<![CDATA[NBC New York - As Seen On]]> Copyright 2015 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 Tue, 03 Mar 2015 14:14:48 -0500 Tue, 03 Mar 2015 14:14:48 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Antibiotic Linked to Nerve Damage, Doctor Says]]> Tue, 03 Mar 2015 13:00:39 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/NC_nervedamage0302001_700x394.jpg A woman who suffered extreme side effects from the commonly prescribed antibiotic Levaquin joins pushes to pull the medication from the pharmacy shelves. Michelle Boudin reports.]]> <![CDATA[Great White Caught Off Florida Coast as Spring Break Begins]]> Tue, 03 Mar 2015 12:51:34 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/NC_greatwhite0303001_700x394.jpg Fishermen reeled in a Great White shark just off Panama City Beach, Florida, just as Spring Break is kicking off. Tyler Allender reports.]]> <![CDATA[Surveillance Video: Suspects in Midtown Jewelry Store Heist]]> Tue, 03 Mar 2015 12:05:27 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/lexingtonrobbery_1200x675_407493699579.jpg Surveillance video captures the suspects poking around with flashlights, grabbing valuables and putting them in bags.]]> <![CDATA[30 Rock Preps for SNL 40th Anniversary Special]]> Tue, 03 Mar 2015 08:00:28 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000006302345_1200x675_407360067599.jpg Lauren Scala gives an insider's look at the events throughout the day leading up to SNL's 40th Anniversary Special.]]> <![CDATA[SchoolBook Service Walks Parents Through Admissions Process]]> Wed, 08 Oct 2014 08:24:39 -0500 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[Actress' Ex Arrested in Alleged Kidnap, Rape]]> Tue, 03 Mar 2015 01:36:38 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/buck+wylde+murphy.jpg A former son-in-law of screen legends John Cassavetes and Gena Rowlands has been arrested in California, accused of kidnapping and raping a 16-year-old New York City teenager, authorities say. Gus Rosendale reports.]]> <![CDATA[Management Company Won't Help Get Rid of Toxic Mold: Resident]]> Tue, 03 Mar 2015 00:02:12 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/black+mold.jpg A family has been forced to vacate its Upper East Side apartment after experts found unsafe levels of airborne black mold in the home, and the family says the building’s management company is doing nothing to help fix the problem. Ida Siegal reports.]]> <![CDATA[Produce Pete]]> Mon, 21 Oct 2013 11:17:14 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/160*120/produce+pete+204x153.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[Bill's Books]]> Mon, 21 Oct 2013 10:47:27 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/bills+books.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[Better Get Baquero]]> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 17:25:09 -0500 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[Burglar Stabs NJ Homeowner With Screwdriver: Police]]> Tue, 03 Mar 2015 04:45:22 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000006295174_1200x675_407236675727.jpg A screwdriver-wielding burglar wanted in an attack on a New Jersey homeowner is believed to be the same man who broke into two other homes nearby on the same day, police say. News 4's Checkey Beckford reports.]]> <![CDATA[National Sleep Week]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 20:40:37 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000006296990_1200x675_407177283732.jpg Dr. Daniel Erichsen, medical director at the Center for Sleep Medicine at St. Barnabas Hospital, sits down with Roseanne Colletti to discuss National Sleep Week and how chronic pain can affect your sleep patterns.]]> <![CDATA[Local Democrats Blast GOP for Netanyahu Congressional Invite]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 20:34:08 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000006292369_1200x675_407075907814.jpg The Democrats say the Republicans are politicizing the US relationship with Israel. Melissa Russo reports.]]> <![CDATA[Friend Defends Driver Whose Truck Sunk in Frozen River]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 20:32:47 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/truck+through+ice+dog.jpg A friend of the driver who faces possible criminal charges in connection with an intensive search by police, firefighters and the U.S. Coast Guard for a pickup truck that cracked through the ice and sank in a southern New Jersey river, killing a dog, says the man didn't mean to kill his pooch. Brian Thompson reports.]]> <![CDATA[Mom Who Blogged About Son's Health Woes Convicted of Killing 5-Year-Old With Salt]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 20:33:40 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/lacey+spears+guilty.jpg Lacey Spears, the Kentucky woman who authorities say force-fed her 5-year-old son salt through a stomach tube and reveled in the attention that a sickly child brought her, has been found guilty of murder in the child's 2014 death at a Westchester hospital. Marc Santia reports.]]> <![CDATA[New, Controversial Standardized Test Starts in NJ]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 20:30:18 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000006293374_1200x675_406932035705.jpg There's been a lot of debate over new standardized school tests in New Jersey, but districts began administering them Monday and faced relatively little protest. Jen Maxfield reports.]]