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Jeremy Tanner is a senior digital news producer for PIX11. He has worked as a reporter and photographer in New York City, San Francisco and Brazil.

He joined PIX11 in 2009 and holds a joint master's degree in journalism and Caribbean and Latin American studies.

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    Paula Deen deletes photo of son in brownface after Twitter reacts

    NEW YORK – Paula Deen is once again being blasted for a lack of racial sensitivity after the former celebrity chef tweeted a photo of her son in brownface. Deen, 68, posted a photo of herself as Lucille Ball and her son Bobby dressed as Ricky Ricardo, who was played by Cuban-born actor Desi Arnaz, with his face painted a yellowish-tan color.  Deen tweeted, “Lucyyyyyyy!  You got a lot of esplainin’ to do #TransformationTuesday @BobbyDeen.” The former Food Network chef was […]

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    Teen charged in fatal DC metro stabbing of Kevin Sutherland, ex-intern for Conn. congressman: report

    WASHINGTON — District of Columbia police have arrested the man suspected of fatally stabbing a former intern for Connecticut Congressman Jim Himes on a Metro train Saturday. Officers arrested Jasper Spires Monday and charged him with first-degree murder in the deadly attack. Kevin Sutherland, 24, an American University grad from Connecticut, was riding the Red Line when he was stabbed to death on Independence Day.  Sutherland’s friends told police the attack appeared to be random, taking place on a crowded train. According to court records, police […]

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    Miami-Dade judge recognizes former middle school pal in heartbreaking reunion

    HIALEAH, Florida – A bond hearing at a Miami-Dade courtroom became the scene of an emotional reunion for two former middle school classmates who found themselves on either side of the law. Arthur Booth, 49, faces burglary, grand theft, fleeing and resisting arrest charges after Hialeah police arrested him following a wild car chase Thursday. Dressed in an orange jumpsuit, he shuffled uncomfortably while the Judge, Mindy Glazer spoke.  While he may not have recognized her at first, when Glazer […]

  • Sightseeing bus strikes, pins pedestrian in Greenwich Village

    GREENWICH VILLAGE – A double-decker City Sightseeing bus struck and badly injured a man walking across a Greenwich Village street Friday. The bus left the unidentified victim pinned near W 4th Street and 6th Avenue. The man was rushed to Bellevue hospital in serious condition. This is a developing story; refresh for updates.

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    Cat stuck in truck’s engine compartment survives 28-mile ride to NJ chocolate plant

    HACKETTSTOWN – A Mars Chocolate employee called police after finding a fury hitchhiker trapped in the engine compartment of his truck Thursday morning. The orange tabby had somehow lodged itself in the fan blades of the employee’s Nissan truck before the car embarked on the 28-mile ride from East Stroudsburg, Penn., to Hackettstown, N.J. Officers managed to free the adorable stowaway, which leapt unharmed from the engine compartment. “After a brief foot chase, the cat was caught by police,” Hackettstown […]

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    Disturbing Facebook video leads to animal cruelty charges for Brooklyn man

    SUNSET PARK – At night, the animal’s cries would pierce the air as the Brooklyn man beat his dog, according to a neighbor whose disturbing Facebook video has been shared thousands of times and eventually led to an arrest. The video is difficult to watch — it shows a man holding a broomstick over a dog as it cowers in the corner of the backyard.  He appears to strike the pooch repeatedly as it yelps and cries. “I yelled at him last night when I went […]

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    Brooklyn manhole fires cause major subway delays during evening commute

    BROOKLYN – Several manhole fires have snarled subway service in Brooklyn Wednesday afternoon. The fires broke out in Con Edison manholes on Bergen Street, halting service along the F line between Jay St. and 4th Avenue.  “If at all possible, customers are asked to delay their commute home,” the MTA said. Passengers for Bergen St, Carroll St, and Smith-9 Sts should take B57 or B61 buses. There is also no G service between Bedford-Nostrand and Church Av.  Passengers for Fulton […]

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    Amber Alert canceled for 3-year-old girl abducted in East Harlem

    EAST HARLEM, Manhattan — An Amber Alert has been canceled after a 3-year-old girl was reported abducted from an East Harlem clinic. The girl was found safely around 3:20 p.m., in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn the NYPD tweeted. According to police, Patrick Giblin, 50, took the girl from a mental health clinic at 345 E. 102nd St. Giblin, who police say is suicidal and suffers from PTSD, is now in police custody. It’s unknown if the two are related. THIS IS A […]

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    Thieves jump motorcyclist, steal dirt bike from under him on Bronx street: police

    WEST BRONX – Two men attacked a motorcyclist in broad daylight along a busy street, punching him and knocking him off his dirt bike, according to police. Surveillance video shows the 24-year-old pulling up to a red light at the corner of Valentine Avenue and East 184th Street Friday when a man in a light-colored, long-sleeve shirt and dark pants springs off the curb and locks his arm around the biker’s neck.  Amid the struggle, the victim’s helmet pops off and the […]

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    Paris Hilton airplane prank was ‘scariest moment’ of her life

    An Egyptian television host convinced Paris Hilton that their plane was plummeting to certain, fiery death in a prank that she called the “scariest moment of my life.” The host, Egyptian actor Ramez Galal, recently convinced Hilton to take an aerial tour of Dubai with him while she was attending the opening of a new hotel.  Little did she know, the “tour” was actually being filmed from all angles inside the plane for the show “Ramez in Control.” After sitting down […]


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