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Classmates Turn in Teen Wanted in Rape Attempt: NYPD

Classmates Turn in Teen Wanted in Rape Attempt: NYPD

Police say the teenage suspect wanted in a rape attempt of a 15-year-old girl in an apartment stairwell in the Bronx... Watch »

Apr 25, 2015
NJ Man Sentenced in Drive-By Shooting That Killed Cop

NJ Man Sentenced in Drive-By Shooting That Killed Cop

A judge has sentenced a Newark man to 60 years in prison for a drive-by shooting that killed an off-duty police... Read »

Apr 24, 2015
Bison Herd Shot After Stampeding Through Upstate NY Towns

Bison Herd Shot After Stampeding Through Upstate NY Towns

A herd of bison that stampeded through a string of upstate New York towns on Friday after it somehow got loose from... Watch »

Apr 24, 2015
The Death of Eric Garner

The Death of Eric Garner

Eric Garner died in police custody July 17. The medical examiner ruled his death a homicide. Read »

Jan 26, 2015
Off-Broadway Play

Off-Broadway Play "The Fantasticks" Offered a Lifeline

The off-Broadway phenomenon "The Fantasticks" won't be closing next month after all — thanks to a pair of... Read »

Apr 25, 2015
World War II Bomb Detonated at New Jersey Military Base

World War II Bomb Detonated at New Jersey Military Base

The ground shook as an explosives team detonated a 500-pound World War II bomb near a military base in Wrightstown... Watch »

Apr 24, 2015
Cop Driving in Deadly Crash Had .24 BAC: Sources

Cop Driving in Deadly Crash Had .24 BAC: Sources

The New Jersey police officer who hit a tractor-trailer head-on on a Staten Island highway last month, killing a... Read »

Apr 25, 2015
NYPD Commissioner Bratton Thanks Swedish Cops

NYPD Commissioner Bratton Thanks Swedish Cops

Police Commissioner Bill Bratton thanks four Swedish police officers vacationing in New York City for breaking up a... Watch »

Apr 24, 2015
No Verdict Yet in Etan Patz Case, Jurors Back Monday

No Verdict Yet in Etan Patz Case, Jurors Back Monday

After seven-and-a-half days of deliberations, jurors have not yet reached a verdict in a notorious 1979 missing boy... Read »

Apr 24, 2015
Teixeira, Pineda Help Yanks End Mets' 11-Game Win Streak

Teixeira, Pineda Help Yanks End Mets' 11-Game Win Streak

Mark Teixeira hit a pair of two-run homers and Michael Pineda used a biting slider while pitching impressively into... Read »

Apr 24, 2015
Fetus at NJ Recycling Center Not Able to Breathe: ME

Fetus at NJ Recycling Center Not Able to Breathe: ME

A female fetus found at a South Jersey recycling center was too immature to breathe. Watch »

Apr 24, 2015
Mom Terrorized by

Mom Terrorized by "Wolf Man" Robber at Hair Salon

A robber wearing a wolf mask pulled a knife on a woman and her child inside a Rockland County hair salon, and the... Read »

Apr 24, 2015
Long Island Man Admits Strangling Woman Near Park

Long Island Man Admits Strangling Woman Near Park

A Long Island man will serve 18 years to life in prison after admitting he strangled a Long Island woman he met near... Watch »

Apr 24, 2015
NJ Transit Putting Cameras on Light Rail Trains

NJ Transit Putting Cameras on Light Rail Trains

NJ Transit light rail trains are adding additional security measures after security concerns and recent cellphone... Read »

Apr 24, 2015
NY Couple Charged After Police Find Drugs, Baby in Car

NY Couple Charged After Police Find Drugs, Baby in Car

A Long Island couple was arrested Thursday evening after police stopping them after an alleged drug deal say they... Read »

Apr 24, 2015
WATCH: NBC 4 Spots Coyote Trotting Through NYC Street

WATCH: NBC 4 Spots Coyote Trotting Through NYC Street

A coyote was spotted again in upper Manhattan Thursday night, the third time this week the wily canid has made a... Watch »

Apr 24, 2015
Cuomo: MTA to Get $1 Billion Loan for Commuter Train Upgrades

Cuomo: MTA to Get $1 Billion Loan for Commuter Train Upgrades

Governor Cuomo announced the MTA is on track to receive a nearly $1 billion dollar federal loan for safety... Watch »

Apr 24, 2015
Mudslide Leaves Elderly Yonkers Residents With Nowhere To Go

Mudslide Leaves Elderly Yonkers Residents With Nowhere To Go

Some senior citizens have been living in hotels or with family and friends for six weeks, ever since a mudslide left... Watch »

Apr 24, 2015
MTA Moves to Ban Political Ads After Ruling on

MTA Moves to Ban Political Ads After Ruling on "Killing Jews" Poster

MTA lawyers are telling a judge who ordered the authority to display an ad displaying the phrase "Hamas Killing... Read »

Apr 24, 2015

Statue of Liberty Evacuated After Report of Suspicious Package

The Statue of Liberty was evacuated Friday afternoon after someone called in a bomb threat and parks police reported... View »

Apr 24, 2015

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