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Molotov Cocktail Thrown Into Store, Setting Clerk on Fire
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Molotov Cocktail Thrown Into Store, Setting Clerk on Fire

Police are searching for a man caught on surveillance video throwing a Molotov cocktail into a 24-hour mini-mart in Brooklyn, setting the clerk inside on fire. Watch »

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Boy, 9, Found Dead on Scaffolding Outside Building

Boy, 9, Found Dead on Scaffolding Outside Building

Police are investigating the death of a young boy found on top of scaffolding outside a Bronx building Wednesday... Watch »

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Fire Rips Through NJ Post Office: Officials

Fire Rips Through NJ Post Office: Officials

Two firefighters were injured after a fire broke out Thursday morning at a New Jersey building that houses a post... Read »

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Neighborhood Watch Members Accused of Gang Assault

Neighborhood Watch Members Accused of Gang Assault

Authorities say five men associated with a Williamsburg neighborhood watch group have been indicted on gang assault... Read »

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Girl Hurt by Falling Debris in Manhattan

Girl Hurt by Falling Debris in Manhattan

A child was hurt when debris from a construction site at a building on Manhattan's west side fell and struck the... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Man Charged in Theft of Woman's Dog on First Date

Man Charged in Theft of Woman's Dog on First Date

A man who allegedly stole a woman's Yorkshire Terrier and flat-screen TV during their first date has been charged... Read »

2 hours ago
Prince Charles' In-Law Dies in NYC After Fall

Prince Charles' In-Law Dies in NYC After Fall

The brother-in-law of Prince Charles has died after sustaining a serious head injury following a fall during a night... Watch »

Apr 23, 2014
Deep Split in Port Authority Over WTC Tower

Deep Split in Port Authority Over WTC Tower

Board members of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey revealed a deep split Wednesday over the agency's... Read »

2 hours ago
Brooklyn-Based Journalist Missing in Ukraine

Brooklyn-Based Journalist Missing in Ukraine

A Brooklyn-based journalist covering the crisis in Ukraine has not been seen since early Tuesday, with pro-Russia... Read »

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Thief Preys on 20-Somethings at NYC Delis, Shops

Thief Preys on 20-Somethings at NYC Delis, Shops

Police are looking for a thief who preys on victims in their 20s as they stop for coffee or a bite to eat near... Watch »

Apr 23, 2014
Toddler Falls Out Window, Isn't Hurt: NYPD

Toddler Falls Out Window, Isn't Hurt: NYPD

A toddler who fell out of a third-story window in lower Manhattan early Wednesday miraculously wasn't seriously... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
2 Suspects Face Judge in NJ Cop Shooting

2 Suspects Face Judge in NJ Cop Shooting

Two of the three men charged in the shooting of an undercover police officer in a New Jersey shopping center parking... Watch »

Apr 23, 2014
Man, 28, Brutally Beaten With Tree Stakes in Bronx

Man, 28, Brutally Beaten With Tree Stakes in Bronx

Police are looking for two suspects who pulled tree stakes from the ground and used them to brutally beat a man... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
NYC Rents Rise as Incomes Decline

NYC Rents Rise as Incomes Decline

The city comptroller's office says median rents across New York City rose 75 percent over a period of 12 years,... Watch »

Apr 23, 2014
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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
Palm Beach School Board Rejects Parent Dress Code

Palm Beach School Board Rejects Parent Dress Code

Parents in Palm Beach County may soon have to clean up their outfits as the school board discusses a possible parent... Read »

Apr 24, 2014
Mets Cut Down Tying Run, Hold Off Cardinals 3-2

Mets Cut Down Tying Run, Hold Off Cardinals 3-2

Lucas Duda hit a long home run and the Mets threw out the potential tying run at the plate in the ninth inning to... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Elderly Couple Viciously Assaulted in Queens Home Invasion

Elderly Couple Viciously Assaulted in Queens Home Invasion

An elderly couple was hurt during a violent home invasion in Queens when men posing as maintenance workers got into... Watch »

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Flying Can of Soybeans Hits Woman in Face at Store

Flying Can of Soybeans Hits Woman in Face at Store

Police are looking for a Bronx supermarket customer who chucked a can of soybeans into a woman's face when he missed... Read »

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