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CDC Confirms Ebola Case in NYC; Officials Urge Calm
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CDC Confirms Ebola Case in NYC; Officials Urge Calm

Top city officials tried to tamp down New Yorkers' fears Friday after a doctor who recently returned from West Africa, where he was treating Ebola patients for Doctors Without Borders, tested positive for the deadly virus, saying the city is "fully prepared" to handle... Watch »

23 minutes ago
Hatchet Attack Suspect Acted Alone: NYPD Chief

Hatchet Attack Suspect Acted Alone: NYPD Chief

Investigators were working Friday to determine why a man attacked a group of NYPD officers with a hatchet... Read »

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Ebola Risk

Ebola Risk "Close to Nil" for Subway Riders: Officials

City officials said that the probability of someone contracting Ebola on the subway is “close to nil,”... Read »

7 minutes ago
NYPD: Elderly Man Found Dead in Central Park

NYPD: Elderly Man Found Dead in Central Park

Police are investigating the death of an elderly man who was found unconscious and unresponsive in Central Park. Read »

Oct 24, 2014
Ebola Case in NYC Brings Demands for Quarantines

Ebola Case in NYC Brings Demands for Quarantines

The case of the U.S. doctor stricken with Ebola left lawmakers on Capitol Hill, scientists and ordinary New Yorkers... Read »

36 minutes ago
6 Hurt in Bronx Crash: FDNY

6 Hurt in Bronx Crash: FDNY

Six people were injured, four of them seriously, in a motor vehicle accident in the Bronx Friday... Read »

47 minutes ago
NJ Cop Indicted on Drug Conspiracy Charges: Authorities

NJ Cop Indicted on Drug Conspiracy Charges: Authorities

A New Jersey police officer and two others have both been indicted on drug conspiracy charges after they... Read »

5 minutes ago
Woman, 66, Stabbed to Death in Her Apartment: NYPD

Woman, 66, Stabbed to Death in Her Apartment: NYPD

Police say they’re looking for the person who stabbed a 66-year-old woman to death in her Queens apartment... Read »

5 hours ago
Girl, 4, Found Dead at Homeless Shelter in Queens: Cops

Girl, 4, Found Dead at Homeless Shelter in Queens: Cops

A 4-year-old girl was found dead at a Queens homeless shelter and authorities are classifying her death... Read »

Oct 24, 2014
#NYC2050: Climate Change in NYC

#NYC2050: Climate Change in NYC

NBC 4 New York & WNYC Radio explore how climate change will affect the New York of tomorrow Read »

Oct 13, 2014
Retired Teacher Charged With Abusing Student

Retired Teacher Charged With Abusing Student

Authorities say a retired teacher and another man have been charged with sexually abusing a teenager starting... Read »

Oct 23, 2014
WATCH: Cuomo, De Blasio's Ebola News Conference

WATCH: Cuomo, De Blasio's Ebola News Conference

Mayor de Blasio and Gov. Cuomo assured New Yorkers in a news conference at Bellevue Hospital Thursday night there's... Watch »

2 hours ago
Despite Strict Protocol, Risks Remain for Ebola Doctors: Group

Despite Strict Protocol, Risks Remain for Ebola Doctors: Group

The medical and humanitarian organization that employed the New York doctor who tested positive for the Ebola virus... Read »

2 hours ago

Ebola in New York

Craig Spencer, a doctor who recently returned from an Ebola assignment with Doctors Without Borders in West Africa... View »

Oct 24, 2014
Get the Latest News on the Ebola Virus in New York City

Get the Latest News on the Ebola Virus in New York City

Get the latest news on the Ebola virus in New York City and elsewhere across the country. Read »

Oct 23, 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
Armed Robbers Approach Homeowners in Driveways: Cops

Armed Robbers Approach Homeowners in Driveways: Cops

Police on Long Island say they’re investigating after a pair of homeowners said they were accosted by armed robbers... Watch »

Oct 23, 2014
2 Arrested in Woman's Attack, Robbery on NYC Street

2 Arrested in Woman's Attack, Robbery on NYC Street

Two suspects have been arrested on robbery and assault charges in the attack on a 21-year-old woman on a... Watch »

Oct 23, 2014
Map: Where Ebola Patient Dr. Craig Spencer Has Been

Map: Where Ebola Patient Dr. Craig Spencer Has Been

Craig Spencer, a 33-year-old doctor who was treating Ebola patients in West Africa with the group Doctors... Read »

43 minutes ago
NYC Doctor Tests Positive for Ebola

NYC Doctor Tests Positive for Ebola

A doctor who recently returned from West Africa, where he was on an Ebola assignment for Doctors Without... Watch »

5 hours ago

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