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Grocery stores across the region are packed with last-minute shoppers ahead of the brunt of a major snowstorm on Jan. 26, 2015 (Credit: CBS2)

Shoppers Dash Around Stores To Stock Up On Essentials Before Snowstorm Intensifies

Tri-State Area residents are stocking up on food, water and other storm essentials to last for several days.

01/26/2015

Mamaroneck school students were let out early Monday as a potentially historic blizzard was about to strike. (Credit: CBS2)

Major Blizzard Has An Upside For Students As Tri-State Schools Cancel Classes

Tri-State Area schoolchildren were guaranteed a snow day on Tuesday, with an added bonus of an early dismissal Monday afternoon.

01/26/2015

A worker sprays de-icing fluid on a plane at LaGuardia Airport on Jan. 26, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Airlines Cancel Thousands Of Flights As Massive Snowstorm Hits East Coast

Airlines canceled thousands of flights into and out of East Coast airports as a major snowstorm packing up to 2 or more feet of snow barrels down on the region.

01/26/2015

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NYC Motorists Fill Up Ahead Of Potentially Historic Snowstorm

There were anxious faces at the Mobile gas station on Eleventh Avenue as people looked to fill up in case stations run out of fuel.

01/26/2015

Police outside the News Corp. building on Jan. 26, 2015. (Credit: CBS2)

Police: Ex-Fox Producer Kills Himself Outside News Corp. Building

A former employee of a Fox television station in Texas shot himself to death outside the company’s New York headquarters Monday, shortly after handing out fliers saying the company had ended his career, police said.

01/26/2015

Police are seen outside The Home Depot on West 23rd Street on Jan. 25, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Police ID Victims In Manhattan Home Depot Shooting

One of the workers argued with a co-worker before fatally shooting him and then killing himself on Sunday, police said.

01/26/2015

New York State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver Arrested On Corruption Charges

Silver To Temporarily Cede Power As He Fights Charges

The speaker of the New York state Assembly plans to temporarily cede power to a small group of top lawmakers as he fights federal corruption charges.

01/26/2015

Morning Snow

Blizzard Warning Issued As Major Snowstorm Takes Aim At Tri-State Area

Blizzard conditions with heavy snow and powerful winds are possible in both cities starting Monday and into Tuesday, and snow should arrive in some areas before daybreak — just in time for the start of the work week.

01/25/2015

Shoppers flood ShopRite in Succasunna, New Jersey ahead of a snowstorm on Jan. 25, 2015 (credit: _christian_23)

Residents Across Tri-State Flood Grocery Stores Ahead Of Major Snowstorm

In Valley Stream, Long Island, a King Kullen grocery store was almost nearly wiped out of bread.

01/25/2015

Bags of necessities lined up for delivery to elderly ahead of snowstorm (Credit: WLNY)

As Snowstorm Moves In, Non-Profit Looks Out For Homebound Elderly

As a snowstorm of possible historic proportions heads for the Tri-State Area, one local non-profit is helping to make sure the elderly are prepared.

01/25/2015

Brides Against Breast Cancer event in Midtown on Jan. 25, 2015 (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Brides-To-Be Shop For Dresses In Midtown While Raising Money For Breast Cancer Patients

Brides-to-be did some shopping in Midtown Sunday for the big day and the proceeds are going toward a good cause.

01/25/2015

Suspect No. 1 wanted in Bronx robbery (credit: NYPD)

Police Seek 2 Men Who Robbed $6,000 From Woman In The Bronx

Suspect No. 1 told the women he had a gun and removed $6,000 and a cell phone from the 31-year-old victim, according to officials.

01/25/2015

Queens manhole fire (credit: CBS2)

Con Edison: Queens Manhole Fire Likely Caused By Winter Weather Conditions

A manhole cover popped right off as thick black smoke burst out of the manhole in Long Island City Sunday morning.

01/25/2015

Police are seen outside The Home Depot on West 23rd Street on Jan. 25, 2015. (credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

2 Dead After Manhattan Home Depot Shooting

The shooting occurred around 2:45 p.m. Sunday at the store on West 23rd Street between Fifth and Sixth avenues.

01/25/2015

Israeli President Reuven Rivlin (credit: Amos Ben/GPO via Getty Images)

Israeli President Reuven Rivlin Speaks At Brooklyn Megachurch

Speaking at the Christian Cultural Center of Brooklyn, Rivlin evoked the teachings of Martin Luther King Jr.

01/25/2015