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Pedestrian Struck, Killed By ‘Taxi Of Tomorrow’ On Upper East Side

The incident took place at around 2 p.m. at 78th Street and Madison Avenue.

08/29/2014

A taxi is viewed on September 4, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

3 Hospitalized After Cab Jumps Upper East Side Curb

Three people were hospitalized after a cab jumped a curb on the Upper East Side Saturday morning.

07/05/2014

A pedestrian was injured after being struck by a vehicle fleeing the NYPD on March 23, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Police Chase Comes To Terrifying End At 79th And Park

A terrifying police chase came to an end at 79th Street and Park Avenue on Sunday. The high speed chase ended badly for the suspect and for a pedestrian.

03/23/2014

Ozone Park Burglary Suspect

Police Search For Suspect In 10 Burglaries In Ozone Park

Police on Tuesday were asking the public to help find a man wanted in a string of burglaries in Ozone Park, Queens.

03/04/2014

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MTA Bus, Box Truck Collide Head-On In Queens

No one was seriously injured Wednesday afternoon when a truck and a Metropolitan Transportation Authority bus collided head-on.

08/07/2013

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Street Closures Planned For Puerto Rican Day Parade

The National Puerto Rican Day Parade is set for Sunday, and police have advised the public that several roads will be closed in Midtown and on the Upper East Side.

06/08/2013

Liam Armstrong, 18, was struck and killed by a subway while attempting to cross the tracks on March 26, 2013. (credit: Image via Facebook)

L.I. Community In Shock After High School Senior Hit, Killed By Subway Train

Smithtown High School East senior Liam Armstrong, 18, died Tuesday after being hit by a Bronx-bound, No. 2 express train, police said.

03/27/2013

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Scaffold Collapses Over Out-Of-Control Car In Bay Ridge, Brooklyn

A car spun out of control and took down a light pole before becoming buried under a falling sidewalk scaffold in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn, Monday afternoon.

01/07/2013

Triathletes compete in the Aquaphor New York City Triathlon. (Credit: CBS 2)

Aquaphor New York City Triathlon Causes Commuter Alert, Road Closures

More than 3,000 triathletes competed in the 12th Annual Aquaphor New York City Triathlon, and a commuter alert was in effect on Sunday for people traveling on the west side of Manhattan.

07/08/2012

National Puerto Rican Day Parade (Credit: CBS 2)

National Puerto Rican Day Parade Takes Manhattan By Storm

Fifth Avenue once again turned into a sea of red, white and blue in honor of the Puerto Rican flag, as more than a million people are expected to turn up for one of the city’s largest parades when it’s all said and done.

06/10/2012

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Not The Best Day To Drive In NYC As Street Fairs And Block Parties Cause Traffic

Tri-State area residents are encouraged to avoid driving in New York City on Saturday, if possible. It is widely advised to take mass transit, as numerous events will cause several street closures.

06/09/2012

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Queens Residents Say Rats, Skunks From Overgrown Property Overtaking Street

Residents in Middle Village are waging war against weeds that have taken over their street and the rodents that come along with them.

09/16/2011