<![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 Tue, 30 Sep 2014 11:54:58 -0400 Tue, 30 Sep 2014 11:54:58 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Father and Sons Get a New Kitchen]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 11:48:09 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/212*120/GTTR-Allen-Promo.jpg This week on an all-new George To The Rescue, George gut-renovates a kitchen for a single father and his sons. Check local listings for air times in your area. ]]> <![CDATA[I-Team: New Jersey Lawmakers Have Staffers Cast Their Votes]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:15:29 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/211*120/nj+lawmakers+staffers+cast+votes.JPG When lawmakers vote on bills, you might expect that they are physically in the state house chamber listening to debate and pushing the "yea" or "nay" button. But that's not always the case. Chris Glorioso reports.]]> <![CDATA[Chelsea Clinton, Baby Leave Hospital]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:14:34 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/chelsea+baby+leave.jpg Chelsea Clinton, her husband Marc Mezvinsky and her parents Bill and Hilary are seen leaving Lenox Hill Hospital in Manhattan Monday after the former first daughter gave birth to her first child, Charlotte.

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<![CDATA[Neil Diamond Holds Surprise Concert at Brooklyn High School]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:13:58 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Neil-Diamond-Brooklyn-Concert.jpg People lined up when word got out that legendary singer Neil Diamond was hosting a free pop-up concert at his alma mater, Erasmus Hall High School in Flatbush, Brooklyn. Gus Rosendale reports.]]> <![CDATA[Police: Man Shot by Cop in Bronx]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:13:35 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000004978904_1200x675_335345731708.jpg Police say a man was shot in the arm by a police officer in the Bronx Monday evening. Checkey Beckford reports.]]> <![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.

<![CDATA[Chinese American: Exclusion/Inclusion]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:13:26 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000004979225_1200x675_335294019696.jpg Marci Reaven, vice president for history exhibitions at the New York Historical Society, joins Roseanne Colletti to talk about the society's new exhibit celebrating the legacy of Chinese in the United States, "Chinese American: Exclusion/Inclusion."]]> <![CDATA[City Rolls Out New Plans to Reduce Homeless Population]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:12:57 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000004974134_1200x675_335197251789.jpg Mayor de Blasio's administration is rolling out some new plans that it hopes will reduce the number of families sleeping in the homeless shelter system. Melissa Russo reports.]]> <![CDATA[Wandering Bear Returns to NJ Neighborhood]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:12:25 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/IMG952014092995070943.jpg Outdoor recess was canceled again Monday at the Theunis Dey Elementary School in Wayne, New Jersey, as a black bear wandered through the neighborhood for the second time in two weeks. Jen Maxfield reports.]]> <![CDATA[Blown Fire Tire Shatters Storefront, Hurts 3: FDNY]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:12:13 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/fdny+blown+tire+shatters+glass.jpg A tire from an FDNY truck blew suddenly Monday afternoon, and the pressure from the tire shattered a nearby storefront window on the Lower East Side, injuring several bystanders, officials say. Stacey Bell reports.]]> <![CDATA[Grand Jury Begins Hearing Eric Garner Case Evidence]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:11:33 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000004978598_1200x675_335148099771.jpg An advance copy obtained by NBC 4 New York of a report from the Civilian Complaint Review Board is highly critical of the NYPD's use of chokeholds, which are not permitted under department policy. Andrew Siff previewed the report.]]> <![CDATA[Apartment Buildings Evacuated After Garbage Truck Fire]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:11:06 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/garbage+truck+fire+jersey+city.jpg Several homes in New Jersey were evacuated early Monday when a garbage truck burst into flames, people living in the area said. Tracie Strahan reports.]]> <![CDATA[Meredith Vieira: My Bad Hair Day Was a Blessing]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:10:43 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/212*120/TS-Meredith-Vieira.jpg Meredith Vieira joins Cat Greenleaf on the stoop and talks about milestones in her career and her new show "The Meredith Vieira Show" on NBC.]]> <![CDATA[SchoolBook Service Walks Parents Through Admissions Process]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:10:07 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000004978597_1200x675_335141955610.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. Melissa Russo has more on some of the challenges facing middle school parents.]]> <![CDATA[Cop Slashed With Steak Knife, Suspect Shot in Plaza: Authorities]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:08:42 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/asbury+park+shooting+stabbing.jpg A New Jersey police officer was slashed with a steak knife while responding to a domestic violence call in a busy commercial district Monday morning, officials say. The suspect was later shot by another officer. Brian Thompson reports. ]]> <![CDATA[Tim Gunn Gives Some Serious Fashion Advice]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:06:39 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/212*120/TS-Tim-Gunn.jpg Tim Gunn discusses Project Runway and its 13-season run and reveals the one clothing item (for men and women) that he thinks should be wiped off the face of the earth.]]> <![CDATA[FDNY Captain Accused of Molesting Boys in California]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:06:07 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/wilbert+riera+fire+captain+arrested.jpg A veteran FDNY captain has been charged with molesting two young boys while he was in California earlier this month, according to a criminal complaint. Lori Bordonaro reports.]]> <![CDATA[NYPD Issuing More Tickets to Cyclists in Central Park]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:05:47 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/cyclists+ticketed+central+park+copy.jpg The number of summonses issued to cyclists at Central Park has risen dramatically over the last year. Marc Santia reports.]]> <![CDATA[Tony Goldwyn on "Scandal" and Relationships]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:05:22 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/212*120/TS-Tony-Goldwyn.jpg Tony Goldwyn known as Fitz or President Grant on "Scandal" talks about playing the role. ]]> <![CDATA[Gun Found Outside NY Middle School: Officials]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 08:59:49 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/gun+found+school+grounds.jpg Police are investigating after a handgun was found on the grounds of a Long Island middle school Monday morning. Greg Cergol reports.]]> <![CDATA[Beware of Fees for Free Government Money]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:05:36 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/160*120/BAQUEROTUITION.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero has a warning about free government grant money.]]> <![CDATA[Andie MacDowell Talks "Cedar Cove"]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 08:58:52 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/212*120/TS-Andie-Macdowell.jpg Andie MacDowell shares her secrets to memorizing scripts and talks about starring in Hallmark's first scripted series "Cedar Cove."]]> <![CDATA[Eric Dane: I Start Every Day With an Apology]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 08:58:37 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/212*120/TS-Eric-Dane.jpg Eric Dane joins Cat Greenleaf on the stoop to talk selfies, family life and his new action film "The Last Ship."]]> <![CDATA[SchoolBook Service Walks Parents Through Admissions Process]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 19:52:13 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/classroom-generic722x406.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.

