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Kittens Graduate From ASPCA Nursery



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<![CDATA[Flaming, Overturned Semi Snarls Traffic on NJ Turnpike]]> Wed, 24 Aug 2016 06:51:16 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/flaming+semi+nj.jpg A tractor trailer truck overturned and burst into flames in the northbound local lanes of the New Jersey Turnpike near Bergen on Wednesday morning. Police say a call came in around 4:27 a.m. At one point, the truck was completely engulfed in fire and blocking all of the local lanes. Northbound traffic was forced to use the express lanes. Debris also spilled onto the roadway. No injuries were reported.]]> <![CDATA[XXX Furniture Comes to Times Square]]> Wed, 24 Aug 2016 06:45:22 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000012827218_1200x675_749765699538.jpg The family and tourist-friendly Times Square area is going XXX. Not the old days of XXX but three X-shaped loungers. Visitors can lay back and look at the skyscrapers from the four-person recliners. The display is called XXX TIMES SQUARE WITH LOVE and is a wink and a nod to the old days, when adult theaters lined the Crossroads of the World.]]> <![CDATA[Massive Earthquake Rocks Central Italy, Killing at Least 37]]> Wed, 24 Aug 2016 05:54:59 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000012826147_1200x675_749741123734.jpg An earthquake hit central Italy early Wednesday, collapsing homes as residents slept and reportedly killing at least 37 people. The quake hit near Norcia and was felt about 100 miles away in Rome. There have been nearly 40 aftershocks.]]> <![CDATA[6 People Rescued From Yonkers Fire]]> Wed, 24 Aug 2016 04:45:26 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000012825372_1200x675_749718083549.jpg Six people had to be rescued after they were trapped in a flaming apartment building in Yonkers. Brian Thompson reports.]]> <![CDATA[Cadillac Driver Slams Into Sign With Large Yellow Arrows]]> Wed, 24 Aug 2016 04:59:05 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000012824923_1200x675_749701187583.jpg A Massachusetts driver crashed into a MassDOT arrow board in the Ted Williams Tunnel in Boston on Monday night. The board was among other items that were struck by the driver as part of a work zone set up for road repair. A 60-year-old Lynn, Massachusetts, man in a Cadillac drove into the sign and suffered minor injuries. He was taken to the hospital and there were no injuries to the work crew. The motorist was summonsed to court for motor vehicle charges.]]> <![CDATA[School Leader Says Not to Call Students 'Boys and Girls']]> Wed, 24 Aug 2016 03:51:58 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/NC_students0823_1920x1080.jpg Teachers at Albuquerque's Carlos Rey Elementary School are in a tough situation after their assistant principal told them to stop calling their students as "boys and girls." Rev. Adelious D. Smith says the policy "makes no sense at all," while Adrien Lawyer at the Transgender Resource Center says the move helps address "all the gendered language we use all day, every day and whether or not we really have to do that."

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<![CDATA[Cat Adopts Cute Baby Monkey]]> Wed, 24 Aug 2016 03:18:27 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/cat+monkey.jpg A 16-year-old cat has adopted a baby monkey which was abandoned by its mother in a Russian zoo. The mother of the three-week-old squirrel monkey refused to carry him on her back - which would have been essential for it to survive the first months of its life. The director of Tyumen Zoo carried out an experiment and introduced him to her cat who has never had babies of her own. The cat surprisingly adopted the monkey and the animals have been living together ever since.

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<![CDATA[Toddler Pot Video Leads to Arrests]]> Wed, 24 Aug 2016 02:58:26 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/NC_pottoddler0823_1920x1080.jpg Idaho authorities arrested two women after video showing them blowing marijuana smoke into a toddler's face surfaced on Facebook.

