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Suspect Arrested After Boy Hit With Stray Gunfire

Suspect Arrested After Boy Hit With Stray Gunfire

A 21-year-old man is charged with attempted murder and accused of firing the shots that struck a 13-year-old boy waiting for a bus on Flatbush Avenue Monday afternoon. Watch »

4 hours ago
Homes Burning at Jersey Shore Community

Homes Burning at Jersey Shore Community

Several homes have reportedly been damaged by a fire that broke out near the beachfront of a Jersey... Watch »

2 hours ago
Suspect in Attempted Baby Snatching in Police Custody

Suspect in Attempted Baby Snatching in Police Custody

Police say the woman suspecting of trying to abduct a baby in a stroller as the child's nanny was pushing it down a... Watch »

48 minutes ago
Mets Trade 1B Ike Davis to Pirates

Mets Trade 1B Ike Davis to Pirates

The New York Mets traded slumping first baseman Ike Davis to the Pittsburgh Pirates on Friday night, parting... Read »

23 minutes ago
Armed Robbers Shoot at Police as They Flee in NJ: Officials

Armed Robbers Shoot at Police as They Flee in NJ: Officials

Gunshots were fired after an armed robbery in Elizabeth, N.J., and police are searching for a suspect who managed to... Watch »

5 hours ago
Man Opens Fire After Being Asked to Leave Frat Party

Man Opens Fire After Being Asked to Leave Frat Party

A New Jersey college student was shot and wounded when a man who had been thrown out of an off-campus house... Read »

2 hours ago
Mayor De Blasio Aims to Keep Film, TV in NYC

Mayor De Blasio Aims to Keep Film, TV in NYC

Mayor De Blasio surprised many by coming out in support of some big tax breaks from the Bloomberg era in an... Watch »

2 hours ago
Man Groped Girl Walking Dog, Kissed Her on Cheek: NYPD

Man Groped Girl Walking Dog, Kissed Her on Cheek: NYPD

Police are looking for a man who allegedly sexually abused a 12-year-old girl walking her dog on a Brooklyn... Read »

2 hours ago
Brooklyn Man in Ukraine Says He Witnessed Jewish Leaflets

Brooklyn Man in Ukraine Says He Witnessed Jewish Leaflets

A Brooklyn man visiting Ukraine says he witnessed masked men handing out leaflets ordering Jews in eastern... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Coast Guard Wants Dredging on Hackensack River

Coast Guard Wants Dredging on Hackensack River

Emergency responders say there's not enough clearance for most Coast Guard Auxiliary boats at low Watch »

2 hours ago
Worker Hospitalized After NJ Construction Site Fall

Worker Hospitalized After NJ Construction Site Fall

Authorities say a worker was injured when he fell off a ladder at a residential development under construction... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
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Professor's "Game of Thrones" Post Taken as a Threat

A New Jersey college professor was placed on unpaid leave after posting online a photo of his 6-year-old... Watch »

2 hours ago
25-MPH Slow Zone Coming to Bronx Grand Concourse

25-MPH Slow Zone Coming to Bronx Grand Concourse

The city plans to expand a program that reduces speed limits in certain residential neighborhoods to 13 new areas as... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Secret Service Threatened to Shoot Mr. Met: Book

Secret Service Threatened to Shoot Mr. Met: Book

A Secret Service agent once threatened to shoot Mr. Met if he approached the president during a baseball game... Read »

Apr 18, 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
Cash Register, Scooter, Fridge Wind Up on Beach

Cash Register, Scooter, Fridge Wind Up on Beach

Plastics top annual New Jersey beach sweep. Watch »

Apr 18, 2014
Man Exposes Himself to Girl Throwing Out Trash: NYPD

Man Exposes Himself to Girl Throwing Out Trash: NYPD

Police are looking for a man who allegedly approached a girl throwing out trash in her Bronx apartment building and... Read »

2 hours ago
Dad, Unable to Walk After Hit-Run, Searches for Driver

Dad, Unable to Walk After Hit-Run, Searches for Driver

A 54-year-old Long Island welder who was critically injured in a hit-and-run in February has released... Watch »

Apr 18, 2014
Napping Burglary Suspect Arrested on Long Island: Police

Napping Burglary Suspect Arrested on Long Island: Police

A suspected burglar was arrested on Long Island Thursday after he was found napping in his car with stolen... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
No Charges for 8 NJ Wrestlers in Lynching Photo

No Charges for 8 NJ Wrestlers in Lynching Photo

A New Jersey prosecutor says no charges will be filed against the members of a high school wrestling team who posed... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
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