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Cop Attacked With Ax in Queens, Suspect Shot Dead: Police
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Cop Attacked With Ax in Queens, Suspect Shot Dead: Police

A suspect was fatally shot after attacking an NYPD officer with an ax on a Queens street Thursday, police said. Read »

37 minutes ago
Doctor Back From Africa Evaluated for Ebola at Bellevue

Doctor Back From Africa Evaluated for Ebola at Bellevue

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

2 minutes 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 as... Read »

18 minutes ago
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... Read »

40 minutes ago
School Bus, Fuel Truck Crash on L.I.: Police

School Bus, Fuel Truck Crash on L.I.: Police

A fuel truck collided with a school bus on a Long Island highway service road Thursday afternoon, and several... Read »

12 minutes ago
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 Brooklyn... Watch »

25 minutes ago
NJ School District Investigates Nude Photos, Lewd Tweets

NJ School District Investigates Nude Photos, Lewd Tweets

Officials in a New Jersey school district say they're investigating a sexting scandal involving multiple schools and... Read »

39 minutes ago
Lady Liberty to Don Halloween Costume: Report

Lady Liberty to Don Halloween Costume: Report

This year, even the Statue of Liberty will be getting dressed up for Halloween, according to USA Today. The... Read »

4 hours ago
Forfeited Funds Will Be Used for NYPD Technology

Forfeited Funds Will Be Used for NYPD Technology

Thousands of NYPD patrol officers will soon be armed with tablet computers that can give them instantaneous... Watch »

3 hours ago
#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

"Become a Hero, Shoot a Cop" Graffiti Probed

The NYPD is investigating anti-police graffiti found scrawled on a public phone booth in Queens. Read »

4 hours ago
7 Exposed to Fumes During Factory Fire: FDNY

7 Exposed to Fumes During Factory Fire: FDNY

Fire officials say that seven firefighters were overcome by potentially hazardous fumes from an unknown substance... Read »

Oct 23, 2014

"Jersey Shore" Star Back in Court on Tax Charges

A former cast member of MTV's reality show "Jersey Shore" is due back in court to face federal tax... Watch »

4 hours ago
Keira Knightley to Make Broadway Debut

Keira Knightley to Make Broadway Debut

Keira Knightley will make her Broadway debut next year as a beautiful but doomed heroine. Read »

2 minutes ago
Hillary Clinton Stumps for Cuomo

Hillary Clinton Stumps for Cuomo

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is supporting Gov. Cuomo for a second term. Watch »

6 hours ago
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
NFL Commissioner Told to Testify in Ray Rice's Appeal

NFL Commissioner Told to Testify in Ray Rice's Appeal

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has been told to testify in Ray Rice's appeal of his indefinite suspension, a person... Read »

4 hours ago
40,000 Patients' Medical Records Stolen From Office: Cops

40,000 Patients' Medical Records Stolen From Office: Cops

Medical records pertaining to about 40,000 patients over nearly two decades were stolen from a doctor's office in... Read »

3 hours ago
NYPD Probes Video That Shows Officer Kicking Colleague

NYPD Probes Video That Shows Officer Kicking Colleague

The NYPD says it is investigating after video was released that appears to show a plainclothes officer kicking a... Watch »

2 hours ago
3 Would-Be Robbers Flee Brooklyn Jewelry Store

3 Would-Be Robbers Flee Brooklyn Jewelry Store

Police are investigating an attempted robbery at a Brooklyn jewelry store in which a gunshot was fired as a security... Watch »

Oct 23, 2014

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