| Sep 14, 2012
| 7:48 AM
Imagine this: you're minding your own business, going to work, and a guy tells you to give up your cash or he'll stab you with a hypodermic needle. Cops say it has happened more than once in the Bronx.
The guy pulled a stick up at Roberts and East...
| Apr 11, 2010
The small red plastic sign on the wall behind the Avis car-rental counter set off alarm bells in my brain: "A cleaning fee may be charged due to fish smell or having animals in the car or trunk."
FOR THE RECORD:
Airfare to Alaska: An...
| Aug 20, 2009
| 12:05 PM
An 8-year-old girl is recovering after plunging seven stories out her apartment window Thursday morning, authorities said.
The child, who police have identified as Destiny Antonio, slipped out of a window from her family's 7th floor apartment in the...
| Feb 10, 2010
| 3:37 PM
A suspect escaped from the Bronx Criminal Court Tuesday after he posed as another prisoner, even attending the other man's arraignment.
Michael Bautista, 22, pretended to be another prisoner, Marcial Sosa, who was due to be released on a lesser charge of...
| Jul 12, 1989
GDANSK, Poland -- With his back to a stark monument to workers slain in anti-government strikes, and his eyes gazing across a sea of hopeful faces and fluttering American and Polish flags, President Bush on Tuesday delivered an emotional plea for...