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Hundreds Attend Wake for Man Who Died in Police Custody

Hundreds Attend Wake for Man Who Died in Police Custody

Hundreds of friends, family members and advocates are expected to gather in Brooklyn for the funeral of 43-year-old Eric Garner, the man who died last week after the NYPD allegedly put him in a chokehold while making an arrest. Watch »

3 hours ago
Infants Get Herpes After Ritual Jewish Circumcisions: Officials

Infants Get Herpes After Ritual Jewish Circumcisions: Officials

Two more infants were diagnosed with herpes this month after undergoing ritual Jewish circumcisions, the... Read »

6 hours ago
4 Young Adults Sought in Brooklyn Bridge Flags Probe: Officials

4 Young Adults Sought in Brooklyn Bridge Flags Probe: Officials

Police say the four people captured on video entering Brooklyn Bridge around the time two bleached-white... Watch »

2 hours ago
New NYPD Chokehold Video Emerges

New NYPD Chokehold Video Emerges

A new video showing the arrest of an alleged subway farebeater purports to show a police officer using a... Watch »

7 minutes ago
Pizzeria Accused of Ripping Off Garden State Pkwy Logo

Pizzeria Accused of Ripping Off Garden State Pkwy Logo

The New Jersey Turnpike Authority wants a Florida pizza shop to pay a big toll for using a logo similar to... Read »

2 hours ago
StubHub Users Targeted in $10 Million Hack Scam

StubHub Users Targeted in $10 Million Hack Scam

Cyber thieves got into more than 1,000 StubHub customers' accounts and fraudulently bought tickets for events... Watch »

2 hours ago
FAA Extends Ban on U.S. Flights to Israel as Conflict Rages

FAA Extends Ban on U.S. Flights to Israel as Conflict Rages

The Federal Aviation Administration says it will continue its ban on U.S. airline flights to Tel Aviv... Watch »

3 hours ago
Blistering Report on Cuomo's Anti-Corruption Commission

Blistering Report on Cuomo's Anti-Corruption Commission

Gov. Andrew Cuomo declined to comment on a New York Times investigation that offers unprecedented detail on how... Watch »

3 hours ago
Abandoned Dog Couldn't Walk Under Matted Fur: SPCA

Abandoned Dog Couldn't Walk Under Matted Fur: SPCA

A dog found in an abandoned home was brought in to a Long Island animal shelter with fur so painfully thick... Watch »

2 hours ago
NY Takes Stronger Stance Against Petnappers

NY Takes Stronger Stance Against Petnappers

For the first time in 44 years, New York has increased fines for stealing pets. Roseanne Colletti reports Watch »

3 hours ago
Woman Questioned in Body Part Discoveries: Sources

Woman Questioned in Body Part Discoveries: Sources

Police are talking to a woman about her possible involvement in the killing and dismemberment of a woman whose body... Read »

17 minutes ago
3 Hurt When Truck Plows Into Grocery Store: FDNY

3 Hurt When Truck Plows Into Grocery Store: FDNY

At least three people were hurt when a truck plowed through the front of a grocery store in Queens... Read »

6 hours ago
Ex-Husband Convicted in Pig Mask Murder

Ex-Husband Convicted in Pig Mask Murder

Jurors have found a New Jersey man who stabbed his ex-wife 84 times and covered her face with a Halloween pig... Read »

Jul 23, 2014
Kid's Store Robber Stabs Guards With Ice Pick: NYPD

Kid's Store Robber Stabs Guards With Ice Pick: NYPD

A robber slashed two security guards with an ice pick as he tried to get away with stolen merchandise at a... Read »

Jul 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
Feds Launch Bias Probe Into Newark School Plan

Feds Launch Bias Probe Into Newark School Plan

Federal officials are investigating after parents alleged that Newark's school re-organization plan... Read »

Jul 23, 2014
Avonte's Law Up for Vote in City Council

Avonte's Law Up for Vote in City Council

The City Council is set to vote on a bill that would require audible alarms on doors in schools with special... Read »

Jul 23, 2014
Tot Found Locked in Car as Mom Shopped: Police

Tot Found Locked in Car as Mom Shopped: Police

A 35-year-old New York City woman has been arrested, accused of leaving her toddler in a locked car while... Read »

Jul 23, 2014
Colon Overpowers Seattle in New York's 3-2 Win

Colon Overpowers Seattle in New York's 3-2 Win

Bartolo Colon came within seven outs of a perfect game, giving up a single to Robinson Cano with two outs in... Read »

4 hours ago
Woman Found Dead in Brooklyn Apartment: NYPD

Woman Found Dead in Brooklyn Apartment: NYPD

Police are investigating after a 25-year-old woman was found dead in a Brooklyn apartment with apparent head trauma... Read »

Jul 23, 2014
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