<![CDATA[NBC New York - As Seen On]]> Copyright 2014 http://www.nbcnewyork.com/on-air/as-seen-on http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/4NY_Horizontal.jpg NBC New York http://www.nbcnewyork.com en-us Fri, 31 Oct 2014 05:26:49 -0400 Fri, 31 Oct 2014 05:26:49 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Indian-Americans Warned About Home Invaders Targeting Them]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 23:54:23 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005216141_1200x675_350242371610.jpg Authorities in Middlesex County say the victims are being singled out based on their ethnicity. Checkey Beckford reports.]]> <![CDATA[SchoolBook Service Walks Parents Through Admissions Process]]> Wed, 08 Oct 2014 09:24:39 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/216*120/schoolbooklogos.JPG

WNYC's SchoolBook has launched a new service for middle school parents that walks them through the admissions process. It's a weekly email customized to their district about the overall process, school types, steps to take for research and applications, milestones, test dates and all the information they need to help make it a smooth and clear application season.


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<![CDATA[Radar Could Help Prevent Bird Strikes: Lawmakers]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 23:46:23 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005216290_1200x675_350239811713.jpg Avian radar can track and even predict where birds fly and flock. A local congressman wants to know why officials haven't used it at LaGuardia and JFK. Pei-Sze Cheng reports.]]> <![CDATA[Woman Followed, Sexually Assaulted in Manhattan Apartment Building Near Columbia: NYPD]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 23:26:19 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005216155_1200x675_350234179920.jpg Police say they're investigating a sex assault on a Manhattan block filled with off-campus Columbia University students. The 27-year-old victim was walking into her Morningside Heights apartment building at about 9:30 p.m. Wednesday when the suspect followed her into the vestibule and attacked her, police said. News 4's Brynn Gingras reports.]]> <![CDATA[Halloween Pumpkin Carving]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 20:58:28 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005215283_1200x675_350185027626.jpg Famous pumpkin carver Hugh McMahon joins Contessa Brewer to talk about his history of carving pumpkins and shows a quick carving demo.]]> <![CDATA[Produce Pete]]> Mon, 21 Oct 2013 12:17:14 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/160*120/produce+pete+204x153.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[Bill's Books]]> Mon, 21 Oct 2013 11:47:27 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/bills+books.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[Better Get Baquero]]> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 18:25:09 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/BGB_Watch_Moduleweb.jpg

Need help on a consumer issue? Reach out to Lynda Baquero and her team by calling the Consumer Affairs Tipline at 1-866-NEWS-244 and pressing 2 for consumer. You can also e-mail bettergetbaquero@nbcnewyork.com.

