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President Barack Obama speaks during a press conference March 25, 2014 in The Hague, the Netherlands. (Photo by Toussaint Kluiters-Pool/Getty Images)

Homeland Security To Cut NYPD Bomb Detection Funding After Obama Says NYC Nuclear Blast Bigger Concern Than Russia

Less than 24 hours after President Obama said he’s more concerned about the prospect of a nuclear weapon exploding in NYC than Russia’s recent actions, Homeland Security officials announced plans to cut the NYPD’s bomb detection funding by 50 percent.

03/26/2014

Police say that a suspect ditched this firearm during a chase in Harlem. (Credit Handout)

Suspect Charged With Allegedly Pointing Gun At Police In Harlem

As they rushed to the scene the officers observed the suspect with a gun in his hand, police said. An officer exited his vehicle to approach the suspect and the suspect pointed the weapon in his direction, according to police.

08/24/2013

A Jail Cell - File / Photo: JEFF HAYNES/AFP/Getty Images

NYC Man Under Arrest After Allegedly Killing Stray Cat With Tire Iron

Richard Ferrugio was arrested on charges of aggravated animal cruelty and criminal possession of a weapon.

03/17/2012

Pit Bull (credit: AP Photo)

Prosecutor: NJ Police Shooting Of Pit Bull Appears Justified

The dog’s owner, 25-year-old John Kelly of Jersey City, was charged with assault on a police officer and weapons offenses.

09/18/2011