<![CDATA[NBC New York - Local News]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/local http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/4NY_Horizontal.jpg NBC New York http://www.nbcnewyork.com en-us Sat, 29 Aug 2015 23:37:41 -0400 Sat, 29 Aug 2015 23:37:41 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Bystander Shot in Undercover Police Probe Dies]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 18:55:55 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/MT+VERNON+SHOOTING.jpg
A 61-year-old bystander who was shot Friday by an undercover police officer chasing an alleged illegal firearms dealer near New York City has died, authorities said.

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<![CDATA[Woman Seriously Injured After Car Pins Her Against Building]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 22:18:50 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/woman+pinned.jpg
A pedestrian was seriously injured when she was struck by a car and pinned against a building in the Bronx Saturday, authorities said.]]>
<![CDATA[NYPD Seeks Woman Suspect in Bank Robbery]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 22:03:46 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/217*120/82915banked.jpg
New York City police are asking for the public's help in locating a woman wanted in connection with a bank robbery Saturday morning in Brooklyn.]]>
<![CDATA[2 Killed in Newark During City's 24-Hour Peace Event]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 22:42:57 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/174*120/Newark+multiple+shootings.JPG
Two men were fatally shot in separate incidents Saturday in Newark during the city's Fifth Annual #24HrsOfPeace.]]>
<![CDATA[Police Seek Suspect in Hate-Crime Attack in Brooklyn]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 21:59:10 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/82915hate.jpg
A 67-year-old man was attacked and repeatedly punched while walking to his Brooklyn home and New York City police are calling the incident a hate crime.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Arrested for Robbing 13 Manhattan Businesses: NYPD]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 09:57:19 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/mn+burglary+pattern.jpg
A man wanted in connection with at least 13 robberies in Manhattan has been arrested.]]>
<![CDATA[NJ Toddler Leaves Daycare Center Unnoticed, Walks Home]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 19:44:54 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/215*120/82815daycare.jpg
A New Jersey toddler wandered out of his daycare center and walked home without employees noticing, his astonished mother complained Friday.

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<![CDATA[Man Charged with Fondling 10-Year-Old Girl in Mosque]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 17:38:57 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/211*120/GettyImages-141810855.jpg
A 63-year-old Queens man is being criminally charged with sexually fondling a preteen girl in the basement of a mosque, the borough's chief prosecutor said Friday.]]>
<![CDATA[TSA Agent Accused of Bathroom Sex Abuse at LaGuardia]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 15:46:55 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/tsa-generic-464375288.jpg
A Transportation Security Administration screener at LaGuardia Airport has been arrested for allegedly sexually abusing a 22-year-old foreign exchange student when she arrived in Queens this week, Port Authority...

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<![CDATA[Pilot Dies in Crash While Practicing Stunts for NY Air Show]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 08:18:12 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/208*120/82815plane.jpg
State police say a pilot has died after his propeller-driven stunt plane crashed while he was practicing tricks for a weekend air show in New York's Hudson Valley.

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<![CDATA["Second Avenue Sinatra" Found Dead: NYPD]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 22:07:13 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/150829-singer.jpg
A construction worker dubbed the "Second Avenue Sinatra," who has been missing for a month, was found dead Friday, hanging from a tree in Queens, police said.

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<![CDATA[Woman Panhandling with Newborn Arrested ]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 00:02:04 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/panhandle-moms-arrestjpg.jpg
A woman panhandling with a newborn near Grand Central Station was arrested yesterday and charged with endangering the welfare of a child and aggressive panhandling, authorities said.]]>
<![CDATA[Storm Team 4]]> Wed, 11 Feb 2015 13:04:29 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/StormTeam4_1B.jpg
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[Water Main Break Disrupts Service in Hoboken]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 21:38:50 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/222*120/82815flood.jpg
A water main break in Hoboken early Friday evening will likely mean low water pressure for many residents, according to United Water New Jersey.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Arrested in Rape in Which Woman Lost Teeth: NYPD]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 19:08:48 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/prospect+heights+rape.jpg
Police have arrested a 28-year-old man in connection with a rape last week in Brooklyn where an attacker held a 52-year-old woman at gunpoint and knocked her teeth out.]]>
<![CDATA[The Death of Eric Garner]]> Mon, 26 Jan 2015 10:48:57 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/eric+garner+death+inset.jpg
Eric Garner died in police custody July 17. The medical examiner ruled his death a homicide. A special grand jury convened to hear the case declined to indict the NYPD officer seen in amateur video wrapping...

