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NYC babysitter gets 100 years to life for raping two kids, recording the assaults

A Manhattan babysitter who raped two children and recorded the sick crimes will spend 100 years to life behind bars. Milton Narvaez, 36 was sentenced in Manhattan Supreme Court on Friday. Narvaez molested a 6-year-old boy over a period of six years, beginning in February 2008. His other victim,

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-24 03:57:08

Woman killed after losing control of her SUV and crashing on Grand Central Parkway in East Elmhurst

Detectives are investigating what caused a deadly crash on the Grand Central Parkway in East Elmhurst early on Friday morning. Police said the one-car collision occurred just before 3:42 a.m. on March 23 along the eastbound Grand Central Parkway near the Astoria Boulevard overpass. According to law

QNS.COM - 2018-03-24 00:15:28

These NYC Streets Will Be Closed Saturday for March for Our Lives

Thousands are expected to take to the streets of Manhattan Saturday to protest gun violence in the "March for Our Lives." The nationwide march is being organized by the students of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, in response to the massacre at their school that left 17 peo

NBC NEW YORK - 2018-03-24 14:13:40

De Blasio pleads with parole board to reverse decision to free cop killer who executed two NYPD officers

Mayor Bill de Blasio sent the missive roughly 10 days after state officials elected to free Herman Bell, who executed two NYPD cops.(Barry Williams/for New York Daily News) Mayor de Blasio fired off an impassioned letter to the state parole board urging it to reverse the decision to release a man w

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-24 15:40:14

Family of woman slain by her ex-boyfriend fumes as the murderer refuses to apologize for his crime at sentencing

Relatives of a woman murdered execution-style by her jealous ex-boyfriend were outraged at his refusal to express remorse Friday at his sentencing to 25 years to life in prison. "Why? Why won't he say anything?" one sister of 23-year-old victim Michelle Marks cried out from the gallery of Brooklyn

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-23 19:48:33

Brooklyn man convicted of killing Ozone Park imam

Brooklyn resident Oscar Morel has been convicted of killing Ozone Park Imam Maulana Akonjee and his associate, Thara Uddin, Queens District Attorney Richard Brown announced Friday. Morel, 37, was convicted of one count of first-degree murder, two counts of second-degree murder and one count of secon

QCHRON.COM - 2018-03-23 20:21:00

New Yorkers fed up with gun violence take to the streets for the March for Our Lives

New Yorkers turned out in force Saturday in a massive Manhattan demonstration decrying gun violence. A sea of marchers set off from Central Park West at W. 72nd St. after observing a moment of silence for the 17 students and staffers killed at Florida's Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Feb. 14

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-24 17:03:46

Harlem chef Marcus Samuelsson’s Red Rooster eatery sued by black bartender for racial discrimination

A black bartender at Ethiopia-born celeb chef Marcus Samuelsson's Harlem restaurant is suing the Red Rooster for alleged racial discrimination, claiming he was abruptly fired after taking time off to care for his sick mom. Campus Johnson, 43, who lives in Astoria, alleges in a Manhattan Federal Co

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-23 20:33:36

#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

Heating up snowy Manhattan! Demi Lovato models sheer black tank top under flashy coat after having to cancel New Jersey concert due to storm

She had to cancel her Newark, New Jersey concert on Wednesday evening due to the storm that was hitting the area. But the next day Demi Lovato looked like she had not a care in the world as she walked down a snow-lined street in New York City. The Confident singer left the puffy coats and winter boo

DAILY MAIL - 2018-03-22 21:58:20

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

Fatal accident on Grand Central Parkway prompts road closures

QUEENS - A fatal accident on the Grand Central Parkway Friday morning prompted road closures and increased traffic. Around 4:10 a.m., authorities were called about an accident on the eastbound Grand Central Parkway at Northern Boulevard. Investigation revealed that a woman died after the vehicle col

PIX11.COM - 2018-03-23 10:50:10

FDNY firefighter dies battling massive blaze at Harlem movie shoot

A firefighter was killed late Thursday while battling a blaze that broke out at a Harlem building where film crews were shooting a new Edward Norton and Bruce Willis movie, police and fire sources said. The firefighter was briefly reported missing after a mayday call was made from the fiery building

NEW YORK POST - 2018-03-23 05:20:12

Giants trade Jason Pierre-Paul, 2018 fourth-round pick to Buccaneers for 2018 third-round pick, fourth-round pick  

Giants trade DE Jason Pierre-Paul to Buccaneers The Giants have traded Jason Pierre-Paul to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The Daily News has confirmed that new Giants GM Dave Gettleman shipped JPP and the Giants' 2018 fourth-round pick (102nd overall, second of fourth round) to the Bucs in a major Thu


City airport workers' minimum wage raised to $19 per hour

The Port Authority will raise the wages of more than 40,000 workers at all three New York City-area airports - boosting the minimum to $19 an hour by 2023, agency officials voted on Thursday. The employees, including cleaners, wheelchair attendants, baggage handlers, security, and others, will get a

NEW YORK POST - 2018-03-22 19:30:28

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

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


6 Comedy Shows to Catch in NYC This Weekend

'ASSSSCAT 3000' at Upright Citizens Brigade Theater Hell's Kitchen (March 25, 7:30 and 9:30 p.m.). This highly popular weekly show, now at its new location, features a rotating cast of veteran U.C.B. performers as well as special guests from TV and movies who deliver monologues that inspire the ensu

NEW YORK TIMES - 2018-03-22 21:00:08

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


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