<![CDATA[NBC New York - Local News]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/local http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/4NY_Horizontal.jpg NBC New York http://www.nbcnewyork.comen-usSat, 01 Oct 2016 06:51:15 -0400Sat, 01 Oct 2016 06:51:15 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Bystander Rushed to Help Woman Killed in Hoboken Train Crash]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 22:43:02 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/fabiola+bittar+de+kroon+good+samaritan.jpg
The woman killed in the New Jersey Transit train crash into Hoboken Terminal was alive in the initial moments after impact, aided by a man who tried desperately to save her.

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<![CDATA[Woman, 82, Found Dead, Bound in NYC Apartment: Police]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:19:17 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/east+village+elderly+woman+killed.jpg
An elderly mother and her 39-year-old daughter were found tied up inside an East Village apartment Friday evening, one of them dead, law enforcement source say. Police say officers responded to a...

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<![CDATA[Complete Coverage of Deadly Hoboken Train Crash]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 07:59:10 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/NJT+Crash+Overhead+View.jpg
Follow the investigation into the NJ Transit crash in Hoboken that killed a young mother who had just moved to New Jersey and injured more than 100 other people.

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<![CDATA[Homeowners Still Waiting on Build it Back After Sandy]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 19:11:50 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/build+it+back+queens.jpg
It’s been nearly four years since Sandy pushed four feet of floodwaters into Bob and Nancy Huffman’s Brooklyn home, and the couple is still grappling with the city program designed to help homeowners rebuild.]]>
<![CDATA[Woman, 35, Found Dead in Brooklyn Park: NYPD]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 21:47:35 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/police-stock-breaking-119818994.jpg
A 35-year-old woman was found dead inside a Brooklyn park Thursday morning, and police say they're investigating it as a homicide. Jennifer Cohen of Bay Ridge was found with trauma to the head...

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<![CDATA[Wanted NJ Man Linked to Lewdness, Luring Attempt of Girl]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 21:41:55 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/jair+ramirez.jpg
A New Jersey man wanted on charges of terroristic threats and weapons offense is now being sought for questioning after someone exposed himself to a 10-year-old girl and attempted to lure her Friday...]]>
<![CDATA[Family Searches for Missing Bipolar College Student in NYC]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 18:42:58 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/missing+bu+student.jpg
The search for a missing Boston University student has intensified in New York City as relatives comb city streets looking for the bipolar man. Zachery Camhi, 25, has not been taking his...]]>
<![CDATA[Police Kill 2 Robbery Suspects in Newark]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 19:07:53 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/newark+police+involved+shooting.jpg
Police shot and killed two robbery suspects who sideswiped a cop car during a pursuit in Newark Friday.

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<![CDATA[Witness, Officer Who Thwarted Chelsea Bombing Honored]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 19:32:21 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/chelsea+bombing+heroes.jpg
The NYPD bomb squad officers and the woman who reported seeing the pressure cooker were honored Friday. Andrew Siff Reports.]]>
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Stay ahead of the storm with the team you trust]]>
<![CDATA[Crime and Courts]]> Mon, 10 Sep 2012 11:40:24 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/gavel.jpg
Chief Investigative Reporter Jonathan Dienst brings you the latest information and exclusive stories about crime, corruption and counterterrorism.

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<![CDATA[TSA PreCheck Members Can Skip Line at The Meadows Music Fest]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 19:03:13 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/TSA+PreCheck+Fast+Pass_EDIT.jpg
Long waits, winding lines and cumbersome security requirements have long been a staple of airport travel. TSA’s answer was PreCheck, an expedited screening program which allows participants who...

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<![CDATA[Creepy Clowns Reportedly Spotted in NY, NJ: Officials]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 18:53:21 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/clown-generic.jpg
Officials in at least four towns in New York and New Jersey said they've been investigating reports of creepy clowns trying to scare children and others recently.

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<![CDATA[Reggaeton Superstar Wisin Reveals Daughter's Death]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 10:03:59 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/wisin+hija.jpg
The Puerto Rican rapper Wisin revealed that his newborn daughter, Victoria, who was born with Trisomy 13, has died.

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<![CDATA[No 'Red Flags' for Engineer in Hoboken Train Crash: Sources]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 19:51:51 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/thomas+gallagher+operator.jpg
The engineer aboard the NJ Transit train that plowed through walls at the century-old Hoboken Terminal Thursday morning has no infractions, medical episodes or criminal history, sources familiar with situation...

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<![CDATA[Dramatic Images: NJ Transit Train Crashes in Hoboken]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 08:08:00 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/NJ+TRANSIT+STRETCHERS.jpg
A train struck Hoboken terminal on Thursday morning, killing at least one person and injuring 108 people, officials said. Here are photos of the crash and scene.

