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2012

The exterior of gunman Adam Lanza and his mother’s home at 36 Yogananda St. in Newtown, Conn. (Credit: Danbury State’s Attorney’s Office.)

Former Lanza House In Newtown, Conn. To Be Torn Down

Officials in Newtown, Connecticut have voted to tear down the home where Adam Lanza lived before he carried out the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School.

01/21/2015

Yusuf Ibrahim (credit: New Jersey State Police)

Jersey City Man Accused In Murder Of 2 Sentenced For Unrelated Robberies

A Jersey City man charged with murdering and decapitating two men was sentenced to 18 years in prison Thursday for two unrelated robberies.

01/08/2015

Alisha Jordan (left) in court for the sentencing of Kevin Bynum, who admitted to attacking her in 2012. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Irish Tourist Tearfully Confronts Man Who Attacked Her

A woman went through an emotional confrontation in court in the Bronx Friday, as she came face-to-face with the man who attacked her.

12/19/2014

Ramarley Graham

Parents Of Ramarley Graham, Teen Shot By Cops In 2012, Meet With Federal Prosecutor

The parents of a black 18-year-old man shot to death by a white New York City police officer in 2012 have met with a federal prosecutor.

09/18/2014

Mayor Bill de Blasio (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

De Blasio: No Improvement In NYC Poverty Rate From 2008 To 2012

Mayor Bill de Blasio and an advocacy group announced Wednesday that poverty rates have remained unchanged over several years in New York City, despite the recovery since the 2008 recession.

04/30/2014

Noel Polanco

$2.5 Settlement For Family Of Noel Polanco, National Guardsman Shot Dead By NYPD

The family of an unarmed National Guardsman killed by police during a Queens traffic stop has settled with the city for millions.

02/12/2014

Police investigate the scene of a shooting at Rucker Park in Harlem on July 25, 2012. (credit: CBS 2)

Man Admits To Opening Fire At Harlem Basketball Tournament

A man pleaded guilty Thursday to a 2012 shooting that wounded five people during a basketball tournament at Rucker Park in Harlem.

01/16/2014

FILE -- NYPD car is viewed in Times Square. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Report Shows Increase In NYPD Police-Involved Shootings For 2012

A new report has said the number of NYPD officers who fired their guns, and the number of suspects they killed, increased in 2012 compared with the year before.

11/19/2013

Autumn Pasquale (credit: Facebook/FindAutumn)

Crowd Gathers To Remember 12-Year-Old Girl Who Was Slain In N.J.

Dozens of people gathered at a park in southern New Jersey Sunday to honor a 12-year-old girl who was killed last year by a teenage boy who lured her to his home.

10/20/2013

Powerball tickets (file/credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

$1 Million Lottery Ticket Sold In Westchester County Remains Unclaimed

Someone has been missing out on a $1 million fortune from an unclaimed New York state lottery ticket sold in Westchester County.

08/24/2013

Lennox Seymour

Former Nursing Home Nurse Accused Of Beating Patient

A former nurse was indicted Wednesday on allegations that he punched and beat a disabled resident of the Bronx nursing home where he worked.

08/07/2013

(credit: Siobhan Wallace/BlondieandBrownie.com)

6 Fun NYC Dishes To Try This Weekend

It’s no secret that this city boasts a heck of a lot of fine restaurants and exciting food options. These are some of the dishes that everyone is talking about. From dinner to dessert, here are a few foodie highlights to try this weekend.

01/25/2013

$14 Million NY Lottery winner

Officials: New Yorkers Spent Record $9.1-Billion On State Lotto In 2012

State officials say New York gamblers plunked down a record $9.1 billion on state-sanctioned lottery games in 2012.

01/05/2013

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg (file / credit: Edward Reed / Mayor's Office)

Bloomberg Touts Record Low In Homicides In Radio Address

In his last weekly radio address for 2012, Mayor Michael Bloomberg touted the city’s achievement of an all-time record low in shootings and homicides.

12/30/2012

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie updates members of the media on damage and recovery efforts related to Superstorm Sandy on October 30, 2012 in Ewing, New Jersey. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

2012: A Big Year For New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie

From public squabbles with detractors to kudos after Superstorm Sandy, what a year 2012 has been for New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.

12/29/2012

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