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Police say weapons and explosive devices were found in a Fairfield home (credit: CBS 2)

Fairfield Police Chief Injured In Crash

Fairfield Police Chief Gary MacNamara was waiting for the light to change at Reef and Post roads around 9:30 a.m. Tuesday when his unmarked police cruiser was struck from behind by a BMW SUV.

5 hours ago

Former Mayor Rudy Giuliani speaks to demonstrators on the opening night of "The Death Of Klinghoffer" at the Met. (Credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Hundreds Protest Met Premiere Of ‘The Death of Klinghoffer’

Some big-name politicians joined protesters in a growing firestorm against an opera they say glorifies Palestinian terrorists.

22 hours ago

Emergency workers on the scene of a collapsed floor which trapped two workers in Mineola on Oct. 17, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Two Construction Workers Trapped When Ceiling Collapses In Mineola

The collapse happened inside the old Social Services building, which is now being turned into a family court in Mineola.

10/17/2014

Dr. Thomas Balsisac speaks about a patient being treated with Ebola-like symptoms at Yale-New Haven Hospital on Oct. 16, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Preliminary Test Results Show Patient At Yale-New Haven Hospital Does Not Have Ebola

A patient with Ebola-like symptoms being treated at Yale-New Haven Hospital has been placed in isolation in stable condition, hospital officials said Thursday.

10/16/2014

Ditmas Park fatal home invasion (CBS 2)

Brooklyn Man Shot Dead During Home Invasion In Ditmas Park

The incident took place at 379 Rugby Road at around 10:45 a.m.

10/15/2014

Two people were rescued after a small boat capsized in the Raritan Bay off Staten Island on Oct. 14, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

1 Dead, 1 Injured After Small Boat Capsizes In Raritan Bay Off Staten Island

Video from the scene showed only the hull of the small vessel visible above the water.

10/14/2014

Malala Yousafzai  on September 3, 2013.  (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Human Rights Group, Plan USA, Calls Malala Yousafzai A Beacon Of Hope

The honor coincides with the International Day of the Girl.

10/10/2014

Customs officers & passenger take precautions during an Ebola scare at Newark International Airport. (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

Mayor Bill De Blasio At Ebola Roundtable: NYC Is Ready

The mayor convened a meeting of city agencies at City Hall on Thursday as a display of readiness against the spread of the deadly virus.

10/09/2014

Rescuers on the scene after a truck crashed into a bagel shop in Forest Hills on Oct. 8, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Truck Crashes Into Bagel Shop In Forest Hills, Queens; 6 Injured

The incident took place at around 10 a.m. at 76th Road and Queens Boulevard.

10/08/2014

Sayreville High School (credit: CBS 2)

Some Parents, Students Upset After Sayreville High School Cancels Football Season Amid Hazing Allegations

Some parents and students aren’t happy after Sayreville High School officials canceled the entire football season amid hazing allegations.

10/07/2014

The Left Coast Lifter has a 328-foot boom and can lift 1,900 tons. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Monster Crane Arrives At New Tappan Zee Bridge Project Site

The 400-foot-long Left Coast Lifter — which has been nicknamed the “I Lift NY Super Crane” by officials in Albany — traveled from Jersey City, New Jersey, up the Hudson River, on Monday morning.

10/06/2014

Sen. Menendez proposes legislation to curb flow of counterfeit dresses into U.S. (Credit: Sen. Menendez's Office)

Sen. Menendez Cracks Down On Counterfeit Wedding And Prom Gowns Entering US

An estimated 700,000 counterfeit bridal and prom dresses make their way into the country each year, costing U.S. shops over $1 billion a year, Menendez said.

10/03/2014

Classroom (file/credit: clipart.com)

Brooklyn High School Teacher Accused Of Sending Explicit Photo To Teen Student Faces More Charges

A New York City high school teacher accused last month of sending an explicit photograph to a 16-year-old student is facing additional charges, including kidnapping.

09/30/2014

(Credit: Al Jones/1010 WINS)

Mayor De Blasio Signs Order Expanding Living Wage Law

Mayor Bill de Blasio has signed an executive order expanding New York City’s living-wage law, increasing the hourly rate to $13.13 from $11.90.

09/30/2014

Neil Diamond performs at Erasmus Hall High School in Brooklyn on Monday, Sept. 29. (Credit: CBS 2)

Legendary Singer Neil Diamond Performs Free Pop-Up Concert At Erasmus Hall In Brooklyn

The legendary singer revealed the location on Twitter Monday morning. The concert came in anticipation of the release of Diamond’s latest album, “Melody Road.”

09/29/2014

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