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Well-Known Airline Pilot Doctor Accused of Pill Pushing
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Well-Known Airline Pilot Doctor Accused of Pill Pushing

A doctor who helps screen pilots for health and safety issues is accused of illegally selling drugs like oxycodone out of his offices at John F. Kennedy airport, law enforcement authorities said. Read »

24 minutes ago
NY Judge Tosses Out Four-Game Suspension for Tom Brady

NY Judge Tosses Out Four-Game Suspension for Tom Brady

A federal judge in New York has vacated the NFL's four-game suspension of Patriots' quarterback Tom Brady, citing... Watch »

2 hours ago
Judge Orders Clerk Blocking Gay Marriages to Jail

Judge Orders Clerk Blocking Gay Marriages to Jail

A federal judge has ordered a defiant Kentucky clerk to jail on Thursday after she defied the U.S. Read »

19 minutes ago
Fatal Flaws? Questions Raised About Blood-Clot Filter

Fatal Flaws? Questions Raised About Blood-Clot Filter

Serious questions are being raised about a medical device implanted in thousands of Americans at risk for blood... Read »

4 minutes ago
Prosecutors to Seek Death Penalty in Church Shooting

Prosecutors to Seek Death Penalty in Church Shooting

The white man accused of killing nine black churchgoers during a Bible study will face the death penalty, according... Read »

4 minutes ago
Top 'James Bond' Gang Member Arrested in Ritzy Spree: Pros.

Top 'James Bond' Gang Member Arrested in Ritzy Spree: Pros.

A founding member of the long-running "James Bond gang" that had been targeting high-end homes in affluent... Read »

4 hours ago
Air Force Vet to Reunite With Girl He Rescued in Katrina

Air Force Vet to Reunite With Girl He Rescued in Katrina

It has been 10 years since former Air Force pararescuer Mike Maroney rescued a then three-year-old girl from the... Read »

39 minutes ago
Cop on Brooklyn Bridge Catches Tourist Climbing Cables: NYPD

Cop on Brooklyn Bridge Catches Tourist Climbing Cables: NYPD

The University of Tennessee student who posted a photo of himself posing atop the Brooklyn Bridge earlier this year... Read »

2 hours ago
Lost Sheep Yields 30 Sweaters Worth of Fleece

Lost Sheep Yields 30 Sweaters Worth of Fleece

A lost, overgrown sheep found in Australian scrubland was shorn for perhaps the first time on Thursday, yielding 40... Watch »

1 minute ago
New York Immigrants to Receive Papal Blessing

New York Immigrants to Receive Papal Blessing

Pope Francis has a special place in his heart for a group of people who are ruffling American political feathers:... Read »

2 hours ago
France Confirms Wing Part Is From Missing MH370

France Confirms Wing Part Is From Missing MH370

French authorities confirmed Thursday the Boeing 777 wing part found on the Indian Ocean island of La Reunion in... Read »

2 hours ago
NYC Woman With Therapy Dog Says She's Been Denied Bus Rides

NYC Woman With Therapy Dog Says She's Been Denied Bus Rides

A New York City woman says she's been harassed by MTA drivers on least seven occasions since May because she travels... Read »

3 hours ago
Man Hit by Car While Chasing Down Alleged Drunk Driver: Police

Man Hit by Car While Chasing Down Alleged Drunk Driver: Police

Police say a man chasing down an alleged drunk driver who ran from a crash on Long Island late Wednesday was hit and... Read »

2 hours ago
5 Hurt in Suspicious 4-Alarm Brooklyn Blaze: FDNY

5 Hurt in Suspicious 4-Alarm Brooklyn Blaze: FDNY

Five people were hurt and at least one house was destroyed in a raging, four-alarm fire in Brooklyn Thursday... Read »

5 hours ago
What a Difference a Year Makes for the Jets

What a Difference a Year Makes for the Jets

Who knows how the season will shake out? The only certainty is that the hated Patriots will be dangerous, simply... Read »

3 hours ago
Man Grabs Woman, Threatens Her With Box Cutter on Subway: NYPD

Man Grabs Woman, Threatens Her With Box Cutter on Subway: NYPD

Police are looking for a man they say inappropriately touched a 22-year-old woman on the subway in Brooklyn and... Read »

5 hours ago
Man Beaten Outside Restaurant Dies, NYPD Seeks Men in Video

Man Beaten Outside Restaurant Dies, NYPD Seeks Men in Video

The man beaten outside a Brooklyn restaurant last week following an argument with another man has died, and the case... Read »

5 hours ago
New York City Agrees to $450k Settlement With Former Inmate After Beating

New York City Agrees to $450k Settlement With Former Inmate After...

New York City officials say a $450,000 settlement has been reached in the civil rights lawsuit filed by a former... Read »

Sep 3, 2015
4-Year-Old Child Hit by Car in Brooklyn, Critically Hurt: NYPD

4-Year-Old Child Hit by Car in Brooklyn, Critically Hurt: NYPD

A 4-year-old is in critical condition after being hit by a car on a Brooklyn street corner, officials said. Read »

5 hours ago
NYC Public Housing Building Tests Positive for Legionella

NYC Public Housing Building Tests Positive for Legionella

A building in a Bronx public housing complex has been identified as a source of a small cluster of a Legionnaires'... Watch »

Sep 3, 2015
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