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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.


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.


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


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.


Waterzooi Belgian Bistro in Garden City plans second location, in Port Washington

After 20 years of serving mussel pots and Belgian beer in Garden City, Waterzooi is planning a second location, in Port Washington. Chef-owner Ed Davis said that he and his partners are still a few months away from opening.


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.


Queens teacher accused of tossing school book at 9-year-old student’s face released without bail

A science teacher at a Queens elementary school accused of hurling a book at a young boy’s face was released from jail Tuesday with no bail. Loretta Myers, 48, who taught at Public School 253 on Central Ave. near Wheatley Ave. in Far Rockaway, allegedly threw the book at a 9-year-old student at 9 a.


HORRIFYING! Doctor Accused Of Killing Mistress' Baby After She Left Him & Got Pregnant With Another Man

In very distrubing news, a cardiologist is being accused of killing his black mistress' baby after she left him and got pregnant by another man. Read the chilling details inside...


Police: Pedestrian hit by vehicle in Glen Cove dies

A young woman critically injured last month when she was hit by a vehicle while crossing the street in Glen Cove died Tuesday morning in the hospital, Nassau police said. Pinar Alkan of Glen Cove turned 26 during her hospital stay after the Feb. 19 accident on Brewster Avenue, police said, releasing


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.


Cops Arrest Man Who Repeatedly Kicked Elderly Woman on Subway [VIDEO]

*New York police arrested a violent 36-year-old Yonkers man Saturday after he was filmed brutally attacking an elderly woman on a subway train earlier this month. Several passengers filmed the incident on their phones, but no one came to the aid of the helpless 78-year-old woman as the brute repeate


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.


10-Year-Old Charged For Bringing Gun To School: Nassau Police

A 10-year-old boy was charged after police say he brought a gun to school and was showing it to his friends. According to police, while in the lunch room of Meadow Elementary School in Baldwin at 11:15 a.m. on Monday, the 10-year-old and his friend were seen by a lunch aide playing with and looking


FBI arrests sixth Paterson police officer in corruption investigation

The FBI arrested a sixth Paterson police officer on Tuesday morning as part of its corruption investigation, announced U.S. attorney Craig Carpenito. Daniel Pent, 32, of Paterson, is charged with conspiring to deprive individuals of civil rights under color of law. He is accused of unlawfully stoppi


Police search for trio after Newark man gunned down at Edison restaurant

EDISON, NJ — Police on Tuesday released surveillance images of three man accused of gunning down a 31-year-old Newark man at an Edison restaurant. Nahshon Brown, 31, was fatally shot early Saturday and a 40-year-old man was shot in the head outside the Akbar Restaurant located on Cortland Street, of


Perv NYC dentist with meth addiction sentenced to 10 years in prison for child porn

A dirty Manhattan dentist with a predilection for child porn and crystal meth was sentenced to 10 years and one month in prison Tuesday. John Wolf, 63, had over 600 images and 200 depraved videos depicting children in the most disturbing scenarios imaginable. Some depicted bestiality, others showed


Brooklyn Landlord Wants To Install Facial Recognition Technology Outside Mostly Black Housing Complex

A Brooklyn landlord intends to install facial recognition technology at the entrance of a roughly 700-unit, rent-stabilized complex. Tenants at the complex say they were surprised by the news, Gothamist reports.


Turn To Tara: MTA takes action following ‘Surveillance Secret’ report

YONKERS - The MTA says it is taking action following News 12’s 2018 ‘Surveillance Secret’ special report that revealed the lack of cameras at many Westchester train stations.


Robbers follow 12-year-old Bronx boy home, take his phone, then threaten, ‘You’d better not say anything or we’ll kill you.’

Two men pinned a terrified 12-year-old boy against a wall in his Bronx building, threatening to shoot him if he didn’t hand over his phone, police said. The youngster was on his way home from school at about 4:45 p.m. March 19, when the two men followed him to his building on University Ave. near Fe


Video: Fire Breaks Out In Forest Hills Apartment

FOREST HILLS, QUEENS — A fire broke out early Tuesday in a Forest Hills apartment, according to the FDNY. The two-alarm blaze started just after 7 a.m. at 104-18 Metropolitan Ave. in Forest Hills. The fire broke out on the second floor of the two-story building, the FDNY said. No one suffered seriou