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Pit Bull that Survived BQE Plunge to Reunite With Owner

Pit Bull that Survived BQE Plunge to Reunite With Owner

The dog survived with no broken bones but he had to be treated for a collapsed lung. Roseanne Colletti reports Watch »

6 hours ago
Missing Brother and Sister, 8 and 9, Found Safe: Cops

Missing Brother and Sister, 8 and 9, Found Safe: Cops

An 8-year-old boy and his 9-year-old sister who went missing from their home have been found safe, police said. Read »

Jul 31, 2014
Man Pleads Not Guilty in Cold-Case Strangle Deaths

Man Pleads Not Guilty in Cold-Case Strangle Deaths

A Long Island man has been arraigned on murder charges in connection with the deaths of two women in the 1990s whose... Watch »

Jul 31, 2014
Man Tries to Shoot Man in Subway Station: Cops

Man Tries to Shoot Man in Subway Station: Cops

Police are looking for a suspect who tried to fire a gun at a 50-year-old man after an argument in a... Read »

Jul 31, 2014
Gunfire Erupts During Armed Robbery, Newark Cop Shot

Gunfire Erupts During Armed Robbery, Newark Cop Shot

A Newark police officer was shot in the leg during a dramatic confrontation with an armed robber inside... Watch »

Jul 31, 2014
Teen Arrested in Deadly Shooting of Girl on Queens Bus

Teen Arrested in Deadly Shooting of Girl on Queens Bus

Police say they've arrested a second person in the deadly shooting of a 14-year-old girl on a Queens bus last year. Read »

Jul 31, 2014
Ex-Security Guard, 4 Others Charged in Caesars Robbery

Ex-Security Guard, 4 Others Charged in Caesars Robbery

A pair of masked robbers stole over $180,000 from an Atlantic City casino Monday morning, according... Watch »

Jul 31, 2014
Pit Bull Survives Plunge off Highway From Moving Car

Pit Bull Survives Plunge off Highway From Moving Car

A pit bull is convalescing in a Brooklyn animal hospital after possibly being thrown from a moving car on a New York... Watch »

4 hours ago
Mystery of Ship Buried Under World Trade Center Revealed

Mystery of Ship Buried Under World Trade Center Revealed

Remnants of an 18th-century ship found buried in soil 20 feet under the World Trade Center site four years ago have... Watch »

Jul 31, 2014
Driver Killed in NY Bridge Plunge, Racing Eyed: Cops

Driver Killed in NY Bridge Plunge, Racing Eyed: Cops

Police are investigating whether a driver who was killed when his car plunged off a Westchester bridge... Watch »

Jul 30, 2014
Teen Who Slipped Into WTC Pleads to Misdemeanor

Teen Who Slipped Into WTC Pleads to Misdemeanor

A New Jersey teenager who slipped undetected into the World Trade Center and made his way to the top of the... Watch »

Jul 31, 2014

"Tip Bombers" Surprise Subway Artists With Cash, Cheers

A group of do-gooders has started surprising city subway performers with big tips and cheers, swarming... Watch »

Jul 31, 2014
Report Ranks Best and Worst NYC Subway Lines

Report Ranks Best and Worst NYC Subway Lines

The No. 2 train is the worst subway line in the city when it comes to service regularity and delays related... Watch »

Jul 30, 2014
Cop Shot in Gun Battle With Abuse Suspect Leaves Hospital

Cop Shot in Gun Battle With Abuse Suspect Leaves Hospital

The NYPD detective who went into a Greenwich Village smoke shop on a tip that an accused child molester on the... Watch »

Jul 30, 2014
Food Trucks Feed Kids During Summer Break

Food Trucks Feed Kids During Summer Break

The New York City Department of Education has rolled out special food trucks to feed students on summer Watch »

Jul 31, 2014
Plane Evacuated at LaGuardia for Smoke in Cockpit

Plane Evacuated at LaGuardia for Smoke in Cockpit

A plane was evacuated at LaGuardia Airport Wednesday afternoon shortly after landing when the pilot reported... Read »

Jul 31, 2014
Woman Taking Photo Plunges to Death From Catskills Cliff

Woman Taking Photo Plunges to Death From Catskills Cliff

Authorities say a 23-year-old woman trying to take a picture by the edge of a cliff in the Catskill Mountains... Read »

Jul 31, 2014
2 Homes Destroyed, 13 Hurt in Large Bronx Fire

2 Homes Destroyed, 13 Hurt in Large Bronx Fire

Thirteen people, including 11 firefighters, were hurt in a large fire at a Bronx home that displaced four... Read »

Jul 31, 2014
Astorino Hammers Cuomo on Handling of Moreland Commission

Astorino Hammers Cuomo on Handling of Moreland Commission

Gov. Cuomo's handling of the Moreland Commision is becoming an election-year thorn in his Watch »

Jul 31, 2014
Mets Rough Up Phillies 11-6

Mets Rough Up Phillies 11-6

The Mets stomped Philadelphia 11-2 on Wednesday afternoon in what was a two-run game going into the bottom of... Read »

Jul 31, 2014
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