Man in “MAGA” Hat Sought For Racially Charged Subway Push

Police are looking for a man wearing a “Make America Great Again” hat and shirt who allegedly shouted racial comments at another man and then pushed him onto the subway tracks Friday night. Photo Credit: NYPD

Jehovah’s Witnesses in NYC Area Exposed to Measles

Two European tourists with measles potentially exposed others at three Jehovah’s Witness facilities in the greater New York City area, health officials said Saturday night. Photo Credit: NBC10

NYPD Officers Save Elderly Man in Cardiac Arrest

These NYPD officers were in the right place at just the right time for one man. Photo Credit: NYPD

13 People at Sleepover Party Hurt in NJ House Fire: Police

A house erupted in flames early Saturday, destroying the structure and hurting 13 people, including two critically police said. Photo Credit: NBC 4 New York

Sox Pitcher in Critical Condition After Brain Hemorrhage

Chicago White Sox pitcher Danny Farquhar is in critical condition at a local hospital after collapsing during Friday’s game against the Houston Astros.Farquhar, who pitched the sixth inning of the game… Photo Credit: Getty Images, File

Sick Baby Dies After Red Light Crash: NYPD

A family that was rushing a 6-month-old baby boy to the hospital plowed through a red light at a Staten Island intersection and was struck by another vehicle, police said. The baby didn’t survive. Photo Credit: NBC 4 New York

Grasshoppers to Flamethrowers: Try the Best Ballpark Food

An upcoming Major League Baseball food festival in Manhattan will feature popular dishes from all 30 ballparks, the league announced this week. Photo Credit: Getty Images for New York Magazine

Saturday Is Last Day to Use Toys R Us Gift Cards

If you have a Toys R Us gift card, now is the time to use it. The toy retailer will no longer accept gift cards after Saturday, April 21. E-gift cards and Endless Earnings will also stop being accepted… Photo Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images, File

How to Watch the Lyrid Meteor Shower

If you like shooting stars, you’re in luck. The annual Lyrid meteor shower, which got going this year on April 16, is expected to peak in the early morning on Sunday, April 22, NBC News MACH reported.Your best… Photo Credit: Bill Ingalls/NASA viaGetty Images, File

Scope of Barrier Reef’s Coral Bleaching Alarms Scientists

The clear blue-green waters around the Great Barrier Reef are changing faster than previously thought, according to a new study in the journal Nature, worrying scientists who say the survival of the Great… Photo Credit: Phil Walter/Getty Images, File

Visit National Parks for Free Saturday

The sun is shining, and the weather is finally warming up. What better way to celebrate than to visit one of the nation’s beautiful national parks — for free.The National Park Service will offer a “fee-free”… Photo Credit: Pierre Leclerc Photography/Getty Images

Long Island Mom Fed 4-Year-Old Son Pot Brownie: DA

A Long Island mother was arrested on drug and child endangerment charges after she allegedly gave her 4-year-old son a pot-laced brownie and sent out invites for a 4/20 “good vibes” party.

North Korea Announces Plans to Scale Back Weapons Program

Ahead of planned summits with both the U.S. and South Korea, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un announced that the country has suspended nuclear and long-range missile tests and plans to shut down a nuclear…

Abandoned Alligator Found in Fish Tank at NYC Park: Police

You may have heard the rumor about alligators in the New York City sewers, but how about the ones on the beach in Queens?

Bowie MetroCards Reselling Online for More Than $200

If the lines that wrapped around the subway station weren’t crazy, the prices they’re reselling for online might be.

Towns Get Subpoenas Amid New Jersey Corruption Probe

Questions of corruption continue from within the walls of the North Bergen Housing Authority as more subpoenas have been issued to multiple towns, including an additional one yesterday to the housing complex…

Law Enforcement on High Alert as Gang Calls to Execute Cop

Authorities on Long Island, as well as in the city, are on high alert after a pair of threats against cops, one of which called for the execution of a police officer “like we do in El Salvador,”… Photo Credit: News 4

1 Critically Injured in Midtown Garage Fire: FDNY

One person has been critically injured in a parking garage fire in midtown, authorities say. The FDNY says it got a call around 1:30 p.m. for a fire inside the garage of an eight-story building at… Photo Credit: Getty Images

Town Nixes Contract With Ex-Housing Security Director

After an I-Team report exposed that a security director for the North Bergen Housing Authority had what amounted to a no-show job, at least one town has ended its contracts with the man’s animal control…

FEMA Extends TSA Housing Assistance Program for PR

FEMA granted Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello’s request Friday to extend the Transitional Sheltering Assistance program for nearly 1,700 Hurricane Maria survivors whose benefits were scheduled to end….

Medical Marijuana Dispensary Comes to NYC

A medical marijuana dispensary opened up in midtown Manhattan Friday. Erica Byfield reports.

How to Recycle Used Video Tapes

Got old VHS tapes you want to recycle? Lynda Baquero from the Better Get Baquero team has answers on your questions about keeping those memories.

Parents Fight to Treat Toddler’s Seizures With CBD Oil

As a baby, Jaelah Jerger suffered up to 30 seizures a day and the FDA-approved drug her parents tried to treat her epilepsy didn’t work. Her father, Jade Jerger, told NBC News every time Jaelah had seizure… Photo Credit: NBC News

See Inside $21M Apartment on Woolworth Building’s 40th Floor

The Woolworth Building may be the former headquarters of a 19th and 20th century five-and-dime empire where customers sought inexpensive household items, but apartments in the historic and neo-Gothic-style… Photo Credit: Williams New York

FEMA Extends TSA Housing Program for Puerto Rican Evacuees

FEMA granted Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello’s request Friday to extend the Transitional Sheltering Assistance program for nearly 1,700 Hurricane Maria survivors whose benefits were scheduled to end. Photo Credit: Getty Images

1 in Custody After Hostage Team Responds to NY Home: Cops

One person is in custody after a hostage negotiation team along with emergency services and Suffolk County police, swarmed the scene around a Long Island home where an armed man had barricaded himself inside… Photo Credit: News 4

Five Easy Ways to Maintain a Bike

As any community cycling shop mechanic will tell you, there are plenty of advantages to traveling a city by bike: it’s cheaper and greener than taking the car or train, and a lot easier to maintain.Those…

Humans Killed Off Biggest Land Mammals, Not Climate: Study

Humans have steadily driven the world’s biggest land mammals into extinction for thousands of years, and we’re not done — the cow could soon be the largest one left, according to a new study.NBC News reported… Photo Credit: AP

Rogue Cat at JFK Makes Woman Miss Flight to China

A devilish feline named Pepper cost its owner an on-time flight from New York to China Friday when it leaped onto a ticket counter at John F. Kennedy International Airport and bolted into Terminal 4, authorities… Photo Credit: Port Authority PBA/Twitter

‘Just Another Morning’: Surprise Spill on Subway Escalator

In yet another example of how far subway nuisances can really travel, a Friday morning-rush commute at a Brooklyn station turned tricky when plastic bottles spilled all over the top of an escalator… Photo Credit: John Becker