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East New York »

State Sen. Sampson Stole $440K from Foreclosure Victims, Feds Charge

Sampson pleaded not guilty and was released on $250,000 bond.

West Village »

Ex-Stuyvesant Librarian Wanted to Kidnap and Kill Women and Kids, FBI Says

The FBI says Greenwich Avenue resident Robert Asch, 61, plotted to torture and kill his victims.

New York City »

Black, Latino Legislators Concerned About Effects of Scandals

Charges may hurt black and Latino elected officials seeking to increase their numbers and gain clout.

Tremont & East Tremont »

Assemblyman Stevenson Sold His 'Core Function' For Bribes, Prosecutors Say

Bronx Assemblyman Stevenson was arrested Thursday and Assemblyman Nelson Castro resigned.

New York City »

U.S. Attorney Warns Crooked New York Pols to Watch Their Backs

U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara left dirty New York politicians shaking in their boots wondering who's next.

New York City »

FBI Agent Posed as Wealthy Investor Named Raj to Snare Pols in Bribery Plot

The undercover agent who snared Malcolm Smith passed himself off as a wealthy investor.

New York City »

Catsimatidis Blasts 'Culture of Corruption' as Aide Busted in Bribery Plot

Vincent Tabone and other GOP leaders were arrested in a bribery scheme to elect Sen. Malcolm Smith mayor.

New York City »

Malcolm Smith Wanted to 'Bribe His Way to Gracie Mansion,' Feds Say

State Sen. Malcolm Smith and City Councilman Dan Halloran were arrested early Tuesday, the FBI said.

Jamaica »

Malcolm Smith's Plan to Build Lab in Jamaica in Jeopardy After Arrest

The state senator, who advocated for a new healthcare lab in Jamaica, was arrested April 2, 2013.

Springfield Gardens »

Unmanned Aircraft Spotted Near JFK Airport, FBI Says

The small, flying object was spotted about 3 miles from the airport Monday, the bureau said.

Long Island City »

Counterfeit Parts Supplied to Queens Taxi Warehouse

Three men were charged with trying to pass off the generic parts as brand name goods, officials said.

Chinatown »

26 Charged with Running Chinatown Immigration Fraud Schemes

Lawyers and staff from at least 10 law firms are accused of creating false asylum applications.

New York City »

Accused NYPD 'Cannibal Cop' Pleads Not Guilty

Gilberto Valle, 28, faces a maximum sentence of life in prison.

New York City »

Queens Man Sentenced to Life in Prison for Subway Bomb Plot

Adis Medunjanin was convicted of conspiring with Al Qaeda.

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