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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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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.

09/03/2015

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.

09/03/2015

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.

09/03/2015

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.”

09/03/2015

Beluga whale 'Juno' photobombs Connecticut governor at Mystic Aquarium. (credit: CBS2)

VIDEO: Beluga Whale Photobombs Connecticut Governor

Connecticut’s governor got photobombed by a friendly beluga whale Wednesday.

09/03/2015

Nicole Noble, daycare worker accused of leaving two children at Bay Shore mall. (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Day Care Worker Who Left Toddlers Alone In Bay Shore Mall Gets Probation

A former day care worker who admitted she abandoned two children at a Long Island mall to “teach them a lesson” has been sentenced to probation.

09/03/2015

Firefighters on the scene of a four-alarm fire in Brooklyn on Sept. 3, 2015. (credit: Andrea Grymes/CBS2)

Arson Investigators On Scene Of 4-Alarm Fire In Brooklyn

It broke out around 4:45 a.m. Thursday at a home on Glenwood Road and quickly spread to neighboring buildings.

09/03/2015

FILE - Cars travel along the Brooklyn Bridge.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

CBS2 Sources: Tourist From Argentina Arrested For Climbing Cables Of Brooklyn Bridge

Around 8:45 p.m. Wednesday, an officer on patrol on the walkway of the Manhattan side of the bridge spotted the man climbing the cables, sources said.

09/03/2015

A surveillance image of a suspect who allegedly tried to rape a woman in a Washington Heights apartment building. (Credit: NYPD)

NYPD: Attempted Rape Suspect Surrenders After Seeing Himself On TV

Nineteen-year-old Anthony Ramon of Harlem was seen on surveillance video from an apartment building on West 172nd Street in Washington Heights, police said.

09/03/2015

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New Jersey Police Chase Ends In Deadly Crash, Arrest

A police pursuit of a stolen vehicle ended in a deadly crash in New Jersey, according to authorities.

09/03/2015

FILE -- NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton  (Credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

NYPD Reports Lowest Summer Shootings, Murders In 20 Years

Deputy Police Commissioner Dermot Shea said Wednesday there were 82 murders and 345 shootings in the city between June 1 and Aug, 31.

09/03/2015