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Beheaded Goat, Other Dead Animals Found In Yorktown

Lungaro said that birds and other animals were found in the bags in addition to the goat. Many of those animals were beheaded as well.

08/26/2014

FILE -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo (Credit: Getty Images)

New York Times Refuses To Endorse Cuomo In Democratic Primary

The New York Times on Tuesday declined to endorse Gov. Andrew Cuomo in the Democratic gubernatorial primary, claiming he “resisted and even shut down opportunities to fix” a state government controlled by big money.

08/26/2014

Police have identified Mark Leaks Jr. in the robbery of a TD Bank branch on Staten Island on Monday, Aug. 18, 2014. (Credit: NYPD)

Suspect Identified In Staten Island Bank Robbery

Police on Tuesday identified a suspect in a bank robbery last week on Staten Island.

08/26/2014

Lilly Ledbetter (in green) with school safety agents on steps of City Hall demanding fair pay, May 9, 2014. (credit: Jim Smith/WCBS 880)

Mayor’s Office: Union Contract Means Pay Equity For Largely Female School Safety Agents

The City of New York has reached a tentative contract agreement with the union representing school safety agents, which includes a provision for pay equity for the predominantly female workers.

08/26/2014

Hampton Bays residents found Ku Klux Klan recruitment pamphlets at their homes. (credit: CBS 2)

Hamptons Residents Shocked After Finding Ku Klux Klan Pamphlets

Some homeowners in the Hamptons are puzzled and angry after finding recruitment pamphlets for the Ku Klux Klan at their homes.

08/26/2014

FILE -- New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (Credit: Getty Images)

Police Union Leader Blasts Mayor Bill De Blasio’s Brooklyn DNC Bid

Ed Mullins, president of the Sergeants Benevolent Association, said he does not support the mayor’s call to bring the convention to the Barclays Center in downtown Brooklyn.

08/26/2014

Noah Rubin, 18, competed in the US Open on Aug. 26, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

Long Island’s Noah Rubin Competes In US Open

Noah Rubin’s family said they’ve been bringing him to the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center since he was a baby.

08/26/2014

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Ex-MTA Bus Driver Investigated For Allegedly Violating Workers’ Compensation

Investigators say they have their own surveillance footage of Ingram running the truck along with social media activity showing a less-than-despondent woman’s posts.

08/26/2014

The logo of mobile app 'Snapchat' is displayed on a tablet on January 2, 2014 in Paris. (Photo credit LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP/Getty Images)

DA: NYC Teacher Sent Indecent Photo To Student Over Snapchat

Brooklyn Tech teacher Sean Shaynak pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges including dissemination of indecent material to a minor and harassment.

08/26/2014

Joseph Beer is escorted to the courtroom for opening statements in his trial on May 8, 2014. (Credit: Michael Balsamo)

Joseph Beer Gets 5 To 15 Years For Long Island Wreck That Killed 4 Friends

A judge has denied youthful offender status for 19-year-old Joseph Beer,who was 17 at the time of the crash.

08/26/2014

One of several scenes taken from a video produced by critics of boozy brunches at Pranna, at 28th Street and Madison Avenue. (Credit: 'ProblematicPranna'/YouTube)

Neighbors: Boozy Brunches At Flatiron District Venue Are Out Of Hand

Some East Side residents have been complaining about drunken revelers stumbling through their neighborhood in broad daylight, and they blame a bar’s flat-rate, bottomless boozy brunches.

08/26/2014

FILE - A police car patrols in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Police Investigate UES Attack On Jewish Couple As Possible Hate Crime

The NYPD’s Hate Crime Task Force is investigating an alleged attack on a Jewish couple on the Upper East Side.

08/26/2014

Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer, other elected officials and activists gather for a Women's Equality Day event at City Hall on Aug. 26, 2014. (credit: Getty Images)

Activists, Officials Call For More Women To Register To Vote

Tuesday marked the 94th anniversary of the certification of the 19th Amendment, which gave women the right to vote.

08/26/2014

Westchester Philharmonic violinist Mary Whitaker, 61, was shot and killed in her upstate home. (Credit: Westchester Philharmonic)

Authorities: Homeless Men Used Stolen Gun To Kill NYC Violinist

Federal authorities say two homeless men used a stolen gun to kill a New York City orchestra violinist after gaining entry to her western New York summer home by telling her they had run out of gas.

08/26/2014

9/11 Memorial and Museum as seen from Chopper 880, May 7, 2014. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

9/11 Memorial And Museum To Open For Families Of Victims On Day Of Remembrance

The major components of the 9/11 ceremony will remain the same, including the reading of names and the moments of silence, however a few things will be done differently this year.

08/26/2014