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Woman found dead after Far Rockaway fire: Cops

A 71-year-old woman was found dead early Monday after a fire in a high-rise building in Queens, police said.Firefighters responded to the fire on the 15th floor of the building on Seagirt Avenue, between Beach Eighth and Beach Sixth streets, in Far Rockaway at about 2:10 a.m. It was under control ab

AMNY.COM - 2018-06-18 11:43:00

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.

PATCH - 2018-06-17 18:49:22

Nassau's Newest Luxury Movie Theater Opens In Lynbrook

After years of wondering what would fill the space, the Regal 13 luxury movie theater has finally opened in Lynbrook. And to celebrate, the theater is holding special screenings of some of the most popular movies from the last few years and donating the proceeds to charity.

PATCH - 2018-06-18 13:01:03

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!

ABC7NY.COM - 2018-06-18 02:13:59

Police: Woman fatally stabbed by ex-boyfriend at Belmont racetrack

ELMONT, N.Y. --A man is facing murder charges after police said he stabbed his ex-girlfriend to death early Sunday at Belmont Racetrack on Long Island,CBS New York reports.

CBS NEWS - 2018-06-17 22:11:00

Police ID Man Charged In Belmont Park Murder

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.

PATCH - 2018-06-17 18:49:22

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,

NEW YORK POST - 2018-06-18 01:04:49

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.

PIX11.COM - 2018-06-16 19:17:05

Thief stabbed multiple times after robbing man in Brooklyn

At about 4:25 p.m. Akeem Roberts, 34, approached a man along Fulton Street and Flatbush Avenue in Fort Greene, and got into a verbal dispute with him.


Police arrest teen in Long Island MS-13 murder

ROOSEVELT, NY — Police arrested the man who allegedly killed a 19-year-old victim in what was “no doubt” an MS-13 murder, officials said Thursday.


4 injured, 1 critically, in 3-vehicle Queens crash

It happened Friday morning in Glen Oaks.GLEN OAKS, Queens (WABC) --Four people were injured in a three-vehicle crash in Queens Friday morning.A mangled mess of metal and glass was left behind at Hillside Avenue and 268th Street in Glen Oaks.It happened around 7:30 a.m.Officials say a van was involve


Video shows man 'high on drugs' passed out on Brooklyn train tracks

Two men were seen barely conscious at a Brooklyn subway station on Tuesday, after one man collapsed onto the tracks and another passed out on the platform.Confronting video shows one man, with an ankle that appears to be twisted, struggling to move as he lies on the subway tracks, his shirt risen up


Major drug trafficker gets 25 years to life

David Ramis, 40, of Uniondale, was convicted of operating as a major trafficker last month. Photo Credit: Nassau County District Attorney’s Office


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.

TOWNHALL - 2018-06-16 16:06:00

4 Hurt, 2 Seriously, In Crash Near Nassau-Queens Border

Four people were hurt, two seriously, in a multi-vehicle crash near the Nassau County and Queens border in New Hyde Park on Friday morning, police and fire officials say.


Man Stabbed Outside Brooklyn Subway Station: NYPD

Passengers witnessed the violence at the intersection of Fulton and Flatbush, right outside Nevins Street subway station at around 4:30 p.m. Police said a 29-year-old man was stabbed several times in the neck, head and body by two men.


Mattis stresses integrity to Merchant Marine graduates

KINGS POINT, N.Y. (AP) — Defense Secretary James Mattis is urging U.S. Merchant Marine Academy graduates to always maintain integrity and "run the ethical midfield."Mattis also stressed preparedness and taking responsibility in Saturday's commencement address, saying the 191 graduates should "always

JANESVILLE GAZETTE - 2018-06-16 20:06:22

7 firefighters injured in Brooklyn house fire

Seven firefighters suffered injuries, one with a serious, but non-life-threatening injury, officials said.


Update: Newly Raised Homes Causing Parking Problems In Long Beach

Many Long Beach home owners raised their homes after Superstorm Sandy - and built longer driveways. But that means less parking for their neighbors and that's not going over well. CBS2's Carolyn Gusoff reports.


19-Year-Old Charged After Body Found Buried In Nassau County

According to detectives, a body identified as Josue Amaya Leonor, 19, also of Roosevelt, was discovered on May 30 buried off the Meadowbrook Parkway in the Roosevelt Preserve. Police deemed the death a criminal homicide.