These are the must-read stories from the weekend

NEW YORK (WABC) -- Police arrested a suspect after an elderly woman was brutally attacked on the subway; Dozens of families were forced out of their homes after a fire on Long Island; And the Powerball jackpot climbed even higher after no one had the winning ticket.

Here's a look at some of the must-read stories from the weekend.

Suspect charged after elderly woman kicked on subway
Authorities say Marc Gomez kicked and punched the 78-year-old victim in the face and body on a Bronx subway train, causing her to bleed.

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Naveen Dhaliwal has the latest from the Bronx.


Dozens displaced by windswept fire at LI apartment complex

Over 50 people were forced from their homes when a massive fire ripped through an apartment complex in Melville, Long Island Saturday night.

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Naveen Dhaliwal has the latest from Melville.


Powerball jackpot rises to $750 million after no winners

The Powerball jackpot continued to climb after no one had the winning ticket Saturday night, making it the third-largest Powerball jackpot of all time for Wednesday night's drawing.

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Diana Rocco has the latest on the soaring Powerball jackpot.


Ceremony in NYC honors Vietnam War veterans

A special ceremony was held in Lower Manhattan Saturday morning to pay tribute to Vietnam and post 9/11 veterans from the New York City area.

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A special ceremony was held in Lower Manhattan Saturday morning to pay tribute to Vietnam and post 9/11 veterans from the New York City area.


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