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Taxi Hits, Kills Woman Crossing Manhattan Street: Police
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Taxi Hits, Kills Woman Crossing Manhattan Street: Police

A 58-year-old woman died after being hit by a taxi SUV as she tried to cross a Manhattan street Friday afternoon, police say. Watch »

41 minutes ago
Man's Death in Midtown Ruled Homicide by Police Restraint: ME

Man's Death in Midtown Ruled Homicide by Police Restraint: ME

A man who went into cardiac arrest after being placed in a body wrap by police outside of Read »

6 minutes ago
Joan Rivers Still in

Joan Rivers Still in "Serious" Condition at NYC Hospital: Kin

Comedian Joan Rivers remains hospitalized in Manhattan a day after multiple sources familiar with the situation say... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
Kidnapping Convict Charged in Recorded Attack on Mom, Kids

Kidnapping Convict Charged in Recorded Attack on Mom, Kids

A man convicted of kidnapping and robbery in the 1990s was arrested for allegedly posing as a livery cab driver and... Watch »

40 minutes ago
I-Team: Father Faults Judge for Son's Heroin Overdose

I-Team: Father Faults Judge for Son's Heroin Overdose

A Long Island father blames the judicial system for his son's fatal heroin overdose, claiming a program that allowed... Watch »

38 minutes ago
Community Service Eyed for Brooklyn Bridge Stunt

Community Service Eyed for Brooklyn Bridge Stunt

A judge is suggesting a Russian tourist who climbed the Brooklyn Bridge be sentenced to community service —... Watch »

39 minutes ago
Law Firm Defending Christie Bills Another $784,000

Law Firm Defending Christie Bills Another $784,000

The law firm hired to defend Gov. Chris Christie's administration in the George Washington Bridge... Read »

31 minutes ago

"Potentially Suspicious" Person in Area of Obama Visit: Official

Police in Westchester and Secret Service were investigating a report of a "potentially suspicious person... Read »

2 hours ago
Glitch Takes Down CUNY Online Registration System

Glitch Takes Down CUNY Online Registration System

Thousands of CUNY students are experiencing a bumpy return to school because of a glitch that's preventing them from... Read »

6 hours ago
Video Shows Suspect Fleeing Deadly Stabbing: NYPD

Video Shows Suspect Fleeing Deadly Stabbing: NYPD

Police are asking for help locating a man suspected of stabbing and killing a man inside a Queens apartment building... Watch »

Aug 29, 2014
Horse Roaming on NJ Highway Hit by Car, Shot by Trooper

Horse Roaming on NJ Highway Hit by Car, Shot by Trooper

One of two horses that escaped a northern New Jersey property and was spotted on a busy highway had to be put... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
The Death of Eric Garner

The Death of Eric Garner

Eric Garner died in police custody July 17. The medical examiner ruled his death a homicide. Read »

Aug 22, 2014
FDNY Academy Takes Steps to Curb MRSA Outbreak

FDNY Academy Takes Steps to Curb MRSA Outbreak

The FDNY is taking steps to prevent infection after more than a dozen probationary firefighters were diagnosed with... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
NJ Student Found Dead in Forest Week After Hike Buried

NJ Student Found Dead in Forest Week After Hike Buried

Mourners have buried a religious school student from New Jersey who disappeared while hiking on the outskirts... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
Oheka Castle Owner Stepson Questioned in Shooting: Sources

Oheka Castle Owner Stepson Questioned in Shooting: Sources

Police have questioned the stepson of the Long Island mansion owner who was shot in the face earlier this year about... Watch »

Aug 29, 2014
Crime and Courts

Crime and Courts

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

Sep 10, 2012
Suffolk County Police Increase Patrols on the Water this Holiday Weekend

Suffolk County Police Increase Patrols on the Water this...

The holiday weekend comes with plenty of people out on the water. But boating and drinking is a serious crime... Watch »

13 minutes ago
Construction Halted on Atlantic Yards Complex

Construction Halted on Atlantic Yards Complex

A contractor has halted construction on the Atlantic Yards complex, the New York Times reports. Read »

Aug 29, 2014
NYPD Monitoring Britain Terror Precautions

NYPD Monitoring Britain Terror Precautions

Police Commissioner Bill Bratton says New York City is closely following developments overseas after Britain raised... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
No Jail Time for Man in Hoffman Death Probe

No Jail Time for Man in Hoffman Death Probe

A friend of Philip Seymour Hoffman who was arrested after the actor's overdose death pleaded guilty on Thursday to a... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
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