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Giants trade Jason Pierre-Paul, 2018 fourth-round pick to Buccaneers for 2018 third-round pick, fourth-round pick  

Giants trade DE Jason Pierre-Paul to Buccaneers The Giants have traded Jason Pierre-Paul to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The Daily News has confirmed that new Giants GM Dave Gettleman shipped JPP and the Giants' 2018 fourth-round pick (102nd overall, second of fourth round) to the Bucs in a major Thu

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-22 14:28:27

Long Island Woman Dies While Shoveling Snow, Marking 4th Death Linked to Latest Nor'easter

Some parts of New York saw more than 16 inches of snow -- Patchogue had 20.1 On Long Island the storm was responsible for one death, and multiple car crashes. Pei-Sze Cheng reports. (Published Wednesday, March 21, 2018) Four deaths have been blamed on the so-called four'easter, including one of a Lo

NBC NEW YORK - 2018-03-22 15:02:41

Nor'easter snow totals for New York City

Wednesday's nor'easter was the result of a merging of two pieces of energy in the atmosphere. At first, it didn't look too bad News 12 meteorologist Mike Rizzo says, but once the storm got underway, it intensified offshore developing an intense snowband with snowfall rates as high as 5 inches per ho

NEWS 12 - 2018-03-22 14:11:00

These NYC Streets Will Be Closed Saturday for March for Our Lives

PARKLAND, FL - MARCH 20: Sophie Phillips holds a sign as she attends a rally for those heading to the March for Our Lives event in Washington D.C. on March 20, 2018 in Parkland, Florida. The rally was held in the name of the 17 students and school staff killed on Valentines Day at Marjory Stoneman D

NBC NEW YORK - 2018-03-22 15:31:04

Murder case dropped against man imprisoned for 22 years

NEW YORK (AP) - A man who spent 22 years in prison for a double killing was cleared of the charges Wednesday, when prosecutors dropped a case that new witnesses threw into question. The decision came after a judge had already overturned Calvin Buari's conviction and freed him in May. Newfound witnes

GREENWICHTIME - 2018-03-21 23:24:21

City airport workers' minimum wage raised to $19 per hour

The Port Authority will raise the wages of more than 40,000 workers at all three New York City-area airports - boosting the minimum to $19 an hour by 2023, agency officials voted on Thursday. The employees, including cleaners, wheelchair attendants, baggage handlers, security, and others, will get a

NEW YORK POST - 2018-03-22 19:30:28

NYC Councilman Trying to Ban Smoking While Walking on the Street

You can't smoke anywhere inside, you can't smoke in the park, but one councilman wants to stop New Yorkers from smoking on the go. Maybe he can just take a page out of Trump's book on how to handle the situation - death penalty! Read more at nydailynews.com. . . Finding comedy in everything and ever

THEINTERROBANG.COM - 2018-03-22 14:19:48

City correction officer grilled by cops after 35-year-old woman was shot to death in his Bronx home

Cops are grilling a city correction officer over the fatal shooting of a woman inside his Bronx apartment, officials said Thursday. Police took the 42-year-old correction officer into custody after a woman was shot in the left side of her chest in his sixth-floor apartment on Ogden Ave. near Unive

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-22 15:41:05

MTA train operator gets 26 years in prison for killing Forest Hills jeweler in road rage attack

A suspended MTA operator will spend a long time in prison for killing a famous Forest Hills jeweler during a July 2015 road rage incident. Charles Jordan, 48, of Valley Stream, Long Island, was ordered on Wednesday to serve up to 26 years in prison for the death of Aron "Eric" Aranbayev, a married f

QNS.COM - 2018-03-21 19:00:17

Proposed bill would ban smoking while walking in NYC

Smoking is already banned in most public places in the city, but now a local lawmaker is looking to ban smoking while walking. Queens Councilman Peter Koo is pushing a bill that would hit smokers with a $50 fine if they are caught lighting up while walking along city streets. Smokers who stay in one

NY1 - 2018-03-21 14:05:00

Homeless man, 19, cuffed for fatal attack on Bronx father of three 

Cops caught a 19-year-old homeless man they say killed a Bronx father of three when the teen and another man jumped the victim and smashed his head against the sidewalk, police said Wednesday. Ceasar Johnson was arrested Monday and charged with the murder of Philip Roseburgh, 35, a single dad who

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-21 11:28:42

Nor'easter: Will NYC public schools be closed on Thursday?

