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Hazmat teams were sent to the tow pound at Twelfth Avenue and 38th Street after a car with radioactive materials was found. (Credit: CBS 2)

Hazmat Team Sent After Radioactive Material Is Found In Impounded Car

A hazardous materials team was sent to the tow pound at Pier 76 on the Hudson River Monday afternoon, after a vehicle containing radioactive material was discovered.

08/25/2014

FILE - A police car patrols in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

NYPD Investigating Hudson River Death As Homicide

The NYPD said on Saturday that the unidentified man had sustained a head injury.

08/23/2014

Tappan Zee Bridge as seen from Chopper 880 on May 13, 2014. (Photo by Tom Kaminski, WCBS Newsradio 880)

Tours Sail Through Tappan Zee’s Past, Present And Future

The first of the two sold-out tours aboard the River Rose was being held Tuesday. The second is scheduled for Sept. 4.

08/12/2014

Sen. Robert Menendez speaks at a news conference on Aug. 8, 2014. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

NY, NJ Lawmakers Call For Eliminating Tourist Helicopter Flights Along Hudson River

Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ), Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) were among many who called for a ban on tourist helicopters along the waterway, saying they create an unacceptable racket and cause safety concerns.

08/08/2014

Residents of West New York, New Jersey say concerts at Pier 97 can be heard all the way across the Hudson River. (Credit: CBS 2)

NJ Residents: Concerts At Manhattan Venue Are Making Noise Across Hudson

Some New Jersey residents have been getting a front-row seat to the summer’s hottest shows, but not everyone has been thrilled with the free music.

07/28/2014

The boat police say was involved in a deadly crash on the Hudson River near the Tappan Zee Bridge. (credit: CBS 2)

A Year After Deadly Hudson River Boat Crash Driver Faces Two Years In Prison

Saturday marks the one-year anniversary of a Hudson River boat crash that killed a bride-to-be and her groom’s best man.

07/26/2014

Two men rescue woman from Hudson River in Hoboken on July 19, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

Two Men Help Rescue Woman From Hudson River In Hoboken

The Good Samaritans can been seen on cell phone video jumping into the Hudson to help a woman who had apparently jumped into the water.

07/19/2014

Tappan Zee Bridge Construction

Westchester Officials Join Opposition Of Tappan Zee Bridge Loan

Panel to vote on whether loan that normally goes to sewer projects should help pay for new Tappan Zee Bridge.

07/16/2014

Giant Rubik's Cube floats along Hudson River on July 11, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Giant Rubik’s Cube Being Towed Along Hudson River

Don’t worry, you’re not seeing things…that is indeed a giant Rubik’s Cube floating along the Hudson River.

07/11/2014

USS Slater heads up Hudson River on June 30, 2014. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

World War II Warship Heads Back To Albany After Undergoing Repairs On Staten Island

The destroyer escort USS Slater is the last of its kind afloat in the U.S. and is a floating museum from April through November.

06/30/2014

A fire broke out on a pedestrian pier along the Hudson River in Edgewater on June 25, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Fire Breaks Out On Pedestrian Pier Along Hudson River In Edgewater

Investigators are trying to determine what ignited the flames on a pedestrian pier along the Hudson River in Edgewater.

06/25/2014

Jojo John (credit: handout)

Boat Driver Pleads Guilty In Fatal Hudson River Crash That Killed Bride-To-Be, Best Man

Jojo John pleaded guilty to two counts of vehicular manslaughter. He’ll serve two years in jail.

06/09/2014

New Tappan Zee Bridge pilings (Credit: CBS 2)

Officials Give Media Tour Of Tappan Zee Bridge Construction

Those who are building the new Tappan Zee Bridge took reporters, including CBS 2’s Lou Young and WCBS 880’s Peter Haskell, on a tour of the progress being made.

06/05/2014

Omotayo Adeoye (Credit: CBS 2)

Police: Body Matches Description Of High School Student Who Waded Into Hudson River

A body was pulled Tuesday from the Hudson River offshore from Washington Heights, and police said the body matched the description of a Harlem high school student who waded into the river last week.

06/03/2014

Omotayo Adeoye (Credit: CBS 2)

Horrified Onlookers Watch As Teen Wades Into Hudson River, Disappears

According to police, Omotayo Adeoye, a student at the High School for Math, Science and Engineering at City College, jumped into the Hudson River after allegedly being caught cheating on a test.

05/31/2014

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