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Police: Man Punches Woman, Breaks Her Tooth In Long Island Bias Attack

A 53-year-old African-American woman was talking to her friend on her cell phone while standing on the sidewalk on West Columbia Street in Hempstead late Saturday night when police said she asked a man near her, who was screaming at another woman, to lower his voice.

RADIO.COM - 2018-10-17 18:46:34

Dead Toddler Found In Suitcase In NJ Had Cocaine In System: HCPO

The father, Travis Plummer, 37, has been charged with dumping the body of his daughter on train tracks and keeping the girl's body for months before bringing it from Virginia to New Jersey.

PATCH - 2018-10-17 11:40:38

Uber Driver Charged With Kidnapping New York Woman

An Uber driver in New York City kidnapped a woman who fell asleep in his vehicle, assaulted her and then left her on the side of a highway in Connecticut, federal authorities said Tuesday.

YESHIVA WORLD NEWS - 2018-10-17 19:00:36

City Mailroom, a FedEx Authorized Shipping Center, Opens in Long Island City | LIC Post

City Mailroom, operating out of a 1,000 square-foot store at 44-70 21st St., opened on Sept. 14, and marks the fifth shipping center for Kishore Hemrajani, who owns other stores under the same name on Long Island.

LICPOST.COM - 2018-10-17 15:28:21

Hempstead Village trustee charged with grand larceny, falsifying records

Pettus was in charged in July with soliciting bribes and extorting local restaurant owners, and along with an associate, allegedly targeted Hispanic-owned businesses as part of an extortion scheme, authorities said.

LONG ISLAND BUSINESS NEWS - 2018-10-17 11:11:46

Authorities Investigating Bias Assault of Woman in Hempstead

Hempstead, NY - October 17, 2018 -The Third Squad is investigating a Bias Crime Assault that occurred on Saturday, October 13, 2018 at 11:58 p.m. inHempstead.

LONGISLAND.COM - 2018-10-17 14:57:00

Video shows suspect stealing boy's cellphone in Brooklyn

The suspect is described as a teen boy believed to be between 15-17 years old, 5'10" and last seen wearing a blue hooded sweater, black pants and black and gold sneakers.

ABC7NY.COM - 2018-10-17 09:50:42

Nursing home workers convicted of misdemeanors

The daughter of an 81-year-old woman who died after her ventilator became disconnected at a publicly-run Uniondale nursing home said justice wasn't served Tuesday after a jury convicted three health care workers of misdemeanors, a day after acquitting them of negligently causing the patient's death.

NEWSDAY - 2018-10-16 23:26:00

What's the cheapest rental available in New York City, right now?

Housing costs got you down? Though apartment hunting can be frustrating, there

ABC7NY.COM - 2018-10-17 18:21:36

The Woman in the Iron Coffin | Uncovering NYC: New York City's First Free Black Communities - Seneca Village | Secrets of the Dead | PBS

To learn more about Seneca Village and the rich cultural history of New York City, visit theSeneca Village Project,theNew York Preservation Archive Project, and theCentral Park Conservancy.

PBS.ORG - 2018-10-16 21:43:12

LIRR, Metro-North should cost only as much as MetroCard swipe in NYC: comptroller

According to the proposal, commute times for customers would be cut in half, expanding mass transit in 31 neighborhoods in the Bronx, Queens and Brooklyn, offering another option to about 1.4 million residents.

PIX11.COM - 2018-10-17 14:41:22

Steinway Piano Gallery Nashville celebrates 88 years with ribbon-cutting ceremony

From prominent stars such as Carrie Underwood to novice players, Steinway Piano Gallery Nashville can assist anyone in finding the right piano.Steinway Nashville located off Sidco Drive is not new to the Nashville area, but in honor of being in business 88 years, they celebrated the special mileston

WILLIAMSONHERALD.COM - 2018-10-17 12:03:00

Andover PD Alerted to Dead Baby Found at CT Recycling Center

Police in Andover, Massachusetts, are on alert after the body of a baby boy was found at a recycling center in Stamford, Connecticut.

NECN - 2018-10-16 21:29:43

Uber driver charged with kidnapping, assaulting woman he picked up in Manhattan

Harbir Parmar, 24, picked the woman up in Manhattan and was supposed to drive her to White Plains, court documents show. Instead he changed her destination in Uber's mobile application to an address in Boston, pulled over on the side of the road and groped the sleeping passenger.

PIX11.COM - 2018-10-16 20:20:41

DA: Man arraigned on charges he killed girlfriend in crash

But Robert Brunetti, Kevin Reyes' attorney, said his client denied being involved in a street race and said he was being followed by another vehicle.

NEWSDAY - 2018-10-16 22:48:03

Police identify victim in Hempstead fatal shooting

Lee, 23, was shot multiple times by an unknown suspect shortly after noon at the intersection of Dartmouth Street and Stewart Avenue, police said. He was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead, police said.

NEWSDAY - 2018-10-16 12:43:54

Judicial Watch & the Fight Against Corruption in New York - Judicial Watch

On October 4, I had the pleasure of speaking to the Queens Village Republican Club about Judicial Watch’s fight against corruption in New York. We’ve been fielding requests for copies of the speech ever since, so we’re reprinting an edited version here:


Hempstead school board OK's more charges against superintendent

The district's initial 41 charges against Waronker, unanimously approved at a hastily called Aug. 7 board meeting, accuse him of bid-rigging, conflict of interest, sham hiring, neglect of duty and misconduct.

NEWSDAY - 2018-10-16 18:30:12

Man sought in home invasion in Marine Park, where woman was allegedly sexually assaulted, retired cop slashed

Tyrique Rushing, 20, has been identified as the person wanted for questioning in the Oct. 7th incident. Two images were given to PIX11 on Tuesday by sources. One shows Rushing with glasses, a second shows him without.

PIX11.COM - 2018-10-16 16:46:02

Horrifying Video Shows Brazen Rats Take Over NYC Apartments

Hordes of rats are brazenly taking over homes inside a New York City public housing building, stomach-turning video shows, and even worse, may have bitten a baby Monday morning.