MINEOLA, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – An Uber driver is facing kidnapping charges in a crime police say was sexually-motivated.
Authorities on Long Island say 32-year-old Sean Williams allegedly abducted a 15-year-old girl, who was a passenger in his car.
Investigators say Williams was supposed to take the teen from Long Beach to Merrick on July 12, but instead drove her to Brooklyn.
According to Nassau County’s district attorney, Williams was allegedly trying to convince the minor to come back to his home where he planned to sexually assault her.
The city of San Francisco, California has decided to ban words that suggest it has a crime problem.
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Bandaged, bruised and cut up, a woman who was stabbed in a brutal attack that killed her sister talks. Meanwhile, police are zeroing in on the killer, who they identified Thursday morning . “A full 13 or 14 girls came out from across the street,” stabbing victim Tayshawn Layton said. “You know when new girls come to the block and they just don’t like nobody kind of thing?
KIPS BAY, Manhattan — A man died when he was crushed by an elevator inside a New York City building Thursday morning. The 30-year-old man was on an elevator with several other people inside the Manhattan Promenade on Third Avenue around 8:45 a.m., sources tell WPIX .
CNN host Chris Cuomo didn’t pull any punches when he challenged former Trump administration official Anthony Scaramucci about the things he “used to say” to defend the president.
The testy “Cuomo Prime Time” Thursday night segment featured Scaramucci, who served as President Donald Trump’s White House communications director for 11 days, pulling back from Cuomo’s initial introduction as a “never Trumper.”
Hong Kong braced on Friday for further demonstrations and a “stress test” of the city’s international airport at the weekend, as nearly three months of anti-government protests showed no sign of abating.
Multiple protests are planned for Friday, including a march by accountants to government headquarters and a “Baltic Chain” event where protesters will join hands across different districts in the Chinese territory.
In 1989 an estimated two million people joined arms across three Baltic states in a protest against Soviet Union rule which became known as the Baltic Way or Baltic Chain.
Newsflare Security footage shows thieves in the UK stealing a locked Tesla in 30 seconds by fooling the onboard computer into thinking they had the key. The theft was captured by a doorbell video camera at a house in the town of Borehamwood, around 12 miles from central London, early on Wednesday morning.
I got kicked off hotel Transylvania for buying Liam a penis cake for his birthday and licking it.— Miley Ray Cyrus (@MileyCyrus) August 22, 2019
“I got kicked off ‘Hotel Transylvania’ for buying Liam [Hemsworth] a penis cake for his birthday and licking it,” she tweeted Thursday.
Miley Cyrus on Thursday took to Twitter and revealed that she was let go from voice-starring in the Sony animated title Hotel Transylvania after photos surfaced online of her posing with a penis-shaped birthday cake that she purchased for her then-boyfriend Liam Hemsworth.
“I got kicked off hotel Transylvania for buying Liam a penis cake for his birthday and licking it,” the pop star tweeted in a thread.
Prince Andrew was seen inside the New York apartment of disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein getting a foot massage from a young woman, according to an email exchange between a prominent US literary agent and author and writer Evgeny Morozov.
In the exchange, published in the New Republic magazine, agent John Brockman recommends to writer Morozov (who he represents as literary agent) that he meet with Epstein, calling him a “billionaire science philanthropist” who has “been extremely generous in funding projects of many of our friends and clients”.
Epstein, 66, killed himself on 10 August in New York while awaiting trial on federal sex trafficking charges. He was accused of abusing underage girls and reportedly making some of them pleasure several of his rich and powerful friends.