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Mayor Bill de Blasio gives an update on the Legionnaires' disease outbreak in the South Bronx on July 30, 2015. (Credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

City Pinpoints Two Sources Of Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreak In Bronx

Since July 10, the city has identified 46 cases of Legionnaires’ disease, all in the South Bronx, with two deaths, the mayor said.


FILE -- A New York Police Department car. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

23 Indicted In Crackdown On Gangs In The Bronx

The most serious charges include attempted murder, conspiracy to commit murder, and enterprise corruption.


FILE -- Former U.S. Sen. Joseph Lieberman (Credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Lieberman: Obama Faces Uphill Battle In Selling Congress On Iran Deal

Polls show voter consensus is shifting to the negative, and that’s taking the Obama administration by surprise, Lieberman said.


Valerie Harper speaks at an event in New York City on May 9, 2015. (Credit: Noam Galai/Getty Images for The Survivor Mitzvah Project)

Valerie Harper Hospitalized After Falling Ill Before Musical

A statement Thursday said the Suffern, New York, native is “resting comfortably and will remain in the hospital for observation for the time being.”


Handbags stolen from Chanel boutique on Madison Avenue. (Credit: CBS2)

Police: $150,000 Worth Of Handbags Stolen From Madison Avenue Chanel Store

Thieves with expensive taste took off with more than $150,000 worth of handbags in a high-end heist on the Upper East Side.


Fire crews respond to a manhole fire on West 190th Street in Manhattan on July 30, 2015. (credit: Andrea Grymes/CBS2)

Manhole Fire Knocks Out Power In Washington Heights As Tri-State Faces Another Day Of Extreme Heat

About 800 Con Edison customers lost power after a manhole fire on West 190th Street in Washington Heights. It happened around 5 a.m. Thursday.


Police say an off-duty officer was shot and wounded during an armed robbery on Bradford Street near Linden Boulevard in East New York. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

2nd Suspect In Custody In Shooting Of Off-Duty NYPD Cop

The officer, identified as Tramaine Oxley, was recovering Wednesday after being wounded in Brooklyn as he sat as a passenger in an SUV with members of his family.


Police on the scene of a hit-and-run in Harlem on July 29, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Bicyclist In Critical Condition After Harlem Hit-And-Run

Police are searching for a driver in a hit-and-run crash that left a man in critical condition in Harlem.


Firefighters on the scene of a balcony collapse in Todt Hill, Staten Island on July 30, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Balcony Collapses At Staten Island Home

No injuries were reported after a 15 foot section of the Hunt Lane home collapsed at around 10:45 a.m.


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NY Attorney General Schneiderman Looking Into Death Of Woman In Mount Vernon Police Custody

Questions continue to swirl around the death of a woman in a Westchester County jail cell.


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Connector Between Randalls Island, Bronx Set To Open This Summer

The $6 million project will link the Bronx to the island with a quarter-mile stretch running over a pedestrian bridge.


A clerk was hurt after he tried to stop two men from leaving a Queens deli with beer and candy without paying. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Queens Deli Clerk Hurt After Trying To Stop Men From Taking Beer, Candy

Police have released surveillance video of two men who they said tried to stab a clerk at a Queens deli during an apparent robbery.


Young girls participate in GIRLTALK #takeover in Harlem. (credit: CBS2)

‘GIRLTALK #takeover’ Program Hopes To Inspire Young Girls In Harlem

More than 200 girls, ages 8 to 16, got pampered from blush to braids at the Children’s Aid Society Boys and Girls club in Harlem.


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Long Island Bar Employees Charged With Serving Underage Customers

Nassau County police sent underage, undercover operatives into Warehouse 5 before raiding the bar early Wednesday.



TripAdvisor: Best Pizza In America Is In Brooklyn, But Chicago’s The Top Pizza Town

Tripadvisor.com, the travel website, analyzed thousands of reviews and came up with its list of top pizza places and top pizza cities in the United States.