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Man Killed in NY Boat Explosion
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Man Killed in NY Boat Explosion

A 75-year-old man was killed Wednesday when a boat exploded in a Long Island marina, Nassau police said. Read »

36 minutes ago
NJ Cops Release Video of Suspect in 3 Punch Attacks

NJ Cops Release Video of Suspect in 3 Punch Attacks

Hackensack police released surveillance video Wednesday of a man suspected of punching three people in 15 minutes in... Watch »

4 hours ago
Worker Rescued in 2nd Ave Subway Construction Accident

Worker Rescued in 2nd Ave Subway Construction Accident

Firefighters rescued a construction worker from 300 feet underground at the Second Avenue subway construction... Watch »

5 hours ago
Police Investigate

Police Investigate "Swatting" Incident in Norwalk

“Swatters” struck in Norwalk overnight, calling police to a home on Kendall Court, where they claimed a... Read »

2 hours ago
Giant Palestinian Flag Unfurled From Manhattan Bridge

Giant Palestinian Flag Unfurled From Manhattan Bridge

Police say they're investigating after activists unfurled a giant Palestinian flag from the Manhattan Bridge for... Read »

3 hours ago
Health Aide Caught on Camera Abusing Stroke Victim

Health Aide Caught on Camera Abusing Stroke Victim

Disturbing video captured by surveillance cameras shows a home health care aide abusing a 78-year-old Queens stroke... Watch »

4 hours ago
New Jersey Requires Students to Get CPR Lessons

New Jersey Requires Students to Get CPR Lessons

New Jersey high school students will be required to have CPR training starting this year. Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Brooklyn Residents Warned of Rabid Raccoon

Brooklyn Residents Warned of Rabid Raccoon

Health officials are warning residents in a Brooklyn neighborhood that a raccoon found there recently... Read »

4 hours ago
New Cops Follow in Path of Loved Ones Killed on 9/11

New Cops Follow in Path of Loved Ones Killed on 9/11

Thirteen years after 9/11, some Port Authority officers are honoring their loved ones lost by joining the Watch »

5 hours ago
Victims in Head-On Crash That Sent Car Airborne ID'd

Victims in Head-On Crash That Sent Car Airborne ID'd

A teenager, a 20-year-old woman and a 50-year-old man died in a three-vehicle collision on a busy New Jersey... Watch »

5 hours ago
Daughter-in-Law Accused of Plot to Kill Witnesses

Daughter-in-Law Accused of Plot to Kill Witnesses

A woman accused of killing her 80-year-old mother-in-law tried to get rid of two prosecution witnesses by suggesting... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Armed Robber Sneaks Up on Stroller-Pushing Mom: Cops

Armed Robber Sneaks Up on Stroller-Pushing Mom: Cops

An armed robber is being sought in a string of robberies that occurred in a two-hour span in the Bronx,... Watch »

Aug 20, 2014
Parents Demand Fed Probe in NYPD Shooting of Teen

Parents Demand Fed Probe in NYPD Shooting of Teen

The parents of a black 18-year-old man shot to death by a white New York City police officer in 2012 led... Read »

6 hours ago
Burst Steam Pipe Injures 2 at NJ Laboratory

Burst Steam Pipe Injures 2 at NJ Laboratory

A steam pipe in a northern New Jersey laboratory ruptured Wednesday, sending two people to the hospital. Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Man Killed, Teen Charged in Long Island Car Crash

Man Killed, Teen Charged in Long Island Car Crash

A man is dead and a teenager is under arrest after a car crash on Long Island. Read »

Aug 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
De Blasio Declares

De Blasio Declares "Al Roker Appreciation Day" in NYC

Mayor Bill de Blasio surprised the beloved "Today Show" weatherman on his 60th birthday Wednesday... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Swastikas Spray-Painted Outside Catholic School

Swastikas Spray-Painted Outside Catholic School

Police are looking for a vandal who was captured on security video spraying anti-Semitic graffiti outside a Catholic... Watch »

Aug 20, 2014
Bag of Bankrupt Casino's Money Falls Off Truck

Bag of Bankrupt Casino's Money Falls Off Truck

Nearly $21,000 is missing after the cash fell from the roof of an armored truck that had picked it up from... Watch »

Aug 20, 2014
Wheeler Wins Again, Mets End 3-Game Skid

Wheeler Wins Again, Mets End 3-Game Skid

The Mets still consider themselves a contender in the NL East chase even with a daunting deficit to make up over the... Read »

4 hours ago
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