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NJ Man Dies of Lassa Fever After Liberia Trip
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NJ Man Dies of Lassa Fever After Liberia Trip

A New Jersey man died Monday evening after been diagnosed with Lassa fever — a frightening infectious disease from West Africa that is rarely seen in the United States, a federal health official said. Watch »

4 hours ago
Girl, 4, Shot in Face in Yonkers: Report

Girl, 4, Shot in Face in Yonkers: Report

A 4-year-old girl was injured after she sustained a gunshot wound to the face Monday night in Yonkers, according to... Read »

3 hours ago
Woman Shot, Killed at Resorts World Casino Parking Lot: Police

Woman Shot, Killed at Resorts World Casino Parking Lot: Police

A woman was shot and killed at the Resorts World Casino in Queens early Tuesday morning, according to police. Read »

2 hours ago
Police Shoot, Kill Man in Brooklyn: NYPD

Police Shoot, Kill Man in Brooklyn: NYPD

Police shot and killed a man during a confrontation in Brooklyn early on Tuesday morning, police say. Read »

7 minutes ago
1 Dead After MTA Bus, Car Collide: Police

1 Dead After MTA Bus, Car Collide: Police

One person is dead after a car and an MTA bus collided on Staten Island, police said. Read »

4 hours ago
1 Dead, 1 Injured in Brooklyn Shooting: Police

1 Dead, 1 Injured in Brooklyn Shooting: Police

One man is dead and another is injured after a shooting in Brooklyn Monday, police said. Read »

May 26, 2015
Air France Flight Escorted After Threat: FBI

Air France Flight Escorted After Threat: FBI

An Air France flight was screened at JFK airport Monday because of reports of a chemical threat on board, the FBI... Watch »

5 hours ago
Hundreds of Veterans Mark Memorial Day at Intrepid

Hundreds of Veterans Mark Memorial Day at Intrepid

Hundreds of veterans and active military members attended a Memorial Day ceremony at The Intrepid Sea, Air &... Watch »

May 25, 2015
9 Brains Found Next to Train Tracks in NY

9 Brains Found Next to Train Tracks in NY

Nine brains were found along a street in a northern New York village, but authorities say there's nothing to fear. Read »

44 minutes ago
Girl, 7, Injured in Hit-Run in Bronx: NYPD

Girl, 7, Injured in Hit-Run in Bronx: NYPD

A 7-year-old girl was critically injured in a hit-and-run in the Bronx, police said Monday. Watch »

May 25, 2015
Brooklyn Man Fatally Stabbed in Head: Police

Brooklyn Man Fatally Stabbed in Head: Police

A Brooklyn man died Sunday of multiple stab wounds to the head, police said. Read »

May 25, 2015
Teen Tries to Steal Same Car Twice: Police

Teen Tries to Steal Same Car Twice: Police

Police say a teen who stole a car, which was later recovered, returned to the same Bronx home two days later to try... Watch »

May 26, 2015
Rutgers Football Player Arrested in Florida: Police

Rutgers Football Player Arrested in Florida: Police

Authorities say a Rutgers football player is jailed in southwest Florida on a robbery charge. Read »

May 26, 2015
3 Young Men Sought in Queens Attack, Robbery: Police

3 Young Men Sought in Queens Attack, Robbery: Police

Police are looking for three young men suspected of attacking and robbing a 27-year-old man in Queens. Read »

May 26, 2015
NY Lawmaker Backs State Benefits for Gay Veterans

NY Lawmaker Backs State Benefits for Gay Veterans

A New York lawmaker says the state should ensure that military veterans discharged for their sexual orientation... Read »

May 25, 2015
Sandra Lee Discharged After Double Mastectomy

Sandra Lee Discharged After Double Mastectomy

Food television star Sandra Lee is going home from the hospital Monday after her double mastectomy, she announced on... Read »

May 25, 2015
Boat Crash in Patchogue Hurts Woman; Owner Fled: Police

Boat Crash in Patchogue Hurts Woman; Owner Fled: Police

A boat crashed into a jetty at the entrance of the Patchogue River, injuring a passenger, police said Monday. Read »

May 25, 2015

"Beautiful Mind" Mathematician, Wife Die in Crash

The Princeton University mathematician and Nobel Prize winner whose life inspired the film "A Beautiful... Watch »

May 24, 2015
Storm Team 4

Storm Team 4

Stay ahead of the storm with the team you trust Read »

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 »

Sep 10, 2012

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