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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!

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.

Police Hunt for Shooter in Death of Brooklyn Teen

nbcnewyork.com — Police continued to search Saturday for a gunman who shot two teenagers in Brooklyn, one of them fatally, authorities say. A 13-year-old boy was shot twice in the torso and once in the leg, and a 16-year-old boy was shot in the groin at the Marcy Houses complex in Bedford-Stuyvesant on Friday evening, police said.

Church Ceiling Collapse Injures 14 in New Jersey

nbcnewyork.com — Fourteen people were injured, one seriously, when a ceiling collapsed during Easter services at a Methodist church in New Jersey, authorities said. As many as 100 worshipers were inside the Korean Union United Methodist Church in Rahway when the ceiling began to crumble during a Spanish-language Mass, according to Rahway Police Chief John Rodger.

Cars Mysteriously Break Down After Drivers Fill Up at New Jersey Gas Station

nbcnewyork.com — Drivers filling up their tanks at a New Jersey gas station say their cars are getting damaged and they suspect it has to do with what's being pumped out of the gas lines. Police in Hopatcong say 10 drivers have reported problems after filling up at the Enrite gas station.

Infant Among 9 Hospitalized for Possible Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

nbcnewyork.com — A 1-week-old baby was among nine people taken to the hospital after showing signs of carbon monoxide poisoning at their Rockland County home, authorities said. Family members say the mother awoke to feed her infant in the middle of the night, recognized something was wrong and called police to her home on Beckett Court in the Village of Chestnut Ridge early Thursday.
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May 29, 2015

Lyndhurst police chief also adds that officers used pepper spray and baton first, but Allen still came at officers with knife

May 29, 2015

Lyndhurst's police chief says officers were justified in shooting and killing Kevin Allen- he says Allen rushed them with a knife

May 29, 2015

Police shoot and kill suspect inside Lyndhurst library. Kids witnessed shooting. I'm at scene, details at 5pm pic.twitter.com/WH333W0JS6

May 28, 2015

Flooded roofs, mold out of control- and tenants are told repairs may not happen! My report in 15 min on News 4 pic.twitter.com/zD6AiCvaj6

May 27, 2015

Crews (gently!) turn an overturned school bus upright after a crash near Poughkeepsie pic.twitter.com/ppCFEknsDZ

May 27, 2015

Happening now: School bus overturns near Poughkeepsie. 11 hurt, including 9 kids. All in good condition pic.twitter.com/6blvkNtbuJ

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