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Tornado Kills NJ Couple at Virginia Campground
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Tornado Kills NJ Couple at Virginia Campground

A married couple from Jersey City was killed Wednesday and their 13-year-son hospitalized when a tornado ripped through a campground in Virginia, authorities said. Read »

21 minutes ago
17 Siblings Share $20 Million New Jersey Jackpot

17 Siblings Share $20 Million New Jersey Jackpot

Seventeen brothers and sisters from New Jersey who pooled money for a decade to buy lottery tickets got the ultimate... Read »

3 hours ago
Car Plates, DNA Scrutinized in White Flags Probe

Car Plates, DNA Scrutinized in White Flags Probe

Investigators are running license plate numbers, scouring social media, examining cellphone transmissions and... Read »

12 minutes ago
Report: 1,803 Workers Paid More Than Cuomo

Report: 1,803 Workers Paid More Than Cuomo

The Empire Center for Public Policy reports 1,803 local government employees outside of New York City have been paid... Read »

36 minutes ago
School Bus Drivers, Executive Arrested in Child Porn Sting

School Bus Drivers, Executive Arrested in Child Porn Sting

Authorities charged more than a dozen New Jersey men, including two school bus drivers, in a sweeping child... Read »

5 hours ago
No Bail for Woman Accused in Dismembered Mom Case

No Bail for Woman Accused in Dismembered Mom Case

A 42-year-old Brooklyn woman has been charged in the killing of a missing mother of four whose partially dismembered... Watch »

23 minutes ago
City Council Approves Avonte's Law

City Council Approves Avonte's Law

The New York City Council has approved a bill requiring audible alarms on doors in schools with special needs... Read »

2 hours ago
Lawyers Working to Resolve LaBeouf's

Lawyers Working to Resolve LaBeouf's "Cabaret" Arrest

Lawyers say they are trying to resolve Shia LaBeouf's disorderly conduct case stemming from an outburst at a... Read »

2 hours ago
Ray Rice Suspended 2 NFL Games Over Arrest

Ray Rice Suspended 2 NFL Games Over Arrest

Former Rutgers star and current Baltimore Ravens runningback Ray Rice received a two-game suspension from the NFL on... Read »

3 hours ago
Woman Held Captive at NJ Auto Repair Shop: Police

Woman Held Captive at NJ Auto Repair Shop: Police

A woman who stopped by a New Jersey auto shop to see about a car repair was allegedly held against her will and... Read »

3 hours ago

PHOTOS: Health and Fitness Expo Saturday July 19th

NBC New York fans pose for the camera during the Health and Fitness Expo on Saturday, July 19, at the MetLife... View »

38 minutes ago
4 Young Adults Sought in Bridge Flags Probe: Officials

4 Young Adults Sought in Bridge Flags Probe: Officials

The four people captured on video entering Brooklyn Bridge around the time two bleached-white American flags were... Watch »

4 hours ago
Kitten Tossed From Moving Car: Officials

Kitten Tossed From Moving Car: Officials

Authorities are looking for the person who a witness says tossed a 4-week-old kitten out of a moving car on Long... Watch »

Jul 24, 2014
Fire Rips Through Long Island Businesses

Fire Rips Through Long Island Businesses

Five businesses were destroyed when a raging fire ripped through a row of buildings on a Long Island street early... Watch »

Jul 24, 2014
Funeral Held for Man Who Died in NYPD Custody

Funeral Held for Man Who Died in NYPD Custody

Hundreds of friends, family members and advocates gathered in Brooklyn to mourn 43-year-old Eric Garner, the man who... Watch »

Jul 24, 2014
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
Pizzeria Accused of Ripping Off Garden State Pkwy Logo

Pizzeria Accused of Ripping Off Garden State Pkwy Logo

The New Jersey Turnpike Authority wants a Florida pizza shop to pay a big toll for using a logo similar to the... Read »

Jul 24, 2014
NJ Man Posed as Teen to Get Child Porn: Prosecutors

NJ Man Posed as Teen to Get Child Porn: Prosecutors

Federal prosecutors say a northern New Jersey man allegedly posed as a teenage boy online to ask underage girls... Read »

Jul 24, 2014
WATCH: News 4 New York

WATCH: News 4 New York

NBC 4 New York streams live at 5 p.m. every weekday. Read »

42 minutes ago
1 Killed, 1 Hurt When Gunman Shoots at Crowd: Police

1 Killed, 1 Hurt When Gunman Shoots at Crowd: Police

A 25-year-old man was killed and a 21-year-old was injured after a gunman fired into a crowd outside a house on Long... Read »

Jul 24, 2014
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