<![CDATA[NBC New York - Local News]]> Copyright 2014 http://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/local http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/4NY_Horizontal.jpg NBC New York http://www.nbcnewyork.com en-us Sat, 30 Aug 2014 06:44:51 -0400 Sat, 30 Aug 2014 06:44:51 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Taxi Hits, Kills Woman Crossing Manhattan Street: Police]]> Sat, 30 Aug 2014 05:55:35 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/shane+kennedy.jpg
Police in Westchester and Secret Service were investigating a report of a "potentially suspicious person and vehicle" near where President Obama visited Friday for a set of fundraising events, authorities say.

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<![CDATA[Man's Death in Midtown Ruled Homicide by Police Restraint: ME]]> Sat, 30 Aug 2014 05:56:05 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/ambulance-shutterstock_12161325.jpg
Denny's is popping the cork on its first Manhattan location.

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<![CDATA[Man Tried to Rape Woman Walking on BK Street: NYPD]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 23:05:18 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/prospect+heights+attempted+rape.jpg
Police are searching for a man accused of groping two women in separate incidents in the Bensonhurst section of Brooklyn.]]>
<![CDATA[Kidnapping Convict Charged in Recorded Attack on Mom, Kids]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 23:06:59 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/pedro+vargas+inset.jpg
Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt were married Saturday in France, a spokesman for the couple said, The Associated Press reported.

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<![CDATA[I-Team: Father Faults Judge for Son's Heroin Overdose]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 21:45:57 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/robert+lepolszki+methadone.jpg
With a Social Security number and a couple pieces of information, crooks can open up credit cards and even take out loans in a person’s name. Now a change in the way the federal government tries to...]]>
<![CDATA[Man Wanted in Brooklyn Gropings: NYPD]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 22:40:45 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/bensonhurst+forcible+touching+suspect.jpg
Police are searching for a man accused of groping two women in separate incidents in the Bensonhurst section of Brooklyn.]]>
<![CDATA["Potentially Suspicious" Person in Area of Obama Visit: Official]]> Sat, 30 Aug 2014 00:14:31 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/obama+westchester+aug+28.jpg
Authorities are investigating after they say a human fetus was found in a girls restroom Friday afternoon at Woodrow Wilson High School in East Dallas. A staff member made the discovery, officials said,...]]>
<![CDATA[Glitch Takes Down CUNY Online Registration System]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:37:05 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/247*120/200901cuny.jpg
Thousands of CUNY students are experiencing a bumpy return to school because of a glitch that's preventing them from registering for classes, access coursework and pay tuition, officials say.]]>
<![CDATA[The Death of Eric Garner]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 10:45:32 -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.

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<![CDATA[Video Shows Suspect Fleeing Deadly Stabbing: NYPD]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:06:01 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/suspec+qns+stabbing.jpg
Police are asking for help locating a man suspected of stabbing and killing a man inside a Queens apartment building vestibule in the middle of the afternoon one day last week.]]>
<![CDATA[NJ Counties Ranked as Some of the Most Dangerous for Natural Disasters]]> Sat, 30 Aug 2014 06:00:10 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/dangerous+counties+nj+hurricanes.jpg
Time Magazine released the list of the most dangerous counties in the country for natural disasters, and New Jersey and New York counties has seven within the top ten. Danielle Elias reports]]>
<![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[Oheka Castle Owner Stepson Questioned in Shooting: Sources]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 09:23:08 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/209*120/oheka-castle-Inset.jpg
A contractor has halted construction on the Atlantic Yards complex, the New York Times reports.

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<![CDATA[Suffolk County Police Increase Patrols on the Water this Holiday Weekend]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 22:11:11 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/bwi+patrols.jpg
The holiday weekend comes with plenty of people out on the water. But boating and drinking is a serious crime with serious consequences. Sheldon Dutes reports.]]>
<![CDATA[3 Sought in Armed Robbery at Queens Laundromat]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 10:13:00 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/188*120/rego+park+laundromat+robbery.JPG
Police say an angry passenger punched and kicked an airline employee while looking for his bag at LaGuardia Airport.

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<![CDATA[Man Sexually Abuses Woman in Apartment Building: NYPD]]> Thu, 28 Aug 2014 22:03:16 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/210*120/sexual+abuse+suspect+morris+ave+bx.JPG
Police are searching for a sexual abuse suspect who allegedly abused a woman in her apartment building in the Bronx.]]>
<![CDATA[NYC Teens Defaced Civil War Monument: Police]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 14:00:19 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/civil+war+monument+graffiti.jpg
A 9-year-old girl from New Jersey accidentally killed an Arizona shooting instructor as he was showing her how to use an automatic Uzi, authorities said Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[Car Hits 3 Near South Street Seaport: FDNY]]> Thu, 28 Aug 2014 09:19:26 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/generic+caution+tape+vg.jpg
Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt were married Saturday in France, a spokesman for the couple said, The Associated Press reported.

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<![CDATA[Driver Tries to Sexually Assault Mom in Front of 3 Kids: NYPD]]> Thu, 28 Aug 2014 17:45:04 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Sex-Assault-Mother-Elmhurst-Queens.jpg
Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt were married Saturday in France, a spokesman for the couple said, The Associated Press reported.]]>
<![CDATA[Treasure Hunter Returns Wedding Ring Found on NY Beach]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 10:12:37 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/lost+ring+found.jpg
A jury on Wednesday acquitted a southeast Texas man of murder in the fatal shooting of a drunken driver who had just caused an accident that killed the man's two sons. David Barajas cried after the verdict...

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<![CDATA[Artist Paints Workers Rebuilding at WTC]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 10:54:49 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/wtc+ironworker+painting.jpg
He's got an unparalleled view on the World Trade Center site, and an unmatched work ethic: Meet Marcus Robinson, a man creating works of art featuring the men and women who have been hard at work...]]>
<![CDATA[Massive Fire Rips Through New Jersey Church]]> Thu, 28 Aug 2014 21:32:47 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/paterson+church+fire+august+27.jpg
More than 100 firefighters battled intense flames and stifling heat and humidity Wednesday night when a massive blaze ripped through a New Jersey church.]]>
<![CDATA[Body Found in Forest ID'd as Missing NJ Student: Official]]> Thu, 28 Aug 2014 16:13:44 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/missing+israeli+student.jpg
Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt were married Saturday in France, a spokesman for the couple said, The Associated Press reported.

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<![CDATA[Street Closures, Traffic Changes in Effect for West Indian Day Parade]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:41:42 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AP316152337669.jpg
The city's West Indian Day Parade rolled through the streets on Monday with politics in the air and a child's death on marchers' minds.

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