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Mayor Urges Support for Slain Cops' Kin Amid Eroding Trust
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Mayor Urges Support for Slain Cops' Kin Amid Eroding Trust

Mayor de Blasio called Monday for the city to embrace the families of the two NYPD officers executed in Brooklyn over the weekend, hours after Police Commissioner Bill Bratton acknowledged rising tensions between some members of the force and the administration and urged... Watch »

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Slain Officer's Son, 13, Decries Hate

Slain Officer's Son, 13, Decries Hate

Family and friends of officer Rafael Ramos, fatally shot with his partner in Brooklyn, thanked the public for its... Read »

33 minutes ago
Timeline: Officer Ambush Unfolds Over 9 Hours

Timeline: Officer Ambush Unfolds Over 9 Hours

An approximate timeline of the events surrounding the deaths of officers Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu, as detailed... Read »

4 minutes ago
Man Stabbed at Union Square Subway Station: NYPD

Man Stabbed at Union Square Subway Station: NYPD

A man was stabbed Sunday on a Manhattan subway platform after getting into an argument with a suspect on a train... Read »

5 hours ago
Bill and Hillary Clinton Board “The Last Ship”

Bill and Hillary Clinton Board “The Last Ship”

The former President and former Secretary of State were just two of the many famous names in the audience of Sting’s... Read »

17 minutes ago
Former NYPD Officer Killed in Florida

Former NYPD Officer Killed in Florida

A Florida police officer who previously served on the NYPD was shot and killed early Sunday by a fugitive trying to... Read »

Dec 22, 2014
Man Who Killed 2 NYPD Officers Had Violent Past: Report

Man Who Killed 2 NYPD Officers Had Violent Past: Report

The gunman who killed two NYPD officers sitting in their patrol car Saturday in Brooklyn was a high-school dropout... Read »

6 hours ago
New Subway Ads Ask Commuters to Stop

New Subway Ads Ask Commuters to Stop "Manspreading"

The MTA is taking a stand against manspreading. Read »

2 hours ago
Ray Rice Focusing on Family, Community Before Football

Ray Rice Focusing on Family, Community Before Football

The room is filled with kids hovering around neatly arranged boxes of toys. Near the center is Ray Rice, at ease and... Read »

58 minutes ago
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Real-Life "Sopranos" Strip Club Robbed of $30K

Authorities say the northern New Jersey strip club that was used for filming of "The Sopranos" has been... Watch »

6 hours ago
NYC Sports Teams Mourn Slain Officers

NYC Sports Teams Mourn Slain Officers

The Jets, Giants and Nets all joined in mourning the two NYPD officers who were gunned down in the line of duty... Read »

6 hours ago
Police Across U.S. on Alert After NYPD Killings

Police Across U.S. on Alert After NYPD Killings

Big-city police departments and union leaders around the country are warning the rank and file to wear bulletproof... Read »

11 minutes ago
Christie Asks Obama to Extradite Tupac's Aunt From Cuba

Christie Asks Obama to Extradite Tupac's Aunt From Cuba

New Jersey's chief executive sent President Barack Obama a letter urging federal officials work to extradite late... Watch »

Dec 22, 2014
2 Killed in Separate Shootings on Long Island: Police

2 Killed in Separate Shootings on Long Island: Police

Two people were killed in separate weekend shootings on Long Island, police said. Read »

Dec 21, 2014
Fourth Person Charged in Brooklyn Bridge Attack on Cops

Fourth Person Charged in Brooklyn Bridge Attack on Cops

A fourth suspect has been charged in last week's attack on two officers during a protest over the death of Eric... Watch »

Dec 21, 2014
Crime and Courts

Crime and Courts

Chief Investigative Reporter Jonathan Dienst brings you the latest information and exclusive stories about crime... Read »

Sep 10, 2012
Severed Bear Claw is Warning, NJ Woman Says

Severed Bear Claw is Warning, NJ Woman Says

A northern New Jersey woman says that she believes a severed black bear paw was left on her front lawn to retaliate... Read »

Dec 21, 2014
Same Old Story For Jets, Pats

Same Old Story For Jets, Pats

On a day when Tom Brady’s biggest play was a run and the future Hall of Famer was outplayed by Geno Smith -- no Jets... Read »

2 hours ago
Cop Killer Said,

Cop Killer Said, "Watch What I'm Going to Do": NYPD

Moments before he fatally shot two police officers at point blank range as they sat in their squad car in Brooklyn... Watch »

1 minute ago
Some Officers Turn Their Backs to Mayor at Hospital

Some Officers Turn Their Backs to Mayor at Hospital

In the wake of tensions between City Hall and police, some officers turned their backs to the mayor as he walked... Watch »

6 hours ago

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