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LaGuardia Airport. (MEHDI TAAMALLAH/AFP/Getty Images)

Cops: Angry Passenger Assaulted Airline Employee At LaGuardia

Police say an angry passenger punched and kicked an airline employee while looking for his bag at New York’s LaGuardia Airport.

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Class Of 149 Graduates From N.J. State Police Academy

The class started with 200 recruits.

08/29/2014

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Police: Argument Over Lawnmower Leads To Stabbing In Trenton

Trenton police say it started when 53-year-old Anthony Burton asked to borrow a 55-year-old man’s mower on Klagg Avenue.

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Michael Ettz (credit: Bergen County Prosecutor's Office)

Lodi Man Indicted On Charges Stemming From Wreck That Injured Bergen County Cop

Grand jurors have indicted a man on charges stemming from a drunken driving accident that seriously injured a Bergen County police officer.

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Construction Halted On Brooklyn High-Rise Near Barclays Center

A contractor has halted construction on a prefabricated residential high-rise near Brooklyn’s Barclays Center and the Atlantic Terminal train yards.

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Pedestrian Struck, Killed By ‘Taxi Of Tomorrow’ On Upper East Side

The incident took place at around 2 p.m. at 78th Street and Madison Avenue.

08/29/2014

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1 Horse Euthanized After 2 Escape New Jersey Home Friday Morning

State police say two horses were roaming on Route 287 on Friday morning. One horse was struck by a vehicle at about 4:35 a.m.

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State troopers investigate at the scene of a single-vehicle crash that left five people dead on the Southern State Parkway on Aug. 23, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Elected Officials Call For Aid For Southern State Parkway Crash Victims’ Family

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams and other community leaders gathered Friday to call for support for the relatives of five people killed last weekend in a fiery crash on Long Island.

08/29/2014

Atlantic City officials are trying to reinvent the town after two casinos closed and more are threatening to do so. (Credit: CBS 2)

As Atlantic City Casinos Close, Gov. Christie Hopes To Revive Gambling Destination

Two casinos are expected to close by next week and lawmakers on both sides are working to save the gambling town and push for casinos up north.

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Canine Influenza Puts Manhattan Dog Owners On Alert

Veterinarians in Manhattan reported an outbreak of the virus in recent weeks.

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CBS 2 Exclusive: Rockaway Beachgoers Say Parks Department Guard Is A Bully

Beachgoers claim they are being harassed and threatened by a New York City Department of Parks and Recreation security officer, and new exclusive video shows a heated confrontation right on the shore.

08/29/2014

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New Yorkers Share Their Summer Regrets As The Unofficial End To The Season Arrives

Labor Day Weekend is considered the unofficial end of summer, for most people it’s the end of vacation, and for kids it’s time to go back to school.

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President Barack Obama departs the White House August 29, 2014 in Washington, DC. Obama is scheduled to travel to  New York and Rhode Island for fundraising.  (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Obama’s Westchester Visit Causes Some Headaches For Labor Day Weekend Travelers

The president flew into Westchester County Airport in White Plains on Friday and some fear the visit could affect travel plans for many New Yorkers heading out of town for Labor Day weekend.

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NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton (credit: Getty Images)

Bratton: NYPD Following Developments In UK ‘Closely’ After Britain Raises Terror Threat Level To Severe

Police Commissioner Bill Bratton says the NYPD is “following developments in the U.K. closely” after Britain raised its terror threat level Friday, meaning that a terrorist attack is considered highly likely.

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Beachgoers in Long Beach, New York. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Tri-State Area Ready For Labor Day Holiday Weekend

Nice weather is predicted for the start of the Labor Day holiday weekend across the Tri-State areas as people celebrate the final weekend of summer.

08/29/2014