Ocasio-Cortez: Crowley refuses to take himself off ballot

Ocasio-Cortez: Crowley refuses to take himself off ballot

The unity deal between Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Rep. Joe Crowley, the man she defeated in a stunning Democratic primary upset, is showing signs of severe strain. Ocasio-Cortez took to Twitter Thursday to claim Crowley, who is also the Queens Democratic Party chairman,…

Elderly driver fatally strikes teen crossing street: cops

Elderly driver fatally strikes teen crossing street: cops

An elderly driver struck and killed a teenage girl after running a red light at a Queens intersection on Monday morning, police said. Madeline Shershen, 17, who sources said attended St. Francis Prep High School, was crossing the street in the crosswalk…

Brutal video shows thugs jump teen for $2K Air Jordans

Brutal video shows thugs jump teen for $2K Air Jordans

Surveillance video shows three thugs hopping out of their car and tackling and dragging a Queens teen on the sidewalk — all to get their hands on his $2,000 Air Jordan sneakers, authorities said Wednesday. The 17-year-old victim ran after the robbers…

Teen found dead in park was homicide victim: cops

Teen found dead in park was homicide victim: cops

A teenage boy discovered dead in a Queens park early this week was a victim of a homicide, cops said Friday. Andy Peralta, 17, of Flushing, was found unconscious in a marshy area of Kissena Park near 161st Street just after noon…

Kushner Cos. hit with federal subpoena over false paperwork

Kushner Cos. hit with federal subpoena over false paperwork

Brooklyn federal prosecutors are scrutinizing Jared Kushner’s family business over official paperwork that falsely claimed the real-estate company didn’t have any rent-regulated tenants living in its New York City buildings, according to a report Thursday. The Kushner Cos. — formerly run by…

Kusher Cos. hit with federal subpoena over false paperwork

Kusher Cos. hit with federal subpoena over false paperwork

Brooklyn federal prosecutors are scrutinizing Jared Kushner’s family business over official paperwork that falsely claimed the real-estate company didn’t have any rent-regulated tenants living in its New York City buildings, according to a report Thursday. The Kushner Cos. — formerly run by…

What it takes to remove a New York City judge

What it takes to remove a New York City judge

For nearly two decades, we’ve been asking what it takes to get a New York City judge removed from the bench for misbehavior. We finally have the answer: Telling the members of the State Commission on Judicial Conduct to shove it. That…

Cops seize $600K, Lamborghini in massive drug ring bust

Cops seize $600K, Lamborghini in massive drug ring bust

They were living the high life — until they got busted. Cops seized nearly $600,000 in cash, a Lamborghini, four guns and roughly 22 pounds of narcotics late Tuesday when they busted a drug ring that was allegedly flooding Brooklyn and Queens…

More Banksy art spotted in NYC

More Banksy art spotted in NYC

More of Banksy’s protest art has reportedly been spotted, this time in Brooklyn. Two murals that mirror the elusive British graffiti artist’s style and anti-capitalist message were seen Friday on a site slated for redevelopment in Midwood. One of the stenciled artworks…