> <![CDATA[MTA to NYers: Stop Putting Slushy Boots on Bus Seats]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 20:31:36 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/mta+bus+etiquette.jpg The MTA’s courtesy campaign -– led by the now renowned plea for no more "manspreading" on the subway -- is making its way to city buses. Roseanne Colletti reports.]]> <![CDATA[New Cellphone Policy Goes Into Effect in NYC Schools]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 20:29:33 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000006293515_1200x675_406880323684.jpg A longtime ban on cellphones in New York City public schools has been lifted. Lori Bordonaro has more.]]> <![CDATA[Homicides, Shootings Up in NYC; Pot Blamed: NYPD]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 20:28:54 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/nypd+crime+states+feb+2015.jpg Homicides and shootings are up in New York City this year, NYPD officials announced Monday, and authorities say many of them are related to marijuana deals. Andrew Siff has more.]]> <![CDATA[ISIS Allegedly Threatens Twitter Co-Founder]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 20:27:49 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/twitter+isis.jpg Twitter confirms its security team is working with law enforcement officials to investigate the alleged threat. Jonathan Dienst reports]]> <![CDATA[Choosing a Heating Oil Contract]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 20:26:59 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/208*120/baqueroheatingoil.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero explains how capped heating oil contracts work.]]> <![CDATA[Dramatic Video Shows Deli Stabbing Brawl; 7 Sought by Police]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 20:26:38 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/deli+brawl+bronx.jpg Authorities say two women and five men attacked the three male victims following a verbal dispute at a deli on Castle Hill Avenue in Parkchester early Sunday. Stacey Bell reports]]> <![CDATA[Jewelry Trends]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 13:59:46 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/Jewelry+Trends_NY+Live.jpg Lilliana Vazquez visits celebrity stylist, Pamela Watson at Baublebar to find out about the latest jewelry trends.

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<![CDATA[GG Reza on Shahs of Sunset New Season]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 13:50:33 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000006293391_1200x675_406579267734.jpg GG Reza on Shahs of Sunset New Season]]> <![CDATA[Something Stinks in Kentucky, City Officials Say]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 12:41:22 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/NC_louisvillesmell0302001_700x394.jpg City officials are investigating a foul odor lingering over Louisville, Kentucky. Natalia Martinez reports.]]> <![CDATA[Town Used as "Walking Dead" Set Now Up for Auction on eBay]]> Tue, 03 Mar 2015 03:47:50 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/160*120/NC_townforsale0302001_mezzn.jpg Downtown Grantville, Georgia, once used as a set for "The Walking Dead," is available now on eBay. Ryan Kruger reports.]]> <![CDATA[Wintry Weather Creates Mess for NJ Drivers]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 01:47:28 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/winter+nj.jpg Another blast of winter weather struck the tri-state region Sunday, prompting anxiety for motorists in New Jersey. Michael George reports.]]> <![CDATA[Driver, Passenger Turn Themselves in After Truck Goes Through Ice in NJ]]> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 18:39:18 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000006277669_1200x675_406212675904.jpg Two men face criminal charges in connection with an intensive search by police, firefighters and the U.S. Coast Guard for a pickup truck that cracked through the ice and sank in a southern New Jersey river, authorities said.]]> <![CDATA[Climb to The Top of 30 Rock]]> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 09:30:30 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000006277204_1200x675_406071875936.jpg Today, 1,500 men and women are climbing up the steps of 30 Rockefeller Plaza in support of the National MS Society. Alicia Haelen and Liz Samurovich discuss the importance of this cause.]]> <![CDATA[Positively Black: NY Red Bulls]]> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 09:30:31 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000006277165_1200x675_406071875872.jpg The NY Red Bulls are gearing up for their 20th season this Spring. And one of the men behind the team, Ali Curtis, is making some history of his own. Our Tracie Strahan has more in this morning's Positively Black]]> <![CDATA[Ex-Knick Anthony Mason Dies at 48]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 23:20:04 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/160*210/Mason6.jpg Anthony Mason, one of the Knicks’ most popular players of the 1990s who had one All-Star season during a 13-year pro career, has died following a massive heart attack, the team said Saturday. He was 48.

