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Robber Preys on 20-Somethings at NYC Delis, Shops
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Robber Preys on 20-Somethings at NYC Delis, Shops

Police are looking for a robber who preys on victims in their 20s as they stop for coffee or a bite to eat near New York University, grabbing wallets, laptops and bags from unsuspecting diners . Read »

4 hours ago
Toddler Falls Out Window, Isn't Hurt: NYPD

Toddler Falls Out Window, Isn't Hurt: NYPD

A toddler who fell out of a third-story window in lower Manhattan early Wednesday miraculously wasn't... Read »

4 hours ago
Man, 28, Brutally Beaten With Tree Stakes in Bronx

Man, 28, Brutally Beaten With Tree Stakes in Bronx

Police are looking for two suspects who pulled tree stakes from the ground and used them to brutally beat a... Read »

2 hours ago
2 Suspects Face Judge in NJ Cop Shooting

2 Suspects Face Judge in NJ Cop Shooting

Two of the three men charged in the shooting of an undercover police officer in a New Jersey shopping center parking... Read »

43 minutes ago
Brooklyn-Based Journalist Missing in Ukraine

Brooklyn-Based Journalist Missing in Ukraine

A Brooklyn-based journalist covering the crisis in Ukraine has not been seen since early Tuesday. Read »

2 hours ago
Autistic Boy's Facebook Page Gets 10,000 Likes

Autistic Boy's Facebook Page Gets 10,000 Likes

A Facebook page started by a Queens woman so her autistic son would have "friends" on his birthday... Watch »

2 hours ago
New Video Shows Stolen SUV Suspect After 7-Car Crash

New Video Shows Stolen SUV Suspect After 7-Car Crash

Police released surveillance video that shows the suspect wanted in connection with a Brooklyn carjacking who... Watch »

3 hours ago
Grandson Accused of Killing Grandfather in NJ

Grandson Accused of Killing Grandfather in NJ

Authorities have accused a grandson of stabbing his grandfather to death in Jersey City. Read »

5 hours ago
School Bus Driver Accused of Selling Heroin

School Bus Driver Accused of Selling Heroin

A 38-year-old bus driver who drove students to and from private schools on Long Island has been indicted... Read »

4 minutes ago
Undercover Cop Shot in Busy Shopping Complex

Undercover Cop Shot in Busy Shopping Complex

A police officer making an undercover drug purchase was shot Tuesday afternoon in a busy New Jersey... Watch »

Apr 23, 2014
Woman Accused of Stabbing 73-Year-Old: Prosecutors

Woman Accused of Stabbing 73-Year-Old: Prosecutors

A Brooklyn woman has been accused of binding a 73-year-old man with duct tape before stabbing him to death... Read »

6 hours ago
NJ School Sued for

NJ School Sued for "Under God" in Pledge

family is suing a New Jersey school district, contending that the phrase "under God" in the Pledge... Read »

6 hours ago
Cop Pleads Guilty to Fraud for Faking Injury

Cop Pleads Guilty to Fraud for Faking Injury

A Port Authority police officer has pleaded guilty to charges he collected disability for an arm injury at the same... Read »

31 minutes ago
Mom Starts Facebook Page to Give Autistic Son

Mom Starts Facebook Page to Give Autistic Son "Friends"

A Queens woman who says her autistic son doesn't have any friends started a Facebook page for him so he... Watch »

Apr 23, 2014
Strip Club Sues Man for $135K in Unpaid Bills: Report

Strip Club Sues Man for $135K in Unpaid Bills: Report

A Manhattan strip club is suing a New Jersey cardiologist who they say ran up a $135,000 tab, then claimed that... Read »

6 hours ago
Crime and Courts

Crime and Courts

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

Sep 10, 2012
1 Dead in Fire at Home Stuffed With Hoarded Debris

1 Dead in Fire at Home Stuffed With Hoarded Debris

An elderly man was killed and a woman was critically hurt in a fire at their home stuffed with debris on Long Island... Watch »

Apr 22, 2014
Teen's Home Swarmed by Cops in Apparent

Teen's Home Swarmed by Cops in Apparent "Swatting" Hoax

Police armed with guns and outfitted with bulletproof vests swarmed a Long Island home Tuesday, responding to... Watch »

4 hours ago
Driver Who Lapped Manhattan Arrested Again

Driver Who Lapped Manhattan Arrested Again

A driver facing criminal charges after he drove a lap around Manhattan in 24 minutes has been caught driving again —... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Attorney General Seeks Airbnb Sublet Info

Attorney General Seeks Airbnb Sublet Info

Attorney General Eric Schneiderman says most New York City sublets listed by the global rental website Airbnb appear... Watch »

Apr 22, 2014
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