<![CDATA[NBC New York - As Seen On]]>Copyright 2018https://www.nbcnewyork.com/on-air/as-seen-on http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/4NY_Horizontal.jpg NBC New York https://www.nbcnewyork.comen-usMon, 22 Jan 2018 09:55:43 -0500Mon, 22 Jan 2018 09:55:43 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[NJ Town Is Closing Roads to Nonresidents to Curtail Traffic]]> Mon, 22 Jan 2018 06:32:02 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/NJ_Town_Is_Closing_Roads_to_Nonresidents_to_Curtail_Traffic.jpg

A small New Jersey town is closing its streets to nonresidents during rush hour to help ease traffic. Tracie Strahan reports.

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<![CDATA[Dozens Hurt in Brooklyn Fire: Officials]]> Mon, 22 Jan 2018 05:33:45 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Dozens_Hurt_in_Brooklyn_Fire.jpg

At least 31 people were hurt in a fire in Cypress Hills, officials say.

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<![CDATA[Donut Shop Selling Tide Pod Designed Doughnuts]]> Mon, 22 Jan 2018 08:34:12 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/NC_donuts0119_1920x1080.jpg

Kansas doughnut chain is using the latest social media stunt, the Tide Pod challenge, to promote a new kind of doughnut. Hurts Donut joined in on the craze by selling the doughnut version of the laundry capsule.
 



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<![CDATA[Puerto Rico Marks Four Months Since Hurricane Maria]]> Mon, 22 Jan 2018 02:41:32 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Puerto_Rico_Marks_Four_Months_Since_Hurricane_Maria.jpg

The island of Puerto Rico just marked four months since Hurricane Maria devastated the island.

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<![CDATA[NJ Town to Close Roads to Out-of-Town Drivers Going to GWB]]> Mon, 22 Jan 2018 06:33:11 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/NJ_Town_to_Close_Roads_to_Out_of_Town_Drivers_Going_to_GWB.jpg

Three men were shot just blocks away from the Empire State Building in Midtown, police say. Ida Siegal reports.

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<![CDATA[3 Shot Near Empire State Building, Including Bystander Cops]]> Sun, 21 Jan 2018 23:22:58 -0500 Three men were shot just blocks away from the Empire State Building in Midtown, police say. Wale Aliyu reports.]]> <![CDATA[Politicians Rally Against Congestion Pricing Plan]]> Sun, 21 Jan 2018 19:04:02 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Politicians_Rally_Against_Congestion_Pricing_Plan.jpg

Elected officials in New York City say Gov. Cuomo's plan to implement congestion pricing in Manhattan would fall "on the backs of middle class New Yorkers." Others rallied Sunday in support of the plan.

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<![CDATA[Produce Pete]]> Mon, 21 Oct 2013 11:17:14 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/160*120/produce+pete+204x153.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[Bill's Books]]> Mon, 21 Oct 2013 10:47:27 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/bills+books.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[Better Get Baquero]]> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 17:25:09 -0500 https://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[Washington Heights Residents Rally for Restaurant]]> Mon, 22 Jan 2018 00:46:39 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Washington_Heights_Residents_Rally_for_Restaurant.jpg

Residents turned out to support the Galicia Restaurant, which has served 172nd Street and Broadway for 30 years.

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<![CDATA[Mom, Son Found Dead in Queens Home]]> Sun, 21 Jan 2018 19:02:55 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/QUEENS+MOM+SON+DEAD.jpg

An elderly woman and her 66-year-old son were found dead in a Queens apartment.

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<![CDATA[MTA Apparently Ignores Many Access-A-Ride Complaints]]> Sun, 21 Jan 2018 18:59:48 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/MTA_Apparently_Ignoring_Access-A-Ride_Complaints.jpg

An audit by NYC Comptroller Scott Stringer found thousands of complaints about Access-A-Ride go unresolved for months in violation of MTA requirements.

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<![CDATA[NY Pays to Reopen Statue of Liberty During Shutdown]]> Mon, 22 Jan 2018 05:12:52 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_18_ASI_HR_131610496893680000.jpg

The Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island were closed amid a federal government shutdown, but Gov. Cuomo said the sites would reopen, despite the continuing shutdown. Ida Siegal reports.

