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Nor'easter snow totals for New York City

Wednesday's nor'easter was the result of a merging of two pieces of energy in the atmosphere. At first, it didn't look too bad News 12 meteorologist Mike Rizzo says, but once the storm got underway, it intensified offshore developing an intense snowband with snowfall rates as high as 5 inches per ho

NEWS 12 - 2018-03-22 14:11:00

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

Proposed bill would ban smoking while walking in NYC

Smoking is already banned in most public places in the city, but now a local lawmaker is looking to ban smoking while walking. Queens Councilman Peter Koo is pushing a bill that would hit smokers with a $50 fine if they are caught lighting up while walking along city streets. Smokers who stay in one

NY1 - 2018-03-21 14:05:00

Messy Morning Commute As Tri-State Area Cleans Up From Storm

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) - It could be a messy morning commute for many Thursday as the Tri-State cleans up and digs out after another nor'easter hit the area. Metro-North, Long Island Rail Road and NJ TRANSIT are all planning normal service Thursday, but say weather-related delays are possible. They a

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-03-22 05:33:31

Dancer for Jay-Z and Beyonce who 'raped a drunk 17-year-old girl as she drifted in and out of consciousness in a New York hotel' pleads guilty to a lesser charge and is released

Bijan Williams, 34, was arrested in July of last year for alleged rapePolice arrested him after a girl, 17, alleged that he got her drunk and raped herGirl said she drifted in and out of consciousness after a night of heavy drinkingWhen she woke up at 3am, Williams was raping her, she told policeCop

DAILY MAIL - 2018-03-21 23:14:37

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

Sorry, Kids: New York City Public Schools Will Be Open Thursday

New York City public schools will be open on Thursday, Mayor de Blasio's press secretary said. Eric Phillips said in a tweet Wednesday afternoon that classes would be in session despite the snow that had fallen on the five boroughs for much of the day. City schools were closed on Wednesday. "The M

NBC NEW YORK - 2018-03-21 21:05:15

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