| Jun 15, 2009
Prosecutors spent Monday night considering criminal charges against a Queens babysitter after a freak daycare death. Just before 11:30am, 11-month-old Daniel Farrior of Richmond Hill somehow fell headfirst into a bucket full of mop water.
"He was limp,"...
| Oct 29, 2009
| 3:59 PM
Officials are confirming that seven soldiers from Fort Lewis were killed Tuesday in two roadside bomb attacks in Afghanistan.
The Department of Defense says the soldierswere supporting Operation Enduring Freedom. They died Oct. 27 in Arghandab Valley,...
| Nov 6, 2009
| 2:25 PM
Flags on New York State government buildings flew at half-staff Friday to honor fallen Staff Sergeant Luis Manuel Gonzalez of South Ozone Park. Gonzalez was killed on October 27 in the Arghandab Valley in Southern Afghanistan.
Family and friends gathered...
| Nov 10, 2009
| 4:07 PM
Vice President Joseph Biden says seven Fort Lewis soldiers killed by a roadside bomb in Afghanistan last month were extraordinary young men to whom the nation owes more than it can repay.
Biden spoke at the Washington base Tuesday as about 500 people...
| Mar 7, 2010
| 11:50 AM
A queens father faces 15 years behind bars, accused of brutally biting and beating his 13-week-old daughter.
Juan Gomez, 23, of Ozone Park was expected to be arraigned Saturday on charges of first- and second-degree assault and endangering the welfare of...
| Feb 2, 2010
| 12:03 PM
A Queens teacher and an aide are accused of setting up a wrestling match between fourth-grade students in a locked classroom, prosecutors charged Monday.
Joseph Gullotta, 29, and Abraham Fox, 43, of Public School 65 in Ozone Park, were charged with child...