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Cop Driving in Deadly Crash Had .24 BAC: Sources

Cop Driving in Deadly Crash Had .24 BAC: Sources

The New Jersey police officer who hit a tractor-trailer head-on on a Staten Island highway last month, killing a fellow officer and a friend and critically injuring a third cop, had a blood alcohol content of .24 percent, three times the legal limit, law enforcement sources say. Read »

Apr 24, 2015
Freeze Potential Overnight, Sunny Saturday

Freeze Potential Overnight, Sunny Saturday

A freeze warning has been issued for parts of the area as temperatures plummet into the 30s overnight, and while it... Watch »

Apr 24, 2015
Teen Driver Charged in NJ Crash That Killed Passenger

Teen Driver Charged in NJ Crash That Killed Passenger

The 17-year-old driver whose SUV crashed and flipped over multiple times into a yard in New Jersey, killing a... Read »

Apr 24, 2015
VIDEO: Jewelry Store Owner Fights Violent Robber

VIDEO: Jewelry Store Owner Fights Violent Robber

An 86-year-old New Jersey jewelry store owner was injured when he fought back against a violent robber who climbed... Watch »

Apr 24, 2015
Statue of Liberty Deemed Safe After Evacuation

Statue of Liberty Deemed Safe After Evacuation

The Statue of Liberty and Liberty Island were both deemed safe Friday afternoon about 90 minutes after the... Watch »

Apr 24, 2015
Teen Arrested After Putting Officer in Choke Hold

Teen Arrested After Putting Officer in Choke Hold

A 17-year-old high school student is facing a string of charges after a confrontation during which he put a police... Watch »

Apr 24, 2015
2015 NHL Playoffs: Rangers Advance on Hagelin's OT Goal, 2-1

2015 NHL Playoffs: Rangers Advance on Hagelin's OT Goal, 2-1

The New York Rangers used Carl Hagelin's overtime goal and spectacular goaltending by Henrik Lundqvist for a 2-1... Read »

Apr 24, 2015
Worker Killed in Midtown Crane Accident: FDNY

Worker Killed in Midtown Crane Accident: FDNY

A construction worker was killed in a crane accident at a work site in midtown Manhattan, fire officials say. Watch »

Apr 24, 2015
Classmates Turn in Teen Wanted in Rape Attempt: NYPD

Classmates Turn in Teen Wanted in Rape Attempt: NYPD

Police say the teenage suspect wanted in a rape attempt of a 15-year-old girl in an apartment stairwell in the Bronx... Watch »

Apr 24, 2015
NJ Man Sentenced in Drive-By Shooting That Killed Cop

NJ Man Sentenced in Drive-By Shooting That Killed Cop

A judge has sentenced a Newark man to 60 years in prison for a drive-by shooting that killed an off-duty police... Read »

Apr 24, 2015
Bison Herd Shot After Stampeding Through Upstate NY Towns

Bison Herd Shot After Stampeding Through Upstate NY Towns

A herd of bison that stampeded through a string of upstate New York towns on Friday after it somehow got loose from... Watch »

Apr 24, 2015
World War II Bomb Detonated at New Jersey Military Base

World War II Bomb Detonated at New Jersey Military Base

The ground shook as an explosives team detonated a 500-pound World War II bomb near a military base in Wrightstown... Watch »

Apr 24, 2015
NYPD Commissioner Bratton Thanks Swedish Cops

NYPD Commissioner Bratton Thanks Swedish Cops

Police Commissioner Bill Bratton thanks four Swedish police officers vacationing in New York City for breaking up a... Watch »

Apr 24, 2015
No Verdict Yet in Etan Patz Case, Jurors Back Monday

No Verdict Yet in Etan Patz Case, Jurors Back Monday

After seven-and-a-half days of deliberations, jurors have not yet reached a verdict in a notorious 1979 missing boy... Read »

Apr 24, 2015
Teixeira, Pineda Help Yanks End Mets' 11-Game Win Streak

Teixeira, Pineda Help Yanks End Mets' 11-Game Win Streak

Mark Teixeira hit a pair of two-run homers and Michael Pineda used a biting slider while pitching impressively into... Read »

Apr 24, 2015
Fetus at NJ Recycling Center Not Able to Breathe: ME

Fetus at NJ Recycling Center Not Able to Breathe: ME

A female fetus found at a South Jersey recycling center was too immature to breathe. Watch »

Apr 24, 2015
Mom Terrorized by

Mom Terrorized by "Wolf Man" Robber at Hair Salon

A robber wearing a wolf mask pulled a knife on a woman and her child inside a Rockland County hair salon, and the... Read »

Apr 24, 2015
Storm Team 4

Storm Team 4

Stay ahead of the storm with the team you trust Read »

Feb 11, 2015
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
Long Island Man Admits Strangling Woman Near Park

Long Island Man Admits Strangling Woman Near Park

A Long Island man will serve 18 years to life in prison after admitting he strangled a Long Island woman he met near... Watch »

Apr 24, 2015

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