NEW YORK - Public schools in New York City were closed Wednesday as a springtime nor'easter slammed the area, threatening to drop up to a foot of snow on the five boroughs and whip up blizzard-like conditions with powerful winds and heavy snow. But will school be closed for a second day? Mayor Bill

PIX11.COM - 2018-03-21 16:58:36

Latest 'Worst Commute' winner is Forest Hills woman whose subway trek from Brooklyn took 2 1/2 hours

A 2 1/2 hour commute after a 12-hour work day full of parent-teacher conferences has one Forest Hills teacher furious. Laura Taylor, a second-grade teacher at Borough Park, Brooklyn, endured her subway odyssey last week due to a signal malfunction at the Bergen Street subway station in Brooklyn, acc


4 Kilos Of Drugs Found During Paramus Traffic Stop: Prosecutor

PARAMUS, NJ - Authorities found 3 kilograms of heroin and 1 kilogram of cocaine hidden in a vehicle during a traffic stop in the borough Monday, acting Bergen County Prosecutor Dennis Calo announced. Candido Tomasini, 35, and Maribel Roman, 40, were arrested after they were stopped and authorities f

PATCH - 2018-03-21 15:51:57

Woman shot to death in Bronx apartment, man taken into custody

A shooting in a Bronx apartment left a woman dead and a man in custody Wednesday night. The 35-year-old victim was shot in the left side of her chest in a sixth-floor apartment on Ogden Ave. near University Ave. in Highbridge just before 10:40 p.m., cops said. Medics took the victim to Bronx Leba

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-22 04:06:39

NYC mulls ban on smoking while walking

A New York City councilman is proposing a new bill that would ban people from smoking while walking. Democratic Councilman Peter Koo from Queens said his bill would make it a misdemeanor to walk and smoke at the same time, with a likely fine of $50, according to Fox 5. Provided by The Hill "My bill

MSN.COM - 2018-03-21 16:19:19

Sorry, Kids: New York City Public Schools Will Be Open Thursday

New York City public schools will be open on Thursday, Mayor de Blasio's press secretary said. Eric Phillips said in a tweet Wednesday afternoon that classes would be in session despite the snow that had fallen on the five boroughs for much of the day. City schools were closed on Wednesday. "The M

NBC NEW YORK - 2018-03-21 21:05:15

Brooklyn girl testifies against man she says stabbed her and killed her friend

A young girl testified this week at the murder trial of the man accused of attacking her and her friend inside an elevator in Brooklyn. 11-year-old Mikayala Capers says she had just finished a game of tag and was headed upstairs for Italian ices with her friend, Prince Joshua Avitto, back in June of

NY1 - 2018-03-21 07:31:00

Snowstorm intensifying in Queens and NYC; governor declares state of emergency

Governor Andrew Cuomo has declared a state of emergency for New York City and is urging residents to prepare for intense winter weather to continue through Wednesday night. "The National Weather Service forecast, as you know, is for a winter storm watch and they were correct. We have a winter storm

QNS.COM - 2018-03-21 23:00:10

Nor'easter transit: bus, subway, train and flight updates as storm slams NY, NJ Wednesday

NEW YORK - The area's fourth nor'easter this month threatens to dump more than a foot of snow in the region, cause dangerous driving conditions and disrupt the commute throughout Wednesday. In NYC, up to a foot of snow is possible, although 4 to 8 inches is more likely as highs will climb past the f

PIX11.COM - 2018-03-21 11:12:18