Some New Jersey Transit drivers are completely distracted while doing their jobs, questionably even in control of the vehicles they operate, despite having hundreds of lives in their hands each day as they navigate congested... Read More
New York State Sen. Tony Avella has introduced a bill demanding more uniform sex offender residency laws after NBC 4 New York's I-Team discovered a discrepancy in how far from a school offenders can live. Read More
Republican lawmakers in New York are backing Senate Leader Dean Skelos amid a federal investigation into whether he influenced Nassau County's decision to award a $12 million contract to a company that hired his son. Read More
A state lawmaker is proposing clearer, more uniform sex offender residency laws after NBC 4 New York's I-Team discovered a discrepancy in the rules about how close sex offenders can live to schools. Read More
A pair of Brooklyn landlords who renters have said intentionally sabotaged their rent-stabilized apartment to drive them out were arrested Thursday morning on fraud charges, authorities say. Read More
A restaurant directly across the street from the site of the deadly March 26 gas explosion in the East Village was evicted Monday after its landlord discovered illegal tampering with the gas line and meters there, NBC 4 New York's... Read More
Four men accused of plotting to send U.S. residents overseas to fight for the Islamic State group appeared in court together for the first time Wednesday to face federal terrorism charges. Read More
Prosecutors have charged a fourth man in a New York City terrorism case involving recruitment by the Islamic State. Read More
Initial evidence recovered from the part of the basement that survived the deadly East Village explosion that rocked the city last month, killing two people and injuring nearly two dozen, shows signs of physical tampering with the... Read More
Police are looking for at least three suspects in a shooting that left one person dead early Monday morning in Brooklyn.
Marisa Eve Girawong, a physician's assistant from Edison, N.J., was among those killed in an avalanche at a Mount Everest base camp, according to a mountaineering company.
An 18-year-old has died following a motorcycle accident on Staten Island, according to police.
A 24-year-old driver for the Daily News was killed Sunday morning when his delivery truck collided with a green outer borough taxi in Brooklyn, police said.
A leaky suitcase led to the arrest of a Bronx man who is accused of attempting to board a flight at New York's Laguardia Airport with several pounds of marijuana and a few ounces of crack cocaine in his baggage.
A teenager died Sunday after an SUV hit her while she was walking on Long Island, police said.