The service is available in both English and Spanish.

Parents can sign up here for English:

And here for Spanish:

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<![CDATA[Ralph Lauren's New Coffee Shop]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 08:58:06 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/189*120/Screen+Shot+2014-09-29+at+2.49.38+PM.png Ralph Lauren has a new flagship store and a brand new blend. Lauren Scala got a first look at the new store and coffee shop.]]> <![CDATA[Mario Lopez Talks New Book and "Extra"]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 08:57:28 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/MarioLopez.jpg Mario Lopez stops by the studio to talk about his new book "Just Between Us," his family's influence on his life, past romances and George Clooney's wedding.

Photo Credit: New York Live]]>
<![CDATA[Beauty Flaw Fixers]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 08:57:01 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/BeautyFlaws.jpg We all have imperfections that we want to improve. Thanks to some new products, it's easier than ever to fix your beauty flaws. Beauty expert Rebekah George shows us some great options.

Photo Credit: New York Live]]>
<![CDATA[Woman Fights Off Rape Attempt in Brooklyn: NYPD]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:28:04 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000004972068_1200x675_334838851581.jpg Police say a woman fought off a man who pushed her up against a wall and tried to rape her in Brooklyn early Sunday.]]> <![CDATA[3 Charged in Connection With Anti-Gay Attack in Brooklyn]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:27:53 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Hate-Crime-Attack-Brooklyn-NY-0928.jpg Two men and a teenage boy have been arrested in connection with an anti-gay attack in Brooklyn that left a 22-year-old man with a gunshot wound, authorities said. Michael George reports.]]> <![CDATA[Thousands Participate in Tunnel to Towers Run]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:27:43 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/tunnels+to+towers+run.jpg Thousands of people particpated in the 13th annual Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Run Sunday. Danielle Elias reports.]]> <![CDATA[Teen Fatally Stabbed in Bronx]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:27:27 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/092814stabbings.jpeg A teenager was stabbed to death in the Bronx after a disagreement at a house party, a witness said. Michael George reports.

Photo Credit: Danielle Elias]]>
<![CDATA[Yankee Fans Say Goodbye to the Captain]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:26:54 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/jeter+last+game.jpg It's now official, Derek Jeter has played his last game with the New York Yankees. For many fans watching him walk off the field, Sunday was tough and emotional. Ida Siegal reports.

