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  1. accidents
    Software Glitch Causes Lime Scooters to Lock Up Mid-RideNew Zealand officials suspended the company’s license after the scooters’ brakes activated without warning more than 150 times.
  2. Amtrak Points Finger at Freight-Train Firm After Another Deadly CrashExperts say the long-overdue installation of positive train control technology could have prevented the crash, Amtrak’s third in seven weeks.
  3. One Dead After Train Carrying GOP Lawmakers Hits Trash TruckThe train’s passengers were largely unharmed.
  4. 3 Missing After U.S. Navy Plane Crashes Near JapanIt’s the latest accident for the beleaguered Seventh Fleet.
  5. Navy Ends Its Search for Missing Sailors From the U.S.S. McCainIt’s an acknowledgement that the sailors are not expected to be found alive.
  6. Divers Discover Remains of Missing U.S. Sailors As Navy Orders Safety CheckAll ships will have a one-day “operational pause” this week after the U.S.S. John S. McCain collided with an oil tanker.
  7. 42 Injured in Train Crash Outside of PhiladelphiaA high-speed train hit another train parked at the station in Upper Darby.
  8. 10 Sailors Missing After U.S. Navy Destroyer Collides With Oil TankerThe incident comes two months after seven sailors died in a similar collision.
  9. Selfie-Taking Teens Rescued After Falling Through Ice in Central Park PondNo one suffered life-threatening injuries.
  10. 24-Year-Old Dies After Trying to Climb the Four Seasons HotelHe may have been trying to take pictures.
  11. staggering numbers
    There Have Been 38,000 Hit-and-Runs in NYC This YearThe shocking finding has prompted a bill in the City Council that would boost penalties.
  12. terrible things
    Cabbie Hits and Kills 88-Year-Old Woman After Driving for 16 Hours StraightThere’s been an uptick in pedestrian fatalities in the last week.
  13. bad things
    One Dead, One Injured After Midtown Roof Collapses Additional victims are still pinned under the rubble in the West 38th Street building.
  14. petsmart
    Getting Shot by a Dog Is Actually Pretty CommonIt’s impossible to stay mad at them when they give you the sad eyes.
  15. accidents
    Whale-Watching Boat Sinks Near British Columbia, Killing at Least 5The cause of the crash in unclear.
  16. news in 10 headlines
    Fatal ‘Duck Tour’ Accident in SeattleAn amphibious “duck tour” boat collided with a charter bus in Seattle, killing at least four people.
  17. accidents
    Crane Crashes Into Mecca’s Grand Mosque, Leaving at Least 65 DeadAt least 154 people were injured.
  18. accidents
    Construction Worker Dies After Falling Down Elevator Shaft in ManhattanThe accident occurred in Hell’s Kitchen. 
  19. accidents
    Texting Driver Decides His Future Lies Beyond the Yellow Paint RoadEnough yellow paint spilled across a Maryland highway to fill a swimming pool.
  20. scary things
    Crane Crashes Into Midtown High-rise Several injuries have been reported.
  21. accidents
    Derailed Amtrak Train Wasn’t Hit by a BulletBut the FBI hasn’t ruled out the possibility that something else hit the windshield.
  22. accidents
    Something Might Have Hit Amtrak Train Just Before Deadly CrashSeveral people have said that unidentified objects struck other trains in the area on the night of the accident.
  23. accidents
    Could Better Infrastructure Have Prevented the Amtrak Crash?As the investigation into Tuesday’s deadly train wreck continues, the debate over America’s outdated railways is intensifying.
  24. accidents
    Amtrak Train Was Going at Least 100 MPH Before CrashThe speed limit was 50 mph.
  25. Construction Worker Killed After Freak Crane Accident in MidtownIt happened before noon around 44th Street and Second Avenue.
  26. accidents
    Details of Deadly Metro-North Crash Emerge The accident was the deadliest in the commuter rail’s history.
  27. accidents
    TransAsia Jet Clips Bridge, Crashes Into River in TaiwanAt least nine people died in the crash.
  28. accidents
    6 Dead After Metro-North Train Collides With SUVIt’s the deadliest crash in the railroad’s already-troubled history.
  29. accidents
    Jose Canseco Shares Photos of Shooting Injury“Hope I can keep my finger,” he writes.
  30. accidents
    Report: Jose Canseco Shot Off His Finger While Cleaning His GunPossibly his middle finger.
  31. accidents
    Cop Killed in NYPD Van Crash in the BronxEight others were hurt. 
  32. awful things
    Bronx Man May Have Been Killed While ‘Elevator Surfing’Though his girlfriend says he was just trying to get out of a stuck car.
  33. very sad things
    Drunk Man Accidentally Runs Over Friend Who Refused a Ride HomeAwful.
  34. scary and sad things
    Rush-Hour Subway Crash Kills at Least 19 People in Moscow Around 150 more were injured.
  35. accidents
    Drunk, Potentially Amorous Boaters Inadvertently Cause Airport Security ScareThey may have been having a threesome when they crashed into a pier at La Guardia. 
  36. neighborhood news
    At Least 6 People Hurt When Truck Crashes Into Bed-Stuy DeliThe building seems to have gotten the worst of it.
  37. crimes and misdemeanors
    Ex-Cop Charged in Hit-and-Run Death of 13-Year-Old GirlMichael Elardo turned himself in on Monday.
  38. accidents
    Rockefeller Scion Dead in Westchester Plane Crash64-year-old Richard Rockefeller was piloting the aircraft. 
  39. cable news news
    Mercedes-Benz Plows Into CNN Headquarters The driver has been arrested. 
  40. neighborhood news
    Did Someone Set Up a Bicyclist Booby Trap in Prospect Park? For some reason, the NYPD doesn’t want to know.
  41. sad things
    Man Fatally Struck by Amtrak Train in Washington HeightsHe was reportedly walking his bike near the tracks.
  42. crimes and misdemeanors
    Ferry Captain, Crew Members Charged With MurderIf convicted, they could face the death penalty.
  43. accidents
    SUNY Student Dies After Tubing Down Upstate Waterfall21-year-old Brooklyn native Elliott Mullings disappeared on Sunday.
  44. accidents
    Monday’s Dead Whale May Have Caused Sunday’s Cruise-Ship DelayThis is what it’s like when news trends collide.
  45. accidents
    Nine Acrobats Seriously Injured During Rhode Island Circus PerformanceThey fell from at least 25 feet.
  46. stand clear of the closing doors
    Queens Subway Derailment Happened in Area Known for Track Problems But the MTA still doesn’t seem to know what caused the accident.
  47. dumb things
    NYPD Detective Who Shot His Partner Had Been Drinking a LotAs had the other guy.
  48. dumb things
    Drunk NYPD Officer Accidentally Shot His Partner Whoops.
  49. r.i.p.
    Camilla Parker Bowles’s Brother Dead After Fall in New YorkMark Shand was 63.
  50. accidents
    Pedestrian Seriously Injured by NYPD Cruiser on Upper West SideThe car struck the man near Broadway and 78th Street.
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