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<![CDATA[Neighbors Remember 'Sweet' Woman Killed in Hit-Run]]> Mon, 22 Jan 2018 06:56:57 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Neighbors_Remember__Sweet__Woman_Killed_in_Hit-Run.jpg

A woman was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver on West 113th Street on Saturday night. Neighbors say the victim always smiled and was full of life. Ken Buffa reports.

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<![CDATA[Shutdown Continues Amid Senate Stalemate]]> Sun, 21 Jan 2018 18:34:29 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Shutdown_Continues_Amid_Senate_Stalemate.jpg

President Trump's budget director is holding out hope that feuding Democrats and Republicans in Congress can reach a short-term spending agreement before the start of the workweek Monday, but he worries that the government shutdown could last for several more days if progress remains elusive. Jennifer Johnson reports.

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<![CDATA[3 People Shot Blocks From Empire State Building]]> Sun, 21 Jan 2018 23:27:06 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_18_ASI_HR_131610492740000000.jpg

Police were searching for at least one gunman after three people were shot blocks from the Empire State Building and Macy's. Wale Aliyu reports.

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<![CDATA[3 Shot Near Empire State Building]]> Sun, 21 Jan 2018 19:04:21 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/TRIPLE+SHOOTING+MIDTOWN+MANHATTAN+STRINGERDOTCOM+-+00001102_WNB.jpg

Video shows police and emergency responders at the scene of a shooting on 31st Street in Midtown on Sunday evening. 



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<![CDATA[New Exhibit on Brooklyn Waterfront]]> Sun, 21 Jan 2018 14:31:23 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/New_Exhibit_on_Brooklyn_Waterfront.jpg

Julie Golia of the Brooklyn Historical Society talks to Pat Battle about a new exhibit on the Brooklyn waterfront in Dumbo.

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<![CDATA[Positively Black: Between Harlem and Heaven]]> Sun, 21 Jan 2018 09:52:33 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Positively_Black_Between_Harlem_and_Heaven.jpg

Co-authors Alexander Smalls and J.J. Johnson talk to Tracie Strahan about their book of recipes, "Between Harlem and Heaven."

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<![CDATA[Police Search for Driver in Deadly Hit-and-Run]]> Mon, 22 Jan 2018 06:57:22 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/harlem-hit-run-1-21.jpg

Police are looking for a silver sedan that struck and killed a woman who was crossing the street in Harlem. Ken Buffa reports.

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<![CDATA[Government Shutdown Stalemate Continues Into 2nd Day]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 23:36:26 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Government_Shutdown_Stalemate_Continues.jpg

A blame game between lawmakers continued in Washington, D.C. on Saturday amid a government shutdown. Edward Lawrence reports.

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<![CDATA[Women's March Draws More Than 200,000 in NYC, NJ]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 23:45:56 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Women_s_Marches_Draw_Hundreds_of_Thousands_in_US.jpg

More than 200,000 people took part in a Women's March in New York City on the one-year anniversary of President Trump's inauguration. Hundreds of thousands more marched in Chicago, Los Angeles and around the world. Jummy Olabanji reports.

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<![CDATA[Sex Stalker Pleases Himself in Front of Girl: Police]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 23:33:28 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/MAN+STALKS+GIRL+BRONX1.jpg

Police are searching for a man they say stalked an 11-year-old girl and then fondled himself in front of her at her apartment building in the Bronx. Wale Aliyu reports.

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<![CDATA[Man Fondles Self in Front of 11-Year-Old Girl: Police]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 22:49:24 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000019550264_1200x675_1141822019572.jpg

Police are searching for a man who pleasured himself in front of a young girl in the Bronx.

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<![CDATA[Man Tries to Rape Woman in NYC Stairwell]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 21:05:32 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Man_Tries_to_Rape_Woman_in_NYC_Stairwell.jpg

Police are searching for a man who tried to rape a woman at gunpoint in the Bronx. They released surveillance video of a suspect Saturday.

