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Stories with place: Staten Island
  • Estate of woman struck in Staten Island accident files suit 
    Updated: Aug-03-15 7:22 am

    STATEN ISLAND, New York - The estate of a 77-year-old woman fatally struck near the entrance ramp to the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge on Staten Island has filed a lawsuit.

  • Court nixes release of New York chokehold death testimony 
    Updated: Jul-29-15 11:07 pm

    NEW YORK - The public can't see the testimony a grand jury weighed before declining to indict a white police officer in the chokehold death of an unarmed black man, an appeals court said Wednesday, citing longstanding reasons for grand jury confidentiality.

  • Police: Crash kills 19-year-old woman on Staten Island 
    Updated: Jul-27-15 5:35 am

    NEW YORK - Police say one woman is dead and two others are hospitalized after the car they were in hit a pole on Staten Island.

  • Photo of guns, possibly paintball, spurs brief alert in NY story has photos
    Updated: Jul-17-15 6:32 pm

    NEW YORK - Police were alerted and a Coast Guard station was locked down briefly after a photo surfaced of people carrying what appeared to be assault rifles near a bridge. But authorities later said there appeared to be no threat and the weapons may have been paintball guns.

  • Officer hurt in deadly wrong-way crash plans to sue city 
    Updated: Jul-15-15 3:07 pm

    LINDEN, New Jersey - A New Jersey police officer who survived a wrong-way crash that killed two other people in March is planning to sue his city over its handling of an earlier drunk-driving case against the officer who was allegedly intoxicated at the time of the crash.