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Boy, 9, Found Dead on Scaffolding Near 46-Story Building
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Boy, 9, Found Dead on Scaffolding Near 46-Story Building

Police are investigating the death of a young boy found on top of scaffolding outside a 46-story Bronx building Wednesday afternoon. Watch »

38 minutes ago
Molotov Cocktail Thrown Into Store, Setting Clerk on Fire

Molotov Cocktail Thrown Into Store, Setting Clerk on Fire

Police are searching for a man caught on surveillance video throwing a Molotov cocktail into a 24-hour mini-mart in... Watch »

15 minutes ago
Fire Rips Through NJ Post Office: Officials

Fire Rips Through NJ Post Office: Officials

Two firefighters were injured after a fire broke out Thursday morning at a New Jersey building that houses a... Read »

3 hours ago
Renowned NJ Cardiologist Accused of Fondling Patients

Renowned NJ Cardiologist Accused of Fondling Patients

A nationally-renowned cardiologist from New Jersey has been arrested for allegedly fondling patients at... Read »

2 minutes ago
Flying Can of Soybeans Hits Woman in Face at Store

Flying Can of Soybeans Hits Woman in Face at Store

Police are looking for a Bronx supermarket customer who chucked a can of soybeans into a woman's face when he missed... Read »

2 hours ago
Girl Hurt by Falling Debris in Manhattan

Girl Hurt by Falling Debris in Manhattan

A child was hurt when debris from a construction site at a building on Manhattan's west side fell and struck... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
On L.I., Trayvon Martin's Father Talks Son, Emmett Till

On L.I., Trayvon Martin's Father Talks Son, Emmett Till

The father of Trayvon Martin hopes his son's death re-ignites the fight for civil rights and teaches tolerance, and... Read »

2 hours ago
Man Charged in Theft of Woman's Dog on First Date

Man Charged in Theft of Woman's Dog on First Date

A man who allegedly stole a woman's Yorkshire Terrier and flat-screen TV during their first date has been... Read »

5 hours ago
Prince Charles' In-Law Dies in NYC After Fall

Prince Charles' In-Law Dies in NYC After Fall

The brother-in-law of Prince Charles has died after sustaining a serious head injury following a fall during a night... Watch »

Apr 23, 2014
Deep Split in Port Authority Over WTC Tower

Deep Split in Port Authority Over WTC Tower

Board members of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey revealed a deep split Wednesday over the... Read »

5 hours ago
Brooklyn-Based Journalist Missing in Ukraine

Brooklyn-Based Journalist Missing in Ukraine

A Brooklyn-based journalist covering the crisis in Ukraine has not been seen since early Tuesday, with... Read »

3 hours ago
Thief Preys on 20-Somethings at NYC Delis, Shops

Thief Preys on 20-Somethings at NYC Delis, Shops

Police are looking for a thief who preys on victims in their 20s as they stop for coffee or a bite to eat near... Watch »

Apr 23, 2014
Toddler Falls Out Window, Isn't Hurt: NYPD

Toddler Falls Out Window, Isn't Hurt: NYPD

A toddler who fell out of a third-story window in lower Manhattan early Wednesday miraculously wasn't... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
2 Suspects Face Judge in NJ Cop Shooting

2 Suspects Face Judge in NJ Cop Shooting

Two of the three men charged in the shooting of an undercover police officer in a New Jersey shopping center parking... Watch »

Apr 23, 2014
Man, 28, Brutally Beaten With Tree Stakes in Bronx

Man, 28, Brutally Beaten With Tree Stakes in Bronx

Police are looking for two suspects who pulled tree stakes from the ground and used them to brutally beat a... Read »

Apr 23, 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
NYC Rents Rise as Incomes Decline

NYC Rents Rise as Incomes Decline

The city comptroller's office says median rents across New York City rose 75 percent over a period of 12... Watch »

Apr 23, 2014
Fla. School Board Rejects Parent Dress Code

Fla. School Board Rejects Parent Dress Code

An unlikely proposal in South Florida to create a dress code to sway unkempt parents from showing up at... Read »

37 minutes ago
Mets Cut Down Tying Run, Hold Off Cardinals 3-2

Mets Cut Down Tying Run, Hold Off Cardinals 3-2

Lucas Duda hit a long home run and the Mets threw out the potential tying run at the plate in the ninth inning... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Missing Famous Parrot Found Safe in Brooklyn

Missing Famous Parrot Found Safe in Brooklyn

A "world-famous" green parrot known for its YouTube performances and talk show appearances that... Watch »

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