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Cops: 1 of 2 vehicles fled after hitting man on Sunrise Highway

Suffolk County police and the North Patchogue fire department respond to a crash Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018, on eastbound Sunrise Highway in East Patchogue. Photo Credit: Christopher Sabella A Patchogue man walking on Sunrise Highway was seriously injured Thursday night when he was hit by two eastbou

NEWSDAY - 2018-01-20 16:13:09

Islip Councilwoman Apologizes for Facebook Controversy

Islip Town Councilwoman Trish Bergin-Weichbrodt apologized Saturday for a social media post she made about several foreign nations that prompted critics to plan a protest outside Islip Town Hall next week. In a since-deleted Facebook post, the Republican former News12 Long Island anchor made a thinl

LONGISLANDPRESS - 2018-01-20 18:50:11

Hempstead school district: In turmoil and under the state spotlight

Leaders of the long-troubled system have a Feb. 2 deadline to deliver a comprehensive corrective plan to the education commissioner. New York State Education Commissioner MaryEllen Ellia and Chancellor Betty A. Rosa Photo Credit: Newsday File Forty administrators from the state Education Departmen

NEWSDAY - 2018-01-21 01:00:52

Islip councilwoman apologizes for 'sarcastic' Facebook post

Islip Town Board member Trish Bergin Weichbrodt is facing harsh criticism for a Facebook post that some are calling racist, in which she suggested she would take her children to three countries that President Donald Trump reportedly referred to with a vulgarity last week. Bergin Weichbrodt, a Republ

NEWSDAY - 2018-01-20 18:44:00

Man arrested for robbing Port Jeff Station TD Bank

Robert Van Helden. Photo from SCPD Suffolk County Police arrested a Rocky Point man who allegedly robbed a bank in Port Jefferson Station. A man entered TD Bank, located at 86 Nesconset Highway, on Jan, 19 at 6:30 p.m. and presented a note demanding cash. The teller complied with the robber's demand

TBRNEWSMEDIA.COM - 2018-01-20 16:46:55

Police: Killingly man operated drug factory with children in home

KILLINGLY - A Killingly man is facing numerous charges after police said he was operating a drug factory from his home while two children were present, according to a Friday press release. At 7:28 p.m., police say members of the Troop D Quality of Life Task Force, the Killingly Resident Trooper's Of

NORWICH BULLETIN - 2018-01-19 14:00:08

SPCA: $2,000 reward in case of dog thrown from car in Holtsville

The Suffolk SPCA said Friday it is offering a $2,000 reward in the case of a "blatant act of animal cruelty" involving a pit bull thrown out of a car in Holtsville. The incident, reported to police by a Good Samaritan, happened at about 8:30 p.m. Thursday on the corner of Elmhurst Street and Washin

NEWSDAY - 2018-01-19 20:54:00

Leader of massive Queens-based identity theft & credit card fraud ring cops a guilty plea

A Jamaica man pleaded guilty on Friday to leading an enterprise that stole personal and financial data from numerous Queens residents. Prosecutors said that Muhammad Rana, 41, of Jamaica led the operation that swindled $3.5 million from consumers, financial institutions and retail businesses between

QNS.COM - 2018-01-20 00:30:19

Hit-And-Run Driver Manhunt After Woman Killed In Jersey City

A widespread manhunt is underway for a hit-and-run driver who killed a New Jersey woman, authorities say, and a video has been released of the suspect's car (see below). The victim has been identified as Theresa Florence, age 63, of Jersey City. After the Wednesday crash, she was transported to Jers

PATCH - 2018-01-20 16:11:41

TV News Crew Tried Sneaking Fake Explosives Through Newark Airport Security, Arrested

Seven members of a cable television network were arrested Thursday after they tried to sneak through a security checkpoint at the Newark Liberty International Airport, New Jersey, with a fake explosive device, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officials said. A law enforcement officia

INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS TIMES - 2018-01-19 06:39:33

Newark Airport's AirTrain to shut down for repairs

Newark Airport's AirTrain will shut down for repairs starting Saturday night Maintenance will begin at 10 p.m. and last until 7 a.m. Sunday. In the meantime the Port Authority will provide free shuttle buses between Newark's terminals and parking lots. The Port Authority is advising travelers to tak

ABC7NY.COM - 2018-01-20 17:29:59

Man Arrested and Charged with Aggravated Sexual Assault in Morristown

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Brain Session of East Orange has been arrested on charges related to a kidnapping and sexual assault that occurred in Morristown on January 18, said police. Morristown Police Officers responded to an apartment building on a report of sexual assault. According to authorities, an adul

TAPINTO.NET - 2018-01-20 21:46:00

Statue of Liberty falls victim to government shutdown, ruining day for tourists: 'It kind of killed my dreams'

Tired? Poor? No, just confused and disappointed. The Statue of Liberty was closed Saturday thanks to the government shutdown, leaving frustrated tourists milling about in lower Manhattan and railing at the powers that be in Washington. "I think it's kind of outrageous," said Zach Bokanyi, a 20-y

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-20 20:56:52

Man tasered, bound, assaulted woman during break-in, authorities say

A man, who police say was behind a string of burglaries in Morristown over the last two months, allegedly robbed and sexually assaulted a woman who had come home during a break-in on Thursday, authorities said. Brian Session, 47, of East Orange, was arrested Friday and faces a slew of charges that

NJ.COM - 2018-01-20 20:55:07

NYPD shutters Show Palace Gentleman’s Joint for allegedly promoting prostitution

The show will not be going on at the Show Palace Gentlemen's Club now that the Queens jiggle joint has been shuttered amid allegations of prostitution. Armed with a court order, members of the NYPD Vice Squad cleared out and closed the Long Island City strip club on 21st St. near 43rd Ave. at arou

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-20 21:48:04

Jersey City opens online applications for summer internship program

JERSEY CITY -- The city has opened online applications for its six-week summer internship program (JCSI). The program, now in its fifth year, places eligible public high school students in paid, work-based learning opportunities at the city's leading corporations and nonprofit organizations. "In add

NJ.COM - 2018-01-20 17:11:19

Husband arraigned for wife's New Year's morning homicide

WASILLA, Alaska (KTUU) Wednesday morning, Anthony Smith, 38, from Wasilla was arraigned for the murder of his wife, which happened New Year's Day. Amy Smith, 37, was found to be non-responsive that morning. Officers with the Alaska State Troopers and medical personnel went to the couple's Big Lake

KTUU

Panel recommends Eastman removal from ethics committee

In this Jan. 16, 2018 photo, Rep. David Eastman, a Wasilla Republican, sits at a desk on the floor of the Alaska House of Representatives in Juneau, Alaska. A special panel on Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018, recommended the removal of Eastman from the legislative ethics committee for allegedly disclosing t

FAIRBANKS DAILY NEWS-MINER

Former state Sen. Huggins drops out of GOP primary for Alaska governor

JUNEAU - Charlie Huggins, the former Alaska Senate president from Wasilla, said late Wednesday he's withdrawing from the Republican Party primary for governor. Huggins announced his decision in a Facebook post. He said when he began his campaign that he saw a "clear path to victory" but now faces w

ANCHORAGE DAILY NEWS

Time to talk ice fishing

Despite our recent warming trends, we are well into the ice fishing season. In fact, one multi-day local tournament has already begun. The Still Cold Open Tournament began on Big Lake this past Jan. 13 and will continue Jan. 27, Feb. 10, Feb. 24, and March 11, concluding on Championship Sunday, Marc

FRONTIERSMAN - 2018-01-19 09:52:00