<![CDATA[NBC New York - Local News]]> Copyright 2016 http://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/local http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/4NY_Horizontal.jpg NBC New York http://www.nbcnewyork.com en-us Sun, 07 Feb 2016 12:44:31 -0500 Sun, 07 Feb 2016 12:44:31 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[2 Arrested After NJ Officer Hit by Vehicle: Authorities]]> Sun, 07 Feb 2016 09:55:11 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Generic_Handcuffs_Chris_Caesar_NECN_12416.jpg
Two people are facing charges after a New Jersey officer was hit by a vehicle while on the job, authorities said Sunday.]]>
<![CDATA[Cornell Frat Leader Accused of Sex Assault: Police ]]> Sat, 06 Feb 2016 17:46:41 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/200*120/2616cornell.jpg
A Cornell University student from New York City has been charged in connection with a reported sexual assault at a fraternity house.]]>
<![CDATA[3 Dead, 4 Hurt in Bronx Fires]]> Sat, 06 Feb 2016 22:52:35 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/020616fire.jpg
Three people are dead and four are hurt after simultaneous fires broke out Saturday in two homes in different parts of the Bronx, officials said.]]>
<![CDATA[Teenager Beat His Father to Death in Queens: NYPD]]> Sat, 06 Feb 2016 14:39:43 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Police+Tape+Police+Generic+Trenton.jpg
A 19-year-old was arrested on charges that he beat and killed his father in Queens, police said Saturday.

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<![CDATA[Police Seek Suspect in Bronx Rape]]> Sat, 06 Feb 2016 21:38:03 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/police+lights+generic+crop.jpg
New York police are searching for a suspect in the robbery and rape of a woman in the stairwell of a building in the Bronx.]]>
<![CDATA[Another Man Slashed on the Subway in the Bronx: NYPD]]> Sat, 06 Feb 2016 12:59:31 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/nyc-subway-generic.jpg
A man was slashed in the face at a Bronx subway station Saturday, the latest in a string of slashing attacks in the subway system this year, officials said.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Charged in Stabbing Outside Bronx McDonald's]]> Sat, 06 Feb 2016 14:44:04 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/ambulance+GettyImages-478895016.jpg
A man is facing charges of murder and manslaughter after stabbing two men, one of them fatally, outside a Bronx McDonald's, police said Saturday.

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<![CDATA[Pranksters Hijack Loudspeaker, Claim to Be ISIS]]> Sat, 06 Feb 2016 14:43:30 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/r+train+sandy+tunnel+subway.jpg
Police say they're searching for two pranksters who allegedly broke into a conductor's booth aboard an R train in Manhattan and announced over the public address system the train had been hijacked by ISIS...]]>
<![CDATA[Watch: Dramatic Video Shows NYC Crane Collapse]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 12:17:07 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/grua-thumbnail-4.jpg
Dramatic cellphone video captures the moment a 15-story crane toppled over in lower Manhattan Friday morning, killing one man as he sat in a car on a nearby street.

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<![CDATA[Photos: Crane Collapses in New York City]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 13:06:35 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Crane+Collapse+Credit+FDNY.jpg
#sectionHeader.vertical #slideShowGallery .vertical_gallery .img-container { background: #f4f4f4; } At least one man was killed and at least two other people were hurt when a crawler crane collapsed in a...

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<![CDATA[Storm Team 4]]> Wed, 11 Feb 2015 12:04:29 -0500 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 10:40:24 -0500 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['Surprise! I'm Still Alive!' Contract Killing Doesn't Go as Planned]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 18:52:21 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/012209-Funeral-Service.jpg
"Kill her," he said. Those were the words that Noela Rukundo heard come through the speakerphone. The voice on the other end of the line was her de facto husband, the BBC reported.

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<![CDATA[FDNY Chaplain Officiates Wedding Amid Crane Collapse Chaos]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 21:42:04 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/couple+marries+after+crane+collapse.jpg
An FDNY chaplain escorted a bride caught in the chaos that followed Friday morning's deadly crane collapse to a New York City courthouse, then performed an impromptu wedding ceremony for the woman and her...
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<![CDATA[Man Fatally Stabbed Outside Bronx McDonald's: NYPD]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 22:18:03 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/ambulance+GettyImages-478895016.jpg
Two men were stabbed, one of them fatally, in an assault outside a Bronx McDonald's Friday evening, police say.

