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Wednesday, Apr 24, 2019 at 02:42 PM EDT

2 Pregnant Women Among NYC's New Measles Cases, Total Soars

2 Pregnant Women Among NYC's New Measles Cases, Total Soars

Two pregnant women have been diagnosed with measles as the city's case total amid the worst outbreak in decades rises to 390, a more than 18 percent increase since last week, authorities said Wednesday.

Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019 at 04:56 PM EDT

NYC Car Service Driver Held Female Passenger Captive: Police

NYC Car Service Driver Held Female Passenger Captive: Police

A Brooklyn car service driver was arrested after he allegedly refused to let a female passenger out of his vehicle and kept her from unlocking the doors, police said.

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Violent Manhole Explosions Rattle Midtown Manhattan; 6 Hurt

Violent Manhole Explosions Rattle Midtown Manhattan; 6 Hurt

A series of manhole explosions rattled midtown Manhattan Wednesday, making people jump with sudden booms as black smoke billowed out from underground.

Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019 at 10:06 PM EDT

Attacker Hurls Anti-Gay Slurs, Punches Man in Brooklyn: NYPD

Attacker Hurls Anti-Gay Slurs, Punches Man in Brooklyn: NYPD

An attacker randomly punched a man in the arm after using anti-gay slurs, the NYPD said.

Wednesday, Apr 24, 2019 at 01:27 PM EDT

Man Planned 'to Burn Down St. Patrick's Cathedral': Official

Man Planned 'to Burn Down St. Patrick's Cathedral': Official

The Ph.D. student who was arrested after law enforcement confrontations at churches in two states in a matter of days, was "planning to burn down St. Patrick's Cathedral" when he was arrested last week,...

Wednesday, Apr 24, 2019 at 06:29 PM EDT

Cop, NYC Teacher Among 16 Charged in NJ Child Sex Ring

Cop, NYC Teacher Among 16 Charged in NJ Child Sex Ring

More than a dozen alleged child predators have been arrested for allegedly luring children for sex via chat apps, New Jersey prosecutors said Wednesday.

Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019 at 09:06 PM EDT

Arrest Made in Hit-Run That Killed Woman, 89, Leaving Church

Arrest Made in Hit-Run That Killed Woman, 89, Leaving Church

A driver who allegedly fled the scene after fatally hitting an 89-year-old woman as she was leaving church on Easter weekend has been arrested, police said.

Wednesday, Apr 24, 2019 at 07:28 PM EDT

Serial LinkNYC Vandal Who Smashed Kiosks With Brick Arrested

Serial LinkNYC Vandal Who Smashed Kiosks With Brick Arrested

A vandal who allegedly smashed dozens of LinkNYC kiosks throughout Manhattan has been arrested, police say.

Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019 at 08:05 PM EDT

States Turning to Driver's Licenses to Help Immigrants

States Turning to Driver's Licenses to Help Immigrants

Jorge was driving a friend’s car in December 2017 when a police officer in Long Island stopped him. Because the car’s registration had expired, and because Jorge was driving without a license, the officer...

Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019 at 01:24 PM EDT

Consumer Reports Reveals America's Best Grocery Stores

Consumer Reports Reveals America's Best Grocery Stores

Consumer Reports has released its latest supermarket report, which ranks America's top grocery stores. The findings are based on a survey of more than 75,000 Consumer Reports subscribers.

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