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Hit-and-run driver slams into 71-year-old man, leaving him in critical condition in Queens

Police investigate a hit-and-run crash at Murray St. and 17th Road in Flushing, Queens on Thursday. A hit-and-run driver mowed down and critically injured an elderly man as he crossed a Queens street Thursday night, cops said. The 71-year-old man was on his way to meet the pastor of his church, wh

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-24 04:24:05

Driver critically injures 71-year-old man in Queens hit-and-run

A hit-and-run driver left a 71-year-old man in critical condition after he plowed into him in Queens on Thursday night, officials said. The elderly man was crossing Murray Street at 17th Avenue in Flushing when he was struck by a white SUV at about 6:50 p.m., police said. The SUV fled the scene, acc

NEW YORK POST - 2017-11-24 05:06:08

Macy's Thanksgiving parade revels on amid tight security

NEW YORK (AP) - The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade featured balloons, bands, stars and heavy security in a year marked by attacks on outdoor gathering spots. With new faces and old favorites in the lineup, the Americana extravaganza made its way through 2 miles (3.22 kilometers) of Manhattan on a co

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-23 20:19:30

71-year-old man critically injured in Queens hit-and-run on Thanksgiving

FLUSHING, Queens - A 71-year-old man was critically injured in a Thanksgiving night hit-and-run incident, police said. A vehicle slammed into a man, critically injuring him, before speeding away. He was on Murray Street when he was hit by a vehicle that fled the scene just before 7 p.m., police said

PIX11.COM - 2017-11-24 01:50:19

Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade 2017 Live Stream, Road Closures, Best Viewing Spots

The 2017 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade will begin early Thursday at 9:00 a.m. EST from 77th Street and Central Park West with an estimated 3.2 million spectators. More than 8,000 people, including Macy's employees along with their friends and families, celebrities, recording artists, athletes, Broa


Queens man charged with attempted murder in stabbing, police say

David Williams, 56, also was charged with assault and criminal possession of a weapon after his arrest on Thanksgiving morning, police say. A Queens man was arrested Thanksgiving morning and charged with attempted murder in the stabbing of his sister's boyfriend during a family argument in Jamaica,

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-24 00:52:57

Neighbors rally around Brooklyn grandma in her 80s after landlord evicts her while she's out of town

FLATBUSH, Brooklyn - It's Thanksgiving and a Brooklyn grandmother wishes she could spend the holiday in her home, but her landlord evicted her from her Flatbush apartment while she was away. Neighbors rallied around Joy Noel, the grandma in her 80s, Thursday morning. Community advocates say the evic

PIX11.COM - 2017-11-23 22:31:41

9 NYPD Officers Intimated Hospitalized Teen Allegedly Raped By Brooklyn Detectives

The 18-year-old woman, who accused two Brooklyn detectives of raping her after being taken into custody, was reportedly bullied by NYPD officers, in order to keep her from pressing sexual assault charges against the alleged rapists, her lawyer claimed. "They came with nine cops to intimidate her and


Shoppers lined up outside of Toys R Us in Mechanicsburg ahead of Black Friday sale

A line of shoppers waited outside of Toys R Us in Mechanicsburg ahead of the doors opening for the Black Friday sales. About 40 shoppers were lined up outside of the store on Carlisle Pike at approximately 4:30 p.m. Thursday. More people joined the line until it was eventually wrapped around the bui

PENNLIVE.COM - 2017-11-24 01:25:14

Driver to Be Charged w/Murder in Thanksgiving Day Death of Deputy Eric Overall

Brandon Township, MI - Deputy Eric Overall, age 50 who was a 22 year veteran of the Oakland County Sheriff's Office, was tragically killed this morning while deploying "Stop Sticks" on M-15 at the intersection of Seymour Lake Road in Brandon Township. He was assisting the Lapeer County Sheriff's Off

