<![CDATA[NBC New York - Top Stories]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/top-stories http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/4NY_Horizontal.jpg NBC New York http://www.nbcnewyork.comen-usSat, 01 Oct 2016 03:31:21 -0400Sat, 01 Oct 2016 03:31:21 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Woman, 82, Found Dead, Bound in NYC Apartment: Police]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:19:17 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/east+village+elderly+woman+killed.jpg
An elderly mother and her 39-year-old daughter were found tied up inside an East Village apartment Friday evening, one of them dead, law enforcement source say. Police say officers responded to a...

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<![CDATA[Man Dies in Police Confrontation]]> Sat, 01 Oct 2016 03:26:15 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/212*120/9-30-16+Pasadena+death+investigation+thomas.JPG
Demonstrators marched in the streets of Pasadena, California on Friday, following the death of a man during a confrontation with police.The protesters brought traffic to a halt at some intersections after...

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<![CDATA[Bystander Rushed to Help Woman Killed in Hoboken Train Crash]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 22:43:02 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/fabiola+bittar+de+kroon+good+samaritan.jpg
The woman killed in the New Jersey Transit train crash into Hoboken Terminal was alive in the initial moments after impact, aided by a man who tried desperately to save her.

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<![CDATA[Homeowners Still Waiting on Build it Back After Sandy]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 19:11:50 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/build+it+back+queens.jpg
It’s been nearly four years since Sandy pushed four feet of floodwaters into Bob and Nancy Huffman’s Brooklyn home, and the couple is still grappling with the city program designed to help homeowners rebuild.]]>
<![CDATA[Family Searches for Missing Bipolar College Student in NYC]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 18:42:58 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/missing+bu+student.jpg
The search for a missing Boston University student has intensified in New York City as relatives comb city streets looking for the bipolar man. Zachery Camhi, 25, has not been taking his...]]>
<![CDATA[Wanted NJ Man Linked to Lewdness, Luring Attempt of Girl]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 21:41:55 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/jair+ramirez.jpg
A New Jersey man wanted on charges of terroristic threats and weapons offense is now being sought for questioning after someone exposed himself to a 10-year-old girl and attempted to lure her Friday...]]>
<![CDATA[Woman, 35, Found Dead in Brooklyn Park: NYPD]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 21:47:35 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/police-stock-breaking-119818994.jpg
A 35-year-old woman was found dead inside a Brooklyn park Thursday morning, and police say they're investigating it as a homicide. Jennifer Cohen of Bay Ridge was found with trauma to the head...

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<![CDATA[Witness, Officer Who Thwarted Chelsea Bombing Honored]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 19:32:21 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/chelsea+bombing+heroes.jpg
The NYPD bomb squad officers and the woman who reported seeing the pressure cooker were honored Friday. Andrew Siff Reports.]]>
<![CDATA[Officer Slams Suspect's Head Into Windshield, Cracking Glass]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 17:40:43 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/Pele+Smith+Arrest.jpg
A man suing a northeast Ohio police department alleges his rights were violated by an officer who slammed his head into a cruiser's windshield with enough force to crack the glass.Dashcam video of the...

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<![CDATA[Rainbows Shine Before, After Arnold Palmer's Funeral]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 17:05:30 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/IMG_0997-rainbow.jpg
Arnold Palmer’s family spread his ashes at his country club in Pennsylvania on Thursday and locals took solace in several rainbows, which they said reminded them of the golf great.

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<![CDATA[El Cajon Shooting Video's Release]]> Sat, 01 Oct 2016 00:09:36 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/ECPD-Olango-Video.jpg
The El Cajon Police Department (ECPD) released two video clips Friday showing the controversial deadly police shooting of an unarmed black man that has fueled days of protests in the community in San Diego's...

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<![CDATA[Video of Trump Deposition Released]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 16:32:21 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/TrumpScreenShot2.jpg
Video of Donald Trump giving a deposition in a case involving one of his hotels was released Friday. The case is part of Trump’s ongoing legal feud with celebrity chef and restauranteur Geoffrey...

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<![CDATA[Returning Marine Meets Son For First Time]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 19:41:20 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/MarineBaby0930_MP4-147526448627400001.jpg
A Tennessee Marine returning from deployment met his newborn son for the first time Thursday.]]>
<![CDATA[Cop Smashes Car Windshield With Man's Head]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 15:47:31 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Windshield0930_MP4-147526444380600001.jpg
Police in Lorain, Ohio, are defending themselves against brutality claims raised by a man whose head was slammed into a cruiser with enough force to shatter the windshield. The incident took place in September...]]>
<![CDATA[NoCal Nudist Retreat Opens Doors to Loma Fire Evacuees]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 16:30:04 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/LMX_N5A+LUPIN+LODGE+CHARGES+VO_KNTV_000000012250324+-+00003714.jpg
A nudist retreat nestled below the Santa Cruz Mountains is opening its door to all Loma Fire refugees and their animals "until the fire’s out.”Lupin Lodge CEO Lori Stout told NBC Bay Area on Friday that...

