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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, stealing valuables before punching them in the face. Watch »

2 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 »

13 minutes 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 »

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
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 »

56 minutes ago
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 »

38 minutes 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 »

41 minutes ago
Man Accused of Disrupting Met Opera: NYPD

Man Accused of Disrupting Met Opera: NYPD

A man was charged with disorderly conduct Monday night after allegedly disrupting the Metropolitan Opera's... Watch »

5 minutes ago
Sayreville Marching Band Wins Championship Amid Hazing Scandal

Sayreville Marching Band Wins Championship Amid Hazing Scandal

Even with the remainder of Sayreville War Memorial High School's football season canceled amid a hazing scandal, its... Read »

4 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
Suspicious Van Probed in Possible Luring Attempt

Suspicious Van Probed in Possible Luring Attempt

Police in Ridgewood, New Jersey, say they're investigating a possible attempted luring of a girl Monday afternoon. Read »

1 minute ago
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 »

3 minutes ago
Football Coaches Suspended as Hazing Details Emerge: Reports

Football Coaches Suspended as Hazing Details Emerge: Reports

Seven Sayreville War Memorial High School students have been arrested on sexual assault and other charges in... Watch »

Oct 20, 2014
N.J. Woman Wins $1M Potato Chip Flavor Contest

N.J. Woman Wins $1M Potato Chip Flavor Contest

America has rejected the idea of cappuccino-flavored Lay's potato chips. Frito-Lay says Wasabi Ginger won... Read »

2 hours ago
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
Crime and Courts

Crime and Courts

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

Sep 10, 2012
NY Says Students Should Be Able to Swap Regents Exam

NY Says Students Should Be Able to Swap Regents Exam

New York education leaders on Monday endorsed a plan to give students more flexibility in how they earn their... Read »

Oct 20, 2014
Woman Punched, Dragged in Brazen Robbery on NYC Street

Woman Punched, Dragged in Brazen Robbery on NYC Street

Police are looking for three suspects who attacked a 21-year-old woman on a Brooklyn street earlier this... Watch »

Oct 20, 2014
Homeless Woman's Belongings Cost NYC Taxpayers $200K

Homeless Woman's Belongings Cost NYC Taxpayers $200K

Court papers show that New York City taxpayers have paid $200,000 to store the belongings of a homeless woman since... Read »

Oct 20, 2014
Designer Oscar de la Renta Dies

Designer Oscar de la Renta Dies

Oscar de la Renta, the worldly gentleman designer who shaped the wardrobe of socialites and Hollywood stars for more... Watch »

2 hours ago

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