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Student Hiking With Friends Dead in Bear Attack: Officials
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Student Hiking With Friends Dead in Bear Attack: Officials

A 299-pound black bear likely attacked and killed a 22-year-old Rutgers student who had been hiking with friends in a northern New Jersey nature preserve Sunday, wildlife and school officials say. Watch »

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5 Children Stuck With Needle at School: NYPD

5 Children Stuck With Needle at School: NYPD

Five third-grade students at a Bronx elementary school were allegedly stuck with a hypodermic needle by... Watch »

Sep 23, 2014
Hit-Run Driver Strikes Cop on Long Island: Police

Hit-Run Driver Strikes Cop on Long Island: Police

A Long Island police officer is in critical condition after he was hit by a driver who briefly got away after... Read »

19 minutes ago
Mets, GM Alderson Agree on Multiyear Deal: AP

Mets, GM Alderson Agree on Multiyear Deal: AP

General manager Sandy Alderson and the Mets have agreed to a multiyear contract, according to a person... Read »

4 minutes ago
Jets Lose to Bears 27-19

Jets Lose to Bears 27-19

The Chicago Bears took advantage of early mistakes by the sloppy Jets. Read »

Sep 23, 2014
Risky Subprime Loans Return for Car Sales

Risky Subprime Loans Return for Car Sales

The I-Team has found that the most financially strapped people can qualify for a subprime auto loan, which has some... Watch »

2 hours ago
Boy Shot While Walking Home From School: NYPD

Boy Shot While Walking Home From School: NYPD

A boy walking home from school Monday afternoon was shot in the leg when he got caught in crossfire between two men... Read »

35 minutes ago
Truck Accident Leaves Hundreds Without Power in NJ

Truck Accident Leaves Hundreds Without Power in NJ

Hundreds of people are without power after a truck accident downed power lines and sparked a large blaze in... Watch »

Sep 22, 2014
4 Suspects Indicted in Deadly Mall Carjacking

4 Suspects Indicted in Deadly Mall Carjacking

Four men charged in the fatal carjacking of a young lawyer outside an upscale New Jersey mall last year have... Read »

Sep 22, 2014
Woman Hit by Cyclist in Central Park Dies: Officials

Woman Hit by Cyclist in Central Park Dies: Officials

The 59-year-old Connecticut woman who was critically injured after she was hit by a bicyclist in Central Park... Read »

Sep 22, 2014
102 Arrested As Climate Protesters Flood Wall Street

102 Arrested As Climate Protesters Flood Wall Street

A day after more than 100,000 people marched to warn that climate change is destroying the Earth, hundreds... Watch »

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
Rutgers Student Dies After Frat Party: Authorities

Rutgers Student Dies After Frat Party: Authorities

A Rutgers University student died Sunday after she "became distressed" while attending a small... Watch »

Sep 22, 2014
Little League Coach Hit in Head With Baseball, Dies

Little League Coach Hit in Head With Baseball, Dies

A 50-year-old Little League coach died after he was hit in the head with a baseball during warm-ups before a game on... Read »

Sep 22, 2014
1 Officer Dead, 8 Injured in NYPD Van Crash

1 Officer Dead, 8 Injured in NYPD Van Crash

One police officer died and eight others were injured after an NYPD vehicle crash early Sunday in the... Watch »

Sep 22, 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
Girl, 14, Dead in NJ Shooting; 2nd Teen Hospitalized

Girl, 14, Dead in NJ Shooting; 2nd Teen Hospitalized

A 14-year-old girl is dead and a 15-year-old is hospitalized after a shooting in New Jersey, authorities... Watch »

Sep 22, 2014
Exonerated NYC Man Dies From Asthma Attack: Lawyer

Exonerated NYC Man Dies From Asthma Attack: Lawyer

A New York City man freed after serving 23 years in prison for a crime he didn't commit died over the weekend. Read »

Sep 22, 2014
Jeter's 3 RBIs Lead Yankees Over Orioles 5-0

Jeter's 3 RBIs Lead Yankees Over Orioles 5-0

Derek Jeter seems to be trying to will the Yankees into the playoffs against the mighty odds. Read »

Sep 23, 2014
Long Island Man Gets Prison for Deaths of 13 Dogs

Long Island Man Gets Prison for Deaths of 13 Dogs

A Long Island man has been sentenced to up to three years in prison following the deaths of 13 pit bulls... Read »

Sep 23, 2014
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