<![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-usFri, 21 Oct 2016 07:57:30 -0400Fri, 21 Oct 2016 07:57:30 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Heavy Rain, Thunderstorms Expected Ahead of Cold Front]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 07:48:30 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/storms+nyc.jpg
After several days of unseasonably high and even record-setting temperatures, an approaching cold front is making for an unsettled end to the work week.

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<![CDATA[Death of 6-Year-Old NYC Boy Ruled Homicide]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 18:07:14 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/perkins2.jpg
The city medical examiner has determined that Zymere Perkins, the 6-year-old New York City boy who died last month last week after allegedly being abused by his mother's boyfriend, died from fatal...

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<![CDATA[Woman Fights off Attempted Rapist in the Bronx: NYPD]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 07:17:47 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/ATTEMPTED+RAPIST+BRONX.jpg
Police are searching for a man seen on newly released surveillance video who they say put a woman in a chokehold and tried to rape her before she fought him off.]]>
<![CDATA[2 UConn Football Players Suspended After Arrests]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 04:54:18 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Nazir+Williams+and+Felton+Blackwell+mug+shots.jpg
Two 19-year-old UConn football players have been suspended from the team after police who stopped the car they were in Wednesday night and found marijuana, a BB gun and an open container of vodka in the...

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<![CDATA[5th Body Turns Up in Small NY Town in 5 Weeks; No Arrests]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 22:31:27 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/brentwood+body+found+9+21.jpg
Authorities have recovered another set of remains in a small Long Island town plagued by gang violence that has now seen five bodies turn up in a little more than a month.]]>
<![CDATA[2 Brothers Arrested in 2014 Death of Brooklyn Developer]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 02:47:50 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/brooklyn+kidnapping+rutledge+street+max+stark+victim+inset.jpg
Two men have been arrested in connection with the abduction and killing of a Brooklyn real estate developer more than two years ago.]]>
<![CDATA[Woman Says She Was Raped by Fake Lyft Driver in Manhattan]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 07:19:48 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/fake+lyft+rider+rapes.jpg
A woman says she was raped in Manhattan by a man masquerading as a Lyft driver.]]>
<![CDATA[Top Nassau Politician, His Wife Indicted on Federal Charges]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 22:26:19 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/mangano+fbi+charge.jpg
Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano, his wife and Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto have been indicted on corruption-related counts for allegedly accepting bribes and kickbacks from local businessmen...

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<![CDATA[Candidate in Harlem 'Kool Aid' Fracas Faces New Allegations]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 18:59:41 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/jon+girodes.jpg
A New York State Senate candidate who sparked a firestorm after telling the I-Team he was planning to hand out "Kool Aid, KFC and watermelons" at a campaign event in Harlem faces new accusations over an alleged...

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<![CDATA[Cops Describe 'Wild Ride' Helping Pregnant Woman on Boat]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 19:10:10 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/woman-in-labor1018.jpg
Detective Mel Maurice's Wednesday afternoon played out like a scene out of "Hawaii Five-0"]]>
<![CDATA[Bronx Boy, 1, Reported Missing: NYPD]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 15:38:55 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/bronx+missing+toddler+jasmin+cintron.jpg
Police in New York City are asking for help locating a missing 1-year-old boy.The child, Jasmin Cintron, was last seen Tuesday with his mother, 23-year-old Suntaya Cintron, at the boy's home in the...

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<![CDATA[Citi Bike Expansion in Brooklyn Pits Driver Against Cyclist]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 23:53:59 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/AP_13072116354.jpg
As Citi Bike expands in Brooklyn, more coveted parking spots could be disappearing in exchange for the docking stations, and residents are in conflict over their value. For many in the...

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<![CDATA[Storm Team 4]]> Fri, 26 Aug 2016 13:55:37 -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[Cuomo’s Top Port Authority Appointee on Stand in GWB Trial]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 18:51:33 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000013549760_1200x675_790283843723.jpg
Governor Cuomo’s top appointee to the Port Authority Board took the stand in the so-called Bridgegate trial. He hinted that Governors Cuomo and Christie could have been talking about the lane closures much...]]>
<![CDATA[Driver Writes Thank-You Note to NJ Trooper Who Ticketed Him]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 19:26:17 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/njsp+trooper.PNG
A New Jersey State trooper received a surprising letter from a driver he'd pulled over to ticket last week. New Jersey State Police posted on its Facebook page Thursday a praise-filled note from Dave Coskey...

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<![CDATA[Retirement? What Retirement?]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 19:40:04 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/gen+x+retirement+study.jpg
A new AARP report says most baby boomers and Gen-X'ers are unprepared and many are unable to even save. Roseanne Colletti reports.]]>
<![CDATA[Police Investigate Flashings on NJ College Campus]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 07:07:06 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/OFFICIAL+MSU+LEAD.jpg
A man exposed himself on campus at Montclair State University and minutes later students spotted a man performing another lewd act nearby, police said Thursday.

