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  • Groom and friend, both NYPD officers, killed in post-wedding crash

    SHANDAKEN, Ulster County — A groom and his friend, both of whom were off-duty NYPD officers, were killed in a single-car crash after leaving a wedding in Ulster County, police said Monday. The crash happened just before 11:30 p.m. Sunday on Oliveria Road in Shandaken. A local resident who heard but did not witness the crash called 911, police said. John M. Martinez, 39, of Hauppauge, was likely behind the wheel of a 2018 Maserati, which he rented, according to  […]

  • Cop delivers baby deer by emergency C-section in NJ

    WARREN COUNTY, New Jersey — A New Jersey police officer saved a fawn by performing an emergency C-section on the baby deer’s mother after she was hit  by a car. Animal Control Officer Robert Lagonera  was called to the scene of a pregnant doe that had been hit by a vehicle around 3:30 a.m. on Sunday, the Washington Township Police Department  wrote in a Facebook post. The doe died of its injuries, but the fawn was still moving inside of […]

  • Brooklyn students stage ‘walk-in’ in response to deadly Texas school shooting

    PARK SLOPE, Brooklyn — As the nation reels from the latest mass school shooting in which 10 people were killed, dozens of students at a Brooklyn school staged a walk-in Monday to honor victims and demand stricter gun laws. Students from William Alexander Middle School 51, a Brooklyn middle school, rallied in response to the Santa Fe School shooting, in which a student is accused of opening fire, killing two teachers and eight of his fellow students Friday morning. The […]

  • Pedestrian struck, killed in Queens

    EAST ELMHURST, Queens— A man has died after being struck by a vehicle on Northern Boulevard in Queens, police said Monday. Police responded to a 911 call of a pedestrian struck, Monday just after 12:30 a.m., on Northern Boulevard between 100 Street and 100 Street. When officers arrived, they found 47-year-old Carlos Gavilanes, of Queens, lying on the roadway with trauma to his body. Gavilanes was transported to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead. An investigation by the NYPD […]

  • Man groped woman through bedroom window, claimed to be a cop: police

    PROSPECT LEFFERTS GARDENS, Brooklyn– Police are searching for a man wanted for reaching into a window and groping a woman in Brooklyn, then claiming to be a police officer, police said Saturday. On May 12, just before 5 a.m., police said a man was walking on a second floor roof top of a building located near Clarkson Avenue and Rogers Avenue, when he reached into an open bedroom window and groped a 21-year-old woman who was asleep. When the victim […]

  • First book festival comes to the Bronx

    FORDHAM PLAZA, the Bronx— The first ever book festival, an all day event at Fordham Plaza, came to the Bronx, bringing together writers, illustrators, vendors and book lovers to celebrate all things literary. It was started by 29-year-old Saraciea Fennell, a book publicist, who saw a need in her community. “The Bronx is the only borough that seemed to not have a book festival,” Saraciea Fennell, the founder of the Bronx Book Festival, told PIX11. “Brooklyn has one. Queens has […]

  • Clifton firefighters upset over ‘unhealthy’ living conditions

    CLIFTON, New Jersey — It is just temporary housing for firefighters while their permanent firehouse is undergoing asbestos removal. But some in Clifton are crying foul. “These are unhealthy conditions,” Mary Sadrakula, former Clifton City Councilmember, told PIX11. “They shouldn’t have to live like that,” she added. Sadrakula is so upset by the conditions the firefighters from firehouse number 4 have to endure. The four beds inside one trailer are 73 and a half inches long, even though one firefighter […]

  • 93-year-old woman robbed, assaulted on the Upper East Side: police

    UPPER EAST SIDE, Manhattan— Authorities are searching for two men who allegedly assaulted and robbed a 93-year-old woman on the Upper East Side, police said Friday. On Thursday, just after 9 p.m., near East 66th Street and 3rd Avenue,  police said two men approached a 93-year-old woman, snatched her purse, then knocked her to the ground. The alleged thieves then fled on foot east towards 2nd Avenue and then down East 65th Street, according to police. The victim suffered bruises […]

  • Kentucky Derby winner Justify crosses finish line first in muddy Preakness, setting up Triple Crown run at Belmont

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Kentucky Derby winner Justify crosses finish line first in muddy Preakness, setting up Triple Crown run at Belmont.

  • Watch live: Mets vs. Diamondbacks game on PIX11

    The 19th New York Mets baseball season on PIX11 swings into action as the Mets face the Diamondbacks. Click here for the full Mets 2018 schedule.