Staten Island

The Rev. Al Sharpton (Photo by Michael Graae/Getty Images)

Sharpton Fires Back At NY Post Report Saying Eric Garner’s Daughter Slammed Him

The New York Post, citing a video released by conservative activist James O’Keefe, claims that Eric Garner’s daughter is caught on video saying Sharpton is only interested in money.



The 5 Best Restaurants On Staten Island

Staten Island is serving up some of the best food in New York City.


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NYPD: Staten Island Man Arrested In Vandalism Of American Flag Murals

Last Thursday, at least two murals were tagged with anti-semitic and hateful messages, according to the NYPD.


Photo of suspect wanted for grand larceny in "handle surfing" incidents (Credit: NYPD)

Police Seek Woman In Series Of ‘Handle Surfing’ Thefts In Staten Island & Brooklyn

The woman is suspected in five cases in which pocketbooks containing bank cards and cash were removed as well as cell phones.


Governor Andrew Cuomo (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Gov. Cuomo Sets Special Election Date To Replace Grimm

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has set a May 5 date for a congressional special election to replace Michael Grimm, the Staten Island congressman who resigned last month after pleading guilty to tax evasion.


Coptic Christian Bishop David and Cardinal Timothy Dolan on Thursday, Feb. 19. (Credit: Jim Smith/WCBS 880)

Cardinal Dolan Offers Prayer, Support For Coptic Christians After ISIS Massacre

Cardinal Timothy Dolan showed his support for Coptic Christians at a prayer service on Thursday, after the massacre of 21 followers of the faith by Islamic State militants.


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Vandals Write Anti-Semitic Messages On American Flag Murals On Staten Island

Vandalism on Staten Island has turned up in the form of hateful messages on outdoor works of art.


Surveillance images of a suspect and a getaway car in the theft of $1,300 from a Dunkin' Donuts on Staten Island. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: 1 Man Left $1,300 On Counter At S.I. Dunkin’ Donuts, Next Man Stole It

The search was under way Wednesday for a man who stole $1,300 that another man left on the counter at a Dunkin’ Donuts on Staten Island.


Debbie Nocerino (inset) helped save NYPD Officer Vincenzo Trabolse in a crash on Staten Island in February 2015. (Credit: CBS2)

Staten Island Woman Talks About Helping Police Officer After Car Crash

A Staten Island mother helped save a police officer in distress earlier this month, when the officer’s unmarked squad car crashed into a front yard.


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Man Killed After Slamming Into Utility Pole On Staten Island

A man is dead after his vehicle struck a utility pole early Tuesday in the Mariners Harbor section of Staten Island.


Scott LoBaido is embarking on a six-month trip across the country to pay tribute to veterans in a personal and patriotic way. (credit:

Staten Island Artist On Mission To Paint American Flag In Every State

Scott LoBaido said he is on a mission to paint a three dimensional version of the American flag on one veteran’s post in every state.


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NYC’s 4 Best Ice Skating Rinks

At New York City rinks, you’ll join native and non-native New Yorkers as they glide, spin, jump, and, yes, even wipe out.


Rocky the dog may be permanently blind after he was splashed with ammonia in a Staten Island backyard, his owners say. (Credit: CBS 2)

Staten Island Woman Pleads Guilty After Dog’s Eyes Are Doused With Ammonia

A Staten Island woman has pleaded guilty to animal cruelty charges, following charges that she threw ammonia in a dog’s eyes.


Celine Sahin was tied up and beaten in a home invasion on Staten Island. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Staten Island Woman Recalls Horror Of Being Tied Up, Beaten In Own Home

In a story right out of a horror movie, a young mother was tied up, beaten and nearly killed in her own home in the middle of the day.


Karen Shearon is accused of threatening to blow up her daughter's school on Staten Island when her daughter failed the Regents Exam. (Credit: CBS2)

Staten Island Mom Accused Of Threatening To Blow Up Daughter’s School

A Staten Island mother stood accused Friday of threatening to blow up her daughter’s school after her daughter failed an exam.