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Northport Residents Want Village To Clean Up Scudder Park

Northport residents complain Scudder Park and Beach at the end of Beach Avenue feels forlorn and forgotten.

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Gas station attendant Rashpal Singh was dragged by a driver in Middletown, New Jersey on Saturday, Aug. 15. (Credit: Middletown Police/CBS2)

Driver Caught On Video Dragging Gas Station Attendant In Middletown, N.J.

Dramatic video captured a gas station attendant being dragged by a car recently in Middletown, New Jersey.

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Pope Francis (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Pope To Give Special Blessing To Some Immigrant New Yorkers In East Harlem

New Yorkers who want to catch a glimpse of Pope Francis in Central Park can begin registering Thursday for a chance of winning tickets.

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Police are looking for this man in connection with five armed robberies in Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Cops Hunt For Armed Serial Robber In Brooklyn

All the thefts occurred within quick walking distance of a Fort Hamilton Parkway subway station, where cameras caught him, colorfully dressed, coming and going.

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Donald Trump holds up a pledge at a news conference in Manhattan after he signed the pledge Thursday to support the Republican nominee in the 2016 general election. (Credit:  Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Donald Trump Signs Pledge To Back GOP’s 2016 Presidential Nominee

The billionaire businessman and presidential candidate roiled the GOP race when he refused to make such a promise in the campaign’s first debate.

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The 52nd Street station on the No. 7 line in Woodside, Queens. (Credit: CBS2)

MTA Has Objections To Report Saying Station Repairs Will Take Until 2067 To Finish

A recent report said it will take more than half a century to repair all the problems in the city’s subway stations, but the Metropolitan Transportation Authority reiterated Thursday that it disagrees with the group’s recommendations.

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Lake DeForest in Rockland County

Rockland County Urges Residents To Conserve Water

Rockland County Executive Ed Day is pleading with residents to conserve water voluntarily.

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New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker (credit: Getty Images)

Cory Booker Announces Support For Iran Nuclear Deal

Booker said in a statement that the deal is flawed, but the alternative is worse.

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An FDNY ambulance. (Credit CBS 2)

Cyclist Struck, Critically Injured In North Corona, Queens

A man was struck and critically injured while riding a bicycle in Queens Thursday afternoon.

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Worker Killed, 7 Others Injured When Wall Collapses At Construction Site In Brooklyn

The collapse took place at Myrtle Avenue near Franklin Avenue at around 11:45 a.m. in Bed-Stuy.

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FILE -- Protester holds up a sign at a press conference held in an effort to extend the James Zadroga 9/11 Health & Compensation Act on September 8, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

9/11 Recovery Workers: Congress Must Renew Health Programs

Dozens of 9/11 rescue and recovery workers gathered at the World Trade Center site on Thursday to demand that Congress extend programs offering money and free health care to people exposed to toxic dust after the terror attacks.

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Michael Bryant Adragna, 27, went missing after going jogging in Massapequa Park on Monday, Aug. 31. (Credit: CBS2)

Man Who Vanished After Going Jogging In Massapequa Park Found Safe

Michael Bryant Adragna was found safe on Thursday.

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Packets of synthetic marijuana (Credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Lawmakers Want Online Retailers To Stop Selling K2

Some city officials are calling for online retailers to stop selling synthetic marijuana, known as K2.

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Bruce Anderson is charged with fencing and complicity to commit fencing. (Credit: Bergen County Prosecutor's Office)

Authorities: Gang Co-Founder Charged In Connection With Bergen County Burglaries

Bruce Anderson, 48, of Jamaica, Queens, a reputed member of the “James Bond” gang is accused of participating in two dozen burglaries over six months.

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Tom Brady

Tom Brady Has 4-Game Suspension Nullified By Federal Judge, But NFL To Appeal

U.S. District Judge Richard M. Berman criticized Goodell for dispensing “his own brand of industrial justice.”

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The NYPD Special Operations Unit searches for a possible missing boat in Lower New York Bay. (Credit: NYPD Special Ops, via Twitter)

Search For Missing Boat Near Sandy Hook, N.J.

Police and the U.S. Coast Guard were searching on the evening of Tuesday, Aug. 25 for a boat that capsized near Sandy Hook, New Jersey.

A gunman shot and killed a security guard, and then himself, at the federal building at 201 Varick St. on Friday, Aug. 21. (Credit: Alice Gainer/CBS2)

Fatal Shooting At Varick Street Federal Building

A man shot a security officer who later died, and then took his own life, at a federal office building in Lower Manhattan Friday, police said.

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