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NBC Peacock Lights Up NYC Skyline for 1st Time

NBC Peacock Lights Up NYC Skyline for 1st Time

One of the city's most popular skyscrapers, 30 Rockefeller Plaza, lit up Wednesday evening with a new corporate... Watch »

Jul 1, 2015
Woman Killed by Falling Tree While Walking to Car

Woman Killed by Falling Tree While Walking to Car

A 21-year-old community college student and a beloved sister to two siblings died at a hospital where she was a... Watch »

Jul 1, 2015
Man Stabbed 4 Times in Bronx Attack: NYPD

Man Stabbed 4 Times in Bronx Attack: NYPD

Police are looking for a man who stabbed a 22-year-old man four times in a Bronx attack. Read »

Jul 2, 2015
Supermarket Chain Apologizes to New Yorkers

Supermarket Chain Apologizes to New Yorkers

Whole Foods is apologizing to its customers after an investigation by the Department of Consumer Affairs revealed... Read »

Jul 2, 2015
Suspects Pry ATM Off Ground at BK Checkers: NYPD

Suspects Pry ATM Off Ground at BK Checkers: NYPD

Two men stole an ATM from a Brooklyn Checkers by prying it off the floor and wheeling it away on a hand truck... Watch »

Jul 2, 2015
Man Touched Woman as She Walked Up to Her Apartment: NYPD

Man Touched Woman as She Walked Up to Her Apartment: NYPD

A man is wanted for following a woman into her Upper West Side apartment building and grabbing her buttocks and... Read »

Jul 2, 2015
TSA Agents Notice Cat Inside Bag During X-Ray Scan

TSA Agents Notice Cat Inside Bag During X-Ray Scan

Transportation Security Administration officers made a furry find at Los Angeles International Airport Wednesday... Read »

Jul 2, 2015
June Marks First Month in 150 Years With No Fire Deaths in NYC

June Marks First Month in 150 Years With No Fire Deaths in NYC

New York City fire officials say June was the first month in 150 years that there wasn't a fire-related death in the... Read »

Jul 2, 2015
63-Page Settlement Details Reforms at NYC's Rikers Island

63-Page Settlement Details Reforms at NYC's Rikers Island

Prosecutors on Wednesday filed a detailed, 63-page list of reforms New York City jail officials have agreed to... Read »

Jul 2, 2015
3 Children Injured After Murder Victim Crashes at LI School

3 Children Injured After Murder Victim Crashes at LI School

A Long Island man was fatally shot while driving in Hempstead before he crashed through a school yard fence... Read »

Jul 2, 2015
Fact Check: When Chris Christie Tells It Like It Isn't

Fact Check: When Chris Christie Tells It Like It Isn't

Chris Christie certainly tells it like he sees it. That's not to say he always tells it like it is, according to an... Read »

Jul 1, 2015
Stuck Bridge to Delay Metro-North Trains Through Thursday Morning

Stuck Bridge to Delay Metro-North Trains Through Thursday Morning

Mechanical problems with a 111-year-old bridge in Stratford, Connecticut, will likely delay Metro-North traffic... Read »

Jul 1, 2015
Woman Pinned Under Car After Vehicles Collide, 5 Others Hurt: FDNY

Woman Pinned Under Car After Vehicles Collide, 5 Others Hurt: FDNY

A two-car accident in Brooklyn sent at least one of the vehicles careening into pedestrians Wednesday, fatally... Watch »

Jul 2, 2015
New Warden, Security Measures After NY Prison Escape

New Warden, Security Measures After NY Prison Escape

A new superintendent has been named to run the maximum-security prison in New York where two killers escaped. Read »

Jul 2, 2015
F, G Trains Resume in Brooklyn After Manhole Fires: MTA

F, G Trains Resume in Brooklyn After Manhole Fires: MTA

Subway service on the F and G lines has resumed in a part of Brooklyn after several manhole fires on Bergen Street... Read »

Jul 1, 2015
Man Who Shot Garner Chokehold Video Arrested

Man Who Shot Garner Chokehold Video Arrested

The man who recorded video of the fatal police chokehold of Eric Garner in New York City has been charged with drug... Read »

Jul 2, 2015
NJ Health Officials Warn of Tick-Borne Diseases

NJ Health Officials Warn of Tick-Borne Diseases

An explosion in the deer population across the northeast is blamed for much of the spread of ticks that carry Lyme... Watch »

Jul 1, 2015
NY Hospital Launches Anti-Venom Sharing Program

NY Hospital Launches Anti-Venom Sharing Program

A new partnership launched at the Staten Island University Hospital is making anti-venom readily accessible to... Watch »

Jul 1, 2015
NJT, Amtrak Resume After Person Struck on Track

NJT, Amtrak Resume After Person Struck on Track

Some Amtrak trains and NJ Transit trains experienced delays Wednesday evening after a person was struck by an Amtrak... Read »

Jul 1, 2015
NY Financial Planner Gets Prison Term for Scamming Charities

NY Financial Planner Gets Prison Term for Scamming Charities

A Long Island financial planner will spend up to 10 years in prison for embezzling $1.8 million from charities and... Read »

Jul 1, 2015

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