| Jul 22, 2010
| 2:16 PM
FDNY officials say a fire that ripped through a second-floor apartment in the Port Richmond section of Staten Island early Thursday morning -- resulting in the deaths of four children and their mother -- was intentionally set by the woman's 14-year-old...
| Jul 26, 2010
| 12:37 AM
PORT RICHMOND, N.Y. -- Investigators initially thought a 14-year-old slashed his siblings' throats and set his house on fire, killing the family of five. But they are now shifting the focus of the case and believe the late mother may be responsible for...
| Jul 27, 2010
| 11:42 AM
New York City police are investigating the assault on a Mexican immigrant in the Port Richmond section of Staten island as a hate crime, PIX 11 News has learned.
The 40-year-old victim was attacked by five men Friday as he was walking from a soccer game,...
| Jul 29, 2010
| 9:03 AM
The medical examiner has ruled Thursday that the death of a Staten Island mother, who killied her kids and setting fire to her house, was a suicide.
Leisa Jones, 32, died of smoke inhalation, stated Ellen Borakove, a spokesperson for the Medical...
| Aug 7, 2010
| 12:55 PM
Members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community are rallying all day Saturday in Staten Island against the recent rash of hate crimes that have taken place in the borough.
The idea of the protest, "Take Back Your Right," came about...
| Aug 21, 2010
| 7:55 PM
A teenager has been arrested in connection with a hate crime earlier this week on Staten Island.
Police say 17-year-old Yashua Plair of 806 Henderson Avenue approached a 15-year-old Hispanic male Wednesday night, flashing a knife and spewing anti-Mexican...
| Oct 27, 2010
| 6:09 PM
NEW YORK-- A Staten Island couple is suing New York City after their deceased son's friends found his brain on display during a field trip to a morgue.
Andre and Korisha Shipley's 17 year old son Jesse was killed in a car crash in 2005, and was buried in...
| Oct 4, 2010
| 5:58 PM
Parents of a Staten Island teenager who died in a car crash are suing the city after learning their son's brain was put on display at a city morgue.
Andre and Korisha Shipley lost their son Jesse five years ago. However, three months after the funeral,...
| Oct 11, 2010
| 8:00 PM
Four teenagers, three 14-year-olds and one 15, have been charged with assault and aggravated harassment as a hate crime for allegedly taunting a 16-year-old classmate who is a Muslim American.
Asking that we only use his first name, Kristian told PIX...
| May 18, 2011
| 5:41 PM
Robert Fitzpatrick was near the World Trade Center when the towers fell.
Flipping through a photo album filled with pictures he took of that devastating day, he told PIX 11 News during an interview at his Port Richmond home that the 9/11 attacks will...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 6:32 AM
NYC Schools Chancellor Dennis Walcott announced Thursday the firing of 8 teachers and teachers' aides following a review of Department of Education employees previously found guilty of misconduct by the City's Special Commissioner of Investigation.
| Mar 17, 2009
Mummery is fun. Mummery is memory. More than a few Mummers have also told me it's in their blood. Walt Wojcik, of Polish American String Band tells me it was a natural thing for him to do. His father, some uncles and some cousins were Mummers. ...