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Monday, Nov 18, 2019 at 10:18 PM EST

Suspect in Brooklyn Festival Shooting Pleads Not Guilty

Suspect in Brooklyn Festival Shooting Pleads Not Guilty

A man suspected of killing a gang rival in a gunfight at a Brooklyn community festival has been ordered jailed without bail after pleading not guilty

Tuesday, Nov 19, 2019 at 02:40 AM EST

Last Holdouts Surrounded by Police at Hong Kong University

Last Holdouts Surrounded by Police at Hong Kong University

About 100 anti-government protesters remained holed up at a Hong Kong university Tuesday, unsure what to do next as food supplies dwindled and a police siege of the campus entered its third day. City leader...

Monday, Nov 18, 2019 at 07:37 PM EST

Remains of WWII Hero Returned Home to Queens

Remains of WWII Hero Returned Home to Queens

A pilot killed by enemy fire during a bombing over Germany was finally returned to Queens thanks to the tireless efforts by his brother, who never stopped trying to bring the hero back home. NBC New York’s...

Tuesday, Nov 19, 2019 at 12:50 AM EST

Driver Accused of Stabbing Passenger Says He's Victim

Driver Accused of Stabbing Passenger Says He's Victim

The driver seen on video pulling a knife on two people in the lobby of a Bronx building is not a criminal — but rather the victim of a robbery by a woman who didn't pay her $190 fare, and it wasn't the...

Monday, Nov 18, 2019 at 07:33 PM EST

Free House in NJ Looks for New Owner With a Catch

Free House in NJ Looks for New Owner With a Catch

The church next door that owns the house in Montclair is looking to find someone who would take the house for free — but needs to move it too. NBC New York’s Ida Siegal reports.

Monday, Nov 18, 2019 at 07:32 PM EST

De Blasio Takes His First Ride on 14th Street Busway

De Blasio Takes His First Ride on 14th Street Busway

The mayor seemed impressed by the service, but wouldn't comment on when or if he planned on expanding the service to other streets soon or in the near future, like 34th and 42nd Streets in midtown. NBC New...

Monday, Nov 18, 2019 at 07:29 PM EST

Cleaning Up and Preventing Toxic Algae in NJ Lake

Cleaning Up and Preventing Toxic Algae in NJ Lake

After an algae outbreak shut down New Jersey's largest lake this summer, Gov. Phil Murphy announced Monday a multi-million dollar effort to ensure it does not happen again. Murphy linked what happened to Lake...

Monday, Nov 18, 2019 at 07:24 PM EST

NYPD Commissioner O'Neill Addresses Bloomberg Apology

NYPD Commissioner O'Neill Addresses Bloomberg Apology

The leader of the nation's biggest police force said he was glad that former NYC mayor Michael Bloomberg apologized for stop-and-frisk policing that disproportionately targeted people of color. NBC New...

Monday, Nov 18, 2019 at 07:20 PM EST

Inside the Toys for Tots Program

Inside the Toys for Tots Program

Last year Toys for Tots collected nearly 180,000 toys across the city for families who needed help. Gus Rosendale gives us a look at how it all comes together.

Monday, Nov 18, 2019 at 07:17 PM EST

Bloomberg Apologizes for 'Stop and Frisk' Policy

Bloomberg Apologizes for 'Stop and Frisk' Policy

Former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg has said he is sorry for his longstanding support of the controversial police tactic 'stop and frisk.' Melissa Russo reports.

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