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Police said two men broke into this home in Westbury early Saturday and shot a man (Credit: CBS 2)

Long Island Neighborhood Shocked After Man Shot During Home Invasion

Police said the man shot inside the home was taken t a local hospital in critical condition. Two women were also inside at the time and were not hurt.

3 hours ago

A man and woman were shot on the evening of Friday, Sept. 12 at 82nd Street and Amsterdam Avenue on the Upper West Side. (Credit: CBS 2)

Bail Set At $100K For State Narcotics Agent Accused In UWS Shooting

Victor Zambrano is charged with criminal possession of a weapon, assault, reckless endangerment, and resisting arrest.

4 hours ago

GENERIC POLICE, CRIME SCENE

Police: Man Shot Through Front Door Of Long Island Home

Suffolk County police said the suspect knocked at the front door of the home located at 660 Dixon Ave. before firing multiple shots through the door.

5 hours ago

#GoodellMustGo Banner flown over Met Life Stadium ahead of Giants game on Sept. 14, 2014 (Credit: UltraViolet)

Feminist Group Flies Banner Over MetLife Stadium Calling For Commissioner Goodell’s Resignation

The banner, which says “@UltraViolet #GoodellMustGo,” also flew over NFL games in Cleveland and San Francisco on Sunday and the group plans to fly it over the Eagles-Colts game in Indianapolis on Monday.

6 hours ago

Panorama of JFK Airport as seen from Chopper 880. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Queens Residents Fed Up With Noise Following Change In Flight Patterns At JFK, LaGuardia

Residents who live near LaGuardia Airport and John F. Kennedy International Airport say flight patterns instituted several years ago have upped the noise level to unbearable levels.

7 hours ago

From left, Olivia Buonomo and Tiffini Cropley, both sophomores at Tottenville High School, are not happy with the school's crackdown on the dress code. Olivia was detained and made to wear a Tottenville T-shirt. Tiffini was not caught. (Staten Island Advance/Jan Somma-Hammel)

Tottenville High School Students Plan To Protest Dress Code Crackdown

About 200 students have been sent to detention over the dress code at Tottenville High School during the first two weeks of the academic year.

8 hours ago

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman (credit: Getty Images)

Eric Schneiderman Officially Launches Bid For Re-Election

New York state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman officially kicked off his re-election campaign Sunday as he vowed to keep fighting corruption, both public and private.

8 hours ago

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - SEPTEMBER 15: Miss America 2014 contestant Miss New York Nina Davuluri wins the 2014 Miss America Competition at Boardwalk Hall Arena on September 15, 2013 in Atlantic City, New Jersey. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Miss America To Buff Atlantic City’s Image

The Miss America pageant will present an upbeat view of the city where it began in 1921 and crown its next winner during a nationally televised finale.

9 hours ago

Former Manhattan DA Robert Morgenthau and  his wife, Lucinda Franks (credit: CBS 2)

‘Timeless’ Tells Love Story Between Robert Morgenthau, Wife Lucinda Franks

That love story is the subject of a new book written by the former DA’s wife, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Lucinda Franks, titled “Timeless: Love, Morgenthau and Me.”

10 hours ago

Sen. Charles Schumer (credit: Getty Images)

Sen. Charles Schumer Proposes Ban On 10 Flame Retardants In Kids Products

Sen. Charles Schumer is proposing legislation to ban 10 flame retardants from upholstered furniture and children’s products, saying the chemicals have been linked to developmental delays and cancer.

10 hours ago

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand appears on CBS' "Face the Nation" on Sept. 14, 2014. (credit: CBS News)

Gillibrand ‘Wouldn’t Be Surprised’ If Congressional Hearings Held On Ray Rice Case

Appearing on CBS’s “Face the Nation” on Sunday morning, Gillibrand called the league’s handling of the case “awful” and “outrageous.”

11 hours ago

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Furry Friend Finder: Leonardo And Angelina

In this edition of “Furry Friend Finder,” CBS 2’s Vanessa Murdock and Andrea Grymes introduce us to Leonardo and Angelina, who are looking for homes.

13 hours ago

Police lights (credit: ClipArt.com)

Cops Hunt For Driver In Greenpoint Hit-And-Run

Just before 3:30 a.m., the vehicle struck a 20-year-old woman under the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway at the intersection of Manhattan and Meeker avenues in Greenpoint, police said.

14 hours ago

A man was killed while changing his tire on the Van Wyck Expressway on Sept. 14, 2014, police say. (credit: CBS 2)

Man Killed While Changing Tire On Van Wyck Expressway Near JFK Airport

A passenger inside the vehicle with the flat tire was injured, as well as three others in the minivan, CBS 2 reported. Their injuries are not believed to be life threatening.

15 hours ago

A man and woman were shot on the evening of Friday, Sept. 12 at 82nd Street and Amsterdam Avenue on the Upper West Side. (Credit: CBS 2)

State Narcotics Agent Suspected In UWS Shooting That Injured Two

The shooting took place at 82nd Street and Amsterdam Avenue — an area filled with restaurants and teeming with people on a Friday night.

09/13/2014