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<![CDATA[Fake Cops Wanted in Robbery Spree]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 15:03:08 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/CopImpersonationArrest+1.jpg
Police are on the hunt for two men who they say posed as law enforcement officials in a string of taxi driver robberies. A third suspect is already in the case.

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<![CDATA[Parents Killed in Crash on Trip From Disney World]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 16:17:56 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/disney-world-crash.jpg
A Missouri couple who had saved for months to take their two young daughters to Disney world on a vacation were killed Sunday near Orlando, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

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<![CDATA[Interactive Timeline Charts Deadly Train Accidents Since '96]]> Thu, 29 Sep 2016 14:53:26 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/hoboken+mangled.jpg
An NJ Transit train barreled into the busy Hoboken Terminal Thursday, killing one person, injuring more than 100 and causing part of the transportation hub to collapse. It was the system's worst...

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<![CDATA[Christie: 'Incredible' Destruction to Hoboken Terminal]]> Thu, 29 Sep 2016 19:31:59 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/christie+phoner+-+17242508_WNBC_000000013299847.jpg
Gov. Chris Christie speaks to NBC 4 about his immediate impressions of the damage to Hoboken Terminal after a NJ Transit train crashed there, the latest on the investigation and what commuters can expect.]]>
<![CDATA[Posthumous Promotion for Firefighter Killed in House Blast]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 07:42:07 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/fdny+fire+chief+michael+fahy+2.jpg
An FDNY battalion chief who was killed in a house explosion will be posthumously promoted to deputy chief, Mayor de Blasio and Fire Commissioner Daniel A. Nigro announced Thursday.

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<![CDATA[Hoboken Train Crash May Have 'Enormous' Effect on Commuters]]> Thu, 29 Sep 2016 21:11:25 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AP_1603091956026101.jpg
The deadly train crash at Hoboken Terminal that killed at least one person, injured up to 100 more and caused significant structural damage to one of New Jersey's busiest railroad stations could have a...

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<![CDATA['People Were Screaming, Trapped': Passengers Recount Horror]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 06:49:00 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/ACCIDENTE+NUEVA+JERSEY2+prtadas.jpg
Multiple passengers who were on a crowded commuter train that plowed into New Jersey Transit's Hoboken Terminal Thursday morning said the train did not brake before the crash. "We approached the station...

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<![CDATA[Analysts: Positive Train Control Vital to Preventing Crashes]]> Thu, 29 Sep 2016 21:13:25 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/hoboken+thumb.jpg
As investigators explore the cause of the Hoboken Terminal train crash that killed at least one passenger and injured more than 100 others, some industry analysts are pointing to the need for an already approved...

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<![CDATA[Disabled NY Man Loses Life Savings in IRS Scam ]]> Thu, 29 Sep 2016 13:11:30 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/irs+scam+calls.jpg
IRS scam callers targeting New Yorkers have drained the life savings of a legally blind and disabled man from Long Island by convincing him to buy $12,100 in Target gift cards.]]>
<![CDATA[Woman Attacks 75-Year-Old With Shoe on Times Square Subway]]> Thu, 29 Sep 2016 07:30:30 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/woman+shoe+attack+times+square.jpg
Authorities are looking for a woman they say attacked a 75-year-old man with her shoe after an argument on a Manhattan subway last month, leaving him with a head wound.

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<![CDATA[National Coffee Day: Free Cups of Joe, More Deals Near You]]> Thu, 29 Sep 2016 07:38:43 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-5117099262.jpg
September 29 is National Coffee Day and these full-bodied deals across the tri-state will definitely perk you up.

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<![CDATA[Facebook Turns on Hoboken Safety Check ]]> Thu, 29 Sep 2016 14:22:39 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GETTY+IMAGES+THUMBNAIL+1.jpg
Facebook launched a Safety Check after an NJ Transit train crashed into a Hoboken terminal, allowing people to notify friends and family of their safety.

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<![CDATA[Survivor Recounts NJ Transit Train Crash]]> Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:59:12 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/survivor-recounts-crash.jpg
Jamie Weatherhead-Sal, a passenger aboard the NJ Transit train that plowed into Hoboken Terminal, recounts the harrowing experience.]]>
<![CDATA[Helicopter Footage Shows Wreckage at Hoboken Terminal]]> Thu, 29 Sep 2016 14:21:00 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Hoboken_1200x675_775599683639.jpg
Helicopter footage from over the scene of a train crash at Hoboken Terminal.]]>