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Heartbroken Parents Mourn Girl Who Died at Camp
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Heartbroken Parents Mourn Girl Who Died at Camp

The heartbroken family of a 10-year-old girl who died after collapsing on a soccer field Monday during her first day of summer camp in Queens remembered their child as a great friend and sister with a bright future as they struggled to cope with their unbearable loss. Watch »

Jun 30, 2015
Tourist's Selfie Atop Bridge Sparks Security Concerns

Tourist's Selfie Atop Bridge Sparks Security Concerns

An Instagram selfie showing a tourist posing atop the Brooklyn Bridge has renewed concerns about bridge security in... Watch »

49 minutes ago
NYC Sanitation Worker Thwarts Robber at 7-Eleven

NYC Sanitation Worker Thwarts Robber at 7-Eleven

When a New York City sanitation worker unknowingly walked into the middle of a robbery at a 7-Eleven in Manhattan... Watch »

Jun 30, 2015
See Paintings Escaped Killer Allegedly Gave to Guard

See Paintings Escaped Killer Allegedly Gave to Guard

The convicted murderer who made headlines for his big escape from an upstate New York prison with a fellow inmate... Read »

5 minutes ago
Donald Trump Sues Univision for $500M Amid Pageant Woes

Donald Trump Sues Univision for $500M Amid Pageant Woes

As fallout built over Donald Trump's remarks about immigrants from Mexico, the Republican presidential candidate... Read »

18 minutes ago
Accused Drug Dealer Orders 'Keep Kids Drug Free' License Plate: DA

Accused Drug Dealer Orders 'Keep Kids Drug Free' License Plate: DA

An accused drug dealer specially ordered a license plate for his BMW that read “Keep Kids Drug Free” and bore the... Read »

2 hours ago
NYC Plastic Foam Ban Takes Effect

NYC Plastic Foam Ban Takes Effect

The city will move to the forefront of a growing environmental trend by banning food establishments from using... Read »

3 hours ago
Early Morning Storms Will Give Way to Mostly Dry Wednesday

Early Morning Storms Will Give Way to Mostly Dry Wednesday

Severe thunderstorm and flash flood warnings were in effect for parts of New York and New Jersey early Wednesday... Read »

2 hours ago
Christie Says Temper Is 'Absolute Controlled Anger'

Christie Says Temper Is 'Absolute Controlled Anger'

Presidential candidate Gov. Chris Christie told NBC’s Matt Lauer that his temper on the campaign trail is “an... Read »

3 hours ago
Bond Decision Likely for Doctor Tied to NJ Sen. Menendez

Bond Decision Likely for Doctor Tied to NJ Sen. Menendez

A federal judge says he hopes to set bond for a Florida doctor charged alongside New Jersey Sen. Read »

5 hours ago
Men Force Employee, 25, Into Back Room at Gunpoint in Cellphone Store Robbery: NYPD

Men Force Employee, 25, Into Back Room at Gunpoint in Cellphone Store...

Three men forced a 25-year-old employee into a back room at gunpoint during a cellphone store robbery Saturday in... Watch »

5 hours ago
Man Who Tried to Rape Woman at Front Door Arrested: NYPD

Man Who Tried to Rape Woman at Front Door Arrested: NYPD

Police say they've arrested man who tried to pull a woman’s pants down as she entered her apartment in an attempt to... Read »

Jul 1, 2015
Teen Girl Drowns in NJ Lake

Teen Girl Drowns in NJ Lake

A teenage girl drowned in a New Jersey lake after she went missing. Read »

2 hours ago
Cellphone Case Shaped Like a Gun 'Very Dangerous:' Police

Cellphone Case Shaped Like a Gun 'Very Dangerous:' Police

Officials in New Jersey are warning residents against purchasing a cellphone case shaped like a gun that has been... Read »

Jul 1, 2015
Top Obama Aides Were Aware of Clinton's Private Email

Top Obama Aides Were Aware of Clinton's Private Email

Senior Obama administration officials knew as early as 2009 that Hillary Rodham Clinton was using a private email... Read »

Jul 1, 2015
Plans to Burn American Flag Draws Ire From Lawmakers

Plans to Burn American Flag Draws Ire From Lawmakers

Hundreds of activists plan to set fire to the American flag at a Brooklyn park Wednesday, claiming the flag is a... Watch »

Jul 1, 2015
Storm Splits Trees, Knocks Down Power Lines in NJ Town

Storm Splits Trees, Knocks Down Power Lines in NJ Town

Torrential rain and strong winds topping 40 miles per hour whipped through a New Jersey town Tuesday, leaving scenes... Watch »

Jun 30, 2015
De Blasio Hits Back at Cuomo

De Blasio Hits Back at Cuomo

Mayor Bill de Blasio is criticizing Gov. Andrew Cuomo for "not acting with New York City's interests at... Read »

Jun 30, 2015
Storm Team 4

Storm Team 4

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Feb 11, 2015
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

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