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Severe weather took out a tree on East 29th Street and Clarendon Rd in Brooklyn. (Credit: pjudelson)

Severe Weather Unleashes Floods, Takes Out Trees, Leaves Many In Dark

Severe weather took down trees in the Bayside, Bay Terrace, and Whitestone sections of Queens on Thursday.

07/30/2015

Mayor Bill de Blasio gives an update on the Legionnaires' disease outbreak in the South Bronx on July 30, 2015. (Credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

City Pinpoints Two Sources Of Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreak In Bronx

Since July 10, the city has identified 46 cases of Legionnaires’ disease, all in the South Bronx, with two deaths, the mayor said.

07/30/2015

NYC Health Commissioner Dr. Mary Travis Bassett talks about Legionnaire's outbreak in the Bronx. (Credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Health Department: Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreak In South Bronx Sickens 31

Symptoms of Legionnaires’ disease include headache, fatigue, loss of appetite, confusion and diarrhea. Symptoms appear between 2-10 days after exposure to Legionella bacteria.

07/29/2015

Saxon Woods Park pool

Tri-State Area Residents Try To Stay Cool During Summer Scorcher

The day’s 95-degree heat had New Yorkers working out their coping strategies.

07/28/2015

A look at the metal detectors at the Yankee Stadium gates in the Bronx on Opening Day, April 6, 2015. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

NY State Senator Working On Legislation For Metal Detectors At Theaters, Stadiums And Malls

The move comes amid a string of mass shooting events across the country.

07/28/2015

The interior of a Fiat Chrysler Jeep Grand Cherokee is seen on a sales lot as the company announced it is recalling about 1.4 million Dodges, Jeeps, Rams and Chryslers vehicles equipped with certain radios on July 24, 2015 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Fiat Chrysler Recalls 1.4M Vehicles To Prevent Hacking

Fiat Chrysler has decided to recall about 1.4 million cars and trucks in the U.S. just days after two hackers detailed how they were able to take control of a Jeep Cherokee SUV over the Internet.

07/24/2015

Alligator captured in Inwood

NYPD, Animal Care & Control Capture Alligator Walking Down Inwood Street

The alligator was taken away by Animal Care and Control.

07/23/2015

New York Police Department Commisioner Bill Bratton (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Bill Bratton Says He Won’t Serve As Police Commissioner If De Blasio Is Re-elected

If de Blasio is re-elected in 2017, or if a new mayor wanted to keep him, Bratton said he would probably not be able to do the job.

07/23/2015

Eric Schneiderman (Photo/ericschneiderman.com)

National Children’s Leukemia Foundation Accused Of Lying About Programs, Use Of Funds

Fuchs said the charity run by Zvi Shor spent most of the money on fundraising and salaries, and less than 1 percent on kids with leukemia.

07/21/2015

jail-cell

Westchester Officials: Synthetic Marijuana Likely To Blame For Sickening 13 Inmates

The inmates were overcome with the same of symptoms, which included vomiting, sudden agitation, hallucinations and going into a catatonic state, officials said.

07/21/2015

U.S. Rep. Michael Grimm leaves US District Court in Brooklyn on December 23, 2014. (Michael Graae/Getty Images)

Former Rep. Michael Grimm Sentenced To 8 Months In Prison For Tax Evasion

Grimm pleaded guilty back in December in a case stemming from an investigation of his campaign financing.

07/17/2015

New York City police officers stand guard at a military recruiting center in Times Square July 16, 2015 in New York City. The added security comes after a gunman this morning in Chattanooga, Tennessee first sprayed with bullets a military recruiting station at a strip mall, before moving to another location more than seven miles away where he shot and killed four U.S. Marines at an operational support center operated by the U.S. Navy, according to published reports. The gunman was also killed.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

NYPD Increases Security After Tennessee Military Facility Massacre

A gunman unleashed a hail of bullets into two military facilities in Chattanooga, Tennessee Thursday, in what has been deemed an act of domestic terrorism.

07/16/2015

NYPD officers in Times Square on Wednesday, March 4. (Credit: CBS2)

Feds, NYPD Dismantle Alleged Street Gang In Brooklyn

On Thursday, officials said a 75-count indictment was unsealed in federal court in Brooklyn.

07/16/2015

Children play on the Big Piano, made famous by the movie "Big," in FAO Schwarz on July 14, 2015. (Credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Playtime Over At FAO Schwarz On Fifth Avenue

There have been rumblings that FAO Schwarz, owned by Toys R Us, is close to a deal for a new flagship store in Times Square.

07/15/2015

Firefighters respond to a building collapse on Fulton Street in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, on July 14, 2015. (Credit: @avram/Twitter)

3 Injured As Vacant Building Collapses In Brooklyn

The four-story building at Fulton Street near Tompkins Avenue in Bedford-Stuyvesant collapsed at around 2:30 p.m.

07/14/2015

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