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A 2-year-old boy was found dead in a restroom in this restaurant in Midtown. (Credit: CBS2)

Boy, 2, Found Dead In Midtown Restaurant Bathroom; Mother In Custody

A 2-year-old boy was found dead in a Midtown restaurant bathroom Monday afternoon, and his mother, who had been with him, was in custody.


A building burns after an explosion on 2nd Avenue on March 26, 2015 in New York City. The seven alarm fire drew firefighters from across the city. A number of injuries have been reported. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

19 Injured In Apparent Gas Explosion, Collapse At East Village Buildings

A gas explosion ripped through four buildings and ended up leveling three of them, leaving a total of 19 people injured in a bustling section of the East Village Thursday afternoon.


No. 6 train (Credit: TAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

MTA Sees 80 Percent Increase In Subway Trains Delayed By Unruly Passengers

In January, 2,300 trains were delayed due to unruly passengers starting fights, pulling the emergency brake and holding the doors, among other things, the MTA said.


Antonio Cromartie and the Jets defense (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Levittown Student Asks Friend To Prom With Help From Jets Players

This was one touchdown of a “promposal” — with the help of the New York Jets.


NYC Teen Text program. (credit: NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene)

Chirlane McCray Unveils ‘NYC Teen Text’ Program To Give Teens Easy Access To Counselors

New York City First Lady Chirlane McCray has unveiled a more modern take on the teen helpline.


Brooklyn residents say newly installed LED lights are keeping them awake at night. (Credit: Tracee Carrasco/CBS2)

Nighttime In NYC Changing From Orange To White With New LED Street Lights

Saul said the lights are great for walking, but not so great if they’re right outside your window.


Police on the scene of an accident that left a 76-year-old crossing guard fighting for her life on March 19, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

School Crossing Guard Hospitalized After Car Accident In Queens

A school crossing guard is hospitalized following a car accident in Queens.


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Survey: Nearly Three-Quarters Of Area Roads In Poor Or Mediocre Condition

The survey also found that area drivers spend about $700 in repairs due to rough roads.


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Stop Work Order Issued After Woman Is Killed By Falling Debris In Greenwich Village

The incident took place at around 6 p.m. Tuesday at West 12th Street near Seventh Avenue.


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Manhattan Pubs Prep Ahead Of St. Patrick’s Day Pandemonium

The beer room at O’Donoghues on 44th Street is full, the kegs are lined up and the plastic cups are stacked.


A teen was one of two people injured after an accident in the Longwood section of the Bronx on March 13, 2015. (credit: Meg Baker/CBS2)

Teen Critically Injured After Being Struck By U-Haul Truck In The Bronx

Two people have been injured in a crash involving a U-Haul truck and a sedan in the Bronx Friday morning.


Joseph Felice was shot six times on April 29. (credit: Handout)

Man Shot Six Times By Off-Duty NYPD Officer Speaks Out For First Time

For the first time, a man came face-to-face with the NYPD officer accused of shooting him multiple times last year.


A dirty snow pile is seen on the Upper West Side. (credit: CBS2)

New Yorkers Hope End Is Near For Mounds Of Filthy Snow

The weather is finally warming up, but New York’s sidewalks and streets are still covered with the remnants of the long, messy winter.


A Delta Airlines plane is moved several hours after it veered off the runway at LaGuardia Airport on Thursday, March 5. (Credit: CBS2)

Investigators Looking For Cause Of Delta Accident At LaGuardia Airport

The plane was removed and taken to a hanger Friday after crews spent much of the night using massive cranes to lift the 140,000-pound MD-88 aircraft, the Port Authority said.


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 Of Running Over, Killing 4-Year-Old Ariel Russo Rejects Plea Deal, But Judge Gives Him Time To Reconsider

A teenager accused of striking and killing a 4-year-old girl with an SUV will be in court Wednesday to decide whether to take a plea deal.