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Armed Robbers Beat Up Hostages, Shot at Cops: Police

Armed Robbers Beat Up Hostages, Shot at Cops: Police

The owners of a scrap metal yard in New Jersey were tied up, beaten and threatened with guns when a group of armed robbers stormed the business looking for cash and valuable platinum, then fled while shooting at police officers, authorities say. Watch »

22 minutes ago
Suspect in Attempted Baby Snatching in Police Custody

Suspect in Attempted Baby Snatching in Police Custody

Police say the woman suspected of trying to abduct a baby in a stroller as the child's nanny was pushing it down... Watch »

4 hours ago
Suspect Arrested After Boy Hit With Stray Gunfire

Suspect Arrested After Boy Hit With Stray Gunfire

A 19-year-old man is charged with attempted murder and accused of firing the shots that struck a 13-year-old... Watch »

4 minutes ago
Man Dies After Being Shot in the Head in Queens: Police

Man Dies After Being Shot in the Head in Queens: Police

Police say a man died after being found on a Queens street with a gunshot wound to the head Saturday morning. Read »

2 hours ago
NJ Cop Injured in Highway Crash

NJ Cop Injured in Highway Crash

A New Jersey police officer was seriously injured after getting into a traffic accident on the highway... Read »

2 hours ago
Fire Destroys 3 Homes at Jersey Shore Community

Fire Destroys 3 Homes at Jersey Shore Community

Three homes have been destroyed by a fire that broke out near the beachfront of a Jersey Shore community. Watch »

Apr 18, 2014
Missing Autistic Boy Found in Brooklyn

Missing Autistic Boy Found in Brooklyn

An autistic boy who does not speak walked away from his mother while at a laundromat in Brooklyn Friday... Read »

2 hours ago
Dead Dogs, Malnourished Pups Found in NJ Drug Raid: Police

Dead Dogs, Malnourished Pups Found in NJ Drug Raid: Police

Nearly two dozen undernourished pit bull puppies were rescued during a drug raid at a 4th Ward home Friday,... Read »

2 hours ago
Mets Trade 1B Ike Davis to Pirates

Mets Trade 1B Ike Davis to Pirates

The New York Mets traded slumping first baseman Ike Davis to the Pittsburgh Pirates on Friday night, parting... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Man Opens Fire After Being Asked to Leave Frat Party

Man Opens Fire After Being Asked to Leave Frat Party

A New Jersey college student was shot and wounded when a man who had been thrown out of an off-campus house... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Mayor De Blasio Aims to Keep Film, TV in NYC

Mayor De Blasio Aims to Keep Film, TV in NYC

Mayor De Blasio surprised many by coming out in support of some big tax breaks from the Bloomberg era in an... Watch »

Apr 18, 2014
Man Groped Girl Walking Dog, Kissed Her on Cheek: NYPD

Man Groped Girl Walking Dog, Kissed Her on Cheek: NYPD

Police are looking for a man who allegedly sexually abused a 12-year-old girl walking her dog on a Brooklyn... Read »

4 hours ago
Brooklyn Man in Ukraine Says He Witnessed Jewish Leaflets

Brooklyn Man in Ukraine Says He Witnessed Jewish Leaflets

A Brooklyn man visiting Ukraine says he witnessed masked men handing out leaflets ordering Jews in eastern... Read »

5 hours ago
Coast Guard Wants Dredging on Hackensack River

Coast Guard Wants Dredging on Hackensack River

Emergency responders say there's not enough clearance for most Coast Guard Auxiliary boats at low Watch »

Apr 18, 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
Worker Hospitalized After NJ Construction Site Fall

Worker Hospitalized After NJ Construction Site Fall

Authorities say a worker was injured when he fell off a ladder at a residential development under construction... Read »

4 hours ago
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Professor's "Game of Thrones" Post Taken as a Threat

A New Jersey college professor was placed on unpaid leave after posting online a photo of his 6-year-old... Watch »

4 hours ago
25-MPH Slow Zone Coming to Bronx Grand Concourse

25-MPH Slow Zone Coming to Bronx Grand Concourse

The city plans to expand a program that reduces speed limits in certain residential neighborhoods to 13 new areas as... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Secret Service Threatened to Shoot Mr. Met: Book

Secret Service Threatened to Shoot Mr. Met: Book

A Secret Service agent once threatened to shoot Mr. Met if he approached the president during a baseball game... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Cash Register, Scooter, Fridge Wind Up on Beach

Cash Register, Scooter, Fridge Wind Up on Beach

Plastics top annual New Jersey beach sweep. Watch »

Apr 18, 2014
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