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<![CDATA[Baseball Legend Doc Gooden Appears in Public, Denies Relapse]]> Wed, 24 Aug 2016 01:19:42 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/226*120/DOC+GOODEN+APPEARS.jpg Former Mets and Yankees pitcher Doc Gooden was out in public this week, appearing to sign autographs at Roosevelt Field's Steiner Sports Store on Long Island. It was the first time he has been seen since former teammate Darryl Strawberry set off a firestorm of concern that Gooden was hooked on drugs again. Gooden broke his silence on the radio with Joe Piscopo, saying "the Darryl thing hurt me a lot." Stefan Holt reports.]]> <![CDATA[Crime Prevention Tips Convicted Burglars Would Give Their Moms]]> Wed, 24 Aug 2016 07:18:11 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000012822688_1200x675_749618755817.jpg What would burglars tell their own mothers to keep their homes safe? In the last installment of an unprecedented crime prevention project, Chris Glorioso asks convicted burglars their advice for keeping intruders out of your home.]]> <![CDATA[Boyfriend Arrested in Killing of Bronx Woman]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 23:45:53 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/BOYFRIEND+CONFESSES+GIRLFRIEND.jpg A Bronx man has been arrested in the killing of his girlfriend, more than a month after she went missing and whose body remains unaccounted for, police say. Ray Villeda reports.]]> <![CDATA[Suspicious Powder Found Near World Trade Center]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 23:36:21 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000012822617_1200x675_749592131802.jpg Tests were being done on suspicious powder found in an envelope at a mail room near the World Trade Center, sources said.]]> <![CDATA[NJ Family Awakened by Creeping Burglar]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 23:41:12 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/burglar+creeping.jpg The burglar ran off after being confronted but the family is still shaken. Checkey Beckford reports.]]> <![CDATA[What to Do When You Encounter Burglars in Your Home]]> Wed, 24 Aug 2016 07:12:29 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/burglars+reveal+secrets+part+3.jpg In an unprecedented crime prevention project, the I-Team sent surveys to hundreds of convicted burglars in New York and New Jersey, asking them questions about how they picked their targets, broke into homes and what residents can do to stop them. Here's part 3 of the series, by Sarah Wallace. See the rest of the series here.]]> <![CDATA[Smartphone Apps Help Women Walk Without Fear]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 20:34:31 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/walking+safety+apps.jpg How an app for your smartphone could have you or a loved one walking without fear. Marc Santia reports.]]> <![CDATA[Thief Snatches Necklace From Elderly Woman in the Bronx]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 19:09:37 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/suspect+elderly+woman+robbed+bronx.jpg The search is on for a man who preyed on an elderly woman in the Bronx. Lori Bordonaro reports.]]> <![CDATA[Six Murders in 72 Hours Plague Newark]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 18:51:42 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/newark+shooting8.jpg Newark residents are concerned after six murders in 72 hours. The most recent shooting left a man dead and a pregnant woman injured. Michael George reports.]]> <![CDATA[Thief Snatches Necklace From Elderly Woman in the Bronx]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 18:09:37 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000012821371_1200x675_749420099659.jpg The search is for a man who preyed on an elderly woman in the Bronx. Lori Bordonaro reports]]> <![CDATA[Man Accused of Killing Girlfriend; Police Searching for Body]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 18:39:57 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/juana+alvarez1.jpg A mystery in the Bronx where a woman went missing and her boyfriend is now accused of killing her after allegedly admitting the murder to a friend. But police are still searching for the victim’s body. Wale Aliyu reports.]]> <![CDATA[Family Calls For Change After Deadly L.I.E. Crash]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 18:32:35 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/lie+cable+barrier+incidents.jpg The family of some of the victims from last weekends deadly crash on Long Island say road condition, railings, and steel plates may have contributed to the accident. Marc Santia reports.]]> <![CDATA[Fishkill Causing Quite a Stench In NJ Community]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 18:27:00 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/dead+fish+keansburg.jpg Thousands of dead bunker fish appear in a marina and beach in Keansburg, NJ. Gus Rosendale reports.]]> <![CDATA[Final Five Take NYC]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 18:18:40 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AP_16236682575231.jpg The golden Final Five U.S. women's gymnastics team is taking New York City by storm. John Chandler reports.

