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90-Year-Old Man Robbed in Supermarket Lot: Cops

90-Year-Old Man Robbed in Supermarket Lot: Cops

Police are looking for the robber they say grabbed a 90-year-old man by the neck outside a Queens grocery... Read »

Jul 22, 2014
4 EMS Workers Suspended Without Pay in Chokehold Arrest

4 EMS Workers Suspended Without Pay in Chokehold Arrest

Four EMS workers who responded to the arrest of a man who later died in police custody have been suspended... Watch »

Jul 23, 2014
Central Park Vandals Break Window, Topple Trash Cans: Cops

Central Park Vandals Break Window, Topple Trash Cans: Cops

Police say several structures in Central Park were damaged by vandals over the weekend. Read »

Jul 22, 2014
Security Guard Accused of Murdering Colleague at Work

Security Guard Accused of Murdering Colleague at Work

Police say a private security guard in Mount Vernon is accused of fatally shooting a colleague. Read »

Jul 22, 2014
Eggs Thrown at People Standing Outside Mosque: Cops

Eggs Thrown at People Standing Outside Mosque: Cops

Two men in a car with Florida license plates threw eggs at a Brooklyn mosque as they drove by Friday... Watch »

Jul 22, 2014
ATM Stolen From NYC Store, Dumped Off Bridge: Police

ATM Stolen From NYC Store, Dumped Off Bridge: Police

A thief broke into a Staten Island convenience store overnight and hauled out an ATM, taking out $1,300... Watch »

Jul 22, 2014
Cop Accidentally Shoots Himself When Dog Attacks

Cop Accidentally Shoots Himself When Dog Attacks

Authorities say a northern New Jersey police officer accidentally shot himself when a dog apparently attacked him. Read »

Jul 22, 2014
Teen Charged in Shooting That Killed 1, Injured 2: NYPD

Teen Charged in Shooting That Killed 1, Injured 2: NYPD

A Bronx 18-year-old has been charged in a shooting in East Harlem last week that left one person dead and... Read »

Jul 22, 2014
Homeless Man Arrested in Killing of Man Outside L.I. Church

Homeless Man Arrested in Killing of Man Outside L.I. Church

A 30-year-old homeless man has been arrested on a murder charge in connection with the death of a man found... Read »

Jul 21, 2014
Hoffman Didn't Want Children to Be

Hoffman Didn't Want Children to Be "Trust Fund" Kids

Philip Seymour Hoffman had amassed quite the estate after 25 years in the business and when he died tragically... Read »

Jul 22, 2014
Protesters Greet Chris Christie in Connecticut

Protesters Greet Chris Christie in Connecticut

After receiving a warm welcome in Iowa last week, Gov. Christie was met by angry protests Monday evening during... Read »

Jul 22, 2014
Robbers Steal Over $180K From Caesars Casino

Robbers Steal Over $180K From Caesars Casino

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

Jul 23, 2014
Child in Stroller Falls Onto Subway Tracks: Officials

Child in Stroller Falls Onto Subway Tracks: Officials

A young child strapped in a stroller fell onto the subway tracks at a station in Queens when the mother moved... Read »

Jul 22, 2014
NYC Man's Body Found in Long Island Harbor

NYC Man's Body Found in Long Island Harbor

A Long Island medical examiner is determining what caused the death of a novice kiteboarder from Brooklyn. Read »

Jul 21, 2014
Man Arrested in Cop Tooth-Knockout Assault: NYPD

Man Arrested in Cop Tooth-Knockout Assault: NYPD

A 26-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the weekend assault that sent an NYPD officer to the hospital... Read »

Jul 21, 2014
Town Mourns Cop Killed in Crash as Driver Pleads Not Guilty

Town Mourns Cop Killed in Crash as Driver Pleads Not Guilty

A Bergen County town came together Monday to mourn a police officer killed in a crash last week as... Watch »

Jul 21, 2014
NYC Wedding Venue Owner Who Stiffed Couples Gets Prison

NYC Wedding Venue Owner Who Stiffed Couples Gets Prison

The owner of a popular Brooklyn restaurant that closed abruptly and left dozens of couples without a wedding... Watch »

Jul 22, 2014
Dad Spanking Boy Over Curse Not Excessive Force: Court

Dad Spanking Boy Over Curse Not Excessive Force: Court

A state appeals court has ruled that a Long Island father used reasonable force when he spanked his 8-year-old... Read »

Jul 21, 2014

PHOTOS: Mysterious White Flags Atop Brooklyn Bridge

Someone has mysteriously replaced two American flags on the Brooklyn Bridge with white flags.
They... View »

Jul 22, 2014
Popular Jersey Shore Carousel Up for Auction

Popular Jersey Shore Carousel Up for Auction

The 82-year-old carousel on the Seaside Heights boardwalk survived Sandy and a devastating fire, but it may... Read »

Jul 22, 2014
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