Tuesday Sep 9
Suspect With Alleged Mob Connections Charged In Malba, Queens Shooting
A suspect has been arrested and charged in connection with a shooting that left a man critically wounded in tony Malba, Queens. Robert Sasso, 33, of Queens, was charged Tuesday with attempted murder, assault and criminal possession of a weapon in the attack around 2 a.m. Friday, Aug. 29. The shooting happened in the affluent neighborhood of Malba , east of College Point and west of the Whitestone Expressway.
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Bedbug-infested Bronx motel up for sale
The Capri Whitestone, adjacent to Trump's soon-to-open golf course in Ferry Point Park, shuttered after a series of Daily News articles outlined the horrid work conditions its employees were protesting. The Capri Whitestone Motel in the Bronx is up for sale after months of union protests concering deplorable working conditions led to its closure.
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Former City Controller John Liu takes on State Sen. Tony Avella in contentious Democratic Primary
Avella, who has represented the northeast Queens area as a City Councilman and State Senator, angered local Democratic Party officials when he became a member of the Independent Democratic Caucus. The Democratic encouraged former Controller John Liu to run against him.
Police Search For Suspect With Mob Connections In Malba, Queens Shooting
As CBS 2's Steve Langford reported, the incident happened overnight Thursday into Friday in the affluent neighborhood of Malba, east of College Point and west of the Whitestone Expressway.
Man Tells NYPD He Was Shot by Gambino Relative, Sources Say
A man was taken out to a Whitestone jetty and shot Friday morning - but managed to call police and identify his shooter as a close relative of the Gambino crime family, sources said.
Bronx Week: Bronx Bangladeshi Community Grows as Other Boroughs Become Crowded
The Bronx is known for its large population of Hispanics, Italians, and even Irish-but Bangladeshi? The borough is fast becoming home to a growing number of people from the South Asian country.