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Yankees Pay Tribute to Retiring Matsui

The Yankees are giving a final salute Sunday to a legendary Bronx bomber as 39-year-old Hideki Matsui officially hangs up his spikes. Matsui wore the pinstripes from 2003 to 2009 after playing 10 seasons in Japan. The Yanks signed, Matsui, whose nickname is Godzilla, to a one-day minor league con Full story

15-Year-Old Missing in the Bronx: Cops

A Bronx teenager who was last seen nearly two weeks ago has been reported missing, police said. Anwar Douboulay, 15, was last seen at around 9 a.m. on July 15 in his home at 1129 Saint Lawrence Ave., according to police. Douboulay is 5'5" and weighs between 130 and 140 pounds. He was last seen wi Full story

Cabbie Killed Girlfriend, Stuffed Body in Trash: Cops

A livery cab driver has been arrested after he allegedly killed his traffic agent girlfriend and stuffed her body in the trash can of a Bronx apartment, possibly in a fit of jealous rage, according to police sources. Full story

Metro-North Hudson Line Returns After Trash Train Derailment

Metro-North's Hudson Line is now running in both directions, four days after a freight train hauling garbage derailed in the Bronx. Full story

Out-of-control cab nearly mows down mom, child

   A mom and her baby are lucky to be alive after a close call involving an out-of-control livery cab in the Bronx, New York, on Tuesday. Police say the 68-year old driver had passed out behind the wheel.

‘Wow, seriously?’ moments of this week

   Melissa Harris-Perry runs through the shocking stories from this week where all you can do is shake your head and say, “wow... seriously?”

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