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Family of Unarmed Man Shot by NYPD Protests His Death

Family of Unarmed Man Shot by NYPD Protests His Death

The family of a man who authorities say was accidentally shot by police as he walked in a dimly lit stairwell at a Brooklyn housing project appeared at a rally to protest his death on Saturday. Watch »

5 hours ago
NJ Teacher Arrested After Sex Attack on Student: Prosecutors

NJ Teacher Arrested After Sex Attack on Student: Prosecutors

A New Jersey substitute teacher has been arrested after sexually assaulting a 16-year-old student in her car... Read »

5 hours ago
Woman Finds Owner of Vintage Photo Washed Up After Sandy

Woman Finds Owner of Vintage Photo Washed Up After Sandy

A vintage wedding photograph that washed up in front of a Long Island woman's house after Hurricane Sandy was... Watch »

36 minutes ago
911 Call Not Enough to Save 17-Month-Old Girl on UWS

911 Call Not Enough to Save 17-Month-Old Girl on UWS

A 911 call to authorities from a Manhattan home early Saturday was not enough to save a 17-month-old girl, police... Read »

Nov 22, 2014
Fire RacesThrough 4 Brooklyn Houses

Fire RacesThrough 4 Brooklyn Houses

Fire ripped through a row of four houses in Brooklyn Saturday, leaving residents homeless just days before the... Read »

2 hours ago
NYPD Seeks Help in Solving Chokehold Robbery in Central Park

NYPD Seeks Help in Solving Chokehold Robbery in Central Park

Police are asking for the public's help in locating a man and a woman suspected of choking and robbing a woman... Read »

4 hours ago
Salmonella Outbreak Affecting 10 States

Salmonella Outbreak Affecting 10 States

Federal officials are warning residents of 10 states on the East Coast of a salmonella outbreak that appears to... Read »

5 hours ago
NYPD: 3-Year-Old May Have Suffocated on Plastic Bag

NYPD: 3-Year-Old May Have Suffocated on Plastic Bag

First responders were unable to save a 3-year-old girl Saturday, and investigators are looking into the possibility... Read »

5 hours ago
Police Nab Robbery Suspect Fleeing in Cab: NYPD

Police Nab Robbery Suspect Fleeing in Cab: NYPD

A man who said he was robbed at gunpoint at his Brooklyn home helped police catch up with one of the suspects who... Read »

5 hours ago
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
Judge Denies Bail Request in NJ Girl's Shooting

Judge Denies Bail Request in NJ Girl's Shooting

Bail will remain at $2 million for a man charged with murder in the street shooting death of a 14-year-old girl... Read »

Nov 22, 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
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
Billy Joel to Set Record

Billy Joel to Set Record

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

Nov 22, 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
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
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
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
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

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