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Production Company To Film Explosion Of Vehicle In Queens

If you hear a loud bang in Queens this morning, it’s nothing to worry about.

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Quadruple rainbow appears over Glen Cove on Apr. 21, 2015. (credit:  Twitter/@amanda_curtis)

Double, Quadruple Rainbows Spotted On LI Following Stormy Weather

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Police: Man Shot In Mouth During Attempted Robbery In Roosevelt

A 29-year-old man was shot in the mouth during an attempted robbery on Long Island, police said.

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NJ TRANSIT Train

Service Cuts, Fare Hikes Proposed By NJ TRANSIT

NJ TRANSIT said it’s looking at fare hikes and service cuts to close a budget gap.

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Pedro Hernandez is charged with killing 6-year-old Etan Patz (inset) in 1979. (credit: CBS2)

Jury Heads Into Fifth Day Of Deliberations In Etan Patz Murder Trial

The jury in the Etan Patz murder trial begins a fifth day of deliberations Tuesday.

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Blue Bell Creameries Issues Voluntary Recall Of All Products

Texas-based Blue Bell Creameries issued a voluntary recall Monday night for all of its products on the market after two samples of chocolate chip cookie dough ice cream tested positive for listeria, a potentially deadly bacteria.

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Stephen Sinisi was out walking his dog, Raleigh, in Norwood when he was attacked by a coyote. (credit: Meg Baker/CBS2)

Another Coyote Captured, Dens Found After Norwood, NJ Man Is Bitten

A Norwood resident who was attacked by a coyote while walking his dog said he thought it was a dog approaching him.

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A serious accident near Kings Highway at East 34th Street in Midwood, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYCPHOTOG)

Midwood Residents Say Traffic Circle Is An Accident Waiting To Happen

Cars are running through red lights and barely missing each other according to people living near one Brooklyn intersection. They say it’s happening all too often, but their complaints may be going unheard.

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Governor Andrew M Cuomo is greeted as he arrives at Jose Marti International Airport. Governor Andrew M Cuomo, Legislative Leaders and Industry Representatives are spending two days in Cuba as part of a New York State Trade Mission. (Credit: Gov. Andrew Cuomo's Office)

Gov. Andrew Cuomo Meets With Top Officials In Cuba

Monday Marked Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s first day on his official trip to Cuba, in which he became the first American governor to visit the island nation since the recent thaw in relations with the ruling communist regime.

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Rochester Institute of Technology student Max Maisel has been missing since Sunday, Feb. 22. (Credit: CBS2)

Body Of Missing Connecticut College Student Found In Lake Ontario

The body of a college student from western Connecticut has been found in Lake Ontario upstate, eight weeks after he vanished.

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Police patrol outside of a Manhattan court house for the sentencing of convicted terrorist Mustafa Kamel Mustafa on January 9, 2015. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Chaplains Say They Want To Join City Officials In Fight Against Violent Crime

Frustrated community leaders came together in Brooklyn on Monday night, to discuss how to best combat a recent surge in violence on the city’s streets.

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Yonkers Police Department vehicle (credit: Rob Casasanta / EMTBravo.net)

Yonkers Police Seek Driver In Fatal Hit-And-Run

The crash happened Saturday evening at the intersection of Warburton Avenue and Babcock Place.

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Wild Turkey (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Wild Turkey Takes Up Residence At Closter, NJ Supermarket Parking Lot

According to state Fish and Wildlife Division, the turkey dubbed Tom-Tom is a young male, known as a jake.

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A man was wounded, and a city bus was damaged, in a shooting in East Harlem on Monday, April 20. (Credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Man Shot, Wounded In East Harlem; Bullet Also Strikes MTA Bus

A man was shot and wounded in East Harlem late Monday afternoon, and a bullet also struck a passing city bus.

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Armoni Sexton, Paterson high school basketball player killed in drive-by shooting. (credit: Paterson Charter School of Science and Technology)

Paterson Police Arrest Suspect In Drive-By Shooting Death Of Teen

Gregory Oliver is facing murder, two counts of attempted murder and weapons possession charges, police said.

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