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Elderly Woman Found Dead in Kitchen of Burning Queens Home
What to KnowAn elderly woman was found dead inside her burning Queens home Monday eveningAudrey Hebling, 82, was pronounced dead when officials found her in the kitchen of the Bellerose home around 6:30 p.m.It wasn’t immediately clear what may have sparked the blaze, but the investigation is ongoing
Conductor attacked at Brooklyn subway station
BROOKLYN, N.Y. — A subway conductor was punched in the head Tuesday by a man at a Brooklyn subway station, police said.
Smoking Pot In NYC Will Still Get Some Arrested Under New Policy
NEW YORK, NY — The NYPD plans to go easier on New Yorkers caught smoking marijuana in public, but lighting up will still get certain people cuffed, city officials said Tuesday.
NYC Weather Forecast: More Sweltering Heat As Storms Loom
NEW YORK, NY — New York City will see more unusually hot temperatures Tuesday as thunderstorms loom later in the week, the latestNational Weather Service forecastshows. Tuesday will be slightly cooler and less humid than Monday, but still much warmer than normal with an expected high near 88 degrees
Teen stabbed, man slashed in the face during Coney Island boardwalk fight
CONEY ISLAND, Brooklyn — A teenager was stabbed twice and a 21-year-old man was slashed in the face during a large boardwalk fight in Coney Island Monday night, police said.
Man dies after kayak capsizes in storm
Dustin N. Groat of Jordanville had been kayaking with a friend in separate boats from the lake boat launch to Deowongo Island when a storm approached. The teenagers began to paddle back from the island to the boat launch but Groat's kayak capsized. The other teen was unable to locate Groat, who was
De Blasio, NYPD Expected To Make Marijuana Enforcement Announcement
“The goals are to reduce unnecessary arrests, which is something we’ve been doing overall — 100,000 fewer arrests overall in 2017 than 2013, crime going down consistently in that time frame. We want to build on that,” de Blasio said on NY1.
Driver with head full of racist tattoos gets into car accident with delivery man on bike
The heavily inked motorist was behind the wheel of a U-Haul cargo van when he collided with the rider aboard an electric bike on Broadway near Gerry Street, in front of the Food Bazaar Supermarket in Williamsburg at about 9:30 p.m., authorities said.
Man in custody after woman fatally stabbed at Belmont track
At about 6:30 a.m., police received a 911 call of an injured female at the track in Elmont. Police say Franco-Martinez was the victims ex-boyfriend, and that he stabbed her multiple times while she was walking a horse.
Brave girl who fell onto the subway tracks rescued herself
A girl on a Brooklyn station platform got her arm caught in a subway-car door as the train pulled out of the station — thenfell onto the tracks as her mom watched in horror.“All I saw was her drop, and then she fell,” shaken mother Shaina Ayala said of her 6-year-old daughter, Empress Peters.Ayala,
33-year-old man fatally shot in the chest in Brooklyn
BUSHWICK, Brooklyn — A 33-year-old man was fatally shot in Bushwick early Sunday, police said.
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.
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
2 men injured in Brooklyn shooting
A 24-year-old man was shot in the chest, and a 28-year-old man was shot in the hip, police said.
Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin spotted kissing in Brooklyn
On Sunday (17.06.18), Justin shared a photo of himself bending down looking up to a group of people with Hailey's legs in shot, near the waterside.
This is going to be the hottest summer in NYC since 1929
“It’ll feel like the heart of summer,” said Accuweather Senior Meteorologist John Feerick, adding that “It’ll even be steamy at night.”
Dramatic Video Shows Lightning Strike Over Manhattan as Storm Brews
Dramatic video footage shows the moment lightning struck over Manhattan, New York, on Thursday, May 10, amid reports of a brewing storm.This video was captured by eyewitness Laurent Fanichet. Weather forecasters warned New York faced an increased risk of lightning strikes as the city faced a potenti
A restaurant in NYC makes interactive cocktails that incorporate fire, mace, and slingshots
We set out to try the whimsical and creative cocktails over at The Aviary, NYC. From slingshots to totem poles, The Aviary knows how to create an immersive drinking experience. The Office, which is a speakeasy inside The Aviary, holds the most expensive and rare spirits. We got to test them out.
There's a class in NYC that teaches you how to make fancy chocolate desserts
Jacques Torres offers a personalized chocolate-making class that allows you to become a chocolatier for a day. Learn how to make a variety of different chocolate treats.
Man using K2 falls onto train tracks in Brooklyn
BUSHWICK, Brooklyn — A man who smoked synthetic marijuana fell onto the train tracks in Brooklyn Tuesday afternoon, police said.