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Woman, 44, Dies in Holding Cell in NY Police Department
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Woman, 44, Dies in Holding Cell in NY Police Department

A 44-year-old mother of eight arrested on a shoplifting charge for the third time in recent weeks died in a Westchester County holding cell Monday, according to officials and a published report. Read »

34 minutes ago
Mom Tortured After Dad Kidnaps Her, Baby: Cops

Mom Tortured After Dad Kidnaps Her, Baby: Cops

A 20-year-old woman and her 11-month-old son were kidnapped and held captive for five days while the woman was... Read »

31 minutes ago
MTA Shuts Down Makeshift Community Garden

MTA Shuts Down Makeshift Community Garden

Tucked away in the shadow of the elevated M-line subway tracks in Ridgewood, Queens is a green oasis sitting in the... Read »

24 minutes ago
Bulldog Left in Hot SUV, Windows Up, on Stifling Day

Bulldog Left in Hot SUV, Windows Up, on Stifling Day

Police rescued a bulldog left in the front seat of an SUV in New Jersey Monday as temperatures climbed into the high... Read »

Jul 28, 2015
All New Jersey Troopers to Get Body Cameras Within a Year

All New Jersey Troopers to Get Body Cameras Within a Year

New Jersey plans to put body cameras on all state troopers who work in the field and is issuing guidelines on how... Read »

45 minutes ago
'Very Aggressive' Crocodile Found in Parking Lot: SPCA

'Very Aggressive' Crocodile Found in Parking Lot: SPCA

Animal control officials on Long Island recovered a 3-foot long crocodile from a parking lot Tuesday. Watch »

52 minutes ago
Dump Truck Kills Woman Crossing NJ Street: Officials

Dump Truck Kills Woman Crossing NJ Street: Officials

A woman believed to be in her late 20s or early 30s was struck and killed by a large dump truck as she tried to... Read »

58 minutes ago
Video Shows Cops Punch Pinned Man During Arrest in NYC Target

Video Shows Cops Punch Pinned Man During Arrest in NYC Target

The NYPD says internal affairs detectives are investigating after video was posted online showing officers appear to... Read »

3 hours ago
Death of 3-Month-Old Boy in Bronx Investigated

Death of 3-Month-Old Boy in Bronx Investigated

A 3-month-old Bronx boy died after apparently going into cardiac arrest Tuesday, authorities say. Read »

3 hours ago
Caramel Popcorn Recalled Nationwide Over Undeclared Allergen

Caramel Popcorn Recalled Nationwide Over Undeclared Allergen

A company that ships to specialty grocers nationwide is issuing a recall of its caramel popcorn because it contains... Read »

2 hours ago
Person Killed in Newark Crash: Prosecutor

Person Killed in Newark Crash: Prosecutor

A bus struck and killed a person in Newark, authorities say. Read »

2 hours ago
Despite Concussions, Many Resist Helmet Mandate in Women's Lacrosse

Despite Concussions, Many Resist Helmet Mandate in Women's Lacrosse

A bitter debate is raging over whether female lacrosse players should wear helmets, as their male counterparts do. Read »

2 hours ago
Prison Employee Pleads Guilty in Escape of 2 Killers

Prison Employee Pleads Guilty in Escape of 2 Killers

A New York prison worker admitted Tuesday to smuggling hacksaw blades in frozen hamburger meat to two killers who... Read »

5 hours ago
Flavor Flav Fires 2nd Lawyer in NY Case; Plea Deal Kaput

Flavor Flav Fires 2nd Lawyer in NY Case; Plea Deal Kaput

Flavor Flav has fired his second lawyer in his New York traffic case and his plea deal is kaput. Read »

3 hours ago
Temperatures Top 90 in NYC As Hot Weather Moves In

Temperatures Top 90 in NYC As Hot Weather Moves In

Tuesday marked the first day of a potential heat wave for the tri-state as the mercury climbed above the 90-degree... Watch »

2 minutes ago
Principal's Suicide, Forged Tests Rock Promising NYC School

Principal's Suicide, Forged Tests Rock Promising NYC School

Jeanene Worrell-Breeden had what she called a dream job running a public school linked with Columbia University's... Read »

Jul 28, 2015
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Feb 11, 2015
Crime and Courts

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Sep 10, 2012
Man Stabs Subway Rider in Fight Over Seat on Train: NYPD

Man Stabs Subway Rider in Fight Over Seat on Train: NYPD

Police are searching for a man who allegedly stabbed a subway rider in a dispute over a seat on the train. Read »

Jul 27, 2015
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