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16 People Hurt, 4 Seriously, in Bronx Fire

The Fire Department of New York said that 16 people are hurt, four of them seriously, in a fire raging through a Bronx building. Officials say over 200 firefighters have…

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Deadly Bronx Fire Lit by Child Playing With Stove

New York City’s deadliest residential fire in decades was accidentally lit by a 3 ½-year-old boy playing with the burners on his mother’s stove, officials said Friday. The flames spread…

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12 People Dead in Fast-Moving Bronx Apartment Fire

Twelve people were dead and four more were fighting for their lives late Thursday after a fire swept through a Bronx apartment building on one of the coldest nights so…

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Muggers Rob Bronx Man of $190K

The New York Police Department is looking for two men who mugged a man in the Bronx last week, making off with a bag containing $190,000 in cash. Last Tuesday…

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Baby ‘Ghost Cat’ Has Bronx Zoo Debut

A baby “ghost cat” is making the Bronx its new haunt. The Wildlife Conservation Society’s Bronx Zoo announced that the female snow leopard cub has made its public debut. Snow…

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Teen Stabs 2 Classmates, 1 Fatally, at Bronx School

A high-school student who hadn’t been getting along with two classmates suddenly attacked them with a switchblade during history class Wednesday, killing one boy and gravely wounding another, police said.…

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NYC Subway Rider Slashed After Seat Dispute

New York City police say a woman was slashed on the knee after a dispute with another passenger over a subway seat on the 6 train. The woman was taken…

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Regional Briefs – May 11, 2017

Fore or Timber? Vandals Cut Trees at Trump Golf Course BRONX – Four 30-foot trees were cut down overnight Monday at the Trump Golf Links and police are searching for…

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3 Dead in Crash on Cross Bronx Expressway

Three people have been killed and several others wounded in a multi-vehicle crash in the Bronx. According to Inspector Steve D’Ulisse, commanding officer of the NYPD’s Highway District, the accident…

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Bronx Zoo Breeds 1st ‘Little Penguin’

The Bronx Zoo has bred a “little penguin” for the first time in its 120-year history. The zoo is now exhibiting the chick, which hatched on May 10. “Little penguins”…

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