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Man Facing Attempted Murder Charges For Alleged Stabbing Over Cigarette

Authorities say the 26-year-old victim was stabbed in the chest, back, abdomen and arms. He was treated for injuries that are not considered life-threatening.

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Mayor De Blasio, Reporters To Joke At Annual NYC Inner Circle Show

Mayor Bill de Blasio is rarely shy about cracking a joke, and his Dad-like sense of humor usually draws a mix of laughs and groans from New York City’s political press corps.

23 hours ago

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Police Searching For Man Who Robbed Brooklyn Liquor Store Of $1,000

Police are looking for a man who robbed a Brooklyn liquor store Friday night.

23 hours ago

Three people were in critical condition after a fire broke out at this building in East Flatbush, Brooklyn. (Credit: Roger Stern/CBS2)

7 Injured, 3 Critically, In East Flatbush, Brooklyn Fire

Seven people were injured Saturday, and three were reported in serious-to-critical condition, when a fire broke out in an East Flatbush, Brooklyn residence.

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Paterson Man Faces Murder Charges Stemming From Fatal Botched Robbery

Bail was set at $1 million cash for Darell Gerard, a 24-year-old Paterson resident who was arrested Friday afternoon at his home.

03/28/2015

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Boil Water Advisory Issued After Water Main Break In Millburn, N.J.

Several families fled their homes after a water main break on Glen Avenue in Milburn, New Jersey, Friday night, CBS2 reported.

03/28/2015

Rutgers University campus in New Brunswick, NJ on Nov. 10, 2014. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Police: Rutgers University Student Stabbed, Fellow Student Accused

Large quantities of cash and drugs were found Saturday while police investigated a stabbing that allegedly involved two Rutgers University students, authorities said.

03/28/2015

Teachers, parents and students gather outside Gov. Andrew Cuomo's Manhattan office to protest his education reform plan. (Credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Parents, Teachers Line Up To Protest Cuomo’s Education Reform Plan

The bone-chilling weather on Saturday did not stop hundreds of teachers, students and parents from gathering in front of Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s East Side office to protest his administration’s education policy.

03/28/2015

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2 FDNY Firefighters Arrested On DWI Charges In Separate Incidents

Two New York City firefighters were arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated in separate incidents early Saturday morning.

03/28/2015

Former JetBlue pilot Clayton Osbon. (Credit: Personal Photo)

Ex-JetBlue Pilot Sues Airline, Claiming It Didn’t Recognize His Illness In Mid-Flight Freakout

A former JetBlue Airways pilot who scared passengers by yelling about Jesus and al Qaeda in 2012 has sued the airline for $16 million, claiming that it jeopardized the flight by failing to recognize he was ill.

03/28/2015

Residents of Garden City, Long Island are worried that PSEG will mount 80-foot 'monster poles' in their neighborhoods. (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Garden City Residents Worry ‘Monster’ Utility Poles Could Come To Their Blocks

Residents of Garden City, Long Island took PSEG to task Saturday, saying they do not want what they call “monster” utility poles in their neighborhoods.

03/28/2015

Downtown Brooklyn (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Downtown Brooklyn Gas Leak Prompts Evacuations, Partial Shutdown Of Brooklyn Bridge

A major gas leak shut down part of the Brooklyn bridge, and forced the evacuation of the federal courthouse in downtown Brooklyn Saturday morning.

03/28/2015

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Bill Would Ramp Up N.J. Student Athlete Testing For Performing-Enhancing Drugs

A bill to ramp up drug testing among high school athletes in New Jersey has reached Gov. Chris Christie’s desk.

03/28/2015

The Brookfield Place mall in Lower Manhattan. (Credit: Brookfield Properties)

Brookfield Place Mall Brings Upscale Shopping To Downtown Manhattan

Hermes, Bottega Veneta, and Diane von Furstenberg are just a few of the retailers who have a new home near the World Trade Center.

03/28/2015

“Flight Crew” cheerleaders perform in the second half of the New York Jets’ 24-13 win over the Cleveland Browns at MetLife Stadium on Dec. 22, 2013, in East Rutherford, N.J. (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

Jets Flight Crew Searches For A Few Good Cheerleaders

Do you have the wings to be part of the Jets flight crew?

03/28/2015