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Man stabbed in Taco Bell parking lot on Long Island: police

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (PIX11) – A Long Island man allegedly stabbed another man in the parking lot of a Taco Bell, police said. The stabbing happened in Farmingdale at the Taco Bell on Broadhollow Road around 7:20 p.m. Thursday, according to the Suffolk County Police Department. John Davis-Hernandez, a 20-year-old Bay Shore resident, allegedly confronted a […]

Rat-Hating NYC Mayor Has Unpaid Ticket for Rodent Infestation

New York City Mayor Eric Adams’ war on rats could start at home. The New York Daily News reports that Adams had an unpaid summons for a rodent infestation at his Brooklyn home—even as he is searching for a “rat czar” who can come up with a plan to drive the creatures out of the city. His spokesman said the mayor “spent thousands of dollars to remediate an infestation at his residence in Brooklyn earlier this year and looks forward to appearing... at an upcoming hearing to state as much.” However, the Daily News reports it found no visible rat traps at Adams’ Bedford-Stuyvesant house and did spot garbage bags piled up outside of receptacles.Read it at Daily News

NYC nurse Tracy McCarter, who says she killed husband in self defense, has murder case dropped

A Manhattan judge Friday dropped a second degree murder charge against a nurse who stabbed her husband to death in what she claims was self-defense — blasting District Attorney Alvin Bragg for refusing to allow the case to move forward. New York Supreme Court Justice Diane Kiesel said she didn’t toss Tracy McCarter’s indictment on its merits — but rather because Bragg reversed course last month and declined to prosecute her. “The Court finds no compelling reason to dismiss the indictment, but for the District Attorney’s unwillingness to proceed,” she wrote in the decision.  “It is not in the interest of justice for...

Gunman Sentenced In Attempted Murder Of Man Outside Baldwin Nightclub

More than three years after a man was nearly killed in a shooting outside of a Long Island nightclub, the convicted gunman is heading to prison. Hempstead resident Jermaine Grant, age 37, was sentenced to 20 years behind bars in Nassau County Court on Friday, Dec. 2, in connection with the July 2019 shooting outside of the D’Ambiance Nightclub in Baldwin.

New 363 area code coming to Nassau County early next year

NEW YORK - A change is coming to phone calls to Nassau County, Long Island. Area code 363 will start being assigned to new phone numbers on Jan. 20, 2023. 516 has been Nassau's only area code for more than 70 years. "If they are running out, I guess they have to come up with a new area code. It may cause some confusion at first because 363 no one is aware of it yet," one person said. The new area code will not affect numbers that already have the 516 area code. 

New York Man Wins $1M Scratch-Off Prize

A Long Island man won a $1 million New York Lottery prize.Julian De Jesus Paz Lorenzana, of Hempstead, claimed his prize from the lottery's Lucky 13 scratch-off game, NY Lottery announced on Wednesday, Nov. 30.He received his prize as a single, lump-sum payment of $496,440 after required withh…

NYPD undergoes massive shakeup 2 days after new Chief of Department named

The NYPD underwent a massive shakeup Friday, with 18 changes in police leadership announced — just two days after Chief of Department Jeffrey Maddrey took the reins, The Post has learned. Among the moves was the appointment of Deputy Chief John Chell — a close pal to the department’s new highest-ranking uniformed officer — to Chief of Patrol, according to the orders sent out to the department. In 2008, then-Lt. Chell fatally shot 25-year-old Ortanzso Bovell when the cop was side-swiped by the stolen car that Bovell was driving and the officer’s firearm went off accidentally, killing the man, according...

Tiny Twins Arrested After Armed Robbery Spree In Maryland

A pair of teenage siblings were arrested in connection to an armed robbery in Brooklyn, authorities say. The brother and sister, both 16-years-old, were connected to the crime, with the brother being arrested on Thursday, Dec. 1, with the assistance of School Resource Officers after being identified in connection to the robbery of a citizen on Wednesday, Nov. 30. The sister was arrested several hours before, around 11:30 p.m., Wednesday, after reportedly additionally robbing a business, according to Anne Arundel County police.

Tainted marijuana sold at unlicensed businesses in NYC: report

NEW YORK (PIX11) — Marijuana purchased at unlicensed dispensaries in New York City was tainted with E. coli, salmonella, heavy metals and pesticides, a new report released Wednesday found. The New York Medical Marijuana Cannabis Industry Association had cannabis products bought at more than 20 unlicensed dispensaries tested at...

Signs of Alzheimer's in eyes

A look at how eye doctors can spot potential symptoms of Alzheimer's. A look at how eye doctors can spot potential symptoms of Alzheimer's. NYPD, Philadelphia PD searching for alleged shooting …. NYPD and Philadelphia police department are partnering in a manhunt. They are looking for the guy who shot...