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Nassau DA Kathleen Rice Announces Run For CongressNassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced Wednesday night that she will run to take the place of U.S. Rep. Carolyn McCarthy (D-N.Y.) in Congress.
Report: Brooklyn D.A. Releases Names Of Orthodox Jews Convicted In Child Sex-Abuse CasesThe Kol Tzedek program, which was created to help Orthodox Jews come forward about abuse within their community has led to the pursuit of 118 cases.
CBS 2 Investigation: Family Wants Explanation For Livery Cab Driver's DeathA Queens family is calling for a full-scale investigation into the death of a livery cab driver who suffered a heart attack during, what some have called, a mysterious arrest.
Brooklyn DA Hosts Gun Buy-Back, Says No Legislation Could Have Stopped CT MassacreBrooklyn District Attorney Charles Hynes said Saturday that no piece of legislation could have prevented the massacre that left 20 children and eight adults dead in Newtown, Conn.
N.Y. Prosecutor Admits Acting In 1970s Porn Films, Calls It 'Bad Judgment' Mark Suben, the DA in Cortland County near Syracuse since 2008, held a news conference Friday to say he had lied about his past in the days before this year's election.
Parents Back Push For Interlock Ignition Devices On School BusesSome parents on Long Island are encouraging lawmakers to pass a new law that would prevent school bus drivers from getting behind the wheel drunk.
Panel Assembles To Discuss Sex Abuse Cases In BrooklynBrooklyn District Attorney Charles Hynes defended his record on sex abuse cases within the Ultra-Orthodox Jewish community.
Man Serving Life Sentence Is Back In Court, Accused Of Another MurderA New York man convicted of murder was back in court on Monday, accused once again of murder.
Liquor Shop Owner Allegedly Hid $1.3M To Skip NY TaxesThe owner allegedly shorted the state of more than $111,000 over the past three years at Kennedy Mall Wine and Liquor.
Lawmakers, Activists Hope DA Vance Will Persist With DSK Sex Assault CaseThere were new calls Sunday for Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance to keep the sex assault case against former IMF head Dominique Strauss-Kahn alive.
S.I. District Attorney Reports For Jury DutyDan Donovan waited for four hours, then was dismissed because enough jurors had been picked for pending cases.
Driver Charged In Fatal Staten Island AccidentCharges were filed Thursday against a young driver accused in a high-speed crash that killed two of his friends and seriously injured two others.