<![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 Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:25:33 -0400 Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:25:33 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Nassau Hospital Workers Get Guidance on Ebola Protective Wear]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:15:45 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/ebola+medical+worker+suits.jpg Nassau County Medical Center is working to comply with the new guidelines the CDC will soon release about the type of protective clothing medical workers are required to wear while treating patients with Ebola. They may never have to treat an Ebola patient, but in case they do, Pei-Sze Cheng explains how they are preparing.]]> <![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[Police: Rape Attempt Suspect Linked to Second Assault]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:14:33 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005133904_1200x675_345483331556.jpg A 26-year-old Manhattan man accused of trying to rape a 20-year-old woman inside a building elevator in Stuyvesant Town after following her home last week has been charged with attempting to rape another woman over the summer. Checkey Beckford reports.]]> <![CDATA[Football Coaches Suspended as Hazing Details Emerge: Reports]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:14:04 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/sayreville+coach+suspended.jpg The coaches at the New Jersey high school that had its football season canceled amid hazing allegations that led to the arrests of seven players have been suspended, according to published reports. Brian Thompson reports.]]> <![CDATA[VP Biden Announces Plans to Fix Airports]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:12:46 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/cuomo+biden+nyc+airports.jpg Vice President Joe Biden, who infamously dubbed New York City's outdated LaGuardia Airport "a third-world country,'' joined Gov. Andrew Cuomo at a news conference Monday to tout plans to improve the region's airports. Rob Schmitt 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.

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<![CDATA[Former Paterson School Board Member Accused of Bringing Boy to Motel]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:49:48 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/vergara+motel+arrest.jpg A former Paterson school board member is accused of endangering the welfare of a child. Police say the man tried to lure a 12-year-old boy to a motel room without his parents' permission. Roseanne Colletti reports.]]> <![CDATA[Construction Workers Charged in Shoe Store Break-in]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:47:54 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/sneaker+store+rooftop+robbery.jpg Two construction workers are accused of being crafty and criminal-like at the same time. Police say they cut a hole in the roof in an attempt to rob a shoe store in Yonkers. Lori Bordonaro reports.]]> <![CDATA[Build It Back Progress Touted in Queens]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:46:16 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/build+it+back+queens.jpg Mayor De Blasio said the city's much criticized Build it Back program is finally working to healp Sandy victims. Marc Santia checks the numbers.]]> <![CDATA[NYPD: Stepdad Killed 3-Year-Old Over Soiled Diapers]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:44:44 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/jeida+torres+girl+beaten+death.jpg Police say the 5-year-old brother of a 3-year-old girl allegedly beaten to death by her stepfather at a Brooklyn homeless shelter gave detectives a detailed account of the assault, telling them the suspect banged his sister's head against a bed frame, then choked her after she soiled her diapers. Marc Santia reports.]]> <![CDATA[City Outlines Protection for Workers Against Ebola]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:26:37 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/ebola+specialized+training+nyc.jpg What's the city's strategy to keep workers safe from possible Ebola? Tracie Strahan has more from a meeting on the topic at City Hall.]]> <![CDATA[Pataki, Giuliani Join Protests Against Met Opera Production]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:19:11 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/met+opera+protest.jpg The "Death of Klinghoffer" is based on the 1985 murder of a disabled Jewish passenger, Leon Klinghoffer, on the Achille Lauro, an Italian cruise ship hijacked by four members of the Palestinian Liberation Front. The 69-year-old New York retiree was shot in his wheelchair and pushed overboard. The protesters say the production glorifies Palestinian terrorists. Ida Siegal reports.]]> <![CDATA[Rutgers Student Hospitalized After Assault, Robbery on Campus Sidewalk]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:17:04 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/rutgers+student+assault.jpg Police are searching for two suspects who assaulted and robbed a student on Rutgers University's New Brunswick campus. Jen Maxfield reports.]]> <![CDATA[WATCH: Cops Chase Carriage Horse Through Hell's Kitchen]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:26:56 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/runaway+horse1.jpg NBC 4 New York obtained video that shows police cars chasing a runaway carriage horse through Hell's Kitchen after it escaped the stables.]]> <![CDATA[NYCWFF Blue Moon Burger Bash 2014]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:02:16 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/203*120/burger+bash+2014.png Lauren Scala heads to the NYCWFF's Blue Moon Burger Bash to find out what makes one burger better than the next.]]> <![CDATA[Dramatic Video: Woman Attacked on Street]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:22:00 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/crownheightsattack_1200x675_345312835671.jpg Police are looking for three suspects who attacked a 21-year-old woman on a Brooklyn street earlier this month, breaking her nose and dragging her on the sidewalk before robbing her and running off.]]> <![CDATA["In the Kitchen" with Kris Jenner]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:23:32 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/KrisJenner2.jpg Kris Jenner stops by the studio to talk about her new book "In the Kitchen with Kris," cooking for her family and producing her new show "Kourtney and Khloe Take The Hamptons."

