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Citi Bikes.  (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

New Citi Bike Stations Open On Upper East And West Sides

City transportation officials are celebrating the opening of new Citi Bike stations in Manhattan with an inaugural bike ride.

10 hours ago

A small amount of the Legionella bacterium was found in the cooling tower at the Convent of the Sacred Heart School on the Upper East Side. (Credit: CBS2)

Upper East Side Catholic School Remains Closed After Legionella Bacteria Found

The Convent of the Sacred Heart School on East 91st Street had been open for faculty meetings when the bacteria was discovered.

12 hours ago

More than a dozen people were evacuated after a fire in the Bronx on Sept. 1, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

16 Residents Displaced In Early Morning Fire In The Bronx

The blaze broke out just after 4 a.m. at a home on Bryant Avenue by East 172nd Street in the Charlotte Gardens section.

12 hours ago

Tiffany Neumann (credit: NYPD)

NYPD Officer Suspended After Prisoner Escapes From Hospital

The NYPD is still searching for Tiffany Neumann, 23, who fled from NewYork-Presbyterian Lower Manhattan Hospital around 10 p.m., authorities said.

21 hours ago

Riders say a 911 dispatcher became confused during an emergency call regarding the Staten Island Railway on Sunday night. (Credit: CBS2)

Riders Say 911 Dispatcher Hung Up During Emergency Call On Staten Island Railway

Riders thought it was a bullet but the MTA said it was probably a rock that shattered a window on a train on Sunday night.

21 hours ago

Jose Lucero was killed in a fight in the Bronx on Sunday, Aug. 30. (Credit: CBS2)

2 Charged In Attack That Left Man Dead On Bronx Street

Two men were charged Monday in a fight in the Bronx that police believe was responsible for a man’s death.

21 hours ago

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1010 WINS: UES School Disinfected After Legionnaires’ Bacteria Discovered In Cooling Tower

An Upper East Side school has been closed because testing revealed low levels of Legionnaire’s in a cooling tower.

21 hours ago

Sheriann Depinho is seen with her tongue sticking out after being arrested with three others for allegedly drinking in public and disobeying police in Spotswood, New Jersey. (Credit: Spotswood Police)

Woman Seen In Mugshot With Tongue Sticking Out After Arrest In Spotswood, N.J.

A woman appeared sticking her tongue out in a mugshot, after she was arrested with two others for allegedly drinking in a parking lot and refusing to comply with officers in Spotswood, New Jersey.

22 hours ago

The football field at Sayreville High School in Sayreville, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS 2)

6 Sayreville Football Players Get Probation, Community Service In Hazing Scandal

Six teenagers have been sentenced to community service in a sexual abuse and hazing scandal at Sayreville War Memorial High School in New Jersey.


Galip Gulmez, 87, is accused of offering candy to children while committing a lewd act in Lloyd Harbor, Long Island. (Credit: Suffolk County Police)

Police Claim Man, 87, Was Committing Lewd Act While Offering Candy To Kids On L.I.

An 87-year-old man was arrested in Lloyd Harbor, Long Island Monday, after he was allegedly seen offering candy to children while performing a lewd act in his car.


New child safety seat regulations were set to take effect in New Jersey this week. (Credit: CBS2)

New Car Seat Regulations Aimed At Improving Safety For Young Passengers In New Jersey

New child safety seat regulations will go into effect in New Jersey on Tuesday.


A lifeguard shortage caused officials to shut down the pool at Jones Beach. The pool will re-open for Labor Day Weekend. (Credit: CBS2)

Lifeguard Shortage Leaves Jones Beach Pool Visitors High And Dry

Lots of unhappy people were turned away from one of Jone’s Beach’s most popular summer attractions.


A railroad track (Credit:

Some NJ Residents Concerned About Safety After Railroad Ties Discarded Along Tracks

Local resident Bob Crowland says the chemically treated wood is highly flammable.


Aiden Killoran, who has Down syndrome, must be bused to another district with better special education resources, school officials in Westhampton Beach say. (Credit: CBS2)

Westhampton Beach Student With Down Syndrome To Be Bused Out; Parents Call It Discrimination

A Westhampton Beach student wants to continue to be mainstreamed and remain with his friends, sibling and classmates.