Photo Credit: AP]]>
<![CDATA[FDNY Captain Arrested on Child Sex Crime Warrant]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:26:21 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/092814fdnycapt.JPG An FDNY captain has been arrested on a felony warrant out of Los Angeles for sexual crimes against children. Michael George reports.]]> <![CDATA[Positively Black: LaQuan Smith]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:26:03 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/092814pos.JPG Talented designer LaQuan Smith discusses being a young black fashion designer in New York.]]> <![CDATA[Woman Targeted in Upper West Side Sex Attack]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:24:47 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/092714sexattack.JPG Police are searching for a man who pushed his way into an Upper West Side apartment and sexually assaulted a woman, authorities said. Michael George reports.]]> <![CDATA[Man Shot Near Van Wyck Expressway in Queens: FDNY]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:24:30 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/van+wyck+chase+shooting.jpg A man was shot on a busy road off the Van Wyck Expressway in Queens Friday night after a chase that ended with his car smashed up on the sidewalk, authorities and witnesses say. Brynn Gingras reports.]]> <![CDATA[Owner of "ISIS Hookah" Lounge Won't Change Name]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:24:14 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/isis+hookah+lounge.jpg What's in a name? Everything, if your businesses is called the ISIS Hookah Lounge. Michael George reports.]]> <![CDATA[Fire Breaks Out in Hoarder's Apartment, Rips Through Roof: FDNY]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:23:53 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000004963161_1200x675_334159427931.jpg A three-alarm blaze that tore through several floors and up through the roof of an apartment building in Harlem started in a hoarder's apartment, complicating efforts to contain the fast-moving blaze, authorities say. Checkey Beckford reports.]]> <![CDATA[MTA Capital Plan Review]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:23:20 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000004963654_1200x675_334123075610.jpg Denise Richardson, executive director at the General Contractors Association of New York, Inc., speaks with Contessa Brewer about the new five-year MTA capital plan.]]> <![CDATA[Fiesta Family Festival at the Met]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:22:59 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000004963664_1200x675_334121539912.jpg Grisel Pren, captain and teaching artist with Calpulli Danza Mexicana, and Donna Williams, chief audience development officer, speak with Contessa Brewer about the Fiesta Family Festival at the Met.]]> <![CDATA[Learn About NYC's Walk4Hearing]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:22:38 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000004963661_1200x675_334122563572.jpg Suzanne D'Amico, the northeast region Walk4Hearing coordinator and chair of the NYC Walk4Hearing, and Anna Bella D'Amico, team captain of Anna Bella's Hot Chili Steppers, talk with Contessa Brewer about the Hearing Loss Association of America's New York City Walk4Hearing.]]> <![CDATA[Security Still High on NYC Subways After Threat Rumor Debunked]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:22:06 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/subway+security+terror+scare.jpg Security remains stepped up across New York City, even though officials say they still have no new threat information about the trains or subways after the Iraqi's prime minister claimed such a threat did exist. Jonathan Dienst reports.]]> <![CDATA[Bloody Cab Ticketed Hours After Driver Stabbed: Union]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:21:46 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/livery+cab+stab+victim+copy1.jpg A parking ticket was issued to a bloody livery cab in Queens, hours after the driver was stabbed multiple times, the New York State Federation of Taxi Drivers said. Marc Santia reports.

Photo Credit: NYSFTD/NYPD]]>
<![CDATA[NY Soldier Gets Special Homecoming]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:20:47 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/elmonst+soldier+honored.jpg The town of Elmont welcomed the return of Jason Scarlata from his fifth tour of duty with a high honor. Greg Cergol has more on the special homecoming for the local soldier.]]> <![CDATA[Postal Carrier Accused of Hoarding 40,000 Pieces of Mail]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:20:23 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/mail+hoarder.jpg A New York City postal carrier is accused of failing to deliver more than 40,000 pieces of mail, some dating to 2005. Lori Bordonaro reports.]]> <![CDATA[Councilwoman Takes Seaside Shore Plea to YouTube]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:20:06 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/councilwoman+rant+sandy.jpg It's now year two of a massive reconstruction of Route 35 along a critical section of the Jersey Shore. But merchants are crying foul, saying the work resumed too early. Now they're taking their complaints to YouTube. New Jersey Reporter Brian Thompson has the story from down the shore.]]> <![CDATA[911 Calls in Deadly Bear Attack]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:19:28 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/bear+attack+nj.jpg The friends who got separated from a Rutgers student while hiking in a New Jersey nature preserve called 911 in a panic, telling the dispatcher they had just been chased by a black bear and couldn't locate their friend, who was later found dead. Checkey Beckford reports.

Photo Credit: NBC 4 New York]]>
<![CDATA[Brides Against Domestic Violence March]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:17:45 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/brides+against+domestic+violence.jpg Contessa Brewer has the story of a march that has taken place for more than a decade, raising awareness for domestic violence.]]>