Word on the Street: Subway sleeping ban

San Francisco officials are cracking down on people sleeping in their train stations and subways. The MTA and NYPD police say that sleeping on the subway is not prohibited, but taking up or obstructing more than one seat is not allowed. SOURCE: Top … [Read entire story]

US: No link to Russian gov’t in plane downing

Senior U.S. intelligence officials said Tuesday that Russia was responsible for "creating the conditions" that led to the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, but they offered no evidence of direct Russian government involvement. SOURCE: … [Read entire story]

Loved ones head online amid Middle East unrest

Residents with loved ones in the Middle East are taking to the Internet for updates on friends and relatives amid the unrest there. It has been more than two weeks since the start of the latest fighting in the Middle East. Casualties are rising on … [Read entire story]

Police: Girl drowns off Coney Island

A 10-year-old girl drowned in the waters off Coney Island Tuesday night. Police say two girls were found in the water near Stillwell Avenue and Boardwalk West. News 12 was told that a civilian was able to get them out of the water. SOURCE: Top … [Read entire story]