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  1. TSA Agent Accused of Bathroom Sex Abuse at LaGuardiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | NBC New York

    A Transportation Security Administration screener at LaGuardia Airport has been arrested for allegedly sexually abusing a 22-year-old foreign exchange student when she arrived in Queens this week, Port Authority police sources tell NBC 4 New York. The student, who is from Korea, lives in Salt Lake City but had come to New York to visit friends Tuesday.

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  2. 'My Heart Is Ripped Out': Mom of Girl, 8, Killed by SUV GrievesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | NBC New York

    The mother of an 8-year-old girl struck and killed by an SUV while crossing the street near her home in Brooklyn says she has been "ripped from my head to my foot" by the death of her baby girl. "I'm empty.

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  3. Misty Copeland Debuts in 'On the Town'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | NBC New York

    After making history as the first black woman to be named principal dancer at the American Ballet Theatre, Misty Copeland conquered the Great White Way on Tuesday night, making her Broadway debut in the acclaimed revival of "On the Town." She'll be with the show for just 12 performances, through its closing at the Lyric Theatre on Sept.

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  4. Student-Designed Stackable Urban Home Going to CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | NBC New York

    The home is designed to withstand storms like Sandy and to conserve energy. John Chandler reports For a glimpse at what homes might look like in an environmentally conscious future, just head to the end of the pier at the Brooklyn Navy Yard, where workers are hustling to add the finishing touches to a solar home designed to fit neatly into the dense urban landscape of New York City.

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  5. Passenger Describes Rescue from Bus Crash in QueensRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | NBC New York

    While crews work to repair the brick and mortar on the building that crumbled from the force of the Resorts World Casino bus crash in Queens Monday, the people who were on board the bus say they're still dealing with their own physical and emotional traumas. Passenger Pinder Whitfield, who was sitting two seats behind the driver when the bus slammed into the three-story building at 62-87 Woodhaven Blvd. in Rego Park, recalled how chunks of the building and bus cascaded over him, trapping him.

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  6. Haz-Mat Crews Called into Sewage Flooding Nightmare in QueensRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | NBC New York

    A Queens family is dealing with a flooding nightmare in their home after sewage backed up into their public-housing apartment for hours through the night, flooding the building's community center below and trailing wastewater out of the building's entrance. "Everything is flooded.

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  7. Bus Crashes Into NYC Building, Injuring at Least 6: OfficialRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | NBC New York

    A Resorts World Casino bus crashed into a building in Queens Monday afternoon, and a city official says at least six people were injured. Chopper 4 showed an extensive emergency presence at the scene on Woodhaven Boulevard in Rego Park after the 2 p.m. accident.

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  8. Man Accused of Shooting Mayor's Security Cop With Pellet GunRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | NBC New York

    Michael Veritsky was charged with assault on a police officer with a deadly weapon, reckless endangerment, possession of a forged instrument, criminal mischief and weapons crimes in the shooting outside de Blasio's Yorkville home. Authorities say the female NYPD officer was hit by the pellet or BB at about 7:15 p.m. The mayor was in Brooklyn at the time.

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  9. Man Throws Corrosive Liquid in Woman's Face on Street: SourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | NBC New York

    A woman suffered severe burns when a man splashed an unknown chemical on her face in Long Island City Wednesday. Sheldon Dutes reports.

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  10. Woman, 29, Dies After Falling From Moving Car on NYC StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | NBC New York

    A 29-year-old woman died after falling out of a moving car on a Brooklyn street, according to police. Danielle Arronsen fell out of the back seat of the 2002 GMC Envoy as it was turning right onto Fifth Avenue from Bay Ridge Parkway just before 11:30 p.m. Thursday in Bay Ridge, the NYPD said.

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  11. Dozens of Sex Offenders Still Live Too Close to NYC SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | NBC New York

    More than two dozen sex offenders living at a Queens men's shelter are continuing to violate state residency laws by living within 1,000 feet of a school despite the city's efforts to relocate them, officials confirm to the I-Team. Skyway Men's Shelter in South Ozone Park is just a few blocks from the Osmond A. Church Elementary School and MS 124.

