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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

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

1 dead after fatal Newark crash during nor'easter

NEWARK, NJ - A man was killed in a collision in Newark Wednesday, officials said. Nafis Majette, 32, was a passenger in a car that was struck by a stolen vehicle, Newark's public safety director said. Two men in a stolen Audi slammed into the car Majette was in around 2 p.m. A parked snow plow was h

PIX11.COM - 2018-03-22 01:07:56

Cranford Public Schools to Open on Friday, April 6 due to Recent Snow Storm

Cranford Public School will open on Friday, April 6, for what was previously the last day of spring break.Credits: Leah Scalzadonna CRANFORD, NJ - Cranford Public Schools will be open on Friday, April 6 as a result of the recent snow storm. Michele Cammarata, executive assistant to the superintenden

TAPINTO.NET - 2018-03-22 19:00:00

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

Man Killed in NJ Crash Involving Stolen Car, Snow Plow: Police

Police say a stolen vehicle in New Jersey slammed into another car during March's fourth nor'easter to clobber the tri-state, killing one person. Cops say 32-year-old Nafis Majette was riding as a passenger when the driver of a stolen vehicle hit his car head-on Wednesday afternoon in Newark. A park

NBC NEW YORK - 2018-03-22 03:33:38

Man killed in head-on crash with stolen vehicle: cops

NEWARK, N.J. - Police say a stolen vehicle slammed into another car during the latest winter storm in New Jersey, killing one person. Police say 32-year-old Nafis Majette was riding as a passenger when the driver of a stolen vehicle hit his car head-on Wednesday afternoon in Newark. A parked snow pl

NEW YORK POST - 2018-03-22 03:48:33

Summit Schools Have Delayed Opening Thursday

SUMMIT, NJ - The Summit Public Schools will have a delayed opening on Thursday, due to snow cleanup. Click here for the delayed opening schedule. (Image via Shutterstock) Have a news tip? Email alexis.tarrazi@patch.com. Get Patch breaking news alerts sent right to your phone with our new app. Downlo

PATCH - 2018-03-22 12:20:49

Authorities in New Jersey Seek Help Identifying Body Found in Lake

Authorities are seeking help from the public in identifying a woman whose body was found floating in a New Jersey lake. Two joggers noticed the body in Newark's Weequahic Park on March 3. The Essex County Prosecutor's Office says the woman is between five feet and five feet, five inches tall and wei


Woman charged with slapping cop, threatening to kill him: complaint

JERSEY CITY -- An apparently intoxicated Union City woman has been charged with smacking a police officer in the face and threatening to kill him as he accompanied her to the hospital last week. Yolanda C. Perez, 52, of 37th Street, struck the officer with an open hand, causing a cut on his nose ins


Police Investigating Shooting on Routes 1and 9 in Elizabeth - Reward Being offered for Information

ELIZABETH, NJ - Police say they are still investigating a shooting that took place on a busy stretch of Routes 1 and 9 in Elizabeth sometime between 5:15 and 5:45 a.m. on Saturday morning and offering a reward for information. Authorities say, a 28-year-old Elizabeth man, was in critical condition


First day of spring: Here's how to get free ice cream at Dairy Queen

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Indulge in some free sweet treats on the first day of spring on Tuesday. Dairy Queen locations across the United States will celebrate its fourth annual Free Cone Day on Tuesday. Customers can enjoy a free small vanilla soft serve cone with the signature curl on top. The freeb


Union Man Sentenced to 25 Years for Fatally Stabbing Father

UNION, NJ - The Union man accused of stabbing his father to death and setting the home on fire last May has been sentenced to 25 years in state prison, announced acting Union County Prosecutor Michael A. Monahan on Monday. Jeffrey Adams, 21, must serve at least 85 percent of that term before the pos


Package Explodes At FedEx Facility Near San Antonio, Texas

AUSTIN, Texas (CBSNewYork/AP) - Authorities say a package exploded at a FedEx distribution center in Schertz, Texas, hurting one person. The package exploded shortly after midnight on Tuesday. A FedEx employee apparently suffered a non-life-threatening "percussion-type" injury from the blast. "We ca


Cynthia Nixon officially announces she will challenge Gov. Cuomo in Democratic primary

ALBANY - Actress Cynthia Nixon on Monday made it official - she is challenging Gov. Cuomo in this year's Democratic primary. "I love New York, and today I'm announcing my candidacy for governor," Nixon said on Twitter. The message was accompanied by a more-than-two-minute video. "Something has t