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Pedro Hernandez is charged with killing 6-year-old Etan Patz (inset) in 1979. (credit: CBS2)

Defense In Etan Patz Murder Trial Claim Interrogation Video Is A Bombshell

The prosecution and defense Friday were preparing jurors for a new video, which could amount to a bombshell in the trial of the man who confessed to killing Etan Patz.

02/20/2015

The popular club drug Molly (credit CBS 2)

Two Men Arrested On Drug Charges At Woodhaven Daycare Center

Two people have been arrested for allegedly selling drugs out of a home that houses a daycare center.

02/19/2015

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

Former NY Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver Indicted On 3 Charges

The charges are honest services mail fraud, honest services wire fraud and extortion under the color of his official duties.

02/19/2015

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

Police Detective Cross-Examined In Etan Patz Trial

Defense lawyers say Hernandez’s confession is fiction, dreamed up by a mentally ill man with a low IQ and a history of hallucinations.

02/19/2015

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Prosecutor: Terror Trial Defendant Khaled Al-Fawwaz Eagerly Served Bin Laden

A prosecutor told jurors in closing arguments at a New York terrorism trial that the defendant was a top aide to Osama bin Laden nearly a decade before deadly bombings at two U.S. embassies in Africa.

02/18/2015

Abid Naseer

Alleged Al Qaeda Operative, On Trial In Brooklyn, Cross-Examines Convicted Terrorist

Abid Naseer questioned Najibulla Zazi for about an hour. Naseer is acting as his own attorney at his trial in federal court in Brooklyn.

02/18/2015

Abid Naseer

Alleged Al Qaeda Operative Abid Naseer’s Trial Opens In NYC

Assistant U.S. Attorney Celia Cohen told jurors in federal court in Brooklyn that the failed conspiracy in 2009 called for attacks in New York City, England and Denmark.

02/17/2015

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Former Wall Street Computer Tech Convicted In 2011, Bronx Drug Murder

A former Wall Street computer technician turned drug addict accused of murder learned his fate on Friday.

02/13/2015

Officer Peter Liang (center) (credit: CBS2)

Peter Liang, NYPD Officer Charged In Death Of Akai Gurley, Pleads Not Guilty To Manslaughter

Officer Peter Liang pleaded not guilty Wednesday in the Nov. 20 death of 28-year-old Akai Gurley.

02/11/2015

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

Jury Watches Video Confession In Etan Patz Case

Jurors are hearing the videotaped confession of a man charged in the 1979 kidnapping and murder of 6-year-old Etan Patz.

02/10/2015

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2 Witnesses Testify Etan Patz Murder Suspect Claimed He Killed Someone

Two witnesses have testified that a man charged in the 1979 kidnapping and murder of Etan Patz told them decades ago that he had killed someone while working in a bodega in New York City.

02/09/2015

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: Stanley K. Patz)

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

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