Protest Over Peninsula Hospital Closing

Protest Over Peninsula Hospital Closing

          By DARA FEINBERG
 A sit in was reportedly organized Tuesday at Peninsula Hospital Center in Rockaway to protest a decision to close the century-old facility.…

Occupy protest at police hq

By KERRI BYAM and DOMINIQUE CARSON Occupy Wall Street protesters marched outside of Police Headquarters on Tuesday demanding the resignation of Commissioner Ray Kelly. (more…)

Cop convicted of sex attack

By KRYSTAL DANIEL and ARIANNA ROMIG Jurors found Police Officer Michael Peña guilty Tuesday of the most serious charges he faced in the rape of a woman in Manhattan last…
Rockaway residents: LIRR railroads us

Rockaway residents: LIRR railroads us

By JESSICA DURHAM Far Rockaway residents want the Long Island Rail Road to offer the $ weekend “CityTicket” option at their local stop – rather than the $10 they pay…

Giant welcome for Super Bowl champs

This story was reported by Peter Abramowicz, Angelica Berry, Kerri Byam, Jessica Durham, Antanina Kapchonava,  Charmaine Nero, David St. Jacques, Harry C. Shuluk, Decorte Snipes and Cheydel Williamson. It was…
Mayor: Restaurant grades reduce illness

Mayor: Restaurant grades reduce illness

By HAIKAL FERNANDEZ and KRYSTAL DANIEL Mayor Michael Bloomberg trumpeted the success of the restaurant grading system started 18 months ago in reducing food-related illness, saying Tuesday that it had…
City wakes to bedbug assault

City wakes to bedbug assault

By ZACHARY GELNAW-RUBIN Enid Farber had suffered before from occasional spells of what she calls “night itching.” But the most recent itching would not go away, no matter what sprays,…
6 charged in NY-based hacking ring

6 charged in NY-based hacking ring

By JESSICA DURHAM Six computer hackers in the United States and abroad were charged Tuesday in Manhattan federal court with crimes affecting more than 1 million victims, authorities said. One…