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Emmy-winning reporter for News 4 New York (WNBC). Worked all over the country as a political/investigative reporter- now calls 30 Rock home!

No Charges After Video Shows Panera Manager Knocking Out Fired Employee: NYPD

nbcnewyork.com — No charges will be filed after video was posted online showing a manager at a Panera Bread knocking out a fired employee who had allegedly attacked him, the NYPD says. NYPD officers were called to the chain bakery's location at Park Avenue South and East 23rd Street after the scuffle Tuesday afternoon.

NYPD Tow Truck Driver Assaulted When He Tries to Tow Motorcycle: Police

nbcnewyork.com — An NYPD tow truck driver was assaulted by three men while he was on the job towing a motorcycle, police said. The driver, who asked not to be identified, told NBC 4 New York he was towing an expired motorcycle in the Kew Gardens Hills section of Queens Tuesday when a man emerged from the home and began arguing with him.

Dog With Deformed Legs Dumped on Road, Strangers Donate Thousands for Surgery

nbcnewyork.com — Quasimodo the dog has not had an easy life. Born with deformed legs, he had to crawl on his elbows to get around. His owner decided he was too much trouble to keep, and he was dumped out of a pickup truck onto the side of the road.
Jun 11, 2015

If you love dogs...heck, if you love uplifting stories in general, you'll want to watch this! nbcnewyork.com/news/local/Qua…

WATCH: Video Shows Security Guard Take Down Student After Senior Prank Gone Wrong

nbcnewyork.com — What parents say began as a senior prank at a Long Island high school ended in a student being violently taken down by a school security guard and placed in what some are calling a chokehold.

Funeral Set for CUNY Dean Killed in Amtrak Derailment

nbcnewyork.com — Friends, family and students are expected to gather Friday evening to mourn the CUNY dean who was killed in last week's deadly Amtrak derailment. Funeral services for Derrick E. Griffith are set for 7 p.m. Friday at the Community Protestant Church on Gun Hill Road in the Bronx, CUNY's Medgar Evers College announced in a news release.

Brooklyn Principal in 2012 "God Bless the USA" Controversy Reassigned Amid Misconduct Probe: Officials

nbcnewyork.com — A Brooklyn elementary school principal and assistant principal have been reassigned pending a misconduct investigation by the Department of Investigation, officials familiar with the situation tell NBC 4 New York. The nature of the misconduct allegations involving Greta Hawkins, principal at P.S. 90, and Gayle Gordon, assistant principal there, weren't immediately clear.

Gang Members Smuggled Guns on Metro-North Trains: Attorney General

nbcnewyork.com — Authorities have busted a gun-smuggling ring that allegedly sneaked its weapons into the city on Metro-North trains and trafficked them through the Bronx, according to the attorney general. Nine alleged gang members were arrested and 93 guns were seized in the year-long undercover operation investigating a faction of the Bloods street gang known as Red Side, the New York attorney general's office said.

Queens Youth Football Coach Shot, Killed in Car: NYPD

nbcnewyork.com — A well-known Queens businessman, activist and youth football coach was shot and killed in broad daylight Wednesday while sitting in a car on a quiet street, police say. Jerwaine Gorman, a 34-year-old father of three, was sitting with a passenger inside a 2011 Mercedes Benz on 167th Street in St.

Gun-Firing Bar Patron Killed in Police Shooting Served in Military, Had 14 Prior Arrests: NYPD

nbcnewyork.com — The 30-year-old man shot and killed by police officers during a foot chase in the Jamaica section of Queens Wednesday night has been identified as a Staten Island native who'd served in the military and had a lengthy arrest record, police say.

Superintendent Accused of Murdering Bronx Woman Missing for 3 Years Sentenced in Wife Beating

nbcnewyork.com — A Bronx building superintendent accused of murdering a 35-year-old tenant whose skeletal remains were found upstate last week, three years after she vanished, pleaded guilty in a separate case Wednesday to beating his wife and was sentenced to four years behind bars.
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Jul 29, 2015

@XGirlNYC just enough- zero degrees actually feels great when you come out of 92 degrees

Jul 29, 2015

I'm at a farm in Old Bridge, NJ to see how the heat affects the food we eat! My report at 6p #NBC4NY pic.twitter.com/HMYWoGyTm7

Jul 28, 2015

Yes it's the public library! sorry for misspelling "booths"

Jul 28, 2015

One of the few remaining phone boots in the city- can anyone guess where I am? pic.twitter.com/94g0qfaQHY

Jul 25, 2015

This young EMT was killed on the job on her last day. She died on the way to save others. My report at 6p on #News4NY pic.twitter.com/EsveCbbO8k

Jul 25, 2015

@deepbelches nice to finally meet you in person! Yeah I wish I could do all my work from a green screen

Jul 24, 2015

Amtrak's CEO says more delays on NJ Transit and other lines are likely in the coming months- I'll have the details in a few min on News 4

Jul 24, 2015

30 min Amtrak delays AGAIN! Amtrak CEO tells me it will keep happening until aging infrastructure is replaced pic.twitter.com/gGGiAjEp12

Jul 23, 2015

Looks like a horrific accident, but this is all a drill! How local agencies prep for a train disaster- 11p on #News4 pic.twitter.com/LNNSPjMmy9

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