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  • 3 male correction officers accused of repeatedly sexually abusing inmates at Brooklyn prison

    NEW YORK — Three male correction officers have been arrested on charges they sexually abused female prisoners at a federal prison in Brooklyn. Prosecutors say one of the men, Carlos Richard Martinez, could face life in prison if he is convicted of charges he repeatedly raped an inmate who he knew spoke minimal English, had few visitors and would eventually be deported. According to the criminal complaint, Martinez was responsible for conducting rounds to identify and deter staff sexual abuse and […]

  • Woman, 58, possibly innocent bystander, shot in the chest at Bronx park

    THE BRONX — A 58-year-old woman was shot in the chest while standing in a park in a Bronx park Wednesday afternoon. It happened around 5 p.m. at a park in the area of Bronxwood Avenue and Pelham Parkway. Police are investigating whether or not the woman was an innocent bystander in the incident or the intended target. A source close to the investigation tells PIX11 the woman is a nanny, who was on her way to pick up the child she cared for and […]

  • Police search for newborn baby they believe was tossed in the trash in Brooklyn

    BROWNSVILLE, Brooklyn — Police in Brooklyn are searching for a newborn baby they fear might have been tossed in the trash, police sources said Wednesday. Officers responded to an apartment on Sackman Street in Brownsville after a family member called the police. Sources say the mother possibly had a stillborn birth and tossed the baby. Police are searching nearby trash, incinerators and a nearby school after NYPD dogs picked up on a suspicious scent in the bathroom. This is a developing […]

  • Newark Airport re-opens after engine caught fire on United Airlines flight

    NEWARK, N.J. — Newark Liberty International Airport has re-opened after an engine caught fire on a San Francisco-bound flight Tuesday night. United Airlines Flight 1579 from Newark to San Francisco was supposed to depart at 9:22 p.m. The plane was taxiing down the runway when the tower notified the crew of flames from one of the engines. The crew immediately halted the plane and deployed chutes to evacuate the passengers. Buses were dispatched to the tarmac to transport approximately 124 passengers safely […]

  • Britain raises terror threat level to critical, meaning another attack may be imminent

    MANCHESTER, England — Prime Minister Theresa May says Britain’s threat level from terrorism has been raised to critical — meaning an attack may be imminent. May says Salman Abadi, the suicide bomber who killed 22 people at a concert in Manchester, may have been part of a bigger network. She said Abadi was born and raised in Britain. The level previously stood at the second-highest rung of “severe” for several years. May said critical status means armed soldiers may be […]

  • Firefighters battle blaze at East Flatbush apartment building

    EAST FLATBUSH, Brooklyn — Firefighters are battling a blaze that has ripped through all four stories of an apartment building in East Flatbush Tuesday afternoon. It started just after 4:30 p.m. at a building on Linden Boulevard. The fire quickly escalated to a 3-alarm fire. No injuries have been reported. This is a developing story; check back for updates and get the PIX11 News app to stay informed all day.

  • Girl, 8, struck by hit-and-run driver in Marine Park

    MARINE PARK, Brooklyn — An 8-year-old girl was struck by a hit-and-run driver in Marine Park Saturday afternoon, police say. The crash happened around 6:30 p.m. at Avenue P and East 31st Street. Police say a red 2001-2002 Honda Accord struck the girl with the front passenger side wheel. The car sustained damage to the headlight. The child was transported to a local hospital with a head injury and is in stable condition. Police are still looking for the driver. PIX11 News’ […]

  • 13-1 shot Cloud Computing springs upset in Preakness

    BALTIMORE — Cloud Computing ran down Classic Empire in the final strides Saturday to win the Preakness by a head. The 13-1 long shot was one of five fresh horses in the Preakness that didn’t run two weeks ago in the Kentucky Derby. Derby winner Always Dreaming and Classic Empire dueled throughout most of the race before Classic Empire stuck his nose in front midway on the far turn. It looked as if Classic Empire would go on to win, […]

  • Man dead of apparent suicide following standoff at Long Island church: police

    CENTER MORICHES, N.Y. — A man has died of an apparent suicide after a standoff with police inside a church on Long Island Friday afternoon. Police responded to St. John’s Catholic Church in Center Moriches around 1:30 p.m. A retired NYPD sergeant observed a man attempting to set a vehicle on fire in the parking lot and called 911. Responding officers followed the man, John Beneventano, into the church and Benevento threw a gas can at officers and attempted to light […]

  • Awning breaks toddler’s fall from third-floor window at New Jersey home

    ELIZABETH, N.J. — A toddler is expected to be OK after an awning broke his fall when he tumbled from a third-floor window in New Jersey Friday night, police sources say. It happened just after 8 p.m. in Elizabeth, N.J. The father told PIX11 News he was doing dishes with his wife and thought his brother was putting the 3-year-old boy to bed. Somehow the child got into the spare bedroom and fell from the window, which miraculously broke the child’s fall. […]