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Thursday, Aug 18, 2016

NYC Muslims Grapple With Surveillance After Imam's Killing

NYC Muslims Grapple With Surveillance After Imam's Killing

At an emotional funeral service for a New York City imam and his assistant who were gunned down on a Queens street, one friend of the victims took the microphone and demanded that the city install security...

Wednesday, Aug 17, 2016

Trump Tower Climber Waited 'Til Parents Left Town: Officials

Trump Tower Climber Waited 'Til Parents Left Town: Officials

A Virginia man who scaled the all-glass face of Trump Tower last week using suction cups planned his climb, ordering equipment on Amazon, practicing ahead of time and waiting until his parents were away...

Tuesday, Aug 16, 2016

Gun in Accused Imam Killer's House Matched to Shooting: NYPD

Gun in Accused Imam Killer's House Matched to Shooting: NYPD

Ballistics tests performed on a gun found in a wall at the home of the man accused of killing a Queens imam and his associate have revealed a match to the shooting scene, according to the NYPD.

Friday, Aug 19, 2016

Imam Slay Suspect Charged With Murder: NYPD

Imam Slay Suspect Charged With Murder: NYPD

A man has been arrested on murder and weapons charges in the shooting deaths of a Queens imam and his associate in broad daylight, police say.

Tuesday, Aug 16, 2016

Slain NYC Google Worker Laid to Rest; Killer Hunt Goes On

Slain NYC Google Worker Laid to Rest; Killer Hunt Goes On

A New York City woman killed while out running near her mother's Massachusetts home brought light to the lives of everyone she touched, mourners were told at her funeral Tuesday.

Tuesday, Aug 16, 2016

NYC Settles Suit in Fatal Stairwell Shooting for $4M

NYC Settles Suit in Fatal Stairwell Shooting for $4M

New York City has reached a settlement of more than $4 million with the family of an unarmed man fatally shot by a police officer in a darkened stairwell in November 2014, the attorney for the family said...

Thursday, Aug 11, 2016

NJ Mayor Reacts Angrily to Questions About Odd Jobs

NJ Mayor Reacts Angrily to Questions About Odd Jobs

Paterson, New Jersey's, mayor was happy to take questions from reporters following his recent State of the City address. But Jose "Joey" Torres was not so happy when the I-Team tried to ask him about our...

Friday, Aug 5, 2016

Gotti Grandson Getting Drug Treatment in Jail, Lawyer Says

Gotti Grandson Getting Drug Treatment in Jail, Lawyer Says

A lawyer says mobster John Gotti's namesake grandson says he's seeking out treatment while jailed on a drug charge.

Friday, Aug 5, 2016

Mafia Don Among 46 Indicted in East Coast Syndicate Case

Mafia Don Among 46 Indicted in East Coast Syndicate Case

Nearly four dozen suspects, including the reputed Mafia boss in Philadelphia and an old-school mobster in New York, were arrested on Thursday in a massive case charging them with wanting to break knees...

Wednesday, Aug 3, 2016

$100K Bail Set for Lobbyist in United Flight Shakedown

$100K Bail Set for Lobbyist in United Flight Shakedown

A judge set bail at $100,000 Wednesday for a former United Airlines lobbyist charged with being the middleman in a shakedown involving the former chairman of the powerful bistate agency that controls New...

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