Jane Jacobs, a writer and activist known for her work in urban planning, is being celebrated with a Google Doodle on what would’ve been her 100th birthday.


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Jules Reich, a high-powered tax attorney, is suspected in the fatal stabbing of his wife, Dr. Robin Goldman, in their Scarsdale, New York, mansion.

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Marcus Shelton, 36, is wanted for questioning by police after he allegedly threatened to kill officers in New York City and Philadelphia in the name of ISIS.

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Kelsey Annese and Matthew Hutchinson, student-athletes at SUNY-Geneseo, were fatally stabbed by her ex-boyfriend, who then killed himself, police say.

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Colin Kingston fatally stabbed two SUNY-Geneseo students, his ex-girlfriend, Kelsey Annese, and Matthew Hutchinson, before killing himself, New York police say.

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Sierra Shields, 30, has been missing since January 14 at LaGuardia Airport in Queens, New York, when she quit her job as a flight attendant, her family says.

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A top doctor at New York’s Mount Sinai Hospital is accused of ejaculating on the face of a 22-year-old patient while she was immobilized.

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The NYPD released a video showing five men suspected in the brutal gang rape of an 18-year-old girl in a Brooklyn park. Watch the video here.

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A 41-year-old career criminal has been charged with felony assault in the random slashing of a woman who was walking to work in Manhattan.

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A 15-year-old Brooklyn girl is accused of killing her mother and stepfather, claiming she was abused by her mom, police say.

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A 25-year-old Rochester man has been accused of plotting an ISIS-inspired machete attack at a New York restaurant on New Year’s Eve.

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One person was shot at Roosevelt Field Mall in Garden City, New York. The alleged gunman is in custody, police say.

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Evan Greebel, a New York lawyer, has been accused along with Martin Shkreli of securities fraud.

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Martin Shkreli has been charged with seven counts, including securities fraud and conspiracy, in a 29-page indictment, which can be read here.

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Martin Shkreli, the CEO of Turning Pharmaceuticals who hiked a life-saving drug’s price, was arrested on securities fraud charges. What is his net worth?

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An email service called “cock.li” was used to send a threatening message to the Los Angeles and New York school districts, causing all LAUSD schools to close.

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