Woman Sues After Spartan Race Accident Left Her ParalyzedA New Jersey mom of four — paralyzed from the neck down while competing last year in the grueling Spartan Race in CitiField — is suing the organizers of the extreme obstacle course, as well as sponsors Reebok and NBC Sports. Amparo Colon, 40, filed suit in Brooklyn federal court Tuesday.
New Jersey Bagel Shop Creates 'Oreo Overload' BagelOwners of the Bagel Nook, a bagel shop in Freehold, NJ, have made the Oreo Overload: a chocolate and vanilla swirled bagel containing pulverized Oreos and cream cheese.
Police: Man Slammed Into 2 Police Vehicles, Maced Officers In Linden, N.J.Police said suspect rammed his sport-utility vehicle into two department vehicles, and sprayed two officers with a disabling chemical, in Linden, New Jersey Tuesday.
Fleet Week Begins In NYCFleet Week, the annual celebration of the U.S Marine Corps, U.S. Navy and Coast Guard, begins Wednesday with the Parade of Ships up the Hudson River. The ships will then dock around the city and will be open to the public for tours. The events continue through Memorial Day.
Protesters Clash With Police Outside Trump Rally In New MexicoProtests outside a Donald Trump rally in New Mexico turned violent Tuesday night as demonstrators threw burning T-shirts, plastic bottles and other items at police officers, overturned trash cans and knocked down barricades. Police responded by firing pepper spray and smoke grenades into the crowd outside the Albuquerque Convention Center.
NYC Residents React To Vote On Easing Punishments For Public UrinationNew Yorkers react to the City Council's vote Wednesday to decriminalize several minor offenses including public urination.