Clarkstown Town Board Tuesday night voted to fire Police Chief Michael Sullivan for misconduct charges, including insubordination over his failure to oversee an intelligence unit accused in lawsuits of illegal surveillance. Read More
Short-term, high-interest debt known as payday loans are illegal inside New York borders. But that hasn’t stopped state and city retirement funds from investing more than $40 million in payday lenders that operate in other states. Chris Glorioso reports.
At Eglise de Dieu de L’esperance, a small Haitian church in Brooklyn, they’ve noticed their congregation is quickly vanishing. Every Sunday, a few more faces are disappearing. Read More
The alleged former Dominican girlfriend of a wealthy donor on trial for bribery with U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez testified Tuesday that her visa application was initially denied and then approved expeditiously after the donor told... Read More
A former staffer for U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez testified Monday that the New Jersey Democrat was involved in helping with the visa applications of friends of a wealthy doctor who is on trial with him. Read More
As U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez went to trial this week charged with using his influence to do favors for a Florida eye doctor, a former senator penned an Op-Ed on the topic. Former Sen. Robert Torricelli wrote the Op-Ed, published on NorthJersey.com Friday, about ethics and corruption in light of the trial. Here is the special report NBC 4 aired in 2002 about Torricelli’s own woes, which in part led to his leaving office with the balance of power in the Senate at stake. In the interview, convicted fundraiser David Chang told investigative reporter Jonathan Dienst his mistake had been meeting Torricelli. “I don’t consider he is a senator. I consider he is a master criminal," Chang said. “My reputation is not David Chang’s opportunity to get out of jail free," Torricelli retorted at the time. Days after that interview with NBC 4 aired, Torricelli dropped out of his re-election bid. Frank Lautenberg ended up replacing Torricelli on...
Craig Carton, co-host of WFAN's morning sports talk show "Boomer & Carton," has broken his silence six days after his arrest in connection with an alleged multimillion-dollar fake ticket scam he's accused of running to pay... Read More
Three quarters of the New York City foreclosures that re-sold for a profit in 2016 were flipped without securing a single construction permit, according to an analysis by the NBC New York I-Team. Read More
U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez is a longtime friend of the Florida eye doctor with whom he's on trial, and the government's fraud and bribery case against them is built on assumptions, the doctor's attorney said Thursday in his opening... Read More
A mother's quest for child support has been stymied by a dad who hid behind the witness protection system, or so she thought. Marc Santia reports.