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Sixteen people were reported injured in a school bus crash in Woodside, Queens on Friday, Dec. 19. (Credit: CBS2)

Crash Sends School Bus Into Queens Building, Leaves Several People Injured

Several people were reported injured Friday afternoon, when a multi-vehicle crash sent a school bus plowing into a building in Woodside, Queens.

12/19/2014

The Hindu Temple Society of North America says this depiction of the goddess Kali by artist Chitra Ganesh, on display at the Brooklyn Museum, is hurtful and offensive. (Credit: CBS2)

Hindu Religious Group Wants Artwork Depicting Goddess Kali Taken Down

A Hindu religious group on Friday said a new exhibit at the Brooklyn Museum is offensive and hurtful, and said it should be taken down.

12/19/2014

Darlene Love joins Paul Shaffer and David Letterman for their annual holiday special. (Credit: CBS2)

‘Late Show With David Letterman’ Gears Up For One Last Holiday Special

Friday night marks the last holiday show for David Letterman. As fans know every year tradition is king with one particular song, Darlene Love singing “Christmas (Baby Please Come Home),” taking center stage.

12/19/2014

Aktarer Zaman on his Skiplagged airfare savings site. (Credit: CBS2)

Airlines Say They’re Being Cheated By Skiplagged Airfare Savings Site

Airfares seem to keep on climbing, but a 23-year-old computer whiz found a way to save you hundreds of dollars on airline tickets.

12/19/2014

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Christmas Comes Early For Military Families At Bronx Zoo

Christmas came early for military families in the Bronx Friday.

12/19/2014

A video posted online shows three uniformed officers holding a teen while an officer in street clothing runs up and repeatedly punches him. (credit: YouTube/American News-X/CBS2)

Video Of Violent Confrontation Between Police, Teenage Boy Posted Online

The video posted Wednesday shows three uniformed officers holding the teen while an officer in street clothing runs up and repeatedly punches him.

12/19/2014

Surveillance video of a woman wanted for questioning in connection with the robbery of a jewelry store on Coney Island Avenue in Brooklyn. (credit: NYPD)

Police Release Photo Of Woman Wanted For Questioning In Brooklyn Smash-And-Grab Jewelry Robbery

Investigators believe the woman may have helped two men get inside and rob Farah’s Gold and Diamond jewelry back on Dec. 3.

12/19/2014

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Actor Danny Glover Makes Appearance In Support Of NYC Horse Carriages

Horse carriage drivers got some high-profile support Friday against Mayor de Blasio’s push to ban them in New York.

12/19/2014

Ralphael Brown (Credit: Nassau County Police)

Police: Man Stepped On, Kicked Toddler In Violent Hempstead Robbery

Police have arrested one man after an alleged violent robbery on Long Island.

12/19/2014

Rockland County Legislator Aaron Weider talks with CBS2's Lou Young about a piece of hate mail that showed his face superimposed on a photo of an ISIS beheading victim. (Credit: CBS2)

Rockland County Exec: Hate Mail Directed At Legislator Is ‘Vile,’ ‘Despicable’

Rockland County Executive Ed Day on Friday called a piece of hate mail targeting a county legislator “one of the most vile and despicable renderings” he has ever seen.

12/19/2014

Escalators at the Exchange Place PATH station in Jersey City - Jan. 7, 2013 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

Exchange Place, World Trade Center PATH Stations Reopening After Sandy Repairs

PATH’s Exchange Place and World Trade Center stations reopen this weekend after nearly a year without weekend service because of Superstorm Sandy repairs and signal upgrades.

12/19/2014

An AMBER Alert was issued for 5-year-old Kenneth White on Dec. 18, 2014. (credit: NY.gov)

Cops: Upstate Boy Wasn’t Abducted; Teen Cousin Charged With Murder

Albany County Sheriff Craig Apple said Tiffany Van Alstyne is being arraigned on a second-degree murder charge in the killing of Kenneth White.

12/19/2014

Stan Li (credit: Office of the Special Narcotics Prosecutor for the City of New York)

Dr. Stan Li Sentenced To Prison In Prescription Drug Deaths Case

A Queens doctor accused of selling prescription drugs out of his pain-management clinic has been sentenced in the deaths of two of his patients.

12/19/2014

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Holiday Express Band Spreads Holiday Cheer With Free Concerts

A local band is spreading joy this holiday season with a stop Friday directed at lifting the spirits of sick children.

12/19/2014

Governor of New York Andrew Cuomo speaks at The Robin Hood Foundation's 2014 Benefit at the Jacob Javitz Center on May 12, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Brad Barket/Getty Images)

Gov. Cuomo Seeks Opinion On Tenure, Caps On Charter Schools

Gov. Cuomo is stepping up his war of words with the teachers’ union.

12/19/2014

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New York City Protest Against Police Violence

New York City Protest Against Police Violence

Protesters took to the streets of New York City on Dec. 13, 2014 to express outrage over the grand jury decisions not to indict the officers involved in the Eric Garner and Michael Brown cases.

SantaCon Pub Crawl Invades Midtown

SantaCon Pub Crawl Invades Midtown

Hundreds of so-called Santas have made their way to Midtown Manhattan Saturday for the annual SantaCon pub crawl.

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