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Friday, Sep 13, 2019 at 09:05 AM EDT

FBI Investigates After $26M in Direct-Deposit Pay Vanishes

FBI Investigates After $26M in Direct-Deposit Pay Vanishes

The FBI and the New York State Department of Labor are investigating allegations that a payroll company diverted millions of dollars in employee pay to its own bank account, officials said Thursday. NBC News...

Friday, Sep 13, 2019 at 06:57 AM EDT

MTA to Add 500 Transit Officers to Improve 'Quality of Life'

MTA to Add 500 Transit Officers to Improve 'Quality of Life'

MTA officials announced Thursday that the agency will add 500 more transit police officers in combat littering and fare evasion. Katherine Creag reports.

Friday, Sep 13, 2019 at 06:36 AM EDT

Possibly Illegal Slot Machines Stolen From NYC Apt.: NYPD

Possibly Illegal Slot Machines Stolen From NYC Apt.: NYPD

A group of men reportedly stole seven slot machines from a New York City apartment earlier this week, according to the police.

Friday, Sep 13, 2019 at 09:53 AM EDT

New 'SNL' Player Used Anti-Chinese Slur in 2018 YouTube Post

New 'SNL' Player Used Anti-Chinese Slur in 2018 YouTube Post

A newly announced "Saturday Night Live" cast member posted a video last year in which he used a racial slur for Chinese people and derided Asians trying to learn English. The clip of Shane Gillis re-emerged in...

Friday, Sep 13, 2019 at 06:00 AM EDT

MTA to Add 500 Transit Officers to Improve 'Quality of Life'

MTA to Add 500 Transit Officers to Improve 'Quality of Life'

MTA officials announced Thursday that the agency will add 500 more transit police officers to combat littering and fare evasion. Katherine Creag reports.

Friday, Sep 13, 2019 at 05:09 AM EDT

Happening Today: Queens Terror Suspect, Huffman Sentencing

Happening Today: Queens Terror Suspect, Huffman Sentencing

Here's what to know for Friday, September 13.

Friday, Sep 13, 2019 at 06:57 AM EDT

Man Tricked Elderly Neighbor to Sign Away NYC Home's Deed

Man Tricked Elderly Neighbor to Sign Away NYC Home's Deed

A Brooklyn man was sentenced to five months in jail for tricking his 85-year-old neighbor into signing away the deed to his home after spending several months being paid by the victim's family to help out around...

Friday, Sep 13, 2019 at 02:40 AM EDT

NY Couple Says Neighbor Choked and Killed Their Pit Bull

NY Couple Says Neighbor Choked and Killed Their Pit Bull

A scuffle between three dogs in July on Long Island led to the death of a pit bull — and at an emotional court hearing Thursday for the man accused of choking the dog to death, over 100 dog owners showed up and...

Friday, Sep 13, 2019 at 01:07 AM EDT

3 Horses Die in First 2 Days at Belmont Park Fall Meet

3 Horses Die in First 2 Days at Belmont Park Fall Meet

Three horses died during the first two days of Belmont Park's fall season, mirroring the start and end of the summer meet at Saratoga Race Course.

Friday, Sep 13, 2019 at 01:15 AM EDT

Feds: NY Professor Steals $200K Meant for Cancer Research

Feds: NY Professor Steals $200K Meant for Cancer Research

A professor at Long Island's Stony Brook University faces up to 20 years in prison following his arrest Thursday on federal charges of stealing more than $200,000 in government funds meant for cancer research...

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