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A damaged bicycle following a hit-and-run in Harlem on July 29, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Police Release Video In Harlem Hit-And-Run That Critically Injured Cyclist

Police released surveillance video Monday of a vehicle believed to be involved in a hit-and-run accident last week that left a bicyclist in critical condition in Harlem.

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Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams with a coffin at Borough Hall on Aug. 3, 2015 to denounce gun violence. (credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

NYC Activists Demand Action After 10 Shootings Leave 3 Dead, 22 Wounded Over Weekend

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams was among those speaking out Monday against the rash of shootings that took place over the weekend.

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Newark Police vehicle (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

2 Adults, 5 Teens Charged In Slayings In Newark, East Orange

Two adults and five teenagers have been arrested in connection with four recent homicides in Newark and East Orange, officials said Monday.

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Donald Leo and Ramadan Kurtaj (Credit: CBS 2)

$48 Million In Punitive Damages For Victims’ Families In 2008 Crane Collapse

A jury in Manhattan decided Monday that the families of two men killed in a 2008 construction crane collapse should get $48 million in punitive damages from the crane’s owner and his companies.

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Prosecutors: Woman Fatally Beat Family Dog, Bragged About It

Mercer County prosecutors say Hightstown resident Michelle Wankoff, 19, faces charges of animal cruelty and tampering with evidence.

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A Long Island family claims a Suffolk County company botched their move into a new home. (Credit: CBS2)

Family Says Botched Move Left Them With House Full Of Destroyed Possessions

A Queens family was ready to celebrate their daughter’s fourth birthday by moving into their first home.

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Englewood residents say Tryon Ave pool has been closed on some of the hottest days of the summer. (Credit: CBS2)

Residents Steam After Revenue Problem Leaves Some Englewood Swimmers High And Dry

A New Jersey pool has been closed to kids during the hottest stretch of the summer, and parents want to know why.

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Pilots On ‘High Alert’ Following Third Drone Sighting In As Many Days At NYC’s JFK Airport

A pilot reported a drone sighting near John F. Kennedy International Airport Sunday night, making it the third incident in the past three days.

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Toms River Woman Accused Of Trying To Frame Husband With Lewd Photos Of Children

A Toms River, New Jersey woman has been on charges that she took lewd photographs of children in an attempt to frame her husband.

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Debris is seen outside a home in Selden, New York, where residents believe a family of squatters has taken up residence. (Photo: CBS2)

Neighbors Angered Over Squatters Who’ve Taken Refuge Inside Selden, N.Y. Home

Residents in one Suffolk County community want squatters gone. Neighbors say the town of Selden or the police should take action, but their hands may be tied.

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The Duke University study in the Journal of Pediatrics suggests it could be a signal of emotional issues in a small portion of picky eater children. (CBS2)

New Study Reveals Picky Eating Could Signal Serious Issues In Kids

The Duke University study in the Journal of Pediatrics suggests it could be a signal of emotional issues a small portion of picky eater children.

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CBS2 executive producer Tara Cifarelli suffered serious burns on the stairwell of the High Bridge. (Credit: CBS2)

Woman Suffers Severe Burns On High Bridge Stairway Railing

The newly-restored High Bridge connecting Upper Manhattan with the Bronx has become a tourist hot spot – in a very literal and not exactly welcome way.

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Whitney Houston (L) and Bobbi Kristina Brown on February 12, 2011 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

Bobbi Kristina Brown Buried Next To Mother In Westfield, NJ Cemetery

Family and friends will gather in New Jersey to say a final goodbye to Bobbi Kristina Brown.

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Controls were smashed and wires were cut on the rescue boat in Bellport, Long Island in early August 2015. (Credit: CBS2)

Vandals Destroy Controls Of Bellport Rescue Boat; Who Is To Blame?

A rescue boat counted on by tens of thousands of beachgoers and boaters has been sidelined after a mysterious act of vandalism.

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NYPD officers rescue a dog from a hot car in Forest Hills, Queens on Aug. 2, 2015. (credit: CBS2/112th precinct)

NYPD Officers Rescue Dog From Hot Car In Forest Hills, Queens

A small dog is alive thanks to some NYPD officers who rescued the pup after police said it was left alone in a hot car in Queens.

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