| Jul 5, 2010
| 4:43 AM
A man was fatally shot in the head just before midnight in Howard Beach, Queens.
Police say the 49-year-old man was discovered by officers at about 11:55 p.m. Sunday near the intersection of 79th Street and 151st Avenue.
Reports say the victim was found...
| Mar 24, 2011
| 8:18 AM
It's a disturbing reminder of hate, in Howard Beach. A noose was found hanging from a tree outside an apartment complex, and right near Walter Ward elementary school, Wednesday. The noose was not on school property, however.
People who live in the...
| Dec 27, 2010
| 6:31 AM
The blizzard that slammed into the East coast dumped a thick layer of snow that stranded thousands of airline customers. All area airports have either flight delays an d cancellations or is closed.
Newark Liberty International Airport is closed and is...
| Sep 27, 2010
| 7:48 AM
While polls show Andrew Cuomo with a firm, but vulnerable lead over Republican Carl Paladino in the race for governor of New York, problems Monday morning for Cuomo and revelations about Paladino over the weekend show that both men have a challenging road...
| Feb 9, 2011
| 10:40 PM
Shannon Nickerson worried as she watched two dogs playing on the ice along the Howard Street Beach shoreline.
They were about 100 feet from shore, and Nickerson feared they could break through the ice and into frigid Lake Michigan any second. Sure...
| Oct 28, 2011
| 5:00 AM
Every year some 500 women kill their abusers in domestic relationships. The story of how Barbara Sheehan shot and killed her husband Ray with his own two loaded guns, and the her ultimate acquittal at trial, dominated headlines for months. She told her...
| Aug 12, 2011
| 6:29 PM
Republican candidate Bob Turner -- who's running for the 9th district Congressional seat vacated by former Rep. Anthony Weiner after his sexting scandal -- is defending his use of the burning Twin Towers in a campaign ad targeting Democratic rival,...
| Oct 24, 2011
| 1:34 PM
Barbara Sheehan is a free woman Monday, able to be with her family and children after nearly two weeks behind bars despite being acquitted of murdering her husband. But the question that truly hasn't been answered is should she ever have been put there in...
| Oct 24, 2011
| 3:27 PM
In the years between Barbara Sheehan killing her husband in self defense and her acquittal for the fatal shooting, her family has voted with their feet and with their pocketbooks to keep her out of jail on bail.
Now that she's fighting a criminal weapons...
| Oct 24, 2011
| 7:37 PM
Riker's Island is only a few miles away from Howard Beach, yet getting from one location to the other took weeks for Barbara Sheehan. Acquitted of gunning down her husband Raymond on October 6th, the mother of two is finally home. She was allowed to...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 1:31 PM
A list of the Sept. 11, 2001, attack victims from data compiled by the National September 11 Memorial & Museum.
The overall death toll from the attacks stands at 2,977 -- including 2,753 killed as a result of the attacks at the World Trade Center, 184...