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FILE -- NYPD car is viewed in Times Square. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

4 Kids, 18 Animals Removed From Squalid Home In Queens

Four children and more than a dozen pets were discovered living in squalor at a Queens apartment this past weekend, police said.

10/14/2013

A file photo of a monitor lizard. (credit: Getty Images)

Police In Conn. Shoot Large Lizard That Was Terrorizing Chickens

A police officer shot a monitor lizard to death Sunday, after a resident called 911 to report what she believed to be an alligator attacking her chickens.

08/26/2013

Alligator (file / credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Saturday Is Reptile And Amphibian Amnesty Day On Long Island

It might have been cute when you first got it, but now that snake, lizard, or alligator may be a little to much to handle. If that’s your situation, Saturday is the day for your day.

04/26/2013

A box that contained a dead cat found along the Hutchinson River Parkway (credit: Edward G. Reich / Westchester County Department of Public Safety)

Police: Animals Found Along Hutchinson River Parkway Were Euthanized

Westchester County Police Captain Thomas Gleason told WCBS 880 reporter Monica Miller that it didn’t appear that the animals were mistreated prior to their deaths.

04/06/2012