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Exclusive: Mother of teen fatally shot in Jersey City speaks out
JERSEY CITY, N.J.— The mother of 17-year-old Jayden Fondeur spoke exclusively to PIX 11 News on Wednesday, less than 24 hours after her son was shot and killed.
Disturbing surveillance videos show slain 15-year-old trying to outrun New York City gang
Video shows the teen racing down East 183rd Street toward Bathgate Avenue just after 11:35 p.m., running so fast that he lost his sandals, with multiple men and two cars at his heels.
Brooklyn cop shocked when fellow officer tases his groin
The butter-fingered NYPD officer was carrying two Tasers, a pair of body cameras and two batteries through the 72nd Precinct station house in Sunset Park around 11:15 p.m. Sunday when he lost his hold on one of the shock weapons, sources said.
Interactive museum dedicated to optical illusions opens in Manhattan
Get your cameras ready because you might not believe your eyes.TheMuseum of Illusionsis opening on September 20th at the corner of West 14th Street and 8th Avenue in Chelsea.It's based on a concept that has found success in other locations across the globe.It features dozens of interactive exhibits
Woman looking for owner of pit bull that attacked, killed puppy
"The more I tried to pull her away from the pit bull, the more the pit bull went into her neck and had her neck in his mouth dangling," Bunch said.
NYPD Cop Sentenced for Transporting Cocaine, Accepting Bribe
What to KnowAn NYPD officer was sentenced to 6 years in state prison for transporting cocaine in exchange for money, prosecutors said WednesdayJohnny Diaz was sentenced to six years in prison helping to transport a kilogram of cocaine in exchange for $4,000, according to prosecutorsPleaded guilty to
Man who torched Brooklyn garage thought cars 'were being used for sex'
Avon Stephens, 23, confessed to torching one of the biggest parking garages in the greater New York City area, authorities said in a federal criminal complaintStephens is said to be the man who was caught on surveillance footage leaving the Kings Plaza Shopping Center in Brooklyn before the fire bro
Officer, wife accused of using dead mom's ID to steal $300K
Edward Ian St. Hill, 52, and Maria Ramos, 45, of Marine Park, Brooklyn, were arraigned Tuesday on a 101-count indictment.
5-year-old struck by car in Brooklyn
BOROUGH PARK, Brooklyn (WABC) --A 5-year-old child is in the hospital after being struck by a car in Brooklyn Wednesday.It happened around 2:30 p.m. on 13th Avenue in Borough Park.It does not appear the injuries are life threatening, and the child was rushed to Maimonides Hospital.The driver stayed
Inside Casey Neistat's Battery Park City Apt; Braven Opened a Bar in Bushwick; NYC Food Bingo Card
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Beagle Puppy Tied to NYC Pole, Badly Beaten Outside Shop
“In rescue, we see a lot of horror and tragedy, but this is probably the worst that I have seen in my rescue lifetime,” the president of the animal rescue rehabilitating Cleo said
Video Shows Robber, NYC Deli Clerk Grappling Over Gun
Bodega Owner Fights Off RobberA Bronx deli clerk wrestled a gun away from a would-be robber in a harrowing attack caught on video.The NYPD says a man placed a food order on Monday before going behind the counter, displaying the gun and demanding cash.When the clerk hesitated, the man struck him on t
How I Get It Done: Ariel Palitz, New York City’s First “Nightlife Mayor”
Last fall, New York City mayorBill de Blasioannouncedthe formation of anOffice of Nightlifeas well as a hunt for the perfect person to lead the department, a role he called the “nightlife mayor.” In March 2018, heappointedPalitz, 47, who owned and operated the nightclub Sutra Lounge for ten years an
Fast-growing fire breaks out at Kings Plaza Mall parking garage in Brooklyn: FDNY
MILL BASIN, Brooklyn — A fast-growing fire is burning through the parking garage of Kings Plaza Shopping Center in Brooklyn on Monday, authorities said.
Can New York’s bold plan to close its jail on Rikers Island build a more just city?
In 2017, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo convened a state commission to examine the possibility of closing Rikers. The commission agreed that it was possible, but it would require repurposing some old facilities, and building a collection of smaller new jails. In mid-August of this year, New York Cit
Some Roads, Subways Flooded as Florence Remnants Reach NYC
A mid-day thunderstorm sent water pouring into some subway stations and forced drivers to navigate flooded streets on Tuesday. Videos and photos taken by commuters and bystanders captured some of the flooding, including water cascading down onto a train in Penn Station. More rain is expected to hit
New York City expanding number of 'Gridlock Alert' days
For the first time, the days will include the week of the United Nations General Assembly, scheduled for September 24th to October 1st.
23-Year-Old Torched NYC Mall Garage, Sparking Inferno: Cops
What to KnowMore than 100 cars were damaged in a seven-alarm inferno at the Kings Plaza parking garage Monday; a 23-year-old man is accused of arsonTwenty-one people, 18 of them firefighters, were hurt; all of the victims are expected to be OKKings Plaza has more than 120 stores, including Macy's, B
Brooklyn Man Started Massive Kings Plaza Mall Fire, Cops Say
BROOKLYN, NEW YORK -- A man was arrested for starting a massive seven-alarm fire in a Kings Plaza mall garage that injured 21 people, police said.
NYPD cop and wife busted for cashing dead mom’s benefits
An NYPD officer and his wife have been busted for quietly pocketing his dead mom’s benefits, police sources told The Post.Officer Edward St. Hill and Maria Ramos are expected to appear before Brooklyn Supreme Court Justice Danny Chun on Tuesday to be arraigned on a new indictment that accuses them o