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Well-Known Airline Pilot Doctor Accused of Pill Pushing
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Well-Known Airline Pilot Doctor Accused of Pill Pushing

A doctor who helps screen pilots for health and safety issues is accused of illegally selling drugs like oxycodone out of his offices at John F. Kennedy airport and another location in New York, law enforcement authorities said. Read more »

2 hours ago
Rutgers Football Players Arrested in Home Invasion Spree

Rutgers Football Players Arrested in Home Invasion Spree

Seven current and two former Rutgers University football players are all facing charges following a violent two-week... Read more »

8 minutes ago
Top 'James Bond' Gang Member Arrested in Ritzy Spree: Pros.

Top 'James Bond' Gang Member Arrested in Ritzy Spree: Pros.

A founding member of the long-running "James Bond gang" that had been targeting high-end homes in affluent... Read more »

38 minutes ago
New Jersey Doctor Saves Drowning Boy's Life on Vacation

New Jersey Doctor Saves Drowning Boy's Life on Vacation

A northern New Jersey doctor is being called a hero after he saved a drowning 3-year-old's life while on vacation at... Read more »

Sep 3, 2015
9/11 Recovery Workers: Congress Must Renew Health Programs

9/11 Recovery Workers: Congress Must Renew Health Programs

Dozens of 9/11 rescue and recovery workers gathered at the World Trade Center site on Thursday to demand that... Read more »

15 minutes ago
Cop on Brooklyn Bridge Catches Tourist Climbing Cables: NYPD

Cop on Brooklyn Bridge Catches Tourist Climbing Cables: NYPD

The University of Tennessee student who posted a photo of himself posing atop the Brooklyn Bridge earlier this year... Read more »

3 hours ago
NY Judge Tosses Out Four-Game Suspension for Tom Brady

NY Judge Tosses Out Four-Game Suspension for Tom Brady

A federal judge in New York has vacated the NFL's four-game suspension of Patriots' quarterback Tom Brady, citing... Watch »

23 minutes ago
Man Hit by Car While Chasing Down Alleged Drunk Driver: Police

Man Hit by Car While Chasing Down Alleged Drunk Driver: Police

Police say a man chasing down an alleged drunk driver who ran from a crash on Long Island late Wednesday was hit and... Read more »

4 hours ago
NYC Woman With Therapy Dog Says She's Been Denied Bus Rides

NYC Woman With Therapy Dog Says She's Been Denied Bus Rides

A New York City woman says she's been harassed by MTA drivers on least seven occasions since May because she travels... Read more »

4 hours ago
Bill Cosby's Name Removed From NYU Film Workshop

Bill Cosby's Name Removed From NYU Film Workshop

New York University has removed Bill Cosby's name from a popular film workshop for high school students. Read more »

6 hours ago
5 Hurt in Suspicious 4-Alarm Brooklyn Blaze: FDNY

5 Hurt in Suspicious 4-Alarm Brooklyn Blaze: FDNY

Five people were hurt and at least one house was destroyed in a raging, four-alarm fire in Brooklyn Thursday... Read more »

Sep 3, 2015
4-Year-Old Child Hit by Car in Brooklyn, Critically Hurt: NYPD

4-Year-Old Child Hit by Car in Brooklyn, Critically Hurt: NYPD

A 4-year-old is in critical condition after being hit by a car on a Brooklyn street corner, officials said. Read more »

Sep 3, 2015
New York Immigrants to Receive Papal Blessing

New York Immigrants to Receive Papal Blessing

Pope Francis has a special place in his heart for a group of people who are ruffling American political feathers:... Read more »

4 hours ago
NYC Public Housing Building Tests Positive for Legionella

NYC Public Housing Building Tests Positive for Legionella

A building in a Bronx public housing complex has been identified as a source of a small cluster of a Legionnaires'... Watch »

Sep 3, 2015
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 more »

Sep 10, 2012
Man Beaten Outside Restaurant Dies, NYPD Seeks Men in Video

Man Beaten Outside Restaurant Dies, NYPD Seeks Men in Video

The man beaten outside a Brooklyn restaurant last week following an argument with another man has died, and the case... Read more »

Sep 3, 2015
NYC Boy Shot Dead Blocks From Where Brother Was Killed

NYC Boy Shot Dead Blocks From Where Brother Was Killed

A Queens family is grappling with the shooting death of a teenage son just three years after his older brother was... Watch »

Sep 2, 2015
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 more »

Jan 26, 2015
New York City Agrees to $450k Settlement With Former Inmate After Beating

New York City Agrees to $450k Settlement With Former Inmate After...

New York City officials say a $450,000 settlement has been reached in the civil rights lawsuit filed by a former... Read more »

Sep 3, 2015

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