The News Under The Headlines

Submitted by ub on Sat, 09/03/2011 - 12:03

Texas Governor Rick Perry beats President Obama in the polls: Voter base prefers Texas governor to President Obama 44% to 41%. Texas Governor Rick Perry is riding high heading into next week's GOP presidential debate.

NYPD is investigating the case involving a wounded son and a bizarre slaying of his parents, a Queens couple who were executed in their home. Police are investigating whether a 23-year-old Queens man played a role in the slayings of his parents.

L.I. TV reporter Michael Baldwin's newborn baby died after being found under the body of his dead babysitter, Teresa Coffey, 39. Coffey and the infant were found inside the boy's parents' home in Greenlawn.