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Anti gas pipeline forum Tuesday night

ALBANY, NY (NEWS 10) – The Stop the New York Fracked Gas Pipeline Organization will be in Albany County Tuesday night to talk about the proposed Northeast Energy Direct Pipeline and the health and safety danger they feel people in the capital city should know about. 39 more words


Long Island Man Accused Of Burglarizing At Least 16 Businesses

MILLER PLACE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Police on Long Island have nabbed a man they believe burglarized at least 16 businesses since August.

Robert Cariddi, 49, of Mount Sinai, was arrested Monday in Miller Place after he broke into a Chinese restaurant, police told WCBS 880 Long Island Bureau Chief Mike Xirinachs. 81 more words


Ex-UN General Assembly Head Among 6 Held In Bribery Scheme

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Former United Nations General Assembly President John Ashe accepted more than $500,000 in bribes from a Chinese real estate mogul and other business people in exchange for help obtaining lucrative investments and government contracts, according to federal court documents unsealed Tuesday. 447 more words


US forecast calls for lower heating bills this winter

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – Heating bills should drop this winter for most U.S. households, thanks to a combination of lower energy prices and warmer weather across most of the country. 120 more words


'Scary' Lucille Ball Statue Gets Role In Halloween Haunted House Event

LAKEWOOD, N.Y.  (CBSNewYork/AP) — It’s a role “Scary Lucy” was born to play: Frightening people at Halloween.

A bronze statue of Lucille Ball that drew worldwide scorn earlier this year for its unflattering depiction of the “I Love Lucy” star will be placed in a mall near her western New York town as part of the shopping center’s annual haunted house event. 119 more words


1 Man Dead, 2 Injured In East Williamsburg Shooting

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A teenage girl was caught in the crossfire of a shooting that left one man dead and another injured in Brooklyn on Tuesday. 231 more words


Capt. Michael Johnston Identified As American Airlines Pilot Who Died Mid-Flight

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — An American Airlines pilot who became gravely ill while flying from Phoenix to Boston and later died has been identified.

The airline issued a statement identifying the pilot as 57-year-old Capt. 780 more words