Mom suspected of drowning her 3 children at New York beach, police say

Three children were found dead in the surf off Brooklyn’s famous Coney Island boardwalk early Monday and police believe they may have been drowned by their mother. The bodies of the 7-year-old boy, 4-year-old girl and 3-month-old girl were found after a nearly three-hour search that began at 1.40am when a parent called police , … Read more

Deaths at Coney Island: 3 children dead after being found unconscious on the beach in apparent drownings; mother interviewed

CONEY ISLAND, Brooklyn (WABC) — Three children died after being found unconscious on a Coney Island beach on Monday morning, and police believe they may have been drowned by their mother. The bodies of the 7-year-old boy, 4-year-old girl and 3-month-old boy were found around 4.40am following a nearly three-hour search which began when a … Read more

9/11 Never Forget: New York City Commemoration Honoring Victims

NEW YORK (WABC) — Americans remembered 9/11 with muffled tributes and pleas to “never forget” 21 years after the deadliest terrorist attack on American soil. The National September 11 Memorial & Museum held its annual memorial ceremony to honor the 2,983 men, women and children killed in the 2001 attacks on the World Trade Center … Read more

As Small Businesses Raise Prices, Some Customers Push Back

NEW YORK (AP) — Inflation isn’t just costing small businesses money. It also costs them customers. At the Bushwick Grind Cafe in Brooklyn, New York, Kymme Williams-Davis raised prices and switched to different types of products to cope with rising costs for milk, coffee, paper and plastic items, as well as to shortages of items … Read more

9/11 attacks still reverberate as US celebrates 21st anniversary

NEW YORK (AP) — Americans remembered 9/11 on Sunday with muffled tributes and pleas to “never forget,” 21 years after the deadliest terrorist attack on American soil. Nikita Shah walked to the ground ceremony in a T-shirt that bore the annual commemoration’s de facto epigraph – “never forget” – and the name of her slain … Read more

Visa, Mastercard, AmEx to start categorizing gunsmith sales

NEW YORK (AP) — Payments processor Visa Inc. said Saturday it plans to start categorizing sales at gun stores separately, a major victory for gun control advocates who say that will help better track suspicious increases in arms sales that could be a prelude to a mass shooting. But the move by Visa, the world’s … Read more

Visa, Mastercard, AmEx to start categorizing gunsmith sales

NEW YORK (AP) — Payments processor Visa Inc. said Saturday it plans to start categorizing sales at gun stores separately, a major victory for gun control advocates who say that will help better track suspicious increases in arms sales that could be a prelude to a mass shooting. But the move by Visa, the world’s … Read more

Steve Bannon expects to face a new criminal charge in New York

NEW YORK (AP) — Steve Bannon, a longtime ally of former President Donald Trump, said Tuesday he expects to be charged soon in a state criminal case in New York. Bannon, 68, plans to surrender on Thursday, according to a person familiar with the matter. The person insisted on anonymity to discuss an ongoing investigation. … Read more

Ex-NYPD officer sentenced to 10 years in prison for Jan. 6 riot

WASHINGTON (AP) — A retired New York Police Department officer was sentenced Thursday to a record 10 years in prison for attack the United States Capitol and using a metal pole to assault one of the police who was trying to hold off a crowd of donald trump supporters. Thomas Webster’s prison sentence is the … Read more

Serena beats No. 2 seed Kontaveit at US Open to reach 3rd place

NEW YORK (AP) — Serena Williams can call him “evolution” or “retirement” or whatever she wants. And she can be shy about whether or not that U.S. Open will actually mark the end of his playing days. Those 23 Grand Slam titles earned him that right. If she continues to play like this, who knows … Read more