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Storms Topple Trees, Flood Streets in NYC; Warnings Issued
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Storms Topple Trees, Flood Streets in NYC; Warnings Issued

The first of two rounds of intense storms bombarded the tri-state area with gusty winds, heavy downpours and lightning, toppling trees and flooding streets in Manhattan as meteorologists warned more drenching weather was on its way. Read »

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Number of Legionnaires' Cases Rises Amid Deadly NYC Outbreak

Number of Legionnaires' Cases Rises Amid Deadly NYC Outbreak

Nearly four dozen people have gotten sick amid what the Health Department has described as an "unusual"... Read »

3 hours ago
Teen Suffocated Newborn, Then Shopped at Victoria's Secret: DA

Teen Suffocated Newborn, Then Shopped at Victoria's Secret: DA

A teenage girl suffocated her just-born baby boy before putting his body in a shopping bag then going on a trip to a... Read »

2 hours ago
Fire Engulfs Access-a-Ride Bus in Queens

Fire Engulfs Access-a-Ride Bus in Queens

Thick black smoke spewed into the air as flames engulfed an Access-a-Ride bus in Queens Thursday. Watch »

2 hours ago
Women Panhandling With Babies on Back NYC Streets

Women Panhandling With Babies on Back NYC Streets

They’re back, begging with babies on steaming hot streets and sidewalks. And they want your sympathy and cash. A... Read »

29 minutes ago
Jets Fans Fly 'Cheaters' Banner Over Patriots Practice

Jets Fans Fly 'Cheaters' Banner Over Patriots Practice

The Jets fans behind campaigns to get a former general manager fired and to bring back one of the team’s iconic... Read »

6 hours ago
Human Torso Found in Building Amid Severed Limb Probe

Human Torso Found in Building Amid Severed Limb Probe

Police in Connecticut say they have found a human torso in an abandoned building, two weeks after discovering sever... Read »

6 hours ago
Suspects Who Swiped $141K in Cash Forgotten by ATM Workers Bought Used SUV: Cops

Suspects Who Swiped $141K in Cash Forgotten by ATM Workers Bought Used...

Police have arrested one of the two men who drove off with a bag filled with $141,000 in cash after two employees... Watch »

2 hours ago
Second Arrest Made in Pet Store Animal Cruelty Case

Second Arrest Made in Pet Store Animal Cruelty Case

Police have arrested a second person in connection with an animal cruelty case at a Connecticut pet store after two... Read »

3 hours ago
Grandma Was Teen's Getaway Driver in NJ Robbery: Police

Grandma Was Teen's Getaway Driver in NJ Robbery: Police

Police have arrested a northern New Jersey grandmother who they say acted as the getaway driver for her grandson and... Read »

3 hours ago
Climate Change Could Be Culprit in Rise of Legionnaires' Cases

Climate Change Could Be Culprit in Rise of Legionnaires' Cases

The number of reported cases of Legionnaires’ disease is on the rise in the United States and researchers say the... Read »

2 hours ago
Mets Player Cries After Hearing Rumors He'd Been Traded

Mets Player Cries After Hearing Rumors He'd Been Traded

Wilmer Flores wiped away tears as he warmed up at shortstop for the eighth inning, thinking he was being traded from... Read »

4 hours ago
NYPD Body Cameras Should Record More Stops, Review Finds

NYPD Body Cameras Should Record More Stops, Review Finds

A body camera pilot program at the nation's largest police department raised a wide range of questions about how to... Watch »

11 minutes ago
Sanitation Worker, 37, Dies After Mentioning Heat

Sanitation Worker, 37, Dies After Mentioning Heat

The mayor has ordered flags flown at half-staff in honor of a sanitation enforcement sergeant who died on the job... Read »

3 hours ago
MTA Worker Accused of Murder in Celeb Jeweler Hit-Run Death

MTA Worker Accused of Murder in Celeb Jeweler Hit-Run Death

A 46-year-old MTA train operator has been accused of killing a jeweler to the stars in a Queens hit-and-run earlier... Watch »

13 minutes ago
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Family of "Mafia Cops" Victim Wins $5M Settlement

The family of a diamond dealer killed by a pair of NYPD detectives working as mob hitmen has won a $5 million settl... Read »

3 hours ago
$47M Awarded to Families of 2 Killed in NYC Crane Collapse

$47M Awarded to Families of 2 Killed in NYC Crane Collapse

A construction crane owner who was acquitted of manslaughter in a Manhattan collapse that killed two workers has... Read »

4 hours ago
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Storm Team 4

Storm Team 4

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Crime and Courts

Chief Investigative Reporter Jonathan Dienst brings you the latest information and exclusive stories about crime,... Read »

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