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Chase Bank wouldn't deposit wrongfully convicted man's check compensating him for 23 years behind bars - NY Daily News

Darryl Fulton in Franklin Park, Ill., on July 20, 2018. Fulton, who was wrongly convicted, was hassled at a bank while trying to cash his state money for his time in prison. (Antonio Perez / TNS)

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-07-21 00:00:00

Yonkers man indicted in fatal shooting of of carting company worker from Montrose

Heriberto Morales isaccused of killing Timothy Conkling, whose body was found near 342 Ashburton Ave. in Yonkers around 10:50 a.m. on March 1. The 36-year-old had one gunshot wound to his head, Yonkers police said after his body was discovered.

LOHUD.COM - 2018-07-20 20:22:00

Off-duty officer shot after rear-ended in the Bronx

UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS, Bronx (WABC) --An off-duty officer from Long Island was shot after a car wreck in the Bronx early Saturday morning.The incident was reported at Sedgwick Avenue and East 183rd Street around 6 a.m.Authorities say the off-duty Hempstead police officer was rear-ended by a car with mu

ABC7NY.COM - 2018-07-21 12:48:26

AMBER Alert: Search for missing child, father in Queens

The abduction occurred at 9035 Van Wyck Expressway, in Queens, New York at about 9:55 PM on Friday.

ABC7NY.COM - 2018-07-21 09:29:36

Mount Vernon Man Accused of Illegal Dumping In Yonkers

YONKERS, NY — An off-duty Yonkers policeman saw someone dumping a bunch of leaky, rusty paint cans on a grassy area on Sweetfield Circle near Cypress Street on Monday evening.

PATCH - 2018-07-20 18:27:01

Husband Arrested in Bronx Woman's Strangling Death: NYPD

Maria Pena, 62, was pronounced dead by emergency responders after they were called to her apartment inside the Monroe Houses at Soundview Avenue Thursday evening, according to police.

NBC NEW YORK - 2018-07-21 01:32:14

$7.5 million in heroin, fentanyl seized in massive Bronx drug bust; 5 arrested

SOUNDVIEW, The Bronx — An estimated $7.5 million worth of heroin and fentanyl was seized in a massive raid at an alleged drug packaging mill in the Soundview neighborhood of the Bronx Wednesday night, according to the city’s Special Narcotics Prosecutor’s Office.

PIX11.COM - 2018-07-19 21:18:22

Lispatty is best in Yonkers F & M Open

YONKERS, NY, Friday, July 20, 2018-Pocket-sitting fave Lispatty (Joe Bongiorno, $5.50) picked off pace-setting Caviart Cherie (Jason Bartlett) Friday night (July 20th), winning Yonkers Raceway's $44,000 Filly and Mare Open Handicap Pace.

HARNESS LINK.COM - 2018-07-21 14:49:00

Want to be part of 'The Hunger Games' experience? Catch it in concert at the County Center!

That's because the event, The Hunger Games in Concert, is a live musical experience featuring a an orchestra performing the movie's acclaimed score by James Newton Howard.

LOHUD.COM - 2018-07-20 23:30:00

Bronx Man Killed in Peekskill

Khalil Lyons, 22, of the Bronx, was shot dead in Peekskill on Friday afternoon, July 13, apparently after an argument.

HIGHLANDSCURRENT.COM - 2018-07-20 13:46:14

Three people stabbed on Yonkers Avenue

One of them was stabbed in the chest and is at a hospital, but his injury is not believed to be life-threatening, Singer said. The other two people were stabbed in the abdomen and hand, and were treated and released from a hospital, he said.


How Dangerous Is Asbestos From the Steam Pipe Explosion in New York?

The authorities detected asbestos in steam pouring from the pipe that ruptured in Manhattan's Flatiron distict on Thursday, raising concerns about a substance that can cause a number of severe health problems, including lung cancer. The presence of asbestos was not surprising: It was commonly used a

NEW YORK TIMES - 2018-07-20 14:33:34

Convicted killer gets 9 more years behind bars in slashing of Rikers Island correction officer - NY Daily News

A Brooklyn gangbanger who killed a romantic rival will spend another nine years behind bars for his role in a vicious slashing on a Rikers Island correction officer in 2015.Darnell Green choked correction officer Ray Calderon from behind while another inmate sliced his face from cheek to ear and sla

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-07-20 00:00:00

2 Yonkers DPW workers plead guilty to misconduct charge: DA

The two employees — Romario Moore, a 51-year-old Yonkers man, and Robert Parisi, a 52-year-old Peekskill man — were paid by a Yonkers resident in 2016 to use their garbage trucks to move prohibited commercial construction debris, according to a felony complaint.

LOHUD.COM - 2018-07-19 23:30:00

Pair Arrested After $57K Found Hidden In SUV In Fort Lee

Ernie Sosa, 33, and Xiomara Castillo, 32, both of Jersey City, were arrested during a narcotics investigation by county authorities, said acting Bergen County Prosecutor Dennis Calo.

PATCH - 2018-07-19 19:19:04

Yonkers schools will offer free meals for all students

Superintendent Edwin Quezada told the Board of Education that the district has received a federal low-income designation that will allow it to be reimbursed for meals it serves to students. The designation, known as a Community Eligibility Provision, frees the district from having to collect money f


Agent Q returns to Yonkers F & M Pace

YONKERS, N.Y. – Trainer Chris Oakes will start Agent Q in Friday night’s $44,000 Filly and Mare Open Handicap Pace at Yonkers Raceway, but in the daughter of Western Terror’s previous local start, the pair were on less friendly grounds.Agent Q’s only other races at the Hilltop came in the eliminatio

HARNESS LINK.COM - 2018-07-21 01:48:00

12 suspects in mistaken killing of Bronx teen indicted on murder charges

Five of the defendants--Jonaiki Martinez Estrella, Antonio Rodriguez Hernandez Santiago, Jose Muniz, Manuel Rivera, and Elvin Garcia--have been indicted on first-degree murder and intentional murder which included torture, according to the Bronx District Attorney's office. They face up to life in pr


Club shooting suspect acquitted of top murder count, found guilty of manslaughter

A Manhattan jury acquitted a party promoter of a top murder count Thursday for spraying the outside of a Flatiron club with bullets, killing a young mother and wounding two.The panel, which deliberated for a little over a day, did find Dalone “Smack” Jamison guilty ofmanslaughter for the tragic deat

NEW YORK POST - 2018-07-20 02:27:50

Nurse found strangled to death inside Queens home: cops

A Queens woman was strangled to death inside her home near Kennedy Airport — and discovered by her concerned brothers, who checked on her after she wasn’t answering phone calls, police and relatives said.