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Cop Shoots, Kills Unarmed Man in Stairwell: NYPD

Cop Shoots, Kills Unarmed Man in Stairwell: NYPD

A probationary NYPD officer is being placed on modified duty after he apparently accidentally shot and killed an unarmed 28-year-old man in a dimly lit stairwell while on foot patrol at a Brooklyn housing project late Thursday, Police Commissioner Bill Bratton said Friday. Watch »

Nov 21, 2014
Billy Joel to Set Madison Square Garden Record

Billy Joel to Set Madison Square Garden Record

Billy Joel will set a record for the most performances by any artist at Madison Square Garden with his upcoming 65th... Read »

Nov 21, 2014
Woman Seeks Owner of Vintage Photo Found During Sandy

Woman Seeks Owner of Vintage Photo Found During Sandy

When Hurricane Sandy hit Massapequa two years ago, so much was lost but at least one special thing survived all the... Watch »

Nov 21, 2014
Cop Testifies in Grand Jury Hearing on Garner Death

Cop Testifies in Grand Jury Hearing on Garner Death

A grand jury heard testimony Friday from a police officer involved in the chokehold death of an unarmed man, a... Read »

Nov 21, 2014
Alleged Robbers Crash Car on Brooklyn Street: NYPD

Alleged Robbers Crash Car on Brooklyn Street: NYPD

A wild police chase of a pair of armed robbers in Brooklyn led to a violent crash in which the suspects' vehicle... Read »

Nov 21, 2014
Man Fatally Stabbed on Manhattan Street: NYPD

Man Fatally Stabbed on Manhattan Street: NYPD

Police are investigating a stabbing on an upper Manhattan street Friday evening. Read »

Nov 21, 2014
Adam Lanza's Mental Illness Not Treated Appropriately: Agency

Adam Lanza's Mental Illness Not Treated Appropriately: Agency

The Connecticut school system unwittingly enabled Adam Lanza's mother in her preference to "accommodate and appease"... Read »

Nov 21, 2014
Worker Charged in Glass-in-Big Mac Case Wins $437K

Worker Charged in Glass-in-Big Mac Case Wins $437K

New York City has agreed to pay $437,000 to an ex-McDonald's worker who was criminally charged nearly a decade ago... Read »

Nov 21, 2014
Brooklyn Tech Student Killed in Hit-Run Walking Home

Brooklyn Tech Student Killed in Hit-Run Walking Home

A 14-year-old Brooklyn Tech student walking home Thursday evening was hit and killed by a 78-year-old driver who... Watch »

Nov 21, 2014
NY Venue Still Plans Cosby Shows

NY Venue Still Plans Cosby Shows

Bill Cosby's Dec. 6 shows at New York's Tarrytown Music Hall are going on as scheduled. Read »

Nov 21, 2014
Staten Island Officials Boycotting Bridge's Birthday

Staten Island Officials Boycotting Bridge's Birthday

The Verrazano-Narrows Bridge is 50 years old but not everyone is celebrating.
Staten Island's politicians are... Watch »

Nov 21, 2014
Mother Shot 3 Kids, Turned Gun on Self: Police

Mother Shot 3 Kids, Turned Gun on Self: Police

New Jersey State Police say the three children found shot in a southern New Jersey home Thursday morning appeared to... Watch »

Nov 21, 2014
Flood Insurance Bill Shocks NJ Sandy Survivors

Flood Insurance Bill Shocks NJ Sandy Survivors

After building back from damage caused by Sandy, a New Jersey couple is reeling from an insurance bill nearing... Watch »

Nov 21, 2014
Man Arrested in Death of 3-Year-Old Bronx Boy

Man Arrested in Death of 3-Year-Old Bronx Boy

Police say they've arrested a man in the death of a 3-year-old boy in the Bronx last week. Read »

Nov 21, 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
Long Island, FDNY Crews Buffalo-Bound to Help Snow Dig

Long Island, FDNY Crews Buffalo-Bound to Help Snow Dig

A volunteer group of seven workers from Suffolk's Department of Public Works are hitting the road north to help... Watch »

Nov 21, 2014
Woman Put in Chokehold, Robbed in Central Park: NYPD

Woman Put in Chokehold, Robbed in Central Park: NYPD

A man and a woman assaulted and robbed a parkgoer inside Central Park Wednesday night, putting the victim in a... Watch »

Nov 21, 2014
Dog Thrown From Moving Car in Queens: Veterinarians

Dog Thrown From Moving Car in Queens: Veterinarians

A six-year-old dog was thrown from a moving vehicle Thursday night in Queens, according to the clinic treating the... Read »

Nov 21, 2014
Woman Found Dead in Parked Car: NYPD

Woman Found Dead in Parked Car: NYPD

Police are investigating the death of a 28-year-old woman found slumped in her parked car in Brooklyn Thursday... Read »

Nov 20, 2014
Several Hurt in Blast at Industrial Building: Officials

Several Hurt in Blast at Industrial Building: Officials

Two or three people were hurt in a minor blast at an industrial building in New Jersey Friday morning, officials... Read »

Nov 21, 2014

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