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Soldier who saved 4 in Bronx fire celebrated as hero at funeral

The soldier who perished while pulling people out of a roaring blaze was remembered Saturday as a man who lived as he died — a hero. Dozens of mourners packed into Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church in Belmont ...

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Chris Hemsworth stars as real-life hero in war drama '12 Strong'

Chris Hemsworth’s latest movie role is far more heroic than his portrayal of the hammer-wielding warrior Thor. Hemsworth stars in “12 Strong” as Capt. Mitch Nelson, a character based on Green Beret Mark Nutsch — leader of a 12-man U.S. ...

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Man hailed as hero in Vegas massacre has bullet lodged in neck

A 30-year-old man who helped dozens escape harm during the Las Vegas massacre that left 59 dead may have a bullet lodged in his neck for the rest of his life. Jonathan Smith had come from California to attend the ...

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Hero cop shot in the line of duty proposes at Macy’s Parade

Hero cop Officer Andrew Dossi proposed to his girlfriend on Thanksgiving — nearly two years after he was shot in the line of duty. (@NYPDnews) BY John Annese Stephen Rex Brown NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Thursday, November 24, 2016, 5:13 ...

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NYPD cop’s new badge honors retired hero detective

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Thursday, January 28, 2016, 8:24 PM Corey Sipkin/New York Daily News Commissioner Bill Bratton hands certificate to Conor McDonald, who was promoted to detective Thursday. His new detective shield bears the number of a man who ...

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Dave Henderson, ALCS hero for 1986 Red Sox, dead at 57

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Updated: Sunday, December 27, 2015, 5:07 PM REED SAXON/ASSOCIATED PRESS Dave Henderson (l.) and Rich Gedman of the Red Sox cheer after Henderson’s ninth-inning homer gave Boston a one-run lead in game five of the ALCS ...

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‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ trailer shows JLaw back in hero mode

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Friday, December 11, 2015, 10:11 AM An iconic ‘80s villain that makes Gordon Gekko look like Gandhi is ready for his closeup. Fox dropped the first full trailer for “X-Men: Apocalypse,” giving fans a good look ...

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John Oliver says his wife – an Iraq war vet – is his hero

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Wednesday, November 11, 2015, 8:06 PM D Dipasupil/FilmMagic John Oliver says his wife Kate Norley, an Iraq war veteran, is his hero. “Last Week Tonight” host John Oliver tells [email protected] his TV job is nothing compared ...

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FDNY probie Brendan Stackpole follows footsteps of hero dad

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Updated: Saturday, November 7, 2015, 5:33 PM Kathy Kmonicek/Kathy Kmonicek Brendan Stackpole with his graduation plaque from FDNY Commissioner Daniel A. Nigro (l.) and Chief of Department James E. Leonard, during the FDNY firefighter graduation at ...

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SEE IT: Hero trooper performs CPR on Ohio infant

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Updated: Wednesday, November 4, 2015, 6:42 PM Watch as Trooper Matthew Stoffer of the Mansfield Post performs CPR on an unresponsive 1-year-old. He responded to a call that a driver (the child’s father) was driving at ...

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