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AAA Report: Yonkers Failing To Provide Adequate Info About City’s Red Light Cameras

A report from AAA claims Yonkers is not adequately explaining why and how the cameras are helping while it collects millions in fines.

12 hours ago

Nancy Spielberg speaks with CBS2 after spotting a coyote in her backyard. (credit: Meg Baker/CBS2)

Director Steven Spielberg’s Sister On Edge After Coyote Seen Lurking In Bronx Backyard

Director Steven Spielberg took on “Jaws,” but his sister is dealing with a different danger in the Bronx.

13 hours ago

Police say this man tried to rape a women in Williamsburg on March 25, 2015. (credit: NYPD)

Police Release Image Of Suspect In Williamsburg Attempted Rape

A Brooklyn teen stopped a man from violently attacking his mother. Police are now asking for the public’s help in the search for the suspect.

13 hours ago

Isabelle the pitbull used as bait (Second Chance Pet Adoption League)

Dog Used As Bait, Tied To Pole And Left For Dead In Paterson, N.J.

Police in Paterson, NJ are looking for whoever used a dog as bait, tied it to a pole and left it for dead.

13 hours ago

Nassau County police cruiser (File/Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Police: Woman Stabbed To Death In Glen Cove Parking Lot

A 32-year-old woman was found with multiple stab wounds in a Glen Cove parking lot Thursday afternoon.

16 hours ago

Sgt. Griselde Camacho (Credit: CBS 2)

Ceremony To Be Held Honoring College Safety Officer Killed In 2014 East Harlem Explosion

A ceremony will be held Friday honoring one of the victims of last year’s gas explosion in East Harlem.

20 hours ago

Kenton Burt is charged with molesting two students at the music school where he worked in Hicksville, Long Island. (Credit: Nassau County Police)

Long Island Music Teacher Accused Of Molesting 2 Girls During Lessons

A music instructor on Long Island was arrested Thursday and charged with sexually abusing two girls during private lessons.

03/27/2015

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CBS2 Exclusive: Con Ed Says No Leak At East Village Building During Inspection Before Blast

Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday said the evidence pointed to a gas explosion in the blast that destroyed several buildings in the East Village – even though there were no reports of odors or leaks.

03/27/2015

A building burns after an explosion on 2nd Avenue on March 26, 2015 in New York City. The seven alarm fire drew firefighters from across the city. A number of injuries have been reported. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

19 Injured In Apparent Gas Explosion, Collapse At East Village Buildings

A gas explosion ripped through four buildings and ended up leveling three of them, leaving a total of 19 people injured in a bustling section of the East Village Thursday afternoon.

03/26/2015

Woman rescued in East Village after building explosion/collapse

CBS2 Exclusive: Man Steps In To Rescue Woman On Fire Escape In East Village Blast

Some passersby who were in the East Village at the time of the devastating explosion and fire Thursday afternoon said they were lucky to be alive – and one woman even said her shirt caught fire.

03/26/2015

John Bovery is in legal trouble for running an $800,000 NCAA pool. (Credit: CBS2)

New Jersey Man In Legal Trouble For $800,000 NCAA Pool

We are in the midst of March Madness – the annual frenzy of over college basketball – and many people have filled out brackets or know people running pools.

03/26/2015

A sketch of a suspect in the luring of an 11-year-old girl in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Tried To Lure Girl Into Car In Williamsburg

Police released a sketch and surveillance photos Thursday of man who allegedly tried to kidnap an 11-year-old girl in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

03/26/2015

FILE - A pothole (file/credit: Getty Images)

Woman Says Rash Of Potholes Poses Threat To Pedestrians In South Orange

Most everyone is aware of the damage that potholes can do to cars, but they also pose a serious hazard to people.

03/26/2015

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NYPD, MTA Working To Put New Security Measures In Place After Trio Climbs Triborough Bridge, Sources Tell CBS2

Sources tell CBS2 the MTA and NYPD will put new security enhancements on the fast track after three people climbed to the top.

03/26/2015