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Police Kill Suspect in New Jersey Library: Officials

Police Kill Suspect in New Jersey Library: Officials

A suspect was shot and killed by police inside a New Jersey library Friday, authorities said. Read »

2 hours ago
Mom Chases iPhone Thief After Son, 6, Punched in Face: Cops

Mom Chases iPhone Thief After Son, 6, Punched in Face: Cops

A would-be thief who tried to grab a 22-year-old mother's iPhone at a Bronx laundromat punched the woman's 6-year-o... Watch »

31 minutes ago
American Express President, 55, Dies Suddenly on Flight to NY

American Express President, 55, Dies Suddenly on Flight to NY

American Express says president Ed Gilligan died suddenly Friday after falling ill while flying on a corporate plane... Read »

33 minutes ago
Silk Road Founder Sentenced to Life Behind Bars

Silk Road Founder Sentenced to Life Behind Bars

A San Francisco man who created the online drug-selling site Silk Road was sentenced in New York Friday to life... Read »

51 minutes ago
Dog Tossed Down Garbage Chute Gets New Home, Instagram Account

Dog Tossed Down Garbage Chute Gets New Home, Instagram Account

A tiny Yorkshire terrier that was dumped down a trash chute in the Bronx in September has recovered from its injuri... Read »

3 hours ago
Equifax Settles With Man Named

Equifax Settles With Man Named "God", Gives Him 820 Credit Score

A New York City man whose first name is God has settled a lawsuit with a credit reporting agency that had refused to... Read »

May 29, 2015
Police Seek Skirt-Lifting Flasher in Manhattan Park

Police Seek Skirt-Lifting Flasher in Manhattan Park

Police are looking for a man who walked up behind a woman in a Manhattan park, lifted her skirt and exposed himself... Read »

6 hours ago
Man Punches Woman in Face on NYC Street, Rapes Her: Police

Man Punches Woman in Face on NYC Street, Rapes Her: Police

Police are searching for an alleged rapist who attacked a woman on a Bronx street early Wednesday morning. Watch »

May 29, 2015
NYC-Bound Jet Has Close Call With Drone Near Prospect Park: FAA

NYC-Bound Jet Has Close Call With Drone Near Prospect Park: FAA

A passenger jet heading to LaGuardia Airport had a close call with a drone near Prospect Park in Brooklyn Friday... Read »

2 hours ago
1 Dead After Garbage Truck Smashes Through Front of School Bus

1 Dead After Garbage Truck Smashes Through Front of School Bus

The driver of an empty school bus was killed and the driver of a garbage truck was seriously injured when the two... Read »

May 29, 2015
WATCH: News 4 New York

WATCH: News 4 New York

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2 hours ago
Storm Team 4

Storm Team 4

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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
Schools in NY Town Alerted After Man Shot: Police

Schools in NY Town Alerted After Man Shot: Police

Schools in one Hudson Valley district were placed on lockout, meaning people could not go in or out of the building,... Read »

3 hours ago
Man Named Bacon Arrested in Fight Over Sausage: Reports

Man Named Bacon Arrested in Fight Over Sausage: Reports

A man named Bacon was arrested after a dispute over someone taking the last piece of sausage in New Jersey, accordi... Read »

2 hours ago
Prosecutor Reviewing NY Pols' Travel Records After I-Team Report

Prosecutor Reviewing NY Pols' Travel Records After I-Team Report

A Long Island prosecutor says her office is examining the travel records of all state legislators from Nassau County... Read »

55 minutes ago
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. A special grand jury... Read »

Jan 26, 2015
Fiancee Accused of Murdering Kayaker on Hudson Pleads Not Guilty

Fiancee Accused of Murdering Kayaker on Hudson Pleads Not Guilty

The woman accused of killing her fiance by sabotaging his kayak on the Hudson River, then taking his paddle as he... Read »

6 hours ago
NY Man Rams SUV Into Home, Targeting Person Inside: Police

NY Man Rams SUV Into Home, Targeting Person Inside: Police

State police say a 50-year-old man has been charged with attempted murder after he allegedly intentionally rammed... Read »

May 29, 2015
Summer Water Restrictions for 4 NJ Municipalities

Summer Water Restrictions for 4 NJ Municipalities

Ridgewood Water has announced summer water restrictions for four New Jersey municipalities. Read »

May 29, 2015

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