Student shot dead outside Queens Community High School, two in custody

A student was shot and killed at a bus stop outside his Queens high school on Thursday afternoon, according to police and witnesses. The 18-year-old victim, who has not been officially identified, was rushed to Jamaica Hospital, where he was pronounced dead following the shooting near North Queens Community High School in Kew Gardens Hills, sources said. Two people have been taken into custody, a … Continue reading Student shot dead outside Queens Community High School, two in custody

Family sues elite NY boarding school after son’s suicide in ‘solitary confinement’

An Italian family sued an elite Westchester County boarding school where their 17-year-old son killed himself, accusing officials of keeping the teen in “solitary confinement” after he was expelled for cheating on an assignment. Exchange student Claudio Mandia was found dead in a room at EF Academy in Thornwood in February, having hung himself on the eve of his 18th birthday. The teen had just been … Continue reading Family sues elite NY boarding school after son’s suicide in ‘solitary confinement’

These are the most bed bug-infested buildings in NYC: report

Good night, sleep tight, don’t let the bed bugs bite — unless your building has an infestation. No New Yorker wants to think about bed bugs — heck, New Yorkers don’t even dare speak their name. And if your skin doesn’t feel itchy yet, a new third-quarter study is out from the no-fee rental listings portal Rent Betta to show the city’s worst bed bug-infested buildings, or … Continue reading These are the most bed bug-infested buildings in NYC: report

Man dead after he’s shoved in front of train in Queens subway horror

A 48-year-old man was shoved in front of an oncoming Queens subway train and killed during Monday night’s rush hour after he accidentally bumped into another rider, cops and police sources said. The senseless crime occurred after the pusher’s cellphone dropped onto the tracks when he was bumped into at the Jackson Heights-Roosevelt Avenue 74th Street station just before 4:45 p.m., according to cops and the sources. … Continue reading Man dead after he’s shoved in front of train in Queens subway horror

NYC sicko who shoved woman onto Bronx subway tracks arrested, cops say

NYP- The sicko suspected of randomly shoving a woman onto subway tracks in The Bronx was arrested Tuesday — after an eagle-eyed MTA worker recognized him from a wanted poster and flagged down cops. Theodore Ellis, 31, was taken into custody just before noon at the Jackson Avenue station in Melrose – the same station where he shoved his 52-year-old victim onto the roadbed Sunday afternoon, cops … Continue reading NYC sicko who shoved woman onto Bronx subway tracks arrested, cops say

Woman recalls being on phone with her brother the moment he was shot dead in Brooklyn

NYP – The sister of a man who was shot dead in Brooklyn told The Post on Sunday that she was on the phone with the sibling when the fatal shots rang out. Pashona Davy, 31, said she heard the gunfire that mortally wounded her older brother, Donovan Davy, in East Flatbush while speaking to her brother on the phone early Sunday morning. “I heard … Continue reading Woman recalls being on phone with her brother the moment he was shot dead in Brooklyn