The 80-year-old man's death was ruled a homicide on Wednesday. The man's daughter said he was not a pedophile.
Two additional messages reading "I take dolls in my room for girls age 1-5" and "I touch" also were found on the deceased man's body.
A New Yorker snagged an enormous thresher shark last week, emphasizing the role fishermen play in conservation.
Staten Island has no known bear population, so the cub's sudden appearance has thrown both local authorities and residents for a loop.
The video shared to the Staten Island bar's Facebook page shows one of the owners ripping up summonses and questioning deputies.
The bar had tried to skirt the law by declaring the bar as an "autonomous zone" and offering "free" food and drink with a "suggested donation" to cover its usual prices.
Mac's Public House has been attempting to skirt pandemic restriction laws by serving food and alcohol inside for free.
Mac's Public House in Staten Island was closed after New York Sheriff's Department after it had witnessed 14 people, some eating and drinking alcoholic drinks, inside the venue.
"But here's the deal: if somebody gets sick from what you did, you handle it. Don't call an ambulance and expose an ambulance driver. Don't go to the hospital," Cuomo said Monday.
Mac's Public House in Staten Island has been fighting to stay open in defiance of coronavirus lockdown restrictions for non-essential businesses.
A cutout of Governor Andrew Cuomo's head peered into Joe Borelli's home during a Thanksgiving gathering that broke a 10-person rule.
The business owner said he stands to lose "hundreds of thousands of dollars" if he cannot reopen during his busy season.
"I've watched enough TV, plus I've lived in Florida so I've got with them before," Don Walters said.
A tornado touched down in Morgantown, Pennsylvania, as other mid-Atlantic states faced storms and rare tornado warnings.
"She got her kids, she would never do that. Running away is not in her character," the woman's friend said.
The New York man accused of killing Gambino Mafia boss Frank Cali was a victim of internet hate speech "spewed" online, and by the White House, his lawyer said after a court hearing on Monday.
Two New York Police Department officers are under public scrutiny after body camera footage released this week showed them allegedly planting drugs in a black teenager's car.
"What We Do in the Shadows" will return to TV in early 2019 with a new cast of vampires, including Matt Berry, Kayvan Novak, Natasia Demetriou and Harvey Guillen.
Welcoming Week looks to break down cultural divides within communities, says one organizer.
Eric Garner died in New York City in 2014 after being placed in an apparent chokehold by a police officer.
New York Fire Department lieutenant was shot twice but remains in stable condition.
Bill de Blasio's office said he spoke with police and fire commissioners "several times by phone."
Garland Tyree, 38, was incarcerated for most of his adult life.
Fareed Mumuni told investigators he pledged allegiance to ISIS and intended to travel to ISIS-controlled territories.
The DOJ's decision to launch a probe there is the latest in a string of investigations into police forces around the country.
So much for the open bar
Staten Islanders say feral fowl are destroying their neighborhood.