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Woman, 4 girls attacked by 2 pit bulls in Bronx
MORRIS PARK, Bronx (WABC) --A group of women and girls were attacked by pit bulls in the Bronx.The victims range in age from 12 to 45.EMBEDMore News VideosCandace McCowan reports from the Morris Park section on the attack.It happened just before 10 p.m. Sunday at Pelham Parkway and Lurting Avenue in
Woman Stabbed To Death While Working With Horse At Belmont Park
ELMONT, NY – A woman was stabbed to death at Belmont Park racetrack Sunday morning while she was working with a horse and her ex-boyfriend is in custody, authorities said.
EXCLUSIVE: Man says receipt told cook to spit in cheeseburger
On a scorching hot summer night, what is better than a cold brew? Pair it with a juicy burger - cheddar cheese, well done - and toast the bread. And please spit in it, too! Don't forget the mayo!
Mamaroneck schools announce early dismissal due to heat
Temperatures are expected to reach 91 degrees, prompting the state to issue air quality and ozone alerts, and Mamaoroneck schools to announce some schools will get out early.
Mom of slain teen says DOE failed her son — and his killer
The mother of the Bronx teen who was stabbed to death by a classmate last fall said the city Education Department not only failed her son, but his young killer, too.“We know where the real damage is coming from,” said Louna Dennis, mom of 15-year-old Matthew McCree, who wasslain by fellow student Ab
Yonkers nearly done with water tower renovation
The scope of work on the tower included fully removing the coating system and then preparing and painting the tank’s interior and exterior. The catwalk, roof access ladder, tank roof vent were replaced; the electrical service was upgraded.
N.J. weather: Scorching heat could set records, force school closures
A heat advisory is in effect for all but four counties (Atlantic, Cape May, Cumberland and Salem) until 8 p.m. It kicks in at 11 a.m. for the five northeastern counties (Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Passaic and Union) and at noon for 12 more counties. An accompanying air quality alert has also been issued
3-day-old child mysteriously found dead in home
A 3-day-old child died Saturday after her mother found her not breathing inside her Queens home, police sources said.Joyce Liang was discovered unresponsive at the home on 136th Street in Flushing at about 6 p.m., according to the sources.The newborn was lying limp in her mother’s arms when police a
Woman accused of trying to burn security guard’s face in hair spray attack
Authorities say Charae Morgan, 27, triggered the security alarm at Hot Point Clothing Boutique along East Fordham Road in Fordham Manor on Apr. 28.
Yonkers Felon Pleads Guilty to Robbing Women at Mount Vernon Train Station
WHITE PLAINS, NY -- Westchester County District Attorney Anthony A. Scarpino, Jr. announced Arthur Branch of Yonkers pleaded guilty Wednesday to Attempted Robbery in the Second Degree, a felony, for an incident that occurred Sept. 9, 2016, at a Mount Vernon train station. He faces 25 years to life i
Ghost Spottings in Nyack • Nyack News and Views
There has long been a cinematic affinity for ghost stories. Whether spooky, romantic or downright horrifying, people love a glimpse into the “other side.”
2 Cars Plunge Into Water in Yonkers
The cars got into an accident at Pondfield Road West and the Bronx River Parkway, causing both to fall off a bridge and into the water below, police said.
Man hits on woman, gets hit by car
The victim, 24, was heading back across the street when a man in a Jeep SUV with New Jersey plates rammed into him, sources said. The victim was in serious but stable condition at Bellevue Hospital.
Woman suing Facebook to reveal creeps who spread her sex tape
A Bronx woman is battling Facebook to unmask creeps who keep spreading an old sex tape of her around the Internet.The victim, 27, got a Facebook message last month from a fake account that included a video of her having intercourse with an old boyfriend when she was just 17, she claims in Bronx Supr
AP News - Mattis stresses integrity to Merchant Marine graduates
The academy, in its 75th year, prepares students for maritime transport industry careers. In wartime, Merchant Marine ships deliver troops, supplies and equipment overseas for U.S. forces and allies.
NJ Search For Hit-And-Run Driver As Victim, 15, Clings To Life
Cristian Valdez, 15, from Englewood remains in the hospital in a medically induced coma after he was struck on Monday in his hometown, according to authorities and friends.
Westchester Man Sentenced For Biting ICE Officer
ICE officers spent two weeks in 2017 searching for the man, an illegal immigrant who had been previously ordered removed from the country, after he was accused of choking and harassing someone and arrested, arraigned and released in Yonkers. When they found and arrested him, he bit one of them.
Dos Marias Mexican restaurant opens in Yonkers
The restaurant also has namesake dishes. The Dos Marias salad ($12) is served with endive, fennel, watercress and orange dressed with balsamic vinegar and topped with shredded duck.
Woman smashed in face with makeup box in bias attack
The attack happened in TriBeCa.TRIBECA, Manhattan (WABC) --Police are investigating a bias attack in TriBeCa, where a woman hit another woman in the face with a metal makeup box.Video shows the suspect holding the metal box she allegedly used in the attack.It happened on Warren Street between Broadw
Memorial Field: Residents rally to voice their frustration over city park
Around noon the crowd spilled over into the street, prompting Mount Vernon police to guide traffic around the rally. Although many in attendance were longtime residents who shared fond memories of the park, most were affiliated with the city’s youth football league, Mount Vernon Razorbacks.