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Motorcyclist Dies After Crashing Into Fence In Bronx

A motorcyclist died after hitting a fence in Bronx, police said.
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Minivan Crashes Into Convenience Store In NYC

A minivan plowed into a Mobil Mart in Bronx on Sunday, pinning a customer inside between shelves that were pushed together in a freak crash that was captured on video....
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Bronx Man Busted For Impersonating A Cop In Harlem

Police arrested a 27-year-old man with an extensive criminal record for impersonating a cop in Harlem — after he was caught doling out warnings to turnstile jumpers, officials said....
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Man Attacked By Dog In Bronx

A man has been hospitalized after being attacked by a dog in Bronx on Saturday....
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Missing Bronx Man Found Safe

Police have found a missing 41-year old Bronx man who is developmentally disabled, safe in Westchester County....
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Bronx Man Slashes 16-Year-Old Boy In Face & Neck During Bloody Fight

Cops have arrested a Bronx man for slashing a 16-year-old boy during a bloody fight in the borough early Saturday, officials said....
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Robbers Beat Bronx Handbag Dealer With Frying Pan

A handbag dealer who posted a Facebook photo with a fistful of cash was beaten with a frying pan and robbed by three thieves in Bronx, police said....
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Man Awarded $425K From City

A man who claims indifferent guards allowed him to be beaten twice by a fellow inmate at a Bronx jail won a $425,000 settlement from the city, his lawyers said Friday....
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NYPD Kills Bronx Teen Suspect In East New York Shootout

NYPD officers from the 75th Precinct Anti-Crime Unit shot and killed a 17-year-old boy during a shootout in East New York Thursday....
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41 Arrested During Illegal Immigrant Roundup In NYC

Federal officials have released details about the dozens of illegal immigrants arrested in the New York City area during a multi-state sweep last week....
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Two Brothers Die When Car Launches Into Tree After Crash Off Bronx River Parkway

Two brothers in their 40s were killed when the Mercedes they were in crashed off the Bronx River Parkway and flew into a tree Friday morning....
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Bronx Man Indicted In Mt. Vernon Nightclub Shooting

A Bronx man has been indicted on murder and assault charges in the Christmas shooting that killed the owner of a Mount Vernon nightclub and seriously wounded five others, Westchester County District Attorney Anthony Scarpino, Jr. announced Thursday....
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Ved Parkash Allowed Bronx Building To Become A “Rat Breeding Ground”

Two city departments accused Bronx landlord Ved Parkash of creating illegal apartments and allowing his building to become a breeding ground for rats....
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Bronx Man Caught In OH With $600K Worth Of Cocaine & Heroin

A New York man is facing felony drug charges after Ohio State Highway Patrol troopers seized more than 6 pounds of cocaine and 2 pounds of heroin, valued at approximately $600,000, following a traffic stop in Madison County....
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The Audacity: Bronx Man In Ammo Bust Sues Cops For Brutal Beatdown, Strip Search On Apartment Rooftop

A Bronx man busted with a gun magazine says in a federal lawsuit that police broke his eye socket after they chased him down....
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11 Men Accused Of Stealing & Selling Motorcycle Parts

Eleven men allegedly stole high-end motorcycles from around the city, dismantled them and sold the parts in the Dominican Republic in a ring that also involved narcotics sales, according to investigators, after an extensive undercover operation....
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Bronx Man Charged For Stabbing Estranged Wife To Death

Cops have formally charged a Bronx man who stabbed his estranged wife to death in her living room after she kicked him out, officials said....
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Bronx Man Sentenced To 25 Years In Prison For Child Pornography Production

Preet Bharara, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced today that Kelvin Acosta was sentenced to 300 months in prison and supervised release for 10 years for producing child pornography....
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Trio Wanted In Armed Bronx Restaurant Robbery

Police are searching for three men in connection to an armed robbery of a restaurant in Bronx earlier this month....
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Police Charge 10 In NY-NEPA Drug Ring

Authorities say they busted a local drug ring that was importing large amounts of heroin and crack cocaine from Bronx, New York, by concealing the narcotics inside the bodies of female associates....
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Help NYPD Catch These Suspects

The New York City Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in locating and identifying five individuals depicted in the attached surveillance photos and video wanted for questioning in connection to four grand larceny incidents which occurred within the confines of the 40th and 41st Precincts. The details are as follows:
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Bronx Woman Was Sentenced To Serve 54 Months In Federal Prison

Acting United States Attorney John J. Farley announced today that Gladys Maria Pena Dominguez, 35, was sentenced on Monday to serve 54 months in federal prison for her role in a scheme to use stolen personal identifying information to file false federal income tax returns and steal hundreds of thousands of dollars from the U.S. Treasury.

A Bronx Driver Is Responsible For The Times Square Attack

A young man was taken into custody after driving the wrong way north for seven blocks up Broadway and then ramming into 13 people, killing one and injuring 12.
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Bronx Man Indicted For 2016 Nassau Murder

A Bronx man was indicted Wednesday on murder charges for the stabbing death of a 39-year-old man outside a bar in Hempstead in April 2016.
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NYC Police Shut Down Bronx-To-Mass. Trafficking Ring; 3 Kilos Of Heroin, $4 Million Seized

Federal, state and local officials in New York City announced they have shut down a drug trafficking operation that was shuttling heroin hidden inside furniture from Mexico through Bronx into Massachusetts.
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Duo Steals Thousands In Over-The-Counter Meds From Bronx Rite Aid

Police are searching for a man and woman accused of stealing up to $4,200 in over-the-counter medication from a Rite Aid pharmacy in Bronx earlier this month.
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Men Armed With Knife, Machete Rob Family In Bronx

Two men armed with a large knife and machete robbed a woman and her three sons inside an apartment earlier this month in Bronx, police said Wednesday.
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Bronx Man Shot And Killed Inside East Williamsburg Nightclub

A Bronx coke dealer was shot in the face and killed inside a Flushing Avenue nightclub early Sunday morning, police said.
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2 Wanted In Violent Robbery Caught On Camera In Bronx

Police are looking for two suspects who they say knocked a man unconscious and robbed him in Bronx.
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Killer Bronx Nanny Sentenced For Stomping 20-Month-Old Baby To Death

A brutal Bronx nanny was sentenced Tuesday to up to four years in prison for fatally stomping a 20-month-old boy in a bizarre wrestling match at her home day-care center.

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Kris Corbett

received a Masters degree in May 2010 from New York University in International Relations. Kris attained her Bachelor's degree from Pennsylvania State University in the 2004. In 2006, she moved from Scranton, PA to Manhattan where she currently works for a private equity firm.