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SUV Jumps Curb at NY Post Office, Hits 2 Young Girls: Police
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SUV Jumps Curb at NY Post Office, Hits 2 Young Girls: Police

An SUV that was rear-ended outside a Yonkers post office jumped a curb, smashed through a parking meter and hit two young girls on the sidewalk, seriously injuring them, authorities say. Read »

4 hours ago
Woman Shot Boyfriend Twice, Lit Him on Fire on Street: Cops

Woman Shot Boyfriend Twice, Lit Him on Fire on Street: Cops

A 46-year-old woman angry over alleged infidelity has been charged with murder for allegedly shooting her boyfriend... Watch »

18 minutes ago
MTA Adds Bike Racks to Buses in New Pilot Program

MTA Adds Bike Racks to Buses in New Pilot Program

The MTA is adding bicycle racks to buses on two Staten Island routes as part of a year-long pilot program, marking... Read »

3 hours ago
6 Sayreville Football Players Sentenced in Hazing Case

6 Sayreville Football Players Sentenced in Hazing Case

Prosecutors say six of the seven football players accused of hazing and sexual assaulting four other teammates in a... Read »

2 minutes ago
Virginia Man Arrested in Fake 911 Calls to NJ Cops

Virginia Man Arrested in Fake 911 Calls to NJ Cops

A Virginia man has been arrested, accused of phoning in several false threats to police in Brick, New Jersey... Read »

43 minutes ago
NYPD Braces for

NYPD Braces for "Unprecedented" Security Challenge in September

Officials are preparing for the huge security challenge of Pope Francis' visit to New York City in several weeks... Watch »

17 minutes ago
College Student From Connecticut Goes Missing in South Africa

College Student From Connecticut Goes Missing in South Africa

A George Washington University student from Redding, Connecticut, is missing in South Africa, where he has been... Read »

6 hours ago
Boy's Injury During NYC Football Camp Under Investigation

Boy's Injury During NYC Football Camp Under Investigation

The New York City Department of Education says it is investigating a high school football program after a parent... Watch »

15 minutes ago
2 Accused of Eating, Snapping Selfies on Sleeping Family's Boat

2 Accused of Eating, Snapping Selfies on Sleeping Family's Boat

Police have charged two people they say broke into a boat at a city marina to enjoy a fast food meal and take some... Read »

Aug 31, 2015
17-Year-Old Girl Dies When Car Crashes Into Home; 2 Hurt

17-Year-Old Girl Dies When Car Crashes Into Home; 2 Hurt

A 17-year-old girl died and two other young people were seriously injured when the car they were in crashed into... Watch »

14 minutes ago
'It's Embarrassing': NYPD Chiefs Vow Action After Another Prisoner Escape

'It's Embarrassing': NYPD Chiefs Vow Action After Another Prisoner...

A prisoner taken to a hospital after claiming she was pregnant escaped wearing a gown over the weekend, prompting... Watch »

13 minutes ago
Third Skydiver Who Jumped Off 1 WTC Avoids Jail

Third Skydiver Who Jumped Off 1 WTC Avoids Jail

A third extreme-skydiving enthusiast convicted of reckless endangerment, BASE jumping and other charges after... Read »

4 hours ago
No School, No Camp -- What to Do?

No School, No Camp -- What to Do?

How New York City parents are dealing with the gap between the end of summer camp and the start of the school year. Watch »

33 minutes ago
New Child Seat Laws Take Effect Tuesday in New Jersey

New Child Seat Laws Take Effect Tuesday in New Jersey

Brian Thompson has more on the new child safety seat rules taking effect in New Jersey. Watch »

31 minutes ago
NYC Mayor Goes to All 3 Mets Games -- to Root for the Other Team

NYC Mayor Goes to All 3 Mets Games -- to Root for the Other Team

He sat in the upper deck, basically unrecognized amid a sea of happy baseball fans. He let out a cheer when the best... Read »

Aug 31, 2015
Tom Brady Sketch Artist Unveils New Brady Portrait

Tom Brady Sketch Artist Unveils New Brady Portrait

The court artist whose sketch of Tom Brady during the first "Deflategate" civil suit went viral has... Watch »

17 minutes ago
Historical Promotion of Black Woman to NYPD Assistant Chief

Historical Promotion of Black Woman to NYPD Assistant Chief

A veteran NYPD officer has reached the highest rank for a black woman in department history. Read »

4 hours ago
NY Mom Killed Baby, Lived With Body for Months: Prosecutor

NY Mom Killed Baby, Lived With Body for Months: Prosecutor

An upstate New York mother who prosecutors say lived with her dead baby girl's body for three months was charged... Read »

Aug 31, 2015
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Storm Team 4

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Feb 11, 2015
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Crime and Courts

Chief Investigative Reporter Jonathan Dienst brings you the latest information and exclusive stories about crime... Read »

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