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Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 06:33 PM EDT

Trucker Owes $13,600 in Unpaid Tolls and Fines: Police

Trucker Owes $13,600 in Unpaid Tolls and Fines: Police

A trucker stopped for evading a toll on a bridge connecting New Jersey to Staten Island owes more than $13,600 in unpaid tolls and fines, Port Authority police said Thursday.

Friday, May 27, 2016 at 12:06 AM EDT

Man Kills 2 Children, Self in NY Home: Police, Neighbors

Man Kills 2 Children, Self in NY Home: Police, Neighbors

Police and neighbors say a man shot and killed his two young children before turning the gun on himself in their Orange County home.  The man's wife returned home in Wallkill just before 5:30 p.m.

Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 07:35 PM EDT

Dog Owner Says Park Slope Dog Store Killed Her Pup

Dog Owner Says Park Slope Dog Store Killed Her Pup

A Brooklyn dog owner is pushing for a pet grooming store to be closed after she says her dog suffered a fatal injury during a routine visit at the Park Slope store.

Friday, May 27, 2016 at 07:20 AM EDT

Woman Dies After Men Knock on Door and Stab Her: NYPD

Woman Dies After Men Knock on Door and Stab Her: NYPD

A woman died after she was stabbed by two men who knocked on the door of her apartment, police said.

Friday, May 27, 2016 at 03:23 AM EDT

2 Men Follow, Beat Woman in Violent Attempted Rape: NYPD

2 Men Follow, Beat Woman in Violent Attempted Rape: NYPD

Two men followed and tried to rape a woman in Brooklyn, then beat her when she fought back, police say.

Friday, May 27, 2016 at 05:04 AM EDT

Power Returns After NY Fire Leaves Thousands in the Dark

Power Returns After NY Fire Leaves Thousands in the Dark

Thousands of people had their power restored early Friday morning after a fire at a substation north of New York City left them in the dark for hours.

Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 08:08 PM EDT

Police Identify Drowning Victim as Queens Student

Police Identify Drowning Victim as Queens Student

A teenage swimmer who died after being pulled from the rough surf at Rockaway Beach was identified Thursday as a Queens high school student.

Friday, May 27, 2016 at 05:39 AM EDT

Serial Burglar in NJ Neighborhood Foiled by Dog

Serial Burglar in NJ Neighborhood Foiled by Dog

An alert family dog stopped a burglar in his tracks when he tried to clear out the New Jersey homeowners' car parked in the driveway.

Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 07:40 PM EDT

2 Arrested in Box-Cutter Slashing of Exchange Student: NYPD

2 Arrested in Box-Cutter Slashing of Exchange Student: NYPD

Police have arrested a suspect in connection with the box-cutter slashing of a Chinese exchange student as she walked to school six months ago in Queens, authorities said Thursday.

Friday, May 27, 2016 at 08:42 AM EDT

Missing Hiker Found Dead Last Year Kept Journal of Ordeal

Missing Hiker Found Dead Last Year Kept Journal of Ordeal

An Appalachian Trail hiker whose remains were discovered last year survived at least 26 days after getting lost, kept a journal of her ordeal and ultimately resigned herself to the idea she was going to die and...

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