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Police investigate a fatal multi-vehicle crash at the corner of Marble Hill Avenue and West 228 Street in the Bronx on June 28, 2015. (Credit: CBS2)

1 Dead, Several Hurt In Multicar Crash In Bronx

A speeding car crashed into another car, setting off a chain reaction involving two more cars, police said.

06/28/2015

Cory Vlado and son Steve Vlado accused of rolling back odometers to boost car sales (NYPD)

Father, Son Duo Accused Of Rolling Back Odometers To Boost Car Sales

In one case the actual mileage discrepancy was in excess of 197,000 miles.

06/27/2015

Queensboro Bridge crash

Man Charged After Woman Killed In Motorcycle Accident On Queensboro Bridge

The crash happened around 3:20 a.m. on the Manhattan-bound, lower level of the bridge.

06/27/2015

NJ TRANSIT Train

NJ Woman Fatally Struck By Train After Falling On Tracks

New Jersey Transit says the death of 47-year-old Sherylynn Barta, of Mendham, was ruled an accident.

06/27/2015

Gay Pride Flag (file / credit: Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images)

Thousands Gather In Central Park To Kick Off Gay Pride Weekend

5,000 people hit the pavement for the 5-mile run, the largest LGBT sporting even in NYC.

06/27/2015

Airplane Bathroom Sign (file / credit: clipart.com)

New Yorkers React To Legislation To Make Bathrooms Gender Neutral

The proposed law would require businesses to place signs on single occupancy bathrooms identifying them as gender neutral.

06/27/2015

Brittany Newsome was arrested for climbing the flagpole in front of the SC statehouse and removing the confederate flag, police say (CBS2)

Activist Arrested For Removing Confederate Flag At South Carolina Statehouse

The flag, which is protected by state law, was raised again a short time later.

06/27/2015

David Sweat

Authorities Closing In On Escaped Prison Inmate David Sweat

David Sweat remains at large, one day after fellow escaped inmate Richard Matt was fatally shot by authorities.

06/27/2015

Scene of fatal hit-and-run in Queens

Police: Woman Killed In Hit-And-Run Crash In Queens

The 21-year-old woman was taken to Elmhurst Hospital with severe head trauma, where she was pronounced dead, police said.

06/27/2015

Plaque marking where the Wall Street Slave Market once stood in Lower Manhattan (Credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Mayor, NYC Officials Unveil Plaque Marking Spot Of Wall Street Slave Market

The marker was first proposed by Christopher Cobb, a Brooklyn-based artist and writer.

06/27/2015

American Airlines Flight 1320 at John F. Kennedy International Airport after a bird strike. (credit: CBS2)

Report: Number Of Bird Strikes Going Up At Tri-State Area Airports

There were 175 bird strikes last year at LaGuardia Airport — the most since the FAA started tracking the incidents in 1990.

06/27/2015

Photo Credit: Thinkstock

Divorce Lawyer Says Uptick In Business To Follow Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

John Patti said for states new to same-sex marriage unions, it will take about 10 years before divorce lawyers will start seeing extra business.

06/27/2015

Diplomas Now interview

Program Helps Put Recent Graduates On Path To Success

It’s called Diplomas Now and two local high schools have partnered with the organization with amazing results.

06/27/2015

A celebration was held in Jackson Heights, Queens on June 27, a day following the Supreme Court ruling that legalized same-sex marriage in the U.S.  (Credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Queens Community Celebrates Supreme Court Ruling On Same-Sex Marriage

The group cut a symbolic wedding cake as a way to celebrate something that so many in the community had fought for, for so long.

06/27/2015

Travel expert Roberta Sighler (Credit: CBS2)

Travel Expert Offers Deals On Best Hotels For Girls’ Weekend Getaway

Travel expert Roberta Sighler stopped by the CBS2 studio Saturday to share the most unique hotels for a girls trip this summer.

06/27/2015