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Readers sound off on opioids, Heroes of the Month and exercise

Forest Hills: It has been said that the anteroom of hell is paved with good will. The Daily News reported on Friday that CVS pharmacy will limit the dispensing of opioid prescriptions to a seven day supply. Very nice, the addicts will go from pharmacy to pharmacy. On the other hand (and I am glad I

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-25 07:00:23

Thieves caught posing as cops to rob 60-year-old man

New video shows two thieves posing as police officers to rob a 60-year-old man in Queens, authorities said. The suspects got out of a car and approached the victim as he was standing near the corner of Ithaca Ave. and Britton Ave. in Elmhurst, and identified themselves as cops around 3:20 p.m. last

NEW YORK POST - 2017-09-24 18:23:39

Hunt On For Brazen Bandit In Robbery At Queens Dunkin' Donuts

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) - Police are trying to identify a man who robbed a Dunkin' Donuts in Woodside, Queens. It happened last Saturday just before six in the morning. Police released surveillance video of the man they say entered the store on Woodside Avenue, ordered a coffee, and paid for it. When

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-09-24 18:27:00

EXCLUSIVE: Lancman Staffer Nominated To Run For Simanowitz's Seat

Staff Writer Leaders from the Queens County Democratic Party have nominated Daniel Rosenthal, district director for Councilman Rory Lancman (D-Hillcrest), to run in a special election for Assembly District 27. The seat was left vacant after the death of Assemblyman Michael Simanowitz (D-Flushing) ea

QUEENSTRIBUNE.COM - 2017-09-24 19:33:09

Landlord dies in Queens house fire

A 68-year-old landlord was killed in a Queens house fire Sunday, officials said. The fire started around 2:30 a.m. inside the three story home on 97th Ave. in Ozone Park. When the fire was brought under control about an hour later, firefighters found Mohinvei Singh's body lying in the basement. "It'

NEW YORK POST - 2017-09-24 18:05:33

2 men pose as police officers and rob man in Elmhurst, Queens

The NYPD is searching for two men who posed as police officers in a robbery in Queens. Police say the two men in a gray car approached a 60-year-old man saying they were officers.. It happened near Ithaca and Britton Avenues in Elmhurst on Sept. 19. The driver was wearing an ID holder around his nec

ABC7NY.COM - 2017-09-25 11:11:54

Police: Fetus tossed in trash in Queens

Police are investigating after a fetus was tossed in the trash in Queens. Officials say a woman notified staff at Cornell Hospital that she had a miscarriage and threw the fetus in the garbage. It happened in Astoria just before 3:30 p.m. Sunday. Police are now looking to see whether any criminality

ABC7NY.COM - 2017-09-25 01:54:48

Rabbi Israel Stein, leader in local Jewish community, dies at 79

Rabbi Israel Stein, who led the Greater Bridgeport Jewish Community's largest Conservative synagogue for 33 years, died Saturday at age 79, after an illness. Not only was Stein a spiritual leader, but a colleague and friend described him as a tireless "man of peace," who worked on a variety of socia

WESTPORT NEWS - 2017-09-24 22:22:16

Bloody Scene as Woman Is Stabbed to Death in Middle of NYC Street

A 44-year-old woman was stabbed to death in the middle of a Bronx street early Monday, and the suspect fled the bloody scene in a dark sedan, according to law enforcement sources familiar with the investigation. Law enforcement sources say the woman was stabbed multiple times at Holmes Street and Ja

NBC NEW YORK - 2017-09-25 14:26:27

Traffic: Police car crash slows I-684 S/B

There are several state roadwork projects scheduled in Westchester and Putnam counties this week on the Hutchinson River, Bronx River, Sprain Brook, Taconic State and Saw Mill River parkways; Routes 6, 9, 9A, 9D, 22, 100, 117, 120, 120A, 127 and 448; Interstates 87, 95 and 684; and state roads in E

