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Pilot Dies in Crash While Practicing Stunts for NY Air Show
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Pilot Dies in Crash While Practicing Stunts for NY Air Show

State police say a pilot has died after his propeller-driven stunt plane crashed while he was practicing tricks for a weekend air show in New York's Hudson Valley. Watch »

20 minutes ago
NJ Toddler Leaves Daycare Center Unnoticed, Walks Home

NJ Toddler Leaves Daycare Center Unnoticed, Walks Home

A New Jersey toddler wandered out of his daycare center and walked home without employees noticing, his astonished... Read »

2 hours ago
TSA Agent Accused of Bathroom Sex Abuse at LaGuardia

TSA Agent Accused of Bathroom Sex Abuse at LaGuardia

A Transportation Security Administration screener at LaGuardia Airport has been arrested for allegedly sexually... Read »

3 hours ago
Man Charged with Fondling 10-Year-Old Girl in Mosque

Man Charged with Fondling 10-Year-Old Girl in Mosque

A 63-year-old Queens man is being criminally charged with sexually fondling a preteen girl in the basement of a... Read »

34 minutes ago
NJ Teacher Who Was Late 111 Times: I Was Eating Breakfast

NJ Teacher Who Was Late 111 Times: I Was Eating Breakfast

An elementary school teacher who was allowed to keep his job despite being late for work 111 times in two years said... Read »

6 hours ago
Woman Panhandling with Newborn Arrested

Woman Panhandling with Newborn Arrested

A woman panhandling with a newborn near Grand Central Station was arrested yesterday and charged with child... Watch »

5 minutes ago
Police Shut Down Jerry Seinfeld's Lemonade Stand: Report

Police Shut Down Jerry Seinfeld's Lemonade Stand: Report

No lemonade for you! That's what the cops had to tell several people who had allegedly illegally parked cars around... Read »

5 hours ago
Foul Smell Reported Across Staten Island

Foul Smell Reported Across Staten Island

Staten Islanders say the borough stinks -- and officials aren't sure why. Read »

4 hours ago
Firefighter Shot in NYC: I'm the Luckiest Man in the World

Firefighter Shot in NYC: I'm the Luckiest Man in the World

An FDNY lieutenant who was shot while responding to a Staten Island fire is thanking his colleagues, family and the... Read »

5 hours ago
Man Arrested in Rape in Which Woman Lost Teeth: NYPD

Man Arrested in Rape in Which Woman Lost Teeth: NYPD

Police have arrested a 28-year-old man in connection with a rape last week in Brooklyn where an attacker held a... Read »

Aug 28, 2015
Legendary Islanders Coach Al Arbour Dies at 82

Legendary Islanders Coach Al Arbour Dies at 82

Al Arbour, the bespectacled gentleman of a coach who molded a young and talented New York Islanders franchise into... Read »

4 hours ago
Man Mistaken for Homeless Kidnapped, Forced to Eat: Cops

Man Mistaken for Homeless Kidnapped, Forced to Eat: Cops

Police say a 77-year-old man pushing a cart of cans and bottles down a Danbury street was kidnapped after being... Read »

Aug 28, 2015
Young Girl Snatched From Bedroom, Sexually Assaulted: Cops

Young Girl Snatched From Bedroom, Sexually Assaulted: Cops

Authorities in Connecticut are searching for a man who they say took a young girl from her bedroom and sexually... Read »

Aug 28, 2015
Woman Lied About Being Abducted at Gunpoint: Police

Woman Lied About Being Abducted at Gunpoint: Police

Authorities say a Fort Lee woman who called 911 and said she was abducted at gunpoint is charged with creating a... Read »

Aug 28, 2015
Shooting at NYC Hookah Lounge Kills 1, Wounds 3

Shooting at NYC Hookah Lounge Kills 1, Wounds 3

One man died and four others were injured in a shooting at a Brooklyn restaurant early Friday morning. Watch »

4 hours ago
Designated Driver Faces Prison for DWI; 3 Passengers Hurt

Designated Driver Faces Prison for DWI; 3 Passengers Hurt

A man who agreed to serve as a designated driver is going to prison for a drunken-driving crash that hurt three... Read »

Aug 28, 2015
WATCH: Fighter Jets Fly Over Manhattan for NY Air Show

WATCH: Fighter Jets Fly Over Manhattan for NY Air Show

Four military planes flew over the New York Harbor and by the Manhattan skyline Thursday in honor of the upcoming... Watch »

Aug 28, 2015
Biker Badly Hurt in Hit-and-Run Crash in NJ: Police

Biker Badly Hurt in Hit-and-Run Crash in NJ: Police

A cyclist was seriously injured in a hit-and-run crash Thursday night in New Jersey. Read »

Aug 28, 2015
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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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