Photo Credit: New York Live]]>
<![CDATA[Richard Marx on New Album and NYC Concert]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:32:46 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/RichardMarx1.jpg Richard Marx stops by the studio to talk about his album "Beautiful Goodbye," making his new album the sexiest one yet and co-writing a song with Daisy Fuentes.

Photo Credit: New York Live]]>
<![CDATA[3-Year-Old Girl Killed, 5-Year-Old Brother Hurt at Brooklyn Homeless Shelter]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:00:42 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Bushwick+Brooklyn+Girl+Beating+Jeida+Torres.jpg A 3-year-old girl is dead after being found bruised and unconscious in a Brooklyn homeless shelter near her injured 5-year-old brother, police said. Lori Bordonaro reports.]]> <![CDATA[38-Year-Old Woman Stabbed to Death in Brooklyn]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:00:21 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/woman-shot-death-ny.jpg A 38-year-old woman died after she was stabbed several times in Brooklyn Sunday evening, police said. Sheldon Dutes reports.]]> <![CDATA[2 Stabbed in Bronx, 1 With Machete]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:00:09 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/101814machete.jpg Authorities are searching for an assailant who stabbed a man with a machete early Saturday in the Bronx, less than two miles from a separate stabbing that killed a man, police said. Sheldon Dutes reports.]]> <![CDATA[Arrest in 9/11 Memorial Vandalism: Police]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:07:16 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/101814sept11.JPG A man was arrested Saturday in connection with the vandalism of a 9/11 memorial in Brooklyn, police said. Tracie Strahan reports.]]> <![CDATA[NYC Liberians Fear Discrimination Over Ebola]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:59:35 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/101814ebola.JPG Several leaders in a Staten Island neighborhood that's home to a large Liberian community said Friday they are concerned about discrimination amid Ebola fears. Michael George reports.]]> <![CDATA[Man Follows Woman Home, Tries to Rape Her in Elevator: Police]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:58:20 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005118118_1200x675_344455235674.jpg Police are looking for a man they say followed a 20-year-old woman into her Stuyvesant Town apartment building and tried to rape her in an elevator early Friday. Sheldon Dutes reports.]]> <![CDATA[Thief Chased by Car Owner Crashes, Hurts 2: Police]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:58:01 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005119797_1200x675_344438851868.jpg A wild chase between a car thief and the car's owner on the streets of New Brunswick, New Jersey, took out several cars along the way, including police vehicles, and injured two people, police say. Brian Thompson reports.]]> <![CDATA[Cabbie Who Ran Over Boy's Head in Manhattan Charged]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:55:00 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/cooper-stock-taxi.jpg The cabbie who hit and killed a 9-year-old boy crossing the street near his Upper West Side home earlier this year faces charges in the child's death, according to a criminal complaint. Lori Bordonaro reports.]]> <![CDATA[Bikers Killed in 30-Foot Plunge Off Expressway: NYPD]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:51:33 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Gowanus-Brooklyn-Crash-NYPD.jpg Two people were killed early Friday when the motorcycle on which they were riding slammed into a concrete barrier on an elevated expressway in Brooklyn, flinging them off the side of the highway and onto the ground more than 30 feet below, police say. Katherine Creag reports.]]> <![CDATA[Farm Sanctuary: Changing Hearts and Minds about Animals and Food]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:50:32 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005119285_1200x675_344398915900.jpg Gene Baur, president and co-founder of Farm Sanctuary, joins Contessa Brewer to talk about his campaign to raise awareness about abuse in industrialized factory farming and the system of cheap food production.]]> <![CDATA[Staten Island Hospitals Prepared for Possible Ebola Case]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 20:59:11 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005117654_1200x675_344347204000.jpg Health officials discussed the dangers of the virus and how to prepare if it hits our area. Roseanne Colletti reports]]> <![CDATA[NY State Senate Health Committee Discuss Ebola Preparedness]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 20:57:32 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005119058_1200x675_344343619926.jpg A roundtable was held on New York's ability to deal with the deadly virus. Andrew Siff reports]]> <![CDATA[New York 2050: Innovative Thinking for Greener Future]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 19:07:11 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/2050+rising+seal+levels.jpg What does the future hold for New York as the climate changes? Climate scientists warn of more severe storms, rising sea levels, and that could mean flooding for our area. This NYC 2050 series caps off with what innovators are doing to make a difference -- and offers advice for people asking, "What can I do?" Brynn Gingras reports. ]]> <![CDATA[NYC Holds Paralympics Track and Field Open]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 19:04:06 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005118895_1200x675_344332867533.jpg It was a very special event, for some special athletes on Randall's Island on Friday. The city hosted the fifth annual New York City Parks Paralympic Track and Field Open. Checkey Beckford was there.]]> <![CDATA[Generous Donor Gifts Sandy Victim a Home]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 19:01:05 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005118809_1200x675_344310339747.jpg Nearly two years after Superstorm Sandy struck, one New Jersey woman is still without a home. Ted Greenberg tells us that's all about to change.]]> <![CDATA[Carmelo Anthony Helps Teachers ]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 21:34:08 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005118330_1200x675_344280643678.jpg Knicks Superstar Carmelo Anthony is known for his brilliant scoring ability. But Thursday in Midtown, he was credited with an amazing assist. It was the Carmelo Anthony Foundation's Tools for Teachers Initiative. The Red Hook, Brooklyn native handed out much needed school supplies to 250 teachers from all 5 boroughs. 4,000 underprivileged kids will benefit from the program which aids teachers in providing the best education possible. Anthony talks about the initiative and also tells Bruce Beck how Phil Jackson's personal challenge for him to become a better player, has lit a fire under him.]]> <![CDATA[WATCH: Would-Be Rapist Uses Tree as Escape Route When Victim Fights Back]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 16:36:30 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/treerape_1200x675_344265795930.jpg Police released surveillance video of the suspect walking into the elevator, then fleeing. The video shows him shimmy down a tree outside the building before running off down the street.]]> <![CDATA[Freebie Friday]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 16:26:20 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005116064_1200x675_344260675836.jpg New Channel 4's Lynda Baquero shows you how to safe some money in this Freebie Friday report:]]> <![CDATA[Nicholas Sparks and Gerald McRaney on "Best of Me"]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 14:14:18 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/BestOfMe.jpg Best-selling author Nicholas Sparks and Actor Gerald McRaney stop by the studio to talk about the new film "Best of Me," the inspiration for the story and new book and movie projects they're working on.

