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Bank robber Dorren Singh who stole $32,000 from several New York...
Out of luck: Serial bank robber who stole $32,000 from a dozen New York banks loses it ALL at the roulette table A bank robber accused of raiding more than a dozen banks in New York lost all of his stolen cash playing roulette in Atlantic City.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Sgt. Ed Mullins, president of the Sergeant's Benevolent Association,...
Sgt. Ed Mullins, president of the Sergeant's Benevolent Association, called out the mayor in an open letter to the New York Post Tuesday.
New York Daily News
City gives $1.32 million to feed hungry
The City Council dedicated $1.32 million to helping replenish food banks and announced a week-long food drive to help feed the city's hungry.
Bronx students Luis Traverse & Roslyn Reyes win summer scholarship to Berklee College of Music
Two Bronx students have been chosen for a prestigious summer scholarship at one of the nation's top music colleges.
Marching for national movement against police brutality
Thousands recently marched in this borough to protest the killing of Eric Garner, 43, an unarmed Black man by police officers using a banned chokehold because they said he was selling cigarettes illegally and needed to be arrested.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch
Listen to three exclusive tracks from Broadway's upcoming 'On the Town'
The Bronx is up, the Battery's down-and smack-dab in the middle, there's the latest revival of a classic 1944 Comden/Green/Bernstein musical, coming to the newly-renamed Lyric Theatre this fall.
Some places are still off-limits for selfies
Osterreicher, who serves as general counsel to the National Press Photographers Association, says that the new generation of smartphone-enabled photography enthusiasts might be surprised to learn that they can get themselves in trouble for taking pictures in certain places.
MAP: See Where Hundreds of Affordable Housing Units Are Coming to NYC
Thousands of new affordable housing units are set to come to the city as part of a new $350 million fund meant to rehab thousands of apartments throughout the state.
Feeding America: More Americans are food insecure, leading to health issues
According to Feeding America, one in every seven Americans turns to food banks for help.
New York Post
Bar Association to honor stop-and-frisk foe Judge Scheindlin
Bronx defense lawyers are celebrating Manhattan federal Judge Shira Scheindlin, who struck down the NYPD's stop-and-frisk tactics only to be booted from the case over concerns about her impartiality, The Post has learned.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Cops: Babysitter Charged In Death Of Toddler In The Bronx
A babysitter has been charged in the death of a 20-month-old boy who was in her care, police said.
New York Daily News
Remy Ma celebrates freedom with trip to the strip club
Remy Ma, recently released from a six-and-a-half-year prison stint after being convicted of shooting her friend, Makeda Barnes-Joseph, arrives at LIT NYC Gentlemen's Club.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Gardening Can Help Keep Kids in School
Daphina Jacobs bags up fresh vegetables at the Hattie Carthan Community Market in the inner city Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood of Brooklyn July 11, 2009 in New York City.
New York Post
Hundreds head to Staten Island to march against the NYPD
Spearheaded by the Rev. Al Sharpton, marchers got on buses in Harlem and Brooklyn to travel to the site of Eric Garner's death at Bay Street and Victory Boulevard.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Jennifer Lopez's flagship Viva Movil cellphone store closes in Brooklyn
Jennifer Lopez's flagship cellphone shop in Brooklyn has folded. "Jenny from the Block" picked a prime spot for her boutique Viva Movil, located right across from Barclays Center in Prospect Heights, but it wasn't enough to keep business booming.
Word on the Street: Tennessee teen Kendra Turner suspended from...
Tennessee teen Kendra Turner says she was suspended from her high school for saying "bless you" after one of her classmates sneezed.
City of New York
Notification issued 8/20/14 at 12:00 PM. There will be a fireworks display at 9 PM on Friday, 8/22 over the Boardwalk at Beach 38th St, Far Rockaway, Queens.
July unemployment declines in three NNY counties
Unemployment rates for July are down from last year in Jefferson, Lewis and St. Lawrence counties, according to statistics released Tuesday by the state Department of Labor.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Bronx kids tap potential through boatbuilding
"The teacher there said he'd had this dream to build a boat with his kids, but had never had the time to do it," Green said.