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Dad of NJ Boy Who Fatally Shot Pal, 6, Pleads Guilty
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Dad of NJ Boy Who Fatally Shot Pal, 6, Pleads Guilty

The father of a then-4-year-old New Jersey boy who fatally shot his 6-year-old neighbor with his father's unsecured gun has pleaded guilty to two counts of endangering the welfare of a child in exchange for less jail time, NBC 4 New York has learned. Read »

13 minutes ago
Man Dies in Fall at New York Mall

Man Dies in Fall at New York Mall

Authorities are investigating after a man fell to his death at a New York mall Thursday. Read »

9 minutes ago
Gore Still on Manhattan Traffic Pole Days After Accident

Gore Still on Manhattan Traffic Pole Days After Accident

A Manhattan resident is frustrated by the runaround she says she's gotten from the city while trying to get... Watch »

11 minutes ago
4 Burned While Doing Track Work in Union Square: MTA

4 Burned While Doing Track Work in Union Square: MTA

MTA officials say four workers were taken to the hospital after being burned while doing FASTRACK work on the rails... Read »

46 minutes ago
Suspect Says

Suspect Says "Excuse Me," Gropes Woman: NYPD

Police say a suspect in his late teens said “Excuse me” before groping a woman in a Queens elevator... Read »

4 hours ago
Rare Jefferson Letters Exhibited at NYC Museum

Rare Jefferson Letters Exhibited at NYC Museum

Thomas Jefferson's thoughts on the Louisiana Purchase and Napoleonic Wars are revealed in rare letters will... Read »

18 minutes ago
Man Hit, Killed by MTA Bus in Brooklyn: NYPD

Man Hit, Killed by MTA Bus in Brooklyn: NYPD

An MTA bus hit and killed a pedestrian crossing a Brooklyn street early Thursday, police say. Read »

2 hours ago
Man Charged in Stabbing Death of Long Island High Schooler, 18

Man Charged in Stabbing Death of Long Island High Schooler, 18

A 21-year-old Long Island man faces charges in connection with the stabbing death of a high school student... Read »

45 minutes ago
Man in SUV Flashed Girl, 11, on Long Island: Police

Man in SUV Flashed Girl, 11, on Long Island: Police

Police are looking for the driver they say flashed an 11-year-old girl walking down a Long Island street last week. Read »

4 hours ago
Columbia Students Protest Rape Case Treatment

Columbia Students Protest Rape Case Treatment

A Columbia University senior is carrying a mattress wherever she goes on campus to protest the way she says... Watch »

Oct 30, 2014
Rookie Cop Hurt in Hatchet Attack Moving to Rehab

Rookie Cop Hurt in Hatchet Attack Moving to Rehab

An NYPD rookie who was struck in the head with a hatchet wielded by a man authorities described as a... Read »

Oct 29, 2014
MTA Confirms 4 Percent Fare Hike Coming in 2015

MTA Confirms 4 Percent Fare Hike Coming in 2015

New York City commuters can expect to pay more to use public transportation. Read »

Oct 29, 2014
Sayreville Hazing Case: Did Race Play a Role?

Sayreville Hazing Case: Did Race Play a Role?

Residents of Sayreville, New Jersey, where on Oct. 10 police arrested seven football players on hazing and... Read »

44 minutes ago
Man Hit, Killed by NJT Bus in Newark: Prosecutor

Man Hit, Killed by NJT Bus in Newark: Prosecutor

A man was struck and killed by a NJ Transit bus in Newark Wednesday evening, authorities say. Read »

Oct 29, 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
Garnett, Nets Fall to Celtics 121-105 in Opener

Garnett, Nets Fall to Celtics 121-105 in Opener

After missing the entire exhibition season, though, Rajon Rondo returned for the regular season opener on Wednesday... Read »

5 hours ago
Knicks Blown Out by Gasol, Bulls in Season Opener

Knicks Blown Out by Gasol, Bulls in Season Opener

Pau Gasol had 21 points and 11 rebounds in his Chicago debut, Rose scored 13 points and the Bulls spoiled... Read »

Oct 30, 2014
Woman Killed in NY Highway Crash: Police

Woman Killed in NY Highway Crash: Police

A Long Island woman sitting inside a disabled car on the side of a highway was killed when a car struck her vehicle... Read »

Oct 29, 2014
13 Most Dramatic Sandy Moments

13 Most Dramatic Sandy Moments

See some of the most dramatic Sandy moments captured on video, from fire devastation in Breezy Point, Queens, to an... Read »

Oct 29, 2014
Robber Snatches iPhone, Throws Woman Down Stairs: NYPD

Robber Snatches iPhone, Throws Woman Down Stairs: NYPD

A subway robber waiting at a train station snatched a cellphone from the hands of straphanger exiting a train, then... Read »

Oct 29, 2014

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