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Bill Cosby Said He Got Drugs to Give Women for Sex: AP
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Bill Cosby Said He Got Drugs to Give Women for Sex: AP

Bill Cosby testified in 2005 that he got Quaaludes with the intent of giving them to young women he wanted to have sex with, and he admitted giving the sedative to at least one woman and "other people," according to documents obtained Monday by The Associated Press. Read »

3 hours ago
Man Stabs Mother of His Child to Death in NYC Park: Police

Man Stabs Mother of His Child to Death in NYC Park: Police

A 25-year-old Brooklyn man was held without bail Monday after his arraignment on murder and other charges in the... Read »

5 hours ago
Swimmers Called Ashore After 2nd Shark Sighting in Week

Swimmers Called Ashore After 2nd Shark Sighting in Week

For the second time in less than a week, lifeguards called bathers out of the water after spotting sharks near... Watch »

2 hours ago
Wheelie-Popping Bikers Worry Residents in Harlem

Wheelie-Popping Bikers Worry Residents in Harlem

With summer in full swing, motorcyclists are hitting the streets more than ever and neighbors are worried about the... Watch »

18 minutes ago
FDR Drive to Get Smoother in $11 Million Makeover

FDR Drive to Get Smoother in $11 Million Makeover

The notoriously bumpy FDR Drive is getting an $11 million makeover. Watch »

16 minutes ago
NJ Teens Inspired by U.S. Women's World Cup Win

NJ Teens Inspired by U.S. Women's World Cup Win

The USA Women's Soccer Team is still riding high after winning the World Cup last night. Watch »

2 hours ago
Ex-Principal Sues, Claims Racial Discrimination

Ex-Principal Sues, Claims Racial Discrimination

An associate principal at Amityville High School on Long Island has filed a complaint with the New York Division of... Read »

2 hours ago
Men Use Pepper Spray in Robbery Attempt: NYPD

Men Use Pepper Spray in Robbery Attempt: NYPD

Police are searching for two men who allegedly used pepper spray as they tried to rob a man in his Brooklyn home . Watch »

3 hours ago
2 Girls, Mom Saved After Being Caught by Rip Current: Police

2 Girls, Mom Saved After Being Caught by Rip Current: Police

Two girls and their mother were rescued after being caught in the rip current at a Long Island beach Sunday, police... Watch »

2 hours ago
NYC Man Admits Swindling 17 in Grandparent Scam

NYC Man Admits Swindling 17 in Grandparent Scam

A New York City man has pleaded guilty to a scam that swindled 17 people nationwide out of thousands of dollars... Read »

5 hours ago
Search for Baby in River Now a Recovery Mission: Police

Search for Baby in River Now a Recovery Mission: Police

A 7-month-old boy plunged into the Connecticut River with his father, who jumped from a bridge, police said Monday... Watch »

5 hours ago
Naked Woman Walks Into NJ Wawa

Naked Woman Walks Into NJ Wawa

The work week after the long holiday weekend began in a strange way for some people stopping by a South Jersey Wawa... Watch »

3 hours ago
Woman, 81, Dies When Car Plows Into Fence Near Her Home: Cops

Woman, 81, Dies When Car Plows Into Fence Near Her Home: Cops

An 81-year-old woman died and an 80-year-old man was injured when their car veered out of control and slammed into a... Read »

4 hours ago
Giuliani Defends Trump's Controversial Remarks

Giuliani Defends Trump's Controversial Remarks

Former mayor Rudy Giuliani joined the heated debate over Donald Trump's comments describing Mexican immigrants as... Watch »

2 hours ago
Shootings in NYC Down Over July 4th Weekend

Shootings in NYC Down Over July 4th Weekend

Police say the number of shootings over the July 4th weekend in New York City declined this year. Read »

5 hours ago
Nearly Half a Dozen Man-of-Wars Spotted on NJ Beaches in 2 Days: Officials

Nearly Half a Dozen Man-of-Wars Spotted on NJ Beaches in 2 Days:...

More Portuguese man-of-wars turned up at a Jersey Shore beach Monday amid a spate of disturbing sightings along the... Watch »

3 hours ago
Dad of 3 Dies After Leap From Window to Escape NYC Blaze: Relative

Dad of 3 Dies After Leap From Window to Escape NYC Blaze: Relative

A 64-year-old father of three who jumped from a third-floor window to escape an early morning apartment fire in... Watch »

Jul 6, 2015
Ex-Intern for Tri-State Congressman Killed on Subway Platform

Ex-Intern for Tri-State Congressman Killed on Subway Platform

The former intern of a Connecticut congressman was stabbed to death on a subway platform in Washington, D.C.... Watch »

Jul 6, 2015
Storm Team 4

Storm Team 4

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Feb 11, 2015
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

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