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Man Found in Cafe Freezer Attacks Worker, Then Dies, Police Say

August 6, 2018 10:09 am Updated: August 6, 2018 10:11 am

NEW YORK — A 54-year-old Arizona man died after jumping out of a freezer and attacking an employee with a kitchen knife Sunday at a popular restaurant in Manhattan, police said.

Body of Baby Boy Washes Up Under Brooklyn Bridge, Police Say

August 6, 2018 10:06 am Updated: August 6, 2018 10:06 am

NEW YORK — A family visiting New York City from Oklahoma made a shocking discovery Sunday — the body of an infant floating in the East River in the shadow of the Brooklyn Bridge.

Off-duty officer shot a man in face, and then he dropped object at scene, video shows

August 6, 2018 10:00 am Updated: August 6, 2018 10:00 am

New York police Sgt. Richard Blake had made it clear: The man he had shot in the face on a Brooklyn street while off-duty was a threat, he later told police.

Gov. Cuomo urges caution as heavy rain and flash flooding risk continues

August 3, 2018 04:06 pm Updated: August 3, 2018 04:07 pm

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is cautioning New Yorkers to remain alert as locally heavy rainfall continues Friday afternoon through Saturday afternoon across the state.

'Is there any concept of justice?': Outraged judge blocks deportation of pizza deliveryman

July 25, 2018 12:39 pm Updated: July 25, 2018 12:41 pm

A federal judge ordered the immediate release of a New York City pizza deliveryman from immigration custody Tuesday, calling the undocumented Ecuadoran immigrant a "model citizen" and pointedly questioning the U.S.

Florida gubernatorial candidate DeSantis mocks 'this girl' Ocasio-Cortez

July 24, 2018 11:24 am Updated: July 24, 2018 11:24 am

Rep. Ron DeSantis, R-Fla., drew a sharp retort on Monday from New York congressional nominee Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez after he referred to the Democratic rising star as "this girl" in a campaign speech.

He was fired after an encounter with a 'racist' customer. After sharing his story, Home Depot changed its mind.

July 23, 2018 10:14 am Updated: July 23, 2018 10:17 am

After a man last Thursday approached the checkout at a Home Depot in Albany, New York, staff member Maurice Rucker asked him to leash his dog. That's when the man exploded.

New York's tax agency opens own probe of Trump Foundation

July 20, 2018 10:57 am Updated: July 20, 2018 10:57 am

New York state's tax-collecting agency has opened its own investigation into the Donald J. Trump Foundation, President Trump's personal charity, New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, D, said Thursday.

New Trump Foundation probe might complicate New York civil lawsuit

July 20, 2018 10:35 am Updated: July 20, 2018 10:35 am

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's administration is investigating whether President Donald Trump's charitable foundation violated state tax laws, said a person familiar with the probe.