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<![CDATA[Dramatic Video Shows Rescuers on Burning Tanker]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 21:05:08 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Dramatic_Video_Shows_Rescuers_on_Burning_Tanker.jpg

Video shows rescuers searching for survivors and a black box on a burning tanker carrying Iranian oil in the East China Sea. No survivors were found.

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<![CDATA[Explosion Rattles Windows, Nerves in Brooklyn]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 19:03:12 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_18_ASI_HR_131609633466340000.jpg

A large blast at an apartment building in Gravesend blew debris into the street and injured several people. Police believe natural gas may be to blame. Ken Buffa reports.

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<![CDATA[Drunk Woman Leaves Trail of Destruction: Police]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 18:46:02 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Drunk_Woman_Leaves_Trail_of_Destruction__Police.jpg

A woman who was driving drunk crashed into a police car, hit a Jeep head-on and then flipped her vehicle on Long Island, police say.

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<![CDATA[Tri-State Feels Federal Government Shutdown]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 18:42:51 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Tri-State_Feels_Federal_Government_Shutdown.jpg

The tri-state saw the immediate impacts of the federal government's shutdown on Saturday, including the closure of the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island. Wale Aliyu reports.

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<![CDATA[Politicians in Blame Game Amid Government Shutdown]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 18:33:39 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Politicians_in_Blame_Game_Amid_Government_Shutdown.jpg

The federal government shut down at the stroke of midnight Friday, halting all but the most essential operations and marring the one-year anniversary of President Donald Trump's inauguration in a striking display of Washington dysfunction. Edward Lawrence reports.

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<![CDATA[200,000 Hit Streets for NYC Women's March]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 23:40:29 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-9077074021.jpg

Thousands of people marched in New York City on Saturday in a Women's March on the one-year anniversary of President Trump's inauguration. The large rally comes amid the #MeToo movement, which has lit a fire under the fight for women's rights. Rana Novini reports.



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<![CDATA[Man Tries to Rape Woman in NYC Stairwell]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 18:26:50 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC+AIRCHECK+6P+-+18125724_WNBC_000000019549611.jpg

Police are searching for a man who tried to rape a woman at gunpoint in the Bronx. They released surveillance video of a suspect Saturday.

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<![CDATA[Ashley Bennett's Rousing Speech at the NYC Women's March]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 14:55:46 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000019548834_1200x675_1141644867814.jpg

Atlantic City Freeholder Ashley Bennett launched herself into politics after last year's march, when she unseated a man who publicly mocked the women, asking if they would be home in time to cook dinner. This year she delivered a call to action. 

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<![CDATA[Halsey's Powerful Speech at the NYC Women's March]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 13:57:40 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000019548271_1200x675_1141604419527.jpg

Halsey, whose given name is Ashley Nicolette Frangipane, read a powerful, personal poem about her experiences with rape, abuse and miscarriage — experiences that many other women have as well. "This is the beginning, not the finale," she told the crowd," and that's why we're here, that's why we rally."



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<![CDATA[How to Pet Proof Your Home]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 09:50:58 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/How_to_Pet_Proof_Your_Home.jpg

Nancy Notaro from Animal Care Centers of NYC explains how to pet proof your home.

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<![CDATA[Visiones: Mariachi Opera]]> Sun, 21 Jan 2018 09:54:16 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Visiones_Mariachi_Opera.jpg

Singer Octavio Moreno and Michael Capasso, general director of the NYC Opera, talk to Lynda Baquero about a production combining mariachi with opera.

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<![CDATA[Produce Pete: Grape Tomatoes]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 09:27:23 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/Produce_Pete__Grape_Tomatoes.jpg

Produce Pete explains the best way to choose and serve grape tomatoes.

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<![CDATA[Robber Punches Elderly Woman in Queens]]> Fri, 19 Jan 2018 23:46:31 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Robber_Punches_Elderly_Woman_in_Queens.jpg Police are looking for the man who punched a 72-year-old woman in the head in Queens last week. Ray Villeda reports.]]> <![CDATA[How The Coast Guard Keeps the Hudson Clear of Ice]]> Fri, 19 Jan 2018 19:49:04 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/How_The_Coast_Guard_Keeps_the_Hudson_Clear_of_Ice.jpg

The Hudson River can turn into a sheet of ice over the winter, potentially choking off a vital cargo route. But that's where the Coast Guard comes in, breaking up the frozen water so boats and barges can get through. Stefan Holt reports.

