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Harlem man is largest lottery jackpot winner in New York state history

Bailey, 67, was introduced by lottery officials Wednesday as the record-breaking winner at the Resorts World Casino in Queens.

PIX11.COM - 2018-11-14 16:19:28

Only 1 Brooklyn Hospital Deemed Fit In Safety Check

BROOKLYN, NEW YORK — There's only one hospital in Brooklyn with a safety grade worth writing home about, according to a new study.

PATCH - 2018-11-14 21:23:45

East End Bloods' Gang-Related Drug Ring Dismantled: U.S. Attorney

EAST END, NY — The takedown of an East End crack cocaine ring that included members of the Bloods street gang in Riverhead led to the arrest of 15 individuals, according to the United States Dept. of Justice.

PATCH - 2018-11-15 16:39:14

Snowstorm NJ 2018: Here's how Thursday's commute turned into complete chaos

The first winter storm of the season caught state officials off guard Thursday, leaving commuters enraged, stranded on snow-covered and ice-slicked roads and wondering why so little was done to prepare. And they weren't shy about their anger. Commuters took to all corners of the internet to tell the

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2018-11-16 02:34:45

New York Rangers lose again to the Islanders 7-5 in a wild one in Brooklyn

These are two interesting teams. Both are overachieving this season. Both have highly regarded new coaches. The Islanders are in full rebuild mode forced by the loss of John Tavares. The Rangers are in full rebuild mode, forced by a declining roster. The Islanders have a solid young core that they

BLUELINESTATION.COM - 2018-11-16 00:11:18

Evening Commute Snarled As First Snow Of The Season Socks Tri-State

Winter Storm Survival GuideShare Your Storm Photos And VideosCheck Plows In NYCNEW YORK (CBSNewYork) –The first snowfall of the season wreaked havoc on the evening commute Thursday as a nor’easter settled in.Flakes started flying midday. A mix of snow, slush and rain is expected well into the night.

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-11-15 18:05:12

New Restaurant & Bar Opening in Brooklyn in Spring 2019: Abe’s Corner

Abe’s Corner will be located less than 10 minutes from both Crown Heights and Flatbush in Prospect Lefferts Gardens, Brooklyn at 670 Rogers Ave., with lots of evening parking down the block and nearby on Nostrand Ave. The location was a strategic pick in that it allows for both communities to reach

YEAHTHATSKOSHER.COM - 2018-11-16 02:52:57

Two New Hotels Coming to 51 and 55 Sheffield Avenue in East New York, Brooklyn - New York YIMBY

More than 130 hotel units are coming to East New York according to new construction permits recently filed by hotel developerNehalkumar Gandhi. Located between Fulton Avenue and Atlantic Avenue, the two projects at 51 and 55 Sheffield Avenue will have convenient access to multiple mass transit optio

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What to know right now about storm crippling N.J.: Transit, roads, weather, schools

The first snowstorm of the season paralyzed the state Thursday, leaving scores of drivers who tried to rush out of work early trapped on snow-locked highways for hours, and crippled one of thenation's busiest mass transit systems.

NJ.COM - 2018-11-15 23:21:00

Brooklyn Restaurants With Thanksgiving Day Specials

BROOKLYN, NEW YORK — This year, instead of hauling your shoes out of the oven, weeping freely into potatoes you are mashing and trying to serve dinner on a closet door you've propped up on moving boxes, why not make reservations instead of turkey?

PATCH - 2018-11-15 20:00:38

Pipe bomb suspect pleads not guilty in New York

Sayoc, 56, was arrested in Florida last month andchargedwith interstate transportation of an explosive, illegal mailing of explosives, threats against former presidents and certain other persons, threatening interstate communication and assaulting federal officers.

MSN.COM - 2018-11-15 18:29:58

Bomb suspect pleads not guilty in New York

Sayoc, 56, was arrested in Florida last month andchargedwith interstate transportation of an explosive, illegal mailing of explosives, threats against former presidents and certain other persons, threatening interstate communication and assaulting federal officers.

THE HILL - 2018-11-15 18:01:39

John Lennon's killer says he didn't want former Beatle to suffer, but used hollow-point bullets to make sure he died

Mark David Chapman called out to Lennon, dropped into a combat stance and fired five shots from a Charter Arms .38 Special revolver at the singer who was 10 feet away on Dec. 8, 1980. Four bullets struck Lennon, who was returning home with his wife, Yoko Ono, after an evening recording session.

MASSLIVE.COM - 2018-11-15 13:11:00

BREAKING: Weather advisory throughout area threatens road conditions

REGION — The season's first big snowstorm, named Avery, is blowing in, and bringing with it the potential of up to 9 inches of snow in some places throughout the area.

RIVER REPORTER - 2018-11-15 18:10:05

Harlem: Don't Miss These 5 Open Houses

HARLEM, NY — If you're searching for a new place, odds are you've already combed through all the online listings for your area. And while you may have learned roughly what these houses are like from the photographs, there's just no comparison to witnessing the real thing.

PATCH - 2018-11-15 17:09:39

First snow of the season expected to hit tri-state area

Expect accumulations of about one inch for New York City and Long Island. Parts of northeastern New Jersey, Rockland, Westchester and Putnam counties can see up to three inches of snow.

PIX11.COM - 2018-11-15 10:19:15

NYC Weather: Here's When Snow Will Slam NYC

Snow could hit as early as 10 a.m. but will be most likely to fall starting around 2 p.m., according to theNational Weather Service's forecast. It will be accompanied by sleet, with rain joining the mix starting in the late afternoon, the forecast shows.

PATCH - 2018-11-15 13:40:08

Accused Ellenville hospital gunman indicted for attempted murder

KINGSTON, N.Y. — The Kerhonkson man who authorities say fired a gun in Ellenville Regional Hospital, later shot at a police officer and then burglarized several nearby homes has been indicted for attempted murder and several other crimes, the Ulster County District Attorney's Office said Thursday.

DAILY FREEMAN - 2018-11-15 19:58:00

Man found unconscious with severe head trauma inside vacant Brooklyn apartment - NY Daily News

Medics rushed him to Kings County Hospital, where he was in a coma, although showed some signs of recovery, his friend Sabrina Derome said on a GoFundMe page asking for donations for the burly victim’s medical bills.

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$5.7B Incentive Couldn't Bring Amazon To Philadelphia

The city's bid to get Amazon featured $1.1 billion in tax breaks over 20 years, according to city documents. The offer from Pennsylvania included $4.6 billion in financial assistance, which included up to $4.5 billion through a new performance-based grant program and $100 million to support state tr

PATCH - 2018-11-15 19:48:17