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Livery cab driver shot multiple times in the Bronx: police

SOUNDVIEW, the Bronx - A livery cab driver is in critical, but stable condition after he was shot multiple times and robbed in the Bronx early Saturday. Around 12:45 a.m., livery cab driver, Jeffrey Cisnero Camacho, 26, dropped off a passenger outside of 1338 Morrison Ave. in Soundview when the male

PIX11.COM - 2018-03-17 14:30:13

Queens man charged in gang-related killing of teen, officials say

A Queens man was charged in connection with the death of a teenager in February, officials said on Friday. Photo Credit: Theodore Parisienne A 19-year-old Queens man was extradited from Maryland earlier this week on charges he and others killed a teenager in February in what NYPD investigators bel

AMNY.COM - 2018-03-16 22:27:00

Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do

USA TODAY - 2018-03-15 18:41:22

St. Patrick's Day Parade route, street closures

NEW YORK - Manhattan's Fifth Avenue will become a river of green and thunder with the sounds of more than 100 marching bands Saturday in the 257th edition of New York City's St. Patrick's Day parade. The parade starts at 11 a.m. and typically lasts for nearly six hours, taking an estimated 150,000 m

PIX11.COM - 2018-03-17 12:19:48

Dad in murder-suicide tried to get back with mother of slain baby

Terrance Briggs (left) went on a murderous rampage before killing himself Wednesday morning.Facebook; Gabriella Bass The killer Brooklyn dad was drinking Hennessy and tried to get back with the mother of his slain daughter before going on a murderous rampage and committing suicide, sources told The

NEW YORK POST - 2018-03-15 19:29:15

Train service suspended into New York City

NEW YORK (FOX5NY) - NJ Transit and Amtrak train service between Newark and New York was suspended on Friday morning due to a bridge being stuck in the open position. The aging Portal Bridge was not able to close properly. NJ Transit said that PATH was cross-honoring tickets at Newark, Hoboken and 33

FOX5NY.COM - 2018-03-16 12:49:00

After lockdown, Forest Hills High School explains two threats were received on consecutive days

In response to the shooting threat that sent Forest Hills High School into a lockdown on March 15, the administration held an impromptu meeting that evening to fully explain the situation to parents, and he revealed that two threats were actually received. The first was received the previous day, wh

QNS.COM - 2018-03-16 22:30:06

70-Year-Old Man Beaten, Robbed by 5 Men in NYC: NYPD

A 70-year-old man was attacked in his apartment building by a group of men who beat him and robbed his home, police said. The group approached the victim inside his apartment building at Beach Avenue and Archer Street in the Bronx on March 7, the NYPD said. They punched, kicked and hit him with a

NBC NEW YORK - 2018-03-17 14:18:25

2 FDNY members among 7 soldiers killed in Iraq helicopter crash

Two FDNY members -- a lieutenant and a fire marshal - are among the seven soldiers killed in a helicopter crash in Iraq. They are among the four members of the 106th Rescue Wing of the New York Air National Guard, based in Westhampton Beach, killed in the crash. One of the firefighters, Christopher

ABC7NY.COM - 2018-03-16 18:12:33

Cops looking for masked duo who held up a Queens Village pharmacy at gunpoint

Police are looking for two men who robbed a Queens Village pharmacy at gunpoint and took off with prescription medications. According to police, at 5:05 a.m. on March 11, two unknown men wearing masks and gloves entered a CVS, located at 219-39 89th Ave., and encountered a 21-year-old male employee.

QNS.COM - 2018-03-16 20:30:14

Nearly 200 pounds of marijuana seized in Queens drug bust

FLUSHING, Queens - Nearly 200 pounds of marijuana worth about $500,000 was recovered during a drug bust in Queens Tuesday afternoon. About $500,000 worth of marijuana seized in Queens drug bust (NYPD) Two on-duty plain-clothed officers observed three males in front of a Flushing home exchanging larg


Man slashed, stabbed in front of Manhattan CVS: police

GREENWICH VILLAGE, Manhattan - A man was slashed and stabbed in front of a CVS in Greenwich Village on Friday, police said. Police said victim, 23, was approached by a man around 6:05 a.m. in front of a CVS on 5th Avenue between West 13th and 14th Streets. The man verbally threatened the victim then

PIX11.COM - 2018-03-17 01:26:21

Fire breaks out near LIRR tracks in Queens; multiple lines suspended

JAMAICA, Queens - Multiple Long Island Railroad lines were suspended Friday after a fire broke out near tracks in Jamaica. The rubbish fire started around 1 p.m. near 187th Street and 90th Avenue, FDNY said. The fire is located near the LIRR's tracks at Hillside, the LIRR tweeted. Service was suspen

PIX11.COM - 2018-03-16 18:00:51

Police identify bat-wielding man fatally shot after beating 2 on Long Island

GREAT NECK, NY - Authorities have identified the man who was fatally shot by police after he allegedly swung a baseball bat into two people's heads. Michael Delloyd Ward, 46, died after he was fatally shot by Long Island police when he beat two people with a bat (NCPD) Michael Delloyd Ward, 46, got


Cops seize nearly $500,000 in marijuana during a major Flushing drug bust

Six individuals face drug possession and other charges after cops conducted a massive bust at a Flushing residence this week which led to the seizure of nearly 200 pounds of marijuana and ketamine. On March 13 at around 2:20 p.m., officers from the 109th Precinct Anti-Crime Unit were on plain-clothe

QNS.COM - 2018-03-15 20:45:13

Ozone Park woman dies in Route 6 crash

An Ozone Park woman died last Saturday after she moved into oncoming traffic on State Route 6 in Rockland County and hit a car head on, state police said. Loreal Maldinaldo, 28, was driving west on the highway when her vehicle crossed the double yellow line and hit a 2017 Ford Van that was traveling


Flushing man hit the 'jackpot' by rigging ATMs to steal almost $250,000 in cash: DA

Using high-tech skills and a doctored debit card, a Flushing man allegedly turned two Queens ATMs into slot machines that dispensed nearly a quarter-million dollars in cash to thieves, prosecutors announced on Wednesday. Eric Salazar Montano, 33, of Hollis Court in the Auburndale section of Flushing

QNS.COM - 2018-03-15 19:15:32

Construction worker killed at Jamaica site

A 34-year-old construction worker from the Bronx was killed Tuesday in a forklift accident at the site of the old Mary Immaculate Hospital in Jamaica. NYPD said a 911 call was received at 10:54 a.m. Upon their arrival they found Edgar Pazmina of Westchester Avenue, unconscious and unresponsive. The


Forest Hills High School on lockdown

FOREST HILLS, Queens - Students at Forest Hills High School are on lockdown Thursday as police investigate a possible threat, authorities said. Police described it as a "soft lockout." "Everything is alright, it's just precautionary, kids and teachers all ok," the NYPD 112th Precinct tweeted. Soft l


Police: Bronx man stopped on Thruway had more than a pound of cocaine

WOODBURY - State police said a Bronx man had more than a pound of cocaine in his possession when he was stopped on the Thruway in Woodbury on Wednesday night. State police said troopers stopped Alexander Zapata, 26, of the Bronx, for a vehicle and traffic violation just after 10 p.m. Wednesday. An i