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<![CDATA[Snow Totals: How Much Snow Fell Where You Live]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 15:37:41 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/snow-washington-square.jpg
These are the latest storm totals reported to the National Weather Service across the tri-state:

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<![CDATA[Wintry Storm Dumps Snow, Slush on Tri-State]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 19:33:05 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/snow-map-0204.jpg
A wintry coastal storm dumped as much as 6 inches of snow on Long Island Friday morning and inundated other parts of the tri-state with slush and strong wind gusts that may have played a role in a deadly...

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<![CDATA[Another NY Woman Contracts Zika Virus]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 12:37:38 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AP_256601441416.jpg
A Hudson Valley woman contracted Zika virus during a trip to a country stricken with the mosquito-borne illness, health officials say.

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<![CDATA[Man Wanted in Connection to Subway Needle Attack]]> Sat, 06 Feb 2016 21:41:40 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/generic-subway-doors.jpg
The NYPD say this is the man who assaulted a woman while she was waited for the subway in midtown Wednesday, allegedly plunging a needle into her arm.]]>
<![CDATA[Drone Hits Empire State Building: NYPD]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 07:41:59 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/drone+suspect+empire+state+building.jpg
A small drone crashed into the 40th floor of the Empire State Building Thursday night and then fell to a 35th floor landing.

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<![CDATA[2 NYPD Cops Shot in Bronx, Both Expected to Survive]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 07:40:41 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/officers+shot+2_WNBC_000000010308963.jpg
Two NYPD officers were shot while on routine patrol inside a public housing complex in the Bronx Tuesday night, but both are expected to be survive, officials say.
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<![CDATA[Long Island Bookkeeper Stole More Than $150K: Police]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 07:46:51 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/bookkeeper+arrested.jpg
A Long Island bookkeeper has been arrested for allegedly stealing $160,000 from a business she worked at.]]>
<![CDATA[Rabid Pit Bull Bites 3 in New Jersey]]> Thu, 04 Feb 2016 19:25:36 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/crime-tape-1186359959.jpg
A rabid pit bull in New Jersey bit at least three people and several fellow dogs before it died, and now authorities are asking anyone who thinks they may have come in contact with the animal to notify...

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<![CDATA[Video Shows Crane Topple Over in Lower Manhattan]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 14:20:15 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/CRANE_COLLAPSE_actual_collapse_no_audio_glenn_1280x720_616949827715.jpg
Viewer video shows the moment the crane collapsed in Lower Manhattan Friday morning.]]>
<![CDATA[Stepdad Accused of Stabbing NY Teen After Molestation Allegations]]> Thu, 04 Feb 2016 19:27:18 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/stabbing-new-york-spring-valley-0204.jpg
A New York man is accused of stabbing and wounding his 15-year-old stepdaughter Wednesday afternoon, a week after the teen accused him of molesting her, authorities say.

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<![CDATA[Subway Rider Wanted for Rubbing Himself on Woman: NYPD]]> Thu, 04 Feb 2016 17:36:31 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/forcible+touching+5+train.jpg
Police are searching for a man accused of rubbing himself against a woman riding the subway last month.]]>
<![CDATA[Drug-Sniffing Dog Catches Rikers Guard With Synthetic Pot: Authorities]]> Thu, 04 Feb 2016 17:43:15 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/correx-officer-drugs.jpg
A New York City correction officer has been accused of attempting to 61 grams of synthetic marijuana onto Rikers Island, city investigators say.

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<![CDATA[NYC Almost All Caught Up on Trash Collection After Blizzard]]> Thu, 04 Feb 2016 17:29:40 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/42nd+street.jpg
New York City's sanitation department says it's almost all caught up on trash collection after the blizzard two weekends ago.

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<![CDATA[Babysitter Burned Boy's Hands in Hot Water: Queens DA]]> Thu, 04 Feb 2016 17:10:23 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/water+tap+generic.jpg
A Queens babysitter forced a 2-year-old boy's hands into scalding hot water under a faucet after she allegedly became frustrated that he wouldn't clean the syrup off his hands after a breakfast of waffles...

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<![CDATA[Construction Worker Plunges to Death in East Harlem: NYPD]]> Thu, 04 Feb 2016 16:22:11 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/police-tape-shutterstock_5628043315.jpg
A construction worker replacing roof gutters in East Harlem plunged seven stories to his death Thursday, police say.

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