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Manhattan DA: Thieves Got Into More Than 1,000 StubHub Accounts

Six people have been indicted in an international ring that managed to take over more than 1,000 StubHub users’ accounts and fraudulently buy tickets for events through the online ticket reseller, Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance Jr. said.

14 hours ago

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Former Knick Raymond Felton Pleads Guilty In NYC Gun Case

Felton pleaded guilty to attempted criminal possession of a weapon and criminal possession of a firearm. He admitted he knowingly had a large-capacity ammunition magazine and a pistol without a license.

19 hours ago

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Two Long Island Couples Arrested For Allegedly Short Selling Property to Catholic School

Two Long Island couples have been arrested on bank fraud and conspiracy charges after allegedly short selling a foreclosure property to a Hempstead Catholic school, WCBS 880′s Irene Cornell reported.

07/22/2014

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New York Doctor Gets 10 Years For Illegally Distributing Painkillers

A New York physician has been sentenced to 10 years in federal prison for illegally distributing painkillers, WCBS 880’s Irene Cornell reported.

07/22/2014

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Owner Of Shuttered Wedding Venue ReBar Gets Up To 10 Years In Prison

The owner of a shuttered reBar catering hall, which abruptly closed and left dozens of couples without a wedding venue, was sentenced to up to 10 years in prison for tax fraud Monday.

07/21/2014

Outgoing Mayor Michael Bloomberg speaks at the opening ceremony of Four World Trade Center on Nov. 13, 2013. (credit: Getty Images)

John Haggerty, Former Bloomberg Campaign Aide, Begins Prison Sentence

John Haggerty was convicted of stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars from former Mayor Michael Bloomberg.

07/21/2014

Stan Li (credit: Office of the Special Narcotics Prosecutor for the City of New York)

Jury Finds Dr. Stan Li Guilty In Prescription Drug Deaths Case

Bridget Brennan, the city’s Special Narcotics Prosecutor, said Li’s conviction should send a message to the few unscrupulous doctors who do so much harm to so many by becoming drug dealers.

07/18/2014

Stan Li (credit: Office of the Special Narcotics Prosecutor for the City of New York)

WCBS 880: Jury Nears Verdict In Trial Of Dr. Stan Li

Jurors have been pouring through the 200-count indictment in the case of Dr. Stan Li. The charges include manslaughter, reckless endangerment and Medicaid fraud.

07/17/2014

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Doctor Claims He Was Drugged, Robbed At Gentlemen’s Club

Dr. Zyad Younan says four strippers spiked his drinks with drugs that put him in a semi-conscious state.

07/16/2014

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Tunisian Man Beats Terrorism Charge, Will Be Deported

Prosecutors in New York say a Tunisian man accused of plotting to organize a U.S.-based terrorism cell is “far more dangerous” than his guilty plea to immigration charges would indicate.

07/16/2014

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Man Charged With Selling Jewelry Without Permit Claims It’s Art

Angel Silva has testified once again that what he sells are holistic rocks and crystals to be worn as pendants. He claims they are works of art and carry spiritual powers.

07/15/2014

FILE PHOTO -- A carriage horse trots near Central Park on April 21, 2014. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Protesters Shout Down Horse Carriage Driver At Court Appearance

Saverio Colarusso faces animal cruelty charges of forcing his horse, Blondie, to work for days with a painful leg infection.

07/15/2014

FILE --  A fragment of the 2,000-year-old Dead Sea scrolls is laid out at a laboratory on December 18, 2012 in Jerusalem, Israel. (Credit: Getty Images)

After Appeal, Former Lawyer Resentenced In NYC Dead Sea Scrolls Case

Raphael Golb was resentenced on misdemeanor criminal impersonation and forgery charges that the Court of Appeals upheld.

07/14/2014

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Judge Refuses To Dismiss Murder Charge Against Man Accused In MTA Bus Driver’s Death

On Feb. 12, Dominick Whilby, 23, allegedly smashed a stolen truck into a city bus at 14th Street and Seventh Avenue, killing bus driver William Pena. Prosecutors said Whilby’s blood alcohol level was twice the legal limit.

07/14/2014

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Computer Hacker Pleads Guilty In Credit, Debit Card Scheme

Qendrim Dobruna admitted to hacking into the systems of J.P. Morgan Chase, which processed transactions by the American Red Cross.

07/11/2014

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