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March 18, 2018 4:49 PM NYPD cadet busted for DUI after driving the wrong way down Bronx street, hitting ambulance

An NYPD cadet was busted on drunken driving charges early Sunday after he went the wrong way on a Bronx street and crashed into an ambulance. An NYPD cadet was busted on drunken driving charges early Sunday after he went the wrong way on a Bronx street and crashed into an ambulance, cops said. Olano Gayle, 21, was giving his friends a ride in a 2006 Audi when he drove 41

March 15, 2018 2:41 PM Jennifer Lopez says she was asked by a director to show her breasts

Jennifer Lopez revealed in an interview that a director once asked her to show her “boobs.” Jennifer Lopez revealed she, too, has experienced sexual harassment in Hollywood. The singer and actress opened up to Harper's Bazaar for the magazine's April issue where she said that she was made uncomfortable by inappropriate demands from a director asking 30

March 13, 2018 1:47 AM Police gun down hit-and-run driver who fatally struck man amid rage-filled crime spree

Cops gun down driver who struck man in rage-filled crime spree A hit-and-run driver who killed a Brooklyn pedestrian Monday was later fatally shot in a bizarre confrontation with police on Long Island, authorities said. The fatal shooting in Great Neck capped a bloody, rage-fueled crime spree that began at 8:35 p.m. Saturday, when the suspect punched 24

March 9, 2018 4:21 PM How Students in New York Are Graduating College With No Debt

A video on the ASAP initiative, which helps students pay for higher education--without the burden of debt The challenges of the American student debt crisis are widespread here in the Bronx. Nineteen percent of people default on their student loans, similar to the national rate of 22%. But students here at Bronx Community College are in a program that helps 5

March 2, 2018 2:25 PM Manhole cover blasts open after carbon monoxide explosion leaks toxic gas into Bronx building

The carbon monoxide blast blew off a manhole cover in the early morning hours Friday. A carbon monoxide explosion blasted open a Bronx manhole before leaking toxic gas into the basement of a nearby building injuring two early Friday, officials said. The detonation went off beneath a manhole on Park Ave. near E. 187th St. in Fordham Heights around 1:05 a.m., according 47

February 20, 2018 10:15 PM Soldier killed in Bronx fire honored with medals of valor

New York Army National Guard Pfc. Emmanuel Mensah was posthumously honored with two medals of valor. (Public Domain) A soldier who died while saving others in a devastating New York apartment fire late last year was posthumously honored with two medals of valor, the National Guard announced Tuesday. The brave efforts of Pfc. Emmanuel Mensah, of the New York Army National 42

February 19, 2018 5:08 PM NYPD Special Victims hunting for rapist of 12-year-old

NEW YORK – New York police are still searching for the rapist who attacked a 12-year-old school girl almost three years ago. The little girl was grabbed in the Bronx as she got off a bus after tutoring. The crime took place on Feb. 24, 2015. And, despite DNA evidence and surveillance footage of the attack, no arrests have been made. As the anniversary 22

February 18, 2018 6:59 PM Couple beats cab driver unconscious after refusing to pay fare in Harlem

Cab driver Humberto Taveras, 65, was knocked unconscious by a couple who refused to pay a cab fare. A 65-year-old livery cab driver was knocked unconscious by a heartless couple after they refused to pay their $18 fare for a ride to Harlem, officials said Sunday. Humberto Taveras picked up the man and woman from the headquarters of New Elegante Car Service 20

February 17, 2018 9:00 AM The Deborah Danner tragedies: Her death is one; the failure to deal effectively with mental illness is another

As he saw it, prosecutors for Bronx District Attorney Darcel Clark had failed to prove that Barry wasn’t fearing for his life, when he fired his gun twice at the emotionally disturbed woman as she swung a baseball bat his way. A fair application of the law diminishes not at all the tragedy that brought police officers along with EMTs to the apartment 51

February 16, 2018 3:18 AM Bronx Brothers, Including Former Teacher, Accused of Bomb-Making Plot

Christian and Tyler Toro charged with making destructive device; officials say no remaining credible threat to city Two Bronx brothers, including one former teacher, were arrested on Thursday for allegedly paying students from a Harlem high school to help them construct bombs in their apartment, authorities said Thursday. From October 2017 to January 11