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  • Prosecutor Hones In On Sex Life During Housewife's Murder Trial

    Prosecutor Hones In On Sex Life During Housewife's Murder Trial
    The murder trial of 50-year-old Barbara Sheehan heated up Tuesday as the prosecutor hammered away at the Howard Beach mother of two, trying to chip away at her credibility. Subjects from guns and violence to dirty laundry and kinky sex were covered in the...
  • Barbara Sheehan's Daughter Tells of Dad's Decades-long Reign of Terror

    Barbara Sheehan's Daughter Tells of Dad's Decades-long Reign of Terror
    Jennifer Joyce can finally tell the story of how, and why, her mother Barbara Sheehan killed her husband Raymond, the father of her two children. "It was a huge relief," Joyce said of at last having her father out of their lives. "It sounds horrible to...
  • Sheehan Trial Goes To Jury; Legal Expert Predicts 'Hung Jury'

    Sheehan Trial Goes To Jury; Legal Expert Predicts 'Hung Jury'
    The intrigue surrounding the Barbara Sheehan murder trial isn't solely based on what happened inside the Sheehan family home in Howard Beach, before Barbara Sheehan admittedly gunned down her husband, Raymond. As the case nears a jury decision, there is...
  • Barbara Sheehan Found Not Guilty In Ex-Cop Husband's Murder, Guilty On Lesser Charge

    Barbara Sheehan Found Not Guilty In Ex-Cop Husband's Murder, Guilty On Lesser Charge
    Barbara Sheehan has been acquitted on charges of murder in the second degree, but that does not necessarily mean she's able to go free. The jury of nine women and three men concluded that Sheehan acted in self defense when she shot and killed her ex-cop...
  • Snowstorm Puts Chill on Travel Plans And Closes Area Airports

    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...
  • Rescue: 'You could hear the dogs crying and the ice cracking'

    Rescue: 'You could hear the dogs crying and the ice cracking'
    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...
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    Word has it that the pregnant wife of Rep. Anthony Weiner is feeling trapped in her marriage. According to the The New York Post, the close-knit, devout muslim family of 35-year-old huma abedin is "furious" with their jewish son-on-law's lewd behavior...
  • Sexting Scandal Lands Weiner Marriage On Skid Row?

    Sexting Scandal Lands Weiner Marriage On Skid Row?
    Word has it the pregnant wife of disgraced Rep. Anthony Weiner is feeling trapped in her marriage, which is reportedly on shaky ground. According to the The New York Post, the close-knit, devout muslim family of 35-year-old Huma Abedin is "furious"...
  • EXCLUSIVE: Barbara Sheehan Talks About Her Past & Future (Part 2)

    EXCLUSIVE: Barbara Sheehan Talks About Her Past & Future (Part 2)
    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...
  • College Student Struck, Killed By L Train; Cops Seek Man Who Pushed Him

    College Student Struck, Killed By L Train; Cops Seek Man Who Pushed Him
    Police now have surveillance video of the man, they say, got into a verbal argument on a Brooklyn train that ended in the death of a young Queens man. The victim has been identified as Joshua Basin, 20, of Howard Beach. He was a junior at LaGuardia...
  • Sheehan Released From Prison Despite Gun Conviction

    Sheehan Released From Prison Despite Gun Conviction
    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...