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<![CDATA[Fake Cops Wanted in Robbery Spree]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 15:03:08 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/CopImpersonationArrest+1.jpg
Police are on the hunt for two men who they say posed as law enforcement officials in a string of taxi driver robberies. A third suspect is already in the case.

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<![CDATA[Mom Thwarts Attempted Kidnapping]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 14:37:12 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/NC_attemptedkidnap0929_1920x1080.jpg
One Albuquerque, New Mexico mother got the shock of a lifetime when she turned around just in time to see a complete stranger running away with one of her children.Quick thinking and protective, the mother was...

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<![CDATA[Experts Looked Inside Mylan's Upgraded EpiPen]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 14:34:18 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/epipen-julie-brown-injectors-nbc-news.jpg
With Congress trying to figure out Mylan's business model for the EpiPen, a medical technologies expert and a Seattle doctor have been physically taking apart the auto-injectors to find out exactly how...

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<![CDATA[Supreme Court Takes on Case of Portland Band 'The Slants']]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 14:15:08 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/the-slants.jpg
Asian American boy band "The Slants" is headed to the nation's highest court and the fate of the Washington Redskins' name could hang in the balance, too. The Supreme Court agreed Thursday to hear the...

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<![CDATA[Safest Place to Sit on a Train, What to Do If It Crashes]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 13:22:49 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/train34.jpg
Paul Worley from the North Carolina Department of Transportation shared with the "Today" show's Jeff Rossen a handful of suggestions on how to minimize the danger if you're involved in a train crash.

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<![CDATA[White Helmets Video Shows Despair]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:55:15 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AP_16253598019602.jpg
The volunteer group known as the White Helmets are not immune to the tragedies they face while trying to save civilians in Syria, NBC News reported.Aleppo has been the target of airstrikes and bombs...

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<![CDATA['Great Man': Obama, Clinton Pay Tribute to Shimon Peres]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 06:57:50 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-611524328.jpg
Former Israeli president Shimon Peres was remembered as a "great man" as scores of world leaders attended his funeral Friday, NBC News reported.President Barack Obama and former President Bill Clinton...

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<![CDATA[Creepy Clowns Reportedly Spotted in NY, NJ: Officials]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 18:53:21 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/clown-generic.jpg
Officials in at least four towns in New York and New Jersey said they've been investigating reports of creepy clowns trying to scare children and others recently.

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<![CDATA[Suspect in Viral Purse-Snatching Video Arrested]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 20:38:25 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Frederic+Mordon+Mug+Video.jpg
A man suspected of stealing a purse from a Florida woman's car in a viral video has been arrested, authorities said. He is also accused of stealing an SUV with a baby inside in North Lauderdale days later...

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<![CDATA[No 'Red Flags' for Engineer in Hoboken Train Crash: Sources]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 19:51:51 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/thomas+gallagher+operator.jpg
The engineer aboard the NJ Transit train that plowed through walls at the century-old Hoboken Terminal Thursday morning has no infractions, medical episodes or criminal history, sources familiar with situation...

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<![CDATA[Power Back After Universal Orlando Hit With Outage]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:23:37 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/universal.jpg
Universal Studios Florida was hit by a power outage Friday, prompting the Orlando Fire Department to help remove passengers from two rides, NBC affiliate WESH reported. The Orlando Fire Department said...

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<![CDATA[Put a Ring On It: Cavs' Arena Staff Get Championship Rings]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 11:32:09 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/dan-gilbert1.jpg
Like the old adage, “It takes a village to raise a child,” the same could be said about the staff that supported the 2016 NBA Champions, the Cleveland Cavaliers.Cavaliers’ owner Dan Gilbert has announced that...

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<![CDATA[Third Day of Protests in El Cajon Turn Violent; 2 Arrested]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 10:54:01 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-611495506.jpg
At least two people were arrested after tensions flared in a small San Diego suburb Thursday night as demonstrators gathered for a third night of protests over the shooting death of an unarmed black man.

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<![CDATA[23 Giant Panda Cubs Make Public Debut]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 10:38:46 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000019152209_1200x675_775774275956.jpg
Twenty-three giant panda cubs made their public debut at a panda base in Southwest China on Thursday, offering the cutest scene one can imagine. The baby pandas, aged one to four months, were all born at...]]>
<![CDATA[New Mom Welcomes Twins, at 60!]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 11:45:08 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/NC_60twins0929_1920x1080.jpg
Last year, Claudette Cook and her husband decided to start a family, but they knew they'd have to deal with a few bumps in the road. Now, she's a mother for the first time, after her 60th birthday."Isaiah...

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<![CDATA[Conn. Home of Woman Lost at Sea Searched]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 15:29:18 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Linda+Carman+house+Middletown+daylight.jpg
Police searched the Middletown, Connecticut, home of a woman who is presumed dead after disappearing during a fishing trip with her son, a source close to the investigation said.

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<![CDATA[Cause of Minnesota Sisters' Sudden Vacation Deaths Revealed]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:41:10 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/sisters.png
An autopsy report reveals two sisters who were found dead while vacationing on a tropical African island had died from fluid in their lungs, a condition commonly known as acute pulmonary edema.Police in...

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