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Peter Martinez's remains were discovered in a five-gallon bucket filled with cement up to his shins.Read the full story ›
Democratic and Republican candidates are preparing for the Big Apple's hugely significant elections.Read the full story ›
Two young sisters died in a flat fire after their home set alight while their mother did the family washing at a nearby launderette.Read the full story ›
A Meryl Streep film set in the 1940s is the latest movie to choose Merseyside as its backdrop as new Liverpool stands in for old New York.Read the full story ›
A man who disrupted a flight by trying to get into the cockpit and yelling "jihad" has been jailed.Read the full story ›
A mum who allegedly dumped her newborn baby in a garbage bag outside the block of flats where she lives has been charged with murder.Read the full story ›
A dog has been found with its paws frozen to the ground in a New York park after being chained to a tree.Read the full story ›
Pictures showing the destruction caused after a large crane collapsed in New York have been shared online by the city's fire department.
The images which show the crane lying across a closed off Manhattan street were released by the FDNY as officials confirmed the shocking accident had killed at least one person and left two others in a serious condition.
The crane collapsed at 40 Worth Street and West Broadway in the Tribeca area of lower Manhattan, but no cause has yet been established.
Stephen Hewett-Brown became trapped in a faulty lift in a Manhattan apartment building.Read the full story ›