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Ex-Catholic School Teacher Charged With 30 Counts of Rape
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Ex-Catholic School Teacher Charged With 30 Counts of Rape

A former Catholic school teacher and basketball coach has been accused of having sexual contact with a 16-year-old student dozens of times over a one-month period, according to a criminal complaint. Read »

2 hours ago
Pet Bobcat on Loose After Escape From NJ Home -- Again

Pet Bobcat on Loose After Escape From NJ Home -- Again

A pet bobcat has escaped from its Jersey Shore home for at least the third time this year, a little more than... Read »

9 minutes ago
FDNY's Dispatch Systems

FDNY's Dispatch Systems "Unacceptably Flawed": Probe

The city Department of Investigation said Tuesday that it found significant flaws in the FDNY's ambulance... Read »

3 hours ago
No Bias in NJ Football Team's Banana Prank: Agency

No Bias in NJ Football Team's Banana Prank: Agency

The organization that governs high school sports in New Jersey says there was insufficient proof that a high school... Read »

2 hours ago

"Real Housewives" Star Asks to Serve Sentence in Halfway House

"Real Housewives of New Jersey" star Teresa Giudice is petitioning to serve most of her federal... Watch »

7 minutes ago
Possible Abduction Probed at NY Gas Station

Possible Abduction Probed at NY Gas Station

Authorities are investigating a report of an abduction at an upstate gas station. Read »

1 minute ago
11 Alleged Mobsters Busted on Loansharking Charges

11 Alleged Mobsters Busted on Loansharking Charges

Members and associates of one of New York's legendary crime families used check cashing businesses and a... Read »

2 hours ago
1 Critically Hurt in Brooklyn Fire: FDNY

1 Critically Hurt in Brooklyn Fire: FDNY

One person was taken to the hospital with critical injuries after fire officials responded to a... Read »

2 hours ago
Girl Beaten, Killed For Refusing to Eat Diaper: Source

Girl Beaten, Killed For Refusing to Eat Diaper: Source

Police say the 5-year-old brother of a 3-year-old girl allegedly beaten to death by her stepfather at a... Watch »

6 hours ago
#NYC2050: Climate Change in NYC

#NYC2050: Climate Change in NYC

NBC 4 New York & WNYC Radio explore how climate change will affect the New York of tomorrow Read »

Oct 13, 2014
Apps to Alert Jaywalkers, Sleepy Drivers Win Contest

Apps to Alert Jaywalkers, Sleepy Drivers Win Contest

An app that would alert pedestrians when they’re about to cross a street against a signal and another one that... Read »

4 hours ago
Sea Wall in Town Decimated by Sandy Nearly Finished

Sea Wall in Town Decimated by Sandy Nearly Finished

After Sandy nearly wiped his New Jersey town off the map, Mantoloking Councilman Steve Gillingham heard the... Read »

2 hours ago
Man Accused of Stabbing Mother to Death: Sources

Man Accused of Stabbing Mother to Death: Sources

A 20-year-old man has been accused of stabbing his mother to death at their Brooklyn home Sunday evening,... Read »

Oct 21, 2014
2 Deny Charges of Shopping Saddam Family Guns

2 Deny Charges of Shopping Saddam Family Guns

Two men have pleaded not guilty to charges that they tried to sell firearms believed to have been owned by... Read »

5 hours ago
Serial Subway Robbers Punch Riders in Face: NYPD

Serial Subway Robbers Punch Riders in Face: NYPD

Police say a pair of robbers has been attacking subway riders on trains and in stations in Queens,... Watch »

Oct 21, 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
Rape Attempt Suspect Linked to 2nd Assault: NYPD

Rape Attempt Suspect Linked to 2nd Assault: NYPD

A 26-year-old Manhattan man accused of trying to rape a 20-year-old woman inside a building elevator in... Watch »

Oct 20, 2014
Man Pleads Guilty in High-Tech Burglary Ring Case

Man Pleads Guilty in High-Tech Burglary Ring Case

Prosecutors say a Long Island man has admitted to his role in a high-tech burglary crew that stole $10 million... Read »

6 hours ago
Alleged Terror Conspirator Extradited to NY: Officials

Alleged Terror Conspirator Extradited to NY: Officials

Haroon Rashid Aswat, a British man charged with conspiring to set up a terrorist training camp in Oregon, is... Read »

4 hours ago
Griffith, Seyfried to Star in Broadway Benefit

Griffith, Seyfried to Star in Broadway Benefit

Actors often complain about short rehearsal times, but some of entertainment's biggest names — including... Read »

6 hours ago

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