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FDNY Rescues 2 Children From Icy Bronx River
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FDNY Rescues 2 Children From Icy Bronx River

Two children were rescued from an icy Bronx River in a tense operation by an FDNY cold-water rescue company Thursday evening after one fell into the water and the other was found perilously close to breaking ice, authorities said. Watch »

Jan 30, 2015
Metro-North Delays Frustrate for 2nd Night

Metro-North Delays Frustrate for 2nd Night

Delays across several Metro-North lines Thursday frustrated commuters for a second night in a row. Watch »

Jan 30, 2015
Pilot in Emergency Highway Landing:

Pilot in Emergency Highway Landing: "I Did What I Was Trained to Do"

No one was hurt when a single-engine plane made an emergency landing on a New Jersey highway Thursday after experie... Watch »

Jan 29, 2015
MTA Deviated From Original Strategy in Subway Shutdown

MTA Deviated From Original Strategy in Subway Shutdown

The MTA deviated from its official strategy when it shut down the transit system to the public during the snowstorm... Watch »

Jan 29, 2015
NY Wage Board Considers Raising Tipped Wage

NY Wage Board Considers Raising Tipped Wage

A state board is poised to vote on whether to raise the hourly wage made by restaurant servers and other tipped... Read »

2 hours ago
3 New York K9s Getting New Protective Vests

3 New York K9s Getting New Protective Vests

Three western New York police dogs are being outfitted with new vests that will protect them from bullets and knive... Read »

2 hours ago
Man Charged in Robbery, Attempted Murder: Police

Man Charged in Robbery, Attempted Murder: Police

Police have arrested a man they say robbed and shot a 25-year-old man on Long Island. Read »

2 hours ago
35 Years After Etan Patz Vanished, Murder Trial to Open

35 Years After Etan Patz Vanished, Murder Trial to Open

Searching fervently for a missing 6-year-old boy named Etan Patz, police jotted a teenage shop worker's name among... Read »

Jan 30, 2015
Man Tries to Steal Cell Phone From 11-Year-Old Girl: Police

Man Tries to Steal Cell Phone From 11-Year-Old Girl: Police

Police are looking for a man suspected of trying to rob a cell phone from an 11-year-old girl in Queens. Watch »

Jan 30, 2015
1 Injured in Long Island Fire: Police

1 Injured in Long Island Fire: Police

One person has been injured in a Long Island fire, according to police. Read »

Jan 30, 2015
Woman Sues NJ Nursing Home for Alleged Neglect

Woman Sues NJ Nursing Home for Alleged Neglect

A woman has filed a lawsuit against a defunct state-run New Jersey nursing home for neglect she says led to her... Watch »

Jan 30, 2015
Storm Team 4

Storm Team 4

Stay ahead of the storm with the team you trust Read »

Jan 27, 2015
JetBlue Flight Nearly Collides With Smaller Plane: FAA

JetBlue Flight Nearly Collides With Smaller Plane: FAA

Officials are investigating after a close call between a JetBlue flight heading to a New York airport and a smaller... Read »

Jan 30, 2015
NY Sen. Leader Dean Skelos Investigated: Sources

NY Sen. Leader Dean Skelos Investigated: Sources

Federal investigators are looking into state Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos' sources of income, according to... Watch »

Jan 29, 2015
Officials Investigating Fire at New Jersey Warehouse

Officials Investigating Fire at New Jersey Warehouse

Officials are investigating a fire at a municipal warehouse in New Jersey. Read »

5 minutes ago
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
Bus Hits, Kills Pedestrian in Queens: FDNY

Bus Hits, Kills Pedestrian in Queens: FDNY

A Nassau County Inter Express bus hit and killed a pedestrian in Queens Thursday night, authorities say. Read »

15 minutes ago
Woman Hit, Seriously Injured by Snowplow Pickup

Woman Hit, Seriously Injured by Snowplow Pickup

A woman was hit and seriously injured by a plow pickup truck on Long Island Thursday evening, police say. Read »

Jan 30, 2015
Pot Arrests Plunge in NYC After Policy Change

Pot Arrests Plunge in NYC After Policy Change

New York City's pledge to stop making many marijuana arrests is playing out on the streets, where arrests and summo... Read »

Jan 29, 2015
Charges Dropped Against 5 Students in Sex Assault Case

Charges Dropped Against 5 Students in Sex Assault Case

Charges have been dismissed against five students at New Jersey's William Paterson University who had been accused... Read »

Jan 29, 2015

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