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Rutgers Student Dies After Fraternity Gathering: Authorities

Rutgers Student Dies After Fraternity Gathering: Authorities

A Rutgers University student died Sunday after she "became distressed" while attending a small gathering at a fraternity house, prosecutors said. Watch »

8 minutes ago
2 Killed in Grisly Crash on Long Island Parkway: Police

2 Killed in Grisly Crash on Long Island Parkway: Police

Two men were killed in a grisly crash that shut down a section of a Long Island highway early Monday morning, police... Read »

35 minutes ago
2 Killed, 48 Hurt After Bus From NYC Overturns: Officials

2 Killed, 48 Hurt After Bus From NYC Overturns: Officials

Two women were killed and nearly 50 other people were injured after a bus on a three-day sightseeing tour from... Watch »

13 minutes ago
Bear Suspected of Killing Man, 22, Hiking With Friends

Bear Suspected of Killing Man, 22, Hiking With Friends

Authorities believe a black bear attacked and killed a hiker in a northern New Jersey nature preserve. Read »

2 minutes ago
Man Charged in Death of Woman Found With Puncture Wounds: NYPD

Man Charged in Death of Woman Found With Puncture Wounds: NYPD

A 56-year-old man was arrested on murder charges after the Bronx woman with whom he lived was found unconscious with... Read »

14 minutes ago
Woman Hit by Cyclist in Central Park Dies: Officials

Woman Hit by Cyclist in Central Park Dies: Officials

The 59-year-old Connecticut woman who was critically injured after she was hit by a bicyclist in Central Park... Watch »

4 minutes ago
Little League Coach Hit in Head With Baseball, Dies

Little League Coach Hit in Head With Baseball, Dies

A 50-year-old Little League coach died after he was hit in the head with a baseball during warm-ups before a game on... Read »

19 minutes ago
Brooklyn Robber Punched 73-Year-Old Man in Face: NYPD

Brooklyn Robber Punched 73-Year-Old Man in Face: NYPD

Police are looking for the robber who punched a 73-year-old man in the face in Brooklyn before stealing his... Read »

2 hours ago
1 Officer Dead, 8 Injured in NYPD Van Crash

1 Officer Dead, 8 Injured in NYPD Van Crash

One police officer is dead and eight others are injured after an NYPD vehicle crash early Sunday in the... Watch »

Sep 21, 2014
Man, 47, Found Stabbed to Death in Brooklyn: NYPD

Man, 47, Found Stabbed to Death in Brooklyn: NYPD

A 47-year-old man was found stabbed to death inside a building in Brooklyn Sunday afternoon, police say. Read »

5 hours ago
United Nations General Assembly Street Closures

United Nations General Assembly Street Closures

The NYPD has announced street closures and anticipated traffic delays relating to the United Nations... Read »

Sep 21, 2014
The Death of Eric Garner

The Death of Eric Garner

Eric Garner died in police custody July 17. The medical examiner ruled his death a homicide. Read »

Aug 22, 2014
Girl, 14, Dead in NJ Shooting; 2nd Teen Hospitalized

Girl, 14, Dead in NJ Shooting; 2nd Teen Hospitalized

A 14-year-old girl is dead and a 15-year-old is hospitalized after a shooting in New Jersey, authorities... Read »

Sep 21, 2014
Last Stretch of High Line Park Opens

Last Stretch of High Line Park Opens

The last stretch of New York's High Line opened to the public Sunday, completing one of the nation's... Watch »

Sep 21, 2014
De Blasio Announces 2050 Energy Efficiency Plan

De Blasio Announces 2050 Energy Efficiency Plan

Mayor de Blasio has announced a plan for the city to reduce its greenhouse gas by 2050, starting with efforts... Read »

Sep 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
Boy, 15, Shot in Brooklyn

Boy, 15, Shot in Brooklyn

A 15-year-old boy is recovering after being shot Saturday in a Brooklyn housing complex, police said. Read »

Sep 20, 2014
Tour Ship Runs Aground Near Statue of Liberty

Tour Ship Runs Aground Near Statue of Liberty

A 120-foot-tall schooner ran aground and got stuck in shallow waters near the Statue of Liberty on... Watch »

2 hours ago
Toddler Struck by Teen Driver Dies

Toddler Struck by Teen Driver Dies

An 18-month-old girl died Saturday, a day after a teenage driver backed into her on a road in a Westchester village,... Read »

Sep 20, 2014

People's Climate March

Thousands filled the streets of Manhattan Sunday to call for action on climate change, joining protesters around the... View »

Sep 21, 2014
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