OAKLANDCOUNTY115.COM - 2017-11-23 18:22:51

That cup of coffee may help give this family a better Christmas

Partnering with South Lyon Area Youth Assistance, the South Lyon Biggby Coffee is hosting an ongoing fundraiser to adopt a local family for Christmas. "We were thinking of doing a fundraiser for a school. We went to Youth Assistance to see if they could help us adopt a family or help for the holiday

HOMETOWNLIFE.COM - 2017-11-24 16:29:04

Candlelight Vigil Held for Fallen Deputy Eric Overall (video)

Pontiac, MI - Oakland County Deputy Eric Overall paid the ultimate price Thanksgiving morning when he was killed by a driver running from police in pursuit on M15 in Brandon Township. The driver hit Deputy Overall as he was laying down spike strips, and police say the move was intentional. Over 150

OAKLANDCOUNTY115.COM - 2017-11-23 23:59:59

New postpartum mother/baby unit opens at St. Joseph Mercy in Pontiac

St. Joseph Mercy Oakland in Pontiac has opened a new postpartum mother/baby unit at the hospital with bigger patient rooms and new amenities. The 18-bed unit is located just one floor below the delivery unit. It was designed around patient feedback and furthering the hospitals baby-friendly designa

DAILY TRIBUNE - 2017-11-24 05:00:00

Deputy's death: 5 years since last officer was killed by someone while on duty in Oakland County

Prior to the Thanksgiving Day death of Deputy Eric Overall, struck by a vehicle driven by a Macomb County man fleeing police, its been five years since a law enforcement officer was killed by someone while in the line of duty in Oakland County. On Sept. 9, 2012, West Bloomfield Police Sgt. Patrick O

DAILY TRIBUNE - 2017-11-24 05:00:00

Man shares story of how fallen Oakland County deputy saved his life

Deputy Eric Overall was a husband, a dad, and to some a hero. When Drew Clayborn learned that Deputy Overall died while trying to stop a chase early Thanksgiving morning at M-15 and Seymour Lake Road in Brandon Township, he was heartbroken. His smile was one known by many who went to Walled Lake Cen

WXYZ - 2017-11-24 10:47:05

Here's what you need to know about Small Business Saturday in Oakland County

Winners of the 2016 Oakland County Small Business Saturday Holiday promotion. (photo provided) Small Business Saturday is an event that takes place on Saturday, Nov. 25 and is a day dedicated to supporting small businesses across the country. In Oakland County, Small Business Saturday was estimat

DAILY TRIBUNE - 2017-11-24 05:00:00

'My Thoughts Are With You': Mich. Community Honors Fallen Deputy

OAKLAND COUNTY, MI. - The loss of Oakland County Sheriff's Deputy Eric Overall early Thanksgiving Day has brought a shower of love and support to his family from across metropolitan Detroit. Dozens of people gathered to remember Overall at a candlelight vigil Thursday night. Others expressed sorrow

PATCH - 2017-11-24 16:08:37

Dedham Tops Norwood In Thanksgiving Showdown

DEDHAM, MA - The Dedham Marauders ended their season on a high note, winning the annual Thanksgiving showdown against Norwood. On the back of three touchdowns from Tyler Martel, the hosts picked up a 23-7 win in the 89th meeting between the two teams. Dedham jumped out to a 10-o lead in the first qu

PATCH - 2017-11-23 22:22:53

Man reportedly shot multiple times in east Brockton neighborhood

Shell casings and cell phone were observed on the pavement in front of a home at 51 Edward St., and police were on scene investigating after reports of a man injured in a drive-by shooting Wednesday night. BROCKTON - Evidence markers dotted the pavement in an east side neighborhood after a man was r

ENTERPRISE - 2017-11-23 12:22:23

North End fire kills 2, leaves 12 homeless

Careless disposal of a cigarette sparked a three-alarm fire in a North End apartment building that killed two men and left 12 other people, including a baby, homeless for Thanksgiving, authorities said. One man died in a desperate attempt to flee the blaze by jumping from a window at the rear of the

BOSTON HERALD - 2017-11-23 08:00:00