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NJ Nurse Repeatedly Stabs Boy With Autism With Needle: AG

NJ Nurse Repeatedly Stabs Boy With Autism With Needle: AG

New Jersey officials say a nurse caught on videotape stabbing a boy with autism with a hypodermic needle to control his behavior has agreed to surrender her license during the investigation.

15 minutes ago

Nuclear Device Stolen From Parked Car: Officials

Nuclear Device Stolen From Parked Car: Officials

A radioactive gauge was stolen from an engineering and testing company's office in Connecticut, federal officials announced on Tuesday.

5 hours ago

Ferocious Storms Pummel Tri-State as Heat Wave Enters Day 6

Ferocious Storms Pummel Tri-State as Heat Wave Enters Day 6

Stifling heat was set to return to the tri-state on Tuesday, marking the sixth day of a heat wave that has seen 100-degree "feels-like" temperatures and violent thunderstorms, Storm Team 4 says.

4 hours ago

Flower That Smells Like Corpse to Bloom in NYC

Flower That Smells Like Corpse to Bloom in NYC

Flora fans will get a rare chance to see -- and smell -- a rare occurrence this week at the New York Botanical Garden.

5 hours ago

Vandals Cause $100,000 Damage to Toyota Dealership's Cars

Vandals Cause $100,000 Damage to Toyota Dealership's Cars

Two teenagers spray-painted graffiti on more than two dozen cars belonging to a Long Island dealership, causing an estimated $111,000 in damage, police said Monday.

5 hours ago

Couple Locks Children in a Dog Cage: Police

Couple Locks Children in a Dog Cage: Police

A central Pennsylvania couple is jailed on charges they locked their children in a basement dog cage as punishment.

6 hours ago

NY Man Gets Stuck in Mud Pit While Playing 'Pokemon Go'

NY Man Gets Stuck in Mud Pit While Playing 'Pokemon Go'

A 62-year-old man had to be rescued after he became stuck in waist-deep mud while playing 'Pokemon Go' at night in the woods behind his upstate New York home, authorities said.

6 hours ago

Man With Swords in Hands Menaced People in NYC Park: NYPD

Man With Swords in Hands Menaced People in NYC Park: NYPD

NYPD officers had to use a stun gun to subdue a man who they said was menacing people at a Brooklyn park with swords in both hands.

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 04:57 AM EDT

Man, 19, Made Bomb Threat on NJ Transit Train, Police Say

Man, 19, Made Bomb Threat on NJ Transit Train, Police Say

A 19-year-old man is facing charges of making a terroristic threat after he allegedly announced that he had explosives on a New Jersey Transit train, authorities said.

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 09:09 PM EDT

Tar-Covered Dogs Saved From Bubbling NJ Roof in Blazing Heat

Tar-Covered Dogs Saved From Bubbling NJ Roof in Blazing Heat

Two dogs suffered severe burns to the pads of their paws when they were left on a flat, tar roof in Newark amid such blazing heat rescuers say they found the rooftop boiling and bubbling when they arrived.

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