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Arrest Made in Staten Island Stabbing Death: Police

Arrest Made in Staten Island Stabbing Death: Police

A 26-year-old Staten Island man was charged Sunday with second-degree murder in the stabbing death of a man in Port... Read »

Dec 22, 2014
NYPD Ambush Killer: “Watch What I’m Going to Do

NYPD Ambush Killer: “Watch What I’m Going to Do"

Moments before he fatally shot two police offices at point-blank range, Ismaaiyl Brinsley told a couple of passersb... Read »

Dec 22, 2014
Long Island Man Attacked Baby During Robbery: Police

Long Island Man Attacked Baby During Robbery: Police

A suburban New York man is being held on $500,000 bail after police say he injured a baby during a robbery. Read »

Dec 19, 2014
Black Market Kidney Broker Is Released From Prison

Black Market Kidney Broker Is Released From Prison

A man who prosecutors said styled himself as "the Robin Hood of kidneys" is out of prison after being the... Read »

Dec 19, 2014
Rockland Lawmaker Receives ISIS-Style Threat

Rockland Lawmaker Receives ISIS-Style Threat

A Rockland County sheriff says he has contacted federal authorities to investigate a threatening photo of a beheadi... Read »

Dec 19, 2014
NYC First Lady Appoints New Chief of Staff

NYC First Lady Appoints New Chief of Staff

New York City's first lady is appointing a new chief of staff after her prior top aide took a leave. Read »

Dec 19, 2014
NYC Pain Doctor Gets Prison in Prescription Overdoses

NYC Pain Doctor Gets Prison in Prescription Overdoses

A pain doctor convicted of manslaughter in two patients' overdose deaths has been sentenced to more than a decade in... Read »

Dec 19, 2014
2 NYPD Officers Killed in

2 NYPD Officers Killed in "Assassination": Bratton

A gunman who apparently revealed his intent to "take 2 of theirs" on a social media site, ambushed and... Watch »

Dec 21, 2014
State Announces Long Island's New Area Code

State Announces Long Island's New Area Code

Long Island's new area code will be 934, the state Public Service Commission announced Friday. Read »

Dec 19, 2014
NYPD Takes Official Step to Accept Municipal ID Card

NYPD Takes Official Step to Accept Municipal ID Card

The NYPD has updated its patrol guide to officially recognize the city's upcoming municipal ID card. Read »

Dec 19, 2014
Santa, FDNY Visit Children at Hospital in Queens

Santa, FDNY Visit Children at Hospital in Queens

Santa Claus paid an early visit to children at Saint Mary's Hospital in Bayside, Queens Friday, arriving not down a... Watch »

Dec 19, 2014
Third Person Arrested in Brooklyn Bridge Attack on Cops

Third Person Arrested in Brooklyn Bridge Attack on Cops

A third suspect has been arrested in connection with an attack on two officers during a protest over the death of... Watch »

Dec 20, 2014
Long Branch Students Hoping to Send Science Experiment to Space

Long Branch Students Hoping to Send Science Experiment to Space

The students were unable to deliver their experiment to space back in October because of a rocket explosion. Their... Watch »

Dec 19, 2014
Woman Arrested in Brooklyn Bridge Attack on Cops

Woman Arrested in Brooklyn Bridge Attack on Cops

Another suspect has been arrested in connection with an attack on two officers during a protest over the death of... Watch »

Dec 20, 2014
Jury Awards Man $100,000 in NYPD Excessive Force Case

Jury Awards Man $100,000 in NYPD Excessive Force Case

A federal jury has awarded $100,000 to a dishwasher who had his finger broken during a Brooklyn police struggle... Read »

Dec 19, 2014
Newark Liberty Airport Ranked Worst For Delays, Cancellations

Newark Liberty Airport Ranked Worst For Delays, Cancellations

According to SmartAsset, a financial blog, Newark Airport was the worst airport to connect through during the holid... Watch »

Dec 19, 2014
McCray Releases New Video Touting Accomplishments

McCray Releases New Video Touting Accomplishments

New York City's first lady Chirlane McCray released a falshy new video touting her accomplishments since her husband... Watch »

Dec 19, 2014
Queens Fire Forces 24 Families Out of Homes

Queens Fire Forces 24 Families Out of Homes

A massive wind-whipped fire ripped through a Queens apartment building Thursday evening, causing subway delays on... Read »

Dec 19, 2014
NBC’s “Smash” Returning... For One-Night-Only

NBC’s “Smash” Returning... For One-Night-Only

"Smash" producers will bring "Bombshell" to the stage. Read »

Dec 19, 2014
“School of Rock” Musical Heading to Broadway

“School of Rock” Musical Heading to Broadway

Andrew Lloyd Webber will write new music for a stage adaptation of the 2003 film. Read »

Dec 19, 2014

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