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<![CDATA[NYPD Legend Mourned in Services at St. Pat's]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 20:39:53 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/nypd+john+timoney+funeral+service.jpg Funeral service for former NYPD First Deputy Commissioner John Timoney were held at St. Patrick's Cathedral Tuesday. Timoney started his career as a beat cop in the Bronx in 1969, then quickly moved up the department ranks, becoming first deputy commissioner in 1994. He also served as police commissioner in Philadelphia and police chief in Miami. Timoney died last week after a battle with lung cancer. He was 68.]]> <![CDATA[Mom Crusading for Better Meningitis Protection]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 17:48:25 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000012816004_1200x675_749405763932.jpg Patti Wukovits lost her daughter to bacterial meningitis and says she was unaware her daughter's vaccination did not protect her against that strain. Roseanne Colletti reports.]]> <![CDATA['Playboy Mansion-Like Cult': Ex-Fox News Host Andrea Tantaros Files Lawsuit Against Roger Ailes, Others]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 17:36:26 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000012816923_1200x675_749397571713.jpg Former Fox News host Andrea Tantaros has charged in a lawsuit she was sexually harassed by former network chief Roger Ailes and other top executives. News 4's Andrew Siff reports.]]> <![CDATA[Final Five Gymnastics Team Appear on Top of Empire State Building]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 16:18:28 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000012819815_1200x675_749329475550.jpg The gold medal-winning U.S. women's gymnastics team visited the Empire State Building Tuesday morning as they began a celebratory tour of their Olympics triumph.]]> <![CDATA[Thousands of Dead Fish Found Floating in NJ Bay]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 15:45:29 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000012819238_1200x675_749305411587.jpg Thousands of Dead Fish Found Floating in NJ Bay]]> <![CDATA[Buddy Valastro On "Cake Boss" New Season]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 15:17:25 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/207*120/CAKE+BOSS+WEB.JPG Buddy Valastro stops by to show us some easy apple back to school cupcakes and talk about season 8 of "Cake Boss."]]> <![CDATA[Henry Winkler on "Better Late Than Never"]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 15:10:54 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/210*120/HENRY+WEB.JPG Henry Winkler stops by to talk about his great new show "Better Late Than Never" where we follow him on a crazy adventure to Asia with George Foreman, Terry Bradshaw, William Shatner, and Jeff Dye. ]]> <![CDATA[Mom, Son Left Dangling on Bridge Saved in Dramatic Rescue]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 13:12:14 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/NC_caroverbridge0822_1920x1080.jpg Florida rescue workers save mother and son after crash leaves car dangling from bridge.

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<![CDATA[Penguin Uses Webbed Feet to Make Art]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 13:13:21 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Penguin_Showcases_Art_USE_THIS_ONE_1200x675_748768323606.jpg Penguin at the Great Plains Zoo in Sioux Falls, South Dakota creates a work of art with his webbed feet.

