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1,803 Workers Paid More Than Cuomo: Report

1,803 Workers Paid More Than Cuomo: Report

The Empire Center for Public Policy reports 1,803 local government employees outside of New York City have been paid... Read »

Jul 25, 2014
17 Siblings Share $20 Million New Jersey Jackpot

17 Siblings Share $20 Million New Jersey Jackpot

Seventeen brothers and sisters from New Jersey who pooled money for a decade to buy lottery tickets got the ultimate... Watch »

Jul 25, 2014
School Bus Drivers, Executive Arrested in Child Porn Sting

School Bus Drivers, Executive Arrested in Child Porn Sting

Authorities charged more than a dozen New Jersey men, including two school bus drivers, in a sweeping... Read »

Jul 24, 2014
No Bail for Woman Accused in Dismembered Mom Case

No Bail for Woman Accused in Dismembered Mom Case

A 42-year-old Brooklyn woman has been charged in the killing of a missing mother of four whose partially dismembered... Watch »

Jul 24, 2014
City Council Approves Avonte's Law

City Council Approves Avonte's Law

The City Council has approved a bill requiring audible alarms on doors in schools with special needs programs. Watch »

Jul 25, 2014
Lawyers Working to Resolve LaBeouf's

Lawyers Working to Resolve LaBeouf's "Cabaret" Arrest

Lawyers say they are trying to resolve Shia LaBeouf's disorderly conduct case stemming from an outburst at... Read »

Jul 24, 2014
Ray Rice Suspended 2 NFL Games Over Arrest

Ray Rice Suspended 2 NFL Games Over Arrest

Former Rutgers star and current Baltimore Ravens runningback Ray Rice received a two-game suspension from the NFL on... Read »

Jul 24, 2014
Woman Held Captive at NJ Auto Repair Shop: Police

Woman Held Captive at NJ Auto Repair Shop: Police

A woman who stopped by a New Jersey auto shop to see about a car repair was allegedly held against her will... Read »

Jul 24, 2014

PHOTOS: Health and Fitness Expo Saturday July 19th

NBC New York fans pose for the camera during the Health and Fitness Expo on Saturday, July 19, at the... View »

Jul 25, 2014
Mom of 4 Stabbed, Decapitated After Fight With Neighbor: DA

Mom of 4 Stabbed, Decapitated After Fight With Neighbor: DA

A Brooklyn woman repeatedly stabbed a neighbor following a dispute over unpaid rent and then dismembered her... Read »

Jul 25, 2014
Straphangers Bracing for 5-Week Shutdown on G Line

Straphangers Bracing for 5-Week Shutdown on G Line

Straphangers in Brooklyn and Queens are bracing for rush-hour headaches as the MTA prepares to shut down the portion... Watch »

Jul 25, 2014
Mets Torched by Garza, Brewers 1-9

Mets Torched by Garza, Brewers 1-9

Matt Garza allowed two hits over eight innings to rebound from a horrendous outing and Ryan Braun hit one of... Read »

Jul 24, 2014
McCarthy, Yankees Top Rangers 4-2

McCarthy, Yankees Top Rangers 4-2

Brandon McCarthy and Chase Headley are quickly putting their stamp on a playoff surge for the Yankees. Read »

Jul 25, 2014
Outraged Staten Island Residents Demand Cash for Sandy Repairs

Outraged Staten Island Residents Demand Cash for Sandy Repairs

Nearly two years after Hurricane Sandy, outraged residents and business owners on Staten Island are demanding... Watch »

Jul 24, 2014
4 Young Adults Sought in Bridge Flags Probe: Officials

4 Young Adults Sought in Bridge Flags Probe: Officials

The four people captured on video entering Brooklyn Bridge around the time two bleached-white American flags... Watch »

Jul 24, 2014
Kitten Tossed From Moving Car: Officials

Kitten Tossed From Moving Car: Officials

Authorities are looking for the person who a witness says tossed a 4-week-old kitten out of a moving car on... Watch »

Jul 24, 2014
Fire Rips Through Long Island Businesses

Fire Rips Through Long Island Businesses

Arson squads are investigating after five businesses were destroyed when a raging fire ripped through a row... Watch »

Jul 25, 2014
Funeral Held for Man Who Died in NYPD Custody

Funeral Held for Man Who Died in NYPD Custody

Hundreds of friends, family members and advocates gathered in Brooklyn to mourn 43-year-old Eric Garner, the man who... Watch »

Jul 24, 2014
Pizzeria Accused of Ripping Off Garden State Pkwy Logo

Pizzeria Accused of Ripping Off Garden State Pkwy Logo

The New Jersey Turnpike Authority wants a Florida pizza shop to pay a big toll for using a logo similar to... Read »

Jul 24, 2014
NJ Man Posed as Teen to Get Child Porn: Prosecutors

NJ Man Posed as Teen to Get Child Porn: Prosecutors

Federal prosecutors say a northern New Jersey man allegedly posed as a teenage boy online to ask underage girls... Read »

Jul 24, 2014
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