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<![CDATA[Long Island Doctors Arrested in Drug Probe]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:56:31 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005214652_1200x675_350157891632.jpg One of them is a former psychiatrist who was arrested two years ago for an alleged rape. Greg Cergol reports.]]> <![CDATA[Officials: Indian-American Families Targeted in Middlesex Co. Home Invasions]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:52:31 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005215082_1200x675_350156355612.jpg There have been at least three -- two in Old Bridge, NJ, and one in South Plainfield, NJ. Jen Maxfield reports.]]> <![CDATA[Better Get Baquero: Reducing Your Debt]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:12:34 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005214855_1200x675_350115907614.jpg Getting rid of debt is not easy and at times, trying to do so can cost you even more money. That’s why one viewer said “Better Get Baquero”.]]> <![CDATA[Poll: Overwhelming Support for NY Ebola Quarantine]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:07:02 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005211442_1200x675_350100547514.jpg An exclusive NBC New York/Wall Street Journal/Marist poll finds an overwhelming number of New Yorkers support a mandatory 21-day quarantine for anyone who has come in contact with an Ebola patient. Government Affairs Reporter Melissa Russo looks at the numbers.]]> <![CDATA[NYC "Actively Monitoring" 117 People at Risk for Ebola]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:09:37 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/de+blasio+latest+bellevue.jpg The city is actively monitoring nearly 120 people who have recently returned from Ebola-stricken countries out of an abundance of caution. Andrew Siff reports]]> <![CDATA[Man Dies in Fall From Third Floor of New York Mall]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:10:28 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/palisades+mall+fall+credit+journal+news.jpg A 54-year-old man with developmental disabilities living in an upstate assisted living home fell to his death during a group trip to a New York mall Thursday in what police are describing as "a tragic accident." Sheldon Dutes reports.]]> <![CDATA[Mother-Daughter Team Prepare for NYC Marathon]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:08:31 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/mom+daughter+train+marathon.jpg In the New York City Marathon this Sunday, 50,000 runners are expected to take part. For two of those runners, a mother and daughter, it's less about their final time and more about their time spent together. John Chandler reports.]]> <![CDATA[Organic Milk Shortage Looms as Demand Spikes]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 22:49:08 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005209730_1200x675_350097987587.jpg Demand for organic milk is outpacing supply, which could mean a nationwide shortage is looming. John Chandler reports.]]> <![CDATA[Archdiocese to Merge Catholic Parishes in NYC, Hudson Valley: Dolan]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:28:56 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/archdiocese+consolidation.jpg The Archdiocese of New York is moving forward with a plan to merge dozens of parishes in New York City and the northern suburbs. Roseanne Colletti looks at the reasons behind the decision.]]> <![CDATA[Boys Accused of Raping Girls in School Auditorium: Source]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:03:23 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/jhs+145+bronx+school+rape.jpg Two boys have been arrested on rape and other charges after allegedly sexually assaulting two girls in the auditorium of a Bronx school during school hours, according to a law enforcement source familiar with the case. Marc Santia reports.]]> <![CDATA[The Good Fight: Male Breast Cancer Awareness]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:01:52 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/good+fight+male+breast+cancer.jpg It's a health problem most of us don't rellly hear about: male breast cancer. Pat Battle talks to some survivors and the effort to raise awareness that impacts men of all ages.]]> <![CDATA[NJ Father Pleads Guilty in Son's Shooting of Neighbor]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:25:37 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/senatore+plea+child+shooting.jpg The father of a then-4 year old who accidentally shot and killed his 6-year-old neighbor pleaded guilty to child endangerment charges today. Brian Thompson talked to the victim's family in an exclusive interview.]]> <![CDATA[Gretchen Mol on Broadway and "Boardwalk"]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:24:14 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Disgraced.jpg Gretchen Mol talks returning to the stage in Broadway's "Disgraced," working on the last season of "Boardwalk Empire," and her new movie "True Story."

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<![CDATA[Catching Up with Tia Mowry-Hardrict]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:33:26 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/TiaMowry.jpg Tia Mowry-Hardrict stops by to chat about her Nick at Nite series "Instant Mom," partnering with sister Tamera on a new book series and working with KidSmartz.org to help keep kids safe.

