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Toddler Falls Out Window, Isn't Hurt: NYPD
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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 seriously injured in the plunge, police say. Read »

14 minutes ago
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 »

2 hours ago
NYPD Twitter Campaign Backfires

NYPD Twitter Campaign Backfires

An NYPD social media campaign backfired when the police department asked New Yorkers for photos with cops... Watch »

2 hours ago
13-Year-Old Boy Hit by Stray Gunfire Leaves Hospital

13-Year-Old Boy Hit by Stray Gunfire Leaves Hospital

A 13-year-old boy who was hit in the head by stray gunfire while waiting for the bus in Brooklyn with his aunt last... Watch »

Apr 22, 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 »

2 hours ago
NJ School Sued For 'Under God' in Pledge

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 »

4 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 »

4 hours 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 »

24 minutes ago
NYC Strip Club Suing Doctor for $135K Bill: Report

NYC Strip Club Suing Doctor for $135K Bill: Report

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

2 hours ago
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
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
Plaza Hotel Wants Citi Bike Rack Gone

Plaza Hotel Wants Citi Bike Rack Gone

The Plaza hotel says a Citi Bike rack outside its front door is an eyesore that causes traffic backups. Read »

Apr 22, 2014
NYC Planning Bid for 2016 Convention

NYC Planning Bid for 2016 Convention

The Democratic National Committee has asked New York and 14 other cities to make a pitch to host the... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Debate Over What to do With Relics of 1964 World's Fair

Debate Over What to do With Relics of 1964 World's Fair

They were designed for the 1964 World's Fair as sleek, space-age visions of the future: three towers topped... Watch »

Apr 22, 2014
Crime and Courts

Crime and Courts

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

Sep 10, 2012
Horse Carriage Ban Stalls Amid Resistance

Horse Carriage Ban Stalls Amid Resistance

Mayor de Blasio is pulling back the reins on his plans to quickly get rid of the city's horse-drawn... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Truck Fire Shuts Down Verrazano Bridge

Truck Fire Shuts Down Verrazano Bridge

A truck erupted in flames after colliding with a car on the upper level of the Verrazano Bridge early... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Electric Zoo Announces New Safety Guidelines

Electric Zoo Announces New Safety Guidelines

Tickets for the controversal event are about to go on sale. Rob Schmitt has the story. Watch »

Apr 22, 2014
Mets Blanked by Cardinals 0-3

Mets Blanked by Cardinals 0-3

The way Curtis Granderson and the Mets are swinging, Adam Wainwright figured to be a tough chore Tuesday night. Read »

Apr 23, 2014
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