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Gunman in deadly Short Hills mall carjacking gets 30 years in plea deal

A judge in Newark Thursday sentenced the admitted killer of Dustin Friedland to 30 years in state prison for felony murder, bringing a close to one of Essex County's highest profile criminal cases in recent memory. Hanif Thompson's two remaining co-defendants in the 2013 fatal carjacking at The Mal

NJ.COM - 2018-01-18 17:32:42

Harsh words from union head as Indian Point strike deadline moved to midnight Thursday

With a midnight strike deadline looming, the head of a union representing hundreds of Indian Point workers on Thursday accused the nuclear power plant's owners of angling for a lockout. James T. Slevin, the president of the Utility Workers Union of America Local 1-2, said that if his members strike,

LOHUD.COM - 2018-01-18 18:19:27

State correction officer suspended for beating inmate locked up for killing two NYPD cops in 1971

A correction officer at the Great Meadow Correctional Facility in Comstock, N.Y. allegedly pummeled an inmate convicted of killing two NYPD cops.(John Carl D'Annibale/Times Union) A state corrections officer has been suspended for beating a 70-year-old cop killer who's been behind bars for more tha

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-18 10:00:00

Feds: Drug crew sold, stashed heroin and fentanyl on Staten Island - even after member OD'd

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Several members of an alleged Albanian drug gang peddled heroin and fentanyl stamped with "Pray for death" throughout the area, including on the borough, federal authorities allege. Medin (Dino) Kosic, 30, of West Brighton, was the alleged crew leader who obtained the narcotic

SILIVE.COM - 2018-01-17 21:26:58

Woman caught on surveillance video stealing tip jar from Staten Island restaurant

A woman was captured on surveillance video stealing a tip jar from a restaurant on Staten Island on Tuesday afternoon. The incident took place inside Hawaii Poke Bowl on Richmond Avenue in the Bulls Head section. According to a manager, the woman placed an order and while she was waiting for her foo

ABC7NY.COM - 2018-01-18 01:18:30

Jamie Lee's 'Crashing' role reminds her of 'harrowing' stand-up journey

"Crashing" actress Jamie Lee appears as the HBO series' new female stand-up lead in season 2. (Credit: HBO / Peter Kramer ) Pete Holmes is still in need of his own personal stand-up mentor in the second season of Judd Apatow's "Crashing," only this time around, he's learning the ropes from female c

AMNY.COM - 2018-01-18 19:08:00

Drunken driver who killed Staten Island woman in chain-reaction crash apologizes to her family before sentencing  

A drunken driver who killed a mother of four on the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway apologized to her family before he was sentenced to up to 15 years behind bars. "This tragedy has changed the lives of lot of people," a remorseful Vladimir Menin, 44, said Wednesday inside a Brooklyn courtroom packed w

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-17 20:23:24

Snowfall totals: Storm hits tri-state ahead of warm-up

NEW YORK - Snow blanketed parts of the tri-state area Wednesday, before it's expected to taper off and make way for a warm-up this weekend. A mix of rain and snow fell in NYC Wednesday, with heavier snowfall occurring inland. Snowfall totals as of 9 a.m., according to the National Weather Service, w

PIX11.COM - 2018-01-17 15:32:34

Rockford woman killed, Marengo man hurt in McHenry County crash

A Rockford woman has died and a Marengo man is hurt after a two-car crash in the unincorporated town of Union in McHenry County Wednesday night. According to the McHenry County Sheriff's Office, a 2005 Honda Civic driven by a 27-year-old Rockford woman was going westbound on Route 176 around 9:30 p.

13 WREX-TV - 2018-01-18 20:21:00

2 men fatally shot in the West Woodlawn Neighborhood

CHICAGO -- Breaking news this morning, Chicago just saw its first fatal shooting in a week. It happened overnight in the WestWoodlawnn Neighborhood. Nancy loo is at 67th and Evans with details. Filed in:News CHICAGO -- Breaking news this morning, Chicago just saw its first fatal shooting in a week.