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<![CDATA[Congestion Pricing Proposal Could Cost Motorists]]> Fri, 19 Jan 2018 19:49:51 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Congestion_Pricing_Proposal_Could_Cost_Motorists.jpg

Driving a car into the busiest parts of Manhattan could cost $11.52 under a proposal that is designed to ease traffic congestion on city streets. Andrew Siff reports.

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<![CDATA[NYC Womens March Set to Step off in NYC]]> Fri, 19 Jan 2018 19:38:37 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/NYC_Womens_March_Set_to_Step_off_in_NYC.jpg

A year after demonstrators filled New York City and other cities around the country, another Women's March is set to step off in Manhattan this weekend. Erica Byfield reports.

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<![CDATA[Roundabout Theatre Program Offers Unique Opportunities]]> Fri, 19 Jan 2018 19:35:44 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Roundabout_Theatre_Program_Offers_Unique_Opportunities.jpg

A Roundabout Theatre Company program is giving young New Yorkers the unique opportunity to learn behind-the-scenes skills in theater. Jen Maxfield reports.

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<![CDATA[Tourists Crowd Into Puerto Rico for Beloved Festival]]> Mon, 22 Jan 2018 01:49:50 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/Tourists_Crowd_into_Puerto_Rico_for_Beloved_Festival.jpg

Thousands of tourists are flocking to Puerto Rico's beloved San Sebastian festival. Gaby Acevedo reports.

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<![CDATA[False Emergency Alarm Panics Some NJ Cable Customers]]> Fri, 19 Jan 2018 19:31:10 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/False_Emergency_Alarm_Panics_Some_NJ_Cable_Customers.jpg

New Jersey cable customers were unnerved after a false alert went out on their televisions warning of an unspecified emergency. Brian Thompson reports.

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<![CDATA[School Ramps Up Security as Another Student Is Stabbed]]> Fri, 19 Jan 2018 18:59:08 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/School_Ramps_Up_Security_as_Another_Student_Is_Stabbed.jpg

A student was stabbed at New Rochelle High School, police say, the second one to be injured in a fight after a 16-year-old girl died in another stabbing last week. Ken Buffa reports.

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<![CDATA[NJ Girl Catches Package Thieves]]> Fri, 19 Jan 2018 18:34:09 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/NJ_Girl_Catches_Package_Thieves.jpg

A 9-year old Passaic County Girl is credited with catching three men guilty of stealing her neighbor’s credit card information. Roseanne Colletti reports.

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<![CDATA[Delay on Free Google Home Has Queens Man Worried]]> Fri, 19 Jan 2018 17:44:53 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Delay_on_Free_Google_Home_Has_Queens_Man_Worried.jpg

A Queens man was happy about an offer to get a free Google Home through his subscription to the New York Times. But after he signed up for the offer, he had trouble getting his hands on the device. Lynda Baquero reports.

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<![CDATA[School Bus Crash Backs Up Traffic on Major Deegan]]> Fri, 19 Jan 2018 16:39:16 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/School_Bus_Crash_Backs_Up_Traffic_on_Major_Deegan.jpg

Chopper 4 is first on scene over a school bus rollover crash on the northbound Major Deegan Expressway, near West 230th Street. Only the driver was on board, and no students were on the bus. The accident has backed up traffic to the RFK Bridge at the start of the evening rush on Friday.

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<![CDATA[Feds Want to Retry Menendez After Earlier Mistrial]]> Fri, 19 Jan 2018 16:25:26 -0500 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/Feds_Want_to_Retry_Menendez_After_Earlier_Mistrial.jpg The federal bribery trial of Democratic Sen. Bob Menendez ended in a mistrial. Now feds want to retry him. Jonathan Dienst reports.]]>