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Police: Loaded Handgun Found In 10-Year-Old’s Lunch Bag Inside Long Island Elementary School

BALDWIN, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A quick-thinking lunch monitor made a shocking discovery at a Long Island school earlier this week. The employee at Meadow Elementary School in Baldwin found a loaded handgun inside a 10-year-old’s boy’s lunch bag on Monday.


Wendy Williams Rushed to Hospital After Staff Found Her Drunk and Unresponsive in Bed

Wendy Williams was rushed to a Queens, NY hospital after staff at a sober house found her in drunk and unresponsive in bed on Monday afternoon. The daytime talk star checked herself out of the hospital late Monday, sources tell DailyMail.com.


Duo Arrested After Leading Nassau Officers On Chase: Police

Nassau Police arrested two men after they fled from officers following a burglary in Oceanside early Saturday morning, police say. According to police, while on routine patrol around 3:40 a.m. Saturday morning, officers saw two men in the back of the AT&T store located at 186 Merrick Road in Merrick


Racist attack on black female student prompts outrage at elite New York City high school

UPPER EAST SIDE, Manhattan (WABC) -- A racist attack on a female African American student prompted emergency meetings with families, students and administrators at a prestigious Manhattan high school Tuesday.


Gov. Cuomo still pushing marijuana despite major pot bust in NJ state house

Legal weed is still “on the table" in the Empire State, Gov. Cuomo said Tuesday. A day after New Jersey lawmakers failed to vote on a bill legalizing recreational marijuana, Cuomo said he and leaders in the New York state Legislature are still puffing on the possibility of including such a measure i


Nassau County Police Seeking Suspect in East Meadow Bank Robbery

East Meadow, NY - March 26, 2019 - The Major Case Bureau is investigating a Robbery that occurred on Thursday, March 21, 2019 at 4:22 pm in East Meadow. According to Robbery Squad Detectives, an unknown male white entered the Peoples United Bank located at 2425 Hempstead Turnpike within the Stop & S


Bronx man shot in shoulder after he wouldn’t give robber his ring dies of his injuries

A Bronx man who was shot in the shoulder last week because he wouldn’t give his ring to a robber lost too much blood to survive, his distraught girlfriend told the Daily News Monday night.


Sentencing postponed for Garden City woman accused of DWI

The sentencing for a Nassau woman accused of driving drunk and running over her neighbor has been postponed. Tara Guinnane, of Garden City, pleaded guilty to driving home from the supermarket drunk and hitting a man who was walking home from the train station.


Exclusive: Brooklyn laundromat owner speaks out after repeat robberies

EAST NEW YORK, Brooklyn — The owner of Jiang Family Laundromat on New Lots Avenue in East New York is fed up. His business has been burglarized so many times he's losing count, he said, speaking exclusively to PIX11 News.


AIM Program Could Be Cut From NY State Budget

STEUBEN COUNTY, N.Y. (WENY) – With the upcoming New York State Budget deadline fast approaching, the AIM program is facing a $60 million cut. If cuts are approved for the program, residents in Steuben County could see a tax increase.


Husband Wakes Up, Finds Wife Dead in NYC Bed After Night of Drinking: Sources

Authorities are investigating the death of a 39-year-old woman who was found unconscious in her bedroom after a night of drinking with her husband, sources familiar with the investigation tell News 4.


Nassau County Ranked Among Healthiest Counties In NYS

MINEOLA, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — The latest health report card is in and two counties in our area, Rockland and Nassau, top the list. Suffolk, however, is ranked way back. Drinking fruit juice, Inger Solvey walked to her train station on Monday.


Woman Who Fought Off Sexual Assault On Brooklyn Street Says 'Nobody Cared'

A woman who was repeatedly groped on a Brooklyn sidewalk earlier this month says that witnesses to the assault did nothing to help her as she fought off the assailant. "Nobody paid attention to me, nobody cared. I saw the people going into stores — nobody [did] nothing," the victim tells NBC New Yor


Doctor Accused Of Plot To Kidnap Pregnant Mistress, Kill Her Baby

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A New York City doctor appeared in court Tuesday morning to face manslaughter charges. He’s accused of masterminding a plot to have two people kill his mistress’s unborn baby.


Man Terrorized Neighborhood By Setting Fires: Nassau Police

A Roosevelt man was arrested and charged with setting multiple fires on residential streets in Merrick on Sunday night, Nassau police said. According to police, multiple 911 calls came in Sunday night for garbage can fires in homes located near to each other on Meadowbrook Road, Noel Court and Ott L


Man digs through trash to find wallet accidentally discarded in Manhattan

WASHINGTON HEIGHTS, Manhattan (WABC) -- A man accidentally threw his wallet in the garbage in Manhattan, but then he remembered the tracking device tucked inside just in case something like this happened.


Queens Man Arrested For Fatal Midtown Hit-And-Run, Police Say

MIDTOWN MANHATTAN, NY — A Queens man is facing charges for hitting and killing cyclist Chaim Joseph in Midtown Manhattan and leaving the scene, police said. Queens resident Kenneth Jackson was arrested Tuesday and charged with failure to yield to a bicyclist and failure to use due care, police said.


Mob movie maker busted for attacking and robbing a woman in Manhattan

A Martin Scorsese-wannabe with alleged mob ties was arrested Tuesday morning for assaulting a gal pal in Midtown. Danny Provenzano, an actor and indie film director who also appeared as himself on early episodes of “The Real Housewives of New Jersey,” was in custody awaiting arraignment in Manhattan


NYC Woman Who Lost Eye After Brutal Arrest Still Faces Charges

THE BRONX, NY — A lawyer for a Bronx woman who says an NYPD cop gouged her eye out last June is demanding prosecutors drop the charges she still faces months after the brutal arrest.


‘Junior’ murder suspect says he was Trinitarios leader, identifies 5 stabbers in Bronx bodega death: Detective

THE BRONX —- (WPIX) -- A Bronx homicide detective testifying in the first, pre-trial hearing for the murder of Lesandro “Junior” Guzman-Feliz on Monday said a gang member admitted that he was the “head guy” of the Trinitarios Sure set and then identified the five suspects now going on trial for Murd