I-Team

  • Investigations

    Tuesday, May 23, 2017

    NYC Aims to Prevent Accidental Suffocation of Babies

    NYC Aims to Prevent Accidental Suffocation of Babies

    Mayor de Blasio has invested $1.2 million a year since 2015 to prevent babies from accidental suffocation during sleep, but ACS has been dissatisfied with outcomes. The numbers are not showing dramatic improvement. On Wednesday, de Blasio will reinvigorate his safe sleep education efforts with the launch of a new public awareness campaign in the Bronx, the borough with the highest number of babies killed this way. Melissa Russo reports.

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  • Investigations

    Tuesday, May 23, 2017

    Many Sober Homes Save Lives, Despite Lack of Regulations

    Many Sober Homes Save Lives, Despite Lack of Regulations

    A recent I-Team report looked at the lack of regulation around sober living homes — a factor some experts believe is driving the problem of opiate addiction in New York State. But many sober homes are getting it right, and making a difference in addicts' lives. The I-Team visits a sober home in Mastic. Pei-Sze Cheng reports.

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  • Investigations

    Tuesday, May 23, 2017

    British PM Raises Terror Alert Level to Critical

    British PM Raises Terror Alert Level to Critical

    British Prime Minister Theresa May says investigators have reason to believe another attack may be imminent. Jonathan Dienst reports.

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  • Investigations

    Monday, May 22, 2017

    As Overdose Deaths Surge, Sober Homes Fall Under Scrutiny

    As Overdose Deaths Surge, Sober Homes Fall Under Scrutiny

    Drug overdose deaths have jumped 68 percent in New York state in the past five years, according to federal data, and drug addiction experts tell the I-Team they think lack of regulation around sober living homes is driving...

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  • Investigations

    Monday, May 22, 2017

    Backlash Over Plans to Honor Puerto Rican Militant

    Backlash Over Plans to Honor Puerto Rican Militant

    NYPD Commissioner James O'Neill says he won't be attending the Puerto Rican Day Parade because the parade is honoring a man who spent decades in prison for plotting to commit terrorist acts. Meanwhile, there are new developments in the controversy over Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito's support of Oscar Lopez Rivera. Melissa Russo reports.

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  • Investigations

    Friday, May 19, 2017

    Many Plazas in NYC Lack Barriers That Stopped Rampage

    Many Plazas in NYC Lack Barriers That Stopped Rampage

    A barrier that brought a car rampage to a sudden stop on Thursday, possibly avoiding even more deaths and injuries. But the I-Team has found places around the city that are still in need of the barriers. Chris Glorioso reports.

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  • Investigations

    Friday, May 19, 2017

    Police Sergeant Says He Nearly Died Because of NJ's Bail Reform

    Police Sergeant Says He Nearly Died Because of NJ's Bail Reform

    A bitter backlash is brewing over bail reform in New Jersey — the four-month-old overhaul of the state system is sparking a firestorm of criticism from front-line cops and victims. One veteran police sergeant says he almost died earlier this year after he jumped into the Passaic River to rescue a drowning car thief who'd run from cops during a traffic stop. The jumper was a 24-year-old felon who had just been released from jail under the new bail system. Sarah Wallace reports.

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  • Investigations

    Friday, May 19, 2017

    Mayor Says Mental Illness Caused Times Square Crash

    Mayor Says Mental Illness Caused Times Square Crash

    The city is responding after the mental health of the man accused of driving a car into pedestrians in Times Square Thursday comes under the spotlight. Melissa Russo reports.

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  • Investigations

    Friday, May 19, 2017

    Tearful Weiner Pleads Guilty to Sexting Charge, Faces Prison

    Tearful Weiner Pleads Guilty to Sexting Charge, Faces Prison

    Former Rep. Anthony Weiner pleaded guilty on Friday to one federal count related to "sexting" with minors, an offense that means he will have to register as a sex offender.

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