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As part of a push to crack down on quality of life crimes a police tower has been placed at Tompkins Square Park. (Credit: CBS2)

Lower East Side Residents Split On Tompkins Square Park Police Tower

It was movie night at Tompkins Square Park, and the NYPD was among the crowd.


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Police: Suspect Caught On Video In Deadly Broad Daylight Shooting In The Bronx

Police said when first responders arrived on the scene, they found 40-year-old Luis Garcia unresponsive with a gunshot wound to the head.


Dog tags found in the Thames River in London are being returned to a New Jersey family. (Credit: CBS2)

NJ Family To Be Reunited With WWII Dog Tags Found In The Thames River

It was social media at its best, connecting a piece of World War II memorabilia dug up in London with the family that it belongs to in New Jersey.


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NJ Senate Passes Bill To Halt Return Home New Jersey Program

On Thursday, the Senate chambers erupted in applause and families choked back emotion.



Seen At 11: Drink Your Way To Looking And Feeling Younger

The latest beauty trend doesn’t involve lasers or injections or anything that you put on your skin.


Iran Nuclear Deal Protest

Thousands Of Protesters Rally In Times Square Against Iran Nuclear Deal

In Washington, Secretary of State John Kerry led back-to-back, closed-door briefings, trying to sway lawmakers to approve the deal to curb Iran’s nuclear program.


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New Valet App Promises To Make Parking In NYC Easier Than Ever

All transactions are completed through the app, which means you never need cash to drop off your car, pick it up or tip your valet.


Parents and players say a Brooklyn basketball coach disappeared with money that was meant for a team trip to Las Vegas. (Credit: CBS2)

Players, Parents Say Brooklyn Basketball Coach Ran Off With Team’s Travel Money

A promising young basketball team has had their dreams dashed because their travel money is gone, and so is their coach.


Bayport residents say a gas line has been leaking a nauseating smell into their neighborhood. (Credit: CBS2)

Bayport Residents Demand That National Grid Repair ‘Nauseating’ Gas Leak

The noxious smell of natural gas has been constantly wafting through a residential neighborhood.


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Experts Say Shift In Business Towards Online Banking May Be Driving Local Branch Closures

Some Citibank customers say finding a neighborhood branch is nearly impossible.


Police are looking for a man who allegedly exposed himself and masturbated in front of a 75-year-old woman in a Bronx elevator. (Credit: DCPI)

Cops: Man Followed Woman, 75, Into Bronx Elevator And Exposed Himself

The NYPD has asked the public for help in locating and identifying a man wanted in connection with the sexual abuse of a 75-year-old woman in the Bronx.


The drowning of a child on Long Island has safety advocates reminding pool owners of mandatory safety laws. (WLNY)

Advocates Remind Pool Owners Of Safety Laws In Wake Of Islip Drowning

The drowning of a child on Long Island has safety advocates reminding pool owners of mandatory safety laws.


Two children were injured when a deck collapsed in Monsey. (Credit:

Deck Collapse Injures Two Kids In Rockland County

Police in Monsey said the backyard deck came off of the house and fell one story to the ground.


Mosquito on a person's hand. (credit: Tom Ervin/Getty Images)

Residents Press City To Take Action Against Queens Beach Pest Explosion

Beach areas in Queens hit hard by Superstorm Sandy and still recovering are dealing with a new issue this summer.