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North Korea Behind Sony Hack: U.S. Officials
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North Korea Behind Sony Hack: U.S. Officials

Sony Pictures has canceled the planned Christmas Day release of its film "The Interview" amid threats of violence against movie theaters that show the controversial comedy, NBC News has learned. Watch »

2 hours ago
Judge Recusal in Eric Garner Documents Hearing

Judge Recusal in Eric Garner Documents Hearing

The state Supreme Court judge who was set to preside over a hearing Friday to decide whether the documents from the... Read »

4 hours ago
MTA Considers More Platform Conductors to Ease Crowding

MTA Considers More Platform Conductors to Ease Crowding

Even with a subway fare hike looming, the MTA chairman is pushing the board to consider authorizing overtime costs... Watch »

46 minutes ago
New York Woman Sues Police for Not Arresting Son

New York Woman Sues Police for Not Arresting Son

A Long Island woman says in a lawsuit that her 29-year-old son died in a drunken driving crash because police... Watch »

45 minutes ago
Christie Won't Be Sued in Bridge Scandal: Lawyer

Christie Won't Be Sued in Bridge Scandal: Lawyer

Two lawsuits filed by people stuck in traffic jams caused by apparently politically motivated lane closings of the... Read »

1 minute ago
NYC Transit Authority Hit With Discrimination Lawsuit

NYC Transit Authority Hit With Discrimination Lawsuit

The New York City Transit Authority was accused in a lawsuit Wednesday of discriminating against people with limited... Read »

16 minutes ago
Brooklyn Rapper Arrested in Drug Trafficking, Gang Shooting Sting

Brooklyn Rapper Arrested in Drug Trafficking, Gang Shooting Sting

An up-and-coming rapper from Brooklyn is among several people arrested in an investigation into a series of... Watch »

33 minutes ago
Utility Reveals Gas Leak Spots After I-Team Report

Utility Reveals Gas Leak Spots After I-Team Report

More than seven months after NBC 4 New York's I-Team revealed Consolidated Edison declined to detail the locations... Watch »

2 hours ago
Local Cuban Americans Mixed About Renewed Ties

Local Cuban Americans Mixed About Renewed Ties

Some view normalizing relations as mostly positive while others question the benefit of renewed diplomatic ties. Watch »

26 minutes ago
Rabbinical Student Stabbed in Head Out of Hospital

Rabbinical Student Stabbed in Head Out of Hospital

The rabbinical student who was stabbed in the head by a knife-wielding intruder at a Brooklyn Jewish center last... Watch »

35 minutes ago
Complaints Against Cops Down After Body Cams Used

Complaints Against Cops Down After Body Cams Used

As the NYPD begins testing body cameras on some officers, one police department in Connecticut says it's already... Watch »

22 minutes ago
Attacker Choked, Tried to Rape 15-Year-Old Girl: NYPD

Attacker Choked, Tried to Rape 15-Year-Old Girl: NYPD

Police are looking for the man they say choked a 15-year-old girl until she passed out and then tried to rape her in... Read »

Dec 17, 2014
Man Found Guilty of Killing Young Bronx Mother With Stray Bullet

Man Found Guilty of Killing Young Bronx Mother With Stray Bullet

A jury has convicted a man in the 2011 shooting death of a 24-year-old mother outside a Bronx store. Read »

3 hours ago
Rikers Guard Convicted in Toxic Soap Ball Death

Rikers Guard Convicted in Toxic Soap Ball Death

A Rikers Island guard was convicted of a civil rights charge Wednesday, as Mayor de Blasio toured the facility and... Watch »

58 minutes ago
NJT Bus, 3 Tractor-Trailers Crash on Turnpike; 8 Hurt: Cops

NJT Bus, 3 Tractor-Trailers Crash on Turnpike; 8 Hurt: Cops

Eight people were hurt, one of them seriously, when an NJ Transit bus was involved in an accident with three... Read »

Dec 17, 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
Jets Owner Accidentally Favorites

Jets Owner Accidentally Favorites "Fire Idzik" Tweet

Jets owner Woody Johnson apologized Tuesday night after committing a common social media faux pas that had some... Read »

5 hours ago
NJ Athletic Head Suspended in Wake of Hazing Scandal

NJ Athletic Head Suspended in Wake of Hazing Scandal

The athletic director at the high school embroiled in a football hazing scandal that has drawn national attention... Read »

6 hours ago
4 Shot at New Jersey Community Center: Police

4 Shot at New Jersey Community Center: Police

Police say four men were shot at a community center in New Jersey Tuesday night. Watch »

57 minutes ago
Sony Cancels Christmas Day Release of

Sony Cancels Christmas Day Release of "The Interview"

Sony Pictures has canceled the planned Christmas Day release of its film "The Interview" amid threats... Read »

4 hours ago

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