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<![CDATA[New Accuser Says Trump Groped Her at 1998 US Open]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 14:10:27 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/trump-accuser_720.jpg
A New York yoga instructor came forward Thursday as Donald Trump's 10th accuser of sexual misconduct and said the Republican presidential nominee groped her in 1998, leaving her feeling "intimidated" and...]]>
<![CDATA[AG Won't Probe Deadly NYPD Shooting of Mentally Ill Woman]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 23:57:37 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/deborah+danner.jpg
New York's attorney general will not investigate this week's deadly NYPD shooting of a mentally ill Bronx woman, saying a review of the evidence indicated the case falls outside the jurisdiction of his office.

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<![CDATA[Drought Warning Imminent for Parts of New Jersey]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 18:34:56 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/new+jersey+drought+concerns.jpg
Almost half of the state is under a drought watch, and the first drought warning in 15 years could be next. Pat Battle reports.]]>
<![CDATA[Complaint Reveals Chilling Details in Brutal NYC Sex Attack]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 07:20:20 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/BKRapeSuspect.jpg
Two karate instructors said they stopped a man who was trying to rape a woman in Brooklyn early on Tuesday, then chased down the fleeing attacker.

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<![CDATA[3 MRSA Cases Confirmed at Connecticut High School ]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 15:10:49 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-71205638+%281%29.jpg
Some students at a Fairfield high school have contracted MRSA, an infection caused by a staph bacteria that’s resistant to many antibiotics used to treat ordinary staph infections.

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<![CDATA[Singer to Be Reunited With Camera Card Found on NYC Street]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 06:55:21 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/lost+sim+card.jpg
A German choir singer will be reunited with a camera memory card filled with priceless photos, a week after a New Jersey woman contacted NBC 4 New York after finding the chip on a street near World Trade Center....]]>
<![CDATA[I-Team: Delays in Build it Back Program]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:03:29 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/build+it+back+hearing.jpg
The "Build it Back" program will not make its goal to rebuild Sandy-ravaged homes by the end of the year. Pei-Sze Cheng reports.]]>
<![CDATA[Oyster Bay Supervisor Arrested by Federal Agents: Source]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 08:07:51 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-181450900.jpg
Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto has been arrested by federal investigators in connection with a Nassau County corruption sting, a source close to the case says.

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<![CDATA[Nintendo Unveils Switch Gaming Console]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 18:16:44 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/nintendo-switch.jpg
Nintendo's big bet on the future? That you won't want to leave Zelda, Mario or Skyrim at home when you head out the door.

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<![CDATA[Fact Checking the Final Presidential Debate]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 07:53:04 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AP_16294052406753.jpg
The third — and final — presidential debate between Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump was held Oct. 19 at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, and moderated by Fox News’ Chris Wallace.

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<![CDATA[Missing Bronx Man, 23, Found Dead in Hudson River: NYPD]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 09:38:32 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/MissingBronx23YO.jpg
A body recovered from the Hudson River Wednesday evening has been identified as a 23-year-old Bronx man who went missing last Thursday, police said.The victim, Kevin Keane, was last seen inside his...

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<![CDATA[Top Tweets on the Final Presidential Debate]]> Wed, 19 Oct 2016 23:30:44 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/clinton-trump-segundo-debate-thumbnail.jpg
Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump faced off for a the last time in a 90-minute faceoff at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Here are some top reactions on Twitter to Clinton and Trump’s debate.

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<![CDATA[4 Firefighters Injured, 1 Seriously, in NYC Apartment Fire]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 09:39:48 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/fire232.jpg
Four firefighters were injured battling a fire that broke out at an apartment building in upper Manhattan on Thursday morning, fire officials said.

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<![CDATA[NYPD Helps Woman Whose Water Breaks on Fishing Boat: Sources]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 09:20:15 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/woman-in-labor1018.jpg
NYPD officers rushed a pregnant woman and her entire family to the hospital after her water broke while aboard a chartered fishing boat 2 miles offshore, police sources said.]]>
<![CDATA[Top NYC Bars for Seahawks, Cardinals Fans This SNF]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 10:30:28 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/sunday+night+football.jpg
Week seven of Sunday Night Football has arrived and it's time to watch the Seattle Seahawks and the St. Louis Cardinals battle it out! Check out the best bars to cheer on your favorite team:

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<![CDATA[Security Guard Bangs on Doors to Alert Residents in NYC Fire]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 10:33:53 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/SECURITY+GUARD+BANGS+ON+DOORS.jpg
Three people were injured when a fire tore through an apartment building on the Upper East Side early Thursday morning, fire officials said.]]>