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SEE IT: Florida students protest against gun violence

Dozens of Florida students protested against gun violence and the National Rifle Association early Friday, just miles from where 17 people were gunned down at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School two days before. In addition to the NRA, students at ...

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Father who opened home to Fla. gunman grapples with mass shooting

The father who took in the Florida school shooter after his mother died says he’s struggling to cope with the mass killing. “We are going through a lot,” James Snead said outside his home Friday. “We are hurting right now.” ...

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Nikolas Cruz told freshman ‘get out of here’ before opening fire

Before the first shots were fired, before the false fire alarm was pulled, freshman Chris McKenna came face-to-face with a killer on a second floor hallway at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. McKenna, 15, was on his way to use ...

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Transgender woman breastfeeds baby in first documented case

A 30-year-old transgender woman is able to breastfeed her child in what is the first documented case of induced lactation in a transgender woman. The woman, who was born male, approached doctors in hopes of becoming her infant’s primary food ...

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Ex-teacher, twin brother had students break down bomb materials

A former schoolteacher paid several students to remove explosives from fireworks — and amassed bomb-making materials in his Bronx home, the feds alleged Thursday. Christian Toro resigned from his job at a Harlem school in early December after a student ...

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Fla. school gunman Nikolas Cruz faces premeditated murder charges

Teen gunman Nikolas Cruz was charged Thursday with 17 counts of premeditated murder — one for each of the people he’s accused of fatally shooting at his former high school. Cruz, 19, was arrested in Parkland, Fla., on Wednesday near ...

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These are the victims of the Florida high school shooting

A hero teacher, a fearless football coach and teenagers only just starting high school were among the 17 dead after a gunman opened fire on students and staff at a Florida high school. The identities of those killed in the ...

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NYC man sentenced to 4 years for running cross-country drug ring

A federal judge on Wednesday sentenced a Bronx drug trafficker to more than four years in prison for running heroin cross-country, officials said. Judge Peter Sheridan slapped Dany Francisco-Valerio, 44, with the sentence in federal court in New Jersey. Francisco-Valerio ...

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Fla. high school gunman joked about carrying out school shooting

The signs were there. The gunman who stormed into his old high school in Florida and murdered at least 17 people Wednesday was a “troubled kid” who used to joke about shooting up the school, according to one of his ...

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Ex-Sen. D'Amato’s wife: he's a hot head who screams at his kids

Former Sen. Al D’Amato is hard of hearing and gets angry at his children without provocation, his estranged wife told the Daily News Wednesday at an emotional divorce hearing. Katuria D’Amato, 50, is disputing her 80-year-old husband’s claim that their ...

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