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<![CDATA[Dating App Eyed in Man's Murder]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 13:10:43 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/NC_datingappmurder0823_1500x845.jpg Police say a Florida man was killed after a woman used a dating app to gain his trust, survey his home and lead accomplices back to commit a robbery. WFLA's Melissa Marino reports.]]> <![CDATA[Window Washer Hurt in Fall at Midtown Building]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 12:27:29 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000012816438_1200x675_749160515886.jpg A window washer working on the 19th floor of a Manhattan building lost his balance and fell as many as three stories onto a scaffolding platform, hitting his head, according to witnesses and officials. Andrew Siff reports.]]> <![CDATA[Video Shows Young Man Robbing Gas Station Worker With Knife]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 11:54:29 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000012816075_1200x675_749141059746.jpg A young man brandishing a knife walks up behind a gas station employee and robs him, newly released video by police shows. Katherine Creag reports]]> <![CDATA[How Burglars Break Into Your Home]]> Wed, 24 Aug 2016 07:25:28 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000012813199_1200x675_749039171550.jpg In an unprecedented crime prevention project, the I-Team revealed how convicted burglars say they're getting into your homes. Now, NBC 4 New York's Chris Glorioso explains how you can keep them out.]]> <![CDATA[Man Holds Knife to Gas Station Employee, Steals $200]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 06:37:43 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/KNIFE+ROBBERY+BRONX1.jpg Video shows a man coming up behind a Bronx gas station employee and robbing him with a knife. Employees at the gas station say they're constantly in fear of being robbed. Katherine Creag reports.]]> <![CDATA[NYPD Releases New Video of Suspect in Prospect Park Assault]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 05:55:35 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/attempted+rape+prospect+new+video.jpg Police released new video Tuesday of a suspect wanted in an attempted rape in Prospect Park back in the spring of this year. Police say the man in the video is the man who tried to rape a 23-year-old woman as she went for a morning run in the park on April 20. The woman was thrown to the ground and held at knife-point by a stranger who tried to sexually assault her. She was able to fight him off. ]]> <![CDATA[Burglars Target Indonesian Consulate, Take off in Stolen Van]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 10:21:06 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/consulate+burglary.jpg Police say a man and a woman broke into the Indonesian Consulate on the Upper East Side and stole a number of valuables, including a van that they used as a getaway vehicle. ]]> <![CDATA[Man Dead, Woman Injured in Newark Shooting: Authorities]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 06:26:48 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000012809668_1200x675_748974659977.jpg A man was killed and a woman was injured in a shooting in Newark on Monday night, police say. The man was the sixth person to be shot in killed in Newark since Saturday morning. Brian Thompson reports.]]> <![CDATA[NY Boy Headed With Rare Disorder Headed to Vatican]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 07:45:40 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/NC_popeblessing0822_1920x10801.jpg Landon LaChance, 11, is a polite and friendly little boy with an incredible little soul, his mother says, a kid with a smile on his face every day. He's also a kid with a lot of faith in God. One of many things he loves to do is serve as an altar boy at Sacred Heart Church in Troy, New York."He's very involved in the church and he struggles," said Mary LaChance, Landon's mother. "He's had MRIs since he was two."Those MRIs are done to monitor Landon's neurofibromatosis, a rare, genetic disorder that causes his skin to change color, or causes non-cancerous tumors to form."I think he's just focusing on getting better and being normal," said Mary LaChance. "He's trying to be as normal as he can and he just wants to be free of the tumors and pray for a miracle."Landon received what his family views as a partial miracle at Sunday morning mass. He found out from the parish priest that his Make-A-Wish to be blessed by Pope Francis has been granted."It was a very hard decision to make," Landon said. "I wanted to go see the Pope and I wanted to see if this would help, getting blessed by the Pope."]]> <![CDATA[Bronx Veteran Desperate to Find Missing Dog]]> Mon, 22 Aug 2016 23:56:40 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/veteran+dog.jpg "Chulo" is John Nevarez's service dog. Someone walked away with him after he was left tied up outside a supermarket and now Nevarez is in a desperate search to get his dog back. Stefan Holt reports.]]> <![CDATA[X-Ray Tech Accused of Assaulting Patients]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 00:10:29 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/COLD+XRAY.jpg A former X-ray tech at Kings County Hospital in Brooklyn is accused of sexually assaulting two patients. Ray Villeda reports.]]> <![CDATA[Cop Catches Mom, Kids as They Escape NJ House Fire]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 06:32:26 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000012805394_1200x675_748873795588.jpg Four people, including two young girls and an infant boy, jumped from a second-floor window into the arms of a police officer when the family panicked over flames engulfing their home in Sayreville, New Jersey on Monday, officials say. Checkey Beckford reports.]]> <![CDATA[FDA Labels Deaths as Injuries]]> Mon, 22 Aug 2016 19:55:54 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/death+by+another+name+part+2.jpg A joint investigation by the I-Team and CNBC found more than 4,000 patient deaths have been classified as less serious events in FDA safety reports. It turns out health companies are allowed to label some fatalities as injuries. Chris Glorioso has more. ]]> <![CDATA[EpiPen Cost Skyrockets]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 15:09:46 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000012806017_1200x675_748758595841.jpg The price increase is alarming allergy sufferers, their families and their doctors. Dr. Stuart From, chief of allergy, Englewood Hospital and Hospital Center, helps explain in NBC 4 New York's Jen Maxfield report.]]>