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Elevator Surfer Dies in Bronx Building: NYPD

Elevator Surfer Dies in Bronx Building: NYPD

Police say a man died after getting trapped in the elevator shaft of a building in the Bronx early Monday. Read »

17 minutes ago
Spider-Man Punches Cop in Times Square: Police

Spider-Man Punches Cop in Times Square: Police

A man accused of punching a police officer in Times Square while dressed as Spider-Man was arraigned Sunday... Read »

Jul 28, 2014
Mother of 2 Killed in Her Long Island Home: Police

Mother of 2 Killed in Her Long Island Home: Police

Police say that a mother of two was killed in a Long Island home Sunday. Watch »

5 hours ago
Three Nassau County Beaches Closed After Rain

Three Nassau County Beaches Closed After Rain

Three Nassau County beaches have been closed to bathing due to heavy rainfall. Read »

56 minutes ago
Man Convicted of Murdering NY Cop, Carjack Victim

Man Convicted of Murdering NY Cop, Carjack Victim

An ex-convict was convicted Monday of first-degree murder in the deadly shootings of a Nassau County police officer... Read »

2 hours ago
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Former "Jersey Shore" Star to Appear in Court

The Situation is due to have his day in court. Read »

3 hours ago
Mayors of Jersey's Largest Cities to Align Against Crime

Mayors of Jersey's Largest Cities to Align Against Crime

The mayors of three of New Jersey's largest cities are announcing a joint initiative to combat violent crime. Read »

3 hours ago
Cuomo Makes 1st Appearance After Times Report

Cuomo Makes 1st Appearance After Times Report

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is scheduled to make a public appearance in Buffalo, his first since a published report said... Read »

3 hours ago
12-Year-Old Crashes Car Into Neighbor's House

12-Year-Old Crashes Car Into Neighbor's House

A Norwalk man faces charges after his 12-year-old son allegedly crashed the family car into a neighbor's house. Read »

6 hours ago
Yankees Fan Finds, Returns Lost Red Sox Title Ring

Yankees Fan Finds, Returns Lost Red Sox Title Ring

A lost Red Sox World Series ring is back on the finger of its owner, thanks to a nifty pickup by an ardent... Read »

Jul 28, 2014
15 Hospitalized for Synthetic Pot Reactions: Officials

15 Hospitalized for Synthetic Pot Reactions: Officials

More than a dozen people in New York City were hospitalized after using synthetic marijuana in the last few... Read »

Jul 28, 2014
2 High School Students Dead in New Jersey Car Crash

2 High School Students Dead in New Jersey Car Crash

Officials say two youths died in a New Jersey car crash Saturday. Watch »

5 hours ago
Widow of Man Who Died in NYPD Chokehold Arrest Speaks

Widow of Man Who Died in NYPD Chokehold Arrest Speaks

The widow of a New York City man who died this month in a videotaped confrontation with New York City... Watch »

Jul 27, 2014
De Blasio, Family Spend First Night in Gracie Mansion

De Blasio, Family Spend First Night in Gracie Mansion

Mayor de Blasio and his family returned from a vacation in Italy Sunday afternoon and spent their first night... Read »

5 hours ago
Joe Torre Headlines 2014 HOF Class

Joe Torre Headlines 2014 HOF Class

Frank Thomas choked back tears, Joe Torre apologized for leaving people out of his speech and Tony La Russa said he... Read »

Jul 28, 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
3 Injured in Bronx Shooting

3 Injured in Bronx Shooting

Three people were injured in a Bronx shooting Sunday afternoon, officials said. Read »

Jul 27, 2014
Car Smashes Into NJ Home, Bursts Into Flames

Car Smashes Into NJ Home, Bursts Into Flames

A car smashed into a New Jersey home and burst into flames Sunday. Watch »

Jul 27, 2014
Kayakers Breach Security Perimeter at JFK

Kayakers Breach Security Perimeter at JFK

Two kayakers have been issued summons after breaching a security perimeter at John F. Kennedy Airport,... Read »

Jul 27, 2014
NJ Considers Shore Smoking Ban

NJ Considers Shore Smoking Ban

New Jersey is grappling with trying to determine whether smoking should be allowed on public Read »

Jul 28, 2014
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