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  12. East Harlem Kids Plan Questions for Pope When He VisitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | NBC New York

    In one month, Pope Francis will visit Our Lady Queen of Angels school in East Harlem, and the kids are already pretty excited. Pope Francis' chair for his mass at Madison Square Garden next month is in the process of being constructed in a Westchester garage by a group of carpenters, a project they're calling the biggest honor they've received.

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  13. Westchester Neighbors Suspicious of Planned Pot ShopRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | NBC New York

    Construction will soon begin on a medical marijuana dispensary in Westchester, one of eight slated to open in New York City and its suburbs, but not everyone is ready to welcome the newcomer with open arms. Empire State Health Solutions, which has experience opening a greenhouse and dispensaries in Minnesota, will be operating the dispensary, currently a boarded-up store, near the corner of East Post Road and Broadway in White Plains.

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  14. Wedding Slay Suspect Faces Charges After 16 Years on the LamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | NBC New York

    A man accused of fatally shooting another man outside a Long Island wedding in 1999 has been captured and brought back to New York to face charges after 16 years on the lam, authorities day. Balkumar Singh was arrested earlier this year in Trinidad and was arraigned in Nassau County on Monday.

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  15. Man Tries to Steal 800 Pounds of Cooking Oil: PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | NBC New York

    A 36-year-old Staten Island man was arrested Friday morning after police allegedly found him stealing 800 pounds of used cooking oil from a holding container behind two Long Island restaurants. Authorities say Joskey Henry was removing oil from a container shared by New York Pizza and New China Restaurant on New York Avenue in Huntington when he was spotted by two Suffolk County Police officers around 6 a.m. He allegedly had his van up to the container and was sucking oil out of it.

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  16. Firefighter Shot on Staten Island Amid Blaze, Police Standoff: SourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | NBC New York

    The firefighter was shot once or twice in the legs after responding to the home on Destiny Court in Mariners Harbor at about 6 a.m., officials say. He was last listed in serious but stable condition at Richmond University Medical Center.

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  17. 3 Caught Going into NYC Sewers Via Manhole: NYPDRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | NBC New York

    A Department of Environmental Protection employee in training and two friends led police on a long search in the sewers underneath New York City streets before all three were caught and arrested, authorities say. Police said the DEP trainee, 21-year-old Marquis Evans, popped open a manhole cover in the Flatbush section of Brooklyn, then allowed the other two go down underneath East 35th Street near Avenue H Wednesday evening.

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  18. I-Team: Repair Orders Can Linger for Months at NYC ParksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | NBC New York

    Broken playground equipment, hazardous spots where children trip and other problems at New York City parks can go without repair for months or even more than a year, the I-Team has found. According to a database of work orders obtained through a Freedom of Information request, work orders for park repairs labeled "immediate attention" often do not receive that kind of attention at all.

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  19. NYC Sergeants' Union Ask for Photos of Homeless on StreetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | NBC New York

    The New York City police detectives' union has launched a social media campaign to expose what it's calling a growing homelessness problem in the city. The Sergeants Benevolent Association emailed a letter to members Monday asking them to upload photos to a Flickr website and urging them to document "the homeless lying in our streets, aggressive panhandlers, people urinating in public or engaging in open-air drug activity, and quality-of-life offenses of every time," according to the New York Post , which obtained a copy of the email.

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  20. Man Tried to Organize 'Small Army' of ISIS Fights in NY, NJ: FedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | NBC New York

    A 20-year-old New Jersey man has been charged on terror-related counts for allegedly trying to help organize a "small army" of ISIS fighters in New York and the Garden State and for traveling overseas with the intent to join the terror group, federal prosecutors said Monday. Nader Saadeh, who lived in Rutherford until he left the country May 5, allegedly to join ISIS, was arrested Monday on charges of conspiring and attempting to provide material support to the terrorist organization, federal officials said.

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