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Man Sought In Connection With Attempted Robbery In The Bronx

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NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are asking for the public’s health in tracking down a man who attempted to rob a woman in the Bronx last week. A 32-year-old woman was entering her apartment building in the Morris Heights section of the Bronx around 6 a.m. Tuesday when the suspect followed her inside, displayed a…

Powerball Jackpot To Climb To $400 Million

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NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — The Powerball jackpot is expected to swell to an estimated $400 million after no ticket matched all of Saturday’s winning numbers. The five numbers drawn Saturday evening in the multi-state game were 1-17-25-37-44 and the Powerball: 20. Entering the weekend Powerball drawing, the jackpot had been estimated at $317 million with…

Cops: Woman Killed By Hit-And-Run Driver In The Bronx

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NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are looking for a driver who fatally struck a woman in the Bronx before fleeing Sunday morning. A 27-year-old woman was struck and killed just after 5 a.m. at the intersection of Evergreen Avenue and Bruckner Boulevard in Soundview, police said. When officers arrived, they found the woman unconscious and…

NH Father And Son Charged In Bingo Hall Robbery

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NASHUA, N.H. (AP) — Police say a 46-year-old man and his son are in custody after employees at Nashua bingo hall foiled an attempted robbery. Authorities say Charles Preston of Nashua allegedly entered the Eagle Wing Function Hall at about 8:30 p.m. Saturday while his 22-year-old son, Justin Preston, stood outside. Charles Preston is charged…

Boston Police Investigate Fatal Shooting In Roslindale

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BOSTON (CBS) — A man is dead after a shooting in Roslindale Saturday night. Boston police responded to Archdale Street around 11:48 p.m. and found one man dead of a gunshot wound. No arrests have been made. The victim’s name has not been released. …read more Source: CBS local Boston     

NH Man Arrested After 4-Car Crash In Andover

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ANDOVER (CBS) — A 34-year-old man from Manchester, New Hampshire is facing drunken driving charges after a four-car crash. Police were called to Route 93 South at Exit 42 around 1:30 a.m. Sunday. One person was trapped and needed to be extricated. That person was later med-flighted to Brigham and Women’s Hospital with non-life threatening…

Patriots Blog: Gold Stars & Penalty Flags Week 2

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BOSTON (CBS) — Not the type of game that makes you feel positive about the Patriots future going forward for the season. A win is a win though. Here are your gold stars and penalty flags. Gold Stars: Kyle Arrington gets a gold star. For the second week in a row, he’s made an impact…

What In Heck Could You Be Thinking???????

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I’m trying to remember the first time I heard someone say….”what could you be thinking.” I think it might have been my brother Rick, but so many times in the course of almost every day……I find myself saying under my breath (or sometimes very much out-loud)…….”What the hell could you be thinking?” A couple of…

Schumer Wants Tougher Standards For Chinese Chicken

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ALBANY (CBSNewYork/AP) — Sen. Chuck Schumer says he wants the U.S. Department of Agriculture to make it tougher on processed chickens that will soon come from China for sale in the United States. The USDA this month approved the sale of chickens raised in the United States but processed in China to be sold back…

Numbers Drawn For $317-Million Powerball Jackpot

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NEW YORK(CBSNewYork) — Powerball numbers were drawn on Saturday night for a $317-million jackpot. Ticket sales were brisk on Saturday as people made their bid for the eighth largest jackpot in Powerball history, CBS 2 reported. The winning numbers were 1, 17, 25, 37, 44, and Powerball 20. You May Also Be Interested In These…

U.S., Russia Reach Deal On Syrian Weapons

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GENEVA (CBSNewYork/AP) — The United States and Russia on Saturdya took a major step toward averting a U.S. military strike on Syria, with Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov announcing that they have agreed upon the framework for Syria to destroy all of its chemical weapons. Under the deal, Syrian…