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Greg Kelly (credit: CBS 2)

Manhattan DA Won’t File Criminal Charges Against Anchor Greg Kelly

Kelly, the co-host of “Good Day New York” on Fox 5, made headlines last month after a woman accused him of rape.

02/07/2012

Greg Kelly (credit: CBS 2)

Greg Kelly’s Accuser Claims She Got Pregnant And Had An Abortion Following Sexual Assault

No charges have been filed against the son of Police Commissioner Ray Kelly after a woman alleges he sexually assaulted her, but the scandal is keeping channel 5 anchor Greg Kelly off the air.

01/27/2012

Greg Kelly (credit: CBS 2)

Manhattan DA Investigating Greg Kelly, NYPD Commissioner’s Son

A woman has reportedly filed a complaint accusing TV news anchor Greg Kelly of sexual assault.

01/26/2012

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Fmr. Thruway Lawyer Accused Of Stealing From Authority

Authorities say a former lawyer for the New York State Thruway Employees union is accused of stealing more than $211,000 from its accounts.

01/25/2012

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Leader Of Costumed Crime Ring Gets 9 To 18 Years

The leader of a crime ring that combined old-fashioned pickpocketing, modern-day identity theft and an array of costumes to steal more than $700,000 from banks was sentenced Monday to 9 to 18 years in prison.

01/09/2012

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City Council Discussing Proposed Concealed Carry Federal Legislation

New York has one of the strongest concealed weapons laws in the country, but a proposed federal law would allow those with concealed permits in one state to travel with their guns to another.

12/15/2011

John Martinez, suspect in "Ice Pick Bandit" case. (Photo/Bergen County Sherriff's Office)

Ice Pick Robber John Martinez Gets Prison

John Martinez, known as the ‘ice pick robber,’ was sentenced to 18 years to life in prison after pleading guilty to threatening and robbing women in and around Stuyvensant Town over a year ago.

12/14/2011

Phony cards, skimmers, cash and other Items seized in investigation (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Authorities Break Up Credit Card Skimming Ring At Pricey NYC Steakhouses

The waiters worked at Smith & Wollensky and Wolfgang’s Steakhouse, among other spots, according to Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance Jr.

11/18/2011

John Martinez, suspect in "Ice Pick Bandit" case. (Photo/Bergen County Sherriff's Office)

Ice Pick Robber John Martinez Pleads Guilty

It was a year ago when the ice pick robber began terrorizing women and children in the Stuyvesant Town and Peter Cooper Village neighborhoods. Now, 40-year-old John Martinez has plead guilty in five of these cases.

11/10/2011

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Officials Arrest 12 In NYC For Selling Toxic Pesticides

Officials say most of the pesticides came from China and were sold at dirt-cheap prices.

09/19/2011

Serial Burglar Gus Bougas Gets 12 Years In Prison

A serial shop burglar has been sentenced to 12 years in prison for stealing thousands of dollars in cash and goods from a half-dozen Manhattan businesses, ranging from a pizzeria to an optical shop.

08/02/2011

Former International Monetary Fund leader Dominique Strauss-Kahn (credit: AP Photo/Todd Heisler, Pool)

Lawyer For Maid In Dominique Strauss-Kahn Sexual Assault Case Calling For Special Prosecutor

The former International Monetary Fund chief’s legal team met with prosecutors on Wednesday to try to hammer out a deal, but talks still appear to be at a stalemate.

07/07/2011

Dominique Strauss-Kahn (credit: CBS 2)

Woman At Center Of Dominique Strauss-Kahn Case Sues NY Post

The woman is accusing the Post of libel. It stems from stories the Post ran labeling her a “hooker,” “prostitute” and saying she “traded sex for money.” Meanwhile, a French writer launched a rape complaint against Strauss-Kahn in his home country.

07/05/2011

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Amadou Fall Charged With Scamming FedEx To Send Packages To Africa

He’s accused of stealing the identities and account numbers of over twenty major companies and then using his contacts in Manhattan’s West African community to attract customers.

06/22/2011

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Manhattan DA: US Banks Duped By Iranian Shipping Company

Prosecutors say an Iranian government-owned shipping company used corporate aliases to evade U.S. economic sanctions and to con American banks into processing $60 million in banned transactions.

06/20/2011

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