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Kidnapping Convict Charged in Recorded Attack on Mom, Kids

Kidnapping Convict Charged in Recorded Attack on Mom, Kids

A man convicted of kidnapping and robbery in the 1990s was arrested for allegedly posing as a livery cab driver and... Watch »

Aug 30, 2014
Dog Starts Fire

Dog Starts Fire

Police say a New Jersey family's dog turned on the stove, which caught the laptop resting on the burner on fire and... Read »

Aug 30, 2014
I-Team: Father Faults Judge for Son's Heroin Overdose

I-Team: Father Faults Judge for Son's Heroin Overdose

A Long Island father blames the judicial system for his son's fatal heroin overdose, claiming a program that allowed... Watch »

Aug 29, 2014
NJ, NY Counties Among Most Prone to Natural Disasters: Report

NJ, NY Counties Among Most Prone to Natural Disasters: Report

New Jersey and New York are home to six of the 10 U.S. counties most prone to natural disasters, according to... Watch »

Sep 1, 2014
Community Service Eyed for Brooklyn Bridge Stunt

Community Service Eyed for Brooklyn Bridge Stunt

A judge is suggesting a Russian tourist who climbed the Brooklyn Bridge be sentenced to community service —... Watch »

Aug 29, 2014
Man Wanted in Brooklyn Gropings: NYPD

Man Wanted in Brooklyn Gropings: NYPD

Police are searching for a man accused of groping two women in separate incidents in the Bensonhurst section... Watch »

Aug 29, 2014

"Potentially Suspicious" Person in Area of Obama Visit: Official

Police in Westchester and Secret Service were investigating a report of a "potentially suspicious person... Read »

Aug 30, 2014
Law Firm Defending Christie Bills Another $784,000

Law Firm Defending Christie Bills Another $784,000

The law firm hired to defend Gov. Chris Christie's administration in the George Washington Bridge... Read »

Aug 30, 2014
Glitch Takes Down CUNY Online Registration System

Glitch Takes Down CUNY Online Registration System

Thousands of CUNY students are experiencing a bumpy return to school because of a glitch that's preventing them from... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
Video Shows Suspect Fleeing Deadly Stabbing: NYPD

Video Shows Suspect Fleeing Deadly Stabbing: NYPD

Police are asking for help locating a man suspected of stabbing and killing a man inside a Queens apartment building... Watch »

Aug 29, 2014
Horse Roaming on NJ Highway Hit by Car, Shot by Trooper

Horse Roaming on NJ Highway Hit by Car, Shot by Trooper

One of two horses that escaped a northern New Jersey property and was spotted on a busy highway had to be put... Read »

Aug 30, 2014
FDNY Academy Takes Steps to Curb MRSA Outbreak

FDNY Academy Takes Steps to Curb MRSA Outbreak

The FDNY is taking steps to prevent infection after more than a dozen probationary firefighters were diagnosed with... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
NJ Student Found Dead in Forest Week After Hike Buried

NJ Student Found Dead in Forest Week After Hike Buried

Mourners have buried a religious school student from New Jersey who disappeared while hiking on the outskirts... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
Oheka Castle Owner Stepson Questioned in Shooting: Sources

Oheka Castle Owner Stepson Questioned in Shooting: Sources

Police have questioned the stepson of the Long Island mansion owner who was shot in the face earlier this year about... Watch »

Aug 29, 2014
Suffolk County Police Increase Water Patrols for Holiday Weekend

Suffolk County Police Increase Water Patrols for Holiday Weekend

Authorities in Suffolk County are cracking down on drunken boating over the holiday weekend. Sheldon Dutes reports. Watch »

Sep 1, 2014
Construction Halted on Atlantic Yards Complex

Construction Halted on Atlantic Yards Complex

A contractor has halted construction on the Atlantic Yards complex, the New York Times reports. Read »

Aug 29, 2014
NYPD Monitoring Britain Terror Precautions

NYPD Monitoring Britain Terror Precautions

Police Commissioner Bill Bratton says New York City is closely following developments overseas after Britain raised... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
No Jail Time for Man in Hoffman Death Probe

No Jail Time for Man in Hoffman Death Probe

A friend of Philip Seymour Hoffman who was arrested after the actor's overdose death pleaded guilty on Thursday to a... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
3 Sought in Armed Robbery at Queens Laundromat

3 Sought in Armed Robbery at Queens Laundromat

Police are searching for three suspects in an armed robbery at a Queens car wash. Watch »

Aug 29, 2014
Man Sexually Abuses Woman in Apartment Building: NYPD

Man Sexually Abuses Woman in Apartment Building: NYPD

Police are searching for a sexual abuse suspect who allegedly abused a woman in her apartment building in... Watch »

Aug 28, 2014
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