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Paramus school board adopts new bus safety policies in wake of fatal crash
Peter Caminiti, who survived Paramus school bus crash, addresses school board on Mon., June 18, 2018, thanking them for listening to his concerns.Melanie Anzidei, Staff Writer, @melanieanzidei
Smoking Pot In NYC Will Still Get Some Arrested Under New Policy
NEW YORK, NY — The NYPD plans to go easier on New Yorkers caught smoking marijuana in public, but lighting up will still get certain people cuffed, city officials said Tuesday.
Long-delayed medical marijuana dispensary finally opens in N.J.'s most populated region
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NYC Weather Forecast: More Sweltering Heat As Storms Loom
NEW YORK, NY — New York City will see more unusually hot temperatures Tuesday as thunderstorms loom later in the week, the latestNational Weather Service forecastshows. Tuesday will be slightly cooler and less humid than Monday, but still much warmer than normal with an expected high near 88 degrees
Man dies in Yonkers personal watercraft accident
The 31-year-old man, whose name has not yet been released by police, was with a 23-year-old Bronx woman on a personal watercraft in the Hudson River when they ended up in the water near JFK Marina around 6:30 p.m., Detective Sgt. Dean Politopoulos said.
Man dies after kayak capsizes in storm
Dustin N. Groat of Jordanville had been kayaking with a friend in separate boats from the lake boat launch to Deowongo Island when a storm approached. The teenagers began to paddle back from the island to the boat launch but Groat's kayak capsized. The other teen was unable to locate Groat, who was
Two flee on bike after stabbing, cops say
Angelo Jimenez-Vargas is charged with aggravated assault, unlawful possession of a weapon, and conspiracy in connection to the June 8 incident, according to a criminal complaint.
De Blasio, NYPD Expected To Make Marijuana Enforcement Announcement
“The goals are to reduce unnecessary arrests, which is something we’ve been doing overall — 100,000 fewer arrests overall in 2017 than 2013, crime going down consistently in that time frame. We want to build on that,” de Blasio said on NY1.
Croatian man gets 25 to life for murdering scholar friend
A Queens man was sentenced Monday to 25 years to life in prison for murdering a pal from his home country of Croatia who he’d lured to the US with the promise of a job and home.Alexander Bonich, 53, was convicted last month by a Queens jury forshooting William Klinger, 42, a Croatian historianwho ha
Tekashi 6ix9ine Being Investigated For Chief Keef Shooting In NYC - Urban Islandz - Street Stalkin
As you are aware, Tekashi69 and Chief Keef are beefing and over the past few weeks things have been getting pretty intense and even started involving kids and baby mamas. Earlier this month, Keef was shot at in New York City within hours him arriving in the Big Apple. The shooting was believed to be
Reports of people trapped after 2 buildings collapse in Poughkeepsie
A search-and-rescue operation is underway in Poughkeepsie Monday after a building collapsed onto another.Authorities say a seven-story building partially collapsed on Academy and Cannon streets.The building fell onto a three-story building, which caused that structure to collapse.There are reports o
11 charged with stealing food debit cards from disabled
The defendants are identified as Candace Collins, Alexander Coymen, Takemma Dukes, Marla Hayes, Ebony Hicks, Alejandro Khoury, James Newkirk, Sasha Quintanilla, Vipul Shah, Stacia Smith and Vanessa Wilson. Prosecutors said more people could be charged as the investigation is ongoing.
Exclusive: Man says receipt told cook to spit in cheeseburger
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NY’s top health official wants to legalize marijuana
“We looked at the pros. We looked at the cons and when we were done, we realized that the pros outweighed the cons and the report recommends that a regulated, legal marijuana program be available to adults in the state of New York,” Health Commissioner Howard Zucker said at an event in Brooklyn.
Fort Lee Man Sexually Assaulted Girl Several Times: Prosecutor
FORT LEE, NJ — A borough man was charged with sexual assault after authorities received information he touched a girl on her private areas on several occasions, authorities said.
Westchester teen, 15, killed in ATV crash
SOMERS, N.Y. — A 15-year-old was killed in an ATV crash in Westchester Friday morning, New York State Police said.
Woman accused of trying to burn security guard’s face in hair spray attack
Authorities say Charae Morgan, 27, triggered the security alarm at Hot Point Clothing Boutique along East Fordham Road in Fordham Manor on Apr. 28.
Man hits on woman, gets hit by car
The victim, 24, was heading back across the street when a man in a Jeep SUV with New Jersey plates rammed into him, sources said. The victim was in serious but stable condition at Bellevue Hospital.
Sixth NYC Taxi Driver In Recent Months Found Dead Of Apparent Suicide
The union that represents the city’s taxi drivers says Saleh was working 12-hour shifts, struggling financially, and couldn’t pay his rent.
Police: Man struck by car after woman rejects romantic advances
Police say the 24-year-old man had crossed 10th Avenue to talk to a woman. When she wasn't interested, he turned around, stepped to the street and got struck by a passing driver.