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The jury in the Etan Patz trial was shown this photo of what the bodega near the boy's home in SoHo looked like in 1979. (credit: Trial Evidence)

Brother-In-Law Places Defendant At Bodega The Day Etan Patz Disappeared

Juan Santana spent his second day on the witness stand in the Manhattan murder trial of Pedro Hernandez. Santana helped Hernandez get hired as a stockboy at the same bodega where he worked.

02/05/2015

Max Dickstein stands with other supporters of Ross William Ulbricht, the alleged creator and operator of the Silk Road underground market, in front of a Manhattan federal court house on the first day of jury selection for his trial on Jan. 13, 2015. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Silk Road Creator Found Guilty Of Enabling Online Drug Sales

In arguments made by the prosecutor, jurors were told the website, a market for narcotics and other illegal goods, was Ulbricht’s passion.

02/04/2015

Etan Patz (Credit: Handout)

Etan Patz’ Neighbor, Bodega Cashier Testify At Murder Trial Of Pedro Hernandez

Family friend Karen Jansons testified Tuesday in the trial against Pedro Hernandez, the man who prosecutors said killed 6-year-old Etan Patz in 1979.

02/03/2015

Joan Illuzzi Orbon, Julia Patz and Pedro Hernandez in court on Feb. 2, 2015. (credit: Jane Rosenberg)

Mom Of Etan Patz Testifies At Murder Trial Of Pedro Hernandez

The mother of a 6-year-old boy who vanished on his way to school 35 years ago is testifying in the murder trial of a store clerk accused of killing him.

02/02/2015

Pedro Hernandez in court on Nov. 15, 2012 (credit: CBS2)

35 Years After Etan Patz Vanished, Murder Trial Opens

Opening statements began Friday in the trial against Pedro Hernandez, the New Jersey man accused in the disappearance and killing of 6-year-old Etan Patz.

01/30/2015

Pedro Hernandez is charged with killing 6-year-old Etan Patz in 1979. (credit: CBS News)

Jury Selection Wraps Up In Etan Patz Murder Case; Opening Arguments Set For Friday

Hernandez, a former shop worker in the Patzes’ neighborhood of SoHo, is accused of killing Etan, who vanished while walking two blocks to a school bus stop on May 25, 1979.

01/29/2015

Attorney Sanford Rubenstein (credit: Getty Images)

Attorney Sanford Rubenstein Makes First Court Appearance Since DA Declines To Prosecute Him For Rape Allegation

The once flamboyant but publicly humiliated attorney Sanford Rubenstein made his first court appearance Wednesday, since the DA declined to prosecute him on a rape allegation brought against him by a top assistant to Rev. Al Sharpton.

01/28/2015

FILE -- NYPD vehicle. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

14 Arrested In Drug Bust At Brooklyn Housing Project

The arrest of 14 accused drug dealers came after a long-running investigation sparked by community complaints of gang violence and drug trafficking at Brooklyn’s Farragut Houses.

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

FILE -- Rikers Island prison complex (credit: Getty Images)

Jail Boss Fires 6 NYC Guards In 2012 Inmate Beating

Jail investigators found Robert Hinton, with his arms tied and legs shackled, suffered a broken nose and other injuries for refusing to be escorted in a now-shuttered solitary confinement dorm for mentally ill inmates.

01/21/2015

FILE -- Castor beans, basic ingredient for ricin (credit: Getty Images)

Manhattan Man Charged With Trying To Acquire Deadly Poison Ricin

U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara said Cheng Le tried to acquire ricin over the “dark web,” an Internet marketplace where those peddling illicit goods can more easily hide their identities.

01/21/2015

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2 Yemeni Men Charged In U.S. For Joining Al-Qaida To Attack American Forces

Prosecutors in New York say Saddiq Al-Abbadi and Ali Alvi were captured in Saudi Arabia before being brought to the United States.

01/20/2015

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Brooklyn-Born Man Sentenced To 15 Years For Sending $67K To Al Qaeda

Wesam El-Hanafi, who was born in Brooklyn, said he’d spent the nearly five years since his arrest reflecting on his actions.

01/20/2015

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Brooklyn Man Who Shot At 2 Cops Hit With Maximum Sentences

A 33-year-old Brooklyn man got a very long prison sentence for shooting at two police officers in East Flatbush in 2011.

01/16/2015

Etan Patz (Credit: Handout)

Attorney: New Informant In Etan Patz Case Is An Inmate

Prosecutors’ recently revealed informant in the infamous missing-child case of Etan Patz is a Rikers Island inmate.

01/16/2015

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