Multiple fatalities at Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England

Recent Articles
  • Birdwatcher finds dead woman in Queens park

    OAKLAND GARDENS, Queens — A birdwatcher discovered a woman’s body in a Queens park on Sunday, according to police. At around 2 p.m. a birdwatcher was walking in a very wooded area of Alley Pond Park in Queens when he came across a grisly scene, an unconscious and unresponsive woman lying in the woods. The birdwatcher immediately called 911 but the woman was already dead, according to authorities. The cause of death is still unknown, and police are not sure if there was foul […]

  • Woman wanted for spraying unknown substance in a bus driver’s eyes, causing a burning sensation

    BEDFORD-STUYVESANT, Brooklyn — A woman captured on a surveillance camera spraying an unknown substance in a bus operator’s face is being sought by police, the NYPD said Monday. The incident occurred at around 11 p.m. May 19 at Marcus Garvey Boulevard and Lafayette Avenue, according to police. An MTA NYC bus B15 was dropping off passengers when an unidentified passenger sprayed an unknown substance in the bus operator’s face, causing discomfort and a burning sensation, according to police. The unidentified spraying suspect is […]

  • Teen indicted in knifepoint rape, robbery of Queens shopkeeper

    QUEENS, N.Y. — A teenager was indicted Friday in the knifepoint rape and robbery of a shopkeeper in Queens, the borough’s district attorney said. “The allegations in this case are very disturbing,” Queens District Attorney Richard Brown said in a statement. Donovan Fenton, of Brooklyn, allegedly walked into a discount shop on Jamaica Avenue on May 6 and pulled out a knife then threatened to kill the shopkeeper who was working there, prosecutors said. He allegedly ordered the 50-year-old victim […]

  • 80-year-old man killed when large tree falls onto his car in N.Y.

    UPPER NYACK, N.Y. — An 80-year-old man was killed Thursday when a tree fell on his car, police said. Jerome Muhlenberg was driving in Upper Nyack around 8 a.m. when a large tree fell and smashed his 2012 Honda Accord as he passed Upper Nyack Elementary School on North Broadway, the Clarkstown Police Department said. When help arrived, they found the car was completely covered by the fallen tree, according to authorities. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.

  • ‘Look under the couch cushions’: Winning lotto ticket worth $24 million about to expire

    TRIBECA, Manhattan — A $24 million jackpot is waiting to be claimed, but in just a few days, the life-changing lottery ticket will be worth nothing. A single winning ticket for the May 25, 2016, New York Lotto drawing was purchased at Tribeca’s Renu Corp Grocery & Tobacco, located at 158 Church St., but the winner hasn’t come forward. Prizes expire one year after the drawing so the winner has a week from Thursday to claim their cash. “A lucky […]

  • Package thief ignores ‘warning’ sign, strikes same building 3 times in a week

    MANHATTAN VALLEY, Manhattan — A package thief broke into an apartment building’s mailroom three times in a week, each time ignoring a sign warning him that he was being recorded by security cameras. On Wednesday, police released that video and called for the public’s help to track down the repeat offender. In each case, the burglar used a card and the force of his shoulder to open the mailroom door – marked with a “Warning: Security cameras in use” sign […]

  • Lucky Charms giving away 10,000 marshmallow-only boxes

    Wishes can come true! 10,000 lucky winners will get a box of Lucky Charms Marshmallows! 🍀❤️🌈🎈More info by clicking link in bio. 🎈❤️🎉🌈 A post shared by Lucky Charms (@luckycharms) on May 15, 2017 at 8:51am PDT NEW YORK — Fans of the popular General Mills cereal Lucky Charms are in for a magically delicious surprise. The iconic cereal company announced that they will be giving away an 10,000 boxes of exclusive marshmallow-only cereal. In 2015, Lucky Charms responded to […]

  • Father, son arrested after emaciated dogs found in Long Island home

    MASSAPEQUA, N.Y. — A father and son were arrested Tuesday for allegedly depriving their dogs of food and water for so long that the animals’ bones were showing through their skin, according to the Nassau County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Thomas Skuza and Thomas Skuza Jr., both of Massapequa, each face a misdemeanor charge of failure to provide proper sustenance, the agency said. Both dogs were found at the Skuzas’ home on North Queens Avenue with […]

  • 89-year-old man hit by car in Howard Beach dies from injuries

    HOWARD BEACH, N.Y. — An 89-year-old man who was struck by a car while crossing a busy boulevard in Howard Beach has died from his injuries, police said Tuesday. Robert Falk was crossing Cross Bay Boulevard at 160 Avenue at 1 p.m. on May 7 when a 2012 Honda Pilot struck him with its right front bumper, tossing him to the ground. Falk was taken to a hospital with head trauma and died Sunday, a week after the crash, police said. The […]

  • Woman accused of abandoning 2-year-old Shitzu on side of Long Island highway

    WYANDANCH, N.Y. — A Long Island woman faces animal cruelty charges after she allegedly abandoned a tiny Shitzu on the side of the highway, officials said Monday. The Suffolk County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals said it received a tip on April 14 that there was a dog — a 2-year-old female Shitzu — found in a crate on the side of Sunrise Highway in Babylon. After weeks of investigation, Yvette O’Connor, 39, was charged on Sunday […]