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SEE IT: Rat causes chaos on Brooklyn subway train

A wayward rat had straphangers yelping in fear and standing on their seats on a Brooklyn subway train, according to video posted online. The rat was captured scampering back and forth on the D train last week by cinematographer Uladzimir Taukachou. He titled the video, "My first ride with a rat i

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-20 17:37:09

Brooklyn woman among record number of Africans-Americans chosen as Rhodes Scholars

Cadet Simone Askew (pictured), the first captain of the U.S. Military Academy Corps of Cadets, is one of 10 African-American Rhodes Scholars.(Richard Drew/AP) A Brooklyn woman with a passion for civil rights is among the latest group of prestigious Rhodes Scholars. Thamara Jean completed her senio

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-20 06:23:25

Brooklyn's popular Panino Rustico expanding to Staten Island

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. - Panino Rustico's brand of hot, pressed sandwiches and cool, sliced meat platters comes in a just a few weeks to Staten Island. The successful Brooklyn sandwich shop will spin off its third location at 2110 Richmond Rd., Grant City. This corner spot at Richmond and Lincoln Avenu

SILIVE.COM - 2017-11-20 18:10:36

Brooklyn woman punched by manspreading maniac receives hate mail after reporting the attack

The Brooklyn woman who was allegedly slugged by a "manspreading" subway maniac says she's been getting racist, sexist hate mail online after going public about the attack - but she doesn't regret speaking out. "I did what I had to do ... Looking back, I still would have done this" Sam Saia, 37, sa

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-20 05:33:47

Congregation at Brooklyn synagogue ravaged by accidental fire helps repair building

In the wake of Tuesday's accidental fire that devastated a Brooklyn synagogue, members of the congregation drew together and labored through the night. The congregation at B'nai Adath Kol Beth Yisrael on Patchen Ave. in Bedford-Stuyvesant bought sheets of plywood and hammered it up to cover entrie

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-19 21:34:24

Brooklyn College doesn't want police using campus bathrooms

Brooklyn College is kowtowing to cop-hating students by directing officers who need a bathroom break to the broken-down facilities in a building on the far edge of campus. Amid a planned petition drive to ban cops from the taxpayer-funded campus, Donald Wenz, the school's director of public safety,

NEW YORK POST - 2017-11-20 02:30:58

Mom, daughter with autism missing from adult home in Brooklyn: sources

Essie Foster (right) and Carolyn Foster, 54, were last seen at Garden of Eden on Stillwell Avenue just after 10 a.m. Saturday, police said. (NYPD) GRAVESEND, Brooklyn - An 84-year-old woman and her autistic daughter who also suffers from breast cancer went missing from an adult home in Brooklyn Satu

PIX11.COM - 2017-11-20 01:08:25

Brooklyn grandma helps children in need during the holidays

BAY RIDGE, Brooklyn - The founder of Grandma's Love Inc. has the perfect name for her organization. Theresa Monforte-Caraballo, a 60-year-old mother of three and grandmother of five, is just filled with love and has spent the last five years making sure no child in the three schools she works with g

PIX11.COM - 2017-11-20 00:43:24

More complaints come in about Collierville rehabilitation center after WREG story

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- After bringing you a story about a family having concerns with a rehabilitation center in Collierville, we've heard more complaints about the facility: Poplar Oaks on West Poplar Avenue. It used to go by the name "Dove," but records show they changed the name last year, but kept th


Mountain Home man killed in weekend crash

(Source: AP Graphics Bank) 3 killed in medical helicopter crash in AR3 killed in medical helicopter crash in AR Updated: Monday, November 20 2017 10:38 AM EST2017-11-20 15:38:42 GMT Three people were killed in a medical helicopter crash in rural Arkansas. More >> Three people were killed in a medica

WMCACTIONNEWS5.COM - 2017-11-20 13:03:06

Five ways to help out for Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving, for many, just naturally brings out the desire to help. Here are some tips for those looking for ways to contribute during the holiday and beyond: Lifeblood reminds that the holiday season can a bad time for blood supply organizations, with many donors postponing donations as they busy

MEMPHIS COMMERCIAL APPEAL - 2017-11-20 17:15:22

Police: Suspect carjacks vehicle with children inside

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - The Police Department is searching for a suspect who carjacked a vehicle while two children were still inside. The crime happened on the 3800 block of Macon Road on Sunday evening. Upon arrival, officers were made aware that the keys were left in the car along with the children when

WREG - 2017-11-20 02:08:59

Police Offer Vacation Home Checks

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (localmemphis.com) - As you pack your bags and head out of town for the holidays local law enforcement agencies offer some peace of mind with vacation home checks. Germantown Police and many other Mid-South agencies will check your home daily to make sure nothing is amiss. According t


One dead after tragic accident in Arlington

ARLINGTON, Tenn. - One person is dead after a rush hour accident in Arlington. The Shelby County Sheriff's office was on the scene of the accident Friday evening. The accident took place in Larry Anderson just east of Shexter. No information concerning road closures at this time. ARLINGTON, Tenn. -


Man crashes into tree, dies in Arlington

A man died in a single car crash in Arlington, according to Shelby County Sheriff's Office. The driver crashed Friday evening around 5:30 near the intersection of Larry Anderson Road and Chester Road. Investigators said the driver drove off the road and into a tree. The driver died in the crash. She


Man shot, killed in Castalia Heights identified

A man was shot and killed in the Castalia Heights neighborhood, according to Memphis Police Department. The shooting happened Saturday afternoon near the intersection of East Person Avenue and Cooper Street. The victim was identified as 67-year-old Steve Guidry. Police said the suspect(s) were possi

WMCACTIONNEWS5.COM - 2017-11-18 19:26:02

Neighbors react to teen's sexual battery at Naples School

NAPLES, Fla.-- Austin Hunter, 18, was arrested Friday evening for sexual battery to a 6-year-old girl in the bathroom at Mason Classical Academy. The arrest took place down the road from the school at Laguna Bay Apartment Complex, leaving many of his neighbors concerned for their safety. "Now I feel

FOX4NOW.COM - 2017-11-20 04:24:20

Fort Myers, Naples will see wet Thanksgiving, Black Friday

It's going to be a rainy Thanksgiving Day and gray Black Friday as a cold front that passed through the region today moves back to the north as a warm front. Rain chances for Turkey Day for Fort Myers and Naples are as high as 80 percent, and most weather forecasting outlets are calling for the sam

NEWS-PRESS - 2017-11-20 16:18:29

Black Friday arrives early in Naples

It's before Thanksgiving, but did you know that Black Friday sales have already begun? That's right - many retailers have changed their holiday strategy this year to offer discounts over a longer period rather than concentrate so much on specific days. "Black Friday is no longer just a day. It repre

NAPLES DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-19 19:11:55

Review: Tim Allen jokes about political correctness, career at Artis-Naples

He may have played Santa Claus three times on the silver screen, but this famous Hollywood star and comedian says he's no saint. Tim Allen, 64, joked about hating children, President Donald Trump's tweeting habits and political correctness to a sold-out crowd during his stand-up comedy show Friday a

NAPLES DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-20 14:30:03