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One-year-old Shot in the Head in Brooklyn One-year-old Shot in the Head in Brooklyn

The father of one-year-old Brooklyn baby Antiq Hennis was pushing the baby in a stroller across the street when gunfire rang out. Antiq was shot in the head and pronounced dead at the Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center on …

One Year Old Shot To Death In New York One Year Old Shot To Death In New York

Police are currently investigating the death of a one year old boy, who was shot in the head while in a stroller. Gun violence seems to persist all over and with a tragic death like this one, hopefully more people …

Gus The Polar Bear, New York Icon, Dead At 27 Gus The Polar Bear, New York Icon, Dead At 27

It isn’t often that zoo animals can garner a following or become celebrities. Needless to say, Gus the polar bear wasn’t the average zoo animal. The longtime Central Park Zoo staple was known for his neuroticism that included swimming obsessively …

David Cassidy Arrested for DUI in New York David Cassidy Arrested for DUI in New York

The former “The Partridge Family” star and teen idol, David Cassidy was arrested Wednesday and is facing a drunken driving charge after failing to dim his headlights. Officer Tom Jones arrested 63-year-old Cassidy in Schodack, New York. At the time …

Famke Janssen’s Apartment Burgled Famke Janssen’s Apartment Burgled

Have we seen this feature film before? Famed movie starlet, Famke Janssen, alone in her home, fearful after something bizarre has happened to her? Well, unfortunately, it’s a creepy reality, yet again, for the 47-year-old, Dutch actress. Most recently, Janssen …

Judge: Stop-and-Frisk is Unconstitutional Judge: Stop-and-Frisk is Unconstitutional
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The long-awaited ruling on the controversial stop-and-frisk policies of the New York Police Department has arrived, and it does not look good for Bloomberg: the New York Times reported this morning that U.S. District court judge Shira A. Scheindlin has …

Shark on a TRAIN!  New York Subway Shark had Nude IPhone Pics Shark on a TRAIN! New York Subway Shark had Nude IPhone Pics

A body dead on a New York subway. A mystery abounds. Move over “Law and Order,” because this “dead meat” goes great with mushrooms. A dead shark found on a New York City subway left many city riders asking questions. …

Kahr Firearms Relocating to Pennsylvania Kahr Firearms Relocating to Pennsylvania
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Go where the business is – isn’t that what everyone advises? Kahr Firearms Group has recently purchased 620 acres from Pike County Industrial Park Development Group/Business Development Corporation from Pike County Pennsylvania in order to relocate corporate offices from the …

Hudson River: Body Of Best Man Found After Crash Hudson River: Body Of Best Man Found After Crash

The body of 30-year old Mark Lennon, the best man in a wedding party that was part of a horrific boat crash on the Hudson on Saturday, has been found in the water. The accident–which occurred when the group’s speedboat …

Tappan Zee Accident: Wrong-Way Driver Wasn’t Under The Influence Tappan Zee Accident: Wrong-Way Driver Wasn’t Under The Influence

A 69-year old driver who caused a major accident on the Tappan Zee Bridge on Tuesday was apparently not under the influence of drugs or alcohol, and police are baffled as to why he was driving the wrong way. Michael …

Man Gets Max Jail Time for Stolen $5M Lottery Ticket Man Gets Max Jail Time for Stolen $5M Lottery Ticket

Despite being told in advertisements that it is “only a game”, people take the lottery very seriously. A man in Illinois won a million-dollar scratch-off ticket back in January. The day after he got his winnings, he dropped dead of …

New York City Building Explosion in Chinatown New York City Building Explosion in Chinatown

An explosion in a building in New York’s Chinatown has injured dozens of people, including firefighters sent in to fight the blaze. Three people were in serious condition and others, including four firefighters, were less serious with burns and other …

Pudu Deer: World’s Smallest Deer Born In New York Pudu Deer: World’s Smallest Deer Born In New York

A tiny baby Southern pudu deer has been born at the Queens Zoo, and a photo of her has gone viral due to her extreme cuteness. The doe–whose name hasn’t been announced yet–weighed just one pound when she was born …

Hoarder Hides Wife’s Dead Body For 30 Years Hoarder Hides Wife’s Dead Body For 30 Years
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A New York man who died last year at the age of 82 was keeping more than just junk in his home; the so-called hoarder was also hiding his wife’s dead body behind a false wall in the basement. James …

Helicopter: River Landing Comes After Power Loss Helicopter: River Landing Comes After Power Loss

A helicopter was forced to make a crash landing in the Hudson River over the weekend after power loss shut down the engines. According to The New York Times, a charter tour helicopter carrying four tourists from Sweden had to …

Spotify Announces NYC Expansion, Confirms Upcoming ‘Unique Content’ Spotify Announces NYC Expansion, Confirms Upcoming ‘Unique Content’

Spotify and New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg have announced a major NYC expansion for the Swedish company – one that will mean that Spotify’s New York presence is second only to their Stockholm presence in terms of sheer manpower …

Joe Torre: Daughter Saves Falling Baby Joe Torre: Daughter Saves Falling Baby

Former Major League Baseball (MLB) all-star and longtime Yankees manager Joe Torre is well-known for his skill on the field. It’s clear now that, in addition to coaching world-class athletes, he also passed those skills on to his progeny. Torre’s …

eBay Experiments With ‘Shoppable Windows’ In New York eBay Experiments With ‘Shoppable Windows’ In New York

eBay has been beta testing “shoppable windows” for physical retail stores for several months, and will officially launch the first ones in Manhattan this Saturday. While this is only a month-long experiment, it could turn into something much bigger for …

Nyack College Explosion Injures 7 Nyack College Explosion Injures 7

An apparent gas explosion has injured seven people at a Christian college in Nyack, New York. According to a WCBS report, the explosion occurred today just before noon at Nyack College. The blast caused significant damage to the school building, …

High School “Cutest Couple” Being Teased High School “Cutest Couple” Being Teased
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Two New York high school seniors who were voted “Cutest Couple” in their yearbook superlatives say they’re being teased about it…but not because they’re gay. “Our friends are giving it to us about being Internet famous,” said 18-year-old Dylan Meehan. …

Google Street View Adds 9/11 Memorial, Hurricane Sandy & Central Park Imagery Google Street View Adds 9/11 Memorial, Hurricane Sandy & Central Park Imagery

Google announced on Wednesday that it has added new New York imagery to Google Maps Street View, including imagery of neighborhoods struck by Hurricane Sandy, a tour of the 9/11 Memorial, and 360-degree imagery of Central Park. “To create a …