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Cherry Lee Young, an aide at a Bronx nursing home has been accused of fatally striking a resident. (Credit: CBS2)

Bronx Nursing Home Aide Charged In Death Of 77-Year-Old Patient

Cherrylee Young has been charged with criminally negligent homicide, felony assault and endangering the welfare of an adult.

12/15/2014

A car slammed into a Forever 21 store in Herald Square on Wednesday, Dec. 10. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Sources: Driver In Herald Square Crash Was Drunk, Had Crack Pipes In Car

A driver is facing seven serious charges, including DWI and criminal possession of a controlled substance, after her car jumped a curb in Herald Square Wednesday night, injuring six people.

12/11/2014

Opponents of carriage horses in New York City rally on the steps of City Hall on Dec. 8, 2014. (credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

Dueling Rallies Held As City Council Considers Ban On Horse-Drawn Carriages

The New York City Council is considering bill Monday that would ban horse-drawn carriage rides in the city. Supporters and opponents, meanwhile, were staging rallies on the steps of City Hall.

12/08/2014

(Credit: Sonia Rincon/CBS2)

Protesters Crowd Stores, Shut Down FDR Drive Again Over Grand Jury Decision In Eric Garner Case

Demonstrators are expected to gather in Union Square Friday afternoon, a day after an estimated 10,000 people marched across New York City on Thursday.

12/05/2014

Some motor oil products now banned by New Jersey. (credit: Levon Putney/WCBS 880)

New Jersey Bans 19 Motor Oil Products Over Viscosity Discrepancies

The State Office of Weights and Measures said lab testing showed the viscosity on labels of the banned oil did not match the oil itself.

12/04/2014

City officials announce the number of new HIV diagnoses in New York City has reached an all-time low. (credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

HIV Cases Hit All-Time Low In NYC

The city’s Department of Health released the good news on Monday — World AIDS Day.

12/01/2014

Jason “J.J.” Rivera (left) and Elijah “Papito” Martinez speak on Nov. 28, 2014. (credit: Sonia Rincon/CBS2)

Children Rescued From Snowbank In Newburgh Speak Out

Two boys who had been trapped for hours under a huge pile of snow in Newburgh are speaking out about their ordeal.

11/28/2014

FDNY truck/file (credit: Stan Honda/AFP/GettyImages)

Firefighters Brave Smoke-Filled House To Save 6-Year-Old In Brooklyn

A firefighter raced into the second floor of a blazing Brooklyn home to save a small child trapped in a bedroom.

11/25/2014

Firefighters respond to a blaze at 139th Street and Frederick Douglass Boulevard in Harlem on Nov. 25, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Large Fire Tears Through Building In Harlem

The building at 139th Street and Frederick Douglass Boulevard broke out in flames at around 9:15 a.m.

11/25/2014

The NYPD is investigating a police-involved shooting in Brooklyn that left one man dead on Nov. 20, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Sources To CBS2: Officer Accidentally Shot Unarmed Man While Opening Door With Gun In Hand

An unarmed and unsuspecting man was shot in the chest and killed by a rookie police officer in the inside the stairwell of a Brooklyn housing complex late Thursday, and police officials have said it appeared to be accidental.

11/21/2014

Gowanus residents protest a parole facility. (Credit: CBS2)

Safety Among Concerns For Gowanus Residents Protesting Parole Facility

If the state has its way thousands of state parolees will start reporting to a massive facility on Second Ave in January, but a lawsuit from neighbors is trying to stop that from happening.

11/20/2014

People ride the New York City subway into Manhattan  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

MTA Plans New Campaign Reminding Commuters To Be Courteous To Each Other

Among the behaviors they’re hoping to correct: Hogging multiple seats and taking over the entire pole in a subway car.

11/18/2014

Window washer Juan Lopez (CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Window Washer Talks About Experience In 1 WTC Scaffold Mishap

Investigators are looking into the collapse of a World Trade Center scaffold that left two window washers dangling 68 stories above the street.

11/13/2014

Police on the scene of a robbery in the Diamond District on Nov. 11, 2014. (credit: Tony Aiello/CBS 2)

Search On For Men Who Robbed Store In Diamond District

Investigators remained in the famed Diamond District in Midtown late into the night Tuesday, after police say armed robbers boldly tricked their way into a building, robbed a store, and pistol-whipped the owner.

11/11/2014

A man rolls a joint (file/credit: PABLO PORCIUNCULA/AFP/Getty Images)

NYPD To Begin Issuing Tickets For Low-Level Marijuana Offenses

Police Commissioner William Bratton announced Monday that officers will now be allowed to issue simple summonses for certain low-level marijuana offenses, rather than making arrests.

11/10/2014

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