Photo Credit: New York Live]]>
<![CDATA[Jesus Face Seen in Flames as Man Rescued From House Fire]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:42:42 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/NC_jesusinsmoke1030_1500x845.jpg Does video of a dramatic house fire video show the face of Jesus? The scene was recorded at a Fresno, California duplex, showing the flames and a Good Samaritan rescuing a man from the burning unit.]]> <![CDATA[University "Breeding Team" Creates New Apple From Honeycrisp]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 11:38:01 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/NC_newapple1028_700x394.jpg The Honeycrisp apple was created by the University of Minnesota's apple breeding team in the 1950s and released to the masses in 1991.]]> <![CDATA[Birds & Bubbles: Fried Chicken & Champagne]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:27:57 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/birds+bubbles.png Jacque Reid & Sara Gore visit one of the city's newest restaurants, Birds & Bubbles for a girls night out.]]> <![CDATA[Columbia Students Rally In Support of Classmate Who Says She Was Raped]]> Wed, 29 Oct 2014 23:50:25 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005205598_1200x675_349743171802.jpg More than 100 students gathered Wednesday evening outside the university president's home. Ida Siegal reports.]]> <![CDATA[Gore Still on Manhattan Traffic Pole Days After Accident]]> Wed, 29 Oct 2014 23:46:24 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005205755_1200x675_349742659857.jpg A Manhattan resident is frustrated by the runaround she says she's gotten from the city while trying to get gore removed from the scene of a gruesome midtown crash last week. Checkey Beckford reports.]]> <![CDATA[Vigils Held to Mark Second Anniversary of Sandy]]> Wed, 29 Oct 2014 23:40:31 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005205728_1200x675_349741635802.jpg The storm killed at least 182 people and caused $65 billion dollars in damage. Many still haven't been able to return home. Gus Rosendale reports]]> <![CDATA[FEMA Sandy Aid to NYU Questioned Amid Public Hospital Woes]]> Wed, 29 Oct 2014 21:32:23 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005205081_1200x675_349714499530.jpg Critics argue the federal government prioritized a private hospital over a public one in distributing Sandy relief money. Chris Glorioso reports.]]> <![CDATA["To Russia With Love"]]> Wed, 29 Oct 2014 21:30:47 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005205119_1200x675_349709891572.jpg Olympic figure skater Johnny Weir sits down with Contessa Brewer to talk about the premiere of the documentary "To Russia With Love" on EPIX on Oct. 29 at 8 p.m.]]> <![CDATA[Power Panel]]> Wed, 29 Oct 2014 21:30:45 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005205114_1200x675_349710403659.jpg Lynne White and Jackie Guzda speak with Contessa Brewer about the news of the day, including the latest in the Ebola crisis management.]]> <![CDATA[Bear Sightings Put Spook on Halloween Plans]]> Wed, 29 Oct 2014 23:41:25 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/215*120/bear+sighting+nj.JPG Some New Jersey families are concerned about trick-or-treating on Halloween because of recent bear sightings in their community. Pat Battle reports from Wayne.]]> <![CDATA[Son Beheads College Professor, Then Jumps to Death in Front of Train: Police]]> Wed, 29 Oct 2014 20:05:31 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/patricia+ward+killed.jpg A professor at a Long Island college was beheaded outside an apartment building by her son who then jumped to his death in front of a train Tuesday, police said. Marc Santia reports.

Photo Credit: AP/NBC 4 New York]]>
<![CDATA[South Street Seaport Gets New Life 2 Years After Sandy]]> Wed, 29 Oct 2014 20:17:58 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/216*120/seaport+rebirth+post+sandy.JPG South Street Seaport is undergoing a major transformation since Sandy heavily damaged the neighborhood. Contessa Brewer reports]]> <![CDATA[Sandy Survivor Loses Family, Finds Strength to Move Forward]]> Wed, 29 Oct 2014 20:15:23 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/199*120/sandy+survior+staten+island.JPG A Staten Island woman shares her story after her daughter and her husband were killed in the storm. Andrew Siff reports]]> <![CDATA[2 Years Later, Long Island Sandy Survivors Still Trying to Fix Homes]]> Wed, 29 Oct 2014 20:14:39 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005204740_1200x675_349637699920.jpg Many are still working to repair their homes after Sandy. Greg Cergol reports.]]> <![CDATA[First Look at Observation Deck at One World Trade]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 11:39:37 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005204499_1200x675_349634115746.jpg It's a symbol of strength that's now part of the New York City skyline. We're getting our first look at the observation deck at One World Trade. Rob Schmitt reports.]]> <![CDATA[De Blasio, President Address Ebola Fears]]> Wed, 29 Oct 2014 20:10:57 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005204489_1200x675_349632579612.jpg Mayor de Blasio says monitoring is still in place for anyone traveling into the state from Ebola stricken nations. Brynn Gingras reports.]]> <![CDATA[Christie to Heckler: "Sit Down and Shut Up"]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:33:34 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/christie+heckler+cut.jpg A man began heckling Christie about the pace of storm recovery and interrupted the governor's speech Wednesday in Belmar on several occasions. Brian Thompson reports.

