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Small Earthquake Strikes Off Coast Of NJ, Queens

Its epicenter was roughly 10 miles east of Navesink Beach, N.J. and 12 miles south of Far Rockaway, Queens.


'Significant Update' to Winter Storm Forecast; More Snow Expected

Just a few hours ago, the National Weather Service was predicting less an inch of snow would fall on Long Island Thursday, but my how things have changed. The weather service now says up to 5 inches could fall in Nassau County and that will likely "cause significant disruptions to the evening commut


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Nassau Woman Stole $72,200 From Medicaid: District Attorney

A Nassau County woman, who was the former owner of a day care center in Brooklyn, was arrested on Monday and charged with stealing tens of thousands of dollars in Medicaid benefits and failing to pay tens of thousands more in taxes, the district attorney said.


Will Amazon HQ2 Rattle Long Island City’s Housing Market? A Real Estate Expert Weighs In

Amazon’s hiring of 25,000 employees at its new Long Island City headquarters will send rents through the roof, a real estate expert says.Getty Images


Mom assaulted on subway after son asked question

The first woman is described by police as black, 25 - 30 years old, with eye glasses. She was last seen wearing a gray shirt, dark colored pants with a black jacket tied around her waist. She also had a black purse over her shoulder.


Nassau Teen Arrested For Hit-And-Run On Electric Scooter

According to police, Yosef Soyonov, 17, of Chestnut Street, was driving a green motorized scooter down thesidewalk of Central Avenueon Sept. 14 around 5:30 p.m. Police say he struck a 54-year-old man who was stepping out of Wok Tov, located at 594 Central Ave., causing himself and his young male pas


Hempstead Town sanitation truck fatally strikes worker

WANTAGH -A sanitation worker was fatally struck by a Town of Hempstead truck Wednesday afternoon, police say.The incident happened around 1:35 p.m. on Bunker Avenue in Wantagh.The victim's name has not been released.


Woman attacked on ‘E’ train after her 8-year-old asked why commuter’s son was ‘wearing a costume’: police

The first individual is a woman, 25 to 30 years old, with eye glasses; last seen wearing a gray shirt, dark colored pants, a black jacket tied around her waist and she had a black purse over her shoulder.


Amazon selects New York and Washington DC for its second headquarters, named HQ2- Technology News, Firstpost

Amazon.com Inc picked America's financial and political capitals for massive new offices on Tuesday, branching out from its home base in Seattle with plans to create more than 25,000 jobs in both New York City and an area just outside Washington, DC.


Nassau Police Save Suicidal Man From Jumping Off Overpass

According to police, a call came in just after 4 p.m. for a man who had climbed over the fence on the Meadowbrook Parkway overpass on Jerusalem Avenue and was threatening to jump. Officers Quizhpi, Barry and Schuerlein arrived and climbed the fence, too, while talking to the 22-year-old man. They ma


Mom chokes, assaults woman on subway after kid asks question: cops

More On:assaultsEx-correction officer, girlfriend charged with beating her mom to deathCity Council demands probe after RFK charity bailed guard-beaterMan gets 27 years for sexually assaulting actress, shoving her onto subway tracksDrunk bum attacks when he doesn't get a dollar


BAD APPLES: Cuomo, De Blasio UNDER FIRE for $1.5 BILLION in Amazon Kickbacks | Sean Hannity

Rallying with@SenGianaris,@RWDSU,@nychange,@ALIGNny, &@MaketheRoadNYto protest#AmazonHQ2coming to#LIC& to say NO to corporate welfare for the richest man in the world.pic.twitter.com/pElSFzz9Oo— Jimmy Van Bramer (@JimmyVanBramer)November 14, 2018


Woman beaten with barbell dies 2 years later; Daughter, correction officer charged with murder

A former New York City correction officer and his 21-year-old girlfriend have been charged in the fatal beating of the woman's mother in Long Island. Nassau County police say 27-year-old Ralph Keppler and 21-year-old Francesca Kiel, both of Lynbrook, are now charged with second-degree murder. Police


Amazon HQ2 Is Coming To Queens, But Not Everyone Is Happy

NEW YORK (WCBS 880)— Amazon has selected Long Island City and Arlington, Virginia, as the two sites for its second headquarters.


Harlem man is largest lottery jackpot winner in New York state history

Bailey, 67, was introduced by lottery officials Wednesday as the record-breaking winner at the Resorts World Casino in Queens.


Cell phone of jogger’s accused killer showed searches on victim, ‘penance’

A cell phone belonging to theaccused killer of Queens jogger Karina Vetranoturned up Web searches featuring her photo, the crime scene – and information on the Sacrament of Penance, jurors heard Tuesday.


Helipads and everything else Amazon is getting out of its deals with New York

The victors, New York and Virginia, delivered. Thefinal deals revealed on Tuesdayshowed they provided total incentives worth about $2.8 billion total — extraordinarily generous offers to a company whose profits in 2017 totaled $3 billion on $178 billion in revenues, and whose founder Jeff Bezos is t


Ocasio-Cortez finds Amazon’s HQ2 in NYC ‘extremely concerning’

The Democratic Socialist, who cruised to victory in the midterm elections after beating Rep. Joe Crowley (D-Queens) in an upset primary win in June, fired off a series of tweets Monday night into Tuesday morning regarding the blockbuster plans.


Mom Beaten on Subway After Son Asked Why Attacker's Child Was Wearing Costume: NYPD

A mother of a young boy was beaten on a city subway after police say her son asked her why the child of another straphanger was wearing a costume. The violence broke out on the E train in Queens Nov. 2 around 1:30 p.m., when the victim's 8-year-old son turned to her and asked why another rider's chi