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4-Year-Old Siblings Die in Far Rockaway House Fire

4-Year-Old Siblings Die in Far Rockaway House Fire

A brother and sister, both 4 years old, died Sunday after a fire erupted in a Far Rockaway home, officials said. Officials said the two siblings died of smoke inhalation. Authorities have identified the boy as Jai'Launi Tinglin and the girl as Ayini Read »

13 minutes ago
Former Cop Charged in Fatal Shooting of Wife in Queens

Former Cop Charged in Fatal Shooting of Wife in Queens

A former police officer is in custody, suspected of shooting and killing his wife in front of their two... Read »

12 minutes ago
Police Question Suspect After Body Found in Storage Container

Police Question Suspect After Body Found in Storage Container

Police are questioning a suspect after discovering a dead body stuffed into a large, black plastic... Read »

6 hours ago
2 Firefighters, Resident Injured in NJ Blaze

2 Firefighters, Resident Injured in NJ Blaze

Two firefighters and one resident were injured when a multialarm fire gutted three buildings in a northern... Read »

37 minutes ago
NJ Woman Reunited With Small Dog Stolen During Date

NJ Woman Reunited With Small Dog Stolen During Date

A New Jersey woman has been reunited with her small dog and flat-screen television that allegedly were stolen during... Read »

7 minutes ago
3 Sought in Robbery of 65-Year-Old Woman in Brooklyn

3 Sought in Robbery of 65-Year-Old Woman in Brooklyn

Police are searching for three people who restrained and robbed a 65-year-old woman in Brooklyn earlier this month. Read »

5 hours ago
Drunk Driver Injures NJ Officer in Crash: Cops

Drunk Driver Injures NJ Officer in Crash: Cops

A drunk driver seriously injured a New Jersey police officer in a highway crash early Saturday, officials say,... Read »

Apr 19, 2014
Man Struck, Killed by Train After Jumping Onto Tracks

Man Struck, Killed by Train After Jumping Onto Tracks

A man in his 60s was struck and killed by an oncoming train in midtown Manhattan subway station after he jumped onto... Read »

Apr 19, 2014
Trenton Shootings Leave Man Dead, 3 Others Wounded

Trenton Shootings Leave Man Dead, 3 Others Wounded

Three separate shootings in Trenton have left one man dead and three other people wounded. Read »

Apr 19, 2014
Carriage Horse Foes Picket Liam Neeson's Home

Carriage Horse Foes Picket Liam Neeson's Home

Animal rights activists protesting outside Liam Neeson's home say they don't agree with him that New York's carriage... Read »

Apr 19, 2014
Wind Causes Plane to Overturn Off NJ Runway

Wind Causes Plane to Overturn Off NJ Runway

A strong wind caused a plane to veer off the side of a runway and then overturn after it touched down at a... Read »

Apr 19, 2014
Man Dies After Being Shot in the Head in Queens: Police

Man Dies After Being Shot in the Head in Queens: Police

Police say a 20-year-old man died after being found on a Queens street with gunshot wounds to the head... Read »

Apr 19, 2014
Armed Robbers Beat Up Hostages, Shot at Cops: Police

Armed Robbers Beat Up Hostages, Shot at Cops: Police

The owners of a scrap metal yard in New Jersey were tied up, beaten and threatened with guns when a group of... Watch »

Apr 20, 2014
Woman Shot, Killed in Queens Home With 2 Children There

Woman Shot, Killed in Queens Home With 2 Children There

Authorities say a woman was shot and killed inside a Queens home Saturday morning while two young children... Read »

Apr 19, 2014
Suspect Arrested After Boy Hit With Stray Gunfire

Suspect Arrested After Boy Hit With Stray Gunfire

A 19-year-old man is charged with attempted murder and accused of firing the shots that struck a 13-year-old... Watch »

Apr 20, 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
Body Found in Storage Container Inside Brooklyn House

Body Found in Storage Container Inside Brooklyn House

Police say a man's body was found inside a plastic storage container in a Brooklyn house Saturday. Read »

Apr 19, 2014
Fire Destroys 3 Homes at Jersey Shore Community

Fire Destroys 3 Homes at Jersey Shore Community

Three homes have been destroyed by a fire that broke out near the beachfront of a Jersey Shore community. Watch »

Apr 18, 2014
Missing Autistic Boy Found in Brooklyn

Missing Autistic Boy Found in Brooklyn

An autistic boy who does not speak walked away from his mother while at a laundromat in Brooklyn Friday... Read »

Apr 19, 2014
Dead Dogs, Malnourished Pups Found in NJ Drug Raid: Police

Dead Dogs, Malnourished Pups Found in NJ Drug Raid: Police

Nearly two dozen undernourished pit bull puppies were rescued during a drug raid at a 4th Ward home Friday,... Read »

Apr 20, 2014
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