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Woman killed, teenager injured after car overturns in the Bronx

A 44-year-old woman was killed and her passenger, a 16-year-old girl believed to be her daughter, was injured when their car plowed into an embankment in The Bronx and overturned at about 11:30 p.m. Saturday, police said. The accident happened after another driver, who did not stop, cut off their ca

NEW YORK POST - 2018-03-18 06:44:30

Livery Cab Driver Shot 7 Times By Passenger In The Bronx

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) - A livery cab driver was shot multiple times by a passenger early Saturday morning in the Bronx. Jeffrey Cisnero Camacho picked up a street-hail fare around 12:45 a.m. at Fish Ave and Boston Road. When they reached their destination on Morrison Avenue, a male passenger robbed

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-03-17 16:44:25

Fire near LIRR tracks in Queens caused by improper disposal of lithium battery: FDNY

A fire near Long Island Railroad tracks in Jamaica on Friday was caused by improper disposal of a lithium battery, the FDNY said Saturday. Per #FDNY Fire Marshals: Cause of 3/16 5-alarm fire, 187-40 Jamaica Ave #Queens was accidental, improper disposal of lithium battery - FDNY (@FDNY) March 17, 201

PIX11.COM - 2018-03-17 19:44:59

First survey in the United States of the work of Marc Camille Chaimowicz opens at the Jewish Museum

NEW YORK, NY.-The Jewish Museum presents Marc Camille Chaimowicz: Your Place or Mine, the London-based artists first solo museum exhibition in the United States. This large-scale survey presents Chaimowiczs work in painting, drawing, collage, sculpture, installation, furniture, lighting, ceramics, t

ARTDAILY.COM - 2018-03-18 07:00:00

Want To Buy A Multi Family Home in Crown Heights Brooklyn

Ready to buy your first multifam real estate investment property in Crown Heights Brooklyn and don't know where to start. Currently there are 13 Multi family 2 - 4 family investment properties for sale in Crown Heights Brooklyn posted on the Brooklyn MLS prices ranges from $699,000 to $2,550,000

ACTIVERAIN - 2018-03-17 03:52:00

Masked Stranger Hides in Bathroom, Rapes 12-Year-Old Girl at Knifepoint: NYPD

A short, heavyset masked man wearing gloves broke into a Brooklyn home, hid behind a shower curtain and emerged to rape a 12-year-old girl at knifepoint, say police, who are looking for the alleged attacker. The sexual assault happened at around 7:30 a.m. on Monday, March 5, in the area of Farragut

NBC NEW YORK - 2018-03-16 18:36:15

5 NYC doctors charged with taking kickbacks for fentanyl prescriptions

A box of the fentanyl-based drug Subsys, made by Insys Therapeutics Inc. HANDOUT / REUTERS NEW YORK -- Five New York City doctors were arrested Friday on charges that they accepted bribes and kickbacks from an Arizona-based pharmaceutical company to prescribe large volumes of a highly addictive pa

CBS NEWS - 2018-03-18 05:41:45

Ex-Brooklyn jail guard pleads guilty to planning hammer attack on estranged wife and her boyfriend

George Gonzalez, a former Metropolitan Detention Center jail guard, pleaded guilty to arranging a hammer attack on his estranged wife and her new boyfriend.(Joe Marino/New York Daily News) A former corrections officer pleaded guilty Friday to trying to arrange a hammer beating of his estranged wife

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-16 23:47:31

Train service suspended into New York City

NEW YORK (FOX5NY) - NJ Transit and Amtrak train service between Newark and New York was suspended on Friday morning due to a bridge being stuck in the open position. The aging Portal Bridge was not able to close properly. NJ Transit said that PATH was cross-honoring tickets at Newark, Hoboken and 33

FOX5NY.COM - 2018-03-16 12:49:00

70-Year-Old Man Beaten, Robbed by 5 Men in NYC: NYPD

A 70-year-old man was attacked in his apartment building by a group of men who beat him and robbed his home, police said. The group approached the victim inside his apartment building at Beach Avenue and Archer Street in the Bronx on March 7, the NYPD said. They punched, kicked and hit him with a

NBC NEW YORK - 2018-03-17 14:18:25

Peekskill native leads NYC St. Patrick's Day Parade

One of the largest St. Patrick's Day parades in the country has been led by a Peekskill native for nearly three decades. Joe Brady, a bag piper in the historic 69th Infantry Regiment, led New York City's Parade into St. Patrick's Cathedral and down 5th Avenue. "It's quite an honor," Brady said. "I

LOHUD.COM - 2018-03-17 23:20:19

Four New York service members among 7 killed in Iraq helicopter crash

BAGHDAD - Four of the seven service members killed when a U.S. helicopter crashed in Iraq on Thursday have been identified as New York residents, the Department of Defense said Saturday. The four service members were part of a seven-member team who died when the HH-60G Pave Hawk rescue helicopter th

PIX11.COM - 2018-03-17 23:00:39

Police search for duo who allegedly robbed Bronx pharmacy

MELROSE, the Bronx - Authorities are searching for the two people connected to a robbery at a Bronx pharmacy this month. It was reported to police that between Mar. 10 and 12, two individuals forced open a metal gate and glass door to the Oz Pharmacy at E. 149 Street in Melrose, officials said. When

PIX11.COM - 2018-03-17 16:36:51

Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do


Man gets 30 years for road rage killing of ex-NFL player

GRETNA, La. (AP) - The man convicted of manslaughter in the 2016 road rage shooting death of former NFL running back Joe McKnight was sentenced to 30 years in prison Thursday. Ronald Gasser, 56, had faced up to 40 years in prison. Defense lawyers argued that Gasser fired in self-defense when McKnigh


Dad in murder-suicide tried to get back with mother of slain baby

Terrance Briggs (left) went on a murderous rampage before killing himself Wednesday morning.Facebook; Gabriella Bass The killer Brooklyn dad was drinking Hennessy and tried to get back with the mother of his slain daughter before going on a murderous rampage and committing suicide, sources told The


First major United States solo show of works by Jigger Cruz opens at Albertz Benda

NEW YORK, NY.-Albertz Benda is presenting Jigger Cruz: Picture Towards the Other Side, the Filipino artists first major solo show in the United States. The exhibition follows his successful January 2016 showing in the gallerys project space. The exhibition is comprised of Cruzs largest and most amb


Cops seize nearly $500,000 in marijuana during a major Flushing drug bust

Six individuals face drug possession and other charges after cops conducted a massive bust at a Flushing residence this week which led to the seizure of nearly 200 pounds of marijuana and ketamine. On March 13 at around 2:20 p.m., officers from the 109th Precinct Anti-Crime Unit were on plain-clothe


NYPD: Man used dumbbell to kill possible sex partner in Brooklyn

A 21-year-old man fatally struck a 60-year-old man in the head with a dumbbell before a possible sexual encounter in Brooklyn Wednesday, authorities said. Police said the suspect went to Clifford Williams' apartment on the 700 block of Willoughby Avenue in Bedford-Stuyvesant for a possible sexual en


Flushing man hit the 'jackpot' by rigging ATMs to steal almost $250,000 in cash: DA

Using high-tech skills and a doctored debit card, a Flushing man allegedly turned two Queens ATMs into slot machines that dispensed nearly a quarter-million dollars in cash to thieves, prosecutors announced on Wednesday. Eric Salazar Montano, 33, of Hollis Court in the Auburndale section of Flushing