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Man, 51, commits suicide in New York by DECAPITATING himself with his car
The life of a New York State resident came to a shocking and grisly end Monday when police say he committed suicide by beheading himself in The Bronx.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
Bronx Youth Band Looks to Strengthen Borough Pride Through Positive Music
While New Yorkers are famous for the pride they have in their city, Bervin Harris, of the Renaissance Youth Center , noticed that children in The Bronx did not seem to share this feeling.
Sun Aug 31, 2014
Ted Cruz smears The Bronx; Pisses off NYers
Apparently, Ted Cruz hasn't been paying attention, and doesn't realize the Bronx has made great improvements in the last few years.
New York Post
Teacher a wrestleda out-of-control students: investigation report
A Brooklyn educator wrestled with students "on a daily basis" during the 2011-2012 school year, reports by the city's Special Commissioner of Investigation Richard Condon reveal.
New York Post
Luxury building bans dogs from touching lobbya s marble floors
Pooches are in the doghouse at a ritzy new Upper West Side rental tower - where management has decreed that resident pups be physically carried across the lobby rather than walked across the gleaming white marble floor.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Jeffrey Perez arrested after allegedly pointing gun at police officers
The officers say they saw Perez shortly after hearing gunshots. The officers shot at Perez as he fled, but they did not hit him and eventually caught up to him.
More than 10 vehicles vandalized on Pelham Parkway
More than 10 cars had their side-view mirrors torn off and smashed while parked on Pelham Parkway early Saturday.
New Music: Fat Joe 'Hot N***a (Remix)'
The next artist to remix Bobby Shmurda's "Hot N***a" record is Fat Joe, who deemed his lyrical rendition the "crack mix."
Joan Rivers placed in to coma
JON Voight says he's "very happy" that his daughter Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt are married, despite not being invited to the ceremony.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
NYPD Has Their Eye On You, Chris Brown! Find Out Who Else Is On Their Watch List HERE
According to a source, the NYPD has a "Hip-Hop Squad!" That's right, and they're making a list and watching it twice! Cops want to notch up their surveillance of certain hip-hop stars and their parties in lieu of the scary Suge Knight shooting in El Lay! Locally known as the "Hip-Hop Police," this Untouchables -esque law enforcement group will be ... (more)
Albany Times Union
Klein gets UFCW
The United Food and Commercial Workers Union Local 2013 endorsed state Senator Jeff Klein for reelection on Friday.
Debut novel by Matthew Thomas will leave readers with much to ponder
Simon and SchusterWe Are Not Ourselves comes with high expectations A - the debut novel reportedly earned its author, high school English teacher Matthew Thomas, a $1-million advance after a bidding war at the London Book Fair last year.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
The Washington Post
More people died from heroin overdoses in New York City last year than any year since 2003
The number of people who died of unintentional heroin overdoses in New York City last year was the highest toll the city has seen in a decade, according to data released Thursday by the city's Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.
Report: Drug overdose deaths on the rise in New York
The department says statistics from 2013 show the largest number of heroin deaths in a decade.
Planning For Growth and Safer Streets at Bronx Metro-North Stations
Once the MTA's East Side Access project is finally complete, a few additional upgrades will allow Metro-North's New Haven Line trains to stop at new stations in the East Bronx and cross the Hell Gate Bridge before heading to Penn Station.
Man Who Mowed Down Woman Twice Charged With Attempted Murder, Officials Say
The hit-and-run occurred around 1 p.m. on Aug. 18 by Bruckner Boulevard and 138th Street, when 25-year-old Alex Hernandez made a U-turn and began driving toward the victim, Christine Aybar, after yelling at her, the criminal complaint says.
New York Daily News
OD deaths jump in city
The rate of drug overdose deaths in the city has soared by 41% since 2010, data released Thursday by the city Health Department revealed.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
New York Daily News
Bronx fund-raiser to help James Foley's kin
The Bronx Documentary Center will host a film screening and a panel discussion about conflict journalism in honor of James Foley.
Family Grateful After NYPD Officer Revives Baby In The Bronx
The parents of a 2-month-old girl from the Bronx had a lot to be thankful for on Wednesday, after an NYPD officer rushed into their home and revived the girl after she stopped breathing.
Officer Johnny Castillo, who saved baby's life, was recently retrained in CPR
News 12 The Bronx has learned that the police officer who helped save a baby's life Tuesday was recently retrained in CPR.