Photo Credit: New York Live]]>
<![CDATA[Sakina Jaffrey on "Sleepy Hollow" and "House of Cards"]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 14:18:19 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/SleepyHollow.jpg Sakina Jaffrey stops by the studio to talk about her Fox's "Sleepy Hollow," working on "House of Cards," and being a cool Mom to her daughter.

Photo Credit: New York Live]]>
<![CDATA[Local Hospitals Prepare to Handle Ebola, as Precaution]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 08:33:07 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AP968232748518.jpg Hundreds of emergency responders are trained on how to use personal protective equipment at Nassau University Medical Center on Long Island. Checkey Beckford reports

Photo Credit: AP]]>
<![CDATA[Full Episode: Amy's Dream Home Makeover]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:03:13 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/215*120/Screen+Shot+2014-10-16+at+7.30.24+PM.png

Three months after an ATV accident left Olympic gold medalist Amy Van Dyken-Rouen paralyzed, George gives her a home renovation fit for a champion.

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<![CDATA[Taste of the Seaport]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 22:34:26 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005111443_1200x675_343869507862.jpg Joseph Mallol, executive chief of Harry's Cafe` and Steak, speaks to Roseanne Colletti about the fifth annual Taste of Seaport food festival on Saturday, Oct. 18.]]> <![CDATA[Shatterproof & Shatterproof Challenge]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 22:32:34 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005111403_1200x675_343868995700.jpg Gary Mendell, founder & CEO of Shatterproof, sits down with Roseanne Colletti to discuss Shatterproof, a national organization committed to protecting our children from addiction to alcohol and other drugs, and the Shatterproof Challenge.]]> <![CDATA[Mayor's Alliance for NYC's Animals]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 22:30:33 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005111405_1200x675_343869507779.jpg Jenny Coffey, social work consultant for the Mayor's Alliance, talks to Roseanne Colletti about domestic violence and pets.]]> <![CDATA[WATCH: World Series of Brick-Laying]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 09:18:38 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/bricklaying+world+series.jpg It's a little-known competition, where timing, precision and construction are keys to victory. Contestants use bricks, mortar and a trowel to wow the judges. John Chandler reports.]]> <![CDATA[EMT Becomes U.S.Citizen After Near-Deportation]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 14:24:01 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005111293_1200x675_343836739660.jpg It's the end of a long and hard struggle for a Pakistani man who's been fighting for 11 years to stay in the country. Mohammed Hussain came here at the age of 8 to see his dying mother, and years later he was suddenly told he had to leave. But on Thursday, he became an American citizen. Greg Cergol reports.]]> <![CDATA[Chuck Scarborough Named Giant of Broadcasting]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 21:37:46 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/chuck+scabs.jpg NBC New York's own Chuck Scarborough was named one of the Giants of Broadcasting by the Library of American Broadcasting during a ceremony at Gotham Hall Thursday. He joins an elite group -- 170 Giants of Broadcasting have been honored by the Library since 2003.]]> <![CDATA[Ebola Screenings to Begin at Newark]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 19:32:37 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005111131_1200x675_343806019536.jpg Customs agents and health officials at Newark International Airport will begin taking the temperatures of passengers from three West African countries Thursday. Sheldon Dutes reports]]> <![CDATA[PRODUCE PETE: Apples]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 17:08:37 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/101814pete.JPG Produce Pete visits Farmsview Farms in Wayne, N.J., to discuss apples. For more information visit ProducePete.com.]]>