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13-Year-Old Girl Breaks Pelvis, Another Hurt in Tube Crash
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13-Year-Old Girl Breaks Pelvis, Another Hurt in Tube Crash

Two 13-year-old girls were hospitalized, one with a broken pelvis, after the water tube they were being pulled on in the Long Island Sound Sunday smashed into the side of a 69-foot yacht, throwing them face down into the water, authorities say. Watch »

31 minutes ago
NJ 'American Idol' Hopeful Dies in Crash After Audition

NJ 'American Idol' Hopeful Dies in Crash After Audition

An "American Idol" hopeful from New Jersey died and five friends were injured when their SUV flipped in a... Watch »

6 hours ago
Legionnaires' Death Toll Rises to 7; Hundreds Pack Town Hall

Legionnaires' Death Toll Rises to 7; Hundreds Pack Town Hall

Three more people have died of Legionnaires' disease in the Bronx in an outbreak that has claimed seven lives in... Watch »

32 minutes ago
5 Shot, Injured in Brooklyn Shooting: Officials

5 Shot, Injured in Brooklyn Shooting: Officials

Five people were shot and injured Monday night in Brooklyn, officials said. Read »

16 minutes ago
2 Shot After J. Cole Concert in New Jersey: Cops

2 Shot After J. Cole Concert in New Jersey: Cops

Two people were shot outside the PNC Bank Arts Center in Central New Jersey following a hip hop concert Monday... Read »

15 minutes ago
NY AG to Investigate Mom of 8's Police Custody Death

NY AG to Investigate Mom of 8's Police Custody Death

The state's top prosecutor said Monday that he will investigate the jail cell death of a mother of eight who waited... Watch »

3 hours ago
Man Wanted in String of Queens Burglaries: Police

Man Wanted in String of Queens Burglaries: Police

A man is wanted in a string of commercial burglaries in Queens this summer, police say. Read »

Aug 3, 2015
NJ Woman Beats Family Dog to Death, Brags About It: Pros.

NJ Woman Beats Family Dog to Death, Brags About It: Pros.

A New Jersey woman used a shovel and claw hammer to beat her family's dog to death and then bragged about it... Read »

3 hours ago
Man Steals Chains on Trains, in Stations: Police

Man Steals Chains on Trains, in Stations: Police

Police are searching for a man who has been snatching necklaces off of women's necks as they ride the subway or wait... Read »

Aug 3, 2015
Gusty Thunderstorms Possible Monday as Humidity Rises

Gusty Thunderstorms Possible Monday as Humidity Rises

Scattered, gusty thunderstorms are expected to move into the region -- up near the Catskills and Poconos -- during... Watch »

Aug 3, 2015
Man, 66, Accused of Aggravated Sex Assault on 4-Year-Old Boy

Man, 66, Accused of Aggravated Sex Assault on 4-Year-Old Boy

A 66-year-old New Jersey man was arrested for the alleged aggravated sexual assault of a 4-year-old boy. Read »

Aug 3, 2015
Bobbi Kristina Buried Next to Mom in NJ Cemetery

Bobbi Kristina Buried Next to Mom in NJ Cemetery

The body of Bobbi Kristina Brown was carried by a hearse Monday to her final resting place in New Jersey next to her... Watch »

3 hours ago
NJ Six Flags Welcomes Playful Sea Lion Pups

NJ Six Flags Welcomes Playful Sea Lion Pups

Two of the most playful youngsters at Six Flags Great Adventure this summer will be in one of the park's safari... Watch »

Aug 3, 2015
NYC Teacher Killed by Driver on Cell During Bike Trip: Cops

NYC Teacher Killed by Driver on Cell During Bike Trip: Cops

A New York City high school teacher on a cross-country bicycle trip was killed on an Oklahoma highway when he was... Read »

Aug 3, 2015
Police Search Queens for 'Jaws' the Alligator

Police Search Queens for 'Jaws' the Alligator

Police in New York City are searching for an alligator they've nicknamed "Jaws" after the reptile was... Read »

Aug 3, 2015
Retrial in Case of Missing NYC Boy Etan Patz Set for Next Year

Retrial in Case of Missing NYC Boy Etan Patz Set for Next Year

A judge on Monday scheduled the retrial of a suspect in the 1979 kidnapping and slaying of Etan Patz for early next... Read »

Aug 3, 2015
Storm Team 4

Storm Team 4

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Feb 11, 2015
Crime and Courts

Crime and Courts

Chief Investigative Reporter Jonathan Dienst brings you the latest information and exclusive stories about crime... Read »

Sep 10, 2012
Tourist Brings 2 Loaded Guns to 9/11 Memorial: NYPD

Tourist Brings 2 Loaded Guns to 9/11 Memorial: NYPD

A tourist from Texas was arrested over the weekend on charges she was packing two loaded handguns at the Sept. Read »

Aug 3, 2015
Sugar-Free Milk Chocolate Caramels Recalled Over Mislabeling

Sugar-Free Milk Chocolate Caramels Recalled Over Mislabeling

A company that distributes to retail locations in New York and 11 other states is recalling sugar-free milk... Read »

Aug 3, 2015

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