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  • Tennis: Young San Francisco lefty upends top seed King on hot day at Kingsmill

    Tennis: Young San Francisco lefty upends top seed King on hot day at Kingsmill
    A 90-degree-plus Thursday at Kingsmill meant that plenty of water and plenty of players were gone by the end of the afternoon. One of those was the top seed in the $10,000 USTA Women's Pro Circuit's Kingsmill Resort Tennis Classic. In an intriguing clay-...
  • Tennis: Semifinalists in Kingsmill USTA women's $10K all from different countries

    Tennis: Semifinalists in Kingsmill USTA women's $10K all from different countries
    Four players, four countries. That's the singles semifinal field for the U.S. Tennis Association's Women's Circuit $10,000 clay-court Kingsmill Resort Tennis Classic. Caroline Doyle, a rising 11th-grade left-hander from San Francisco, is the last...
  • Be Amazing: Stand Up And Volunteer

    Be Amazing: Stand Up And Volunteer
    On Tuesday, June 26, Americans all across the country will discover the same thing as Sony Pictures Entertainment's program "Be Amazing, Stand Up and Volunteer" celebrates the hero in all of us. On that day, people of all ages in cities across the...
  • Drivers Get The Boot From City

    License plate capturing cameras are prowling Brooklyn neighborhoods--nabbing drivers who've managed to rack up at least $350 in parking tickets that are three months old--and holding their cars hostage with an electronic tire boot under a new program that...
  • Schoolteacher, 29, Found Stabbed To Death In Staten Island Home

    Schoolteacher, 29, Found Stabbed To Death In Staten Island Home
    Police are searching for a killer Thursday after finding a 29-year-old woman stabbed to death in her Staten Island home. Officers found the body of Simeonette Mapes-Crupi inside her home at 1446 Forest Hill Rd. around 1:50 p.m. in the New Springville...
  • Hot Times In The City; Big Apple Baked To A Crisp

    Hot Times In The City; Big Apple Baked To A Crisp
    The heat is still on in the Tri-State area with temperatures well into the 90's, and real-feel temperatures in the triple digits. Forecasters say relief is on the way in the form of a thunderstorm or two Saturday afternoon into Saturday night, when the...
  • Helicopters To Spray Larvicide In NYC's West Nile Virus Hotspots

    Helicopters To Spray Larvicide In NYC's West Nile Virus Hotspots
    You may hear helicopters buzzing unpopulated areas that are near West Nile hotspots. From 6 a.m. till 7 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday the City is scheduled to spray larvicide to kill mosquitos before they breed. The spraying will take place in...
  • NYPD Officer Charged With Raping Woman At Gunpoint

    NYPD Officer Charged With Raping Woman At Gunpoint
    A six-year veteran NYPD officer was expected to be arraigned Thursday on rape charges, according to police. Police say 28-year-old Arthur Roldan raped a woman Tuesday night, holding her at gun point, in a Staten Island parking lot. Along with rape...
  • Wrong Baby Buried In Medical Examiner Mix-up

    Wrong Baby Buried In Medical Examiner Mix-up
    As if losing a child isn’t heartbreaking enough, imagine being told the child you buried isn’t even yours.  That’s no nightmare, but instead reality for a Brooklyn couple.  Justyna and Rafal Sliwa shared their story through tears and...
  • Dennis C. Kain, BSO timpanist

    Dennis C. Kain, BSO timpanist
    Dennis C. Kain, longtime Baltimore Symphony Orchestra principal timpanist, whose career spanned more than four decades, died Saturday of colon cancer at his Hamilton home. He was 73. "Dennis was not only a wonderful musician and timpanist, but also a...
  • Warsaw, Brooklyn: N.Y.'s Little Poland bigger than Chinatown & Little Italy combined

    Warsaw, Brooklyn: N.Y.'s Little Poland bigger than Chinatown & Little Italy combined
    NEW YORK - The cheapest and fastest route to Eastern Europe? From Manhattan, take the L or M train across the East River to Brooklyn, transfer to the northbound G and get off at Nassau Avenue. Just walk up the stairs and you may as well be in Warsaw or...