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  • Baby killed after driver runs through red light in Staten Island

    WEST BRIGHTON, Staten Island — A baby was killed in a car crash after a driver ran a red light in Staten Island early Saturday, police said. A 36-year-old mother was in the passenger seat of a 2003 Chevy van driven by a relative, according to police. Police said she was holding her 6-month-old son Damaris Earps in her arms, who was suffering from flu like symptoms and became unresponsive. The van was traveling east on Forest Avenue when it proceeded through […]

  • Local politicians react to US air strikes in Syria

    Many local politicians have voiced support for the air strikes the U.S. and allies in Syria, which came a week after an alleged chemical weapons attack by the Syrian government killed scores of people. Republican congressman Peter King, who is on the Homeland Security and Intelligence committees, said the air strikes in Syria were absolutely necessary in response to the chemical weapons attacks on innocent men, women and children. “Its important to have the British and the French with us that makes […]

  • Third woman terrorized by man in Bensonhurst

    BENSONHURST, Brooklyn — A third woman says she was accosted by a man in the Bensonhurst section of Brooklyn two days before police released a frightening video of another woman being attacked. Police released surveillance video of a man grabbing a 17-year-old girl and throwing her to the ground outside of Tribuzio Meat Market on 18th avenue in Friday. Police said the man then approached a 31-year-old woman as she waited for a bus on 18th Ave. near 79th street and […]

  • Two women assaulted in Brooklyn, attacker sought

    BENSONHURST, Brooklyn — Surveillance cameras caught a man grab a 17-year-old girl and throw her to the ground outside of Tribuzio Meat Market on 18th avenue in Bensonhurst Friday morning. “That’s disgusting and outrageous it’s not acceptable.” Said Naum who lives a few blocks away. Fortunately the teen was not injured. Police are hoping someone will recognize the suspected attacker because that was not his only incident. “If I saw that guy I would call immediately to report because it […]

  • Bronx pub hosts ‘world’s shortest St. Patrick’s Day parade’ to help feed the homeless

    RIVERDALE, the Bronx — It is arguably the shortest St. Patrick’s day parade in the world. The route stretches a wee 47 steps out one door of the An Beal Bocht Cafe in Riverdale and in the other. It’s all about Irish culture and taking care of the less fortunate here at An Beal Bocht, which is Irish for “the poor mouth.” “We contribute the money to the Aisling Irish Center that does an outreach program,” parade organizer Pat Harper told […]

  • Man struck, killed on Queens highway after dispute with girlfriend

    LITTLE NECK, Queens — A man is dead after was struck and killed by a car after getting into an argument with his girlfriend on the Grand Central Parkway in Queens early Saturday. Police said Arif Hoosein, 30, was a passenger in a Mercedes Sedan driven by his girlfriend, 34-year-old Savittrie Beria-Lackhan. The two began to argue and police said Hoosein exited the vehicle on the parkway near Commonwealth Boulevard around 3:45 a.m. He was then struck by a Nissan Sentra. He […]

  • New Jersey school locked down after threatening social media post

    WEST CALDWELL, N.J. — The James Caldwell High School went on lockdown Saturday afternoon after an online threat. An all-day music marathon to raise money for a school trip was taking place at the school when the lockdown took place. Sophomore Mai Chiaet was in the auditorium when it happened. “It’s a scary feeling to not know what is going to happen,” she told PIX11. She worried about her mother, who came to see her perform and was pushed into a […]

  • Trio who attacked barber with baseball bat acted in self defense, shop manager says

    TREMONT, the Bronx — Police released video and photos of 3 people they say assaulted a barber at this shop on East Tremont Avenue in the Bronx Saturday. But the video does not tell the whole story, according to manager of the barbershop. According to police, a man who was disappointed with his haircut refused to pay and he and his friends assaulted the barber with a baseball bat. The barber received 15 stitches above his eye and a fractured […]

  • Surfers take advantage of warm winter day, hit the beach in Queens

    ROCKAWAY BEACH, Queens — While most of us are sick and tired of all this rain, whipping winds and fog, beauty is clearly in the eye of the beholder. “We’re wet anyway so put on the wetsuit get out there and enjoy it a little bit,” surfer Jimmy O’Brien said. After all, you don’t get too many 50 degree days in the month of February. So if you own a surfboard, you make the best of the so-called beautiful beach […]

  • Cops have a dance party with Queens community

    QUEENS, N.Y. — It’s not everyday that you see kids and cops showing off their moves on the dance floor. But it was all about dancing and community at the Lost Battalion Recreation Center in Rego Park. There were some professional break dancers giving kids pointers. New York’ s finest mixed it up on the dance floor and took over the DJ console. “My favorite part was the police dancing,” young dancer Cammeron said. “It’s actually cool because I never saw […]