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Nor'easter to Muck Up Thanksgiving Travel With Slushy Snow
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Nor'easter to Muck Up Thanksgiving Travel With Slushy Snow

After an unseasonably balmy start to the week. Storm Team 4 says a nor'easter is set to wallop the tri-state with enough snow and rain to make a mess of one of the year’s busiest travel days. Read »

4 hours ago
Storm Team 4's Guide to Thanksgiving Snow, Travel

Storm Team 4's Guide to Thanksgiving Snow, Travel

Storm Team 4 walks you through all the steps of the looming storm threatening to disrupt holiday travel. Watch »

3 hours ago
Photos of Bear in Deadly Rutgers Student Mauling Released

Photos of Bear in Deadly Rutgers Student Mauling Released

Police released photos Tuesday that show the bear that killed a 22-year-old Rutgers student who had been hiking with... Read »

11 minutes ago
Pol Wants

Pol Wants "Sex Assault by Fraud" to Be a Crime: Report

A New Jersey lawmaker has introduced a bill that would make it a crime to lie to someone in order to have sex with... Read »

21 minutes ago
Thousands Protest Ferguson Grand Jury Decision in NYC

Thousands Protest Ferguson Grand Jury Decision in NYC

More than 1,000 protesters marched from Union Square to upper Manhattan as others took to at least two city bridges... Watch »

Nov 25, 2014
2 Hurt in Brooklyn Fire: FDNY

2 Hurt in Brooklyn Fire: FDNY

Two people were injured in a fire at a Brooklyn building Tuesday afternoon, officials say. Read »

39 minutes ago
3 Hurt in Fire at Harlem Apartment Building: FDNY

3 Hurt in Fire at Harlem Apartment Building: FDNY

Three people were hurt and about a dozen others were displaced after a fire broke out in a Harlem store Tuesday and... Watch »

2 hours ago
3 Kids Rewarded for Honesty in New Jersey

3 Kids Rewarded for Honesty in New Jersey

Three children in southern New Jersey have learned it pays to be honest. Thirteen-year-old Ricky Cote, his... Read »

Nov 25, 2014
3 More Arrested in Ramapo College Dorm Sex Assault

3 More Arrested in Ramapo College Dorm Sex Assault

Three more Ramapo College students, two men and a woman, have been charged in connection with the sexual assault of... Read »

6 hours ago
Costume From

Costume From "Wizard of Oz" Sells for $3M in NYC

The Cowardly Lion costume from the classic film "The Wizard of Oz" and the piano from the movie... Read »

Nov 25, 2014
Demand Strains NY Food Pantries

Demand Strains NY Food Pantries

To many, $19 dollars a month may not seem like a lot of money. But to those who worry where their next meal is... Watch »

5 hours ago
Grand Jury Indicts Man in Deadly Subway Push

Grand Jury Indicts Man in Deadly Subway Push

A grand jury has indicted a 34-year-old man on second-degree murder and manslaughter charges for pushing a stranger... Watch »

Nov 25, 2014
Death of Man in Stairwell Shooting Ruled Homicide: ME

Death of Man in Stairwell Shooting Ruled Homicide: ME

The death of the unarmed man shot by a probationary NYPD officer in a Brooklyn stairwell last week has been ruled a... Watch »

Nov 24, 2014
Beckham's One-Handed TD Catch Really the Greatest?

Beckham's One-Handed TD Catch Really the Greatest?

After analyzing New York Giant Odell Beckham Jr.'s incredible one-handed touchdown catch against the Cowboys, Long... Watch »

Nov 24, 2014
$1M Powerball Ticket Sold in NY About to Expire

$1M Powerball Ticket Sold in NY About to Expire

A winning $1 million lottery ticket sold at a New York convenience store is about to expire, and lottery officials... Read »

Nov 24, 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
Dog Left in Bathroom Too Matted to Relieve Itself: SPCA

Dog Left in Bathroom Too Matted to Relieve Itself: SPCA

Authorities are searching for the person who left a small white dog in the women's bathroom at a New York state park... Read »

Nov 24, 2014
NJ Homeowners, Businesses Prepare for Thanksgiving Eve Snow

NJ Homeowners, Businesses Prepare for Thanksgiving Eve Snow

Snow, rain and wind are expected to hit the the tri-state on one of the year’s busiest travel days. Watch »

2 minutes ago
Confession Can Be Used in Etan Patz Trial: Judge

Confession Can Be Used in Etan Patz Trial: Judge

A judge has ruled that a video of a man confessing to killing 6-year-old Etan Patz in 1979 is allowed in court. Watch »

Nov 24, 2014
Kean University Spends $219,000 on Conference Table

Kean University Spends $219,000 on Conference Table

Kean University has spent $219,000 for a custom-built, circular conference table that was made in China, according... Watch »

Nov 24, 2014

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