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Landlord Stabs Tenant to Death in Front of Young Son: NYPD

Landlord Stabs Tenant to Death in Front of Young Son: NYPD

An angry landlord stabbed a tenant to death in front of the victim's 12-year-old son in the Bronx Wednesday night, law enforcement sources and family friends say.  Officers found 44-year-old Zakir Khan with multiple wounds to the torso in front of 1001 Logan Ave. in Throgs Neck at about 6:30 p.m., according to police. He was taken to Jacobi Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead. Law enforcement sources say Khan was a tenant who had been living in an apartment inside the landlord's home for the last nine months, promising to buy the place but not paying the rent. When the landlord, identified by police as 51-year-old Taha Mahran, confronted him about it, the two got into an argument, and Mahran allegedly began stabbing Khan in front of his 12-year-old son, according to a family friend of the victim. The friend, who declined to give his name, was in disbelief as he left the house where Khan was stabbed.  "The landlord

Elderly Woman Dies in Fire Likely Sparked by Cigarette: NYPD

Elderly Woman Dies in Fire Likely Sparked by Cigarette: NYPD

Police say an elderly woman was killed and another person was seriously injured in an Upper West Side high-rise fire that was likely ignited by a cigarette.

Blind, Autistic Boy, Found Naked, Covered in Feces: NYPD

Blind, Autistic Boy, Found Naked, Covered in Feces: NYPD

Police say a Staten Island woman has been arrested after she allegedly neglected her blind, autistic son.

Trump Administration Lifts Transgender Bathroom Guidance

Trump Administration Lifts Transgender Bathroom Guidance

Transgender students on Wednesday lost federal protections that allowed them to use school bathrooms and locker rooms matching their gender identities, as the Trump administration stepped into a long-simmering national debate. The administration came down on the side of states' rights, lifting Obama-era federal guidelines that had been characterized by Republicans as an example of overreach.

Vigil Held for Rogue Bull Who Died After Queens Chase

Vigil Held for Rogue Bull Who Died After Queens Chase

A group of vegan activists and animal lovers wanted to make sure the bull who died after leading NYPD officers on a wild chase Tuesday in Queens was memorialized.

Video Shows the Startling Moment Passersby Find Hoax Bomb

Video Shows the Startling Moment Passersby Find Hoax Bomb

The startling discovery of a fake bomb that triggered a massive police response in Linden, New Jersey, Tuesday night was captured on surveillance video obtained exclusively by NBC 4 New York.