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2 U.S. Marshals, NYPD Officer Shot
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2 U.S. Marshals, NYPD Officer Shot

Two U.S. marshals and an NYPD detective were shot Monday afternoon when a gun battle erupted in a Greenwich Village smokeshop as the officers tried to apprehend an accused child molester, authorities said. The suspect was killed in the shootout. Watch »

3 hours ago
Pregnant Brooklyn Mom Says NYPD Used Chokehold on Her

Pregnant Brooklyn Mom Says NYPD Used Chokehold on Her

An expectant mom enjoying a front stoop barbecue with her family says a cop placed her in a chokehold outside... Watch »

6 hours ago
Elevator Surfer Dies in Bronx Building: NYPD

Elevator Surfer Dies in Bronx Building: NYPD

Police say a man died after getting trapped in the elevator shaft of a building in the Bronx early Monday. Read »

Jul 28, 2014
Derek Jeter Passes Yaz on Hits List

Derek Jeter Passes Yaz on Hits List

Derek Jeter remembers the playoff games in Texas — the good and the bad. Now the Yankees captain has... Read »

17 minutes ago
Wedding Reception Shut Down When Brawl Breaks Out

Wedding Reception Shut Down When Brawl Breaks Out

Two people were arrested when a brawl involving dozens of guests broke out at a wedding reception in central... Read »

11 minutes ago
Driver Run Over by Own Van at Gas Station: NYPD

Driver Run Over by Own Van at Gas Station: NYPD

A driver was run over by his own van when he stepped out of the vehicle at a Queens gas station and it... Read »

3 hours ago
Man Convicted of Murdering NY Cop, Carjack Victim

Man Convicted of Murdering NY Cop, Carjack Victim

An ex-convict was convicted Monday of first-degree murder in the deadly shootings of a Nassau County police officer... Read »

6 hours ago
Mother of 2 Killed in Her Long Island Home: Police

Mother of 2 Killed in Her Long Island Home: Police

A mother of two was killed in her Long Island home Sunday, a "victim of violence," according to... Watch »

3 hours ago
Staten Islander Nails Slam Dunk Over NYPD Car

Staten Islander Nails Slam Dunk Over NYPD Car

Video of a Staten Island man slam-dunking a basketball over an NYPD patrol car has gone viral, and both... Watch »

3 hours ago
Man Sexually Assaulted Young Girl in NJ Park: DA

Man Sexually Assaulted Young Girl in NJ Park: DA

Authorities say a 61-year-old man sexually assaulted a young girl in a central New Jersey park, shortly after he had... Read »

5 hours ago
2 NJ High School Football Players Killed in Crash

2 NJ High School Football Players Killed in Crash

Two New Jersey high school football players riding in the back of a friend's convertible Mustang were killed in... Watch »

5 hours ago

"The Situation" Agrees to Anger Management Classes

The Situation will be getting lessons in anger management. Read »

6 hours ago
Yankees Fan Finds, Returns Lost Red Sox Title Ring

Yankees Fan Finds, Returns Lost Red Sox Title Ring

A lost Red Sox World Series ring is back on the finger of its owner, thanks to a nifty pickup by an ardent... Watch »

3 hours ago
De Blasio, Family Spend First Night in Gracie Mansion

De Blasio, Family Spend First Night in Gracie Mansion

Mayor de Blasio, his wife and their two children woke up in their official Manhattan residence for the first time on... Read »

Jul 28, 2014
Mayors of Jersey's Largest Cities Align Against Crime

Mayors of Jersey's Largest Cities Align Against Crime

Seeking answers to the seemingly intractable problem of violence in their cities, the mayors of New Jersey's... Watch »

6 hours ago
Crime and Courts

Crime and Courts

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

Sep 10, 2012
3 Sought in Brutal Beating of Homeless Man

3 Sought in Brutal Beating of Homeless Man

Police are looking for three men who allegedly beat up a homeless man in Bridgeport, Conn., and release... Watch »

6 hours ago
Yankees Lose to Rangers 2-4

Yankees Lose to Rangers 2-4

Yu Darvish struck out eight in seven innings for his 10th victory and J.P. Arencibia had a tiebreaking... Read »

17 minutes ago
Spider-Man Punches Cop in Times Square: Police

Spider-Man Punches Cop in Times Square: Police

A man accused of punching a police officer in Times Square while dressed as Spider-Man was arraigned Sunday... Read »

Jul 28, 2014
Mets Crush Phillies 7-1

Mets Crush Phillies 7-1

Travis d'Arnaud went 3 for 4 with a three-run homer, Bartolo Colon made his second straight strong start, and... Read »

3 hours ago
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