<![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 Mon, 20 Oct 2014 04:10:15 -0400 Mon, 20 Oct 2014 04:10:15 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Toddler's Death Investigated as Possible Homicide: Prosecutor]]> Sun, 19 Oct 2014 19:16:48 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/ambulance_generic_2.jpg
Authorities are investigating the death of a baby from Newark Saturday as a possible homicide, officials said Sunday.]]>
<![CDATA[38-Year-Old Woman Stabbed to Death in Brooklyn]]> Sun, 19 Oct 2014 23:12:50 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/police-tape-shutterstock_5628043312.jpg
A 38-year-old woman died after she was stabbed several times in Brooklyn Sunday evening, police said.

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<![CDATA[Another School Cancels Football Season Over Bullying]]> Sun, 19 Oct 2014 22:26:17 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/moroe+woodbury+hs.jpg
Another high school football team in the tri-state area has had its season canceled over allegations of bullying.]]>
<![CDATA[#NYC2050: Climate Change in NYC]]> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 15:35:12 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/232*120/NYC-2050_1200X622.jpg
NBC 4 New York & WNYC Radio explore how climate change will affect the New York of tomorrow]]>
<![CDATA[4 Teenagers Open Fire on Brooklyn Street, Injuring 4: Police]]> Sun, 19 Oct 2014 14:05:50 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/1019144shot.jpg
Four teenagers opened fire on a Brooklyn street, spraying bullets that hit four different men, police said Sunday.]]>
<![CDATA[Woman Killed in Hit-and-Run Crash on Long Island]]> Sun, 19 Oct 2014 15:14:39 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Generic-Ambulance-Cropped.jpg
A 40-year-old woman has been killed in a hit-and-run crash on Long Island, police said Sunday.

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<![CDATA[Arrest in Vandalism of Brooklyn 9/11 Memorial: Police]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 18:09:24 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/101814sept11.JPG
A man was arrested Saturday in connection with the vandalism of a 9/11 memorial in Brooklyn, police said.]]>
<![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[2 Stabbed in Bronx, 1 With Machete: Police]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 18:21:27 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Generic+Police+Tape+Generic+NJ.JPG
Authorities are searching for an assailant who stabbed a man with a machete early Saturday in the Bronx, less than two miles from a separate stabbing that killed a man, police said.

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<![CDATA[Suspect Nabbed After NJ Police Shootout: Authorities]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 18:27:41 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/tlmd_police_generic_police_tape_police_lights_fishtown1.jpg
A shootout broke out between a police officer and a suspect early Saturday in New Jersey, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor's Office.]]>
<![CDATA[Would-Be Elevator Rapist Escapes Via Tree: Cops]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 17:10:28 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/rape+suspect2.jpg
Police are looking for a man they say followed a 20-year-old woman into her Stuyvesant Town apartment building and tried to rape her in an elevator early Friday.

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<![CDATA[Thief Chased by Car Owner Crashes, Hurts 2: Police]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 10:15:19 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/new+brunswick+chase.jpg
A wild chase between a car thief and the car's owner on the streets of New Brunswick took out several cars along the way, injuring two people, police 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[3 Robbers Pistol-Whip Brooklyn Resident: NYPD]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 22:54:58 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/kensington+robbers+on+elevator.jpg
Police are searching for three men who broke into a Brooklyn apartment, pistol-whipped the resident and stole his electronics and valuables Monday, authorities say.]]>
<![CDATA[Car Crashes Onto Sidewalk, Critically Hurting 2: NYPD]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 21:11:11 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/IMG-20141017-16545.jpg
An out-of-control driver crashed onto a sidewalk in Queens and hit two pedestrians, critically hurting them, police say.]]>
<![CDATA[Arrest in Stabbing After School Football Game: Police]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 14:51:39 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/88961749.jpg
A teenager has been arrested in the stabbing of a man following a dispute after a high school football game, police said Saturday.

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<![CDATA[Queens School Aide Arrested for Allegedly Manhandling Student]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 17:38:39 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/is+59+springfield+gardens.jpg
A school aide in Queens is facing charges for allegedly manhandling a student in the hallway Tuesday.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Dead in Bloody Midtown Bathtub Stabbed 7 Times: Cops]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 17:42:30 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/tub+slay+inset.jpg
A dead man found naked and covered in blood in a bathtub in his midtown apartment had been stabbed at least seven times -- possibly with both a steak knife and a pair of scissors -- after apparently coming onto...

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<![CDATA[Bikers Killed in 30-Foot Plunge Off Expressway: NYPD]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 22:16:34 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Gowanus-Motorcycle-Wreck-Inset.jpg
Two people were killed early Friday when the motorcycle on which they were riding slammed into a concrete barrier on an elevated expressway in Brooklyn, flinging them off the side of the highway and onto...]]>
<![CDATA[NYC2050: A Change Today Can Affect Tomorrow]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 21:22:12 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/nyc2050-what-you-can-do.jpg
Blazing summers. Flooded coastlines. Deadly storms.It's easy to look ahead to 2050 and feel powerless to change the dire predictions about our future. But experts say we are anything but powerless: that changing...
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<![CDATA[Cabbie Who Ran Over Boy's Head in Manhattan Charged]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 22:14:58 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/cooper-stock-taxi.jpg
The cabbie who hit and killed a 9-year-old boy crossing the street near his Upper West Side home earlier this year faces charges in the child's death, according to a criminal complaint.]]>
<![CDATA[2 Pulled From Rubble After Building Collapse: Cops]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 16:45:37 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/asbestos+rubble.jpg
Two workers contracted to do asbestos work were rescued after becoming trapped in debris when a ceiling collapsed at a former government building under renovation on Long Island, police say.

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<![CDATA[Staten Island Hospitals Prepared for Possible Ebola Case]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 20:59:11 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005117654_1200x675_344347204000.jpg
Health officials discussed the dangers of the virus and how to prepare if it hits our area. Roseanne Colletti reports]]>
<![CDATA[NY State Senate Health Committee Discuss Ebola Preparedness]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 20:57:32 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005119058_1200x675_344343619926.jpg
A roundtable was held on New York's ability to deal with the deadly virus. Andrew Siff reports]]>
<![CDATA[NYC Holds Paralympics Track and Field Open]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 19:04:06 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005118895_1200x675_344332867533.jpg
It was a very special event, for some special athletes on Randall's Island on Friday. The city hosted the fifth annual New York City Parks Paralympic Track and Field Open. Checkey Beckford was there.]]>
<![CDATA[Cops at Airports Want Travel Ban Over Ebola Concerns]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 19:03:06 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/newark+airport+ebola+concerns.jpg
The police officers sworn to protect our major airports have sent a letter to Congress demanding a ban to and from the West African nations at the center of the Ebola crisis. Pat Battle has more from...]]>
<![CDATA[Cop Injured in Hit-Run Released From Hospital]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 13:36:55 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Long-Island-Hit-Run-Cop-Released.jpg
The Long Island police officer who was critically injured after being hit by a stolen SUV during a traffic stop has been released from the hospital after four weeks of rehabilitation.]]>
<![CDATA[Missing NJ Dog Returned to Owners]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 07:21:00 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/beloved+pup.jpg
A New Jersey couple has been reunited with its missing dog after an NBC 4 New York report aired Wednesday.]]>