Top Tri-State News Photos


The best news images of the week from around the tri-state.

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Office of the Special Narcotics Prosecutor For the City of New York

Fourteen people, including two alleged drug kingpins, have been arrested in connection with a drug ring primarily serving southern Brooklyn that made about $8,000 in daily sales, prosecutors announced Thursday. Read more here.

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The opportunity to view the only total lunar eclipse in 2019 will occur later this month. Read more here.

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Authorities say a truck carrying toilet waste crashed into an airplane at John F. Kennedy Airport in New York on Saturday. Read more here.

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It's a museum that invites visitors to come! Sit! And stay. Read more here.

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NBC 4 New York

An elementary school on Long Island remained closed Thursday after a fire broke out in the early morning hours. Read more here.

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Getty Images

The owners of New York City's Chrysler Building are putting the landmark Art Deco skyscraper on the market. Read more here.

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Thomas Hawk/Flickr

If you're looking for a new spot to eat, you're in the right place. Yelp revealed its Top 100 Places to Eat for 2019 on Tuesday, and four tri-state restaurants make the cut. Read more here.

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Mary Altaffer/AP

It's time to say sayonara to the Rockefeller Center tree. Read more here.

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Stop & Shop will expand its reach following an announcement Friday that it plans to buy Long Island-based King Kullen. Read more here.

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Tariq Zehawi/

An 8-year-old girl and a 34-year-old woman are in critical condition after they were involved in a head-on collision in New Jersey Wednesday, authorities say. Read more here.

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AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File

After 104 years, Lord & Taylor's flagship store on Fifth Avenue locked its doors forever. Read more here.

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Getty Images

Snoop Dogg, Sting and Christina Aguilera will welcome 2019 in a packed Times Square Monday along with revelers from around the world who come to see the traditional crystal ball drop, fireworks and a blizzard of confetti. Read more here.

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Jeenah Moon/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Electric utility Con Edison is working to figure out what caused a high-voltage equipment failure that unleashed an otherworldly flash of bright blue light in the night sky over New York City Thursday, startling residents, plunging LaGuardia Airport into total darkness and inciting chatter about alien invasions. Read more here.

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Westport Fire

One person was hurt in a wild crash that sent a car fully engulfed in flames flying onto a stone wall in Connecticut early Thursday, authorities say. Read more here.

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Train delayed? Bridge stuck? Usual commute re-routed? Follow the list below for real-time transit updates from all our local transit agencies and providers. Read more here.