Latest NY Watch

Sources told CBS2 that a 12-year-old girl had died after being run over by  a vehicle driven by her own mother.  (CBS2)

Sources To CBS2: 1 Child Killed, 1 Seriously Injured After Being Struck By Car In New Rochelle

One child is dead and another is in serious condition after they were struck by a car in New Rochelle on Tuesday.


Experts say late summer is the time to start fighting against fall allergies. (Credit: CBS2)

Dr. Max Gomez: Fight Fall Allergies Before They Start

As summer winds down, it’s a good time to start fighting your fall allergies before they hit.


Rockaway Beach Peninsula Library

Sandy-Ravaged Rockaway Beach Peninsula Library Reopens To Public

The library on Beach 94th Street is just two blocks from Rockaway Beach and was devastated by Sandy’s floodwaters.


Staten Island shipwrecked boat

Shipwrecked Boat Still Outside Staten Island Homes Nearly 3 Years After Sandy

The rusted shipwrecked sailboat has been sitting there since Hurricane Sandy.


An overcrowded LIRR train. (credit: CBS2)

Federal Regulators Meet With LIRR Officials To Discuss Safety Issues

CBS2 News exclusively exposed the problem Monday night.


More single men are opting to start families on their own. (Credit: CBS2)

Seen At 11: More Single Men Are Choosing To Start Families On Their Own

It’s not unusual for a single woman to raise a child on her own, but it’s happening more with single men.


Commuters enter a Long Island Rail Road train. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

CBS2 Exclusive: Feds Probe Safety Concerns On LIRR’s Cannonball Express

It’s not just an inconvenience anymore, the feds are looking into danger on the Long Island Railroad.


Drum enthusiasts in a section of Prospect Park called Drummer's Grove have drawn the ire of park neighbors. (Credit: SaintAnthonyOne via CBS2)

CBS2 Demands Answers: Brooklyn Residents Say Late Night Drumming Is A Noisy Nuisance

Imagine the sound of drums blasting into your home while you try to sleep. That’s the reality for some Brooklyn residents who said their complaints to the city have fallen on deaf ears.


New Jersey rock icons Bruce Springsteen and Jon Bon Jovi. (Credit: CBS2)

Bon Jovi Or The Boss? Residents Divided Over Which Rocker Rules New Jersey

Both artists have been inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame, but only Springsteen has made into the Rock And Roll Hall of Fame so far.


Kissena Lake in Queens is full of dead fish. (Credit: CBS2)

Queens Residents Want Solution To Massive Kissena Lake Fish Kill

Dozens and dozens of dead fish filled Kissena Lake in Flushing, while carp swam to the surface and gasped for air, trying to stay alive.


Schools Chancellor Dennis Walcott (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Former Schools Chancellor Walcott To Monitor Troubled East Ramapo District

A former New York City Schools Chancellor has been appointed to monitor and report back to Albany on one of the most troubled school districts in the state.


Authorities say two men conned 100 LI teens into working for almost nothing in a summer charity scam. (Credit: CBS2)

DA: Scammers Posed As Charity And Tricked LI Students Into Working For Free

More than 100 school children, many from Long Island, may have been victimized by a charity scam. They worked for two summers at concessions stands, but didn’t earn a dime.


New York City's best steakhouses

Seen At 11: Advocates Say Labels On Tenderized Beef Could Prevent Deadly Illness

Summer may be in full swing, but experts have a warning for anyone getting ready to throw a steak on the grill.


Belmont Lake State Park

Police: 2 Women Groped At Belmont Lake State Park In Separate Incidents

Authorities are looking for a suspect who they said forcibly touched two women at Belmont Lake State Park this week.