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Susan Trott: Woman Found Dead With Throat Slashed in NYC Apartment
Police entered the apartment and saw blood in the living room. There was a trail of it leading to the bedroom, where Trott was lying on her back with her throat slashed. Police said Trott was fully clothed and nothing appeared to have been stolen from the apartment, asreportedby theNew York Times.Po
Man dies in jump from George Washington Bridge
The man, who has not been identified, jumped from the eastbound lower level of the bridge at around 6:15 p.m., said Rudy King, a spokesman for the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey. The victim was about 30 years old, King said.
Drag racer dies after car smashes into traffic pole
Soon after midnight on Sunday, the driver of the black Honda Civic — identified by a friend as 30-year-old Jesus Santiago — lost control of his car and slammed into the traffic-light pole near the corner of Review Avenue and Van Dam Street in Sunnyside, cops said.
NYC Weather: Near-Freezing Low Possible As Fall Chill Sets In
Sunshine is expected throughout the week, with the mercury reaching a high near 54 degrees on Monday as temperatures "rebound" from the weekend chill, the weather servicesays.
Grisel Rodriguez of PS 82 in Jamaica chosen as Principal of the Month
“This is her third year at the school,” said Jasmin Anderton, a special education teacher at PS 82. “Every year, the grades have been up at the school and [the students] have started meeting the standards for ELA and Math.”
Men Posed as Utility Workers, Robbed Woman in NYC: Police
What to KnowPolice say two men posing as utility workers robbed a woman of $2,500 after making their way into her homeThe NYPD says the men knocked on the door of the home near Oriental Boulevard and Ocean Avenue in Brooklyn on Thursday afternoonAuthorities say once they got inside, they demanded mo
Nearly 3000 NYPD body cameras pulled after one explodes in police precinct
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. - The NYPD has recalled nearly 3,000 body cameras worn by police officers on patrol after one camera exploded inside of a precinct on Staten Island. A Vievu model LE-5 body camera exploded moments after an officer wearing it noticed the device beginning to smoke and immediately t
Jewelry Bought From Vending Machine With Stolen Credit Card
Published at 10:55 PM EDT on Oct 21, 2018 | Updated at 12:11 AM EDT on Oct 22, 2018 A man used a fraudulent credit card to buy $13,000 of jewelry from a vending machine in Brooklyn, police said. (Published Monday, Oct. 22, 2018) A man used a fraudulent credit card to buy $13,000 of jewelry from a ve
2 Men Dead, 1 Woman In Critical Condition After Being Found Unconscious in NJ Home: Police
Police didn't immediately provide any details about what happened to the three people Two men died and one woman was in critical condition after they were found unconscious in a home in Newark on Sunday, police said. Police responding to a 911 call found the three people unconscious inside a home on
Victim Of Fatal Route 4 Crash ID'd: Police
BERGEN COUNTY, NJ — The identity of the pedestrian killed in a fatal Route 4 crash in Elmwood Park Friday has been released.Edier Lopez, 47, of Paterson, was positively identified by a family member Sunday at the Bergen County Medical Examiner's Office, said Elmwood Park Police Chief Michael Foligno
Largest Ship Ever Built for British Navy Visits New York
AP Photo/Eduardo Munoz AlvarezThe HMS Queen Elizabeth, Britain's largest warship, anchors near the Lower New York Bay, Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018, in New York.
Driver dead after slamming into traffic pole in Queens
A driver was killed when he slammed into a traffic light pole in Queens early Sunday. The accident happened shortly before 1 a.m. in the vicinity of Review Avenue and Van Dam Street in Sunnyside. Police say a man driving a 1997 Honda Civic was traveling westbound on Review Avenue when he struck the
2 men charged in Georgia officer’s fatal shooting
SNELLVILLE, Ga. — Two teen-aged suspects have been charged, including one man who remains on the loose, in connection with the fatal shooting of a George police officer who was killed while responding to a suspicious vehicle parked near a middle school, authorities said Sunday.Gwinnett County Police
Special Weather Statement Issued As Winds Pound NYC
SundayMostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a steady temperature around 46. Breezy, with a northwest wind 14 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.
Men posed as utility workers rob 88-year-old woman in Brooklyn: police
MANHATTAN BEACH, Brooklyn — Two men who posed as utility workers in Brooklyn and robbed an 88-year-old woman are on the run, and police are asking the public's help locating them.
2nd Proud Boys member arrested for violent NYC brawl - WND
A second member of the far-right group Proud Boys was arrested and arraigned Friday one week after a violent brawl outside a New York City Republican club. The arrest came after the group’s leader, Gavin McInnes, said he was arranging for the surrender of members wanted by the New York Police Depart
AccuWeather: Chilly, windy Sunday in NY area
The New York City Department of Buildings advised all builders, contractors, crane operators, and property owners to secure their construction sites, buildings, and equipment due to the high winds.
Brooklyn witches place hex on Brett Kavanaugh
The Witches of Bushwick upheld their promise to“hex” Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaughon Saturday night, carving his name into a black candle, dousing it in “Revenge Oil” and then setting it on fire in a private ceremony in the Brooklyn neighborhood.The goal was “exposing the fact that he’s a cr
Son Dead, Father Wounded After Stabbing in NYC: Police
Police found the two men with stab wounds to their chests late Friday evening, the NYPD said A father was wounded and his son was killed in a stabbing after the two men got into an argument with another man, police saidThe 56-year-old father and his 35-year-old son allegedly beat up another man afte
Cab driver in Flushing and speedster in LIC killed in two fatal crashes just eight hours apart - QNS.com
Eight hours later, cops responded to another deadly, one-car collision — this time in Long Island City — which also claimed a driver’s life.