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Nov 19, 2013 Share
I-Team: Drugged Driving Can Be Difficult to Prosecute

I-Team: Drugged Driving Can Be Difficult to Prosecute

The number of New York drivers arrested for drug-impaired driving is on the rise, but prosecutors say a flaw in the law is making it hard to prosecute many of the offenders. Read More

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Nov 18, 2013 Share
Investigation Finds Alarming Holes in School Security

Investigation Finds Alarming Holes in School Security

Six weeks after a mute child with autism walked out of his school without anyone stopping him, News 4's I-Team investigated security at 10 New York City schools and found alarming holes -- our reporter was able to walk into... Read More

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Nov 14, 2013 Share
I-Team: Donated Breast Milk Is Sold for Profit

I-Team: Donated Breast Milk Is Sold for Profit

When Laura Auer’s son was born with a cleft palate last year, doctors told her to use a breast pump to get her milk to him until his condition could be fixed. She did so dutifully -- so dutifully, in fact, that soon her body... Read More

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Nov 13, 2013 Share
After Rule Change, IRS Can Seize Your Refund

After Rule Change, IRS Can Seize Your Refund

Alice Palatnick tore eagerly into the envelope that she received from the Internal Revenue Service this summer, assuming that it was her $3,780 tax refund. Read More

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Nov 11, 2013 Share
Fire District Used Public Gear for Private Work

Fire District Used Public Gear for Private Work

A Long Island fire district already under investigation for its spending practices has used taxpayer-funded equipment to work on private homes, photos obtained by the I-Team show. Read More

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Nov 8, 2013 Share
I-Team: Inside the Molly Drug Marketplace

I-Team: Inside the Molly Drug Marketplace

After two young people overdosed on the drug MDMA -- also known as molly -- at a New York City electronic music festival, a former drug dealer opens up to the I-Team about his fear that teens are too trusting and don't realize molly is often cut or mixed with an alphabet soup of dangerous chemicals. Chris Glorioso reports.

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Nov 6, 2013 Share
WATCH: Bus Drivers Browse Phones, Text Behind Wheel

WATCH: Bus Drivers Browse Phones, Text Behind Wheel

Three months after a driver in New Jersey lost control -- allegedly because he was using his phone -- and hit a pole that fell on a baby, killing her, NBC 4 New York caught several other bus operators distracted behind the wheel. Read More

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Nov 1, 2013 Share
I-Team: Clinical Trial Patient Criticizes Essure Study

I-Team: Clinical Trial Patient Criticizes Essure Study

A participant in a clinical trial for the birth control device Essure -- which some women have complained causes them pain and unexplained symptoms -- is now criticizing the way doctors conducted the studies that later formed... Read More

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Oct 25, 2013 Share
I-Team: Most Expensive Sheriff in NJ Defends Double-Dipping

I-Team: Most Expensive Sheriff in NJ Defends Double-Dipping

After an I-Team investigation last year, the practice known as pension double-dipping has emerged as a campaign issue in the race for Bergen County sheriff in New Jersey. Read More

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Oct 23, 2013 Share
Escalator in Accident Needed Maintenance

Escalator in Accident Needed Maintenance

A mall escalator in New Jersey that crushed a young girl's foot, causing her to lose two toes, had been singled out for maintenance work months earlier that was never done, News 4's I-Team has learned. Read More

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