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Franklin Reyes is charged in the traffic accident that killed Ariel Russo, 4, on the Upper West Side in June 2013. (Credit: CBS 2)

Teen Accused In UWS Accident That Killed Girl, 4, Now Charged With Looting Apartment

The teen accused in a traffic accident that left a 4-year-old girl dead on the Upper West Side last year has now been accused of looting an apartment along with his father.

07/19/2014

Debra Goodman (center) alleged in a lawsuit that the NYPD has a practice of arresting people for videotaping officers. (Credit: CBS 2)

Woman Claims NYPD Has Practice Of Arresting People For Recording Officers

The NYPD on Tuesday was hit with a First Amendment lawsuit, alleging the department has a practice of arresting people for shooting video of officers.

07/15/2014

A surveillance image of two suspects in a home invasion and attack on a man and woman on the Upper West Side. (Credit: NYPD)

Police Release Surveillance Photos In UWS Home Invasion, Attack

Police on Tuesday released surveillance photos of two suspects who allegedly stormed into an apartment on the Upper West Side and attacked the man and woman who were inside.

07/15/2014

Police investigating slashing inside apartment building (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

Police: 2 Slashed Inside Upper West Side Apartment

The building at West End and West 104th Street has a doorman so you would think residents would be secure, but somehow at 4:45 a.m. two men got past the doorman and up the 17th floor.

07/12/2014

Scene of accident on UWS that killed 61-year-old Jean Chambers. (Credit: CBS 2)

UWS Residents Call For Change After Another Pedestrian Fatally Struck

A pedestrian was hit and killed on the Upper West Side Thursday in the same neighborhood as several other accidents this year.

07/11/2014

Ambulance (credit: clipart.com)

Police: Pedestrian Killed By SUV On Upper West Side

Jean Chambers was struck around 11 a.m. at the intersection of West 95th Street and West End Avenue by a 2004 Ford Explorer as its driver made a left turn, police said.

07/10/2014

Israelis hold Israeli flags along the road of the funeral procession of Gilad Shaer, 16, on July 1, 2014 in Hashmonaim settelment, West Bank. (Photo by Lior Mizrahi/Getty Images)

As Israel Buries Teens And World Mourns, Airstrikes Target Hamas

Hundreds of people participated in separate memorial services in the hometowns of the three teens — Eyal Yifrah, 19, Gilad Shaar, 16, and Naftali Fraenkel ahead of a joint funeral.

07/01/2014

Williams Residence on 95th Street and West End Avenue (Credit: CBS 2)

UWS Senior Citizens Oppose Plan To Relocate Residence To East Harlem

Some Upper West Side senior citizens claim they’re being forced from their homes at the Williams Residence on 95th Street and West End Avenue.

06/17/2014

Alexander Imich

World’s Oldest Man Dies In New York City

The world’s oldest man, a retired chemist and parapsychologist, died in New York City this past weekend.

06/09/2014

A Citi Bike user pedals off from a bicycle station in New York City. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Cops On UWS Cracking Down On Law Breaking Bike Riders

Police on the Upper West Side have been cracking down on bike riders who are running red lights, riding on sidewalks, and those who ride on the wrong side of the street.

05/27/2014

Cooper Stock (Credit: CBS 2)

Sources To CBS 2: Cabbie Won’t Be Charged In Accident That Killed Cooper Stock, 9

The driver of the cab that struck and killed 9-year-old Cooper Stock on the Upper West Side this past winter will not face criminal charges, sources told CBS 2.

05/22/2014

After Years Of Criticism, De Blasio Halts 911 Upgrade Project

Mayor Bill de Blasio has halted an upgrade project for the 911 system, and has ordered a multi-agency review of delays, errors, and cost overruns.

05/19/2014

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NYC’s Best Bars With Board Games

Connect Four, Apples To Apples and Sorry! aren’t just for kids. Check out NYC’s best bars with board games the next time you’re feeling competitive.

05/19/2014

Scene of slashing on Upper West Side on May 17, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

Police: 2 Women Slashed On Upper West Side Street

According to police, a woman had attacked the pair at Amsterdam Avenue and 88th Street around 3:30 p.m.

05/17/2014

UWS Package Theft Suspect Arrest

CBS 2 Exclusive: Neighbor Steps In After String Of Package Thefts On UWS

Surveillance cameras captured a man stealing packages seconds after a delivery on the Upper West Side, and one neighbor decided he had to take action.

05/15/2014

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