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FBI Joins Probe Of Latest ‘Denial Of Service’ Web Outage At Rutgers

The FBI has joined an investigation into the latest Internet outage at Rutgers University, the school announced Thursday.

04/30/2015

New York Senate Majority Leader Sen. Dean Skelos. (FILE; Credit: Matthew Cavanaugh/Getty Images)

Sources To CBS2: Feds Probing N.Y. Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos

The FBI and federal prosecutors have begun investigating New York State Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos (R-Rockville Centre) and his son, sources told CBS2.

04/15/2015

A US military recruiting station stands damaged in Times Square after an early-morning explosion March 6, 2008.  (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

$115,000 Reward Offered In Unsolved 2008 Times Square Bombing

A reward of up to $115,000 is being offered for information leading to an arrest and conviction in the March 2008 bombing at the Times Square military recruitment station.

04/15/2015

Dept of Homeland security Secretary Jeh Johnson, Police commissioner Bill Bratton (Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

2 Women Arrested In New York City For Alleged ISIS-Inspired Terror Plot

Noelle Velentzas, 28, and Asia Siddiqui, 31, allegedly conspired to prepare an explosive device they planned to detonate in a terror attack in the U.S., according to court documents.

04/02/2015

Cockpit Laser

Feds Investigating 2 New Reports Of Laser-Pointing Incidents At Newark Airport

Lasers can temporarily blind a pilot and are considered a problem at airports across the nation.

03/31/2015

Nick Leddy (Photo by Claus Andersen/Getty Images)

Authorities Investigating Twitter Troll For Threats Against Islanders’ Leddy

The account — which has been suspended — was targeting Nick Leddy for months prior to Tuesday’s escalation and it’s unclear whether the user was identified, according to Newsday.

03/25/2015

Afzal "Bobby'' Khan (credit: FBI)

FBI Offers $20K Reward In Bid To Arrest New Jersey Car Dealer

Authorities claim Afzal “Bobby” Khan defrauded customers of and lenders to Emporio Motor Group in Ramsey from at least December 2013 through September 2014.

03/19/2015

Tairod Nathan Webster Pugh. (credit: Image via CBS2)

NJ Air Force Vet Accused Of Trying To Provide Material Support To ISIS

Tairod Nathan Webster Pugh, of Neptune, is accused of attempting to provide material support to ISIS, also known as ISIL, and obstruction of justice.

03/17/2015

Yehuda Katz (Image via CBS2)

Auxiliary NYPD Officer Accused Of Hacking Police Computer, FBI Database In Fraud Scheme

Yehuda Katz allegedly installed a hidden camera in the traffic safety office in the 70th Precinct station house and a device that would allow him to access a computer there remotely.

03/17/2015

Authorities believe Michelle Cantatore is the wig-wearing robber who held up a bank in Glen Rock, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS2)

FBI Arrests Suspected Glen Rock Wig-Wearing Bank Robber Michelle Cantatore

A woman believed to be the wig-wearing bandit responsible for an armed bank robbery in Glen Rock, New Jersey has been caught, according to officials.

03/06/2015

Jersey City skyline (credit: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880)

2-Day Anti-Terrorism Workshop Kicks Off In Jersey City

How would the city that is home to New Jersey’s financial center react to a terror attack on its mass transit system, or a “lone wolf” attack by individual or multiple gunmen?

02/25/2015

FILE - Shoppers in a mall (Photo by Joshua Lott/Getty Images)

Officials: No Credible Evidence Of Imminent Attack Following Threat Against U.S. Shopping Malls

U.S. authorities said there was “no credible” evidence suggesting a mall attack was in the works after a video purported to be from Somalia’s al Qaeda-linked rebel group al-Shabab urged Muslims to attack malls in Western countries.

02/23/2015

(Credit: Bergen County Sheriff's Office)

Hunt Continues In NJ For Wig-Wearing Bank Robbery Suspect

New Jersey police are on the hunt for an armed bank robbery suspect wearing a wig who they say got away with a whole lot of cash.

02/19/2015

New York State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver walks out of the Federal Courthouse after his arraignment on January 22, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Yana Paskova/Getty Images)

Silver Vows Vindication Following Arrest On Corruption Charges

New York State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver is vowing to clear his name after his arrest Thursday on conspiracy and bribery charges.

01/23/2015

New York State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver (right) walks out of the Federal Courthouse after his arraignment on January 22, 2015. (credit: Yana Paskova/Getty Images)

NYS Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver Arrested On Corruption Charges

FBI spokesman Peter Donald confirmed the 70-year-old Silver was taken into custody around 8 a.m. at FBI headquarters in New York City.

01/22/2015

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