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6 Accused Of Drug Trafficking Out Of Bronx Grocery Store

According to U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara, the successful drug trade at the store also led to violence.

06/24/2014

Four men are charged in connection with this parachute jump down One World Trade Center. (Credit: WTC BASE Jump/YouTube)

DA’s Office Says It Won’t Offer Misdemeanor Plea Deal To Alleged WTC Jumpers

Marko Markovich, James Brady, Andrew Rossig and Kyle Hartwell pleaded not guilty last month to burglary, reckless endangerment and other charges in connection with the Sept. 30 jump.

06/24/2014

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

Dr. Stan Li Testifies He Kept Prescribing Powerful Drugs Despite Warning Signs

A doctor who is accused of manslaughter in the death of two drug-addicted patients testified Monday that he continued to prescribe powerful painkillers even after he had learned that a patient had been hospitalized for an alcohol overdose.

06/23/2014

Raymond Felton (Photo credit should read STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Raymond Felton To Plead Guilty In Exchange For No-Jail Sentence

The NBA has said it’s monitoring the case. The league usually waits until criminal cases against players are resolved before deciding whether to impose any fine or suspension.

06/23/2014

Two men have been accused of distributing a form of heroin nicknamed "Breaking Bad'' that has killed three people. (credit: Handout)

2 NY Men Charged With Selling ‘Breaking Bad’ Heroin Linked To 3 Deaths

Two men from upstate laced their heroin with a powerful anesthetic, stuffed it into packets stamped “Breaking Bad” and sold it around the Hudson Valley, resulting in at least three fatal overdoses, federal prosecutors said Thursday.

06/19/2014

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Judge Rejects Request To Dismiss Indictments Against Reputed Bonanno Crime Family Members

Nicholas “Nicky Mouth” Santora, the alleged underboss of the organization, appeared in Manhattan Supreme Court with seven co-defedants facing charges of extortion, loan-sharking, gambling and drug dealing.

06/18/2014

FILE -- Spider-Man and other Times Square characters. (Credit: Getty Images)

Times Square Spider-Man Found Guilty Of Harassment

Phillip Williams, who dresses up as the superhero, was convicted Wednesday of harassing a woman in a Times Square spat.

06/18/2014

Sen. Malcolm A. Smith on March 12, 2008  in Albany, New York. (Credit: Getty Images)

Judge Declares Mistrial In Malcolm Smith Corruption Case

The mistrial covers Smith and Queens Republican leader Vincent Tabone. Former New York City Councilman Daniel Halloran trial will continue.

06/17/2014

Sen. Malcolm A. Smith on March 12, 2008  in Albany, New York. (Credit: Getty Images)

Mistrial Motion Weighed In Malcolm Smith Corruption Trial

The judge said that if enough jurors agree to serve through the delay — another two weeks — the White Plains trial can go on.

06/16/2014

Sen. Malcolm A. Smith on March 12, 2008  in Albany, New York. (Credit: Getty Images)

Newly Disclosed Tapes Could Stop Malcolm Smith Corruption Trial

Defense attorneys argued Friday that the trial must be halted because more than 90 hours of secret recordings — including 28 hours in Yiddish — had been withheld by prosecutors until this week.

06/13/2014

Karina Pascucci, Samantha Barbash (Office of the Special Narcotics Prosecutor )

Authorities: Strippers Drugged Wealthy Men, Scammed Them Out Of More Than $200,000

A crew of New York City strippers scammed wealthy men by drugging them and running up extravagant bills at topless clubs while they were in a daze, authorities said.

06/11/2014

Sen. Malcolm A. Smith on March 12, 2008  in Albany, New York. (Credit: Getty Images)

Jury Listens To Taped Conversations In Malcolm Smith Corruption Trial

The jury in the trial of state Sen. Malcolm Smith will have to figure out the difference between a bribe and a campaign contribution.

06/09/2014

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Attorney In NYC Corruption Trial Argues Vincent Tabone Didn’t Know He Was Taking Bribes

On Thursday, Vincent Tabone’s attorney gave the jury his take on the bribe payment scene that allegedly unfolded on Valentine’s Day last year.

06/05/2014

Sen. Malcolm A. Smith on March 12, 2008  in Albany, New York. (Credit: Getty Images)

Prosecutor In Corruption Trial: State Sen. Malcolm Smith Betrayed Constituents

New York state Sen. Malcolm Smith betrayed the people who elected him by trying to bribe his way into New York City’s mayoral ballot, a federal prosecutor charged Wednesday.

06/04/2014

Former City Council Member Dan Halloran (Credit: New York City Council)

Judge Denies Insanity Defense For Ex-City Councilman Halloran In Corruption Case

Dan Halloran, a co-defendant in the trial against state Sen. Malcolm Smith, raised the question of an insanity defense as jury selection continued Tuesday.

06/03/2014

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