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Comic-Con Cosplayer Fell, Wasn't Assaulted: Police

Comic-Con Cosplayer Fell, Wasn't Assaulted: Police

A teen Comic-Con cosplayer initially thought to have been brutally assaulted is now believed to have suffered... Read »

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McDonnell Trial Judge:

McDonnell Trial Judge: "I Can't Take Another Second"

Former Star Scientific CEO Jonnie Williams will take the stand again Friday in the corruption trial of... Watch »

Jul 31, 2014
Conn. Mom of Toddler Who Died in Hot Car Launches Awareness Campaign

Conn. Mom of Toddler Who Died in Hot Car Launches Awareness Campaign

The mother of a Ridgefield boy who died after his father left him in a hot car has started a blog to raise awareness... Watch »

Jul 31, 2014
Yankees Get Drew, Prado in Deadline Deals

Yankees Get Drew, Prado in Deadline Deals

The Yankees have acquired infielder Stephen Drew and infielder-outfielder Martin Prado in two deals meant to... Read »

3 hours ago
Luxury Car Thieves Strike Again in New Jersey

Luxury Car Thieves Strike Again in New Jersey

Police in New Jersey are investigating another rash of luxury car thefts they say were entirely preventable. Watch »

2 hours ago
Man Exposes Himself to Woman on E Train: Cops

Man Exposes Himself to Woman on E Train: Cops

Police are searching for a man who allegedly exposed himself to a woman on the subway in Queens Tuesday morning. Read »

45 minutes ago
Correction Officer Killed Skydiving Day Before 26th Birthday

Correction Officer Killed Skydiving Day Before 26th Birthday

A New York City correction officer died and another person was seriously injured in a skydiving accident on... Watch »

Jul 31, 2014
Cop Punch Spider-Man: Characters Make Times Sq

Cop Punch Spider-Man: Characters Make Times Sq

A costumed Spider-Man accused of slugging a police officer in Times Square says superhero and comic characters... Read »

44 minutes ago
Mayor Hosts Reform Talk After Police Custody Death

Mayor Hosts Reform Talk After Police Custody Death

Mayor de Blasio says now is the time to transform the relationship between police and residents of color. Watch »

Jul 31, 2014
Ebola Patient Headed to Atlanta Hospital

Ebola Patient Headed to Atlanta Hospital

Emory University Hospital in Atlanta said Thursday it was preparing for an isolation unit to receive a... Watch »

59 minutes ago
Glass Falls From Midtown High-Rise, 4 Hurt: Officials

Glass Falls From Midtown High-Rise, 4 Hurt: Officials

Four people were injured when a piece of equipment hit and broke a window of a midtown high-rise where workers were... Watch »

35 minutes ago
Missing Brother and Sister, 8 and 9, Found Safe: Cops

Missing Brother and Sister, 8 and 9, Found Safe: Cops

An 8-year-old boy and his 9-year-old sister who went missing from their home have been found safe, police said. Read »

Jul 31, 2014
2 Trapped Workers Pulled From Collapsed Trench

2 Trapped Workers Pulled From Collapsed Trench

Two construction workers repairing a leak in the foundation of a Westchester home were trapped for more than an hour... Watch »

Jul 31, 2014
Congress Fails to Reach Deal on Border, But Passes VA Bill

Congress Fails to Reach Deal on Border, But Passes VA Bill

Congress went on its five-week break Thursday without reaching a deal to address the crisis at the southern border. Read »

Jul 31, 2014
California's GOP Gubernatorial Candidate Lives as Homeless Person for Week

California's GOP Gubernatorial Candidate Lives as Homeless Person...

California's Republican candidate for governor said he spent a week living as a homeless person in search of a... Read »

Jul 31, 2014

"This Is A Joke": Market Basket Workers Scoff at Job Fair Amid Walkout

Whether it's for real or just a psychological warfare stunt by the new Market Basket leadership is far from... Watch »

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USDA Revamps 50-Year-Old Poultry Inspection Rules

USDA Revamps 50-Year-Old Poultry Inspection Rules

The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced Thursday its first overhaul of poultry inspection since 1957. Read »

Jul 31, 2014
Aging Tough to Hide in Los Angeles' Vast Water Supply System

Aging Tough to Hide in Los Angeles' Vast Water Supply System

There are many ways to conceal the signs of age in Los Angeles. But when it comes to the city's water line... Watch »

Jul 31, 2014
Gas-Fueled Explosions Kill 15 in Taiwan City of Kaohsiung

Gas-Fueled Explosions Kill 15 in Taiwan City of Kaohsiung

A series of explosions caused by a gas leak in the Taiwanese city of Kaohsiung killed 15 people and injured... Read »

Jul 31, 2014
Stocks Plunge: Dow Sheds 316 on Europe, Rate Hike Fears

Stocks Plunge: Dow Sheds 316 on Europe, Rate Hike Fears

The Dow Jones Industrial Average tumbled by 300 points at closing Thursday in the biggest drop in nearly six months... Read »

Jul 31, 2014
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The NBCUniversal Foundation is partnering with NBC New York to launch 21st Century Solutions, its third annual grant challenge for local non-profit organizations implementing new and innovative programs. Now through August 8, we’re looking for fresh ideas that are moving... Read more
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