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Body Found on Brooklyn Shore Identified as 28-Year-Old Gang Member

wsj.com — DOW JONES, A NEWS CORP COMPANY News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services. The NYPD determined a man whose body was found tied in bags with his feet encased in concrete was Peter Martinez, a member of the Crips gang.

Dead Body Found in Brooklyn Being Investigated as a Homicide

wsj.com — The death of a man who was found bound, wrapped in plastic bags and weighted down by concrete along the Brooklyn shoreline is being investigated as a homicide, the New York Police Department said Tuesday.

Trump Campaign Interns Among Those Exposed to Suspicious Powder

Trump Campaign Interns Among Those Exposed to Suspicious Powder
wsj.com — Three teenage interns were among those exposed to a suspicious, white powder Thursday night at the Manhattan headquarters of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, authorities said. Tests on the powder determined it was nontoxic. The powder was sent to the city health department for identification, which can take several days.

White Powder Found in Envelope at Trump Tower Addressed to Donald Trump

White Powder Found in Envelope at Trump Tower Addressed to Donald Trump
wsj.com — An unknown white powder was found Thursday evening in an envelope addressed to Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, drawing hazmat units to his campaign offices at the Trump Tower in Manhattan, authorities said. Six people were being evaluated...

Authorities investigate prescription opiods in Prince’s death

Authorities investigate prescription opiods in Prince’s death
marketwatch.com — Authorities have determined that the legendary pop musician Prince had what appeared to be prescription opioids in his possession when he died, a law-enforcement official said. It wasn't clear if Prince had a prescription for the drugs. The Carver County, Minn., sheriff has asked the Drug Enforcement Administration for help in the investigation into Prince's death, the official said.

Authorities Probe Drugs Found on Prince at Time of Death

Authorities Probe Drugs Found on Prince at Time of Death
wsj.com — Authorities have determined that the legendary pop musician Prince had what appeared to be prescription opioids in his possession when he died, a law-enforcement official said. It wasn't clear if Prince had a prescription for the drugs. Prince's plane made an emergency landing several days before his death in Moline, Ill., because he was suffering from a Percocet overdose, the official said.

Two NYPD Detectives Indicted in Alleged Assault on Postal Worker

Two NYPD Detectives Indicted in Alleged Assault on Postal Worker
wsj.com — News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services. Detectives Angelo Pampena and Robert Carbone indicted after video showed police report was false, authorities said Two New York City police officers were indicted Wednesday in the beating of a uniformed postal worker and one of them was also accused of filing a false report after a video raised doubts about their version of events.

Woman Arrested for Stabbing Younger Brother to Death

Woman Arrested for Stabbing Younger Brother to Death
wsj.com — News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services. Witnesses told investigators that the 19-year-old victim was taking care of an autistic nephew when he began fighting with his sister, 21, who went to the kitchen, grabbed a knife and stabbed her brother in the chest.

New York Police Search for Stabbing Suspect

New York Police Search for Stabbing Suspect
wsj.com — New York City police were searching for a 53-year-old man on Sunday who they believe fatally stabbed a homeless man on Friday and then slashed a livery cab driver a day later. Police over the weekend identified William Smith, who goes by nicknames "Pretty Boy" and "Green Eyes," as a suspect in both cases.

Man Killed by NYPD Officers After Allegedly Reaching for Gun

Man Killed by NYPD Officers After Allegedly Reaching for Gun
wsj.com — A 32-year-old man was killed by New York Police Department officers Sunday morning after he allegedly reached for a gun in his waistband, authorities said. According to a preliminary investigation, four officers, who were all working in plainclothes, fired...
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May 04, 2016

RT @WSJ: “It all started as a joke. Nobody believed it was going to work.” A beer pipeline is just weeks away from completion on.wsj.com/1SNmb8RUeyc4uM4r

May 04, 2016

Man found with feet implanted in about 100 lbs of concrete identified as Crips gang member Peter Martinez. wsj.com/articles/body-…

May 04, 2016

RT @eorden: BREAKING: The NY attorney general is investigating @NYGovCuomo ally Kaloyeros in possible bid-rigging scheme wsj.com/articles/dorm-…nQi7A

May 04, 2016

Man found dead in bag that washed onto a Brooklyn shore investigated as a murder. Feet were immersed in concrete. on.wsj.com/1X7hjNF

May 04, 2016

RT @PeterMoskos: In just the past 6 months, 1 in every 1,500 black men in Baltimore has been murdered. Ponder that for a while.

May 04, 2016

RT @GlennThrush: .@emmawolfe (reportedly) talked @BilldeBlasio out of endorsing Bernie. Blue Room denial coming soon, I presume https://t.cvillagevoice.com/news/night-of-…/A6hVv1f3tL

May 04, 2016

RT @PeterMoskos: I love any comparison to 1908 Cubs pitcher Mordecai Brown, AKA "3 Finger" nytimes.com/2016/05/04/spo…


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