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<![CDATA[Police Shut Down Jerry Seinfeld's Lemonade Stand: Report]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 13:25:18 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/lemonade+seinfeld.jpg
No lemonade for you! That's what the cops had to tell several people who had allegedly illegally parked cars around a roadside lemonade stand set up by comedian Jerry Seinfeld and his family last week in...

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<![CDATA[Foul Smell Reported Across Staten Island]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 14:29:11 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AP56962152212.jpg
Staten Islanders say the borough stinks -- and officials aren't sure why.

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<![CDATA[Shooting at NYC Hookah Lounge Kills 1, Wounds 3]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 19:53:03 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/brooklyn+shooting2.jpg
One man died and four others were injured in a shooting at a Brooklyn restaurant early Friday morning.]]>
<![CDATA[WATCH: Fighter Jets Fly Over Manhattan for NY Air Show]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 11:48:55 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Jets-Fly-Over-NYC.jpg
Four military planes flew over the New York Harbor and by the Manhattan skyline Thursday in honor of the upcoming New York Air Show.

Photo Credit: Port Authority of New York and New Jersey]]>
<![CDATA[Biker Badly Hurt in Hit-and-Run Crash in NJ: Police]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 09:17:51 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/crash-generic.jpg
A cyclist was seriously injured in a hit-and-run crash Thursday night in New Jersey.]]>
<![CDATA[Woman, 79, Walking Dog Hit by Car Police Were Pursuing]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 09:07:46 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/woman+with+dog+struck.jpg
A 79-year-old woman walking her dog was seriously injured when she was struck by a car police were chasing Thursday, authorities said.]]>
<![CDATA[WATCH: Times Square Live Cam]]> Tue, 11 Aug 2015 08:22:14 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Times-Square-Snow0212.jpg
See live video streaming from Times Square.]]>
<![CDATA['My Heart Is Ripped Out': Mom of Girl Killed by SUV Grieves]]> Thu, 27 Aug 2015 23:21:59 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/girl+killed+suv.jpg
The mother of an 8-year-old girl struck and killed by an SUV while crossing the street near her home in Brooklyn says she has been "ripped from my head to my foot" by the death of her baby girl.

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<![CDATA[Man Punched Ex While 2-Month-Old Was Strapped to Her Chest: NYPD]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 01:42:44 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/subway+assault+suspect1.jpg
A man who got into a fight with his ex-girlfriend on the subway punched her in the face while her two-month-old child was strapped to her chest, police said.]]>
<![CDATA[Person of Interest Sought in Fatal Shooting in Gym Parking Lot: NYPD]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 01:29:00 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/bk+parking+lot+homicide.jpg
Police are looking to question a person of interest in the fatal shooting of a 25-year-old man outside a Brooklyn gym last week.]]>
<![CDATA[ISIS Terrorist Allegedly Recruiting NY Plotters Believed Killed ]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 21:07:08 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/abu+hussain.jpg
An overseas ISIS terror leader who allegedly tried to recruit attackers in New York, New Jersey and several other states through use of social media is believed to have been killed in a U.S.

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<![CDATA[Subway Platform Fire Causes Delays on N, Q and R Lines]]> Thu, 27 Aug 2015 19:06:43 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/q+train.jpg
A subway platform fire in Chinatown is causing train delays on the N, Q and R lines.]]>