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Roxbury School Official Accused Of Inappropriately Touching Teen

Prosecutors say the assistant principal of a northern New Jersey high school inappropriately touched a teenager.

21 hours ago

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Woman Born Prematurely Now Looking To Help Others Like Her As A Nurse

The March of Dimes’ March for Babies is Sunday. WCBS 880 is once again a proud sponsor of the annual event to raise money to help prevent premature birth.

21 hours ago

Montauk Point. (Credit: Thinkstock)

Long Island Woman Running From NYC To Montauk To Raise Money For Kids Fighting Cancer

Eva Casale, 50, is running 150 miles to raise $150,000 for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.

22 hours ago

Emma Lookatch (Credit: Pam Lookatch)

March For Babies: Lookatch Family Shares Their Story About Premature Daughter

The mother said that thanks to the March of Dimes, Emma was given shots to help open her lungs.

23 hours ago

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Wave Hill Celebrates 50 Years

The public garden and cultural center has a lot of special events planned to celebrate its golden anniversary.

24 hours ago

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Fentanyl Deaths On Long Island Skyrocket

Forty-two people have died from fentanyl-related overdoses in the past 15 months.

04/25/2015

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Statue Of Liberty, Liberty Island Reopen After Bomb Scare

Sources told CBS2 someone made prerecorded calls to 911 threatening to blow up the Statue of Liberty. Police say Friday morning’s call used a computer-generated voice.

04/25/2015

Police are looking for this man in connection with a sexual assault in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, on April 18, 2015. (credit: NYPD)

Cops Seek Suspect In Williamsburg Sexual Assault

According to police, the suspect followed a 27-year-old woman into her Williamsburg apartment building on April 18.

04/25/2015

Leta Webb, 71, was shot and killed in her apartment in South Jamaica, Queens on Tuesday, March 31. (used with permission)

Police Make Arrest In Killing Of Queens Grandmother

Police have arrested a suspect in the killing of a 71-year-old Queens grandmother, who was shot last month when she answered her door in the middle of the night.

04/25/2015

Rabbi Arthur Schneider is set to be made a knight of the Roman Catholic Church. (Credit: CBS2)

New York Rabbi Arthur Schneier Welcomed As Knight Of The Catholic Church

Rabbi Schneier was visited by Pope Benedict in 2008 and greeted Pope Francis at the Western Wall in Jerusalem. Now he gets an official post in the church.

04/24/2015

A brawl between an owner and a suspect in the attempted robbery of a jewelry store in Clifton, New Jersey. (Credit: Passaic County Sheriff's Office)

Police: Video Shows Attempted Jewelry Store Robbery, Brawl In Clifton, N.J.

Shocking video Friday night showed an attempted jewelry store robbery in Clifton, New Jersey that turned into a fist fight between the owner and the suspect.

04/24/2015

Cars for sale take up spots on city streets in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. (Credit: CBS2)

Seen At 11: Illegal Tricks Of The Rogue Car Dealing Trade

CBS2 first reported on how rogue car dealers have been setting up shop on residential streets. The dealers are on the move to new neighborhoods.

04/24/2015

Statue of Liberty, Liberty Island evacuated (flyingtigers/Twitter)

Statue Of Liberty, Liberty Island Evacuated Over Bomb Threat

Sources tell CBS2 this was the second threat made in two days with some kind of computer enhanced or pre-recorded message, CBS2’s Dick Brennan reported.

04/24/2015

Darrien Warren was charged in the attempted rape of a 15-year-old girl on Thursday, April 23. (Credit: CBS2)

$50,000 Bail For Bronx High School Student Suspected Of Attempted Rape

A Bronx high school student was arraigned Friday, a day after being turned in by his classmates in connection with an attempted rape of a 15-year-old girl.

04/24/2015