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Firefighter killed while battling massive fire at Manhattan movie set

HARLEM, Manhattan - A firefighter was killed and several others were injured in an overnight fire at a movie set in Harlem Thursday night. Firefighter Michael R. Davidson, 37, died after he was critically injured while fighting an overnight fire in Manhattan Mar. 23, 2017. (FDNY) Michael R. Davidson

PIX11.COM - 2018-03-23 08:57:29

Correction officer arrested in connection with shooting death of woman in the Bronx

A correction officer has been arrested in connection with the shooting death of woman in the Bronx. Alain Samba, 42, faces a criminally negligent homicide charge. Police say around 10:30 p.m. Wednesday, the off-duty officer called 911 after he allegedly shot 35-year-old Marie Faye. The victim, who i

NY1 - 2018-03-23 08:24:00

Hazardous Weather Outlook Issued For Long Island

The National Weather Service has issued the following hazardous weather outlook for Long Island:Temperatures dropping below freezing tonight will result in refreezing of any snow melt. This will create icy conditions on any untreated roadways, especially secondary roadways. For early Friday morning,

PATCH - 2018-03-22 22:56:21

#BREAKING NYC Firefighter killed in Harlem fire

A firefighter died while battling a five alarm fire in Harlem late last night. The fire broke out in the basement of a building on St. Nicholas Avenue just before 11 p.m. As flames spread, a firefighter became trapped. He was rushed to Harlem Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. Three other firef

ABC7NY.COM - 2018-03-23 06:28:02

7-year-old girl brain-dead after hanging prank goes wrong

A Queens girl tied a bathrobe belt around her neck and other end to the refrigerator as a prank - but she actually choked when her mom left the room and the stunt has left her brain-dead, police sources and relatives told The Post on Thursday. Precise Tucker, 7, was trying to play a joke on her mom,

NEW YORK POST - 2018-03-22 18:13:23

Hookers steal $96G in settlement cash from man's Queens motel room

Here's one date that didn't have a happy ending. A man who hired three prostitutes to celebrate a $96,000 payday from a legal settlement was robbed in a Queens motel, cops said Thursday. The 30-year-old victim met up with one of the women at the Van Cortlandt Motel on Broadway in Woodside Sunday

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-23 04:43:54

Long Island Woman Dies While Shoveling Snow, Marking 4th Death Linked to Latest Nor'easter

Some parts of New York saw more than 16 inches of snow -- Patchogue had 20.1 On Long Island the storm was responsible for one death, and multiple car crashes. Pei-Sze Cheng reports. (Published Wednesday, March 21, 2018) Four deaths have been blamed on the so-called four'easter, including one of a Lo

NBC NEW YORK - 2018-03-22 15:02:41

Bronx woman prevails over Staten Island man in $1-million lottery ticket battle

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Five years ago, a Mariners Harbor man told state Lottery officials he felt lucky when he bought a Powerball ticket and won a tidy $1 million. But, according to a judge, it turns out Michael Simmons was more greedy than fortunate. And now Simmons is on the hook for $623,040 --

SILIVE.COM - 2018-03-23 14:00:39

Woman shot to death in Bronx apartment, man taken into custody

A shooting in a Bronx apartment left a woman dead and a man in custody Wednesday night. The 35-year-old victim was shot in the left side of her chest in a sixth-floor apartment on Ogden Ave. near University Ave. in Highbridge just before 10:40 p.m., cops said. Medics took the victim to Bronx Leba

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-22 04:06:39

The Island Today: The top events for kids for the coming week

Meet the Easter Bunny Friday, March 30 and Saturday, March 31, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 2 to 4 p.m. Kids can hop on down to Hicks Nurseries and visit with the Easter Bunny over the holiday weekend. Where: Hicks Nurseries, 100 Jericho Turnpike, Westbury Info: 516-334-0066 or hicksnurseries.com Barnyar

THEISLANDNOW.COM - 2018-03-22 18:44:35

Jamaican airline crew member busted for trying to smuggle nine pounds of cocaine to U.S.

