles.
New York Post › Incident › 4 days ago
Her son Zachariah died by suicide in 2017 and Sammy died from sickle cell anemia complications in 2012.
New York Post › Incident › 5 days ago
Two adults and two children were found dead in a Westchester home on Thursday in a suspected murder-suicide, police and reports said. The bodies were discovered around 1:50 p.m. at the home on Romer Avenue in tony Pleasantville by cops responding to a...
New York Post › Incident › 5 days ago
Cops arrested and charged a dump truck driver in a fatal hit-and-run in the Bronx, police said Thursday. Miguel Hernandez, 32, was driving a 2013 Peterbilt on the Cross Bronx Expressway at around 2:30 a.m. on Aug. 29 when he fatally hit 21-year-old...
New York Post › Incident › 5 days ago
A 39-year-old Texas dad died from the injuries he suffered when he fell in a “freak accident” hanging up Christmas lights, according to reports. Felipe Gallegos, who owns a window-washing business, was decorating a client’s home with his wife and...
New York Post › Incident › 5 days ago
The Connecticut banker charged in the death of an Anguilla hotel worker is now being sued by the man’s family. The estate of Kenny Mitchel filed a complaint against Scott Hapgood in Connecticut federal court on Wednesday for intentional battery and...
New York Post › Incident › 5 days ago
A Colorado mom was sentenced this week in connection to the death of her toddler, who inadvertently killed himself with her pink pistol — which he believed was a water gun. Melissa Michelle Adamson, a 33-year-old recovering addict, was ordered Monday...
New York Post › Sports › 1 week ago
Former NFL running back George Atkinson III has died at the age of 27 — a year after the suicide of his twin brother on Christmas Day, according to reports. A cause of death for Atkinson – who was most recently cut by the New York Jets in 2018...
New York Post › Incident › 1 week ago
A Los Angeles hiker made a gruesome discovery on a trail when they stumbled upon a decapitated head, officials said. The hiker was walking their dog around 9 a.m. Monday in Griffith Park and came across the head, news station KCAL reported. The victim...
New York Post › Incident › 1 week ago
MIAMI — After Richard Branson announced his Virgin Group would partner with Brightline, Florida’s new higher-speed passenger rail service, a train whisked the British billionaire, VIPs and journalists from Miami to West Palm Beach in just over an...
New York Post › Incident › 1 week ago
A US Customs and Border Protection officer was arrested for allegedly gunning down his wife, who also worked for the agency, in their Texas home on Thanksgiving. Police responded to a call about “multiple gunshots” Thursday and found Dudley Bernard...
New York Post › Incident › 1 week ago
Irving Burgie, the Brooklyn-born composer of the Calypso classic “Day-O (The Banana Boat Song),” has died. He was 92. Burgie’s death was announced by Barbados Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley who called for a moment of silence for the man who also...
New York Post › Incident › 1 week ago
TUNIS, Tunisia — A bus plummeted off a hill in Tunisia on Sunday morning, killing 24 passengers who were on an excursion in the country’s north, government officials said. The regional bus, which was carrying 43 people and belonged to a private...
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