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SNL Actor Pete Davidson Posts Disturbing Message On Instagram, Ex-Girlfriend Ariana Grande Visits 30 Rock To Help Comic
New York police on Saturday made a "wellness check" on "Saturday Night Live" actor Pete Davidson after a social media posting Saturday appeared to suggest he was suicidal. NYPD officers met with Davidson, according to CNN. Lieutenant Paul Ng did not confirm where or when the wellness check was done.
Staten Island man charged in package theft on video, several others
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- A Staten Island man went outside the box to do some Christmas shopping this season by swiping boxes left outside several borough homes. Jesus Vasquez, 51, skipped the long lines and the online orders when he allegedly stole several packages -- including expensive jewelry and N
Events in New Jersey on 12-16-2018
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Investigation into Inaugural Committee Spending Reportedly Closes in on Ivanka Trump
New York federal prosecutors are looking into potential financial wrongdoing by President Donald Trump’s inaugural committee and Ivanka Trump’s involvement in price negotiations for space rental in the Trump International Hotel in D.C.
City invests $6 million in search for boy forced into foster care nine years ago
The city has agreed to set aside $6 million for a Staten Island boy who vanished nearly nine years ago after being ripped away from his relatives and thrust into foster care. Patrick Alford was 7 when he disappeared while taking out the trash in January 2010.
Who has ‘The Most Christmas Spirit’ on Staten Island?
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- It’s the most wonderful time of the year -- to not answer your door. Whether you live on the North Shore, Mid-Island or South Shore, you’re bound to come across dozens of phenomenally decorated homes during the holiday season. The Advance even has a list of the 31 best Christm
Trucker saves dogs thrown from vehicle on New York highway
A pair of beagle mixes are on the mend after authorities say someone threw them out of a moving vehicle on a snowy New York highway. The dogs were rescued by a passing trucker, but one was so badly mangled that a front leg had to be amputated.
Sweet Sweet Sue's opens at the Staten Island Mall
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Sweet Sweet Sue's moved into new digs at the Staten Island Mall's Center Court earlier this month. With their children and son-in-law, Dominick and Susan Ognibene will tend their pop-up cupcake cafe and cake crafting shop through Jan. 31.
Canelo Alvarez vs Rocky Fielding preview: How the two super middleweights compare ahead of fight in New York
Britain's super middleweight champion Fielding will defend his WBA title in New York on Saturday night. Rocky Fielding has a mammoth task ahead of him in the early hours of Sunday morning when he defends his WBA (regular) super-middleweight title against Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez at Madison Square Garde
NYC man jailed for alleged BRMC threat
KANE — A Staten Island, N.Y., man who allegedly threatened to blow up Bradford Regional Medical Center Thursday night is in McKean County Jail. Steven R. Mitchell, 38, 180 South Ave., Staten Island, is charged with risking a catastrophe, a third-degree felony; terroristic threats, a first-degree mis
Police shoot, kill man holding woman hostage in Newark
NEWARK, New Jersey (WABC) -- Police shot and killed a man in New Jersey after he held a woman hostage for nearly seven hours Friday. Officers responded to a domestic violence call around 9:50 p.m. near Broadway and Irving Street in Newark. There, a man was holding a firearm on a woman he knew.
Staten Island man arrested in firefighter’s road-rage death headed to N.Y. to face charges
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- The Staten Island man arrested in the road-rage death of an off-duty firefighter waived his extradition to New York during a court appearance in New Jersey Friday morning, authorities said.
Video shows ‘shocking racist assault on Asian-American in New York subway by white woman Anna Lushchinskaya’
Footage of a jarring, racially charged attack on an Asian passenger riding the subway in New York has gone viral. The New York Police Department said Anna Lushchinskaya, 40, has been charged with two counts of felony assault after the incident, which occurred during the morning rush hour on Tuesday
New York Knicks’ Allonzo Trier Has ‘Chip On His Shoulder’ Says Team Captain
New York Knicks rookie, Allonzo Trier got an early Christmas gift!. He signed a two year, $7 million deal with the orange and blue. An undrafted rookie out of the University of Arizona, this summer, Trier signed a two-way contract with both the New York Knicks and the Knicks’ NBA G League G-League a
Northern State Corrections Officer Charged with Sexual Assault of Inmate
Newark – Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore N. Stephens, II, announced today that Avril D. Richardson, 45, of Elizabeth has been charged with second degree sexual assault for engaging in sexual conduct with an inmate at Northern State Prison, where she was employed as a senior correctional poli
Holiday lights 2018: The 31 best Christmas displays, decorated homes on Staten Island
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Staten Island knows how to go all out for the holidays. If you've been following us on social media, you've probably seen our #SILights Christmas tour series, where we scout out the most decorated homes on Staten Island. (BTW: It is taking everything in me to not write "It's l
76-year-old sex offender arrested, charged again for inappropriate act against a minor
STATEN ISLAND -- A 76-year-old level 1 sex offender was arrested and charged earlier this week with showing a cell phone picture of his genitals to a minor, according to law enforcement records.
Last planned 2018 closures for Bayonne Bridge to happen this weekend
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- The Bayonne Bridge will close overnight Friday, and then again on Saturday -- the last planned closures for 2018. The Port Authority will close the span at 9 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 14, to accommodate construction. The bridge will reopen Saturday, Dec. 15, at 8 a.m. The bridge al
Cohen says Trump knew hush money payments were wrong but still ordered them
President Trump directed Michael Cohen to arrange election-eve hush money paid to two women who claimed affairs with him – and knew the actions were wrong, his former personal attorney said in an interview that aired Friday.
Michael Cohen Slams Trump in First Post-Sentencing Interview: 'The Man Doesn't Tell the Truth'
Disgraced lawyer Michael Cohen claims his former client Donald Trump directed him to arrange illegal “hush money” payments during the 2016 presidential campaign because he was “very concerned” about how affair allegations would affect the election.