Hugh Hunt tried to smuggle the drugs on a Fly Jamaica Airways plane from Montego Bay on Saturday, authorities charge.(U.S. Customs and Border Protecti) A Jamaican airline crew member tried to slip nine pounds of cocaine taped to his legs into the U.S., officials said Thursday. Hugh Hunt, a Jamaica

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-22 13:45:15

Greenwich Lifts Snow Emergency After Latest Storm

GREENWICH, CT - The Greenwich Board of Selectmen, acting as the town's Traffic Authority, lifted the snow emergency that prohibited on-street parking along snow emergency routes, as of 9 a.m. on Thursday, March 22, officials announced. Greenwich Town Hall reopened for regular business hours at 8 a.m

PATCH - 2018-03-22 13:47:31

Off-duty corrections officer fatally shoots girlfriend in The Bronx

Christopher Sadowski An off-duty corrections officer fatally shot his girlfriend in the Bronx late Wednesday night, law enforcement sources said. The 35-year-old woman was struck once in the chest at about 10:38 p.m. in the Highbridge neighborhood before she was rushed to Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Cent

NEW YORK POST - 2018-03-22 04:05:46

Murder case dropped against man imprisoned for 22 years

NEW YORK (AP) - A man who spent 22 years in prison for a double killing was cleared of the charges Wednesday, when prosecutors dropped a case that new witnesses threw into question. The decision came after a judge had already overturned Calvin Buari's conviction and freed him in May. Newfound witnes

GREENWICHTIME - 2018-03-21 23:24:21

Woman dead, 5 hurt in Wantagh State Parkway crash, cops say

The slick roads from the heavy wet snow during Wednesday's nor'easter were a factor in the rollover, police said. A woman was killed and five others were injured when a van they rode in overturned and crashed on the Wantagh State Parkway due to the weather conditions on Wednesday, police said. Phot

NEWSDAY - 2018-03-21 15:29:32

Homeless man, 19, cuffed for fatal attack on Bronx father of three 

Cops caught a 19-year-old homeless man they say killed a Bronx father of three when the teen and another man jumped the victim and smashed his head against the sidewalk, police said Wednesday. Ceasar Johnson was arrested Monday and charged with the murder of Philip Roseburgh, 35, a single dad who


4 Kilos Of Drugs Found During Paramus Traffic Stop: Prosecutor

PARAMUS, NJ - Authorities found 3 kilograms of heroin and 1 kilogram of cocaine hidden in a vehicle during a traffic stop in the borough Monday, acting Bergen County Prosecutor Dennis Calo announced. Candido Tomasini, 35, and Maribel Roman, 40, were arrested after they were stopped and authorities f

PATCH - 2018-03-21 15:51:57

Arrest made in assault, death of Bronx father of 3

BELMONT, the Bronx - Authorities have made an arrest in connection to the death of a father of three who was attacked outside his Bronx home last month. Ceasar Johnson, 19, was arrested and charged with murder a month after he allegedly assaulted Philip Roseburgh, 35 in front of his apartment buildi


MTA train operator gets 26 years in prison for killing Forest Hills jeweler in road rage attack

A suspended MTA operator will spend a long time in prison for killing a famous Forest Hills jeweler during a July 2015 road rage incident. Charles Jordan, 48, of Valley Stream, Long Island, was ordered on Wednesday to serve up to 26 years in prison for the death of Aron "Eric" Aranbayev, a married f

QNS.COM - 2018-03-21 19:00:17

Long Island weather: Nor'easter to bring over a foot of snow

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo warned Long Islanders facing the latest in a series of nor'easters that the worst was yet to come. Officials urged residents to stay off the roads, especially since the heaviest snow was expected to begin just ahead of the evening commute. "The snowfall is lighter this morning;

NEWSDAY - 2018-03-21 19:45:38