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Armed men rob New Jersey scrapyard, tie up employees, steal $250K and shoot at police during getaway: cops

Five heavily armed men robbed a New Jersey scrapyard of more than $250,000 in car parts and cash, then sprayed cops with a hail of bullets as they tried to escape the brazen broad daylight crime. Four of the suspects were captured while a fifth carjacked an innocent bystander and escaped, cops told WCBS.

White House refuses answer to Bieber deportation petition

The White House is refusing to answer an online petition seeking to have Justin Bieber deported, claiming the imploding pop star is a “terrible influence on our nation’s youth.”

Lovable Central Park horse Tyson doesn’t pack a punch

Twelve-year-old Tyson bears the name of a famous boxer, but all who know him in Central Park say he’s a lover, not a fighter. The black beauty with a white blaze on his face hails from Mackinac Isle, Mich., a state park where transportation is limited to horse buggies and bikes.

Upper East Side man arrested for child pornography

An Upper East Side sicko was caught with thousands of sickening images of child porn on his personal computer, authorities said Friday. Stephen P. Brown, 62, himself took over a dozen of pictures of a 10-year-old boy, prosecutors sa...

Driver slams into school bus, burying sedan underneath

Shocking photos taken at the scene of the Friday morning crash show what's left of a silver two-door Toyota sedan while almost entirely crumbled beneath the Poudre School District bus.

U.S. further delays final decision on Keystone XL pipeline

The Obama administration further delayed its decision on the controversial Keystone XL pipeline project on Friday, with no conclusion now likely until after the U.S. mid-term elections in November.

Pro-Russian gunmen ignore deal on Ukraine

The masked pro-Russian gunmen who have seized government buildings in more than 10 eastern Ukrainian cities said Friday they would not end their occupation.

Ukraine's anti-Semitism media war

Kirchick: In the struggle over Ukraine, it's not just territory that's at stake, but the allegiance of the country's Jews.

Look into sky-high electric bills, Schumer says

City residents would like to know why their electric bills shot up so drastically this winter, and now one of the state’s top lawmakers does, too.

Alabama boy caught carrying loaded handgun at school

The 7-year-old boy was allegedly showing off the firearm to another student at Center Point Elementary when a teacher caught sight of the potentially deadly weapon and was able to disarm him, WBRC reported.

Mets trade Ike Davis to Pirates

The Mets dealt Ike Davis to the Pittsburgh Pirates on Friday evening before their game with the Braves at Citi Field, sources told the Daily News. Lucas Duda prevailed over Davis in competition for the starting first baseman's job.

NYPD makes arrest in stray bullet shooting in Brooklyn

Police have arrested a 21-year-old suspect who they say is the gunman responsible for opening fire on a busy Brooklyn street and hitting an innocent 13-year-old boy in the eye with an errant round.

N.J. woman’s ‘8THEIST’ vanity license plate request rejected: suit

A New Jersey atheist sued the state after her application for a vanity plate reading “8THEIST” was denied. The suit, filed Thursday by Shannon Morgan, of Leesburg, claims her online application was rejected on the grounds “that the message ‘may carry connotations offensive to good taste and decency.’”

Child Makes Alarming Discovery in Plastic Egg From Easter Hunt ?

Post by Michele Zipp. Easter egg hunts are an exciting part of this month -- many schools, churches, and communities host them, bringing families together for some fun. But one Easter egg hunt in Michigan turned out a little sinister.  At...Show More Summary

‘Pizza cake’ could be available in Canada

A Canadian restaurant chain called Boston Pizza is running a contest to determine the next “Pizza Game Change,” and one of the options is a six-layer cake made entirely of — you guessed it — pizza.

Inwood photog ready for residency in Mexico

An Inwood photographer has the support and — more importantly — the money he needs to follow his dreams and embark on a month-long residency in Mexico.

Shot-blocker Obekpa to return to St. John's

In a change of mind that took about two weeks, Chris Obekpa has decided not to transfer from St. John’s. Obekpa led the Big East in blocked shots the last two seasons. On April 3, St.

Potty-mouth perp targets second Hispanic congressional candidate

Bronx activist Yolanda Garcia appears to have ruffled a few feathers since she became the second Hispanic candidate in the running to unseat Rep. Charles Rangel.

Parents of Baby Who Can't Open His Mouth Go to Unusual Source for Help

Post by Suzee Skwiot. How many times have we heard, "Don't go on the Internet for medical advice!" The best and most surefire way to get your burning questions answered is just to go straight to a doctor. Skip the online hassle and the pesky writers who are willing to shell out advice and go right to the professionals. Show More Summary

Wu-Tang rapper was high on PCP when he sliced off penis: report

Andre Johnson reportedly used a serrated steak knife to tear off his genitalia, one piece at a time, before leaping outside onto a North Hollywood balcony just before 1 a.m. Wednesday.

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