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Man gets 16 years for killing innocent bystander during shootout

JERSEY CITY - A 21-year-old Jersey City who accidentally shot an innocent bystander in the back of the head during a shootout was sentenced to 16 years in prison today. James Wheeler pleaded guilty to the aggravated manslaughter of Larry Darnell Freeman, 50, who was shot on Sackett Street between A

NJ.COM - 2018-03-23 20:00:34

Giants trade Jason Pierre-Paul, 2018 fourth-round pick to Buccaneers for 2018 third-round pick, fourth-round pick  

Giants trade DE Jason Pierre-Paul to Buccaneers The Giants have traded Jason Pierre-Paul to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The Daily News has confirmed that new Giants GM Dave Gettleman shipped JPP and the Giants' 2018 fourth-round pick (102nd overall, second of fourth round) to the Bucs in a major Thu

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-22 14:28:27

Fatal accident on Grand Central Parkway prompts road closures

QUEENS - A fatal accident on the Grand Central Parkway Friday morning prompted road closures and increased traffic. Around 4:10 a.m., authorities were called about an accident on the eastbound Grand Central Parkway at Northern Boulevard. Investigation revealed that a woman died after the vehicle col

PIX11.COM - 2018-03-23 10:50:10

Hackensack resident accused of threatening to murder police officers

A Hackensack resident has was arrested Thursday after he allegedly called at least 19 police departments, stating that officers in the town would be murdered. Angel Sariol, 45, is accused of making terroristic threats and causing false public alarm, said Acting Bergen County Prosecutor Dennis Calo i

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2018-03-23 17:13:29

Correction officer arrested in connection with shooting death of woman in the Bronx

A correction officer has been arrested in connection with the shooting death of woman in the Bronx. Alain Samba, 42, faces a criminally negligent homicide charge. Police say around 10:30 p.m. Wednesday, the off-duty officer called 911 after he allegedly shot 35-year-old Marie Faye. The victim, who i

NY1 - 2018-03-23 08:24:00

Driver charged in double fatal crash in Jersey City was drunk, authorities says

A man facing two counts of death by auto was drunk and driving recklessly when he caused the Jersey City crash that claimed the lives of two Union City residents last month, authorities said yesterday. Alex Torres, 32, of Union City, was driving with a suspended license on Feb. 11 at the time of the

NJ.COM - 2018-03-23 07:02:00

Firefighter, 37, dies battling massive blaze on set of new movie starring Bruce Willis after a fire broke out in basement of New York building where stars were filming

New York firefighter Michael Davidson, 37, died after battling a blaze on a film set in Harlem, ManhattanThe fire broke out in the basement of a house used for Bruce Willis' new film Motherless BrooklynBlaze was reportedly spotted by film's star and director Edward Norton while crew were filming ins

THIS IS MONEY - 2018-03-23 08:13:09

Hookers steal $96G in settlement cash from man's Queens motel room

Here's one date that didn't have a happy ending. A man who hired three prostitutes to celebrate a $96,000 payday from a legal settlement was robbed in a Queens motel, cops said Thursday. The 30-year-old victim met up with one of the women at the Van Cortlandt Motel on Broadway in Woodside Sunday

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-23 04:43:54

Brockton, in concert: NYC composer writes musical work about city

The Brockton High School Advanced Concert Band will perform a three-movement musical piece commissioned by award-winning New York-based pianist, producer and composer Randy Klein that will tell the story of Brockton's history and look toward its future during the annual Spring Concert April 4. BROCK

ENTERPRISE - 2018-03-22 20:07:38

Driver with suspended license charged in double-fatal crash

JERSEY CITY -- A 32-year-old man has been charged with two counts of death by auto for a crash that killed two Union City residents on Tonnelle Avenue last month, authorities said. Alex Torres, of Union City, was driving with a suspended license on Feb. 11 when he killed Mario Guevara, 25, and Heat

NJ.COM - 2018-03-22 15:03:47

City airport workers' minimum wage raised to $19 per hour

The Port Authority will raise the wages of more than 40,000 workers at all three New York City-area airports - boosting the minimum to $19 an hour by 2023, agency officials voted on Thursday. The employees, including cleaners, wheelchair attendants, baggage handlers, security, and others, will get a

NEW YORK POST - 2018-03-22 19:30:28

6 Comedy Shows to Catch in NYC This Weekend

'ASSSSCAT 3000' at Upright Citizens Brigade Theater Hell's Kitchen (March 25, 7:30 and 9:30 p.m.). This highly popular weekly show, now at its new location, features a rotating cast of veteran U.C.B. performers as well as special guests from TV and movies who deliver monologues that inspire the ensu

NEW YORK TIMES - 2018-03-22 21:00:08

How Jason Pierre-Paul trade benefits Giants teammates Odell Beckham Jr., Landon Collins

The salary cap relief the Giants gained by trading Jason Pierre-Paul won't be felt until 2019 and 2020. And that's just when the Giants need it. Two of the team's brightest young stars -- Pro Bowlers wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. and safety Landon Collins -- are scheduled to hit free agency after

NJ.COM - 2018-03-22 18:42:20

#BREAKING NYC Firefighter killed in Harlem fire

A firefighter died while battling a five alarm fire in Harlem late last night. The fire broke out in the basement of a building on St. Nicholas Avenue just before 11 p.m. As flames spread, a firefighter became trapped. He was rushed to Harlem Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. Three other firef

ABC7NY.COM - 2018-03-23 06:28:02

Long Island Woman Dies While Shoveling Snow, Marking 4th Death Linked to Latest Nor'easter

Some parts of New York saw more than 16 inches of snow -- Patchogue had 20.1 On Long Island the storm was responsible for one death, and multiple car crashes. Pei-Sze Cheng reports. (Published Wednesday, March 21, 2018) Four deaths have been blamed on the so-called four'easter, including one of a Lo

NBC NEW YORK - 2018-03-22 15:02:41

Hackensack homeless man arrested on charges he stole chargers, clothes

North Jersey digs out from the "four easter." a complicated future for drug sniffing dogs and remembering Dr. Martin Luther King's last visit to New Jersey - all in "7 things to know in New Jersey today." John C. Ensslin Police in Hackensack arrested a homeless man Tuesday on charges he allegedly s

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2018-03-22 13:51:52

Homeless man, 19, cuffed for fatal attack on Bronx father of three 

Cops caught a 19-year-old homeless man they say killed a Bronx father of three when the teen and another man jumped the victim and smashed his head against the sidewalk, police said Wednesday. Ceasar Johnson was arrested Monday and charged with the murder of Philip Roseburgh, 35, a single dad who


Newark Gets $103K Rebate From PVSC (Here's Why)

NEWARK, NJ - Newark was among several New Jersey towns that received thousands of dollars in rebates from the Passaic Valley Sewerage Commission's Municipal Rebate Incentive Program. According to the Passaic Valley Sewerage Commission (PVSC), here's why Newark got its $103,741 payday:"All constructi


Nor'easter transit: bus, subway, train and flight updates as storm slams NY, NJ Wednesday

NEW YORK - The area's fourth nor'easter this month threatens to dump more than a foot of snow in the region, cause dangerous driving conditions and disrupt the commute throughout Wednesday. In NYC, up to a foot of snow is possible, although 4 to 8 inches is more likely as highs will climb past the f


NYC Nor'easter: Latest Storm Expected To Be Worst Of Winter

NEW YORK, NY - Latest forecasts predict the fourth winter storm in just three weeks could be the worst of the season, with up to 18 inches of snow now expected and wind gusts with the potential to bring tree limbs crashing to the ground. The National Weather Forecast overnight increased the amount o