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First Look at Observation Deck at One World Trade

First Look at Observation Deck at One World Trade

It's a symbol of strength that's now part of the New York City skyline. We're getting our first look at the... Watch »

Oct 30, 2014
I Thought It Was a Prank: Commuter on Headless Body

I Thought It Was a Prank: Commuter on Headless Body

A professor at a Long Island college was beheaded outside an apartment building by her son who then jumped to his... Watch »

Oct 30, 2014
Bear Sightings Put Spook on Halloween Plans

Bear Sightings Put Spook on Halloween Plans

Some New Jersey families are concerned about trick-or-treating on Halloween because of recent bear sightings in... Watch »

Oct 29, 2014
Christie to Sandy Heckler:

Christie to Sandy Heckler: "Sit Down and Shut Up"

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie told a heckler critical of his handling of the Sandy recovery to "sit down... Watch »

Oct 30, 2014
Another NY School Cancels Football Season Due to Hazing

Another NY School Cancels Football Season Due to Hazing

Officials in a rural school district in upstate New York say they've canceled the varsity football team's season... Read »

Oct 29, 2014
Gang Members Busted in Post Office, Bank Scam: DA

Gang Members Busted in Post Office, Bank Scam: DA

More than 30 suspected members of the Bloods gang allegedly tried to rip off post offices and banks across Rockland... Read »

Oct 29, 2014
Former NJ Politico Banned From Public Office

Former NJ Politico Banned From Public Office

A former New Jersey city councilman and his wife have agreed to a lifetime ban of holding public office or... Read »

Oct 30, 2014
FEMA Sandy Aid to NYU Questioned Amid Public Hospital Woes

FEMA Sandy Aid to NYU Questioned Amid Public Hospital Woes

Critics argue the federal government prioritized a private hospital over a public one in distributing Sandy... Watch »

Oct 29, 2014
2 NJ Families Tied Up, Robbed in 1 Week: Police

2 NJ Families Tied Up, Robbed in 1 Week: Police

Two families in a New Jersey township were tied up and robbed during two separate home invasions in less than a... Watch »

Oct 28, 2014
South Street Seaport Gets New Life 2 Years After Sandy

South Street Seaport Gets New Life 2 Years After Sandy

South Street Seaport is undergoing a major transformation since Sandy heavily damaged the neighborhood. Contessa... Watch »

Oct 29, 2014
2 Years Later, Long Island Sandy Survivors Still Trying to Fix Homes

2 Years Later, Long Island Sandy Survivors Still Trying to Fix Homes

Many are still working to repair their homes after Sandy. Greg Cergol reports. Watch »

Oct 29, 2014
Girl, 7, Barred From School Over Ebola Fears: Family

Girl, 7, Barred From School Over Ebola Fears: Family

The father of a Connecticut third-grader filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday alleging his daughter has been unfairly... Read »

Oct 29, 2014
New Country Music Festival to Debut in New York City

New Country Music Festival to Debut in New York City

A new three-day country music festival starring Luke Bryan, Brad Paisley and Dierks Bentley will debut in New... Read »

Oct 29, 2014
WATCH: Reaction to Rocket Explosion on News 4 at 6

WATCH: Reaction to Rocket Explosion on News 4 at 6

Chuck Scarborough and Sibila Vargas were watching along with viewers as the Antares rocket exploded on blast-off... Watch »

Oct 29, 2014
Ebola to Cost NYC

Ebola to Cost NYC "Many Millions": Officials

Ebola is expected to cost New York City "many millions" of dollars, the mayor's office said Tuesday. Read »

Oct 30, 2014
Developer Secures Funds to Build 3 WTC

Developer Secures Funds to Build 3 WTC

Developer Larry Silverstein has secured the funds to build his long-planned 3 World Trade Center. Read »

Oct 29, 2014
Joan Rivers' Family Hires Prominent Law Firm

Joan Rivers' Family Hires Prominent Law Firm

Joan Rivers' family has hired a prominent New York City personal injury and medical malpractice law firm to... Read »

Oct 28, 2014
PHOTO: Raccoon Atop Lamp Post in Queens

PHOTO: Raccoon Atop Lamp Post in Queens

A raccoon has been rescued after climbing to the top of a light post in Queens and clinging there for hours. Read »

Oct 28, 2014
Cement Truck Hits, Kills Pedestrian in Queens: NYPD

Cement Truck Hits, Kills Pedestrian in Queens: NYPD

A man was struck and killed by a cement truck while crossing a busy street in Queens Wedneday afternoon, police... Read »

Oct 29, 2014
Grimm, Recchia Meet in NYC House Race Final Debate

Grimm, Recchia Meet in NYC House Race Final Debate

The candidates in a tight race to represent Staten Island and parts of Brooklyn in the House of Representatives... Read »

Oct 28, 2014

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