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Falling Air Conditioner Hits Woman in Manhattan
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Falling Air Conditioner Hits Woman in Manhattan

A falling air conditioner hit a Manhattan woman walking on the sidewalk below, splitting open part of her leg, cutting her elbow, and scraping and bruising her arm, she says. Watch »

3 hours ago
Worker Killed in Manhattan Construction Accident: FDNY

Worker Killed in Manhattan Construction Accident: FDNY

One person died in a construction accident in the Garment District Tuesday, officials said. Watch »

5 hours ago
PATH Service to Midtown Suspended

PATH Service to Midtown Suspended

PATH train service from Hoboken and Jersey City to New York will remain suspended at least through Tuesday's evening... Read »

5 hours ago
Cops Rescue 2 From Waters Off Far Rockaway

Cops Rescue 2 From Waters Off Far Rockaway

Four NYPD officers rescued two teenage girls who got swept up by a current in the waters off Far Rockaway... Read »

2 hours ago
Livery Cab Driver Slashed in Robbery Attempt: NYPD

Livery Cab Driver Slashed in Robbery Attempt: NYPD

Police are looking for a livery cab passenger who allegedly slashed the driver in Manhattan before the driver... Read »

3 hours ago
Firefighter Sues Homeowner for On-Job Injury

Firefighter Sues Homeowner for On-Job Injury

Kudar Uday was relieved that the fire that started in the basement of his Staten Island home was not more Read »

3 hours ago
NYC Tour Bus Driver Charged in Fatal Delaware Crash

NYC Tour Bus Driver Charged in Fatal Delaware Crash

Delaware State Police have charged the New York City driver of a tour bus that crashed in New Castle, killing... Watch »

4 hours ago
Cuomo Easily Leads Governor's Race

Cuomo Easily Leads Governor's Race

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is leading the race for governor handily, in a re-election race in which his Republican... Read »

Sep 23, 2014
Man Dies in Wrong-Way Crash on Bronx Highway: NYPD

Man Dies in Wrong-Way Crash on Bronx Highway: NYPD

A Yonkers man died after he crashed into a truck while going the wrong way up an exit ramp off the Major... Read »

Sep 23, 2014
NY Senate Candidate Sued by Ex-Employer Quits Race

NY Senate Candidate Sued by Ex-Employer Quits Race

A candidate for the New York Senate has announced he is withdrawing from the race amid allegations from his... Read »

Sep 23, 2014
Bin Laden Son-in-Law Gets Life for Terror Conspiracy

Bin Laden Son-in-Law Gets Life for Terror Conspiracy

A New York judge has sentenced Osama bin Laden's son-in-law to life in prison for conspiring to kill Americans... Read »

Sep 23, 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
Wedding Crashers Wanted for Robbery

Wedding Crashers Wanted for Robbery

Three teens who allegedly crashed a wedding reception in central New Jersey last weekend are being sought... Read »

Sep 23, 2014
Man Falls Through Floor, Apparently Lands on Nails: PD

Man Falls Through Floor, Apparently Lands on Nails: PD

Two workers were injured when the floor gave way in a townhouse that was under construction in New Jersey,... Read »

Sep 23, 2014
Teen Who Climbed WTC Accused of Scaling NJ Building: Report

Teen Who Climbed WTC Accused of Scaling NJ Building: Report

A thrill-seeking teenager who made a daring climb up the World Trade Center's centerpiece tower has been... Read »

Sep 23, 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
Woman Hit By Falling Air Conditioner

Woman Hit By Falling Air Conditioner

A falling air conditioner hit a Manhattan woman walking on the sidewalk below, splitting open part of her... Watch »

4 hours ago
2 Charged After Cop Struck in Hit-Run: Police

2 Charged After Cop Struck in Hit-Run: Police

Two people in an SUV that critically injured a Long Island police officer during a traffic stop on Monday afternoon... Watch »

4 hours ago
No GPS Monitoring for Sex Crimes Pre-2007: Court

No GPS Monitoring for Sex Crimes Pre-2007: Court

More than 100 convicted sex offenders who have served their prison sentences could be taken off GPS... Read »

Sep 23, 2014
Police: High School Coach Left Son Home Alone

Police: High School Coach Left Son Home Alone

Police in Connecticut have charged the head coach of a high school boys' basketball team with leaving his 4-year-old... Read »

Sep 23, 2014
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