Photo Credit: AP]]>
<![CDATA[Wild Pigs Threaten Halloween]]> Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:12:59 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/NC_wildhogs1029_700x394.jpg Wild pigs have invaded a Brevard County, Florida, neighborhood, putting Halloween trick-or-treating at risk.]]> <![CDATA[100 First Dates to Find Mr. Right]]> Wed, 29 Oct 2014 20:11:30 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/100fd.jpg Joelle Garguilo catches up with Brooklynite Lisa Allison of 100fd.com to find out about her 100 date journey and so much more. To learn more about Lisa’s story and read about each one of her dates head to 100fd.com or people.com/peoplenow

Photo Credit: New York Live]]>
<![CDATA[Beer Delivery Man Foils Robber]]> Wed, 29 Oct 2014 14:05:22 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/BeerHero1029_MP4_1200x675_349481027535.jpg An Oklahoma beer delivery man is being hailed as a hero after he took down a would-be robber at a convenience store in Enid on Tuesday morning.]]> <![CDATA[Try the Trend: The Box Coat 3 Ways]]> Wed, 29 Oct 2014 14:48:14 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/ZeeModels.jpg Yahoo Style’s Editor in Chief Joe Zee stops by to show us how to rock the season’s trendy box coat for any occasion.

Photo Credit: New York Live]]>
<![CDATA[Catching Up with Jewel]]> Wed, 29 Oct 2014 14:48:22 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/JewelPic1.jpg Grammy nominated singer-songwriter Jewel stops by to chat about her new single “Sing on” to benefit LungForce.org, motherhood and her family’s reality series “Alaska: The Last Frontier."

Photo Credit: New York Live]]>
<![CDATA[The Debrief with David Ushery]]> Wed, 29 Oct 2014 12:42:22 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/205*120/DavidandJakePearsonAP.png Jake Pearson of the Associated Press joins David Ushery on The Debrief to discuss Rikers Island inmate medical concerns.]]> <![CDATA[Fire-Breathing Spider Invades Utah]]> Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11:17:48 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/NC_scrapmetalspider1029_400x225.jpg At the corner of Thunderbird Drive and Scenic Drive in Salt Lake City, Utah, a giant steel spider now keeps several eyes on the roadway, sometimes distracting drivers passing by.]]> <![CDATA[De Blasios Turn Gracie Mansion Into Haunted House]]> Wed, 29 Oct 2014 10:54:45 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005199459_1200x675_349409347677.jpg Mayor de Blasio and his family welcomed kids to his Upper East Side home Tuesday afternoon, turning Gracie Mansion into a haunted house complete with a graveyard and actors portraying mourners.]]> <![CDATA[2 Years After Sandy, Tri-State Continues to Rebuild]]> Wed, 29 Oct 2014 09:22:01 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Sandy-Rebuilding-NY-Breezy-Point.jpg Officials and residents in towns throughout coastal areas of New York and New Jersey will take stock of the recovery from Sandy Wednesday to mark the second anniversary of the storm. Michael Gargiulo reports.

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<![CDATA[WATCH: Whale Swims Off Jersey Shore]]> Wed, 29 Oct 2014 15:27:38 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Whale-Swimming-NJ-Shore.jpg Chopper 4 caught video of a whale coming up for air in the waters off the Jersey Shore on a Sunny Wednesday morning.]]> <![CDATA[WATCH: Reaction to Rocket Explosion on News 4 at 6]]> Wed, 29 Oct 2014 05:20:43 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005195753_1200x675_349264963983.jpg Chuck Scarborough and Sibila Vargas were watching along with viewers as the Antares rocket exploded on blast-off from a NASA launchpad in Virginia Tuesday. Here's the segment as it aired live on News 4 at 6.]]>