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EJ Johnson’s Longtime Friend And Reality TV Star Lyric McHenry Found Dead In NYC
The Daily News claims that hours before she was discovered, McHenry posted videos on Instagram while partying at the Frederick Hotel, the SoHo Grand and Dream Downtown in lower Manhattan.
Body found handcuffed to bed with bag over head: cops
A man was found dead in his Brooklyn apartment with a bag over his head — and one of his hands handcuffed to his bed on Tuesday night, police sources told The Post.Devon McCormick, 58, was found by his landlord at about 8:50 p.m. after residents in his Crown Heights building complained of a smell em
Shots fired near set of music video featuring rappers 50 Cent, Tekashi 6ix9ine in Brooklyn: sources
GREENPOINT, Brooklyn — Shots were fired near the filming of a music video in Brooklyn that included rappers Tekashi 6ix9ine and 50 Cent, police sources said Wednesday.
Metro-North asked NJ Transit not to cancel remaining express train
Instead, the train — which only makes stops in Rockland en route to Secaucus Junction and Hoboken Terminal — has been axed three times this month, leading to crowded conditions and a miserable morning commute.
Authorities seeking attacker who fatally stabbed 38-year-old Jersey City woman | Hudson County View
On Sunday, at approximately 4:30 p.m., Jersey City police responded to a report of aninjured female at 391 Forrest St. Upon arrival, responding officers found an unresponsive female victim at that location, Suarez said in a statement.
Man dies after being shot and hit by vehicle in Newark
A 43-year old Irvington man died after he was shot and run over by a vehicle Tuesday night in Newark, the Essex County Prosecutor's Office said Wednesday.Just before 9 p.m., prosecutors say, Rodney O'Neal was shot it the 300 block of Schley Street in the city's South Ward.
Cops seek tips for body found in water near bridge
Police described the victim as a white male, age 35 to 45, with brown hair wearing black Leo Poldo boxer briefs and a black leather bracelet with an iron cross in the middle.
Dirty cop admits to taking bribes, ferrying cocaine for informant
A dirty NYPD cop admitted Tuesday to taking bribes and ferrying cocaine for an informant posing as a drug dealer in exchange for six years in prison.Johnny Diaz, 48, wearing an orange prison-issue jumpsuit, took the plea deal in Manhattan Supreme Court before Justice James Burke.“Are you pleading gu
Pregnant former reality star, 26, found dead on sidewalk in the Bronx
A former reality star was found dead on a sidewalk in Manhattan wearing no pants and in possession of cocaine. She was 20 weeks pregnant.Lyric McHenry, 26, was discovered above the Major Deegan Expressway in the Bronx around 5am on Tuesday.McHenry, who appeared in the E! show EJNYC with Magic Johnso
Mayor Signs Bill Capping New Ride-Hail Licenses in NYC
What to KnowNew York City, the largest American market for Uber, has become the first U.S. city to regulate the growth of app-based rides.Democratic Mayor Bill de Blasio on Tuesday signed a bill placing a temporary cap on new licenses for a year.The legislation also will allow the city to set a mini
NJ Transit: Three trains canceled because of equipment availability
Additionally, the NJ Transit 7th Avenue Concourse at Penn Station suffered "substantial damage to the ceiling and entrance to the concourse" during this past weekend's flash flooding in New York City. The area is closed while the damage is being repaired. The platform entrance to the escalator for t
Car crash in Jersey City leaves man with 'serious injuries,' authorities say
The driver, 24, was sent to Jersey City Medical Center with serious injuries but is in stable condition. A backseat passenger was also sent to JCMC with ankle pain, Wallace-Scalcione said.
Truck Leaving Parking Spot Kills Man Lying Under it: NYPD
What to KnowA man was killed after the truck he was lying under hit him as the driver was pulling out of a parking spot in Brooklyn, police sayThe unidentified man was killed Tuesday evening on Flushing Avenue in WilliamsburgIt wasn’t clear if the driver knew the man was under the truck before drivi
Times Square Rampage Driver Blames Victims, City: Report
MIDTOWN MANHATTAN, NY — The man facing murder charges for driving his car into a crowd of pedestrians in Times Square,killing one and injuring 22, is claiming that he's not liable to pay for the medical costs of his victims, according to a report.
Mega-landlord hit with dozens of violations sells 66 more buildings in Hudson
Trendy Management, formerly Riverside Management, sold 66 multi-family buildings – consisting of 919 units – in Union City and Bayonne for $130 million. The sale, brokered by Capital Realty, comes one month after it was announced that Trendy sold more than 100 buildings in Hudson County for $327.8 m
WATCH: Boy challenges TSA officer to dance-off at Newark airport
"After ensuring all are secure as they enter the checkpoint, our TSA officers will be happy to accept any dance challenges from passengers," TSA Federal Security Director for New Jersey said in a light-hearted statement. "It's a good example of the human side of our great and dedicated professionals
Inmate charged with murder in Rikers Island killing
Artemio Rosa, 27, of Manhattan, faces a charge of murder in the killing of a 35-year-old Rikers inmate.
NYC subway riders beat conductor in attack caught on video
It happened shortly after 4:30 a.m. Saturday at the Grant Avenue station in Brooklyn. The transit workers’ union, TWU Local 100, says the conductor announced that his A train would be making express stops, and then a man approached the conductor’s booth window and started yelling at him and throwing
PHOTOS: New York City blackout of 2003, 15 years later
Fifteen years ago on Tuesday, the United States experienced its worst blackout ever, and New York City was in the center of all the chaos.
Hackensack submarine USS Ling apparently flooded intentionally, memorial plaques stolen
HACKENSACK — The USS Ling, submarine museum mired in muck in the Hackensack River, was flooded sometime in the past three days and four memorial plaques embedded in the ground on the riverbank near the vessel were pried out and stolen.