LOHUD.COM - 2017-09-25 11:37:56

Clinton Hall's doughnut grilled cheese gets a makeover with Sugar Factory's help

You're going to need a nap after this. A sour cream and onion doughnut grilled cheese sandwich, served with a bowl of potato soup, is making its carb-tastic debut at a New York City gastropub mini-chain on Monday. The grilled sandwich - soon available at Clinton Hall's two Manhattan locations and it

AMNY.COM - 2017-09-24 15:52:00

New Knicks piece wants to prove he overcame biggest weakness

New Knicks center Enes Kanter spent a lot of time in New York this summer, working out, losing weight and appearing on a couple of occasions with Russell Westbrook at Carmelo Anthony's pickup games at his Manhattan gym. According to Kanter's manager, Hilmi Cinar, Kanter has used New York as his tra

NEW YORK POST - 2017-09-25 04:14:09

North Korean Foreign Minister: Trump Threat Was Declaration of War

North Korea is treating President Donald Trump's latest salvo in the nations' nuclear spat as a "declaration of war," and is therefore claiming the right to shoot down American bombers in international airspace, North Korea's foreign minister said Monday. Ri Yong Ho, speaking in New York City where

NBC NEW YORK - 2017-09-25 15:20:03

The Latest: Weiner sexting sentencing hearing starts

NEW YORK (AP) - The Latest on Anthony Weiner's sentencing (all times local): 10:05 a.m. The sentencing hearing for Anthony Weiner has begun in a New York City courtroom where he will learn his fate in a sexting scandal that influenced last year's presidential campaign. The Democrat, wearing his wedd

WESTPORT NEWS - 2017-09-25 14:13:00

Anthony Weiner sentenced to 21 months in sexting case

Former congressman Anthony Weiner and his estranged wife, Huma Abedin, have appeared before a New York City judge to ask for privacy in their divorce case. (Sept. 13) AP Anthony Weiner, the disgraced former congressman who pleaded guilty in May to sexting with a 15-year-old girl, was sentenced Mond

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-09-25 13:29:17

Eagles 27, Giants 24

PHILADELPHIA, PA - SEPTEMBER 24: Eli Manning #10 of the New York Giants walks off the field after the Giants failed to get the first down in the second period against the Philadelphia Eagles on September 24, 2017 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

NEWSDAY - 2017-09-25 13:05:00

The Story Behind Devo's Iconic Cover of the Rolling Stones' "Satisfaction"

One afternoon in 1978, Mark Mothersbaugh and Gerald Casale-the two prime architects of the band Devo-were fidgeting in Peter Rudge's office, near the Warwick Hotel, in Manhattan, with Mick Jagger. Rudge was the Rolling Stones' manager, and Devo had recorded an odd cover of the band's hit "(I Can't G

THE NEW YORKER - 2017-09-25 11:00:00

Enough Fentanyl to Kill 32M People Seized in Single NYC Bust: Prosecutors

The drugs are worth a street value of $30 million, according to narcotics prosecutors Authorities confiscated nearly 195 pounds of fentanyl in a pair of busts that prosecutors said included one sting that netted 32 million lethal doses of the drug, an opioid 50 times stronger than heroin. Four peopl

NBC NEW YORK - 2017-09-24 21:53:31

Go further, faster on school integration 

As the last school year was ending, Chancellor Carmen Farina announced the city's long-awaited plan to increase diversity and combat segregation in its public schools. It's now three months later; students are back in school. Yet little progress has been made in implementing the Education Departme

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-25 09:00:04

Bautista Has 2 Hits in Home Finale, Blue Jays Beat Yankees, 9-5

Jose Bautista had two hits and a walk in what was likely his final home game with the Toronto Blue Jays, leaving to a standing ovation during the ninth inning of a 9-5 win over the New York Yankees on Sunday. Bautista, who turns 38 next month, is hitting .203 with 22 homers and 62 RBIs, and Toronto

NBC NEW YORK - 2017-09-25 06:01:45