New Jersey couple, homeless man embroiled in $400000 GoFundMe scandal charged

By | NEW YORK DAILY NEWS | Nov 15, 2018 | 8:15 AM A New Jersey couple and a homeless man embroiled in a GoFundMe scandal are in custody after authorities say they conspired with each other to make up a false story. Kate McClure and Johnny Bobbitt (GoFundMe / Paying it Forward) Mark D’Amico, …

Impending snowstorm causes hundreds of flight cancellations in New York City area

New York By | NEW YORK DAILY NEWS | Nov 15, 2018 | 12:38 PM The season’s first snowstorm isn’t leaving enough room in the sky for planes. By noon Thursday, 564 national flights had been cancelled as the east coast prepared for a wet and wild storm that weather.com predicts will bring up to …

Ackert: Jacob deGrom becomes 4th Mets pitcher to win Cy Young — now it's time

Jacob deGrom got it done. There are no more questions about wins, run support and the team’s success. DeGrom was simply the best pitcher in the National League in 2018 and was officially announced as the NL Cy Young Award winner in a landslide Wednesday night. The 30-year old right-hander received 29 out of 30 …

Through a hate darkly: An FBI report on hate crimes is a 'call to actdion'; is

Opinion By Nov 14, 2018 | 4:00 AM Something wicked this way keeps coming. For the third year in a row in America, hate crimes are on the rise, particularly against African-Americans and Jews. An FBI report identifies a total of 7,175 such offenses in 2017, a 17% jump from 2016 and the largest increase …

Parents of man stabbed to death in Playa del Carmen seek FBI investigation

By Nov 13, 2018 | 6:35 PM A 27-year-old University of Colorado graduate was mysteriously stabbed to death while celebrating a friend’s 30th birthday in Playa del Carmen, Mexico. Taylor Kristopher Meyer, 27, was found lifeless in a park after a night of partying near the resort community Friday, according to reports. He had arrived …

Mayor de Blasio commemorates Flight 587 tragedy 17 years after the plane went

Queens New York By Michael Gartland | new york daily news | Nov 12, 2018 | 12:00 AM Mayor de Blasio commemorated the Flight 587 tragedy at a memorial for the victims in Rockaway Park on Monday — 17 years after the American Airlines jet suddenly plummeted from the sky, leaving 265 dead. “That morning …

Wisconsin school, police looking into photo that appears to show students

By | NEW YORK DAILY NEWS | Nov 12, 2018 | 2:35 PM School officials and the local police department of a Wisconsin town are investigating after members of the high school’s senior class were photographed giving an apparent Nazi salute before last year’s junior prom. A photo of the Baraboo High School class of …

Hit-and-run driver fatally strikes pedestrian on Queens street

A hit-and-run driver struck and killed a man as he crossed a Queens street Sunday evening, cops said. The driver, who was behind the wheel of a silver four-door sedan, mowed down the 29-year-old Manhattan resident as he crossed Continental Ave. at Exeter St. in Forest Hills just before 5:30 p.m., police said. Police investigate …