Man gets caught between New York subway train and platform and dies

NEW YORK — A New York City subway rider died Thursday after becoming trapped between a train and the platform of a Brooklyn station, a transit official said. The doors of the Q train in Brooklyn had closed when passenger Marcus Bryant became trapped between the platform and the carriage just before midnight Wednesday at … Read more

John Hinckley Jr. concert canceled after Reagan Shooter concert backlash

The show will not go on for the man who shot President Ronald Reagan. The Market Hotel wrote on Instagram that it had originally booked Hinckley for July 8 as it would be a “night to remember” and would send a message that a criminal past “can be atoned for”. But he conceded that the … Read more

Police search for two suspects after 16-year-old was stabbed in the face on the subway – NBC New York

Police are looking for the two people they believe stabbed a 16-year-old in the face and neck at Broadway Junction tube station on June 12. According to investigators, at approximately 10:20 p.m., as the victim was waiting to board a southbound “A” train, the two suspects approached him and stabbed him repeatedly in the face … Read more

NYPD looking for suspect who shot Brooklyn Stoop

A suspect repeatedly discharged a firearm at out-of-sight targets outside a Brooklyn residence on June 9, according to security footage released by NYPD Crime Stoppers. Footage shows a young man exiting a residence on Prospect Place and firing multiple shots back and forth down the sidewalk. It appears that he was locked out of the … Read more

NYPD looking for suspect who shot Brooklyn Stoop

A suspect repeatedly discharged a firearm at out-of-sight targets outside a Brooklyn residence on June 9, according to security footage released by NYPD Crime Stoppers. Footage shows a young man exiting a residence on Prospect Place and firing multiple shots back and forth down the sidewalk. It appears that he was locked out of the … Read more

State and city ordered to complete New York yeshiva investigation

City and state education agencies have been ordered to complete an investigation into whether a Brooklyn yeshiva is providing students with a solid basic education. A New York Supreme Court judge ruled that the departments abdicated their responsibility to investigate whether the school — Yeshiva Mesivta Arugath Habosem — offered a “substantially equivalent” education to … Read more

Man stabbed in unprovoked attack in New York holds suspect for police

BENSONHURST, Brooklyn (WABC) – A man was stabbed in the back, shoulder and side in an unprovoked attack in Brooklyn over the weekend, but the victim returned fire and restrained the suspect until when help arrives. It happened around 11:30 p.m. Saturday at 62nd Street and Bay Parkway in the Bensonhurst section. The victim, Albert … Read more

US mass shootings: ‘student’ put on sick list in elite school threat

A person claiming to be a student threatened on social media to “shoot” an elite high school and shared a “kill list” with the students’ names on it. A person claiming to be a college student has been threatened on social media with ‘shooting’ an elite high school in Brooklyn, New York – and police … Read more

New York serial thief wanted for snatching shoes from women’s feet

A serial thief is wanted by police for snatching the shoes of at least three women’s feet in a bizarre crime spree across New York, authorities said. The shoe thief approached the women at random in the trio of attacks in Brooklyn and Queens dating back to January, police said. He struck first on Jan. … Read more