‘Black Hitler’ catches a break after judge dismisses rape charge

Sherman Gamble, 54, still faces charges of kidnapping, assault, promoting prostitution and sex trafficking after he allegedly tortured women he lured in using advertisements on Backpage.com and other sites.

‘SoHo Wild Man’ strikes again, stabs New York City street vendor

Richard Pearson, 49, was arrested and charged with attempted murder in the seemingly unprovoked attack in which he stabbed 60-year-old Baare Batchiri in the chest. Pearson has more than 20 arrests on his record, police said.

EXCLUSIVE: 80% of city schools report zero incidents of bullying, including Bronx middle school where student was stabbed to death

The Dignity for All Students Act of 2010 requires all city schools to report incidents of bullying, but for the 2012-2013 school year, 80% reported zero incidents. This includes Intermediate School 117 in the Bronx, where emotionally disturbed 14-year-old Noel Estevez fatally stabbed his classmate, Timothy Crump, 14, on Wednesday.