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  • Police Seek 'Number 8' Killer After Third Shopkeeper Is Slain in Brooklyn

    Police Seek 'Number 8' Killer After Third Shopkeeper Is Slain in Brooklyn
    Police continue to hunt for the so-called "Number 8 Killer," the man they suspect is behind the murders of three Brooklyn shopkeepers, two of them gunned down over the summer. Rahmatollah Vahidipour, 78, of Woodbourne Road in Great Neck, Long Island.,...
  • Barbra Streisand Comes Home With Brooklyn Concert; Security Measures Spark Controversy

    Barbra Streisand Comes Home With Brooklyn Concert; Security Measures Spark Controversy
    Barbra Streisand said the last time she performed alone in Brooklyn it was on a stoop on Pulaski Street when she was 8. Thursday night was a little different. In front of a sold-out crowd at the Barclays Center, Streisand stood in the middle of her "B"-...
  • 81/2-Months Pregnant Bride-To-Be Murdered In New York City Day Before Wedding, Cops

    81/2-Months Pregnant Bride-To-Be Murdered In New York City Day Before Wedding, Cops
    Police are on the hunt for whoever stabbed a 38-year-old, pregnant woman to death just a day before her wedding, and two weeks before her baby boy was due. According to authorities, Vindalee Smith was found unconscious in her basement apartment on East...
  • TRANSIT UPDATE: Most Commuter Rails Restored, More Subway Service, Holland Tunnel Opened For Buses

    TRANSIT UPDATE: Most Commuter Rails Restored, More Subway Service, Holland Tunnel Opened For Buses
    ***Governor Cuomo announced Wednesday night that MTA fares for rail, subway and buses will be waived both Thursday and Friday.*** Metro North **October monthly passes are valid through Monday, November 5** Limited commuter rail service has been...
  • TIPS AND RESOURCES: Coping with Sandy's Aftermath

    TIPS AND RESOURCES: Coping with Sandy's Aftermath
    Hurricane Sandy may have left the area, but her effects are still being felt in the tri-state area. Here are some helpful resources and tips to keep in mind: NEED TO KNOW Gov. Cuomo announced Thursday that, starting Friday, New Yorkers whose homes or...
  • Drag Racing Dollar Vans Cause Deadly Hit And Run In Brooklyn

    Drag Racing Dollar Vans Cause Deadly Hit And Run In Brooklyn
    Police are still sorting out a deadly hit and run that cops say started with a dollar van. Witnesses say the van may have been racing another van. . Just before midnight a van traveling north on Flatbush Avenue near Hawthorne slammed into a guy crossing...
  • Martin Davidson, Sandy Davidson hope to sell home in West Hollywood Hills

    Martin Davidson, Sandy Davidson hope to sell home in West Hollywood Hills
    Director-writer Martin Davidson and his wife, residential and restaurant designer Sandy Davidson, have put their West Hollywood Hills home on the market at $1,995,000. The 1940 house was designed for a sculptor, and the two-story living room served as...
  • Cousin Of Rapper Nicki Minaj Shot To Death In Brooklyn

    Cousin Of Rapper Nicki Minaj Shot To Death In Brooklyn
    Police are looking for a suspect in the shooting death of a Brooklyn man identified Tuesday as the cousin of rap star Nicki Minaj. According to authorities, police responded to a 911 call of shots fired at East 52nd Street and Farragut Road in the East...
  • Failed electrical transformer blamed for Norwalk natural gas line fire

     
    A faulty electrical transformer caused a wire to arc and burn through a natural gas pipe, sparking a fire in Norwalk on Wednesday afternoon that forced nine homes to be evacuated, according to the utility serving the area. No injuries......
  • Nine Norwalk homes evacuated after natural gas line leak, fire

     
    Nine homes in Norwalk were evacuated Wednesday afternoon after a natural gas line leak apparently sparked a small fire, the Los Angeles County Fire Department said. No injuries were reported in the blaze, which started shortly after 2 p.m in......
  • The temporary return of Slim Shady at the BET Hip-Hop Awards

     
    Eminemwas still able to flip the switch and kick spellbinding destruction raps in one of the "freestyle" give-and-take cipher segments at Tuesday's BET Hip-Hop Awards....
  • Placido Domingo shows support for New York music education program

     
    Placido Domingo is in New York this week to perform in the Metropolitan Opera's production of "The Enchanted Island." On Wednesday, the Spanish tenor took time out of his schedule to travel uptown to Harlem where he conducted a youth concert of students...