WGNTV.COM - 2018-01-18 11:16:22

Man Charged With Armed Robbery In Elgin

CHICAGO (CBS) - A 26-year-old man was charged with robbing another person at gunpoint Sunday morning in northwest suburban Elgin. Officers responded at 11:43 a.m. to a call of an armed robbery in the 700 block of Terrace Court, police said. Cecil R. Palmer, of Elgin, had struck the other person with

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-18 06:27:43

Police: 2 men shot to death in West Woodlawn

CHICAGO (SUN TIMES MEDIA WIRE) - Two men were shot to death early Thursday in the West Woodlawn neighborhood on the South Side, police said. The men, ages 27 and 36, were sitting in a vehicle about 2:50 a.m. in the 6600 block of South Evans when someone walked up and opened fire, according to Chicag

FOX32CHICAGO.COM - 2018-01-18 13:46:00

Man charged with armed robbery, attempted carjacking in East Garfield Park

A 19-year-old man was charged in connection with an armed robbery and attempted carjacking Monday night in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side. Jesse Davis was the passenger of a ride-sharing vehicle about 9 p.m. Monday in the 600 block of North Albany when he displayed a handgun an

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES - 2018-01-18 00:34:00

Chicago trader charged with killing longtime friend, leaving body on South Side

SUN-TIMES MEDIA WIRE - A trader at the Chicago Board of Trade has been charged with shooting his longtime friend and leaving his body in the South Side Washington Park neighborhood last summer. Izat Morrar's body was found about 3:50 p.m. on July 20, 2017 in an alley in the 5300 block of South Calum

FOX32CHICAGO.COM - 2018-01-18 01:44:00

Police: Officer struck by driver of stolen vehicle on Northwest Side

An officer was punched by someone during a traffic stop Wednesday afternoon on the Northwest Side. The incident happened about 5:30 p.m. when the officer was trying to stop a vehicle that had been reported stolen in the 3400 block of North Harlem, according to Chicago Police. The driver of the vehic

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES - 2018-01-18 02:20:00

Chinese Restaurant Robbed At Gunpoint (Video)

CHICAGO, IL - The South China Kitchen II restaurant near 79th and Western on Chicago's South Side was robbed at gunpoint earlier this month and police have release a surveillance video that clearly shows the suspects in the robbery. The Chicago Police Department posted the video of the Jan. 5 incide

PATCH - 2018-01-18 01:14:59

FBI: Man accused of obstructing terror probe had child porn

STERLING, Va. (AP) - Court documents say a Virginia man charged with obstructing a terrorism investigation had child pornography on a smartphone. The Washington Post reports a search warrant executed last week says federal agents who searched 21-year-old Sean Andrew Duncan's electronic devices for

RADIO EGYPT - 2018-01-18 14:50:26

Trump: 'Worst thing' about shutdown would be effect on military

WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 5: U.S. President Donald Trump speaks as White House chief of staff John Kelly at a briefing with senior military leaders in the Cabinet Room of the White House October 5, 2017 in Washington, D.C. Mattis said this week that the U.S. and allies are "holding the line" against

KTTS - 2018-01-18 17:15:17

Free Concert: Jackson Caesar--Black History is American History!

Join us for a performance by vocalist Jackson Caesar celebrating musical genres & styles of African American Culture. After the concert, stick around for a Q&A with Jackson Caesar on the music, styles, genres and the global impacts as a result of African American culture. Saturday 1/20 2:00 p.m. Gai

PATCH - 2018-01-17 20:53:14

Trump's Tweet Disrupts Government Shutdown Fight

WASHINGTON, DC - Ahead of a tight deadline to pass a bill preventing a government shutdown and keeping federal programs operating after Friday night, President Trump threw his party's negotiating strategy into doubt Thursday morning when he tweeted that the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP)

PATCH - 2018-01-18 16:13:45