Cops nabbed a woman and her two adult children after the family committed several armed robberies on Long Island over the past month, police said.
Deborah Salvatore, 55, along with son Rick Mascia, 25, and daughter Lauren Mascia, 31, allegedly robbed seven businesses which included Family Dollar, Carvel and Dunkin’ Donuts.
The trio, all of Mastic Beach, would hold cashiers at knifepoint, clear out the register and take off, Suffolk County police said. [...]
A 16-year-old boy missing for three months was confirmed dead Sunday by authorities who identified his remains after his body was discovered in a wooded Long Island area.
Angel Soler, of Roosevelt in Nassau County, was last seen on July 21 leaving his home on a bicycle.
His mother, who suspects a gang hit, said she brought him to the U.S. to flee gang violence in their native Honduras.
Investigators found his remains in Roosevelt last week after receiv [...]
Sen. John McCain appeared to admonish President Trump for using his wealth and privilege to dodge the Vietnam War draft.
“One aspect of the conflict, by the way, that I will never ever countenance is that we drafted the lowest income level of America,” the Arizona Republican told C-SPAN’s “American History TV” in an interview that aired Sunday.
“The highest income level found a doctor that would say they had a bone spur,” McCain added, apparently ref [...]
Officers shot and wounded an emotionally disturbed man after he charged at them with two knives in his hands, in Harlem Sunday night, police sources said.
Two officers were responding to a report of a suicidal person in a sixth-floor apartment W. 143rd St. by Riverside drive just before 5:30 p.m. when they came across Paris Cummings, 27, sources said.
Both officers had received the NYPD’s crisis intervention training, and one of them was carrying a Taser, but th [...]
Twice a year, Angelique Corthals digs a shallow grave in Central Park – and buries a skeleton with a skull that took a bad blow to the head.
The macabre spectacle unfolds at a composting site along a stretch of the park’s East Drive. It’s a popular spot for runners, bicyclists and dog walkers – but no one bats an eye as Corthals shovels dirt onto the body.
“The only people who seem to care are the tourists,” said Corthals, a Belgian-born forensic [...]
An 8-year-old Queens girl who had been complaining of stomach pain days earlier was found dead in her home Sunday morning, police said.
Kayla Sanchez’s grandmother discovered her facedown on her bed in their apartment on Liberty Ave. near 105th St. in Ozone Park about 6:15 a.m.
Kayla’s panicked father tried to administer CPR to his unconscious and unresponsive daughter, but she could not be revived, police said.
The little girl had no visible signs [...]
The Russian political influence campaign began long before last year’s election, according to a report.
Hillary Clinton had just begun her tenure as Secretary of State when Moscow unleashed its meddling machine to win access to her, former President Bill Clinton and members of their inner circle, according to The Hill.
Citing interviews and once-sealed FBI records, Moscow operatives were hard at work as far back as 2009 when a Russian spy posing as an American [...]