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<![CDATA[Produce Pete: Cabbage]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 23:28:25 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/022815pete+copy.jpg Produce Pete joins Weekend Today in New York to talk about cabbage. Visit ProducePete.com for more info.]]> <![CDATA[Visiones: Latin Jazz Festival]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 07:35:29 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000006272545_1200x675_405851715622.jpg Lynda Baquero is joined by saxophonist Yosvany Terry to talk about the latin jazz festival at the 92nd street YMCA. Visit www.92Y.org or www.YosvanyTerry.com for more info.]]> <![CDATA[Pet Profiles: Cats and Dogs]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 07:30:28 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000006272547_1200x675_405851715623.jpg Gus Rosendale is joined by Nancy Notaro and David Glicksman from New York City Animal Care and Control to talk about whether cats and dogs can get along. Visit NYCACC.org for more info.]]> <![CDATA[Driver Used Wooden Passenger to Drive in HOV Lane Because "He Couldn't Afford to Be Late to His New Job": Police]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 23:10:26 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000006267761_1200x675_405783107852.jpg A Long Island man allegedly used a wooden figure in a hooded sweatshirt to drive solo in the Long Island Expressway's HOV lane because, he told officers, he was late to his new job, police said. News 4's Brynn Gingras reports.]]> <![CDATA[Girl Walking on Street Forced Into Alley, Raped: NYPD]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 21:42:09 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/rape-suspect-BX-0227.jpg The 12-year-old girl had stepped off the bus at about 6 p.m. to walk home after a tutoring session when the suspect accosted her and grabbed her arm near East Tremont Avenue and Southern Boulevard near the Cross Bronx Expressway, the girl's mother told NBC 4 New York. Lori Bordonaro reports.]]> <![CDATA[Ex-Ranger Mike Richter Talks Concussions]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 21:41:30 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/mike+richter.jpg Mike Richter's career ended in 2003 after suffering two concussions. Now he's working to raise awareness of the dangers. He shares his story with John Chandler.]]> <![CDATA[Rockland County's Oldest Couple Marks Major Milestone]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 22:00:42 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/oldest+couple+rockland.jpg Rockland County's oldest couple is about to mark a milestone -- and the lovebirds have some lessons for all of us. Sheldon Dutes reports]]> <![CDATA[Kean University Sends 3,000 Acceptance Notices in Error]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 18:53:31 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000006265635_1200x675_405680707911.jpg A computer error at New Jersey's Kean University sent acceptance notices to nearly 3,000 students -- some who never even applied to the school. Brian Thompson has more.]]> <![CDATA[Cruise Ship Rescue on NY Harbor]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 18:52:48 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/cruise+ship+passenger+rescued.jpg An FDNY marine unit was called to a cruise ship on the New York Harbor to respond to a sick passenger on board in a rescue captured by Chopper 4 cameras Friday.]]> <![CDATA[NYPD Detective Killed in Wrong-Way Crash]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 18:52:15 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/nypd+detective+killed+wrong+way+crash.jpg An NYPD detective on his way to work in Queens was killed in a wrong-way crash on a Westchester highway early Friday that backed up traffic for hours, and the 46-year-old officer's wife was tragically stuck in the jam as she tried to take the couple's teenage daughter to school, officials and relatives say. Andrew Siff has more.]]> <![CDATA[The Good Fight: Runway of Dreams]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 18:49:38 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/good+fight+2+27.jpg A New Jersey mother of a boy with muscular dystrophy is trying to find a way to design clothing that accommodates children who, as she says, are differently abled. Pat Battle has the latest Good Fight. ]]> <![CDATA[Driver Used Wooden Dummy to Drive in HOV Lane: Police]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 18:51:20 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Fake+passenger.JPG A Long Island man allegedly used a wooden figure in a hooded sweatshirt to get away with driving solo in the Long Island Expressway's HOV lane, police said. Greg Cergol reports.]]> <![CDATA[Freebie Friday 2/27/15]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 18:45:56 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/189*120/227freebie.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero has the best freebies of the week!]]> <![CDATA[Teenage Daughters Killed by Retired Cop Father in Murder-Suicide Remembered for Their Smiles at Funeral]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 14:25:44 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000006266674_1200x675_405540931569.jpg Funeral services were held Friday for Eighteen-year-old Alissa Hochman and her younger sister, thirteen-year-old Deanna. News 4's Sheldon Dutes reports.]]> <![CDATA[Shawn Ashmore On The New Season of "The Following"]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 14:01:43 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/189*120/shawn+ashmore.png Actor Shawn Ashmore stops by to chat about the new season of the hit show "The Following," the exciting new cast members, and if he will be returning as Iceman in the latest installment of "X-Men."]]> <![CDATA[Kal Penn on "Battle Creek" & "Big Picture"]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 14:00:36 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/194*120/kal+penn.png Actor Kal Penn stops by to chat about his new shows "Battle Creek," and "Big Picture" as well as his trip to India with the President and if there is a "Harold & Kumar" reunion in the works.]]> <![CDATA[Log Cabin Reported as Stolen Mysteriously Found Half Mile Away]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 13:38:52 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/NC_cabinfound0227001_700x394.jpg Oregon authorities say a log cabin reported as stolen has been found, and now four people are claiming ownership. Lyle Ahrens reports.]]> <![CDATA[New Interactive Toys Collect Data as Your Kids Play With Them]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 13:38:21 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/NC_toyspies0226001_700x394.jpg New interactive toys, like a "Hello Barbie" doll Mattel revealed that uses Siri-like technology, collect data as your children play with them. Mark Barger reports.]]>