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Fugitive Shoots at US Marshals in Queens: Sources
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Fugitive Shoots at US Marshals in Queens: Sources

A fugitive who had been on the run for decades and is a suspect in a violent stabbing in Brooklyn shot at U.S. Marshals in Queens early Wednesday, law enforcement sources say. Read »

3 hours ago
NJ Girl With Uzi Accidentally Kills Shooting Instructor: Police

NJ Girl With Uzi Accidentally Kills Shooting Instructor: Police

A 9-year-old girl from New Jersey accidentally killed an Arizona shooting instructor as he was showing her how... Read »

2 hours ago
Driver Tried to Sexually Assault Mom in Front of Kids: NYPD

Driver Tried to Sexually Assault Mom in Front of Kids: NYPD

Police are looking for the driver they say told a 26-year-old woman he was a cabbie before driving her and her three... Read »

5 hours ago
Owner Says Showboat Casino Will Close Sunday

Owner Says Showboat Casino Will Close Sunday

Its owner says Atlantic City's Showboat Casino Hotel will definitely shut down on Sunday. Read »

2 minutes ago
Worker Killed in NJ Construction Zone Crash on Parkway

Worker Killed in NJ Construction Zone Crash on Parkway

State Police say one worker was killed and another was injured after an SUV ran into the back of their construction... Read »

33 minutes ago
Dead Woman in Car, Suspicious Odor ID'd: Police

Dead Woman in Car, Suspicious Odor ID'd: Police

Police have identified the woman who was found dead inside her car in a New Jersey parking lot Monday, and they say... Read »

Aug 26, 2014
Mom Accused of Driving Drunk With Kids in Car

Mom Accused of Driving Drunk With Kids in Car

A woman has been arrested on charges of driving drunk with children in her vehicle and leaving the scene of... Read »

3 hours ago
Man Shot, Killed in Front of Deli: NYPD

Man Shot, Killed in Front of Deli: NYPD

A 21-year-old man was shot and killed in front of a Brooklyn bodega Tuesday afternoon, and two young girls... Watch »

Aug 27, 2014
11 Dogs Die in NJ House Fire: Officials

11 Dogs Die in NJ House Fire: Officials

A large fire ripped through a New Jersey home containing several animals, sending up a ball of fire and heavy black... Watch »

6 hours ago
Boy, 7, Named Honorary Firefighter After Saving Mother

Boy, 7, Named Honorary Firefighter After Saving Mother

A 7-year-old Long Island boy was named an honorary firefighter Tuesday after making a 911 call that... Read »

4 hours ago
19 Indicted in Cross-Country Drug Ring: Suffolk DA

19 Indicted in Cross-Country Drug Ring: Suffolk DA

Nineteen Long Islanders – many of whom were business owners or had day jobs -- were indicted on drug... Read »

4 hours 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. Read »

Aug 22, 2014
Starved Pup

Starved Pup "Bugsy" Dies Day After Rescue: Officials

One of the two severely emaciated puppies found dumped near a baseball field in a New Jersey park Monday has... Watch »

6 hours ago
Macy's Evacuated After Fire Erupts on Roof of NJ Mall

Macy's Evacuated After Fire Erupts on Roof of NJ Mall

Authorities evacuated a Macy's in a New Jersey mall after a fire erupted on the roof of the department store Tuesday... Read »

Aug 26, 2014
Activists Urge de Blasio to Ban Carriage Horses

Activists Urge de Blasio to Ban Carriage Horses

A group of New Yorkers are putting Mayor Bill de Blasio's feet to the fire for what they say is reneging on... Read »

Aug 26, 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
MTA Conductor Says Bedbugs Bit Her on N Train

MTA Conductor Says Bedbugs Bit Her on N Train

Another subway train was fumigated this week after a report of bedbugs on board, marking at least the fifth... Read »

Aug 26, 2014
Reclining Seat Fight Forces Flight From Newark to Divert

Reclining Seat Fight Forces Flight From Newark to Divert

Airline passengers have come to expect a tiny escape from the confined space of today's packed planes: the... Watch »

Aug 26, 2014
Cop Saves Bronx Baby Who Stopped Breathing

Cop Saves Bronx Baby Who Stopped Breathing

A New York City police officer staked out on a crackdown of speeding drivers at a busy Bronx intersection ended... Read »

Aug 26, 2014
Teen Breaks Leg in Fall From Zip Line: Authorities

Teen Breaks Leg in Fall From Zip Line: Authorities

Authorities say a northern New Jersey teenager broke his leg when the T-shirt he was using to slide down a zip line... Read »

Aug 26, 2014
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