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Potentially Historic Blizzard Bears Down on Tri-State; Travel Restricted
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Potentially Historic Blizzard Bears Down on Tri-State; Travel Restrict...

Authorities are urging tri-state residents to work from home or leave the office early Monday ahead of a paralyzing blizzard expected to wallop the tri-state with more than 2 feet of snow, coastal flooding and heavy sustained winds. Read »

5 minutes ago
Sign Up for School Closing Alerts

Sign Up for School Closing Alerts

Sign up to get alerts about the latest school closings. Read »

Jan 25, 2015
Home Depot Worker Fatally Shoots Co-Worker, Self

Home Depot Worker Fatally Shoots Co-Worker, Self

An employee at a Manhattan Home Depot argued with a co-worker and fatally shot him before killing himself Sunday... Watch »

4 hours ago
NJ College Freshman Shot in Drive-by at Off-Campus Party

NJ College Freshman Shot in Drive-by at Off-Campus Party

A gunman hanging out the passenger side of a car shot a teenager outside of an off-campus party at a South Jersey... Watch »

4 hours ago
Christie Launches Political Action Committee

Christie Launches Political Action Committee

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has taken his firmest step yet toward running for president, launching an organizati... Read »

4 hours ago
Silver to Temporarily Cede Power as He Fights Charges

Silver to Temporarily Cede Power as He Fights Charges

The speaker of the New York state Assembly plans to temporarily cede power to a small group of top lawmakers as... Read »

Jan 26, 2015
Blizzard Guide: What to Expect From the Massive Storm

Blizzard Guide: What to Expect From the Massive Storm

Here's what to expect as the tri-state braces for a potentially historic blizzard. Read »

3 minutes ago
Armed Men Make Off With Thousands in Bronx Robbery: NYPD

Armed Men Make Off With Thousands in Bronx Robbery: NYPD

Two armed men made off with thousands of dollars in an early morning robbery of two women inside the lobby of a... Read »

Jan 25, 2015
Police Nab Coyote in Manhattan Housing Complex

Police Nab Coyote in Manhattan Housing Complex

Police captured a female coyote Sunday that was spotted roaming a Manhattan housing complex, authorities said. Read »

45 minutes ago
Pioneering Radio and TV Host Dies at 88

Pioneering Radio and TV Host Dies at 88

Radio and TV host Joe Franklin, who gave breaks to the likes of Al Pacino and Bill Cosby on his variety show long... Read »

Jan 25, 2015
Manhole Fire Knocks Out Power in Queens Neighborhood

Manhole Fire Knocks Out Power in Queens Neighborhood

A fire in a manhole in Queens Sunday knocked out electric power to about 50 residents and businesses, officials... Read »

Jan 25, 2015
Woman, 58, Fatally Stabbed in Coney Island Home

Woman, 58, Fatally Stabbed in Coney Island Home

Authorities are investigating the death of a 58-year-old woman found fatally stabbed in her Brooklyn home, police... Read »

Jan 25, 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
Parking Deck Collapse Injures Snowplow Driver in NJ

Parking Deck Collapse Injures Snowplow Driver in NJ

A snowplow operator in New jersey suffered minor injuries Saturday when the top deck of a parking garage he was... Watch »

Jan 24, 2015
Man Shoots Daughters, Kills Himself

Man Shoots Daughters, Kills Himself

In the quiet of a predawn Saturday on a dead-end street, a father came home and shot his family in their heads,... Watch »

Jan 24, 2015
ASPCA Offers $20,000 Reward in Dog-In-Suitcase Abandonement

ASPCA Offers $20,000 Reward in Dog-In-Suitcase Abandonement

The ASPCA is offering a $20,000 reward for information leading to an arrest and conviction in the case of a malnour... Read »

Jan 25, 2015
Severe Weather Alerts

Severe Weather Alerts

Get the latest severe weather alerts for the tri-state area. Read »

Jan 25, 2015
Christie Courts Iowa Conservatives

Christie Courts Iowa Conservatives

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is trying to connect with Iowa conservatives by assuring them that "you'll alwa... Read »

Jan 25, 2015
Storm Hits Tri-State With Slush, Snow and Rain

Storm Hits Tri-State With Slush, Snow and Rain

Tri-state residents grappled with a wintry mix of snow, slush and rain Saturday and were told by forecasters that... Watch »

Jan 24, 2015
Police Rescue Long Island Man From Icy Lake

Police Rescue Long Island Man From Icy Lake

A 68-year-old man is recovering Saturday after he fell through the ice on a Long Island lake and had to be rescued... Read »

Jan 24, 2015

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