This makes for some uneasy riders. Moped-rental service Revel has only accelerated chaos on the streets of Brooklyn and Queens, endangering riders and other travelers alike through shoddy training and faulty parts, a series of lawsuits claim. With just $19, a valid driver’s license and Revel’s smartphone app, users can ride...
No wonder he wanted to do away with speed cameras. Bronx Councilman Mark Gjonaj — who once introduced failed legislation to replace ticket-issuing city speed cameras with toothless warning signs — had nine such citations issued to his car last year for zooming through school zones in The Bronx,...
A Bronx man allegedly swiped his 1-year-old daughter from her mother when she stepped away, cops said. The father, identified as 33-year-old Kenneth Williams, ran off with the baby around 9:40 a.m. on Saturday while inside the 22-year-old mother’s residence near 182 Street and 3rd Avenue, according to cops. The...
Underdog mayoral candidate Loree Sutton has raked in $113,000 in donations just two months after launching her 2021 campaign — from a colorful cast of contributors including Craigslist founder Craig Newmark and Doonesbury creator Garry Trudeau. The retired Army brigadier general’s fundraising buried the $94,000 raised over six months...
A 17-year-old employee was fired from a Five Guys in New Jersey after he went on a tirade against a group of cops and called them “pigs,” according to a report. The unnamed teen was working around 8 p.m. Friday when five officers came into the burger joint in...
A 34-year-old was stabbed in the back during a brawl outside a Brooklyn steakhouse early Sunday. The fight started just before 4 a.m. outside the Panorama Steak House on 86th Street, near 24 Avenue, in Bensonhurst, according to police. At one point, one of three suspects, who fled in a...
A baby boy was left alone in a Bronx subway station for more than an hour after the father forgot to bring the boy on the subway, according to police. A good Samaritan found the tot, who was believed to be about 18 months old, at the Burnside Avenue...
A water main break on the Upper West Side canceled train lines and stalled traffic Sunday morning. The break was reported at around 8 a.m. at 102nd and 103rd streets near Central Park West, according to officials. The NYPD urged drivers to avoid the area. All Manhattan and Brooklyn are running...
A man died early Sunday after getting hit by a train in Midtown Manhattan, cops said. The unidentified man, who is believed to be in his 50s, fell on the tracks at the Herald Square Station just before 12:30 a.m. and was hit by a southbound Q train, according...
Police are hunting for a woman in a brazen, broad daylight shooting in Midtown Manhattan, cops said Sunday. The shooting occurred around 1 p.m. on Friday when an 18-year-old got into an argument with 36-year-old Eric Raheem on the northeast corner of 9th Avenue and W. 42nd Street, according...